She won an Academy Honor for her part in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? in 1966. She also received Tony Awards on her behalf roles in ONE THOUSAND Clowns and Any Wed. She acted in neighborhood groups as an adolescent. She performed a memorable part as a fresh teacher in In the Down Staircase. She dated Gerry Mulligan from 1965 to 1976. She costarred with George Segal in Who’s Scared of Virginia Woolf?