Larry L. King

Larry L. King

Performer

Larry L. King, a Southern essayist and playwright who wrote the libretto for the long-running Broadway musical The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas, died Dec. 20 2012 in Washington, D.C. He was 83.

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  • Born: Jan 1, 1929 in Putnam, TX
  • Death: Dec 20, 2012 in Washington, D.C.

Roles (8)

PB.Listing.Placeholder.BROADWAY.V4.jpg The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (2006)
Opened Oct 16, 2006
  • as T.V. Announcer (Original)
  • Book
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The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public - Opening Night, May 1994 The Best Little Whorehouse Goes Public (1994)
Opened May 10, 1994
  • Book
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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Playbill - Opening Night, June 1982 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982)
Opened May 31, 1982
  • as T.V. Announcer (Original)
  • Book
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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Playbill - July 1980 The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1978)
Opened Jun 19, 1978
  • as Sheriff Ed Earl Dodd (Replacement)
  • as T.V. Announcer (Original)
  • Book
  • Arrived on Jan 15, 1979
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Awards

Tony Award
1979 Best Book of a Musical The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Nominee
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