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Cicely Tyson, Towering Award-Winning Star of Stage and Screen, Dies at 96

Legendary performer Cicely Tyson has died at the age of 96. The Tony and Emmy winner most recently appeared on Broadway in…
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Oscar and Emmy Winner Cloris Leachman Dies at 94

Cloris Leachman, who won an Academy Award in 1971 for her performance in The Last Picture Show and found fans…
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Bob Avian, Broadway’s Beloved Dancing Man, Has Died at the Age of 83

Bob Avian, the Tony-winning choreographer of A Chorus Line and Ballroom, died at Holy Cross Hospital in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida…
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Tony-Winning Broadway Legend Ann Reinking Dies at Age 71

Tony-winning Broadway legend Ann Reinking has died at the age of 71, her sister-in-law Dahrla King confirmed to Variety. Reinking,…
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Broadway’s Lawrence Clayton, Who Appeared in The Color Purple & Dreamgirls, Dies at 64

Lawrence Clayton, who was last seen on Broadway in the Tony-winning revival of The Color Purple, has died at the…
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Marge Champion, Dance Legend of Stage and Screen, Dies at 101

Marge Champion, a legendary dancer for the stage and screen, who also was the model for Disney’s Snow White and…
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Armelia McQueen, Known for Broadway’s Ain’t Misbehavin’, Dies at 68

Armelia McQueen, who had memorable turns in Broadway’s Ain’t Misbehavin’ and the movie Ghost, died on October 3 at the age of 68.…
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Oscar & Tony-Nominated Scribe Murray Schisgal Dies at 93

Playwright and screenwriter Murray Schisgal died at the age of 93 in Port Chester, New York on October 1. According…
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Ronald Harwood, Oscar-Winning & Tony-Nominated Scribe, Dies at 85

South African dramatist Ronald Harwood died in his Sussex home on September 8. The Oscar-winning screenwriter of The Pianist died of natural causes,…