ACTOR DAVID SCHRAMM HAS PASSED AWAY AT AGE 73
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THE ACTING COMPANY ANNOUNCES THE PASSING OF
ACTING CAREER SPANNED EIGHT YEARS IN
THE ACTING COMPANY
FORTY YEARS IN THE AMERICAN THEATER
New York, NY (March 29, 2020) – The Acting Company’s Margot Harley has announced the death of founding member David Schramm. Mr. Schramm had a career that spanned forty years in the American Theater and in film and television.
He was 73 years old.
Mr. Schramm was a Group One Julliard graduate and appeared in productions both on and off-Broadway. Credits include Alan Ayckbourn’s Bedroom Face, opposite Judith Ivey, the 2009 revival of Finian’s Rainbow, and productions at New York Theatre Workshop, Pasadena Playhouse, George Street Playhouse, Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington D.C. and more.
From 1990-1997, Mr. Schramm portrayed Roy Biggins, the rival airline owner, on the television series “Wings”. He appeared in all 172 episodes throughout the entire series.
“We mourn his loss and will miss him,” Margot Harley said.
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