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DAVID BYRNE: AMERICAN UTOPIA TOUR Comes to Capitol Theatre This May DAVID BYRNE: AMERICAN UTOPIA TOUR Comes to Capitol Theatre This May
by BWW News Desk on January 17, 2018 in Salt Lake City

David Byrne just announced an extensive world tour in support of his forthcoming solo record, American Utopia. David will perform songs from the new album, which is out March 9 via Todomundo/Nonesuch Records, as well as classics from his solo career and his days with Talking Heads. A twelve-piece band will also join David on stage for a choreographed concert that he has called the most ambitious show I've done since the shows that were filmed for Stop Making Sense. (more...)
Winners Announced For The 2017 BroadwayWorld Salt Lake City Awards; A TALE OF TWO CITIES Wins Best Musical! Winners Announced For The 2017 BroadwayWorld Salt Lake City Awards; A TALE OF TWO CITIES Wins Best Musical!
by BWW News Desk on January 17, 2018 in Salt Lake City

The votes have been counted... Check out the fill list of winners for the 2017 BWW Regional Awards! (more...)
Gina Bachauer Hits The Ring Around The Rose Stage With A Tribute To American Music Gina Bachauer Hits The Ring Around The Rose Stage With A Tribute To American Music
by BWW News Desk on January 16, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Repertory Dance Theatre is excited to bring the talented artists from Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation to Ring Around the Rose for the first time as part of the series' 20th anniversary season. Gina Bachauer will perform on Saturday, February 10 at 11 am in the stunning Jeanne Wagner Theatre to celebrate the history of great American piano music. (more...)
Grassroots Shakespeare Brings ROMEO AND JULIET To SCERA, 1/17-20 Grassroots Shakespeare Brings ROMEO AND JULIET To SCERA, 1/17-20
by BWW News Desk on January 17, 2018 in Salt Lake City

When Romeo appears on stage at SCERA Center for the Arts later this month, he just might deliver the famous line, What light through yonder window breaks? by looking directly at someone in the audience. Romeo hopes he or she will answer something like, Oh, that's Juliet's light. You're in luck. You are almost to her house. (more...)
BWW Exclusive: BRIGHT STAR at Pioneer Theatre Company is a Special Experience BWW Exclusive: BRIGHT STAR at Pioneer Theatre Company is a Special Experience
by Tyler Hinton on January 15, 2018 in Salt Lake City

BRIGHT STAR at Pioneer Theatre Company is utterly ravishing. The masterful performances and staging will take your breath away as they unforgettably illuminate the moving story and songs. Essentially the original Broadway production transferred to the PTC stage, this is not a locally produced regional production, nor is it a typical national tour per se in its current state. This is the last city where it will be presented in this form, starring Carmen Cusack, who was Tony-nominated for her role. Suffice it to say, the experience of seeing BRIGHT STAR at Pioneer Theatre Company is something very special. In addition to reviewing, BroadwayWorld was provided the opportunity to speak with cast and band members about the production. (more...)
Introducing the BroadwayWorld Theatre Camp Guide Introducing the BroadwayWorld Theatre Camp Guide
by BWW News Desk on January 16, 2018 in Salt Lake City

BroadwayWorld, the largest and most comprehensive online theatre platform, is pleased to continue its recent expansion today with another new content initiative. Following the recent successful launches of Industry Insider, and Charity Corner, today we're introducing the 2018 Theatre Camp Guide. (more...)
BWW Review: Utah State Senator Highly Entertaining in STORIES FROM MY SOUL BWW Review: Utah State Senator Highly Entertaining in STORIES FROM MY SOUL
by Blair Howell on January 15, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Utah State Sen. Jim Dabakis was enormously entertaining in the fundraiser Stories From My Soul on the Chapel Theatre stage at Salt Lake Acting Company. Dabakis is affable and quick-witted in person, and received astute direction and script guidance from Charles Lynn Frost. (more...)
BWW Review: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Midvale Main St. Theatre BWW Review: THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE at Midvale Main St. Theatre
by Blair Howell on January 14, 2018 in Salt Lake City

At the Midvale Main Street Theatre production, Director Tammy Jackson moves the action of SPELLING BEE smoothly along as each middle-school spelling bee champion's individual quirks and oddities are revealed. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 14 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 14
by Audition Roundup on January 14, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 14, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
Announcing The Four Choreographers That Will Compete In REGALIA 2018 Announcing The Four Choreographers That Will Compete In REGALIA 2018
by BWW News Desk on January 12, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Repertory Dance Theatre is proud to officially announce the four choreographers who will compete at REGALIA on February 24, 2018 for an RDT commission in the 2018-2019 season. (more...)
Thierry Fischer Conducts The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra In Debut At The Soraya Thierry Fischer Conducts The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra In Debut At The Soraya
by BWW News Desk on January 12, 2018 in Salt Lake City

The Younes and Sarah Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts (The Soraya) presents the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Thierry Fischer, Music Director of the Utah Symphony since 2009 and Principal Guest of the Seoul Philharmonic since January 2017 at the Great Hall on Friday, January 26 at 8:00pm. (more...)
RDT to Fill 20th Anniversary 'Ring Around the Rose' Stage with Dance History & Culture RDT to Fill 20th Anniversary 'Ring Around the Rose' Stage with Dance History & Culture
by BWW News Desk on January 13, 2018 in Salt Lake City

RDT's 'Ring Around the Rose' 20th anniversary continues with Repertory Dance Theatre on January 13, 2018 at 11:00 am. RDT will present a show exploring the history and culture of dance in a fun and interactive way. (more...)
Utah Opera's 40th Anniversary Season Continues with New Production of MOBY DICK Utah Opera's 40th Anniversary Season Continues with New Production of MOBY DICK
by BWW News Desk on January 11, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Utah Opera's 40th anniversary season continues this month with an all-new production of American composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer's opera adaptation of Melville's classic novel, Moby-Dick. This production, which features new sets and costumes by the Utah Opera Production Studios, uses traditional, theatrical staging designed to be economically viable and practical for a wide range of companies. Utah Opera will give five performances of Moby-Dick at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre on January 20, 22, 24, 26 at 7:30 PM, and January 28 at 2 PM. Tickets, priced from $15-$100, are available for purchase through utahopera.org or by calling (801) 533-6683. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/12 - RAGTIME, WAITRESS, and More!
by BWW Special on January 12, 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 The Book of Mormon, Waitress, Love Never Dies, and More! (more...)
BWW Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN! is Sensational at the Eccles BWW Review: SOMETHING ROTTEN! is Sensational at the Eccles
by Tyler Hinton on January 10, 2018 in Salt Lake City

The national tour of SOMETHING ROTTEN! has arrived at the Eccles Theater with the sensational first touring cast still in tow. With a Broadway-worthy leading cast and a hilarious book and score, you don't want to miss a New York night out right here in Utah. (more...)
PTC's Loge Gallery presents SOMETHING ABOUT PLACE PTC's Loge Gallery presents SOMETHING ABOUT PLACE
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Salt Lake City

'Something About Place' is an exhibit by three Utah painters, LANE BENNION, ANGELA FIFE and JUSTIN WHEATLEY, on display during the run of Bright Star, Jan. 12 - 27, 2018, in our Loge Gallery. (more...)
Park City Institute Celebrates 20 Years in the Eccles Center with a Gala, Performances, and More! Park City Institute Celebrates 20 Years in the Eccles Center with a Gala, Performances, and More!
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Salt Lake City

The Park City Institute will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the George S. and Dolores Dor Eccles Center for Performing Arts, Saturday, January 13 at 7:30 PM. The evening will be headlined by Pink Martini, with a special performance by singerPerla Batalla, and feature a variety of additional performances and surprises, on the Main Stage of Park City's joint-use facility. (more...)
Park City Institute Names the Ann Bronfman Balcony at the Eccles Center Park City Institute Names the Ann Bronfman Balcony at the Eccles Center
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Park City Institute announces the naming of the Ann L. Bronfman Balcony at the George S. and Dolores Dor Eccles Center. The culmination of the donation is just in time for the Institute's gala celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the George S. and Dolores Dor Eccles Center for Performing Arts, Saturday, January 13 at 7:30 PM. (more...)
RDT's LINK Series Presents IN. MEMORY. OF. RDT's LINK Series Presents IN. MEMORY. OF.
by BWW News Desk on January 09, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Repertory Dance Theatre's Link Series presents In. Memory. Of., a dance concert produced by RDT dancer Dan Higgins in the Leona Wagner Black Box Theater at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, February 22-23, 2018 at 7:30 pm. (more...)
Utah Opera's 40th Anniversary Season Continues with Heggie and Scheer's MOBY-DICK Utah Opera's 40th Anniversary Season Continues with Heggie and Scheer's MOBY-DICK
by BWW News Desk on January 08, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Utah Opera's 40th anniversary season continues this January with an all-new production of American composer Jake Heggie and librettist Gene Scheer's innovative opera adaption of Melville's classic novel, Moby-Dick. Featuring new sets and costumes constructed by Utah Opera, Moby-Dick will be performed five times at the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre on January 20, 22, 24, 26 at 7:30 PM, and January 28 at 2 PM. Tickets, priced from $15-$100, are available for purchase through www.utahopera.org or by calling (801) 533-6683. (more...)
Grassroots Shakespeare Brings ROMEO AND JULIET To SCERA, 1/17-20 Grassroots Shakespeare Brings ROMEO AND JULIET To SCERA, 1/17-20
by BWW News Desk on January 08, 2018 in Salt Lake City

When Romeo appears on stage at SCERA Center for the Arts later this month, he just might deliver the famous line, What light through yonder window breaks? by looking directly at someone in the audience. Romeo hopes he or she will answer something like, Oh, that's Juliet's light. You're in luck. You are almost to her house. (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Jan. 7
by Audition Roundup on January 07, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, January 7, 2018 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! (more...)
BWW Review: THE REAL THING at Pinnacle Acting Company BWW Review: THE REAL THING at Pinnacle Acting Company
by Blair Howell on January 07, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Pinnacle Acting Company mounts a sturdy production of THE REAL THING that is highly entertaining, showcasing Playwright Tom Stoppard's sparkling wit and barbed observations of fidelity and marriage. (more...)
RDT Opens The Studio For An Open House For Dancers Of All Levels RDT Opens The Studio For An Open House For Dancers Of All Levels
by BWW News Desk on January 06, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Repertory Dance Theatre invites the public to sample our entire slate of classes on January 6, 2018. (more...)
RDT presents A Choreographic Showcase Featuring Work By The RDT Dancers RDT presents A Choreographic Showcase Featuring Work By The RDT Dancers
by BWW News Desk on January 05, 2018 in Salt Lake City

Repertory Dance Theatre presents an evening of choreography by the RDT dancers titled EMERGE, January 5-6, 2018 in the intimate Leona Wagner Black Box Theatre at the Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center. (more...)