Robert Bob Lupone Dies at 76 Years Old

Robert Bob LuPone, who helped to lead the MCC Theater, has died at the age of 76

LuPone is the brother of Broadway legend Patti LuPone, died after three years of battle with cancer

Bob LuPone, who as an actor was awarded an Tony Award nomination in the first run of 'A Chorus Line''

He also played the role of Tony Soprano's family doctor and helped establish and manage the renowned off-Broadway theatre firm MCC Theater for almost 40 years, passed away. He was 76

LuPone is the brother of Broadway legend Patti LuPone, died Saturday following a three-year battle against pancreatic cancer, as reported by Matt Ross Public Relations

The MCC Theater community mourns the loss of our beloved and incredibly inspirational colleague, partner and dear friend Bob LuPone

who lived in complete freedom and with a great deal of curiosity with a sense of humor, endless love for connections and a heart

We will miss him dearly and forever as we will always be grateful to him,'' the theatre company stated in an announcement

Click on Read More below to read in full