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journalist

Daphne Scudder Kraft, American Journalist. Avocations: tennis, bridge, gardening, reading, parenting. F C. Public chairman Valley Hospital Auxiliary, Saddle River, New Jersey, 1980-1984. Member American Critics Association, Outer Critics Circuit, Drama Desk.

Background

Kraft, Daphne Scudder was born on November 17, 1935 in Trenton, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of John and Dorothea (Scudder) Hope-Doeg.

Education

Student, Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts. Student, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois. Associate of Arts, Finch College, New York.

Career

Drama reviewer, Newark Evening News, 1962-1968;ballet, opera, caberet and drama critic, Herald & News, Passaic, New Jersey, since 1986;columnist on arts, Ridgewood (New Jersey) News, 1997.

Achievements

  • Avocations: tennis, bridge, gardening, reading, parenting. F C.

Membership

Public chairman Valley Hospital Auxiliary, Saddle River, New Jersey, 1980-1984. Member American Critics Association, Outer Critics Circuit, Drama Desk.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, bridge, gardening, reading, parenting.

Connections

Married Ted Kraft; children: Geoffrey, Richard.

father:
John Hope-Doeg

mother:
Dorothea (Scudder) Hope-Doeg

spouse:
Ted Kraft

children:
Geoffrey Kraft

Richard Kraft