Tag: Andrea Johnson

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 […]

The Empress Theatre’s Noises Off Raises a Rumpus in Historic Magna

By Andrea Johnson Noises Off is a wild ride from beginning to end, and ensemble cast of The Empress Theatre in Magna takes us energetically along from chaotic commencement to frenetic finish. My companion for this production is a native of Magna, so she was my tour guide for the […]

Get Lost in the Magic of Perdida at The Grand Theatre in Salt Lake City

By Andrea Johnson Bringing new and exciting theater to Salt Lake City, The Grand Theatre’s Perdida is a classic story with a new twist: Mesoamerican Magical Realism. Local author, Kathleen Cahill, has joined talents with colleague, composer Deborah Wick La Puma to create a beautiful retelling of Shakespeare’s The Winter’s […]

Zion Theatre Company’s The Drown’ed Book is Immersed in Love

By Andrea Johnson Last night, I was privileged to attend the final dress rehearsal of Zion Theatre Company’s world premiere production of The Drown’ed Book: or the History of William Shakespeare, Part Last at The Castle Theatre in Provo, Utah. This work is an original piece, written and directed by […]

Keep on Guessing in Covey Center for the Arts’ “Murder by the Book”

By Andrea Johnson Now, I love a murder mystery as much as the next girl.  In fact, my husband believes that my obsession with crime shows is merely research for his untimely demise. However, even I was delightfully flummoxed by the twists and turns of Murder by the Book, an […]