February 06, 2016

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News: Obituaries
Bob Elliott, Half of Famed Comedy Team, Dies at 92
04 Feb 2016
Bob Elliott, the surviving member of the long-lived comedy team of Bob and Ray, died Feb. 2 at his home in Cundy’s Harbor, ME. He was 92.

Broadway Community Remembers Pioneering NY Theatre Journalist Ezio Petersen
27 Jan 2016
Ezio Petersen, a longtime member of the circle of New York theatre journalists, died Jan. 25. He was one of the small number of African-American reporters whose career was devoted to the stage.



Abe Vigoda, Actor from "Godfather" and "Barney Miller," dies at 94
26 Jan 2016 -- Abe Vigoda, the lovably curmudgeonly actor known for his hangdog turns in "The Godfather" and the sitcoms "Barney Miller" and "Fish," died Jan. 26 in his sleep at his daughter's home in Woodland Park, NJ. He was 94.

Myra Carter, Acclaimed Interpreter of Edward Albee Plays, Dies at 86
14 Jan 2016 -- Myra Carter, the veteran stage actress whose career finally found the spotlight when she appeared as one of the three actresses in Edward Albee’s Three Tall Women, died Jan. 9. She was 86. The cause was complications of pneumonia.

Alan Rickman, Actor of Debonair Menace, Dies at 69 (14 Jan 2016)

Brian Bedford, Peerless Classical Actor at Stratford and Broadway, Dies at 80 (13 Jan 2016)

Billie Allen, Pioneering Black Stage Actress, Dies at 90 (13 Jan 2016)

Richard Libertini, Character Actor of Film and Stage, Dies at 82 (13 Jan 2016)

Robert Stigwood, Powerful International Impresario and Theatre Producer of 1970s, Dies at 81 (04 Jan 2016)

Wayne Rogers, "M*A*S*H" Star and Theatre Producer, Dies at 82 (04 Jan 2016)

Patricia Elliott, Tony-Winning Actress for A Little Night Music, Dies at 77 (21 Dec 2015)

Edmund Lyndeck, Original Judge Turpin in Sweeney Todd, Dies (17 Dec 2015)

Co-Author of Broadway-Aimed Beaches Musical Dies (04 Dec 2015)

Irish Rep Plans Memorial for Playwright Brian Friel (01 Dec 2015)

Allan Wallach, Former Drama Critic for Newsday, Dies at 88 (30 Nov 2015)

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