Kalfin was founder and artistic director of the Chelsea Theater Center.
Ms. Gardner was also a teacher at the famed HB Studio in New York.
Ms. Hicks, who appeared on the Main Stem in Caroline, Or Change, The Lion King, and Motown, collaborated with Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Whitney Houston, and Chaka Khan.
Erich Bergen led the tribute, which included the orchestra's rendition of "God Save the Queen."
As the world mourns the passing of Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor, who reigned as Queen for seven decades, Playbill remembers Mirren's Olivier- and Tony-winning performance as the late, beloved sovereign.
Mr. LuPone was Tony nominated for his performance as Zach in A Chorus Line.
Mr. Barnes was also a founding member of Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS' Board of Directors.
Playbill CEO & President Philip S. Birsh reflects on his decades-long friendship and working relationship with former Playbill Senior Vice-President Tinder.
The writer, editor, and publishing executive was also an accomplished jazz musician.
The performer, who began his career in the pop world, was a frequent leading man on London's West End.
The stage and screen star died following critical injuries sustained in an August 5 car accident.
The Memphis and Dame Edna producer began her theatrical career late in life following the death of her husband.
The singer and actor also enjoyed a string of hits, including "Physical," "I Honestly Love You," and "Have You Never Been Mellow."
Ms. Carroll was a celebrated actress of stage and screen.
Barnes was the associate choreographer of Kimberly Akimbo, set to debut on Broadway this season.
The stage and screen star started her acting career in community theatre after working as a teacher.
Mr. McDonald was a member of the original Broadway companies of Side Show and Doctor Zhivago.
The Tony nominee was a respected actor, director, and activist.
The development professional was instrumental in creating and funding programs that have shaped the lives of thousands of students and teachers nationwide.
Mr. Brook was a three time Tony winner, known for his unorthodox approach to traditional plays.
Abuba amassed more than 100 credits over his more than half a century in the performing arts.
Mr. Fickinger was a former executive for Disney Theatricals, and one half of FickStern Productions.
Ms. Arthur portrayed Hedy La Rue in the Pulitzer-winning musical on Broadway and in its film adaptation.
The artist was the co-author of the seminal classic Hair.
Mr. Pippin was the last living recipient of the Tony Award for Best Conductor and Musical Director.
Mr. Bayes was a longtime collaborator of Jerome Robbins, known for his influence on the legacy of Fiddler on the Roof.
Liotta starred on Broadway in Stephen Belber's Match in 2004.
Mr. Pomahac was the Director of Music for The Rodgers and Hammerstein Organization for more than 20 years.
Ms. Resnik was known for her performances in Follies, Grey Gardens, and more.
Mr. Morse was a two-time Tony winner and found later success on TV's Mad Men.
Mr. Binder spent decades casting such Tony-winning Broadway hits as The Lion King, Lost in Yonkers, and A Gentleman's Guide to Love & Murder.
The late Gottfried, a Broadway alum, indelibly voiced the character of Iago in the 1992 Disney animated film Aladdin.
Ms. Allen won the Tony for Best Featured Actress in a Play for And Miss Reardon Drinks A Little in 1971.
The Nederlander Organization founder would have turned 100 March 31.
The Tony winner passed away September 9, 2021, at the age of 90.
Ms. Kikuchi, who was the original Eliza in The King and I, directed the 1977 revival starring Yul Brynner and Constance Towers.
The service featured speeches as well as performances by Broadway favorites Bernadette Peters, André De Shields, Ciaran Sheehan, and Peter Cincotti.
The lights of Broadway theatres will also be dimmed March 22 to pay tribute to Mr. Smith's more than 63-year career in the American theatre.
Mr. Hurt received an Academy award for his portrayal of Luis Molina in Kiss of the Spider Woman.
Mr. Brown got his start on Broadway before becoming superintendent Nathan Brookman on TV's Good Times.
Mr. Walton's designs were featured in Broadway productions of Pippin, Chicago, Guys and Dolls, and more.
The afternoon remembering the theatrical giant will be open to the public with COVID protocols observed.
Ms. Styne oversaw the legacy of her husband's estate, including the upcoming revival of Funny Girl.
Mr. Giron wrote the book for the 2015 musical Amazing Grace.
Mr. Westphal worked with the theatrical union for nearly 40 years.
Mr. McAvay worked his way up from the mailroom at Columbia Artists to running the acclaimed theatrical management organization.
Mr. Hall stage managed more than 30 Broadway shows, including the original productions of Promises, Promises, Sweeney Todd, and Chess.
Ms. Marks was a fixture of the 1960s rock scene, performing with Ike and Tina Turner, The Rolling Stones, and Jimi Hendrix.
The late composer-lyricist's will also directs portions of the estate to a group of individuals, including playwright James Lapine and husband Jeff Romley.
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