Obituaries in the Performing Arts, 2016


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About the Book

 The entertainment world lost many notable talents in 2016, among them pop icons David Bowie and Prince, country music legend Merle Haggard, actors Gene Wilder, George Kennedy and Alan Rickman, novelist Harper Lee, television producer Gary Marshall and playwright Edward Albee.
Obituaries of actors, filmmakers, musicians, producers, dancers, composers, writers and others associated with the performing arts who died in 2016 are included. Date, place and cause of death are provided for each, along with a career recap and a photograph. Filmographies are given for film and television performers. Books in this annual series are available dating to 1994, and a subscription plan is available for future volumes.

About the Author(s)

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

Bibliographic Details

Harris M. Lentz III
Format: softcover (7 x 10)
Pages: 456
Bibliographic Info: 1309 photos, bibliography
Copyright Date: 2017
pISBN: 978-1-4766-7031-7
eISBN: 978-1-4766-2912-4
Imprint: McFarland
Series: Lentz’s Performing Arts Obituaries

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments    vi

Introduction    vii

Reference Bibliography    xiii

The 2016 Obituaries    1