Robert Harris Blaisdell, 58, Actor
Robert H. Blaisdell, an actor known for his many roles at the John Drew Theatre in East Hampton and at the Hampton Theatre Company in Quogue, died Mon., Feb. 10, at his home in Sag Harbor, N.Y. He was 58.
A graduate of the Pasadena Playhouse College of Theatre Arts, Blaisdell served in the U.S. Army in Korea as a propagandist, 1960-62. He later worked as a broadcaster for radio stations in Connecticut and Sag Harbor, and as a real estate broker.
He was featured at the John Drew Theatre in such shows as "Ah, Wilderness!," "Gigi," "A Shot in the Dark," and "Angel Street." For the Hampton Theatre Company, he was seen in "Later Life," "The Crucible," "The Heiress," "Dracula," and other plays. Blaisdell also had a number of commercials and voice-overs to his credit.
He is survived by his parents, a sister, a brother, and a daughter.
Lewis Maxwell Rosen,
Lewis Maxwell Rosen, an agent and book expert, died on Fri., March 21, at the Danbury Hospital in Redding, Conn. He was 67.
Born in New York City, Rosen graduated from the City College of New York with a degree in Music Composition at the young age of 16. He joined the William Morris Agency and became the representative of the "Sid Ceasar Show of Shows." He later formed his own agency, where he handled such talents as Dustin Hoffman, John Collum, Joanne Woodward, and Sylvia Sydney.
Rosen also composed music for both Off-Broadway and opera, and was Trustee Secretary of the Mark Twain Library in Redding until his death.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Mark Twain Library Association, P.O. Box 1009, Redding,