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However, in 1973, while making her theatrical debut with "Watergate Classics", she met up with a team of playwrights and actors and began hanging around with them, resulting in long-term friendships with Christopher Durang, Kate Mc Gregor-Stewart and Albert Innaurato.
In 1974, she starred in such plays as Aristophanes' "Frogs" and Durang's "The Nature and Purpose of the Universe" and "Daryl and Carol and Kenny and Jenny", as "Jenny".
In 1961, Sigourney began attending the Brearley Girls Academy, but her mother moved her to another New York private school, Chapin.
Sigourney was quite rather taller than most of her other classmates (at age 13, she was already 5' 10"), resulting in her constantly being laughed at and picked on; in order to gain their acceptance, she took on the role of class clown.
In 1977, she was cast in the role Shelley Duvall finally played in Annie Hall (1977), after rejecting the role due to prior stage commitments.
In the end, however, Woody Allen offered her a role in the film that, while short (she was on-screen for six seconds), made many people sit up and take notice.
Sigourney had already starred in a school drama production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream", and, in 1965, she worked during the summer with a stock troupe, performing in "A Streetcar Named Desire" and "You Can't Take It With You" (she did not star in the latter because she was taller than the lead actor).
After graduating from school in 1967, she spent some months in a kibbutz in Israel.
By 1959, the Weavers had resided in 30 different households.
She also participated in school plays, especially Japanese Noh plays.
By that time, she was living in a tree house, alongside a male friend, dressed in elf-like clothes!
She did her graduation from Sarah Lawrence College and completed her B. in English from Stanford University in the year 1972.
She did her post-graduation from the Yale University School of Drama in 1974 in Master of Fine Arts.