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Announcing Cast, Creative Team, and New (Final) Dates for #SLACabaret; Elaine Jarvik’s FOUR WOMEN TALKING ABOUT THE MAN UNDER THE SHEET Now to Open 50th Season

As we prepare to reopen our doors to a lovingly familiar (yet new-and-improved) theatre space, we have one final set of changes to announce in regard to our summer and fall programming. Also, we’re delighted to announce the incredible WORLD PREMIERE cast of our new summer satire, #SLACabaret.   Cast…

SLAC's NPSS Festival Concludes March 29th with EGRESS

SLAC ANNOUNCES FINAL ENTRY FOR ITS NEW PLAY SOUNDING SERIES FESTIVAL Live Zoom reading of Melissa Crespo and Sarah Saltwick’s EGRESS to take place March 29 [SALT LAKE CITY, UT, MARCH 22, 2021] - Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), Utah’s leading destination for brave, contemporary theatre, announces the third and final installment of its…

Stop White Terrorism. Stop Asian Hate.

We condemn the rise in brutal and senseless attacks against Asian American and Pacific Islander communities across the United States. They are a painful reminder that seeing communities and loved ones destroyed by hate, systemic racism, xenophobia, and white supremacy are a reality for AAPI and BIPOC bodies. We must…

SLAC's NNPN Rolling World Premiere of ALABASTER Streams May 10-30th!

Building on a year of creatively re-imagined theatrical offerings, we’re thrilled to announce that our National New Play Network Rolling World Premiere of Audrey Cefaly’s ALABASTER will be streaming directly to you May 10-30th!   About ALABASTER The inhabitants of a small farm in Alabaster, Alabama are no strangers to…

SLAC's Next NPSS Festival Reading is HAIRY & SHERRI, Presented February 23rd

SLAC ANNOUNCES SECOND INSTALLMENT OF THREE-PART NPSS FESTIVAL Live Zoom reading of Adrienne Dawes’ HAIRY & SHERRI to take place Feb 23 [SALT LAKE CITY, UT, FEBRUARY 16, 2021] - Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), Utah’s leading destination for brave, contemporary theatre, announces the second installment in its first-ever New…

SLAC POSTPONES WORLD PREMIERE OF ELAINE JARVIK’S FOUR WOMEN TALKING ABOUT THE MAN UNDER THE SHEET

SALT LAKE ACTING COMPANY POSTPONES WORLD PREMIERE OF ELAINE JARVIK’S FOUR WOMEN TALKING ABOUT THE MAN UNDER THE SHEET The timely new work will now play SLAC’s Chapel Theatre August 20 – September 12, 2021 [SALT LAKE CITY, UT, FEBRUARY 4, 2021] - Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), Utah’s leading…

Announcing SLAC's First-Ever (Virtual) NPSS Festival

SALT LAKE ACTING COMPANY ANNOUNCES FIRST-EVER NEW PLAY SOUNDING SERIES FESTIVAL, HIGHLIGHTING BIPOC ARTISTS Three-play festival begins January 25 with Kimi Handa Brown’s DADDY ISSUES [SALT LAKE CITY, UT, JANUARY 18, 2021] - Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), Utah’s leading destination for brave, contemporary theatre, proudly announces its first-ever New Play Sounding Series Festival. The…

Introducing SLAC DIGITAL: A New Way to Enjoy SLAC at Home

SALT LAKE ACTING COMPANY UNVEILS NEW STREAMING PLATFORM IN COLLABORATION WITH SALT LAKE FILM SOCIETY SLAC DIGITAL will bring streaming SLAC experience directly to audience at home [SALT LAKE CITY, UT, DECEMBER 04, 2020] - Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), Utah’s leading destination for brave, contemporary theatre, announces the launch…

SLAC DIGITAL SHORTS: "*BLEEP*"

"*BLEEP*" Written by Ava Kostia Directed by Cassie Stokes-Wylie We hope that our SLAC Digital Shorts are bringing you some much-needed laughter! If so, please consider making a donation to help SLAC continue to entertain Utah audiences. CREDITS *BLEEP* Written by Ava Kostia Directed by Cassie Stokes-Wylie Joan: Kimi Brown…

SLAC Digital Shorts: "Editing 2020"

"Editing 2020" Written by Nicholas Dunn Directed by William Richardson   We hope that our SLAC Digital Shorts are bringing you some much-needed laughter! If so, please consider making a donation to help SLAC continue to entertain Utah audiences.   CREDITS Editing 2020 Written by Nicholas Dunn Directed by William…

SLAC Digital Shorts: "Brown Bananas"

"Brown Bananas" Written by Troy Deutsch Directed by William Richardson   We hope that our SLAC Digital Shorts are bringing you some much-needed laughter! If so, please consider making a donation to help SLAC continue to entertain Utah audiences.   CREDITS "Brown Bananas" Written by Troy Deutsch Directed by William…