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Comedian pokes fun at himself, his pesky cat

Wednesday, March 26, 2014 OGDEN — At 8 p.m. on the nights of Friday, March 28, and Saturday, March 29, Spencer King takes center stage at Wiseguys Comedy Club, 269 Historic 25th St.Both performances cost $10 per person, and... more

'Mockingbird' play shines spotlight on autism

Amy Nicholson Tuesday, March 25, 2014 Weber State’s premiere of “Mockingbird” tells the story of Caitlin, a girl struggling with Asperger syndrome, a mild form of autism.The play’s Caitlin character is fictional, but autism is real to... more

The Zig turns to Kickstarter for new facade

Amy Nicholson Tuesday, March 25, 2014 South Ogden’s Country Club Theatre was “a looker” in its time, back in 1948, but nearly 65 years later, the building’s current owners are hoping to finance its face lift.Now called the Ziegfeld... more

Sherlock Holmes encounters 'Horrible Hound of Harrisville'

Amy Nicholson Monday, March 24, 2014 What would happen if Sherlock Holmes sprung back to literary life, and applied his logic and eye for forensic evidence to fictional mysteries around here?Paul Birkbeck, of Eden, likes to imagine the... more

Soelberg takes storytelling approach to comedy

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 OGDEN — Wiseguys Comedy Club, 269 Historic 25th Street, welcomes comedian Steve Soelberg.Soelberg will perform at 8 p.m. next Friday, March 21, and March 22. Tickets are $10 per person.Soelberg, a... more

Get into the Celtic spirit at music, dance extravaganza at Peery's

Linda East Brady Friday, March 14, 2014 Celtic Celebration at Perry’s Egyptian Theater on Saturday, March 15, brings a bit of Scottish and Irish music and dance together, for a fun filled homage to St. Patrick’s Day.The Celebration is... more

Bountiful actress fiery as Eliza in 'My Fair Lady'

Amy Nicholson Thursday, March 13, 2014 Ashley Carlson was 5 when she took the stage as Captain Von Trapp’s youngest daughter, Gretl, in “The Sound of Music.”The Bountiful resident has much bigger shoes to fill as Eliza Doolittle in “My... more

Comedian Sheffield at Wiseguys Ogden

Wednesday, March 12, 2014 OGDEN — Paul Shefflied, a Utah-based comedian, will perform at Wiseguys Comedy Club on March 14 & 15.Following his win of the 2010 Happy Valley Comedy Competition, Paul recorded his debut comedy... more

Freud, C.S. Lewis square off in 'Freud's Last Session'

Amy Nicholson Tuesday, March 11, 2014 What would happen if an influential Christian apologist met with a scholarly atheist to discuss life, religion and deeply held convictions?That’s the scenario imagined by American playwright Mark St... more

'Taming of the Shrew' still provoking discussion on feminism

Amy Nicholson Saturday, March 8, 2014 William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew” has sparked controversy over the years about its message and how it relates to women’s rights.But have no fear about the public and student-only... more