Richard Boehner is an actor, director author, playwright and photographer. His stage credits include To Kill A Mockingbird, Rumors, Guys and Dolls, A Christmas Story 2007, The Wizard of Oz, The Foreigner, Fiddler on the Roof, Harvey, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, On Golden Pond, Cats, A Christmas Story 2012, The Cemetery Club, Our Town, The Mousetrap, A Christmas Story 2013, Spamalot and Mark Twain Today.
He has been nominated multiple times for his acting and directing talents, receiving Robidoux Resident Theatre’s award in 2013 for Best Actor for his performance in Our Town.
In 2015 he premiered his own play Mark Twain Today and performed as Mark Twain. He won the 2015 Mayor’s Awards Artist Of The Year and was nominated as Best Actor for an RRT Ruby Award as a result of this work.
Boehner has contributed to multiple historical works and authored a local history. He lives in St. Joseph, Missouri with his wife, a daughter, a son, a son-in-law and three grandchildren.