Arthur-Laurents-Obituary

Arthur Laurents

Jul 14, 1917 – May 5, 2011

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'West Side Story,' 'Gypsy' among many credits NEW YORK  Arthur Laurents, the director, playwright and screenwriter who wrote such enduring stage musicals as "West Side Story" and "Gypsy," as well as the movie classics "Rope" and "The Way We Were," died Thursday. He was 93. Mr. Laurents died at...

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WE ARE SENDING OUR LOVE,PRAYERS,&CONDOLENCES TO THE LAURENTS FAMILY,FRIENDS,FANS,&ALL WHO KNEW MR. LAURENTS.

Thank you for creating such wonderful masterpieces. May God continue to bless your soul and your family.

I Miss you.

If only the Hollywood of today could bring back such talent. Rest in peace
Mr Laurents.

Rest in peace.

As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.

My first character since high school was that of Tessie Tura in Gypsy, and I recall the tears I choked back as our Mama Rose sang his music. Anyone Can Whistle is one of the most beautiful songs I have ever enjoyed singing. Thank you Mr. Arthur Laurents for what you gave to the world and to me.

A true artist. May he rest in peace.

To the the family of Arthur Laurents - May God give you peace and comfort through his word and the Lord Jesus Christ during this time of sorrow, I know that Arthur will be missed by many.