Gladys Nederlander

Gladys Nederlander

Producer

Gladys Nederlander, a theatre producer and member of the powerful theatrical family that owns and operates theatres across the United States, died July 21, 2008, in New York City. The cause was heart failure. She was 83. Following a long career in radio, Ms. Nederlander began producing for Broadway with 1976's short-lived Legend. She produced under her previous married named, Gladys Rackmil, and partnered with the Kennedy Center and Roger L. Stevens. Caesar and Cleopatra with Rex Harrison and the musicals Platinum and The Madwoman of Central Park West followed, although none was a big success.

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  • Also known as: Gladys Rackmil
  • Born: Nov 14, 1925 in New York, NY, USA
  • Death: Jul 21, 2008 in New York, New York