Tag: Pioneer Theatre Company

Pioneer Theatre Company’s /i/ is a Magnificent Mind Game About Memory and Identity

By Jason and Alisha Hagey i by Jeff Talbott makes its world premiere at Pioneer Theatre Company. Directed by Karen Azenberg and located at the Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre on the University of Utah campus, i connects audiences by bringing up questions of memory and identity. “i is a mysterious […]

Pioneer’s Bright Star is Out of This World

By Jennifer Mustoe Pioneer Theatre Company‘s regional premiere of the Tony-nominated Bright Star, written and composed by Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, is a brilliant thing to behold and a show like no other. Set in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Bright Star tells the story of Alice Murphy, played dazzlingly by Tony-nominated Carmen Cusack, and […]

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 […]