Gwen Raseman Bio : The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre

Gwen Raseman



Gwen played Eliza Doolittle in our very first production of My Fair Lady in 1964. Since then she has given memorable performances in many productions including The Sound of Music, The Odd Couple, Applause, Meet Me in St. Louis and The Pajama Game. Originally from England, Gwen danced in two Command Performances at the London Palladium. She met her husband in Germany while performing on tour for the USO. The retired co-owner of Deck and Den, Gwen enjoys playing tennis, baking and gardening.

Civic Credits

The Civic in Song:1929-2018

My Fair Lady

Songs From the Silver Screen

Vintage Vegas

Some Enchanted Music

Hooray for Hollywood

Senior Class Sock Hop

Stepping Out


The Sound of Music

The Odd Couple

Meet Me in St. Louis

The Pajama Game