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Plan-B Theatre's "Good Standing"

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Austin Archer in "Good Standing"

Playwright Matthew Greene's Good Standing is about a gay man facing a Mormon church disciplinary council for getting married. It’s a one-man show - one actor playing one man facing 15 others.

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Here’s the set-up to Matthew Greene’s play now running at Plan-B Theatre Company in Salt Lake. Curtis is gay and Mormon. He’s just back from his honeymoon, and he’s received a letter from his stake president. He’s been summoned to a church disciplinary court for marrying man. He’s not sure he wants to show up, but he does. It’s a one-man show - one actor playing one man facing 15 others. Thursday, Greene join us, along with director Jerry Rapier and actor Austin Archer, to talk about it.

Plan-B Theatre Company's GOOD STANDING runs through this weekend, but is now sold out. There is a waiting list, and you can get details at planbtheatre.org

Doug Fabrizio has been reporting for KUER News since 1987, and became News Director in 1993. In 2001, he became host and executive producer of KUER's RadioWest, a one hour conversation/call-in show on KUER 90.1 in Salt Lake City. He has gained a reputation for his thoughtful style. He has interviewed everyone from Isabel Allende to the Dalai Lama, and from Madeleine Albright to Desmond Tutu. His interview skills landed him a spot as a guest host of the national NPR program, "Talk of the Nation." He has won numerous awards for his reporting and for his work with RadioWest and KUED's Utah NOW from such organizations as the Society of Professional Journalists, the Utah Broadcasters Association, the Public Radio News Directors Association and the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.