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SLAC Premieres Steve Yockey’s Mercury as it Delves into Obsession and Revenge

SLAC Premieres Steve Yockey’s Mercury as it Delves into Obsession and Revenge Front Row Reviewers | Jason Hagey | October 16 2017   Mercury at Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC) in Salt Lake City Utah is as horror-comedy at its most delightful and a play that is ultimately about humanity…

“Mercury” halloween horror anyone will enjoy

“Mercury” halloween horror anyone will enjoy Daily Utah Chronicle | Madge Slack | October 16, 2017   A horror-comedy that does the unexpected? How refreshing. Steve Yockey’s latest play “Mercury,” is the perfect way to spend your evening, assuming you aren’t faint of heart. It combines humor, gore, justice and…

Salt Lake Magazine: MERCURY at SLAC

Theater Review: Mercury at SLAC · The ghosts of the fights of relationships past are waiting to haunt you · Salt Lake Magazine | Jeremy Pugh | October 16, 2017   There are many plays out there that fall into a category that I like to call: “Alvy Singer rewrites…

Salt Lake Magazine: Prieview Article

Preview: Mercury at SLAC Salt Lake Magazine | Jeremy Pugh | October 10, 2017 he fall production at Salt Lake Acting Company, Mercury, is a horror comedy fitting for this time of year. It opens, appropriately, on Friday the 13th. (Actually, it’s a “co-world premiere,” the same play will be…

Salt Lake Tribune: Preview Article

Salt Lake Acting Company unveils a comedy with an appetite for revenge just in time for Halloween Salt Lake Tribune | Barbara M. Bannon | October 8, 2017   “I’d been wanting to tell a soapy, lively story about revenge in a very modern setting,” playwright Steve Yockey says. “After…

October 2017 Subscribers of the Month: Kevin and Linsey Harkness

We are thrilled to launch our Subscriber of the Month program, honoring just some of the incredible people that grace us with their presence each season (or, for some, many, many seasons!).  This month, we are excited to feature the fun and fabulous Kevin and Linsey Harkness!  New-ish subscribers now…

“Surely Goodness and Mercy,” A Story of Tough Love

“Surely Goodness and Mercy,” A Story of Tough Love Utah Daily Chronicle | Alina Hansen | September 12, 2017 “Surely Goodness and Mercy,” a Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC) production, premiered last week in front of highly anticipatory audiences, resulting in multiple sold-out shows. Written by playwright Chisa Hutchinson, this…

BWW Review: SURELY GOODNESS AND MERCY at Salt Lake Acting Company

BWW Review: SURELY GOODNESS AND MERCY at Salt Lake Acting Company Broadway World Review| Blair Howell | September 12, 2017 SURELY GOODNESS AND MERCY is an engaging new light comedy with a agreeably subtle religious theme, expertly directed and staged by Salt Lake Acting Company. The first production in SLAC's…

City Weekly Theater Review: Salt Lake Acting Company's SURELY GOODNESS AND MERCY

Theater Review: Salt Lake Acting Company's SURELY GOODNESS AND MERCY City Weekly | Scott Renshaw | Setpember 11, 2017 There are moments when all you need is to be reminded that humanity is not irredeemable, and that people sometimes reach out to one another with love. In a world that…

Salt Lake Magazine's Review: SLAC’s Surely Goodness & Mercy

Review: SLAC’s Surely Goodness & Mercy Salt Lake Magazine | Jeremey Pugh | September 8, 2017 alt Lake Acting Company’s season opener is a tender, thoughtful slice of lunch lady land. We live in a noisy world. What with all the hurricanes and fires and Donald Trumps. And these days…

Salt Lake Acting Company’s season-opening production shatters stereotypes about black culture

Salt Lake Acting Company’s season-opening production shatters stereotypes about black culture By Barbara Bannon | Setpember 15, 2017 As I sat waiting for Salt Lake Acting Company’s production of “Surely Goodness and Mercy” to begin, I was struck by an irony. In the Upstairs Theatre, “Saturday’s Voyeur” was lambasting the…