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Sir Geoffrey Holder Dimming of Broadway Lights Observation at the Majestic Theatre by Black Stars of The Great White Way at 7:30P.M.

Black Stars of The Great White Way Producers Norm Lewis, David Horace Greer, and Chapman Roberts invite the entire Broadway Community, Family, and Friends to join in a Celebratory Observation of the Dimming of The Lights of The Great White Way in tribute to Geoffrey Holder on Friday, October 10, at 7:30 P.M.

October 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Broadway to Dim Lights for Geoffrey Holder on October 10, 2014

The marquees of Broadway theatres in New York will be dimmed in memory of Geoffrey Holder, the 1975 Tony Award-winning director and costume designer of The Wiz on Friday, October 10th, at exactly 7:45pm for one minute.

October 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Geoffrey Holder, Artist, Actor, Dancer, Choreographer, Two-Time Tony Award-winning Director and Costume Designer for The Wiz, Dies at 84; Son Pens Intimate Account of Last Days

On Sunday, October 5, 2014, Geoffrey Holder, a Tony Award-winning Trinidadian director, actor, costume designer, painter, dancer, author and choreographer died from complications of pneumonia at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s Hospital in New York. His son Léo, penned this intimate account of his father’s last days.

October 7, 2014 · Leave a comment
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