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Mohemian Rhapsody: A First Look at SATURDAY'S VOYEUR 2019

Utah's favorite summer tradition runs now through September 1st. The 41st-annual SATURDAY’S VOYEUR by Allen Nevins and Nancy Borgenicht is now open and is delighting Utahns who are in need of a good laugh at themselves. This year’s production once again lampoons our fine state's culture and politics with biting…

Cast and Creative Team Announced for Utah Premiere of PETE THE CAT

Casting is complete for SLAC's 11th annual children's production, the Utah premiere of PETE THE CAT. Based on the popular children's book series by Kimberly and James Dean, the stage musical features music by Will Aronson and book/lyrics by Sarah Hammond. When Pete the Cat gets caught jamming after bedtime,…

Razzamatazz: Official SILENT DANCER Production Photos

The hit world premiere plays Salt Lake Acting Company through May 12th A groundbreaking dance/play/romance about dangerous love, secret identities, criminals, silent movies, and the most famous couple in New York: F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald. See images from the world premiere below. For tickets, click here, or call SLAC's…

Step into the Richly-Costumed World of SILENT DANCER

Kathleen Cahill's world premiere Jazz Age romance runs April 10 through May 12th Salt Lake Acting Company presents the world premiere of SILENT DANCER by Utah-based playwright, Kathleen Cahill, beginning April 10th. The play recieves its premiere following several developmental workshops both at SLAC (including a New Play Sounding Series reading in…

Call for Entries: DON'T PANIC, LISTEN!

 End the Stigma. Share Your Story. This summer, Salt Lake Acting Company is teaming up with Utah State University's H.E.A.R.T. initiative to shed light on addiction in Utah. Through its new storytelling series, "Don't Panic, Listen!", H.E.A.R.T. will nurture and showcase young storytellers from around the state who have been affected…

SLAC Joins Statewide Spike 150 Celebration by Hosting Tony Award-winner David Henry Hwang & THE DANCE AND THE RAILROAD

Reading to be helmed by Broadway veteran Billy Bustamante and will also feature a short performance by Utah Poet Laureate Paisley Rekdal   Next month, we proudly present a two-night professional Utah premiere of David Henry Hwang’s 1981 play, THE DANCE AND THE RAILROAD. The special event is being presented as…

See What's in Store for Our Historic 49th Season

Following on the heels of an incredibly beloved season, which included audience favorites A FUNNY THING…, THE WOLVES, PINKALICIOUS THE MUSICAL, and THE CAKE—SLAC’s 49th season offering is comprised of six works never before produced in Utah. Two of the productions are receiving world premieres. The season opens with Will Snider’s African-set drama DEATH…

FREE PANEL DISCUSSION: Equality & Marriage

  Join Salt Lake Acting Company and an esteemed panel of experts as we further explore the themes in Bekah Brunstetter's THE CAKE. The panel, titled “Equality & Marriage: LGBTQ+ & Religious Rights in 2019,” will occur immediately following the March 3rd matinee of THE CAKE. The unique lineup--a delegation…

The First Taste: Photos from the Utah Premiere of THE CAKE

Bekah Brunstetter's acclaimed dramedy runs February 6-March 10 Salt Lake Acting Company presents the Utah premiere of THE CAKE by Bekah Brunstetter. The timely socio-political dramedy opens at SLAC after successful runs throughout the country, and concurrent with a run Off-Broadway at Manhattan Theatre Club. The premise of THE CAKE…

Full Cast Revealed for SATURDAY'S VOYEUR 2019

Casting for the 41st-annual production of one of the country's longest-continuing parodies, SATURDAY'S VOYEUR, has been solidified. The annual tongue-in-cheek tribute to Utah culture and politics, written and created by Allen Nevins and Nancy Borgenicht, promises to once again pack a lovingly-irreverent punch for SLAC audiences. 2019's installment sees the…

Casting Complete for the World Premiere of Kathleen Cahill's SILENT DANCER

Described as "dance/play/romance" by Utah-based playwright Kathleen Cahill, SILENT DANCER is a world of dangerous love, secret identities, maids, dancers, criminals, silent movies, and the most famous couple in New York--Zelda and Scott Fitzgerald. A groundbreaking theatrical experience which expresses the pulse, the change, and the infinite possibilities of life in…