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Cathy Rigby

Gymnast
Female
Born Dec 12, 1952
Age 63
Hometown Los Alamitos, Cal...
Nationality United States

Cathleen Roxanne Rigby, best known as Cathy Rigby, is a former gymnast, actress and speaker.

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  • Cathy Rigby Sued By Composer Over 'peter Pan' Musical
    LATimes - Jul 18, 2013
  • Theater Review: 'peter Pan' Soars At Moments, Loses Its Way At Others
    LATimes - Jan 17, 2013
  • Charles Karel Bouley: Rigby And Peter Pan At Pantages: Both Refusing To Grow Up
    Huffington Post - Jan 16, 2013
  • As Peter Pan, Cathy Rigby Is Soaring At 60
    LATimes - Jan 08, 2013

Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1952 Birth Rigby was born in Los Alamitos, California in 1952. … Read More

TEENAGE

1968 15 Years Old Rigby's participation in the 1968 Summer Olympics as the highest-scoring American gymnast made her a favorite with American television audiences and helped to popularize gymnastics in America.
1970 17 Years Old 1 More Event
She was U.S. National Gymnastic Champion in 1970 and 1972.
1972 19 Years Old 1 More Event
She also competed in the 1972 U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Team, but was hampered by injury. … Read More

TWENTIES

1976 23 Years Old In 1976, she appeared in a role as a guest star Russian gymnast on the TV series The Six Million Dollar Man.
1981 28 Years Old In 1981, Rigby starred as Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz. … Read More

THIRTIES

1984 31 Years Old Rigby, who suffered from bulimia for 12 years, in an article she wrote for People Magazine in 1984, said: "I wanted to be perfect in my attitude and in my weight. … Read More
1990 37 Years Old In 1990, Rigby first appeared as Peter Pan in the eponymous musical on Broadway and later took the production on tour. … Read More

FORTIES

1998 45 Years Old She played the role again in 1998-99 and in a 2004-2005 tour that was billed as Rigby's farewell, and she temporarily retired from playing Peter in 2006. … Read More

FIFTIES

2008 55 Years Old McCoy and Rigby own a theatrical production company called McCoy Rigby Entertainment, which produces a Peter Pan touring show, in which Rigby stars. Rigby returned to the role of Peter Pan in 2008 at the Benedum Center in Pittsburgh and again appeared as Peter in 2009 at the Mansion Theater in Branson, MO. … Read More
2012 59 Years Old In 2012, she appeared in American Girl's McKenna Shoots for The Stars, as McKenna's gymnastics coach.
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