Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2014

Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2014

by Harris M. Lentz




Among 2014’s many notable losses in the performing arts were actors Robin Williams, James Garner and Lauren Bacall, folk music icon Pete Seeger, Jazz pianist Horace Silver, rock singer Joe Cocker and co-host of National Public Radio’s “Car Talk,” Tom Magliozzi.
Obituaries of performers and filmmakers, musicians and producers, dancers and composers, writers and others associated with the performing arts who died in 2014 can be found in this comprehensive reference work. For each, the date, place, and cause of death are provided, along with a career recap. Filmographies are given for film and television performers, and many photographs are included. Books in this annual series are available dating to 1994, and a subscription plan is available for future issues.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786476664
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 05/07/2015
Series: Lentz's Performing Arts Obituaries Series , #21
Pages: 396
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Harris M. Lentz III, independent scholar and prodigious researcher, is the author of numerous reference works. He lives in Horseshoe Lake, Arkansas.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments    vi

Introduction    vii

Reference Bibliography    xii

The 2014 Obituaries    1

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