September 20, 2014

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News: Obituaries
Bob Crewe, Composer of Many Four Seasons Hits, Dies at 83
12 Sep 2014
Bob Crewe, the songwriter and producer who was to all intents and purposes the unseen fifth member of the Four Seasons, co-writing many of their greatest hits, including "Sherry," "Big Girls Don't Cry," "Walk Like a Man" and "Rag Doll," died on Sept. 11. He was 83.

Joan Rivers, Comedian with a Long Career Who Played Broadway, Dead at 81
04 Sep 2014
Joan Rivers, a comedian whose tongue was often tart and whose talent for reinventing herself led to an unusually long and varied career, died Sept. 4. On Aug. 28, she was rushed to the hospital after suffering from cardiac arrest during an endoscopy at a clinic in New York City. She was 81.

Angelo Del Rossi, Longtime Public Face of Paper Mill Playhouse, Dies
31 Aug 2014 -- Angelo Del Rossi, a figure long associated with the Paper Mill Playhouse in New Jersey for forty years, died Aug. 30 following a lengthy illness. He was 81 years old.

Broadway Veteran Victoria Mallory, Originator of Sondheim Musicals, Dies at 64
31 Aug 2014 -- Broadway veteran Victoria Mallory died Aug. 30 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. She was 64.

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)

Diana Gibson, Longtime Presence in L.A. Theatre Scene, Dies at 69 (05 Aug 2014)

Arthur Shafman, Producer of Unusual Broadway Fare, Dies at 75 (05 Aug 2014)

Elaine Stritch, Salty Veteran of Broadway and Cabaret, Dies at 89 (17 Jul 2014)

Tony Nominee and Emmy Winner Rosemary Murphy Dies at 89 (09 Jul 2014)

George Morrison, Noted Acting Teacher, Dies at 86 (09 Jul 2014)

Mary Rodgers, Composer of Once Upon a Mattress and Daughter of Broadway Royalty, Dies at 83 (26 Jun 2014)

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