Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Farley Granger obituary by Brian Baxter

Actor who rose to fame in Hitchcock's Rope and Strangers On a Train, but refused to conform to Hollywood pressuresEarly on in his career, the actor Farley Granger, who has died aged 85, work…

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Thursday, March 24, 2011

Tony Award-Winning Playwright Lanford Wilson Dies by Mark Kennedy

Lanford Wilson, the Pulitzer-Prize winning playwright of such plays as "The Hot L Baltimore," "Burn This," "Fifth of July" and "Talley's Folly," has died. He was 73.

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Lanford Wilson, celebrated playwright of 'Burn This,' has died at 73

Wilson rose to fame for his plays that explored such themes as contemporary gay identity, youthful angst and modern anomie.Wilson rose to fame for his plays that explored such themes as cont…

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Off-Broadway Theatres Dim Lights in Honor of Lanford Wilson, 3/25

Off-Broadway theatres will dim their marquees at curtain time for one minute this Friday evening, March 25th, in honor of Lucille Lortel Award winning playwright, Lanford Wilson, who passed …

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Lanford Wilson Dead at 73

Yet more sad news this week. I just heard that Lanford Wilson has died. He was 73.Wilson's work include the Pulitzer Prize-winning  "Talley's Folley," as well as a series of  produ…

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Lanford Wilson, 'Burn This' playwright, dies at 73

Legit News: Tony-nommed playwright explored gay identity -- Pulitzer Prize-winning dramatist Lanford Wilson, who penned "Talley's Folly," "Fifth of July" and "Burn This," has died, Chicago's…

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Pulitzer-Prize Winning Playwright Lanford Wilson Dies at 73 by Broadway.com Staff

Lanford Wilson, a celebrated American playwright considered one of the founders of the off-off-Broadway movement, died on March 24 at age 73. Wilson was born in Lebanon, Missouri, and set…

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Lanford Wilson, Leading American Playwright, Dies at 73 by Robert Simonson

Lanford Wilson, a playwright who emerged out of the scrappy Off-Off-Broadway scene to compose humane, lyrical dramas of American life, died March 24 after an illness, his longtime director M…

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Pulitzer Prize Winner Lanford Wilson Has Died by Andy Propst

Pulitzer Prize winner Lanford Wilson has died, according to published reports. He was 73 years old. Wilson won the Pulitzer for Talley's Folly, one play in a trilogy which also includ…

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Playwright Lanford Wilson Dies at 73

Broadway playwright Lanford Wilson passed away this morning, March 24. He was 73 years old. Considered one of the founders of the Off-Off-Broadway theater movement, Wilson received the Pulit…

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RIP Lanford Wilson (1937–2011) by David Cote

RIP Lanford Wilson (1937–2011)

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Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Tony-nominated actress Helen Stenborg dies at 86 by Mark Kennedy

NEW YORK (AP) -- Helen Stenborg, a Tony-nominated stage, film and TV actress who was the wife of the late Tony Award-winning actor Barnard Hughes and mother of the Tony Award-winning dir…

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Helen Stenborg, Broadway and Off-Broadway Actress, Dies at 86 by Kenneth Jones

Helen Stenborg, an Obie Award-winning stage and film actress and long-time spouse of the late Tony Award-winning actor Barnard Hughes, died on March 22 at her Manhattan apartment, her family…

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Actress Helen Stenborg Has Died by Andy Propst

Stage and film actress Helen Stenborg has died. She was 86. Stenborg received a Tony Award nomination for her performance in Waiting in the Wings in 1999. Among her many other Broadway c…

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Actress Helen Stenborg Passes Away at 86

Helen Stenborg, a Tony-nominated, Obie Award-winning actress and long-time spouse of the late Tony Award-winning actor Barnard Hughes, died Tuesday evening, March 22 at her Manhattan apartme…

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