Carol Channing's Most Memorable Moments
Posted in Entertainment on Jan 17th, 2019
Carol Channing is one of the most original yet powerfully iconic performers of all time. Her sharp, playful acting talents were topped only by her unique trademark vocal abilities. Her energy could brighten any stage and pour life into any musical piece, securing her place in the hearts of theatergoers for many generations. These are 15 of her most popular and memorable moments, plus a little more about her along the way.
15. "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes"
Carol Channing was first introduced on Broadway in the musical “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes”. The lively production was based on a best-selling novel by Anita Loos. It was the comical story of an American nightclub singer and her journey to perform in Paris. “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes” opened on Broadway in 1949 and ran for 740 performances.