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Tony Tanner was a British actor and director best known for choreographing and directing “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” in its 1982 Broadway debut.

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Published in Grand Rapids Press on Sep. 29, 2020.
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October 7, 2020
Scott Chamberland
October 5, 2020
Sincere condolences to the Tanner family, so many enjoyed the acting and directing talents of Tony, so glad his work will live on. May God be with you all, truly sorry for your loss.
October 4, 2020
I participate in plays and musicals, I was so inspired by him. His musicals cheered me up when I needed it most. I majored in music and now have a successful career in teaching, he really has made a difference in my life. I cannot thank him enough and send my heartfelt sympathies to his family.
William Paterson
October 4, 2020
A life well lived, he was a very genuine and talented individual, I was lucky enough to have met him, he was humble and remarkably down to earth. Gone, but never forgotten, he will be greatly missed. I send my deepest condolences to his family and many friends.
Vicki Hamilton
October 4, 2020
He was an all around inspiring person. My brother and I went to see his musicals in New York city all the time. There are so many great memories, I am really going to miss him, he taught us to dream and hope for more, I send my sincere condolences to his family and friends. He touched more lives than you know.
Lily Orton
October 3, 2020
My heartfelt condolences to the Tanner family, so very sorry for your loss. May God be with in your time of need.
October 2, 2020
He influenced me in every way in my life. I am now an entertainment attorney because of him. I also participated in musicals and plays in junior high and high school. I still act in plays and serve on the local company's board. His impact will continue to be great. I send my sincere condolences to his family. I am praying that the God of all comfort will provide them with strength and peace of mind during this difficult time.
Robert Taylor
October 1, 2020
May God continue to be with the family and grant you peace.
October 1, 2020
May the peace of God be a source of comfort to the family. His wonderful talent is a gift to the works. My deepest condolences.
October 1, 2020
Sincere condolences to the Tanner Family, May the God of Tender Mercies take care you as he mends you’re grieving hearts with His comfort and peace. May He support you each and every day with his arm of strength as you cope with missing Tony in your lives.
September 30, 2020
To the family and friends of Tony Tanner, please accept my condolences for your loss. May God give you peace and comfort you during this most difficult time of grief.
September 30, 2020
God is a God of all Comfort and he will Comfort the family's..My heartfelt condolences to the family's
September 30, 2020
My family extends our deepest sympathies
he will be missed
September 30, 2020
Please accept my sincere condolences for the loss of your loved one, Tony Tanner. May the God of tender mercies comfort you at this sad time.
September 30, 2020
Such a talented director, he will be missed by so many. Heartfelt condolences to the Tanner family, so very sorry for your loss, may God be with all of you at this most difficult time of your loss.
September 29, 2020
In Loving Memory of You , Tony I do pray forever, Amen ! Earths talent, He<br />Was !
RIP ! Tony is already missed, Amen!
Jennifer Frenkil
September 29, 2020
Kent Sivadge
September 29, 2020
Grief can be so hard and painful but our wonderful memories shared together help us to cope.May the memories of Tony bring comfort and peace now and in the days to come to the family
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