SALT LAKE CITY — There’s something intimidating about Hamlet. Whether seeing it or reading it—and I’m certain performing it—it’s a daunting task to approach the play that many argue is the greatest ever written in English....Read More
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SALT LAKE CITY – Christmas is here, and with the festive season comes a variety of effervescent events and stage shows. The 1954 musical film White Christmas, with its title song holding the record as the all-time bestselling...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — Early in Outside Mullingar, the elderly Irish farmer Tony Reilly complains that...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — Dale Wasserman (book), Mitch Leigh (music), and Joe Darion (lyrics) were not the...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — One of the biggest theatrical news stories of 2011 in Utah was the announcement...Read More
I first had the opportunity to talk with Kirsten Park (Pioneer Theatre Company) in the very early days of the UTBA. In fact, she was the first of a few theater professionals that encouraged the UTBA to not be afraid to be...Read More
INTERVIEW — As I talk with the various arts organizations across the state I often ask who they think we should approach with our 10-Question Interview. This past month I’ve been hearing the same name over and over again:...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — A tap classic of musical theatre, Pioneer Theatre Company energetically brings 42nd Street to the Salt Lake Valley with a bevy of beautiful talent that just starts to explore the depth of character that even the...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — Black Comedy begins in total darkness—and then the lights go out. This ingenious conceit is the glue that holds this sometimes-rickety 1965 comedy together—the lights come up for the audience when the power goes...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — Even though we have spent our lives being involved in theatre, and even though Our Town is the most produced play of all time, we both have carried this shameful secret hoping that it would never come up among...Read More
Sweat plays Mondays through Thursdays at 7:00 PM, Fridays at 7:30 PM, and Saturdays at 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM through April 13th on the Lees Main Stage of Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre on the campus of the University of Utah. Tickets are $19-45. For more information, visit pioneertheatre.org.Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — Getting into college is no easy task. High school seniors who want to go on to the next level are expected to have impressive resumes, grades, and test scores. Standardized tests — the most famous being the SAT...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY – Theatre in America has reached one of those critical transitions that redefines how we approach art. Recent cuts by the NEA have led to numerous (and heated) discussions about whether or not we can...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — The story of Anne Frank is one that has fascinated and haunted readers for generations. The diary of the thirteen-year-old girl locked in an annex for more than two years in order to escape the Nazis during the...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — People frequently refer to Asperger’s or autism when discussing fifteen-year-old...Read More
SALT LAKE CITY — Upon entering the theater at Pioneer Theater Company, the audience could be...Read More
The 1st review of 2021 is published! Read why @Theatre_Critics member (and UTBA VP) @MarenSwensen says @HCTO's THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST is worth seeing. #utahtheatre
Happy New Year! We can't wait for 2021 (for so many reasons). Especially because we have this AMAZING lineup of shows! We hope to see you often in 2021!
#OPPA #HappyNewYear #2021 #Finally #TheatreMatters #CommunityMatters #GetInvolved #SupportArts #UtahTheatre
It's time for our annual post about the excellence we saw on the #utahtheatre stage. This year, we're paying special attention to streaming shows we saw. Learn which shows from @Hale_Theatre, @SCERAupdate, @ZiegfeldTheater, and others made the list!
It's almost here! How are you celebrating?
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MERRY CHRISTMAS!! We hope your holiday is sparklejollytwinklejingley.
What's your favorite part of Christmas day?
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Check off those last gift list names with ADAM PASCAL TICKETS!!! Super easy, and get 10% off your purchase of 10 tickets or more.
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Thank you, @radiowest! #CLIMBINGWITHTIGERS streams through this Sunday, only! Free (with an option to donate if you so choose.)
#utaharts #utahtheatre #streamingtheatre #SLACisBack
Missing theater? Watch @slactingco's "Climbing with Tigers" free online through Dec. 20. The play tells the story of a little black bird named Blue who dreams of one day being able to fly. This recording as filmed live at SLAC in 2016. Check it out here: https://slacdigital.athomearts.org/main/climbing-with-tigers
From the Tony and Olivier Award-winning director of Les Misérables and Nicholas Nickleby and the Tony-nominated composer of Jane Eyre, experience A Magical New Holiday Musical! Buy your tickets now: https://www.universe.com/events/vip-theatre-experience-estella-scrooge-a-christmas-carol-with-a-twist-tickets-QXCNP5?ref=VIP-DY7GN. #EstellaScrooge #HappyHolidays #AtTheGrand #UtahTheatre
Is it theatre or film? Live action or animation? YES! See the first new theatrical musical to be produced during the pandemic — a dazzling new show that’s sure to become a holiday tradition. https://www.universe.com/events/vip-theatre-experience-estella-scrooge-a-christmas-carol-with-a-twist-tickets-QXCNP5?ref=VIP-DY7GN #EstellaScrooge #HappyHolidays #AtTheGrand #UtahTheatre
New #utahtheatre review from @Theatre_Critics member @MarenSwensen for @ZiegfeldTheater's A FAIRLY POTTER #CHRISTMAS CAROL, which borrows from the greats (including Dickens and Dr. Seuss) to create the company's first #COVID19 era show.
Imagination and creativity matter. Whatever your age.
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The 3rd streaming #utahtheatre production from @BYUarts, AN IDEAL HUSBAND, was plagued by technical glitches and a poorly conceived script modernization. Read UTBA member Sara Claverie's review to learn more. #BYU
New #utahtheatre review by UTBA president (and @Theatre_Critics member) @Russwarne for @SCERAupdate's A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL, a show that can't escape the shadow of its source material.
It's #intermission now. Theater is at about 15-20% capacity, making social distancing easy. #utahtheatre #covid19
I'm at @SCERAupdate to review A CHRISTMAS STORY: THE MUSICAL for @UtahTheatreBlog. Look for the review later! #utahtheatre
The #COVID19 pandemic has forced @HCTO to make changes to their annual version of A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Our president (and @Theatre_Critics member) @Russwarne sees these as improvements that strengthen this crowd pleasing #Christmas show. #utahtheatre
#intermission now. Two Christmas ghosts down, one to go! 👻👻
I'm at @HCTO to review A #CHRISTMAS CAROL for @utahtheatreblog... which is coincidentally where I was exactly a year ago tonight. #utahtheatre
Tonight I'm reviewing @HCTO's A #CHRISTMAS CAROL. Look for the review later on @UtahTheatreBlog! #utahtheatre
Improv skills for the win. 😉
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immunocompromised people: *struggling to live during a pandemic*
everybody else: i would gladly kill you to eat my least favorite aunt’s dry ass turkey tyvm