October 20, 2014

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News: Obituaries
Steve Curry, Original Cast Member of Hair, Dies at 68
08 Oct 2014
Steve Curry, who was in the original cast of the seminal rock musical Hair, died Sept. 13 in New Hampshire. He was 68. The cause was sepsis.

Marian Seldes, Actress and Emissary of Theatrical Grandeur, Dies at 86
06 Oct 2014
Marian Seldes, a career stage actress who was perhaps as famous for her grand and gracious off-stage manner as she was for her plentiful and expert turns on Broadway and off, died peacefully at her home today after an extended illness. She was 86.



Geoffrey Holder, Tony-Winning Actor and Director, Dies at 84
06 Oct 2014 -- Geoffrey Holder, a multi-talented stage and film artist who directed and designed the original Broadway production of The Wiz, an African-American musical retelling of "The Wizard of Oz," died Oct. 5 in Manhattan. He was 84.

Sheldon Patinkin, Force in Shaping Chicago Theatre Scene, Dies at 79
01 Oct 2014 -- Sheldon Patinkin, who was a driving force in Chicago theatre, as a director, teacher and mentor, died Sept. 21. The cause was a heart attack, which he suffered three days prior. He was 79.

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)

Richard Attenborough, British Director and Actor, Dies at 90 (25 Aug 2014)

Tony-Winning Stage and Screen Icon Lauren Bacall Dies at 89 (12 Aug 2014)

Celebrated Comedian and Actor Robin Williams Dead at 63 (11 Aug 2014)

Charles Keating, Stage and Soap Actor, Dies at 72 (11 Aug 2014)

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