Obituaries

Mike Nichols, the Director Behind Broadway's Spamalot and The Odd Couple, Has Died
By David Gordon · Nov 20, 2014

Nichols picked up eight Tony Awards for Best Director throughout his career.

Critic and Obie Awards Creator Jerry Tallmer Dies at 93
By Hayley Levitt · Nov 11, 2014

The annual Village Voice theater awards helped launch the careers of artists such as Meryl Streep, Al Pacino, Samuel Beckett.

Broadway Dancer and Choreographer Donald Saddler Has Died
By Editorial Staff · Nov 5, 2014

The Tony Award winner was most recently seen on Broadway in the 2001 revival of Follies.

Legendary Fashion Designer Oscar de la Renta Has Died
By Editorial Staff · Oct 21, 2014

The artist died Monday at the age of 82.

Prolific Rodgers and Hammerstein Standby Iva Withers Dies at 97
By Hayley Levitt · Oct 9, 2014

Withers spent her Broadway career understudying stars including Carol Channing, Julie Harris, and Zsa Zsa Gabor.

Tony Award Winner and American Theatre Hall of Fame Inductee Marian Seldes Has Died
By Bethany Rickwald · Oct 6, 2014

Seldes won a 1967 Best Featured Actress in a Play Tony for her role in the Broadway premiere of Edward Albee's A Delicate Balance.

Geoffrey Holder, the Original Tony-Winning Director of The Wiz, Has Died
By David Gordon · Oct 6, 2014

Holder also won a Tony for his costumes of the fan-favorite musical.

Tony Nominee Polly Bergen Has Died at the Age of 84
By Editorial Staff · Sep 20, 2014

The stage and screen favorite was most recently seen on Broadway in Follies and Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks.

Donald Sinden, Drama Desk Winner and a Giant of the West End Stage, Dies at 90
By David Gordon · Sep 12, 2014

Sinden, known for his classical roles, appeared on Broadway in London Assurance.

Bob Crewe, Songwriter and Jersey Boys Inspiration, Has Died
By David Gordon · Sep 12, 2014

Crewe is best known for his numerous hits for Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons.