Theaterboy just announced the passing of Gilbert Mead.
“Gilbert Dunbar Mead, age 76, philanthropist and retired research scientist, died May 29, 2007 at Washington Home and Hospice of complications following a stroke. Mr. Mead and his wife Jaylee are noted arts philanthropists, whose recent commitment to Arena Stage marks the largest individual gift ever given to a regional theatre.”
To read the article, which is rich in details about the life of this remarkable man, click here.
Many actors, theaters and patrons have been blessed by the Mead generosities. If you are one of them, leave a message here and we will make certain all are passed on to the family.