COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - A beloved member of the Columbia theatre community has passed away.
According to the Trustus Theatre's Facebook page on Tuesday, theatre co-founder and original artistic director Jim Thigpen passed away.
The heartfelt post says:
Thigpin recently celebrated a birthday on Aug. 25.
An outpouring of love and condolences have flooded the post, with many remembering Thigpen as a great mentor and teacher.