Day: December 4, 2017

Plaid Tidings is a Sweet Offering in Washington at Brigham’s Playhouse (with a Side of Dessert)

By Andrea Johnson For my husband’s birthday weekend, we ventured down to Utah’s Dixie and had the pleasure of enjoying Plaid Tidings at Brigham’s Playhouse in Washington, Utah.  Brigham’s Playhouse is a newer company (established in 2013) with an old-fashioned feel.  We arrived at the theater (unfortunately a little late […]

Pioneer’s Newsies in Salt Lake City is Overwhelmingly Amazing

By Jennifer Mustoe I’m sitting here at my computer, pondering how to write my review of Pioneer Theatre Company’s glistening production of Disney’s Newsies. With almost every production I see, I think, wow, I hope my readers go see this show. At times I have even insisted they come. With […]

UVU’s Jack and the Beanstalk Brings Magic and Wonder to Children in Utah Valley

By: Jason Hagey and Alisha Hagey Utah Valley University’s Jack and the Beanstalk was a morality tale written for elementary age children with a great reminder for parents and adults. The show has already had a successful touring run through elementary schools. Playing at UVU, the audience was predominantly adult […]

A Covey Center Christmas! A Treat So Good, You’ll Want Seconds!

By Sarah Biesinger Re Heart-stoppingly beautiful and utterly delightful, A Covey Center Christmas! Holiday Concert is a Christmas treat so good, you’ll want seconds! A perfect mix of upbeat, contemporary pieces, sacred hymns, new works, and Christmas classics, this one night only event will become your new Christmas tradition. With […]

Terrace Plaza Playhouse’s Scrooge: A Christmas Carol is a Brilliant Delight in Ogden

By Jessica Johnson It’s Christmas? Then I haven’t missed it! And Scrooge: A Christmas Carol at Beverly’s Terrace Plaza Playhouse is something you don’t want to miss. The production is based on the musical Scrooge and includes many original songs written by Beverly Olson, the founder of the Plaza Playhouse. […]

Ballet West’s Evergreen Nutcracker Gets Spruced-Up

Ballet West Presents The Nutcracker December 2017

By Trevor W. Brackney Ballet West’s The Nutcracker is this year’s must see holiday show! It is going on now through December 30, 2017 at the Capitol Theatre in Salt Lake City. Be sure to leap into action quickly, however, as this show has been experiencing record-breaking ticket sales, and justifiably so. […]

Ogden’s Ziegfeld Theater’s A Fairly Potter Christmas Carol is Magically Festive

By Shantelle L. Argyle The Ziegfeld Theater’s third annual holiday musical A Fairly Potter Christmas Carol is not your typical parody (of the internationally beloved Harry Potter series, if that isn’t obvious). Yes, it has silly jokes only true “Potterheads” will get. Yes, it has some campy original songs and […]