Patti LuPone

Patti Ann LuPone (born April 21, 1949) is an American singer and actress, known for her Tony Award-winning performance as Eva Perón in the 1979 stage musical Evita and for her Olivier Award-winning performance as Fantine in the original London cast of Les Misérables. She is also known for her Tony Award winning performance as Mama Rose in the 2008 revival of Gypsy: A Musical Fable.