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I'll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers - Press Release

PRESS CONTACT: CYNTHIA FLEMING | 801.363.7522 | September 3, 2014For Immediate Release Salt Lake Acting Company Opens Season withI'LL EAT YOU LAST: A CHAT WITH SUE MENGERSBy John Logan"I'm not just representing stars; I am a star..." Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), opens its 44th season in the glamorous…

Salt Lake Acting Company serves a fresh plate of Hollywood dish

Ellen Fagg Weist | September 13, 2014 | The Salt Lake Tribune Camille G. Van Wagoner was thinking about retiring. Maybe it was time. She had racked up an impressive résumé of comedic and musical-theater roles on a variety of Utah stages, but approaching the milestone of her 50th birthday,…

Salt Lake Acting Company dishes up dirt on '80s Hollywood

After another successful season of Saturday's Voyeur, the Salt Lake Acting Company will keep up the pace with yet another culturally significant, delightfully edgy production: "I'll Eat You Last: A Chat with Sue Mengers." We spoke with director Robin Wilks-Dunn, the brains behind SLAC's interpretation of Tony award-winner John Logan's…

2014-2015 Season Press Release

PRESS CONTACT: CYNTHIA FLEMING | 801.363.7522 | August 14, 2014For Immediate Release Salt Lake Acting Company's 2014-2015 SeasonReflects New Mission Statement to Engage and Enrich CommunityThrough Brave, Contemporary Theatre Salt Lake Acting Company (SLAC), with renewed energy and excitement for the future, announces a new, community-centered mission statement as…

Count Your Many Blessings | VOYEUR actor Eb Madson

They say that the second year of living in New York is the hardest. By that time, the rose-colored glasses have faded and the hype of living in one of the world's greatest cities is gone. That definitely was the case for me. In this last year, I worked several…

THERE ARE OTHERS. I AM NOT ALONE | VOYEUR Actor Olivia Custodio

I moved to Utah from New York City. "Why, in the name of everything holy, would you do that?!" you may be screaming at your computer. I am not Mormon, I would rather take a nap in my bathtub while watching "Toddlers and Tiaras" than go hiking, and if I…

Former Miss Riverton Lets Off a Little Steam | VOYEUR actor Leah Hassett

It's not easy being a beauty queen. It may look like a glamorous life but there's a lot that goes into winning the high high honor of being crowned Miss Riverton*. It's not all fun and games, there's the constant trying on of gowns, perfecting that award winning smile, nail…

The Get-Us-Heard Address | Voyeur Actor Justin Ivie

  The Get-Us-Heard Address Written by Justin Ivie June 2014     One score and sixteen years ago our founding mother brought forth to this unsuspecting state a new musical, conceived in comedy, and dedicated to the proposition that no cow is too sacred for roasting. Now, we at SLAC…

Thank you SLAC | 4000 MILES actor Shelby Andersen

I think it's safe to say that I love working at SLAC. Being an actor here plus working full time on the Communications and Audience Development Team has made for a crazy rehearsal process! I work during the day then go downstairs to rehearsal. I love being here all day,…

SLAC debut | 4000 MILES actor Austin Grant

I am absolutely ecstatic to be working with so many talented people on 4000 Miles. It's such an incredible script riddled with such beautiful moments that have you tearing up, laughing out loud, and overall just moved by the simplicity. This will be my first play ever with Salt Lake…