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Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/25 - SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/25 - SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on May 25, 2018 in Salt Lake City

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature SMOKEY JOE'S CAFE, CABARET, ON YOUR FEET, and More! (more...)
Photo Flash: ALICE IN WONDERLAND Opens June 7th At OPPA Photo Flash: ALICE IN WONDERLAND Opens June 7th At OPPA
by BWW News Desk on May 23, 2018 in Salt Lake City

OPPA! in Layton Utah opens the magical children's classic Alice in Wonderland Jr. June 7th with shows running through June 9th. (more...)
Utah Symphony Presents Summer Community Concert Series Utah Symphony Presents Summer Community Concert Series
by BWW News Desk on May 21, 2018 in Salt Lake City

The Utah Symphony today announced the lineup for the 2018 summer community concert series in Salt Lake City and surrounding areas, several of which feature outdoor venues. The schedule includes Gina Bachauer Piano Competition Finals on June 22 and 23 at 7 PM at Abravanel Hall, Gallivan Center on Monday June 25, Disney in Concert: "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl" on June 27 and 28 at Abravanel Hall, the Utah Symphony at Snowbasin Resort on June 29 and August 7, the Utah Symphony at Thanksgiving Point on July 2, the Utah Symphony at the Utah Cultural Celebration Center on July 3, and Jenny Oaks Baker with the Utah Symphony on August 1 at Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre. Ticketing information is posted with each concert. No tickets are required for the Gallivan Center and Utah Cultural Celebration Center performances, which are free to the public. Tickets for the other performances are on sale now with ticketing information available at www.utahsymphony.org. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 20 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 20
by Audition Roundup on May 20, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 20, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 20 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 20
by Audition Roundup on May 20, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 20, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Salt Lake City - Week of 5/20/2018 Now Playing Onstage in Salt Lake City - Week of 5/20/2018
by BWW on May 20, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/20/2018 for Salt Lake City (more...)
Park City Institute Announces Venues And Complete Lineup For The 2018 St. Regis Big Stars Bright Nights Concert Series Park City Institute Announces Venues And Complete Lineup For The 2018 St. Regis Big Stars Bright Nights Concert Series
by BWW News Desk on May 18, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Park City Institute Executive Director Teri Orr, announced the approval of two outdoor venues for the 2018 St. Regis Big Stars, Bright Nights Concert Series, by Park City City Council. All performances will be held at Quinn's Junction Sports Complex Fields, with the exception of Grace Potter, slated to perform her July 13 show at City Park. Gates will open at 4:30 P.M., and the concerts will begin at 6:00 P.M. (more...)
Laura Benanti, Pixar's Coco And Cirque Eloize Headline BYU's Diverse 2018-2019 Season Laura Benanti, Pixar's Coco And Cirque Eloize Headline BYU's Diverse 2018-2019 Season
by BWW News Desk on May 17, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Award-winning vocalists, music ensembles from around the world and a special screening of an Academy Award-winning Pixar film are just some of the highlights offered in the 2018-2019 BRAVO! Professional Performing Arts series at BYU.* (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/18 - A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/18 - A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More!
by BWW Special on May 18, 2018 in Salt Lake City

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature A CHORUS LINE, LES MIS, SOMETHING ROTTEN, And More! (more...)
Sackerson And 3 Irons To Present HINDSIGHT, An Immersive Play Throughout Downtown Salt Lake City Sackerson And 3 Irons To Present HINDSIGHT, An Immersive Play Throughout Downtown Salt Lake City
by BWW News Desk on May 16, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Imagine stepping into a movie. You're in charge of the camera. It's your choice how near you want to be to the love story. Will you keep your distance, or be bold and go in for a close up? (more...)
In The Now Productions Presents CANDY & DOROTHY by David Johnston In The Now Productions Presents CANDY & DOROTHY by David Johnston
by BWW News Desk on May 14, 2018 in Salt Lake City

The GLAAD Award-winning play CANDY & DOROTHY by David Johnston will receive its Utah Premiere by In The Now Productions this June. The show will be presented in Ogden at Good Company Theatre at 2404 Wall Ave. (more...)
BWW Review: Pioneer Theatre Company's MAMMA MIA! Feels Effortless BWW Review: Pioneer Theatre Company's MAMMA MIA! Feels Effortless
by Tyler Hinton on May 14, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Pioneer Theatre Company has created a truly strong production of MAMMA MIA! that feels effortless and joyful. If you are a fan of MAMMA MIA!, this is a production you won't want to miss! (more...)
Winners Announced For 2018 Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards Winners Announced For 2018 Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk on May 13, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Two Utah high school performers are on their way to New York City after winning the award for Best Actress and Best Actor in the eighth annual Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards held in the Eccles Theater in Salt Lake City May ?12. Aria Critchley from East High School won for her role as Jane in "Tarzan" and Bennett Chew from Hillcrest won for his portrayal of Jean Valjean in "Les Miserables" (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13
by Audition Roundup on May 13, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 13, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 13
by Audition Roundup on May 13, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 13, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Dallas Graham & The Red Fred Project Hit RDT's Ring Around The Rose Stage Today Dallas Graham & The Red Fred Project Hit RDT's Ring Around The Rose Stage Today
by BWW News Desk on May 12, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Repertory Dance Theatre is excited to bring a new artist to the Ring Around the Rose stage for the final performance of the 20th anniversary season. As the founder of The Red Fred Project, Dallas Graham is no stranger to the impact that art can have on children. He'll share the art of the story on May 12 at 11 am at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center.  (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/11 - TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 5/11 - TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More!
by BWW Special on May 11, 2018 in Salt Lake City

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature TONY DANZA, LES MISERABLES, THE WHO'S TOMMY, And More! (more...)
Plan-B to Receive $10,000 Art Works Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts Plan-B to Receive $10,000 Art Works Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts
by BWW News Desk on May 09, 2018 in Salt Lake City

National Endowment for the Arts Chairman Jane Chu has approved more than $80 million in grants as part of the NEA's second major funding announcement for fiscal year 2018. Included in this announcement is an Art Works grant of $10,000 to Plan-B Theatre Company for the world premiere of ZOMBIE THOUGHTS by Jennifer A. Kokai & her 11-year-old son Oliver Kokai-Means. (more...)
Announcing: Sundance Institute At Sundown Presented By Acura Announcing: Sundance Institute At Sundown Presented By Acura
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Sundance Institute, in collaboration with Annapurna Pictures, invites fans and supporters of independent cinema to celebrate the irrepressible writer/director/producer/musician/activist Boots Riley. Boots, an alumni of both the Sundance Labs and Film Festival, will be honored with the Sundance Institute's annual Vanguard Award at its summer fundraiser on June 14, 2018 at The Theatre at Ace Hotel Downtown Los Angeles, just before the Los Angeles debut of his new film, Sorry to Bother You and an afterparty for all ticketholders immediately following. Proceeds from the evening will help advance Sundance Institute's mission and programs that  discover, support and amplify risk-taking and exciting independent artists in film, theatre and new media.  (more...)
Utah Festival Presents Eighth Annual Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards Utah Festival Presents Eighth Annual Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2018 in Salt Lake City

More than 600 students from 24 high schools will take the Eccles Theater Stage for the eighth annual Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards May 12. The Awards represent a musical theatre scholarship program that rewards excellence at the high school level. Ten show-stopping numbers from 10 juried musicals will showcase the Best Musical finalists from schools across the state. (more...)
Utah Festival Presents Eighth Annual Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards- Nominees Announced! Utah Festival Presents Eighth Annual Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards- Nominees Announced!
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2018 in Salt Lake City

More than 600 students from 24 high schools will take the Eccles Theater Stage for the eighth annual Utah High School Musical Theatre Awards May 12. The Awards represent a musical theatre scholarship program that rewards excellence at the high school level. Ten show-stopping numbers from 10 juried musicals will showcase the Best Musical finalists from schools across the state. (more...)
Kim Yutani Named Director Of Programming, Sundance Film Festival Kim Yutani Named Director Of Programming, Sundance Film Festival
by BWW News Desk on May 08, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Sundance Institute's John Cooper announced today that Kim Yutani is the Sundance Film Festival's new Director of Programming. Yutani will lead the curation of film, media, and off-screen programming at both the Sundance Film Festival and other year-round public platforms and programs that showcase and elevate independent storytellers and artists. She was formerly Senior Programmer at the Festival, and will report directly to Festival Director John Cooper. (more...)
HCTO To Produce Getting To Know...THE SOUND OF MUSIC HCTO To Produce Getting To Know...THE SOUND OF MUSIC
by BWW News Desk on May 07, 2018 in Salt Lake City

The Sound of Music is a musical with music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein II and a book by Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse, adapted by Tom Briggs and Timothy Allen McDonald. It is based on the memoir of Maria von Trapp, The Story of the Trapp Family Singers. (more...)
Utah Symphony Announces Big Bad Voodoo Daddy On August 4 At Deer Valley Music Festival Utah Symphony Announces Big Bad Voodoo Daddy On August 4 At Deer Valley Music Festival
by BWW News Desk on May 07, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Utah Symphony | Utah Opera today announced nine-piece swing and jazz band, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, will return to the 2018 Deer Valley Music Festival stage on August 4, 2018, rounding out the orchestra's six-week, 17-concert music festival, which begins on June 30, 2018 and runs through August 11, 2018, Tickets for the general public start at $39 and go on sale Friday, May 11, 2018 at 10 AM. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 6 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, May. 6
by Audition Roundup on May 06, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, May 6, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)