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NPSS: Tiny Kushner

Free Reading - TINY KUSHNER by Tony Kushner

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 2015 @ 7pm

 SLAC thanks the Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Family Foundation for their generous support of the New Play Sounding Series as well as The Tanner Humanities Center, Kingsbury Hall, and Lee and Audrey Hollaar for their partnership on this particular reading.


SLAC will present a free reading of Tony Kushner's TINY KUSHNER, a series of five short one-act plays. This reading will take place on February 2 at 7:00 p.m. at the Salt Lake Acting Company and is presented in conjunction with the Tanner Humanities Center's lecture by the celebrated playwright on February 5 at Kingsbury Hall. SLAC would like to thank Lee and Audrey Hollaar and the Jarvis and Constance Doctorow Foundation for their support of this event.

Directed by Robin Wilks-Dunn

Featuring: Jason Bowcutt, Joe Crnich, Austin Archer, Aaron Swenson, Jeanette Puhich, Kathryn Atwood, Holly Fowers, Olivia Custodio, Emilie Starr, Nell Gwynn, Teri Cowan, Leah Hassett


To see Tony Kushner in person (as he will not be present for the reading of TINY KUSHNER) please reserve your FREE tickets to TONY KUSHNER-TANNER HUMANITIES CENTER ARTIST IN RESIDENCE PROGRAM at Kingsbury Hall on February 5, at 7:00 PM. Reserve your tickets online at www.kingtix.org


About the Playwright

TONY KUSHNER is a Pulitzer-Prize winning playwright (ANGELS IN AMERICA, CAROLINE, OR CHANGE) whose works tackle some of today's most sensitive social issues. An Emmy Award winner and two-time Tony Award winner, Kushner is the recipient of a Pulitzer Prize for Drama. He received an Academy Award nomination for Best Adapted Screenplay for the 2005 film "Munich," directed by Steven Spielberg. In 2008, he became the first recipient of the Steinberg Distinguished Playwright Award, the largest theater award in the United States.