Upstream Theater mourns the loss of Bill Grivna, who touched so many lives with his teaching and his talent, his excellent humor and his deeply rooted humanity.


Bill Grivna pictured here as Paddy in Upstream Theater's 2012 production of THE HAIRY APE by Eugene O'Neill -- ProPhotoSTL.com

Grivna loved meeting friends for happy hour, and there will be an appropriately timed celebration of his life on Friday, August 5, from 4-7 PM at the Metcalf Theater on the campus of SIUE (please see https://www.legacy.com/us/obituaries/name/william-grivna-obituary?id=35904184 for more details).