Friday, January 21, 2011
Costume Designer Theoni V. Aldredge Dies
Costume designer Theoni V. Aldredge has died at the age of 78. Known for her love of purple and for her designs on Annie, Dreamgirls, and A Chorus Line, the three-time Tony-Winner also won an Oscar in 1975 for her design of a film version of The Great Gatsby. She is survived by her husband, actor Tom Aldredge, to whom she had been married since 1953.