Shadowbox Live co-founder Stev Guyer passed away this morning, according to a post on the theater company’s Facebook page.

According to the post: “We are saddened to announce the passing of our founder, Stev Guyer. He passed Thursday morning (March 29) after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Not surprisingly, he was a rock star until the very end. Information on a public memorial will be forthcoming.”

The company requested that condolences or letters of support be sent to Shadowbox Live at 503 S Front, STE 260, Columbus, OH 43215. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Stev Innovation Fund can be made at shadowboxlive.org/s-innovation-fund.

Writer Lia Eastep’s article about Guyer’s cancer and how the troupe was dealing with it appeared in our our March issue.