10/21/1924 - 4/5/2015
Remembering the life, death and Tonys legacy of Julie Wilson
NEW YORK (AP) — Julie Wilson, a musical theater actress and cabaret star who earned a Tony Award nomination and was cheered for her ability to harness the songs of Stephen Sondheim and Cole Porter, has died. She was 90.
Christopher Denny, Wilson's friend, said she died Sunday in New York after having suffered two strokes over the last several days.
Upon learning the news of her death, the Broadway icon Kristin Chenoweth tweeted: "Broadway's loss. Heaven's gain."