we were there
for the opening
This episode features a woman that became a Bluebell in the opening cast of Jubilee and then went on to create her own showgirl troupes all over the world in the 1980s. Anne Marie O’Connor shares her Showgirl story And how that time shaped her life today.
We discuss how the Bluebell training she received while performing 13 shows a week informed her standards and creative direction of her own productions later on. Also discussed was the opening and closing of Jubilee, as she was there for both. Listen to hear her special connection to the final cast.