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My Summer With Hal

The great man, at his great desk, with photos of his great successes spackling the walls until there was no wall left showing, bore down on me.“Is theater your whole life?”Was it a trick question? This was, after all, Hal Prince. In 1982, when he somehow found time to interview…...

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YouTube Star Grant Thompson Dies in Paragliding Accident

Grant Thompson, a YouTube host known for the popular channel “The King of Random,” died in a paragliding accident in Utah this week, his family announced.The authorities in Washington County responded to a call of an “overdue” pilot Monday evening after someone had tried to reach Mr. Thompson on his…...

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Nick Buoniconti, former Miami Dolphin great and Hall of Fame linebacker, dies at 78

Nick Buoniconti, a Hall of Fame middle linebacker later afflicted by a degenerative disease caused by repetitive brain trauma, died Tuesday in Bridgehampton, N.Y. He was 78....

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Nick Buoniconti, 78, Dies; All-Pro Linebacker Championed Medical Research

Nick Buoniconti, a tenacious middle linebacker who won two Super Bowls in the 1970s with the Miami Dolphins and in retirement turned his doggedness to finding a cure for his son’s paralysis, died on Tuesday at his home in Bridgehampton, N.Y. He was 78.The son, Marc Buoniconti, the president of…...

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Ras G, Hip-Hop Producer and Force in L.A. Music Scene, Dies at 40

Ras G, an experimental hip-hop producer whose kaleidoscopic, throttling beats channeled a wide spectrum of black musical history and established him as a guiding light on the Los Angeles music scene, died on Monday at his home in the city. He was 40.Bryan Shorter, his youngest brother, confirmed the death…...

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Hal Prince, Giant of Broadway and Reaper of Tonys, Dies at 91

Hal Prince, the Broadway royal and prodigious Tony winner who was the producer or director, or both, of many of the theater’s most enduring musicals, including “Damn Yankees,” “West Side Story,” “Fiddler on the Roof,” “Cabaret,” “Sweeney Todd” and “The Phantom of the Opera,” the longest-running show in Broadway history,…...

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The Last Word: Harold Prince

In a never-before-seen interview, the legendary Broadway producer Harold Prince sat down with The New York Times in 2008 to talk about his life, career and accomplishments. Related: article: Hal Prince, Giant of Broadway and Reaper of Tonys, Dies at 91...

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Nick Buoniconti dies: Dolphins’ Hall of Fame linebacker was 78

MIAMI — Pro Football Hall of Fame middle linebacker Nick Buoniconti, an undersized overachiever who helped lead the Miami Dolphins to the NFL’s only perfect season, has died at the age of 78. Buoniconti died Tuesday in Bridgehampton, New York, said Bruce Bobbins, a spokesman for the family. A cause…...

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Nick Buoniconti, NFL Hall of Fame linebacker with perfect season, dies

Pro Football Hall of Fame middle linebacker Nick Buoniconti, an undersized overachiever who helped lead the Miami Dolphins to the NFL’s only perfect season, has died at the age of 78....

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Hal Prince, producer of some of Broadway’s biggest hits, dies

Prince died after a brief illness in Reykjavik, Iceland, his publicist said. Prince was famed for his dynamic collaborations with two composers, American Stephen Sondheim and Briton Andrew Lloyd Webber and had been a protege of legendary Broadway showman George Abbott. Prince became a wunderkind producer in the 1950s with…...

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