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Theater review: 'A Year with Frog and Toad' at SLAC is fanciful and expertly staged | Deseret News

Blair Howell | December 8, 2014 | Deseret News   "I cannot think of any work that could be more agreeable and fun than making books for children," said author Arnold Lobel. Borrowing his thoughts, I can think of few activities more agreeable and fun than taking a child to…

Salt Lake Acting Company: A Year With Frog & Toad - Gavin's Underground | City Weekly

Gavin's Underground | Dec. 3, 2014 | City Weekly   As 2014 slowly comes to a freezing conclusion, those of you who grew up cool kids and ended up having cool kids of your own are probably looking for some kind of shared entertainment that doesn't revolve around being disappointed…

A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - An Inside Look | Utah Theatre Bloggers

Get an inside look at some of the rehearsals for A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD with our marvelous cast! Director Penny Caywood talks about the importance of children's theater and why you should come and see the show! Thanks to Utah Theatre Bloggers Association for the great video.

Getting into Theatre with Penny Caywood | Utah Theatre Bloggers

Get to know the director of A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD, the fantastic Penny Caywood, in this video interview produced by Utah Theatre Bloggers. Hear about her background, her experience with children's theatre, and how she got involved with Salt Lake Acting Company!

A Cup of Joe with O | Robert Scott Smith

Host Olivia Custodio sits down with actor Robert Scott Smith to discuss the role of Don in "Rapture, Blister, Burn".

Cup of Joe with O | TRACIE MERRILL

In the final episode for the run of "Rapture, Blistern Burn" by Gina Gionfriddo, host Olivia Custodio sits down with actress Tracie Merrill to discuss the character of Catherine.

A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOAD - Press Release

PRESS CONTACT: CYNTHIA FLEMING | 801.363.7522 | November 12, 2014For Immediate Release Salt Lake Acting Company Celebrates the Holiday Season With Its 6th Annual Children's Musical:A YEAR WITH FROG AND TOADBook and Lyrics by Willie RealeMusic by Robert RealeBased on the Books by Arnold Lobel Salt Lake Acting Company…

RAPTURE, BLISTER, BURN Takes the Serious and Makes it Hilarious | The Daily Utah Chronicle

Brian Powell | November 7, 2014 | The Daily Utah Chronicle   "Feminism" is one of those words that is loaded with connotations, both positive and negative. So you'd expect that a play about three generations of women discussing feminism would be rife with strong opinions and uncomfortable silences. Therefore it's…

A Cup of Joe with O | Nell Gwynn

Host Olivia Custodio sits down with actress Nell Gwynn to discuss the character of Gwen in "Rapture, Blister, Burn" by Gina Gionfriddo. 

RAPTURE, BLISTER, BURN Explores Complex Issues of Gender Role | The Daily Utah Chronicle

Steven Stafsholt | November 7, 2014 | The Daily Utah Chronicle Gina Gionfriddo's Pulitzer Prize-nominated play "Rapture, Blister, Burn" is playing at Salt Lake Acting Company this month. Centered around feminism, growing old and the evolution of gender roles, this show unabashedly addresses these uncomfortable issues in an equally comedic and…

Local Theater Production Reviews: RAPTURE, BLISTER, BURN | City Weekly

Danny Bowes | November 5, 2014 |City Weekly Gina Gionfriddo's Rapture, Blister, Burn is an oddity as dramatic literature in that its digressions—about the history of feminism, horror films as political commentary, and similar subjects—where the actual drama is abandoned are far more interesting than the actual drama. A moderate-length…