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BLHS staging ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Monday, April 21, 2014 OGDEN—The traditional fairytale of love that can transform appearances and soften the heart, “Beauty and the Beast,” based on the book by Linda Wolverton, comes to Ben Lomond High School, 1080 9th St... more

Chivalry isn't dead in ‘Man of la Mancha’

Amy Nicholson Sunday, April 20, 2014 Don Quixote’s quest for the impossible dream has entertained generations with a message deeper than just the mad antics of a confused knight who battles windmills.“Don Quixote is the quintessential... more

Review: Ziegfeld's 'Into the Woods' well-received

Nancy Van Valkenburg Friday, April 18, 2014 OGDEN — The ugly stepsisters shot selfies and the baker used a wooden Cuisineart.And those are just a tiny sample of the dozens of sight gags the Ziegfeld Theater used to squeeze every drop of... more

Hypnotist gets guests to be the comedy

Friday, April 18, 2014 OGDEN — Comedy hypnotist Austin Singley returns to the Ziegfeld Theater Saturday for the first of three shows.The two-hour, family friendly show will be presented at 10:30 p.m. April 19 and 26, and... more

'Fifth Beatle' narrates musical drama about Fab Four

Linda East Brady Thursday, April 17, 2014 Everyone knows The Beatles. Few knew them, however, before their future manager, Brian Epstein, heard the four diamonds-in-the-rough perform a Liverpool lunchtime show in 1961.Epstein, then running... more

'One for the Pot' an improbable plot, but it's fun

Amy Nicholson Thursday, April 17, 2014 Giving away money sounds easy enough. But things become complicated for Jonathan Hardcastle in “One For The Pot” when he attempts to do just that.“I fell in love with the improbable plot,” said Jacob... more

Hypnotist gets guests to be the comedy

Thursday, April 17, 2014 OGDEN — Comedy hypnotist Austin Singley returns to the Ziegfeld Theater Saturday for the first of three shows.The two-hour, family friendly show will be presented at 10:30 p.m. April 19 and 26, and... more

A party with poles, silks and a whole lot of strength

Morgan Briesmaster Wednesday, April 16, 2014 OGDEN — Shay Voorhees enters the studio after a long day feeling defeated from juggling demands. But flying through the air or executing a difficult trick that has taken months or weeks to master... more

Illusionist to walk through wall at Logan show

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 LAYTON — If you’ve forgotten what makes magic seem miraculous, just locate the nearest child and inquire.“We want to believe anything is possible,” said Kevin Spencer, who on Saturday brings his show... more

Fraudway improv makes fun of ‘Hunger Games’

Wednesday, April 16, 2014 OGDEN — The fierceness of “The Hunger Games” turns to comedy in Off The Wall Improv’s Fraudway, “The Blunder Games: Catching Fire.”This musical parody is made up on the spot. Get your tickets, $6 in... more