January 24, 2018 at 8:05 pm #1202477864
Two more passings:January 26, 2018 at 11:18 am #1202479649
Actor Robert Dowdell passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/robert-dowdell-dead-voyage-bottom-sea-actor-dies-at-85-1078706January 28, 2018 at 10:25 pm #1202482300
Composer John Morris passed away. http://variety.com/2018/film/news/john-morris-blazing-saddles-and-young-frankenstein-composer-dies-at-91-1202679605/January 30, 2018 at 12:20 pm #1202483589
Rick McKay, who was the documentary filmmaker behind 2004’s Broadway: The Golden Age, died at the age of 62…
https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Acclaimed-Broadway-Filmmaker-Rick-McKay-Dies-20180130January 30, 2018 at 2:44 pm #1202483710
Agent Jeff Hunter passed away. His clientele in the theater world included many legends like Mary Martin, Mandy Patinkin, Bernadette Peters, Jim Dale, Nathan Lane, Raul Esparza, Patti LuPone, Donna Murphy and Rebecca Luker. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/jeff-hunter-dead-longtime-agent-morgan-freeman-was-91-1080048February 1, 2018 at 1:34 pm #1202485257
Actor Louis Zorich died at the age of 93…
While mainstream audiences may remember him as Burt Buchman on Mad About You, he was also a Broadway veteran with 20 production credits to his name. He also received a Tony nomination in 1969 for his performance in Hadrian VII.February 5, 2018 at 5:45 pm #1202488160
Actor John Mahoney died at the age of 77…
While mainstream audiences may remember him as Martin Crane on Frasier, he also appeared on Broadway twice. He even won a Tony Award for his Broadway debut in the original production of John Guare’s The House of Blue Leaves.
February 5, 2018 at 7:09 pm #1202488186
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I never got to see him on stage, unfortunately. Of course I do remember him from Frasier as well as films like Moonstruck, The American President and Atlantis: The Lost Empire.February 9, 2018 at 4:46 pm #1202490991
John Gavin died at the age of 86…
While mainstream audiences may best remember him as Sam Loomis from Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho, he also appeared on Broadway once back in 1973 when he took over for Ken Howard in the musical, Seesaw.
February 9, 2018 at 4:53 pm #1202490996
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Reg E. Cathey died at the age of 59…
While mainstream audiences may best remember him as Norman Wilson on HBO’s The Wire as well as his Emmy-winning performance as Freddy Hayes on House of Cards, he also appeared on Broadway once in The Green Bird directed by Julie Taymor back in 2000.February 11, 2018 at 2:22 pm #1202491876
Actress Jan Maxwell has died of cancer at the age of 61…
Maxwell was a Broadway veteran with 13 production credits to her name. She also received five Tony Award nominations throughout her career for Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (2005), Coram Boy (2007), The Royal Family (2010), Lend Me a Tenor (2010), and the most recent revival of Follies (2012). Though she sadly never prevailed at the Tonys, nor it will ever happen now.February 11, 2018 at 4:58 pm #1202491954
I’m heartbroken about Jan Maxwell! Her performance in Follies is one of my all-time favorites. My condolences to her family, friends, and colleagues. Such an incredible loss…
Formerly known in the forums as PianoMann.February 13, 2018 at 2:03 pm #1202493339
Comedian/actor Marty Allen passed away. He appeared on Broadway in several musicals in the 1960s such as Let It Ride!, Nowhere To Go But Up, Hot Spot and I Had A Ball. http://deadline.com/2018/02/marty-allen-dies-comedian-best-known-for-hello-dere-was-95-1202287080/February 15, 2018 at 8:32 pm #1202494754
Actor Kenneth Haigh passed away. http://www.playbill.com/article/british-actor-kenneth-haigh-dies-at-age-86
February 21, 2018 at 11:03 am #1202498249
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Actor Scott J. Campbell has died at the age of 32…
Campbell has appeared on Broadway as a swing in Jersey Boys and most recently as Gerry Goffin in Beautiful: The Carole King Musical. His premature demise was as a result of mental health issues he had lately.
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