Broadway to Dim Its Lights Aug. 17 in Honor of Patricia Neal

News   Broadway to Dim Its Lights Aug. 17 in Honor of Patricia Neal
 
The marquees of the Broadway theatres will be dimmed Aug. 17 at 8 PM for one minute to pay tribute to Patricia Neal, the Tony Award-winning actress who died Aug. 8 at the age of 84.

Patricia Neal
Patricia Neal

Charlotte St. Martin, executive director of The Broadway League, stated, "Patricia Neal's natural talent provided immense joy to audiences over the span of many years, in many mediums. As the last surviving winner from the first Tony Awards ceremony, her presence at subsequent Tony telecasts represented Broadway's singular history. Our thoughts go out to her friends and family."

To read Playbill.com's obituary about Ms. Neal, click here.

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