Bernard Slade, a versatile writer who created one of Broadway’s most successful plays and several hit TV shows, has died. He passed Wednesday at his home in Beverly Hills, Calif. at age 89 of complications from Lewy body dementia, according to his daughter.
Georgette Harvey, Ethel Waters and Fredi Washington on the Broadway set
Over the course of his career, Sir Paul McCartney has written films, oratorios, poetry collections, children’s books and more than 100 hit singles.
Now, at the age of 77, he has a new challenge: His first stage musical.
The North Bergen High School drama club went all-out for this year’s spring play, creating an incredible stage production of the Ridley Scott classic film ‘Alien’ using only recycled materials.
Improvising legend. Filmmaking maverick. Comedy savant. Screenwriting secret weapon. Elaine May is one the most important people in American pop cultural history. Why isn’t she more celebrated? That’s exactly how she wants it.
Carol Channing, the saucer-eyed, gravelly voiced Broadway barnstormer whose offbeat personality and marquee value fueled such Golden Age musicals as Gentleman Prefer Blondes and Hello, Dolly!, has died, her publicist B Harlan Boll confirmed in a statement to PEOPLE. She was 97.
Boll said that Channing died at 12:31 A.M. on Tuesday, at her home in Rancho Mirage, California, of natural causes.