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Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Anne Jackson Dies: Stage & Screen Veteran And Widow Of Eli Wallach Was 90 by Erik Pedersen

Anne Jackson, whose Broadway career spanned 50 years — including many shows with her late husband Eli Wallach — and also had dozens of TV and film credits, has died. She was 90…

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Monday, December 21, 2015

Patricia Elliott Dies; Tony Winner & Soap Actress Was 77 by Erik Pedersen

Patricia Elliott, who won a Tony for A Little Night Music and appeared for many years on One Life To Life, has died. She was 77. The actress died Sunday of cancer at her Manhattan home, a…

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Friday, November 20, 2015

James Prideaux Dies: TV & Broadway Writer Was 87 by Erik Pedersen

James Prideaux, who went from short-story writer to penning Broadway plays and TV movies, has died. He was 87. The WGA said he died Wednesday at West Hills (CA) Medical Center after a major…

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Monday, November 16, 2015

Steven Spielberg, Barbra Streisand, Stephen Sondheim To Receive Presidential Medal Of Freedom by Erik Pedersen

Some Hollywood and Broadway royalty are among the newest recipients of the nation’s highest civilian honor. The government said today that Steven Spielberg, Barbra Streisand, Stephen…

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Sunday, June 7, 2015

Tony Award Winners 2015 – Full List: Helen Mirren & More by Erik Pedersen

The 69th annual Tony Awards are being handed out tonight at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan, and here is the full list of winners so far. Be sure to check out Jeremy Gerard’s live b…

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Thursday, August 14, 2014

R.I.P. Lauren Bacall, Sultry Star Of Stage And Screens by Erik Pedersen

UPDATE August 14: Broadway will go dark: The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in memory of Lauren Bacall on Friday, August 15, at exactly 7:45 p.m. for one minute.…

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Thursday, October 20, 2011

Roger Daltrey Performs 'Tommy': Concert Review by Erik Pedersen

Erik Pedersen In solid if imperfect voice, The Who’s frontman delivers a full-on experience in performing the seminal album. read more

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Friday, April 22, 2011

Paul Simon: Concert Review by Erik Pedersen

Erik Pedersen The singer delivers an alternately beautiful and boisterous show at the Pantages Theatre drenched in the world music he’s become so associated with. read more

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