September 03, 2015

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News: Obituaries
History-Making Jean Valjean Kyle Jean-Baptiste Dies at 21
29 Aug 2015
Kyle Jean-Baptiste, the promising young actor who made history July 23 when he went on as Jean Valjean in the Broadway revival of Les Misérables at just 21 years old, died Aug. 29.

Legendary Talent Agent Samuel "Biff" Liff Dies at 96
12 Aug 2015
Samuel Liff, known to the entertainment industry for a half century by the more phonetically catchy handle "Biff" Liff, died Aug. 10 in Westchester County at age 96, Deadline.com reported.



Memorial Set for Robin Phillips, Who Led Stratford Festival in the '70s
06 Aug 2015 -- August 11 has been set as the date of a memorial service for Robin Phillips, who led Ontario's Stratford Festival in the mid-to-late-1970s, and died July 25 just outside of Stratford after a prolonged illness. He was 73.

Robin Phillips, Who Led Stratford Festival in the '70s, Dies at 73
27 Jul 2015 -- Robin Phillips, who led Ontario's Stratford Festival in the mid-to-late-1970s, died July 25 just outside of Stratford after a prolonged illness. He was 73.

The Verdict: Read Reviews of Colin Quinn The New York Story (24 Jul 2015)

Lani Ball, Broadway and Regional Stage Manager, Dies at 74 (23 Jul 2015)

Fiddler Author Remembers Theodore Bikel as "One of the Best Tevyes I'd Ever Seen" (22 Jul 2015)

E.L Doctorow, Who Wrote “Ragtime,” Dies at 84 (22 Jul 2015)

Theodore Bikel, Sound of Music Actor and Activist, Dies at 91 (21 Jul 2015)

Original Company Co-Star George Coe Dies at 86 (20 Jul 2015)

Phil Black, Noted Jazz and Tap Dance Teacher, Dies (14 Jul 2015)

Roger Rees, Stage Actor Made Famous by Nicholas Nickleby, Dies at 71 (11 Jul 2015)

Omar Sharif, Film Actor Known for Sprawling Epics and "Funny Girl," Dies at 83 (10 Jul 2015)

Patrick Macnee, Star of British TV’s "The Avengers," Dies at 93 (26 Jun 2015)

Dick Van Patten, TV Dad of "Eight Is Enough," Dies at 86 (23 Jun 2015)

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