Tag: Ben Mayfield

Desert Star Playhouse’s Spamilton Creates a Revolutionary Good Time in Murray

By Ana Keele The Founding Fathers get a local makeover in the Desert Star Playhouse production of Spamilton: A Parody in Murray. As the citizen of rural Nephi are tired of how they are being treated and in talks of secession from the state of Utah, newcomer Alexandra Christensen (Melissa […]

Desert Star’s Christmas Vacation: The Polarized Express Sings and Zings in the Holidays in Murray

By Liz Christensen Desert Star’s Christmas Vacation: The Polarized Express, playing this season in Murray, is a revamp of a previous holiday script by Ben Millet made more relevant by referencing this week’s headlines, national conversations, and current Utah-isms.  A few jokes are decidedly edgy but nothing offensive. Head Elf […]

Desert Star Playhouse’s Wicked-er in Murray is Wickedly Funny

By Marci Sayers If you have never taken the time to see a show at Desert Star Playhouse, it’s time to repent of your WICKED-er ways. Located in Murray, the average person driving past the venue might never know what they’re missing inside. Once you walk in the door, though […]