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Actress, singer and dancer Rita Moreno has had an extensive and successful career.
She’s one of the few performers to win Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards.
But she also had a tumultuous life – an affair with Marlon Brando led to a suicide attempt, and she struggled with being typecast as the exotic ethnic performer.
She’s now published “Rita Moreno: A Memoir” about her life.
But before that, she told her story on stage in a one-woman show, “Rita Moreno: Life Without Makeup,” at the Berkeley Repertory Theater in Berkeley, Calif., in 2011.
We revisit our conversation with Moreno about her show and her life.