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Walter Shatley


Walter Shatley graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a BFA in Drama in the class of 2000.  He then left his hometown of Norman to pursue an acting career in Los Angeles and then NYC.  Along the way he toured with several companies including the Omaha Theater Company.  Walter performed in several shows with OTC and met his future wife while touring with The Berenstain Bears Onstage!  Walter and his wife, Samantha, were seen sharing the Rose stage in many productions including Disney's Aladdin Jr., and Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella.  After seven years of bouncing between Omaha and NYC they have returned to Omaha to stay for a while.  Recent credits include Peter Pan, The Fantastic Mr. Fox, The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley, and The Sound of Music.  Walter is happy to be able to return to the Great Plains Theatre Conference after having been away for a few years.