March 24, 2019 at 11:37 am #1202827856
Larry Cohen, who was a filmmaker behind cult horror movies, has died at the age of 77.
He also made one tiny contribution to Broadway when he wrote and directed a flop stage play in 1979 titled Trick.March 24, 2019 at 12:17 pm #1202827879
Ken Jacobson passed away. Before becoming known as a Hollywood talent manager for stars like James Franco, Michelle Williams, Hilary Swank and Ben Foster, he was a stage actor, appearing on Broadway in Torch Song Trilogy as a replacement for the role of David. https://deadline.com/2019/03/talent-manager-ken-jacobson-dead-obituaty-1202581305/March 25, 2019 at 8:49 pm #1202829466
Former New Line Cinema co-chairman and CEO Michael Lynne, who produced the 1983 revival of Mame as well as the 2010 and 2012 productions of Elf on Broadway, passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/michael-lynne-dead-new-line-cinema-chairman-ceo-was-77-1122003March 29, 2019 at 2:09 pm #1202833798
Actress June Harding, who appeared on Broadway in the play Take Her, She’s Mine, passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/june-harding-dead-trouble-with-angels-actress-was-81-1198182April 4, 2019 at 5:48 am #1202839573
Orchestrator John Oddo has passed away.
https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Music-Director-and-Arranger-John-Oddo-Dies-20190403April 6, 2019 at 9:17 pm #1202842662
Actress Roberta Haynes passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/roberta-haynes-dead-gary-coopers-star-return-paradise-was-91-1199979April 8, 2019 at 3:38 pm #1202844771
Former William Morris Agency chairman Lou Weiss passed away. As an agent, some of his clients with theater connections included Larry Gelbart, Buddy Hackett, Jackie Mason, Carol Channing and Sammy Davis, Jr. https://deadline.com/2019/04/lou-weiss-dies-chairman-emeritus-of-the-william-morris-agency-101-obituary-1202591358/April 14, 2019 at 4:04 pm #1202852864
Actress Bibi Andersson passed away. Known for her roles in many Ingmar Bergman films, she also appeared in many stage productions in her native Sweden as well as two Broadway productions in the 1970s with the plays Full Circle and The Night Of The Tribades. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/bibi-andersson-dead-swedish-actress-dies-at-83-1201967April 15, 2019 at 8:57 am #1202853846
Longtime general manager of Broadway, Alan Wasser, has died.
https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Broadway-General-Manager-Alan-Wasser-Passes-Away-20190415April 15, 2019 at 5:19 pm #1202854653
Actress Susan Harrison, who made her sole Broadway appearance in the 1957 play The Cave Dwellers, passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/susan-harrison-dead-sweet-smell-success-actress-was-80-1202087April 15, 2019 at 6:39 pm #1202854763April 15, 2019 at 9:05 pm #1202854862
Danny Burstein, who was in the original Broadway cast of The Drowsy Chaperone with Georgia Engel, sent his condolences with this Instagram post.
https://www.instagram.com/p/BwTBEVaAKIBbPJsyYO2lM8csiOJISp5Hm15Hz00/April 17, 2019 at 8:31 am #1202856599
Writer Warren Adler, whose novel The Sunset Gang was adapted into an Off-Broadway musical, passed away.April 20, 2019 at 6:54 pm #1202860283
Press agent and Tony lifetime achievement winner Harvey Sabinson passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/harvey-sabinson-dead-longtime-broadway-press-agent-was-94-1203533April 21, 2019 at 6:58 pm #1202861162
Playwright Edward Allen Feilbert passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/edward-allen-feilbert-dead-pajama-tops-playwright-was-99-1203557
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