Bio - Stephen Cooper

Stephen Cooper (Pablo Picasso) returns for his 2nd show with us. Stephen appeared as Hugh in Translations (Bad Habit Productions) at Boston’s Calderwood Pavilion in 2014 – a production he was forced to leave after he suffered a serious injury.  After his recovery in 2015, Stephen appeared in Michael Frayn’s Alphabetical Order (Mugford Street Players) and in Pinter’s Ashes to Ashes (Exiled Theatre) and  most recently in our own production of Molly Sweeney

Other recent roles include the haunted widower in Conor McPherson’s Shining City and Picasso in Jeffrey Hatcher’s A Picasso (both with Salem Theatre Company).  Stephen and Linda Goetz will reprise their roles in A Picasso this spring with Newton Nomadic Theatre. Stephen is a member of SAG-AFTRA; his radio drama work has been broadcast on NPR and can be heard at He formerly lived in Los Angeles, where he studied acting for seven years under the late Susan Peretz.