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Passed Away on October 31
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Joseph Papp

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Joseph Papp Joseph Papp (1921-1991) was an American theatre director, and founder of the New York Shakespeare Festival in 1954, free to the public and held in an open-air theatre in Central Park.

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He also founded the New York Public Theatre in 1967, an off-Broadway forum for new talent.

Productions directed by Papp include The Merchant of Venice and a musical version of The Two Gentlemen of Verona (Tony award in 1972). The New York Public Theatre staged the first productions of the musicals Hair in 1967 and A Chorus Line in 1975.

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Joseph Papp was an American theatrical producer and director.

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Date Added: 28 May '12

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