Can You Believe They Made Gwen Verdon Audition?!
Okay, so technically this happened in 1972, but it’s still tacky! Gwen Verdon, already a Tony winner, was forced to audition for a role in the Broadway-bound play The Children! The Children! Two exclamation points and no class! SMH. This year’s Fosse/Verdon revisited the ignominious incident, featuring a extraordinary Michelle Williams as Verdon.