Broadway theaters held a coordinated event in memory of Robin Williams. According to The Hollywood Reporter, on August 13, 2014, within 10 minutes, starting at 7:45 pm, the lights of most of the most famous stages in the United States were extinguished.
Note that during his long acting career, Williams has repeatedly ascended Broadway scaffold. His partners were many eminent American actors, for example, Steve Martin, with whom Williams had a long-term friendship.
The latter commented on the news of his friend's death as follows: “I couldn't have been more shocked than the loss of Robin Williams, incredibly talented, my stage partner, a man of true soul.”
Recall that the actor committed suicide on August 11, 2014. The reasons, who prompted him to take his own life remained unknown.
The Topic of Article: Broadway turned off the lights in honor of Robin Williams.