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People make snap judgments about me that are frequently misguided.

People make snap judgments about me that are frequently misguided.

People are at their happiest if they are true to themselves. I think that applies to their chosen profession, friends and relationships. It goes for your health too. If you are true to yourself, it seems to me everything should work out pretty well. ---->>>

I've never danced professionally as a ballet dancer, but all of my training is ballet, and I am a Fosse dancer. ---->>>

When I was born, they put casts on my legs 'cause I had some kind of dysplasia or something. My legs were all messed up. ---->>>

Anything that I do, I try to make it as good as I possibly can. ---->>>

Certainly the life of a dancer is very difficult. The training is very hard and relentlessly grueling. ---->>>

I am a very complicated person. ---->>>

I've seen some very beautiful drag queens. ---->>>

When you're a dancer who is injured, you are at the bottom of the food chain. We are so replaceable. ---->>>

I don't see myself as a diva at all. ---->>>

Shakespeare feels very natural to me. ---->>>

I don't see my dancing or acting as two separate things. I don't define them separately, so I can't say one has helped the other, It's all the same thing. More than anything I love being on stage and performing. ---->>>

I've been on stage since I was 7. That's where I'd rather be than anywhere else. Just because you can do a bunch of things doesn't mean you are a bunch of things. I can act. I can sing. But I am a dancer. ---->>>

In New York I was always offered the hot, sexy roles. But in L.A. I was offered the plain, dowdy roles. It says a lot about the difference between the coasts. ---->>>

One of the things that's great about doing a show over and over again... is that you have to find ways to make it spontaneous, as though everything is happening for the first time... to continue to mine the material and find new things. ---->>>

I am just a plain Jew; I mean have no training. ---->>>

I'm not a performer who will come on stage and tell you everything about my life. It's just not who I am. ---->>>

I've been very fortunate in my collaborators throughout my career. ---->>>

It's a blessing as an artist to express myself - whether that be via dance, via song or via speech - in so many different ways. ---->>>

On the rare occasions I go to the gym, I prefer silence. ---->>>

Artists need to express.

Artists need to express.

I missed New York. Every break I had from the series, I'd fly back to the East Coast just to get back onstage. ---->>>

I was not influenced by concerts as a child, but I was very strongly influenced by the ballets I saw. ---->>>

My audition song is, and has been since 1977, 'I Love a Piano.' ---->>>

Creating a role is an interesting thing - each show or each situation is different. ---->>>

Stage and film are just two wildly different animals. Why compare the two? ---->>>

The first Broadway show I saw was when I was 11. I saw 'Hair.' ---->>>

If I'm not in shape, it feels like something is wrong. If I haven't been able to get to class for a while or I've been sick, I don't feel complete. It doesn't feel like the electricity is making its connections. ---->>>

Part of the success of the show is that the audience sees themselves in the characters, becomes the characters. The more they inhabit the characters, the more they see. ---->>>

You have to be aware. Like, I'm not going to do any downhill skiing. It looks like a whole lot of fun, but I'm not going to risk breaking a leg. I want to be dancing the way I'm dancing now for 30 more years. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 12-31, 1958
Birthplace: Newark, New Jersey, U.S.
Occupation: Actress

Beatrice "Bebe" Neuwirth (; born December 31, 1958) is an American actress, singer and dancer. On television, she is known for her portrayal of Dr. Lilith Sternin, Dr. Frasier Crane's wife (later ex-wife), on both the TV sitcom Cheers (in a starring role), and its spin-off Frasier (in a recurring guest role) (wikipedia)