Yet another local production of Stephen Sondheim’s “Into the Woods?” No.
A Utah premiere of the master composer’s “Passion?” Possibly.
Yet another local production of Frank Wildhorn’s “The Scarlet Pimpernel?” No.
A fresh-off Broadway staging of Wildhorn’s “Bonnie & Clyde?” Yes—and it will be a Utah premiere, opening November 8.
Founding members of Utah Repertory Theater Company knew that Utah didn’t need another theater company. But the state did need a semi-professional company to produce entertaining Utah and regional premieres along with lesser-known shows. Adventuresome shows with powerful messages. Illuminating musicals and dramas that Utah audiences oftentimes aren’t able to often see. Giving local actors and directors and choreographers and theater designers the opportunity to stretch. Strengthening their resumes along the way.
Utah Repertory Theater Company assembles passionate theater collaborators, attracts the state’s most recognized talents and draws upon promising students at area universities.
Artistic Director Johnny Hebda founded the company with these objectives in mind. When the group was formulated, a talented board of experienced theater enthusiasts joined him with the same dedication to follow his initial vision when creating Utah Repertory Theater Company, which is…
Entertaining. Adventuresome. Illuminating.
Introducing Utah Repertory Theater Company.