Valerie Kathryn Harper (August 22, 1939 – August 30, 2019) was an American actress. She began her career as a dancer on Broadway, making her debut in the musical Take Me Along in 1959.
Christine Ebersole (born February 21, 1953) is an American actor and singer. She has appeared in film , television , and on stage . She starred in the Broadway musicals 42nd Street and Grey Gardens , winning two Tony Awards .