Broadway child star is dead at 13

Broadway child star is dead at 13


norman lebrecht

November 10, 2019

The death is reported of Laurel Griggs, a singing actress who made her broadway debut in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof at six years old.

She played a run of 17 months in Once.

The cause, her grandfather said on social media, was an asthma attack.



  • Tom Rakewell says:

    Poor kid. Sympathies to her parents.

  • Sue Sonata Form says:

    Unmitigated horror.

  • Mark says:

    Oh, that’s dreadful. G-D rest her soul ! Condolences to the family.

  • Sharon says:

    What a shame!