(1990-91 Season) Stage: Appeared in Noel Gay
, L. Arthur Rose
and Douglas Furber
's musical, "Me and My Girl," at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, NJ, with James Brennan, Judy Blazer and George S. Irving in the cast. Tony Parise was director / choreographer. Michael Anania was scenic designer. Phil Monat was lighting ...
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I was born a character person. I was always eccentric, never a conventional beauty. I grew up in the Depression, the youngest of four kids. I wanted to make people laugh, because making my family laugh helped us forget our concerns. And I found that I could do it.
Assumed the role of feisty accompanist Jeannette in the Broadway production of "The Full Monty" in 2001 when its originator, Kathleen Freeman
, became ill with cancer. After Freeman's death, Connell played it for a year on Broadway, then toured for more than a year.