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August 30, 2018
Two Legends of Theater and Dance Photographed by Jack Mitchell


August 30, 2018

 Two legends of Theater and Dance photographed by Jack Mitchell
have died within days of each other.Comedic giant Neil Simon
died August 26, age 91.

The New York Times did a beautiful
tribute and short documentary about Neil Simon's life and work,
and several of Jack Mitchell's beautiful photographs of
Simon and his first wife Joan were a part of it.



Watch the video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJJ9ZBXLthk 

Today, August 30th, Paul Taylor, the great dancer/choreographer passed away.
The New York Times chose one of Jack Mitchell's beautiful
color photographs of Paul for their obituary. Here it is, along with a few others:

 All photographs © 2018 Jack Mitchell • All Rights Reserved


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