Broadway Dims It’s Lights Wednesday Night For James Gandolfini!

Tomorrow night the Great White Way will be a little dimmer when Broadway theatres dim their marquee lights in memory of James Gandolfini, “The Sopranos” star who earned a Tony Award nomination in 2009.

At exactly 8 p.m. The Broadway League says the lights will be dimmed for one minute.

Charlotte St. Martin, executive director of the League said: “Gandolfini was a consummate actor who brought individuality to each role and inspired a true connection with the audience.”

The 51-year-old actor died Wednesday in Rome. A funeral will be held Thursday at the Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine in New York City.

The famous New Jersey son – Gandolfini received a Tony nomination for his role in the award-winning “God of Carnage.” He also appeared on Broadway in “On the Waterfront” in 1995 and “A Streetcar Named Desire” in 1992.

 

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