She acted in George and Ira Gershwin's musical, "Crazy for You," at the Prince Edward Theatre in London, England with Kirby Ward, Ruthie Henshall, Chris Langham, Don Fellows, Amanda Prior, and Shaun Scott in the cast. Mike Ockrent was director. Susan Stroman was choreographer.
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I think I was the first glamorous British comedienne - I had blonde hair and not bad legs. I wasn't like the eccentric Nellie Wallace but being glamorous made it harder. You had to time the gags perfectly
In 1949 she announced her engagement to actor Barry Wicks
, only to declare, nearly two years later, while in a summer show at Bexhill-on-Sea, that she was "too busy" for marriage. She never married and was survived by two brothers.
The "Lucille Ball" of the United Kingdom.