You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Stuart W. Forster

Stuart W. Forster, 44, house physician for the Public Theater and the Second Stage, and husband of Second Stage co-artistic director Carole Rothman, died Jan. 11 in New York of a heart attack.

A specialist in internal medicine and in treating AIDS patients, Forster, known as Stubsy, practiced on Manhattan’s Upper West Side and treated many in the entertainment industries.

He was on the staff of St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Medical Center and taught at Columbia U.

Also survived by his children, Charles and Molly; parents, Arnold and May; and sister, Janie Berman.

More Scene

  • Levis Coachella brunch

    Coachella 2018: The Biggest Celebrity Appearances and Surprise Performances of Weekend 1

    Stuart W. Forster, 44, house physician for the Public Theater and the Second Stage, and husband of Second Stage co-artistic director Carole Rothman, died Jan. 11 in New York of a heart attack. A specialist in internal medicine and in treating AIDS patients, Forster, known as Stubsy, practiced on Manhattan’s Upper West Side and treated […]

  • Coachella Music and Arts Festival

    The Politics Behind Beyonce’s 2018 Coachella Performance

    Stuart W. Forster, 44, house physician for the Public Theater and the Second Stage, and husband of Second Stage co-artistic director Carole Rothman, died Jan. 11 in New York of a heart attack. A specialist in internal medicine and in treating AIDS patients, Forster, known as Stubsy, practiced on Manhattan’s Upper West Side and treated […]

  • Salma HayekUnicef Ball, Show, Los Angeles,

    Salma Hayek Pinault Urges Attendees to Support Global Children at UNICEF Ball

    Stuart W. Forster, 44, house physician for the Public Theater and the Second Stage, and husband of Second Stage co-artistic director Carole Rothman, died Jan. 11 in New York of a heart attack. A specialist in internal medicine and in treating AIDS patients, Forster, known as Stubsy, practiced on Manhattan’s Upper West Side and treated […]

  • Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival,

    Coachella 2018: A Guide to the Hottest Parties in the Desert

    Stuart W. Forster, 44, house physician for the Public Theater and the Second Stage, and husband of Second Stage co-artistic director Carole Rothman, died Jan. 11 in New York of a heart attack. A specialist in internal medicine and in treating AIDS patients, Forster, known as Stubsy, practiced on Manhattan’s Upper West Side and treated […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content