Obituaries

To Kill a Mockingbird Author Harper Lee Dies at 89
The writer's classic novel will be adapted for the Broadway stage.
Punky Brewster Star George Gaynes, 98, Has Died
Gaynes' last Broadway appearance was in the original 1973 production of Gigi.
Perfect Crime Playwright Warren Manzi Has Died
Manzi's dramatic thriller is the longest-running play in the history of New York City theater.
Alan Rickman, Stage Legend and Harry Potter Icon, Dies at 69
Rickman most recently appeared on Broadway in Theresa Rebeck's Seminar.
Brian Bedford, Tony-Winning Classical Actor and Voice of Disney's Robin Hood, Has Died
Bedford was last seen on Broadway as Lady Bracknell in The Importance of Being Earnest.
David Margulies, Ghostbusters Mayor and New York Stage Veteran, Dead at 78
Margulies appeared in 13 Broadway shows and countless off-Broadway productions.
Iconic Musician and Musical Theater Writer David Bowie Has Died
Bowie, the author of the new musical Lazarus, appeared on Broadway in the original production of The Elephant Man.
One Day at a Time's Schneider, Pat Harrington Jr., Has Died
Harrington appeared on Broadway in Ladies and Gentlemen and Happiness Is Just a Little Thing Called a Rolls Royce.
Elizabeth Swados, Downtown Theater Icon and Creator of Broadway's Runaways, Has Died
Swados received four Tony nominations for her work on the 1978 musical.