Tag: John Valdez

Utah Repertory Theatre’s Straight Brings Necessary Conversation to Utah Stage

By Gray Thomas Straight, presented by Utah Repertory Theater, written by Scott Elmegreen and Drew Fornorola, and directed by JC Carter, is a dramedy of sorts that explores popular notions of masculinity and sexuality. Ben, played by John Valdez, is at the center of this play as it opens on […]

Martyrs’ Crossing A Story of Joan of Arc Inspires

A Utah Theater Review by Joel Applegate For serious theater buffs who bemoan the pastiches of Holiday Reviews (holy and secular), as well as yet another iteration of “A Christmas Carol”, the Echo Theatre offers a sacred story for thinkers among you. This is not about the birth of a […]