Carol Burnett, Texas’ sensational and multi talented entertainer is bringing her signature show to Riverside Theater!
Carol Creighton Burnett was born in San Antonio in 1933 and is an actress, comedian, singer, and writer. She began her journey in the performance arts by studying theater and musical comedy at UCLA and later, she moved to New York to pursue a career in musical comedy. She started performing at night clubs there and had a breakthrough when she got a role in the 1959 musical comedy Once Upon a Mattress. It wasn’t long before she made her TV debut by appearing on The Garry Moore Show. She appeared on the show for 3 years and in 1967 she became the star of her own show, The Carol Burnett Show. It ran for 11 years and featured film parodies, character pieces, and many memorable characters Carol had created. She’s received many accolades including 6 Emmy Awards (for Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program or Series, Outstanding Variety Series – Musical, Outstanding Music-Variety Series, Outstanding Comedy-Variety or Music Series, and Outstanding Guest Actress in a Comedy Series), 2 Golden Globe Awards (for Best TV Star – Female and Best TV Actress – Musical or Comedy), a Peabody Personal Award for her comedic performances, and a Screen Actors Guild Lifetime Achievement Award.
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