Geoffrey Holder

NEW YORK — Broadway theaters plan to dim their marquee lights Friday night in memory of Geoffrey Holder (pictured), a Tony Award-winning director who led the groundbreaking show “The Wiz” to Broadway. RELATED: Geoffrey Holder Passes Away At 84 The Broadway League says the lights will be dimmed for one minute at 7:45 p.m. Holder […]

Geoffrey Holder, beloved multitalented artist, died Sunday in Manhattan at the age of 84. According to a family spokesperson, the cause was complications from pneumonia. Born in the West Indies, Holder was a legendary figure within the dance world. He later transitioned his career into acting and became — perhaps — best known for appearing in […]