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Performer Robert Peterson Dies

Performer Robert Peterson Dies

Posted - Dec. 1, 2003 at 9:42 p.m.

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(KSL News) The American theatre has lost a great performer.

Robert Peterson died today in St. George of a heart attack.

A Broadway veteran and long-time favorite of Utah audiences, Peterson here in his stunning signature role of Don Quixote.

He was 71, is survived by his wife of 53 years, Lois, six children, 32 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Countless performers, technicians and theatre staff mourn his loss.


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