Elaine Stritch performs at the Kennedy Center Honors on October 29, 1994.
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July 17, 2014 2:42 PM EDT

Elaine Stritch, the Broadway extraordinaire whose career spanned theatre, cinema and television, died Thursday at 89 in her home in Birmingham, Mich. A slew of Twitter reactions to Stritch’s death speak to her influence on the current generation of artists.

Here is what members of the communities she was a part of tweeted in her memory:

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