is an American actress and singer, with credits in musical theatre, film and television.In 1999, she won a Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown on Broadway.I grew up believing, and continue to believe, that I am a screw-up, that growing up with my family and friends, I had nothing to offer in any conversation.But when I started writing, suddenly there was something that I brought to the party that was at a high-enough level." After graduating from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Musical Theatre in 1983, Sorkin moved to New York City where he spent much of the 1980s as a struggling, sporadically employed actor One weekend, while housesitting at a friend's place he found an IBM Selectric typewriter, started typing, and "felt a phenomenal confidence and a kind of joy that [he] had never experienced before in [his] life." He continued writing and eventually put together his first play, Removing All Doubt, which he sent to his old Syracuse theatre teacher, Arthur Storch, who was impressed.
"She hosted and I was presenting an award." Pavelka added that "she's the one who has the talent" and that things are going "great" in their relationship. "Actually, she has a concert on the 15th at Lincoln Center [in New York City] so she's rehearsing and I'm staying out of her way." PHOTOS: Stars dating much taller men .In 1997, she made her Broadway debut in Steel Pier, winning a Theatre World Award.Besides You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and Wicked, Chenoweth's stage work includes five City Center Encores!Can I loosely '— and that's the key word, loosely —' base a character on you? Hayes describes much of her personal history to Vanity Fair journalist Martha O'Dell in "The Long Lead Story".Hayes was born in Brighton, Michigan to a father who worked in a paper processing plant and a mother who was a secretary in a doctor's office.