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Eagan at a party in New York, 2011
November 4, 1979 |
Brooklyn, New York City
|Alma mater||Bard College at Simon's Rock
|Spouse(s)||Patrick Comer (2003-2006; div.)|
In 1991 she won the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Featured Actress in a Musical for playing Mary Lennox in The Secret Garden. At eleven years old, she is the youngest female actress to win a Tony to date (as of 2015), and is the second youngest person to win a Tony (Frankie Michaels was ten when he won his Tony for Mame).
She was nominated for a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Musical and an Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Actress in a Musical for the role.
In 1992, Eagan sang "Broadway Baby" in Sondheim: A Celebration at Carnegie Hall.
She is also the recipient of the 2005 La Weekly Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Musical for her work in The Wild Party with The Blank Theater Company.
Eagan is an alumna of Bard College at Simon's Rock. She studied psychology and creative writing at Antioch University in Los Angeles. In 2003, she married Patrick Comer, a financial consultant; they divorced in 2006.
- Times writers (2003-08-31). "Weddings/Celebrations: Daisy Eagan, Patrick Comer". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-07-13.
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