Tag: McKenna Johnson

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Chick Corea in Provo, Utah, Is the Essence of Music

By McKenna Johnson The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra’s performance with Chick Corea at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, was the essence of music. From the first note, I was entranced with their sound, and the entire performance was an event to journal about. Led by Chair Robert J. […]

BYU’s Mary Stuart in Provo, Utah, Is the Season’s Crowning Achievement

By McKenna Johnson BYU’s production of Mary Stuart in Provo, Utah, brought joy to my historical fiction–loving heart, and anyone interested in history, theatre, or humanity should see it. Friedrich Schiller’s play tells the story of the power struggle between Elizabeth I of England (Madison Hall) and Mary, Queen of […]

CenterPoint Theatre’s The Little Mermaid Takes Centerville Audiences to Another World

By McKenna Johnson If you need a Disney princess fix, CenterPoint Theatre’s performance of The Little Mermaid in Centerville, Utah, will hit the spot. Children and adults alike will discover fun and ethereal splendor as they escape to the world of once upon a time. In this musical adaptation of […]

Provo Covey Center’s Barefoot in the Park Will Lift Your Spirit and Feed Your Soul

By McKenna Johnson I love a play that has thematic depth but doesn’t induce three days of sobbing, and the Provo Covey Center’s Barefoot in the Park is such a production. Entertaining, substantial, and witty, this Neil Simon romantic comedy had both me and my boyfriend continually laughing. The play […]