Tyler Hinton has been a contributing editor at BroadwayWorld since January 2012. He has a BA from Brigham Young University (BYU) with an emphasis in Public Relations and a minor in Theatre Studies. In the past, he has written for the BYU Daily Universe and the Connersville (Ind.) News-Examiner. He also has extensive experience with many aspects of theatre, including producing, directing, music directing, performing, writing, marketing, and reviewing.
THE LION IN WINTER at Pioneer Theatre Company is a regal production that also feels relevant to contemporary life. Pioneer Theatre Company consistently produces high quality theatre, and THE LION IN WINTER is no exception with its strong concept, execution and entertainment value.BWW Review: Hale Centre Theatre Stages a Wonderful THE WIZARD OF OZ December 15, 2018
The first national tour of COME FROM AWAY brings an exceptionally special show to the Eccles Theater in a captivating, pitch-perfect production. There's a reason COME FROM AWAY became such a breakaway hit on Broadway. It strikes a chord due to its humanity, humor, and emotional connections. Salt Lake City is blessed to be one of the first cities to experience it.BWW Review: Pioneer Theatre Company's SWEENEY TODD is Sweeping October 27, 2018
West Side Theatre Company, currently in its second successful season, will present the hit Broadway comedy "The 39 Steps" this fall in four performances. The versatile, rotating cast members will play multiple roles in four unique cast lists. Tickets are now on sale at www.westsidetheatreco.org.BWW Review: Joey Contreras and Natalie Weiss Bring NYC to the Covey Center October 5, 2018
Versatile musical theatre and pop composer Joey Contreras performed a special one-night-only concert of his music at the Covey Center for the Arts in Provo on October 4, 2018, featuring Natalie Weiss, who has legions of fans for her breathtaking YouTube performances of contemporary musical theatre songs.BWW Review: WAIT UNTIL DARK at Hale Centre Theatre is Chilling September 29, 2018
WAIT UNTIL DARK on Hale Centre Theatre's Jewel Box Stage is a chilling thriller, in a successful departure from the theatre company's typical fare. The production is crafted meticulously to create an unsettling atmosphere that keeps the audience on the edge of their seats.BWW Review: WAITRESS Brings the Best Ingredients to the Eccles Theater September 26, 2018
THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL is a perennial Utah favorite, but the new production on Hale Centre Theatre's Centre Stage perhaps shines brighter than any other. It is a lush spectacle with emotional heft from soaring performances.BWW Review: Laura Benanti is Refreshingly Real at BYU September 10, 2018
Tony winner and five-time Tony nominee Laura Benanti regaled the audience with her delicious humor, inimitable acting, and distinctive vocals at Brigham Young University as part of its BRAVO! season on Friday, September 7, 2018.BWW Review: Megan Hilty is a Star at the SCERA September 4, 2018
Tony-nominated Broadway and television actress Megan Hilty was an absolute star in her concert with the Utah Valley Symphony at the SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre on Saturday, September 1, 2018. Hilty's powerhouse, multifaceted vocals and sparkling, likable personality combined to create a phenomenal concert that left no room to doubt why she has so many devoted fans.BWW Review: DADDY LONG LEGS at Hale Center Theater Orem is a Small Treasure August 30, 2018
Tony-nominated Broadway and television actress Megan Hilty, known for starring roles on NBC's SMASH and in the original cast of 9 TO 5, will perform in concert with the Utah Valley Symphony at the SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre on Saturday, September 1, 2018. The much-loved performer, who got her start as Glinda in WICKED, was able to take time out of her busy schedule to speak with BroadwayWorld about what audiences can expect.BWW Interview: Stars of Tuacahn's THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, MATILDA, and CINDERELLA on Their Experience August 16, 2018
This summer and fall, Tuacahn Center for the Arts is presenting three exciting productions in repertory at its one-of-a-kind outdoor amphitheatre, including one of the very first productions in the world of DreamWorks' THE PRINCE OF EGYPT, the first production of Roald Dahl's MATILDA THE MUSICAL following its national tour, and one of the first regional productions of Rodgers and Hammerstein's CINDERELLA. Three actors were happy to speak with BroadwayWorld about their time at Tuacahn.BWW Review: THE PRINCE OF EGPYT at Tuacahn is a Breathtaking Gift August 3, 2018
THE PRINCE OF EGYPT at the Tuacahn Amphitheatre is a breathtaking musical with originality and depth, theatricality and spectacle. It is without a doubt worth continued development, and it is already very close to ready for a Broadway bow, cast album, and eventual licensing. The world deserves to see and hear the gift that the creative team and Tuacahn have already given to Utah audiences.BWW Interview: A Conversation Between a Director and Costume Designer at West Side Theatre Company July 27, 2018
BroadwayWorld was given the unique opportunity to capture a conversation between the director and costume designer of West Side Theatre Company's imaginative upcoming production of J.M. Barrie's classic play PETER PAN. Director Aubrey Warner and costume designer Jess Wallace Nielsen have worked together on two previous shows at the theatre company: THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST and the Utah premiere of PRIDE & PREJUDICE - THE MUSICAL. Below, Warner asks Wallace questions to explore her creative process.