Tag: Jennifer Mustoe

Broadway at the Eccles’ An American in Paris is Beau et Merveilleux

By Jennifer Mustoe and Caden Mustoe As fans of the music of George and Ira Gershwin, my son and I were thrilled to be able to see the Eccles’ latest production, Tony Award-winning An American in Paris, located in downtown Salt Lake City. Patterned after the Academy Award-winning 1951 movie An American […]

BYU Spectacular in Provo is Absolutely Broadway-Riffic!

By Jennifer Mustoe I had my tickets for BYU Spectacular!’s matinee. After it was over, I bought seats for the evening show. The Spectacular’s hostess, the Tony and Emmy Award-winning Kristin Chenoweth was too good to not see twice. And the other acts in the show were so splendid–let’s just […]

Young Company’s Glorious Story Emporium Delights All Ages at BYU

By Jennifer Mustoe, with Hannah Siegfried As we walked into BYU’s cool, basement Nelke Theater to see Glorious Story Emporium, we entered into a world of children, at least 2:1 with adults. Wait. This is a kids’ show? Answer: yes, and no. The actors were herding these children, ages 3 […]

CenterPoint Legacy Theatre’s A Tale of Two Cities–The Musical is a Far, Far Better Thing in Centerville

By Jennifer Mustoe and Craig Mustoe Centerville is privileged to host CenterPoint Legacy Theatre’s A Tale of Two Cities–The Musical, opening Friday to a rousing, enthusiastic crowd. We were able to watch this magnificent show following an interview with Director Scott Montgomery (video and transcript posting soon.) As Montgomery described […]

Utah Shakespeare Festival’s How to Fight Loneliness is a Profound Commentary About Life, Love, and Loss

By Jennifer Mustoe, with Larisa Hicken For my third trip this season to Utah Shakespeare Festival in Cedar City, I planned to see two shows. How to Fight Loneliness was my matinee choice. As I walked into the lovely Eileen and Allen Anes Studio Theatre, the mood was somber. I […]

Good Company Theater’s “In the Heights” at the Ogden Amphitheater is Delicioso y Fantastico

By Jennifer Mustoe Having never been to the Ogden Amphitheater and never seen In the Heights by the now wildly popular Lin-Manual Miranda—who wrote the music and lyrics, book by Quiara Alegria Hudes, I was pretty excited. I know Director Austin Archer’s work and admit to being a huge fan […]

“Peter and the Starcatcher” at the Zig in Ogden is Sprinkled with Magic!

By Jennifer Mustoe I got a little teary after Ogden’s Ziegfeld Theater’s production of Peter and the Starcatcher, a play about how Peter Pan becomes the crowing, flying leader of the Lost Boys and battles the sociopathic Captain Hook. Does Peter Pan mean something to you? He does to me—he’s […]

CenterPoint Keeps Up The Good Work in “9 to 5”

By Susannah Whitman–reviewing the MWF cast and Jennifer Mustoe–reviewing the TTHS cast Susannah Whitman It’s all girl power in the corporate world of 9 to 5 at Centerpoint Legacy Theatre! Based on the 1980 film of the same name, the show is packed with toe-tapping musical numbers written by Dolly […]