Raymond Shurtz - Boulder

Raymond Shurtz

Oct 3, 2018, 8:00 pm


Raymond Shurtz

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Southeast Region


Boulder Community Center
351 North 100 West
Boulder , UT 84716-1329
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Playwright Raymond Shurtz visits the Boulder Community Center to present his new one-man play on Wednesday, October 3rd at 8:00 PM.

Shurtz has written more than 30 plays and is the founding Artistic Director of Playwright’s Workshop Theatre in Phoenix. He produced eighty new plays in his 12-year tenure with the company. His play, Blue Baby, A Memoir won the Playwriting Fellowship in 2003 from the Arizona Commission on the Arts. In 2009, he produced and performed his one man show, Bohemian Cowboy at The Elephant Theatre, which was the ‘pick of the week’ in The LA Weekly, and subsequently performed it approximately seventy-five times in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Salt Lake City, Southern Utah, and twenty-three shows in Austin, Texas. Recently, he wrote and produced Under the Desert at the Spring Theatre in Boulder, Utah. Shurtz is one of the directors of the Boulder Heritage Festival held each July in Boulder, Utah.

This event is made possible with support from Boulder Heritage Foundation, the Boulder Community Center, and Utah Humanities.