Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch

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As BroadwayWorld previously reported, stage and screen actorChristopher Evan Welch passed away on December 2, 2013 in Los Angeles. He was 48. Below, we tribute the actor with photos from some of his recent stage appearances.

Welch had been filming in LA for the upcoming HBO series Silicon Valley.

Welch first appeared on Broadway in 1997 in London Assurance and went on to star in the Broadway revival of The Crucible in 2002, followed by Festen in 2006.

He last appeared off-Broadway this year in Manhattan Theatre Club's The Madrid. Among his many other off-Broadway credits are The Little Foxes, Our House, The Marriage of Bette and Boo, Romeo and Juliet, The Scene, The Pain and the Itch, Romance, Much Ado About Nothing, Writer's Block, Othello, Measure for Measure, A Skull in Connemara, Adam Baum and the Jew Movie, A Streetcar Named Desire and Scapin.

Welch made appearances in the TV series Elementary, Rubicon, Law & Order, Nurse Jackie, The Good Wife, The Sopranos, The Practice and more. On the big screen, he played roles in The Master, Lincoln, Synecdoche, New York, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, War of the Worlds, The Interpreter, The Stepford Wives and more.

Photo Credit: Walter McBride

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Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch arriving for the Broadway Opening Night Performance of 'Seminar' at the Golden Theatre in New York City on 11/20/2011.

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch attending the Opening Night for the Playwrights Horizons World Premiere Production of 'The Great God Pan' at Playwrights Horizons Theatre in New York City on December 18, 2012

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Michael Bakkensen, Larry Bryggman, Ali MacGraw and Christopher Evan Welch during.The Opening Night Curtain Call for FESTEN at the Music Box Theatre with an after party at Tavern On The Green Restaurant in New York City, April 9, 2006.

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Larry Bryggman, Ali MacGraw and Christopher Evan Welch during.The Opening Night Curtain Call for FESTEN at the Music Box Theatre with an after party at Tavern On The Green Restaurant in New York City, April 9, 2006.

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Larry Bryggman, Ali MacGraw and Christopher Evan Welch during.The Opening Night Curtain Call for FESTEN at the Music Box Theatre with an after party at Tavern On The Green Restaurant in New York City, April 9, 2006.

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Larry Bryggman, Ali MacGraw and Christopher Evan Welch during.The Opening Night Curtain Call for FESTEN at the Music Box Theatre with an after party at Tavern On The Green Restaurant in New York City, April 9, 2006.

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch attending the Opening Night for the Playwrights Horizons World Premiere Production of 'The Great God Pan' at Playwrights Horizons Theatre in New York City on December 18, 2012

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch attending the Opening Night Performance of the Manhattan Theatre Club's 'The Other Side' at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre in New York City on 1/10/2013

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch attending the Opening Night Performance of the Manhattan Theatre Club's 'The Other Side' at the Samuel J. Friedman Theatre in New York City on 1/10/2013

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch attending the Opening Night After Party for the Manhattan Theatre Club's Production of 'The Madrid' at Red Eye Grill in New York City on 2/26/2013

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch attending the Opening Night After Party for the Manhattan Theatre Club's Production of 'The Madrid' at Red Eye Grill in New York City on 2/26/2013

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Christopher Evan Welch attending the Opening Night After Party for the Manhattan Theatre Club's Production of 'The Madrid' at Red Eye Grill in New York City on 2/26/2013

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Edie Falco, Christopher Evan Welch, Heidi Schreck, Frances Sternhagen, Seth Clayton, Phoebe Strole, John Ellison Conlee, Leigh Silverman & Liz Fahive attending the Opening Night After Party for the Manhattan Theatre Club's Production of 'The Madrid' at Red Eye Grill in New York City on 2/26/2013

Photo Flash: Remembering Christopher Evan Welch
Edie Falco, Christopher Evan Welch, Heidi Schreck, Frances Sternhagen, Seth Clayton, Phoebe Strole, John Ellison Conlee, Leigh Silverman & Liz Fahive attending the Opening Night After Party for the Manhattan Theatre Club's Production of 'The Madrid' at Red Eye Grill in New York City on 2/26/2013

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Walter McBride As a 14 year old youth, Walter was transfixed by his first Broadway Show, the original production of 'GREASE'. His Journey to celebrity photojournalism began that fateful night. Meeting, photographing and getting to know the cast inspired him to spend his professional life doing what he loved. Walter moved to Manhattan and for a leading role as a Photographer & Photo Researcher. Currently headlining in New Jersey with his partner Richard and family members Dali (Jack Russell) & Gala (Schnoodle). Recently he made his Broadway debut sharing the stage with Hugh Jackman in 'Hugh Jackman on Broadway' as well as receiving the Actors' Equity Association Gypsy Spirit Award. Walter McBride Photography is syndicated worldwide by Corbis/AP.


 
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