(1966-1967 season) She played Blanche Dubois in Tennessee Williams' play, "A Streetcar Named Desire," at the Trinity Repertory Company Theatre in Providence, Rhode Island. Adrian Hall was director. Lynn Pecktal was set designer. John Lehmeyer was costume designer. Robert Morgan was lighting designer. Richard Cumming was ...
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The choice of roles as I grow older gets more and more limited, so if I pin myself to one kind of part I would get in trouble. So, these oddball ladies came along for me to do--I guess Terry Gilliam
helped in this respect. I have found them more interesting, flashier and I get more mileage out of them. Many times, when a director reads a script and wants somebody who says "Far out", then they let...
When she was acting in plays, she didn't have any mentors; she'd watched everybody else, including the director, because the director was responsible for the total and Helmond was a piece of it, hence, she listened to the director.
Frequently playing glamourous mothers