January 3rd, 2019

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Don McKay, 'West Side Story' Actor, Dies at 93

Don McKay, an actor, singer and dancer who portrayed Tony in three early productions of West Side Story, died Wednesday in Manhattan. He was 93.

In 1957, McKay played Tony in the backers' auditions for West Side Story on Broadway when Cheryl Crawford was the producer, then auditioned for the role after Harold Prince and Robert Griffith had taken over.
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