Remembering Brad Waltman – Obituary and funeral details
It is with a heavy heart that we tell about the passing of Brad Waltman. Brad Waltman was instrumental force for high standards a great scenic designs. He recently designed sets for RENT, Jesus Christ Superstar and Heathers. Brad was a ferocious support of all the arts in South Dakota. He was never far away from a theatre, he always delighted in being part of the process, from designing, painting, mentoring or house managing. We will be dimming the lights of the Orpheum this Thursday and invite anyone who Brad has effected join us for a brief moment at 7:00. We also are dedicating the final 4 shows of Heathers to his memory. Brad has been the foundation on so many positive steps forward for the Sioux Empire Community. It is a foundation that we plan to honor and keep on building. Thank you Brad you are missed already. We are glad that your struggle and pain are now over. To borrow a phrase from the musical Les Miserables “To love anther person is to see the face of God”. Brad you are loved.