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Many luminaries who brightened American and international stages over the past half-century were lost in the 12 months of Playbill takes a closer look at those who made their final exit inin reverse chronological order. She returned to Broadway in for a brief run in Fun City.
John Shearing, Broadway sound designer, died December 3 at age Concklin and Fierstein had a close artistic collaboration in the s and s. Steve Elmorethe Broadway actor best known for creating roles in Company and Dames at Sea, died December 5 at age David Cassidywidely known for playing guitar-strumming teen heartthrob Keith Partridge on the s musical TV series The Partridge Family, died November 21 at age He replaced in the leading role of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in and made a highly publicized return to Broadway instarring opposite half-brother Shaun Cassidy as fraternal twins in the Willy Russell musical Blood Brothers.
Earle Hymana Tony Award-nominated actor for The Lady from Dubuque and a driving force in the history of black theatre in America, died November 17 at Liz Smithlegendary syndicated celebrity gossip columnist for more than three decades with a special eye for the backstage doings on Broadway, died November 12 at age He supplied the voice for Rafiki the mandrill in the animated film musical The Lion Kingand won a Grammy for the audiobook version of the same story.
Guillaume, a Tony Award nominee for a revival of Guys and Dolls, performed on Broadway numerous times throughout his long career. Danielle Darrieuxthe French film star who appeared in more than films on both sides of the Atlantic in a career that spanned nine decades, died October 17 at age He spent much of his early career in the U.
His eight Broadway appearances show his range: He toured for years as English biographer John Aubrey in the solo show Brief Lives, which he brought to Broadway twice, in and again in Richard Wilbura Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, translator, and lyricist, died on October 14 at age However he is best known to theatre fans for co-writing the lyrics for the musical Candide with Dorothy Parker and John La Touche.
In the literary world, Wilbur was best known as a poet, for which he received numerous honors including a National Book Award and two Pulitzer Prizes. Thomas Derrah, an award-winning actor, died October 5 at He made a single appearance on Broadway, playing multiple characters in Jackie: An American Life, but spent much of his career starring in productions in Boston.
Albert Innauratoauthor of Gemini—which, at 1, performances, is the longest-running Broadway straight play post-World War II—died September 24 at age Other plays include Coming of Age in Sohoabout a gay man who finds himself blocked after early success, and The Transfiguration of Benno Blimpiestarring James Coco as a massively overweight man who finds solace for his resulting isolation in yet more food.
Judy Parker Gaudiowriter and co-writer of Billboard chart-topping songs, including several Four Seasons hits heard in the Broadway musical Jersey Boysdied September 21 at age Brenda Lewisa star soprano at the Metropolitan Opera who made occasional forays onto Broadway, died September 16 at She created two major opera roles: Cole in Cafe Crown.
Sir Peter Hallgroundbreaking British director and theatre administrator, died September 11 at Though his primary impact as a staging innovator was felt in the U.These documents are maintained primarily as support documents to articles elsewhere on the Chastain Central website, so they are arranged in no logical order.
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Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo.
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We say a final farewell to Barbara Cook, Sam Shepard, Martha Swope, and many more from onstage and behind the scenes.