WHITE SAVIOR ARTIST BIOGRAPHIES

Liz Whitaker as Jean Hatch

Liz Whittaker is an actor, director, writer, sound designer, and intimacy director. She has a degree in Theatre Education from BYU-Idaho, and an MFA in Writing from Lindenwood University. She has appeared as an actress in various film and commercial projects, and in theatre at Hale Centre Theatre, Hale Center Theater Orem, Pygmalion, Utah Rep, An Other Theater Company, New World Shakespeare, and the Great Salt Lake Fringe Festival. Her sound designs have been heard in four productions at An Other Theater Company, where she is also a company member. When she’s not performing, Liz enjoys reading, writing, learning new things, organizing stuff, making art, and spending time outside. She is passionate about education, ancient Egypt, and outer space. She is occasionally funny. www.lizwhittaker.com

April Fossen as Susan McSand

April was last seen at Pygmalion Productions in their 2008 production of LIVING OUT. Other local credits include LOVE, ANN (Pussycat Productions-2019 Great Salt Lake Fringe Pick); MERCURY, BULL SHARK ATTACK, and BLACKBERRY WINTER (Salt Lake Acting Company); THE AUDACITY, ONE BIG UNION, and PILOT PROGRAM (Plan-B Theatre Company); A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE (The Grand Theatre); AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY (Silver Summit/Utah Rep); SENSE AND SENSIBILITY (Hale Center Theater, Orem); WOMEN OF TRACHIS (Classical Greek Theatre Festival); and TITUS ANDRONICUS (Pinnacle Acting Company). Regional credits include work with Berkeley Repertory Theatre and the California Shakespeare Festival. April holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts from UC Berkeley.

Calbert Beck as Edward Johnson Town

April was last seen at Pygmalion Productions in their 2008 production of LIVING OUT. Other local credits include LOVE, ANN (Pussycat Productions-2019 Great Salt Lake Fringe Pick); MERCURY, BULL SHARK ATTACK, and BLACKBERRY WINTER (Salt Lake Acting Company); THE AUDACITY, ONE BIG UNION, and PILOT PROGRAM (Plan-B Theatre Company); A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE (The Grand Theatre); AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY (Silver Summit/Utah Rep); SENSE AND SENSIBILITY (Hale Center Theater, Orem); WOMEN OF TRACHIS (Classical Greek Theatre Festival); and TITUS ANDRONICUS (Pinnacle Acting Company). Regional credits include work with Berkeley Repertory Theatre and the California Shakespeare Festival. April holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts from UC Berkeley.

Sydney Shoell

April was last seen at Pygmalion Productions in their 2008 production of LIVING OUT. Other local credits include LOVE, ANN (Pussycat Productions-2019 Great Salt Lake Fringe Pick); MERCURY, BULL SHARK ATTACK, and BLACKBERRY WINTER (Salt Lake Acting Company); THE AUDACITY, ONE BIG UNION, and PILOT PROGRAM (Plan-B Theatre Company); A STREETCAR NAMED DESIRE (The Grand Theatre); AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY (Silver Summit/Utah Rep); SENSE AND SENSIBILITY (Hale Center Theater, Orem); WOMEN OF TRACHIS (Classical Greek Theatre Festival); and TITUS ANDRONICUS (Pinnacle Acting Company). Regional credits include work with Berkeley Repertory Theatre and the California Shakespeare Festival. April holds a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts from UC Berkeley.