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“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…

SLAC’s “Surely Goodness and Mercy” is Surely More Than Merely Good

SLAC’s “Surely Goodness and Mercy” is Surely More Than Merely Good Front Row Reviewers | By Suzanna Whitman | September 7, 2017   Salt Lake Acting Company is known for its thought-provoking theatre, and their production of Chisa Hutchinson’s new play Surely Goodness and Mercy is no exception. The play…

Salt Lake Magazine Review: Saturday’s Voyeur 2017

Review: Saturday’s Voyeur 2017 By Jeremy Pugh | Salt Lake Magazine | July 5, 2017 Can you believe the Russians are the bad guys again? As a middle-of-the-pack Gen-Xer, I caught the last wave of anti-Russia pop-culture vilification at a young age, mainly through Rocky and Bullwinkle cartoons featuring the…

Utah Theater Bloggers Review: Saturday's Voyeur 2017

Experience the balm of Gilead of SLAC’s SATURDAY’S VOYEUR By Elise Hanson | Utah Theater Bloggers | July 1, 2017 SALT LAKE CITY — It has been a rough year for Americans. No matter your political leanings, the impossibility of blocking the outcry of impassioned consternation from your universe is a…

Salt Lake Tribune Review: Saturday's Voyeur 2017

Review: Spying on the Russian connections in ‘Voyeur’ By Ellen Fagg Weist & Scott D. Pierce | Salt Lake Tribune | June 30, 2017 How do you satirize Utah's local culture under a Trump administration? The title of this year's edition of "Saturday's Voyeur" — the blunt-edged "The S--- Show"…

Salt Lake Tribune Preview Article for Saturday's Voyeur

Putin, Trump administration get ‘Voyeurized’ in Salt Lake Acting Company’s annual musical satire By Ellen Fagg Weist | Salt Lake Tribune | June 22, 2017   The plot of this year's "Saturday's Voyeur," Salt Lake Acting Company's annual irreverent musical satire, has been compromised by Russian connections, including a starring…

Utah Theatre Bloggers: HAND TO GOD Review

Give a hand to Salt Lake Acting Company's Hand to God by Andrea Fife | April 27,2017 Book-ended by monologues contemplating the nature, origin, and roles of basic Christian tenets of good, evil, the devil, and salvation, Hand to God tells the stories of a teenage boy Jason and his…