Pioneer Theatre Company

Pioneer Theatre Company
300 South 1400 East
801-581-6961

About Us:

Pioneer Theatre Company offers a wide range of exceptional theatre that explores the breadth of the human experience - challenging the intellect, stirring emotions, igniting imaginations and encouraging conversation.

A Reputation for Quality

Salt Lake's major regional theatre is located appropriately enough at the top of Broadway (300 South) and 1400 East. A fully professional theatre in-residence at the University of Utah, Pioneer Theatre Company produces a seven-play season running from September through May, including a mixture of classics, large-scale musicals and contemporary dramas and comedies. Over the past ten years the theatre has developed a reputation for Broadway-quality productions, including mounting Utah premieres as well as regional theatre premieres.

Notably, Pioneer Theatre Company was the first regional theatre in the country to earn the rights to produce Les Misérables, the closing musical of the 2006-2007 season. Running for a record 82 sold out performances, Les Misérables cemented PTC's reputation as a theatre capable of producing large scale, difficult productions.


Upcoming Events at Pioneer Theatre Company

Grease

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 at 7:00pm
Salt Lake City, UT
Read More »
Grease

Grease

Thursday, May 23, 2019 at 7:00pm
Salt Lake City, UT
Read More »
Grease

Grease

Friday, May 24, 2019 at 7:30pm
Salt Lake City, UT
Read More »
Grease

Grease

Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 2:00pm
Salt Lake City, UT
Read More »
Grease

Grease

Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 7:30pm
Salt Lake City, UT
Read More »
Grease

Audition - 'Cagney' and 'The Lifespanof a Fact'

Friday, May 31, 2019 from 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre
Salt Lake City, UT
Read More »
Audition - 'Cagney' and 'The Lifespanof a Fact'

Recent News

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces it's 2019-2020 Season

PIONEER THEATRE COMPANY ANNOUNCES 2019-2020 SEASON; OPENS WITH A PRE-BROADWAY PRODUCTIONSeason includes a Broadway-bound musical, a world premiere and regional premieres of recent New York blockbuster plays and musicals Salt Lake City, UT -- On the…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces its New Managing Director

Tony-nominated producer to join theatreSalt Lake City, UT -- Following a ten-month national search, Pioneer Theatre Company announced today that Christopher Massimine will join the company on July 1, 2019 as the theatre’s managing…

Read More »

PTC Auditions for 'La Cage aux Folles' and 'Grease'

Pioneer Theatre Company is holding auditions for La Cage aux Folles - Concert Production, the Tony Award-winning musical, which will run March 15 - 16, 2019; and Grease which will run from March 29 - April 13, 2019. La Cage aux Folles - Concert…

Read More »

PTC Auditions for 2018-2019 Season - Sweat

Pioneer Theatre Company is holding auditions for Sweat, the Pulitzer Prize-winning play by Lynn Nottage, and will run from March 29 - April 13, 2019. Set in a small manufacturing town in Pennsylvania, Sweat follows the lives of nine people-friends,…

Read More »

PTC: KUER's Doug Fabrizio interviews 'Oslo' Playwright on PTC stage

Doug Fabrizio of KUER's RadioWest will host a special post-show talkback with Oslo playwright J.T. Rogers. Rogers won the 2017 Tony Award for Best Play and was nominated for the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Oslo enjoys its regional premiere at Pioneer…

Read More »

PTC: Tickets Now on Sale for 'Oslo,' 'Sweeney Todd' 'La Cage AuxFolles' and for Play Readings

Some of Pioneer Theatre Company's tickets for 2018-2019 season now on sale.Salt Lake City, UT - Tickets for the first two productions of Pioneer Theatre Company's 2018-2019 season, and the theatre's add-on productions, are now on sale to the general…

Read More »

PTC Auditions: 'Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley' and 'The Lionin Winter'

Pioneer Theatre Company is holding auditions for two upcoming productions. Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley, the imagined sequel to Pride and Prejudice, was written by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon and runs from November 30 to December 15,…

Read More »

PTC: Announces New Subscription Program for Younger Patrons

Salt Lake City - Beginning with the 2018-2019 season, Pioneer Theatre Company patrons who are age 35 and younger may purchase a 7 Play Season Subscription for half-off the regular price. Theatre patrons age 35 or younger anytime before the time of…

Read More »

PTC: Announcing Pioneer Theatre Company's 2018-2019 Season

An award-winning season including five Tony Award winners with over 100 nominations among them; a Grammy for Best Musical Theatre Album and the 2017 Pulitzer Prize for DramaSalt Lake City -- Pioneer Theatre Company's 2018-2019 season will open with…

Read More »

PTC: Auditions Announced for "Oslo" by J.T. Rogers

Pioneer Theatre Company will produce the winner of the 2017 Tony Award for Best Play, J.T. Rogers' Oslo, in the first slot of the 2018-2019 season.Directed by PTC Artistic Director Karen Azenberg. Auditions will be held on Thursday, May 10,…

Read More »

PTC: Auditions Announced for "Sweeney Todd"

Pioneer Theatre Company will produce the Stephen Sondheim musical Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street.Artistic Director Karen Azenberg will direct and choreograph this production. Phil Reno is musical directing.Auditions Friday, May 18,…

Read More »

PTC Managing Director Announces His Retirement in 2019

Salt Lake City, UT -- Long-time Pioneer Theatre Company Managing Director Chris Lino has announced that he will retire at the conclusion of the 2018-19 season, after 28 years at the theatre. Lino assumed the managing director position at the…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announcing the 2017 Award Gala

Salt Lake City - Each year Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Bravo! Award to an individual, foundation or corporation in recognition of significant contributions to PTC, the arts and the community. This year's honorees are Tom Love of Love…

Read More »

PTC: Presents 'Women in Jeopardy' by Wendy MacLeod

Women in Jeopardy! poses the question, "Can three divorced moms find love and happiness - or at least avoid falling prey to a serial killer - in Salt Lake City and the red rocks of southern Utah?" The Boston Globe wrote, "The laughs in Wendy…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces The Will Rogers Follies and Chess Auditions

Auditions for the upcoming PTC productions of The Will Rogers Follies and Chess-Concert Musical will be held on Friday, December 9, 2016 and Saturday, December 10, 2016.Singers, dancers and children are all encouraged to audition. The life of the…

Read More »

PTC Announces Titles for 2016/2017 New Play Reading Series

Titles Announced for Three New Works to Receive Readings in Salt Lake City Salt Lake City -- Pioneer Theatre Company announces the titles for the fourth season of its reading series, "Play-by-Play." Play-by-Play provides developmental rehearsal…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces The Last Ship Auditions

Pioneer Theatre Company will produce The Last Ship, the new musical with music and lyrics by the pop superstar Sting. The book is by the Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning writers John Logan and Brian Yorkey. PTC's production will be the Regional…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company s 2016-17 Season To Open With The Last Ship

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company, Utah's premier professional theatre, will open its 2016-17 season with the The Last Ship, the new musical with music and lyrics by the pop superstar Sting and book by the Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents The Joyous Slapstick Musical Cowgirls

Book by Betsy HowieMusic and lyrics by Mary Murfitt Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company presents the musical comedy Cowgirls, March 25 - April 9, 2016.Jo has twenty-four hours to save Hiram Hall, her father's once famous country western…

Read More »

PTC Presents World Premiere of 'Two Dollar Bill'

Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company presents the world premiere play Two Dollar Bill by TJ Brady. At an elite University Bill Dudley, a distinguished professor of history, has been nominated for a prestigious award, but the attention over…

Read More »

PTC Announces Titles of New Play Reading Series for 2016

Three New Works to Receive 2016 Readings in Salt Lake City Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company announces the titles for the third season of its reading series, "Play-By-Play." Play-By-Play provides developmental rehearsal periods for…

Read More »

PTC Presents World Premiere of 'It Happened One Christmas'

Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company presents the premiere musical event It Happened One Christmas, takes place in an abandoned theatre in downtown Salt Lake City. We learn of a legend that says if Salt Lake City has snow on Christmas, it's…

Read More »

PTC Presents Outside Mullingar by John Patrick Shanley

Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company presents the contemporary Irish romantic comedy Outside Mullingar.Outside Mullingar was nominated for a Tony for Best Play during the 2014 season. Playwright John Patrick Shanley won both the Tony and…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Musical Auditions for Cowgirls.

Jo has twenty-four hours to save Hiram Hall, her father's once famous country western saloon. She thinks she has booked a country music trio that is sure to save the day, but there's been a little misunderstanding: can the classical Coghill Trio…

Read More »

PTC Single Tickets on Sale October 7, 2015

Outside Mullingar, It Happened One Christmas, Two Dollar Bill, An Inspector Calls, Cowgirls and The Count of Monte CristoTickets for the seven remaining shows of Pioneer Theatre Company's 2015-16 season, including the professional American premiere…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Fiddler On The Roof

SALT LAKE CITY- Pioneer Theatre Company presents the 9 Tony Award-winning musical Fiddler on the Roof .Since its premiere on Broadway in 1964, Fiddler on the Roof has remained one of the most beloved musicals of all time, with an enduring score…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery and The Utah Watercolor Society Present Winners of 2015 Open Exhibition

Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery and The Utah Watercolor Society announced the ribbon winners of The Utah Watercolor Society 2015 Open Exhibition, held at Pioneer Theatre Company , Friday, May 8, 2015. The juror for The…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Children's Auditions for 'Fiddler on The Roof'

Based on Sholem Aleichem stories by special permission of Arnold Perl. Book by Joseph Stein. Music by Jerry Bock.Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick.Directed and Choreographed by Karen Azenberg.Salt Lake City, UT - Children's auditions for PTC's production of…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces 2015-2016 Season: Ambitious Line Up Includes Four Musicals and A Slate Of Premieres

Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company, Utah's premier professional theatre, has announced its 2015-2016 season. The season is bookended by two blockbuster musicals, Fiddler on the Roof and the professional U.S. premiere of the new Frank…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'The Music Man'

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Tony Award-winning musical The Music Man. Fast-talking Harold Hill sweeps into a sleepy town, and soon there's trouble, right here in River City. Hill is selling marching bands, despite the…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents I Hate Hamlet!

By Paul Rudnick  Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the comedy I Hate Hamlet by PAUL RUDNICK, Visiting guest artist ART MANKE directs the production.  Andrew Rally is on the top of the world. He's a big TV star, and has just…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'The Crucible' By Arthur Miller

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company presents The Crucible, the American classic, reliving the era of Salem witch trials. In 1692, a group of young girls suddenly manifest signs of "demonic possession." Before the hysteria ends twenty Salem…

Read More »

PTC Secures North American Premiere of New Frank Wildhorn Musical

Pioneer Theatre Company to produce North American premiere of the musical version of The Count of Monte CristoSALT LAKE CITY - Pioneer Theatre Company will produce the professional North American Premiere of a new musical, The Count of Monte Cristo,…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents the World Premiere of 'Alabama Story'

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the world premiere of Alabama Story by Kenneth Jones. The play was workshopped in Pioneer Theatre Company's new play reading series, Play-by-Play, last season. The play-a finalist in the 2014…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company's 'Give The Gift Of Warmth' Holiday Drive

Sponsored by Zions BankDonations to benefit those served by The Road Home, the YWCA of Utah and Volunteers of America, Utah chapterSalt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company and Zions Bank are teaming up to help those in need this holiday…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery Presents 'Lost in Fantasy'

Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery presents Lost in Fantasy, an exhibit of fantasy paintings by local artists Greg Newbold, Ron Spears, Howard Lyon, Kimberly Kincaid, Chad Grohman, James Christensen, Val Paul Taylor and…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Peter and the Starcatcher

By Rick Elice Based on the novel by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson Music by Wayne BarkerSalt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Tony Award-winning play Peter and the Starcatcher. Ever wonder how Peter Pan ended up in Neverland? How…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Local Auditions for 'I Hate Hamlet'

Written by Paul RudnickDirected by Art Manke Salt Lake City, UT -- Auditions for PTC's production of I Hate Hamlet by Paul Rudnick. Callbacks are scheduled for Saturday, November 22, 2014; that time will be announced to auditioners who are called…

Read More »

PTC's Loge Gallery Presents Lane Bennion and Trent Call

Salt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery presents an exhibit of works by local artists Lane Bennion and Trent Call. The collection will be on display during PTC's productions of The Rocky Horror Show concert and the British comedy…

Read More »

PTC Auditions for Arthur Miller's 'The Crucible'

Salt Lake City, UT---Auditions for PTC's production of The Crucible by Arthur Miller. Callbacks are scheduled for Saturday, November 1, 2014; that time will be announced to auditioners who are called back. Audition slots from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'The Rocky Horror Show'

Music, Book and Lyrics by Richard O'BrienSalt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company presents a brand-new musical concert event. Richard O'Brien's raucous musical The Rocky Horror Show is being offered as a special event, for three performances…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'One Man, Two Guvnors'

By Richard BeanBased on The Servant of Two Masters by Carlo GoldoniWith songs by Grant OldingPioneer Theatre Company presents the British comedy One Man, Two Guvnors.Nominated for seven Tony Awards in 2012, One Man, Two Guvnors is a knockabout…

Read More »

The Loge Gallery, Pioneer Theatre Company, Announces Open Call for Artists

"Fresh Paint" exhibit to be displayed during "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee"Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery is hosting an Open Call to provide an opportunity for local artists to share their recent artwork…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Sweet Charity

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Bob Fosse musical Sweet Charity. Charity Hope Valentine is a dancehall girl who dreams of love and believes the man of her dreams is just around the corner. A great score, including the songs…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Its 2014-2015 Season

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company announces its 2014-2015 season, including two musicals, a world premiere of a new play, a Utah premiere of a comedy, and the first offering of a brand-new musical concert event. The season opens with the…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents From the staged reading series Play-By-Play: Alabama Story

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company presents Alabama Story, the third installment of PTC's new play reading series, called Play-By-Play. Alabama Story by Kenneth Jones runs April 4 and 5, 2014. PTC Artistic Director Karen Azenberg directs…

Read More »

The Loge Gallery, Pioneer Theatre Company, Presents 'No Boundaries' -Paintings by Dottie Miles and Steven K. Sheffield

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery presents "No Boundaries," an exhibit of paintings by local artists Dottie Miles and Steven K. Sheffield. The collection will be on display during PTC's production of the comedy-thriller…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'From the Staged Reading Series Play-By-Play: A Public Education'

Salt Lake City - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the second installment in its new play reading series, called Play-By-Play: A Public Education by Jeff Talbott. Guest artist Shana Gold directs the production.Luke Paxton is a high-school math…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'Deathtrap' by Ira Levin

Salt Lake City - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the comedy-thriller Deathtrap by Ira Levin.Written in 1978, Deathtrap still holds the record for longest-running comedy thriller on Broadway. Sidney Bruhl is a playwright desperately in need of a…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'True Art' by Jessica Provenz

Inaugural production in the new staged reading series, Play-By-Play Salt Lake City - Pioneer Theatre Company ushers in its new play reading series, called Play-By-Play, with True Art by Jessica Provenz. Guest artist Julie Kramer directs the…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces New Play Reading Series: 'Play-By-Play'

Three new works to receive readings in Salt Lake City, Utah  Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company Artistic Director Karen Azenberg and Managing Director Chris Lino announce a new play reading series for the University of Utah-based…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Much Ado About Nothing

by William Shakespeare Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company presents the charming Shakespearean comedy Much Ado About Nothing. Much Ado About Nothingis a romantic comedy featuring one of the most spirited battles of the sexes ever written,…

Read More »

The Loge Gallery, Pioneer Theatre Company, Presents Speaking a Beautiful Language

Paintings by Heather BarronSalt Lake City -- Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery presents "Speaking a Beautiful Language," an exhibit of paintings by local artist Heather Barron. The collection will be on display during PTC's production of…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'A Few Good Men'

by Aaron Sorkin Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the military drama A Few Good Men. A courtroom drama about two young Marines charged with the murder of a third at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, A Few Good Men premiered on Broadway in…

Read More »

PTC Collaborates with Utah State Bar and S.J. Quinney College of Law for Special CLE Program

Pioneer Theatre Company, in collaboration with the Utah State Bar and the S.J. Quinney College of Law, will present a special performance of the explosive courtroom drama A Few Good Men along with a pre-show CLE program for two hours of CLE credit…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Auditions for Sweet Charity

Book by Neil Simon Music by Cy Coleman Lyrics by Dorothy FieldsBased on an original screenplay by Federico Fellini, Tullio Pinelli and Ennio FlaianoSalt Lake City, UT -- Auditions for Pioneer Theatre Company's 2013-2014 season finale dance musical…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Elf - The Musical

Book by Thomas Meehan and Bob MartinMusic by Matthew Sklar, Lyrics by Chad BeguelinBased upon the New Line Cinema film by David Berenbaum Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company presents a new musical version of the New Line Cinema film, Elf…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Auditions for Deathtrap

Salt Lake City, UT -- Auditions for PTC's production of the mystery thriller Deathtrap. Audition slots from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. are for Actors' Equity members only. Audition slots from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. are open to all auditioners. The…

Read More »

The Loge Gallery, Pioneer Theatre Company, Presents The Desert Canvas

Salt Lake City, UT - After hosting an Open Call that yielded over 140 submissions, Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery is exhibiting 90 desert-themed pieces by various local artists. Some of the local artists featured in the exhibit, which is…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces New Play Reading Series: 'Play-by-Play'

Three New Works to Receive 2014 Readings in Salt Lake City, UtahPioneer Theatre Company Artistic Director Karen Azenberg and Managing Director Chris Lino announce a new play reading series for the University of Utah-based professional theatre…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Other Desert Cities

by Jon Robin BaitzSalt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Pulitzer Prize-nominated drama Other Desert Cities  Writer Brooke Wyeth, who is returning to her parents' Palm Springs home for the Christmas holidays, must decide what…

Read More »

The Loge Gallery, Pioneer Theatre Company, Announces Open Call for Artists

Artwork to Be Displayed during Other Desert CitiesSalt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company's Loge Gallery is hosting an Open Call to provide an opportunity for local artists to share their desert-themed artwork with the theatre community. The…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Auditions for Much Ado About Nothing and A Few Good Men

Salt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company announces local auditions for their productions of both A Few Good Men and Much Ado About Nothing. Auditions for both shows will be held on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Callbacks…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents 'Something's Afoot'

Book, Music and Lyrics by James McDonald, David Vos and Robert Gerlach.Additional Music by Ed Linderman.Pioneer Theatre Company presents the musical whodunit Something’s Afoot at Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre. Combine Agatha…

Read More »

PTC Announces 'Early Bird Discount' for the 2013-2014 Season

Pioneer Theatre Company, Salt Lake City's fully professional regional theatre, is now offering "early bird discounts" for patrons who purchase tickets more than one week before opening night. These discounts will only apply to the first full week of…

Read More »

PTC Loge Gallery: Open Call for Art Submissions

Pioneer Theatre Company’s Loge Gallery is hosting an Open Call to provide an opportunity for local artists to share their desert-themed artwork with the theatre community. The juried exhibit will be on display during Pioneer Theatre…

Read More »

PTC Announces Auditions for Children in ELF—The Musical

Auditions for children–only–for PTC’s upcoming production of Elf—The Musical will be held Thursday, August 22 from 12:00 noon to 4:00 PM at Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre. Callbacks will be held on September 21, 2013.…

Read More »

Open Dance Auditions for the 2013-2014 Season

Pioneer Theatre Company, Utah's premier professional theatre, announces an open dance audition for the 2013-2014 season at Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre.  Trained dancers over age 18 interested in paid performing opportunities in one PTC's…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Adds Wednesday Matinee Performance to Musical Blockbuster Les Misérables

Salt Lake City, UT - Due to popular demand, Pioneer Theatre Company has added an extra matinee performance of Les Misérables. Tickets for the extra performance go on sale Monday, May 13, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. via the internet at…

Read More »

PTC's Loge Gallery Presents 'Listening to the Silent Revolution'

Salt Lake City -- Pioneer Theatre Company’s Loge Gallery presents “Listening to the Silent Revolution,” an exhibit of paintings by local artists Travis Tanner, Blue Critchfield, Laura Sharp Wilson and Marilyn Read. The exhibit…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Auditions for the Something’s Afoot

Auditions for Pioneer Theatre Company’s 2013-2014 season opening musical Something’s Afoot will be held Friday, May 17, 2013 from noon to 4:00 p.m. Callbacks will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2013; times will be announced to auditioners…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company’s 2013 Bravo! Award Gala

Each year Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Bravo! Award to an individual, foundation or corporation in recognition of significant philanthropic and civic contributions to PTC, the arts and the community. This year’s honoree is James L.…

Read More »

Les Miserables Returns To Pioneer Theatre Company For Extended Run

Salt Lake City - Pioneer Theatre Company presents the epic musical Les Misérables. Due to popular demand, the production’s run has been extended by two weeks.  The musical adaptation of Victor Hugo’s timeless novel has been…

Read More »

Something's Afoot At PTC For The 2013-2014 Season: Announcing Three Musicals And Two Utah Premieres

Salt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company’s 2013-2014 season includes three musicals, Utah premieres of two dramas, a thriller, and one of Shakespeare’s most light-hearted comedies. The season includes the musical-comedy…

Read More »

PTC's Loge Gallery Presents 'Around the Bowl and Around the Bend'

Paintings by David Estes and Greg WhiteSalt Lake City - Pioneer Theatre Company’s Loge Gallery presents “Around the Bowl and Around the Bend,” an exhibit of paintings by local artists David Estes and Greg White. The collection will…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents The Odd Couple

Salt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company presents the iconic American comedy The Odd Couple. After their thoroughly fed up wives throw them out, sloppy sportswriter Oscar Madison and uptight neat freak Felix Ungar decide to move in…

Read More »

Panel Discussion: The Price of Change: Neighborhood Identity in Clybourne Park and Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City – In conjunction with Pioneer Theatre Company’s production of Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris, a panel discussion of the relevance of the themes in this Pulitzer- and Tony Award-winning playMembers of the panel include Robert…

Read More »

PTC's Loge Gallery Presents Utah Landscape Painters: Lake, Baxter and Rigby

Paintings by local artistsSalt Lake City, UT -- Pioneer Theatre Company’s Loge Gallery presents “Utah Landscape Painters: Lake, Baxter & Rigby,” an exhibit of paintings by local artists Randall Lake, Ken Baxter and Larry Rigby.…

Read More »

PTC's Loge Gallery Presents 'Gallimaufry' by Willamarie Huelskamp

Paintings by Willamarie Huelskamp  Salt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company’s Loge Gallery presents “Gallimaufry,” an exhibit of paintings by local artist Willamarie Huelskemp. The hodgepodge collection will be on display…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris

Pioneer Theatre Company presents the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Drama winner, Clybourne Park is a fascinating, insightful, and often brutally funny look at the way we talk about—or avoid talking about—race in America. When a white couple…

Read More »

Free Events associated with the play Clybourne Park by Bruce Norris

Salt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company presents the 2011 Pulitzer Prize for Drama winner/2012 Tony Award for Best Play winner, Clybourne Park, February 15 through March 2, 2013. Leading up to the play, PTC, in conjunction with other…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Presents The Philadelphia Story

Salt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company presents the sparkling romantic comedy The Philadelphia Story. Tracy Lord is young, beautiful, sophisticated, fabulously wealthy, and about to marry what she thinks is the man of her dreams. But when her…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Auditions for the Musical Les Miserables

A musical by Alain Boublil and Claude-Michel Schönberg, Lyrics by Herbert Kretzmer Auditions for Pioneer Theatre Company’s 2012-2013 season finale musical Les Misérables will be held January 17 and 18, 2013 from noon to 5:00 p.m. each day.…

Read More »

PTC's Loge Gallery Presents Paintings by Carole Wade

Salt Lake City, UT - Pioneer Theatre Company’s Loge Gallery presents paintings by Park City artist Carole Wade, on display during the run of A Christmas Carol: The Musical, November 30 – December 15, 2012. Wade draws from her 4-year,…

Read More »

Utah Food Bank Partner on A Christmas Carol Food Drive

Theatre patrons to continue Charles Dickens’ legacy of helping those in need at Christmastime Wells Fargo to give $1 per pound of food donated – up to $10,000 – to Utah Food Bank during Pioneer Theatre Company’s production of A Christmas…

Read More »

PTC's Loge Gallery Presents 'Bagley Cartoons Utah: Easiest Job in the World'

Salt Lake City - Pioneer Theatre Company’s Loge Gallery presents “Bagley Cartoons Utah: The Easiest Job in the World,” an exhibit by local cartoonist Pat Bagley. The political cartoon sketches will be on display during the run of John…

Read More »

Les Misérables And A Christmas Carol: The Musical

Pioneer Theatre Company Tickets To Go On Sale For Les Misérables And A Christmas Carol: The Musical Along with the rest of the 2012-2013 Season Salt Lake City, UT - Tickets for each of the six remaining shows in Pioneer Theatre Company’s…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Auditions for the Play The Philadelphia Story

Auditions for Pioneer Theatre Company’s play, The Philadelphia Story, by Philip Barry. Tracy Lord is young, beautiful, sophisticated, fabulously wealthy, and about to marry what she thinks is the man of her dreams. But when her dashing ex-husband…

Read More »

PTC's Loge Gallery Presents 'Setting the Stage: 50 Years of Pioneer Theatre Design'

Salt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company’s Loge Gallery has held over its exhibit “Setting the Stage: Fifty Years of Pioneer Theatre Design,” a collection of theatrical renderings from dozens of designers whose creations have been brought…

Read More »

PTC Presents Utah Premiere of 'In The Heights'

Music and Lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Book by Quiara Alegría Hudes, Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda Salt Lake City, UT---Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Regional Premiere of the Tony Award-winning musical In the Heights, September 14 through…

Read More »

Pioneer Theatre Company Announces Auditions For Clybourne Park

Pulitizer Prize and Tony Award-winning play by Bruce Norris Pioneer Theatre Company will be holding auditions for Bruce Norris' Pulitzer Prize and 2012 Tony Award-winning play CLYBOURNE PARK . in the West Institute Building, across the street from…

Read More »

Auditions For Christmas Carol The Musical at PMC

Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, Book by Mike Ockrent & Lynn Ahrens Pioneer Theatre Company will be holding adults' auditions for A CHRISTMAS CAROL: THE MUSICAL  in the large rehearsal hall. Auditions are open to anyone between…

Read More »

PTC Announces Auditions for the Role of the Dog in Of Mice and Men

Auditions for the role of “Candy’s dog” in PTC’s production of John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men on the plaza in front of the Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre’s main entrance.  No pre-audition sign-up is necessary; just arrive during the…

Read More »

Children's Auditions for Christmas Carol The Musical And Les Mis

Auditions for children only in PTC’s productions of A Christmas Carol: The Musical (Music by Alan Menken, composer of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” and “Little Mermaid,” lyrics by Lynn Ahrens, and book by Mike Ockrent & Lynn…

Read More »

Photos