a collection of my favorite women characters in musical theatre, part II
01. the sound of music (the sound of music); maria rainer // 02. cabaret (cabaret); sally bowles // 03. she used to be mine (waitress); jenna hunterson // 04. before it’s over (dogfight); rose fenny // 05. losing my mind (follies); sally durant plummer // 06. satisifed (hamilton); angelica schuyler // 07. days and days (fun home); helen bechdel // 08. shall i tell you what i think of you (the king and i); anna leonowens // 09. look to the rainbow (finian’s rainbow); sharon mclonergan // 10. so in love (kiss me, kate); lilli vanessi // 11. i can do better than that (the last five years); cathy // 12. the light in the piazza (the light in the piazza); clara johnson // 13. feed the birds (mary poppins); mary poppins // 14. everybody loves louis (sunday in the park with george); dot // 15. will he like me? (she loves me); amalia balash // 16. flying away (fun home); alison bechdel // 17. i’m here (the color purple) celie
Follies, Melody Top Theatre, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (July 1977)
In 1977 Dorothy Collins reprised her role as Sally Durant Plummer in the Milwaukee Melody Top Theatre production of Follies; here there is her rendition ofLosing My Mindfrom a soundboard of that production.