1. Elaine Stritch
Signature role: Joanne in Company
2. Carol Burnett
Signature roles: Princess Winnifred in Once Upon a Mattress, Miss Hannigan in the film adaptation of Annie
3. Chita Rivera
Signature roles: Anita in West Side Story, Velma Kelly in Chicago
4. George Hearn
Signature roles: Sweeney Todd in Sweeney Todd, Albin in La Cage aux Folles
5. Liza Minnelli
Signature role: Sally Bowles in the film adaptation of Cabaret
6. Angela Lansbury
Signature roles: Mame in Mame, Mrs. Lovett in Sweeney Todd
7. Stephen Sondheim
Signature works: Company, Follies, A Little Night Music
8. Julie Andrews
Signature roles: Eliza Doolittle in My Fair Lady, Maria in the film adaptation of The Sound of Music
9. Joel Grey
Signature roles: Emcee in Cabaret, The Wizard in Wicked
10. Barbra Streisand
Signature role: Fanny Brice in Funny Girl
11. Len Cariou
Signature roles: Sweeney Todd in Sweeney Todd, Fredrik in A Little Night Music
12. Carol Channing
Signature roles: Dolly in Hello Dolly, Lorelei Lee in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
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