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Peter Bogdanovich, who started off as a director and producer Off-Broadway before moving on to a career in Hollywood, passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/movies/movie-news/peter-bogdanovich-dead-last-picture-show-1235070769/January 7, 2022 at 7:57 am #1204702550
Sidney Poitier has died at the age of 94. While he was best known as a legendary actor of the big screen, he also had four Broadway credits to his name. One of them was originating the role of Walter Lee Younger in Lorraine Hansberry’s A Raisin in the Sun, which earned him a Tony nomination for Best Lead Actor in a Play.
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He was a true legend and trailblazer. RIP.January 8, 2022 at 11:17 am #1204705354
Lyricist Marilyn Bergman passed away. While her Broadway credits are small compared to her film credits, she was part of the songwriting team of Michael Bennett’s notorious flop Ballroom. She was also the lyricist to the short-lived 1964 musical Something More!, which had the recently deceased Joan Copeland in the cast. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/music-news/marilyn-bergman-dead-oscar-winning-lyricist-1235071827/January 9, 2022 at 5:06 pm #1204708401
Actor/comedian Bob Saget has died at the age of 65. While he was best known for his role as Danny Tanner on Full House, he also appeared on Broadway as a replacement twice. First in 2007 as The Man in the Chair in The Drowsy Chaperone. Then in 2015 as Pastor Greg in Hand to God.January 10, 2022 at 3:54 pm #1204713739January 11, 2022 at 6:31 am #1204714910
Playwright/director Russell Lees passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/general-news/russell-lees-dead-assassins-creed-ubisoft-1235072495/January 11, 2022 at 7:32 pm #1204716888
Opera singer Maria Ewing, who was the ex-wife of director Peter Hall and the mother of actress Rebecca Hall, passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/music-news/maria-ewing-dead-opera-rebecca-hall-1235073591/January 13, 2022 at 5:21 pm #1204725704January 13, 2022 at 6:06 pm #1204725743
Playwright/director Robert Allan Ackerman passed away. https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/tv/tv-news/robert-allan-ackerman-dead-director-stage-television-1235074661/January 14, 2022 at 8:01 pm #1204728574
Singer/songwriter Fred Parris, whose song were featured in Ain’t Too Proud, passed away. https://www.billboard.com/music/music-news/fred-parris-five-satins-dead-obituary-1235019443/January 15, 2022 at 8:48 pm #1204730754
Actor Gary Waldhorn passed away. https://www.bbc.com/news/entertainment-arts-59950298January 16, 2022 at 6:10 pm #1204732878
Songwriter Jon Lind, whose songs were included in the 2006 Broadway musical Hot Feet, passed away. https://variety.com/2022/music/news/jon-lind-writer-earth-wind-fire-madonna-dead-dies-1235155539/January 18, 2022 at 7:29 am #1204735647Not now
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