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A Space Odyssey: part 3, Home Sweet Home

A Space Odyssey: part 3, Home Sweet Home

This is the final post of our 3-part series “A Space Odyssey” celebrating the creation of the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center (you can read the previous post in the series here.)  Be sure to join us this Saturday, August 27th, for the Rose Exposed celebration of “Flight” – a night to benefit the Tracy Aviary.  Click HERE for more information. Linda Smith meets I.J. “Izzi” Wagner In January 1994, RDT moved into the RESCO building at 138 West Broadway (300 S.)….

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A Space Odyssey, part 2: Dreaming Big

A Space Odyssey, part 2: Dreaming Big

This is part two of our series “A Space Odyssey” celebrating the creation of the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center (you can read part one here).  Be sure to join us this Saturday, August 27th, for the Rose Exposed celebration of Flight – a night to benefit the Tracy Aviary.  Click HERE for more information. Dreaming Big When I assumed the position of Artistic Director in 1983 and learned that our barracks building up at the University of Utah was slated…

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A Space Odyssey, part 1: Beginnings

A Space Odyssey, part 1: Beginnings

With the 5th annual Rose Exposed event next Saturday at The Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, we thought it would be a great opportunity to explore how RDT’s home base came to be.  Over the next week, we’ll be posting the story as told by our very own Linda C. Smith, a founding member of RDT and the Company’s current Executive/Artistic Director.  Join us and find out, first hand, how this amazing center of art and community was born. And…

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