Topher Rasmussen is elated to return for the second SLAC Lab. A Salt Lake native, he spends his time making music, daydreaming, and writing scripts with his friends. As a proud member of AVREC ART HOUSE and THE GRASSROOTS SHAKESPEARE COMPANY, Topher has an ongoing love affair with the creative communities of SLC. Recent credits include R+J: STAR CROSS'D DEATH MATCH (SLAC), THE FERMI PARADOX (SLAC, Davey Foundation Reading), HARBUR GATE (SLAC, NPSS Reading), COURSE 86B IN THE CATALOGUE (SLAC, 2012 CityWeekly Arty: Best Chewing of Scenery), THE PRIVATE EAR (Sting & Honey Co.), ADAM AND STEVE & THE EMPTY SEA (Plan-B Theatre Co., fringeNYC 2013), BORDERLANDS (Plan-B Theatre Co.), and a handful of SLAMs (Plan-B Theatre Co.). Other Credits: Gabe in NEXT TO NORMAL (UVU, KCACTF 2014), Lucentio in Taming of the Shrew (UVU), and Bianca in Taming of the Shrew (GSC). Creator/director of HAMLET AND OPHELIA GO SWIMMING (Edinburgh Fringe 2014). Keep an eye out for him in Sackerson's upcoming theatre-for-one project, THE WORST THING I'VE EVER DONE.