Shadowbox Live Founder Stev Guyer Dead at 63

Staff Writer
Columbus Monthly
Shadowbox Live founder Stev Guyer in a 2013 portrait.

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

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