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Ballet dancers convey life as they know it

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 OGDEN — Experience “Life” on Saturday, May 11, as the Julie Moffitt Ballet School presents dances to the theme “Life as we know it.”The performance will exhibit dances that the students and teachers... more

Ladies and gentlemen, St. Joe High presents 'The Joeys'

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 OGDEN — St. Joseph High School celebrates the achievements of its young performers during an evening of entertainment the school has dubbed “The Joeys.”Guests are invited to enjoy a meal while... more

Grand kicks up its heels with ‘La Cage Aux Folles’

Wednesday, May 8, 2013 SALT LAKE CITY — Audiences are invited to have the best of times as The Grand Theatre stages the rarely performed “La Cage Aux Folles.” The musical was written by Broadway composer Jerry Herman, who... more

WSU musical theater grad heads to Big Apple

Friday, May 3, 2013 MURRAY — Weber State University musical theater graduate Angela Jeffries is headed to the Big Apple to pursue her Broadway dreams, but before she does, the actress is hosting a concert on Saturday,... more

Top of Utahns contribute to ensemble in Pioneer Theatre's 'Les Mis'

J. Michael Call Thursday, May 2, 2013 “Les Miserables” made a big splash when it was released as a major motion picture last year, but it was the live theatrical experience of the revolutionary musical that originally won over the hearts... more

SLAM, it's a theatrical exercise in speed and hilarity

J. Michael Call Wednesday, May 1, 2013 SALT LAKE CITY — The week leading up to a performance is popularly known in theater circles as hell week for countless reasons: missing props and actors, technical difficulties, flubbed lines,... more

‘Comic’ semifinalist performs at Wiseguys

Wednesday, May 1, 2013 OGDEN — Here’s your chance to get acquainted with a guy named by Rolling Stone magazine as one of five comics to watch.Ryan Hamilton, a semifinalist on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing,” appears at 8 p.m.... more

'Kinky Boots' leads Tony nominations, Pacino among those snubbed

Philip Boroff Tuesday, April 30, 2013 NEW YORK — A Broadway season filled with Hollywood stars spread the love only so far, with Tony Award nominations going to Tom Hanks, David Hyde Pierce, Cicely Tyson and Keith Carradine.Snubbed in... more

Out & About: CenterPoint's 'Secret Garden' lush and emotionally satisfying

J. Michael Call Tuesday, April 30, 2013 CenterPoint Legacy Theatre’s production of the “The Secret Garden” hits pay dirt with a rich, heart-wrenching, spirited and tender piece guaranteed to move audiences. Based on the beloved children’s... more

Ogden High's Stirling Brenna headed to Broadway

J. Michael Call Monday, April 29, 2013 An Ogden High School junior is heading to Broadway after winning best actor in the Utah High School Musical Theater Awards on Saturday for his portrayal of the Baker in the musical “Into the Woods.”... more