Rick Steiner


Of the 11 Broadway musicals Rick co-produced, Jersey Boys, Hairspray, The Producers and Big River won Tony Awards for Best Musical. In 1954, at age eight, Rick made his stage debut opposite Gene Lockhart in On Borrowed Time and then promptly retired. Rick won six poker championships, including the 1992 World Series of Poker 7-Stud Hi-Lo event. He resided in Cincinnati, Ohio, with his children, Ace and Duke, and sat on the ownership bench of his beloved Cincinnati Reds until his untimely death on 3 November 2016.