Peter DeLaurier

Company Member since 1981. People’s Light: Artistic Associate; recent productions include Moon Over Buffalo, The Matchmaker, Richard III, How to Write a New Book for the Bible, The Cherry Orchard, Ghosts, The Trip to Bountiful, The Winter’s Tale, and Of Mice and Men. Also: Six Characters in Search of an Author, Man From Nebraska, King Lear, Sherlock Holmes in two productions, Anne of Green Gables (which he also adapted), Holes, In the Blood, Hard Times, A Christmas Carol (also adaptor), Romeo & Juliet (also director), A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Measure for Measure, Voir Dire, Abundance, Sister Carrie and Kabuki Achilles. Theatre Includes: Acted and directed extensively with the Lantern Theater – Red Velvet, An Iliad, Underneath the Lintel (twice), Skylight, QED (twice), Uncle Vanya, Heroes, Emma and Train Driver, (Directed 36 Views, Sizwe Bansi..., The Island and Vigil) and many other local theatres. Cofounded Delaware Theatre Company. Artistic Director of New Stage Theater, Jackson, MS. Awards: Two Barrymore Awards and six nominations. Just returned from Juneau, Alaska where he played John Barrymore in a new play at Perseverance Theatre. Total PL productions: 94 acting roles, 39 additional productions