Peter DeLaurier

Company member since 1981. People’s Light: Artistic Associate. 38 of his 51 years in the profession have been at People’s Light. In our 1990 production of Our Town, Peter played George with Alda Cortese as Emily. Three years later they played Doc and Mrs. Gibbs. Other productions include Morning’s at Seven, Richard III, The Cherry Orchard, The Winter’s Tale, Six Characters in Search of an Author, Man From Nebraska, King Lear, Sherlock Holmes in two productions, Anne of Green Gables (also adapted), Holes, In the Blood, Hard Times, A Christmas Carol (also adaptor and director), Romeo & Juliet (also director), and many others. Theatre Includes: Acted and directed extensively with the Lantern and many other local theatres. Played Off-Broadway and on National Tour. Co-founded Delaware Theatre Company. Artistic Director of New Stage Theater, Jackson, MS. Awards: Two individual Barrymore Awards and six nominations. Many in ensembles.