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Edward Grover

EDWARD GROVER, Hamilton, 0., has had several season's experience in stock at a variety of theatres. A graduate of the University of Toledo, he has also studied with B. Iden Payne at the University of Texas, where he played Edmund in King Lear and Petruchio in Taming of the Shrew. He was Humphrey with the Saline Mill Theatre in the Michigan premiere of The Lady's Not For Burning. During a 9 month stint in North Carolina stock his roles included Greenwald in the Fort Bragg Players' staging of The Caine Mutiny Court Martial. He has also appeared on Toledo radio and television, acted with the Mad Anthony Players, and worked one season with the Antioch Shakespeare Festival.

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EDWARD GROVER, New York City, is in his second Festival season, remembered here for several roles last year, including Kent in King Lear and Leonato in Much Ado About Nothing. During the past season he appeared in New York as Lyebaedev in the award-winning production of Ivanov and as the Sheriff in The Trip To Bountiful. He has studied with B. Iden Payne at the University of Texas. With the addition of a season at Antioch's Shakespeare Festival and study with the Stratford, Conn., group, he has worked with all of the major Shakespearean directors in this country,

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Cast -- Shakespeare Production Credits

  1. Antony and Cleopatra (1959, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Domitius Enobarbus
  2. Life and Death of King John (1959, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Lymoges
  3. Measure for Measure (1959, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Provost
  4. Twelfth Night (1959, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Sea Captain
  5. King Lear (1958, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Earl of Kent
  6. Merchant of Venice (1958, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Duke of Venice
  7. Much Ado About Nothing (1958, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Leonato
  8. Troilus and Cressida (1958, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, USA) .... Aeneas

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