Shirl Conway (June 13, 1916 – May 7, 2007), born Shirley Elizabeth Crosman, was an American television and Broadway actress.[1]


She played Ruth Winters in the 1955 musical comedy Plain and Fancy on Broadway, for which she won a Theatre World Award. She also toured in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and Auntie Mame.[1]


She played the role of Liz Thorpe in the CBS drama The Nurses (which ran from 1962 to 1965) for which she was nominated for an Emmy award in 1963 for Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Series.[1] Other TV credits include Route 66, The Defenders, and Caesar's Hour.

Late in life

She was the founding member of the Harstine Island Theatre Club in Washington where she starred in productions into her 80's.[1]


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