DEBBIE GRAVITTE

successfulpeeps

Born September 29, 1954 (age 61) Los Angeles, California, U.S. Occupation Singer, actress Spouse(s) Beau Gravitte; 3 children Website http://www.debbiegravitte.com 

 

Debbie Shapiro Gravitte (born September 29, 1954) is an American actress and singer.

Shapiro was born in Los Angeles, California, and went on to make her Broadway debut in the chorus of They’re Playing Our Song in 1979. Additional Broadway credits include Blues in the Night, Zorba, Les Misérables, Chicago, and Jerome Robbins’ Broadway, for which she won the Tony for Best Featured Actress in a Musical. She was nominated for the Drama Desk Award for Jerome Robbins’ Broadway and the Frank Loesser revue Perfectly Frank. Her sole screen credit to date is the 2000 Jacqueline Susann biopic Isn’t She Great, in which she portrayed singer Eydie Gormé. Her solo album Part of Your World celebrates the songs of Alan Menken, and she is featured on the recording Unsung Sondheim.

On October 27, 2012, Shapiro Gravitte starred in the Broadway-style musical Loving the Silent Tears, which premiered in Los Angeles, California.

She is married to actor/singer Beau Gravitte; the couple has three children.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s