|Born||in Montréal, Québec, Canada|
|Died||in London, Ontario, Canada (pulmonary embolism)|
Mini Bio (1)
Richard Monette played in small theatre roles, including the British staging of "Oh, Calcutta" in 1967. Achieved great success as a theatre director, becoming first Canadian-born artistic director of the Stratford Festival (Ontario) in 1993. He retired from that role in 2007. He suffered from vascular disease, and was going into hospital for tests when he suffered a pulmonary embolism.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Fred Freud