Alumni of dance company reunite for 'Momentum'

Amy Nicholson Wednesday, December 11, 2013 Alumni dancers from as far back as 1973 join the current Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company for an unforgettable program this weekend at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center. Performances are Thursday,... more

‘Forgotten Carols’ remembered at WSU

Tuesday, December 10, 2013 OGDEN — Michael McLean’s beloved Christmas present, “The Forgotten Carols,” returns to Ogden for its annual performance at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11. The holiday show is at the Dee Events Center,... more

Five things you never knew about 'The Nutcracker'

Linda East Brady Thursday, December 5, 2013 The time is nigh for the dancing sugar plums, battles of the mice and men, and enchanting dances from the world over.We are deep in the heart of “Nutcracker” season. In the coming days Top of Utah... more

‘Best Christmas Pageant Ever’ at Old Barn

Amy Nicholson Wednesday, December 4, 2013 Old Barn Community Theatre brings “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” to the stage beginning at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 6.The play is based on the book with the same name, written by Barbara Robinson in 1971.... more

SLAC down pat with ‘The Cat in the Hat’

Amy Nicholson Wednesday, December 4, 2013 Salt Lake Acting Company brings Dr. Seuss’ zany characters to life in “The Cat in the Hat,” opening at 7 p.m. on Dec. 6.This is SLAC’s fifth annual children’s production in partnership with Reach Out... more

‘Fences’ captures African-American life after WWII

Amy Nicholson Tuesday, December 3, 2013 Alicia Washington said it is the fulfillment of one of her dreams to bring August Wilson’s drama “Fences” to the stage at Good Company Theatre, opening at 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5.She was introduced... more

Tom Clark cracks wise at Ogden Wiseguys

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 OGDEN — He calls himself the boy next door — that is, if you lived next door to an insane asylum.Tom Clark brings his slightly off-kilter observations and odd physical comedy to Wiseguys Comedy Club... more

Dancers planning 2013 Winter Recital

Monday, December 2, 2013 OGDEN — Inspire Dance Studios presents its 2013 Winter Recital at Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd.Jingling all the way, Inspire’s Academy Program, made up of youngsters 2 years old and... more

‘Fairyana’ a holiday show about — what else? — a holiday show

Amy Nicholson Monday, December 2, 2013 Since 2005, Plan-B has given audiences the chance to be part of a live radio broadcast. This year, “Fairyana,” a holiday show about a holiday show, features Teresa Sanderson, of Layton, for one night... more

‘Carols’ and ‘Jacks’ sharing local stages

Amy Nicholson Friday, November 29, 2013 Weber State University’s director of musical theater studies, Jim Christian, has made a name for himself as a playwright over the years. One of his more recent works, a Christmas show comprised... more