Alice Playten

Alice Playten


Alice Playten, who lent her quirky persona and comic voice to a memorable string of Broadway and Off-Broadway musical performances from the 1960s onward, died on June 25 2011 at Sloan Kettering Hospital in New York City. The cause was heart failure, said Sandee Cohen, her friend and neighbor. She was 63.

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  • Born: Aug 28, 1947 in New York, NY, USA
  • Death: Jun 25, 2011 in New York, NY


Drama Desk Award
1989 Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play Spoils of War Nominee
Theatre World Awards
1968 Theatre World Award Henry, Sweet Henry Winner
Tony Award
1968 Best Featured Actress in a Musical Henry, Sweet Henry Nominee