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Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Salt Lake City Awards; CenterPoint's TALE OF TWO CITIES Leads Best Musical! Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Salt Lake City Awards; CenterPoint's TALE OF TWO CITIES Leads Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk on November 17, 2017 in Salt Lake City

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)
PTC presents Disney's Hit NEWSIES This December PTC presents Disney's Hit NEWSIES This December
by BWW News Desk on November 16, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Pioneer Theatre Company presents the Disney hit Newsies. The Tony-winning musical opens Friday, Dec. 1, and runs through Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017. Newsies occupies the traditional holiday spot. Keeping with what is now a seven-year tradition of collecting donations for local nonprofits, PTC will partner with Granite Education Foundation to collect new books for 'Santa Sacks' for children ages K-12. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/17 - MARGARITAVILLE, LES MIS, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on November 17, 2017 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 BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
SCERA Celebrates A Musical MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET This December SCERA Celebrates A Musical MIRACLE ON 34TH STREET This December
by BWW News Desk on November 15, 2017 in Salt Lake City

For millions of people, the holidays are not complete without a viewing of the film classic Miracle on 34th Street. And as a bonus, Utah Valley can see it live on stage when SCERA Center for the Arts mounts a musical adaptation of the famous story Dec. 1-16. (more...)
On Sale Dates Announced for BROADWAY AT THE ECCLES On Sale Dates Announced for BROADWAY AT THE ECCLES
by BWW News Desk on November 14, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Tickets will go on sale December 1, 2017 at 10:00am for the Salt Lake City return engagement of the Tony, Grammy and Olivier Award-winning hit musical JERSEY BOYS, the story of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, playing the Eccles Theater June 15 17, 2018. (more...)
HCTO to Produce A CHRISTMAS CAROL This Holiday Season HCTO to Produce A CHRISTMAS CAROL This Holiday Season
by BWW News Desk on November 14, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Come join Hale Center Theater Orem's annual holiday tradition by enjoying the classic story A CHRISTMAS CAROL as we've adapted it to the stage. A tale of both humor and heart, Charles Dickens' written work takes on new life as the audience watches the miser EBENEZER SCROOGE have a change of heart with the help of three Christmas ghosts. It's a holiday treat you won't want to miss! (more...)
Artists, Writers, Filmmakers Among Sundance Institute's 2017 Art Of Nonfiction Fellows And Grantees Artists, Writers, Filmmakers Among Sundance Institute's 2017 Art Of Nonfiction Fellows And Grantees
by BWW News Desk on November 14, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Sundance Institute's Art of Nonfiction Initiative welcomes four Fellows and five Grantees, as well as three Nonfiction Critics Fellows, in its third year of granting key creative and financial support to inventive nonfiction storytellers working in the field today. (more...)
SCERA Announces 9th Annual A NIGHT OF BROADWAY, 11/15-18 SCERA Announces 9th Annual A NIGHT OF BROADWAY, 11/15-18
by BWW News Desk on November 15, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Musical numbers and cast members that earned five-star ratings and standing-room-only audiences at the 2017 Fringe Festival in Edinburgh, Scotland this summer will receive an encore performance at SCERA Center for the Arts in Orem November 15-18. (more...)
Plan-B Theatre Slates 2017-18 Script-in-Hand Series Plan-B Theatre Slates 2017-18 Script-in-Hand Series
by BWW News Desk on November 15, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Plan-B Theatre has announced its 2017/18 Script-in-Hand Series, featuring free readings of plays-in-progress by Utah playwrights. (more...)
Voting Now Open For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Salt Lake City Awards! Voting Now Open For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Salt Lake City Awards!
by BWW News Desk on November 14, 2017 in Salt Lake City

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors. (more...)
Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of A CHRISTMAS CAROL at CenterPoint Legacy Theatre Photo Flash: Meet the Cast of A CHRISTMAS CAROL at CenterPoint Legacy Theatre
by BWW News Desk on November 14, 2017 in Salt Lake City

A cold, ominous Christmas Eve is the perfect backdrop for our miserly Ebenezer Scrooge. With his heart as cold as the icicles that adorn his rooftops, Scrooge finds comfort in his angry solitude. This Christmas, however, Scrooge will soon learn that there is more to his existence than money and greed. (more...)
THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER Comes to the CenterPoint Legacy Theater THE BEST CHRISTMAS PAGEANT EVER Comes to the CenterPoint Legacy Theater
by BWW News Desk on November 14, 2017 in Salt Lake City

It's the Best Christmas Pageant Ever- or is it? A small church is going to have a retelling of the Christmas Story this year and it's going to be just wonderful. But when the town hoodlums, the Herdman's, start showing up to get the free snacks, they are given parts in the pageant and all hell breaks loose. The Leishman Hall at CenterPoint Legacy Theatre is the perfect space for this charming, uproarious comedy. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 12 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Nov. 12
by Audition Roundup on November 12, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, November 12, 2017 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Tanner Dance to Light Up the Stage at RDT's 'Ring Around the Rose' Tanner Dance to Light Up the Stage at RDT's 'Ring Around the Rose'
by BWW News Desk on November 11, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Repertory Dance Theatre's 20th anniversary season of 'Ring Around the Rose' continues with Tanner Dance on November 11, 2017. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/10 - BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and More!
by BWW Special on November 10, 2017 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 BIG FISH, SISTER ACT, HAND TO GOD and more! (more...)
CenterPoint Legacy Theatre's Scott Montgomery Passes Away at 38 CenterPoint Legacy Theatre's Scott Montgomery Passes Away at 38
by BWW News Desk on November 09, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Desert News reported yesterday that CenterPoint Legacy Theatre director and actor Scott Montgomery passed away in his sleep Monday night following a tonsillectomy and deviated septum operation. (more...)
BWW Interview: John Mauceri Conducting His Life Anywhere He Wants To Be BWW Interview: John Mauceri Conducting His Life Anywhere He Wants To Be
by Gil Kaan on November 09, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Conductor extraordinaire John Mauceri, at 72 years young, has the memory of a straight-A college kid vividly recalling detailed facts of incidents long ago right off the top of his head. The go-to expert on all subjects Leonard Bernstein, John will be conducting BERNSTEIN ON STAGE at the Valley Performing Arts Center (The Soraya) November 17, 2017. John most graciously chatted on the phone with me for an hour from his New York home after just returning from Mexico. (more...)
Plan-B Theatre to Premiere Eric Samuelsen's THE ICE FRONT Plan-B Theatre to Premiere Eric Samuelsen's THE ICE FRONT
by BWW News Desk on November 09, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Plan-B Theatre presents THE ICE FRONT, which honors the heroism of and dangers faced by the trilogy of Nazi victims Jews, Roma and Homosexuals by questioning what it means to be an artist, to be a patriot, to be human. (more...)
Evergreen Bellamy Brothers Hit 'Let Your Love Flow' Featured in Tom Cruise Film Evergreen Bellamy Brothers Hit 'Let Your Love Flow' Featured in Tom Cruise Film
by BWW News Desk on November 07, 2017 in Salt Lake City

The evergreen Bellamy Brothers hit song, 'Let Your Love Flow,' written by Larry Wilson, was featured in AMERICAN MADE, a major release from Universal Pictures this year, with the duo taking their eponymously titled tour to Africa later this month. (more...)
West Side Theatre Co. Presents a Fresh New THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST West Side Theatre Co. Presents a Fresh New THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
by Tyler Hinton on November 07, 2017 in Salt Lake City

West Side Theatre Company will continue its successful inaugural season with the classic Oscar Wilde play The Importance of Being Earnest. With a Downton Abbey-inspired setting and a fresh take on the material, a company of exceptional local performers will breathe new life into the hilarious comedy of manners. Performances will take place on Thursday, Nov. 9, Friday, Nov. 10, and Saturday, Nov. 11 at 7 p.m. at Garden Near the Green. For more information, please visit www.westsidetheatreco.org. (more...)
UT's Dance Repertory Theatre presents FALL FOR DANCE UT's Dance Repertory Theatre presents FALL FOR DANCE
by BWW News Desk on November 06, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Under the direction of Jeremy Arnold, Erica Gionfriddo and Dorothy O'Shea Overbey, The University of Texas at Austin's award-winning dance company Dance Repertory Theatre returns to the stage in Fall For Dance, November 7-12 at the B. Iden Payne Theatre. An exploration of identity, cultural experience and self-expression through contemporary ballet, Fall For Dance features works by renowned artists, including Charles O. Anderson with Jeremy Arnold, Jennifer Freeman, Ray Eliot Schwartz, Erica Gionfriddo and Dorothy O'Shea Overbey. (more...)
Ani DiFranco to Play the Eccles Theater This November Ani DiFranco to Play the Eccles Theater This November
by BWW News Desk on November 04, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Ani DiFranco is kicking ass and taking names on tour in support of her new album Binary on Righteous Babe Records.  DiFranco's tour stops in Salt Lake City today, November 4th for one show only at the Eccles Theater in downtown Salt Lake City.  (more...)
University of Utah Theatre Students to Stage All-Female JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR University of Utah Theatre Students to Stage All-Female JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR
by BWW News Desk on November 03, 2017 in Salt Lake City

Open Door Productions and The University of Utah's Department of Theatre presents Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's rock opera Jesus Christ Superstar, which explores the last week of Jesus Christ's life through the eyes of his closest friend and enemy, Judas Iscariot. (more...)
Utah Native William Hagen to Join Utah Symphony in Rachmaninoff's SYMPHONIC DANCES Utah Native William Hagen to Join Utah Symphony in Rachmaninoff's SYMPHONIC DANCES
by BWW News Desk on November 03, 2017 in Salt Lake City

On November 3 and 4 at 7:30 PM, Utah's own William Hagen takes the stage with guest conductor Matthias Pintscher to perform classic crowd pleasers by Saint-Sa ns and Ravel with the Utah Symphony. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/02 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 11/02 - THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More!
by BWW Special on November 03, 2017 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 THE LITTLE MERMAID, THE LION KING, SOMETHING ROTTEN and More! (more...)