(Durham, NH) - In a Facebook post this weekend, the UNH Department of Theatre and Dance announced the passing of Professor John Edwards.

UNH Theatre Department via Facebook
UNH Theatre Department via Facebook

According to the UNH posting, Dr. Edwards taught at the University for 35 years and was among the driving forces that shaped the UNH Theatre and Dance Department.

The John C. Edwards Undergraduate Prize Plays honor his contributions to the University.

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