November 22, 2014

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News: Obituaries
Updated: Mike Nichols, Visionary Director of Stage and Screen, Dead at 83
20 Nov 2014
Mike Nichols, who first as a performer, and then as a successful director of stage and film, cast a long shadow over Broadway and Hollywood for more than 50 years, died Nov. 19. The cause was cardiac arrest. He was 83.

Jerry Tallmer, Theatre Critic Who Founded the Obie Awards, Dies at 93
10 Nov 2014
Jerry Tallmer, the former Village Voice drama critic who created the Obie Awards, that weekly's annual theatre awards, died Nov. 9. He was 93.



Donald Saddler, Veteran Broadway Dancer and Choreographer, Dies at 94
04 Nov 2014 -- Donald Saddler, a dancer and choreographer whose stage and film credits stretched back to the 1930s, and who remained active into the 21st century, died Nov. 2 at the Actors Home in New Jersey. He was 94.

Herb Schapiro, Co-Author of The Me Nobody Knows, Dies at 85
03 Nov 2014 -- Herb Schapiro, who wrote the musical The Me Nobody Knows, a hit on Broadway in the early '70s, died in Brooklyn Oct. 17. He was 85.

Steve Curry, Original Cast Member of Hair, Dies at 68 (08 Oct 2014)

Marian Seldes, Actress and Emissary of Theatrical Grandeur, Dies at 86 (06 Oct 2014)

Geoffrey Holder, Tony-Winning Actor and Director, Dies at 84 (06 Oct 2014)

Sheldon Patinkin, Force in Shaping Chicago Theatre Scene, Dies at 79 (01 Oct 2014)

Michael McCarty, Broadway Actor, Dies at 68 (29 Sep 2014)

Polly Bergen, Tony Nominee and Emmy Winner, Dies at 84 (20 Sep 2014)

Bob Crewe, Composer of Many Four Seasons Hits, Dies at 83 (12 Sep 2014)

Joan Rivers, Comedian with a Long Career Who Played Broadway, Dead at 81 (04 Sep 2014)

Angelo Del Rossi, Longtime Public Face of Paper Mill Playhouse, Dies (31 Aug 2014)

Broadway Veteran Victoria Mallory, Originator of Sondheim Musicals, Dies at 64 (31 Aug 2014)

Sandy Wilson, Composer of The Boy Friend, Dead at 90 (27 Aug 2014)

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