Plan-B Theatre’s world premiere of Eric Samuelsen’s CLEARING BOMBS features Kirt Bateman, Mark Fossen and Jay Perry, directed by Eric Samuelsen. Click here for tickets and more info – there are limited tickets available on Saturday, March 1 at 8pm and Sunday, March 2 at 2pm. #SeasonOfEric
…this production’s cast is perfectly balanced and impassioned. As Keynes, Mark Fossen is authoritative, idealistic and slightly arrogant. Jay Perry’s Hayek has the tenacity of a bull terrier, zeroing in on perceived weaknesses in his opponent’s argument and attacking. And Kirt Bateman’s Bowles is the epitome of the English everyman: patriotic, hardworking, earnest and opinionated.
– The Salt Lake Tribune
Samuelsen delivers a script that is hilarious, passionate and never less than enthralling….Samuelsen’s script could not be in better hands; Fossen, Perry and Bateman all give stirring performances.
– Salt Lake Magazine
You’ll find yourself gripped by economic theory in ways you never thought possible.
CLEARING BOMBS will clear the muddled air of today’s economic situation…
– Utah Theatre Bloggers
Samuelsen — who also directed — grounds this esoteric debate firmly in his characters, terrifically performed by all three cast members….Without stacking the deck, Samuelsen strips down and humanizes these often-abstract notions. It’s the most enthralling live-action economics textbook you’ll ever find.
– City Weekly