Nicholas Delaney, who was resident musician at Chesapeake Shakespeare Company and also worked closely with Cohesion Theatre Company, died on Tuesday. He was 34.
Cohesion Theatre founding artistic producer Brad Norris said a statement that the cause of death is not yet known, "but it was incredibly sudden and unexpected."
Mr. Delaney served as music director for Cohesion Theatre's production last weekend of an original work, "The Complete Deaths of William Shakespeare."
Last month, he was music director for Chesapeake Shakespeare's presentation of "A Christmas Carol." That company's founding artistic director, Ian Gallanar, praised...