This page is to honor our past cast members who have taken their final bow.

We know that there is a star on their door in Heaven.

They will forever be missed.


Evelyn Blaschke


Evelyn was set to perform in our first production, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, when she became ill and could not perform. Ev passed away shortly after. Although we never officially shared the stage with her, she was a huge supporter of RSC right from its foundation.

“Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow.” ~Juliet, Romeo and Juliet, 2.2

Katherine Foster Dall


Kathy played Snout in our first production, A Midsummer Night’s Dream. In 2015 she lost her battle to cancer.

“Thus have I, Wall, my part discharged so/ and, being done, thus Wall away doth go.” ~Snout, A Midsummer Night’s Dream 5.1

Valerie Joy Tieman


Val joined the RSC cast to play Adriana in The Comedy of Errors.

“If we do meet again, we’ll smile indeed.” ~Casius, Julius Caesar, 5.1!/Obituary

Todd Bayley


Todd was our Peter Quince in our first production, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and a bandit in The Two Gentlemen of Verona. Todd was a great story teller and a true gentleman.He fought cancer valiantly, but unfortunately lost his life in the fight.

“Good-night sweet prince, and flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.” ~Horatio, Hamlet, 5.2

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