After Freddie Got His Tony Honor, His Fave “Congrats” Was from “Stro.”
Webmaster’s Note: “Stro” is Susan Stroman, recipient of 5 Tony Awards, 2 Laurence Olivier Awards, 5 Drama Desk Awards, 8 Outer Critics Circle Awards, a record 4 Fred Astaire Awards, the Lucille Lortel Award and the George Abbott Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Theater. Ms. Stroman’s exact “congrats” were as follows:
Congratulations on your Tony Award!
You so deserve it!
Lots of love,
Webmaster’s Note: To which Freddie replied:
OUT OF 869 E MAILS, LETTERS, PHONE CALLS ……..
IS THE WINNER OF THE ‘CONGRATS’ AWARD…..
THANK YOU DARLING SUSAN…
I AM APPRECIATIVE OF THE AWARD…OF YOU……OF FRIENDS AND WARM WISHES……
& FEEL LIKE SALLY FIELD ACCEPTING AN OSCAR WITH: “YOU LOVE ME…YOU REALLY LOVE ME…..ETC..”
WITH WARMTH AND AFFECTION AND MEMORIES…
If you haven’t seen Freddie’s post on his Tony Honor yet, click this link: Freddie Comments on Tony Honor