“Grace” Insights

Insights into “Grace” from the Dramaturgy Department.

Graceful Makeup

Graceful Makeup

Hello and thank you for taking the time to read this blog.  I’m Robert A. Easton (many people call me Bob), and I’m one of the producers for the upcoming Utah Rep / ATG Theatre Company joint production of the play “Grace” by award-winning playwright, Craig Wright.  I have also volunteered to serve as dramaturg for the production. This week’s blog will differ from the focus of the previous blogs which were all about the work of people you’d expect to read a theatre blog about: the writer, the actors, the director. This one will be about the talented, skillful and much-needed...

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Directing with Grace

Directing with Grace

Hello and thank you for taking the time to read this blog. I am Robert A. Easton (many people call me Bob) and I’m one of the producers for the upcoming Utah Rep / ATG Theatre joint production of the play “Grace” by award-winning playwright, Craig Wright. I have also volunteered to serve as dramaturg for the production. This week’s blog is about the man responsible for taking what is written in the script and not only bring it to life on stage, but who must also work with the cast, crew, and production staff to make sure “Grace” is the best show it can be. I’m referring of...

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I Love It When a Cast Comes Together

I Love It When a Cast Comes Together

Hello and thank you for taking the time to read this blog.  I am Robert A. Easton (many people call me Bob), and I am one of the producers for the upcoming Utah Rep / ATG Theatre Company co-production of the play “Grace.” I have also volunteered to serve as dramaturg for the production. This week’s blog is about the talented cast we have assembled for “Grace” and the story of how they each came to be part of the show. “Grace” was written by award-winning playwright Craig Wright, about a young Christian married couple from Minnesota who move to Florida looking to open a chain...

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The Wright Script

The Wright Script

By Robert A. Easton Producer / Dramaturg Hello, and thank you for taking the time to read this blog. I am Robert A. Easton (many people call me Bob), and I am one of the producers for the upcoming Utah Repertory Theater/Around the Globe Theatre Company co-production of the play “Grace” by award-winning playwright, Craig Wright. I have also volunteered to serve as dramaturg for the production. This week’s blog is about the “Grace” playwright, a man who has written an ever-growing list of plays, television shows and at least one Hollywood screenplay. While the name of Craig Wright may...

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