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Love UT, Give UT 2015

44 years of engaging community through brave contemporary theatre! What do we love about Salt Lake Acting Company? YOU! We love that you are part of our community. You allow SLAC to engage and enrich community in so many ways. Whatever it is you love about SLAC, know that it…

SLAC Playwrights' Lab - Harbur Gate

Last week our inaugural Salt Lake Acting Company Playwrights’ Lab brought together 30 of the most creative, generous, thoughtful, and adventurous people to dedicate their talents to the development of two new scripts – HARBUR GATE by Kathleen Cahill and BOY ABOUT TEN by Jon Tuttle.   This Lab was…

SLAC Playwrights' Lab - Boy About Ten

Last week our inaugural Salt Lake Acting Company Playwrights’ Lab brought together 30 of the most creative, generous, thoughtful, and adventurous people to dedicate their talents to the development of two new scripts – HARBUR GATE by Kathleen Cahill and BOY ABOUT TEN by Jon Tuttle.   This Lab was…

Salt Lake Acting Company: Two Stories

by DANNY BOWES | February 20, 2015 | City Weekly Elaine Jarvik's new play Two Stories initially appears to be about a cloistered white journalist who has a "learning" moment when a Pakistani family moves in next door. Yet, by the end, that notion seems quite clearly to be what…

A Cup of Joe with O: Elena Dern

Episode 7: TWO STORIES. In this interview, host Olivia Custodio sits down with actress Elena Dern to discuss her role as Melinda in TWO STORIES by Elaine Jarvik. TWO STORIES plays at Salt Lake Acting Company from Feb. 4- March 1. Tickets are going fast! Be sure to call now…

A Cup of Joe with O: Andra Harbold

Episode 6: TWO STORIES. In this interview, host Olivia Custodio sits down with actress Andra Harbold to discuss her role as Jodi in TWO STORIES by Elaine Jarvik. TWO STORIES plays at Salt Lake Acting Company from Feb. 4- March 1. Tickets are going fast! Be sure to call now…

A Cup of Joe with O: Zack Phifer

Episode 5: TWO STORIES. In this interview, host Olivia Custodio sits down with actor Zack Phifer to discuss his role as Kevin in TWO STORIES by Elaine Jarvik. TWO STORIES plays at Salt Lake Acting Company from Feb. 4- March 1.

SLAC's Two Stories Told Well

by AMBER PECK | Febrauary 12, 2015 | Utah Theatre Bloggers   SALT LAKE — I know that the evening news is biased and embellished. I know that reality television is staged. And I know that the majority of theatre that I see is fictional. Despite all this, I still…

A Cup of Joe with O: Tamara Howell

Episode 4: TWO STORIES. In this interview, host Olivia Custodio sits down with actress Tamara Howell to discuss her role as Bashira in TWO STORIES by Elaine Jarvik. TWO STORIES plays at Salt Lake Acting Company from Feb. 4- March 1.

SLAC: Privacy, McMansions and the Evil Media | 15 bytes

by ANN POORE | February 7th, 2015 | 15 bytes Lighting adds a lot to a play and it simply wasn't there opening night at Salt Lake Acting Company's world premiere of Elaine Jarvik's "Two Stories." There were two interruptions in the production due to a blown fuse before it…

A Cup of Joe with O: Tito Livas

Episode 3: TWO STORIES. In this interview, host Olivia Custodio sits down with actor Tito Livas to discuss his role as Amir in TWO STORIES by Elaine Jarvik. TWO STORIES plays at Salt Lake Acting Company from Feb. 4- March 1.