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An emailed introduction to the UTBA

I’ve been hard at work this past few days contacting productions across Utah in order to send our reviewers. The response has been overwhelmingly positive and I think that’s because there’s a need in Utah for a resource of consistent theatrical press coverage. Granted, the large companies will get reviewed by the papers. That’s a given. But what about the newest community show that hasn’t yet established their audience?

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public urination is funny…but don’t tell FDR (UVU’s Urinetown)

OREM — Ok, So for those of you who know the schtick of Urinetown, bear with those who don’t; Urinetown is about a place where, in the face of a water shortage, the government has turned over to a large corporation the right to regulate water use, ban private bathrooms, and charge people to pee (and poop, which only gets one mention in the show, oddly…hmmm). And it is one of those broadly appealing, honestly funny, don’t-have-to-be-a-musical-lover-to-enjoy type musicals.

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Hale makes an ‘Earnest’ attempt

WEST VALLEY CITY — I’ll begin this review by stating that I’ve never liked “The Importance of Being Earnest” by Oscar Wilde. I hated the play when I first read it and I couldn’t believe so many people loved it. The odds were against me so I figured it must be a show you have to see in order to enjoy. So with that I jumped at the opportunity to see this classic at the Hale Centre Theatre in West Valley.

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‘And…Go! Improv’ is getting started in SLC

MURRAY — It was Saturday night and I had a date set, but no idea what to do for the date. I figured we could wing it. No need to have set plans. We could just enjoy the city and figure out something to do on the fly. So, when I got to her apartment we popped open the laptop and made a roundabout search to NowPlayingUtah.com.

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At one of my favorite small local theaters Empress Theatre to see THE PIRATE QUEEN #uttheater #utahtheatre #theatrecritic @theatre_critics

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New #utahtheatre review by @Theatre_Critics member @rachel_reviews for FOREVER MORE at Scaffold Theatre in #SLC.
https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905617/forever-more-at-scaffold-theatre-could-be-more-of-an-extravaganza

New #utahtheatre review by @rachel_reviews for CLUE at @WVCArts!
https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905635/get-a-clue-and-have-some-laughs-at-west-valley-arts

Thanks to @WVCArts for hosting our latest #utahtheatre reviewer training. We had a blast at CLUE, which plays through February 25. Check it out:
https://ci.ovationtix.com/35516/production/1125964

I figured who better to review a VALENTINES THEATRICAL EXTRAVAGANZA than a Hallmarkie! This should be interesting #uttheatre #utahtheatre #theatrecritic

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Only saw 2 theatrical shows in January because of Sundance and post-Christmas work but they were both outstanding @hcto #theatrecritic #uttheater #utahtheatre

A DISTINCT SOCIETY opened this past weekend to wide acclaim from audiences and critics alike!

Tickets available now through February 11th at http://PioneerTheatre.org. 

#PTCDistinctSociety #UtahTheatre #UtahArts #UtahCulture #WorldPremiere #AmericanTheatre #KareemFahmy

New #utahtheatre review by @LisaGLarson for TRUE WEST at @CFAKayenta in Ivins!
https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905514/true-west-stays-true-to-its-grim-reality-at-kayenta

New #utahtheatre review for the #newplay A DISTINCT SOCIETY at @pioneertheatre!
https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905520/a-distinct-society-is-good-but-falls-short-of-greatness-at-ptc

New #utahtheatre review for @HCTO's PRIDE AND PREJUDICE, adapted by @mel_leilani! https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905395/pride-and-prejudice-is-perfectly-poised-to-premiere-at-hale-centre-orem

New #utahtheatre review for the national tour of @AintTooProud, hosted by @BwayAtTheEccles in #SLC!
https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905375/aint-too-proud-at-eccles-aint-just-alright-its-outta-sight

New #utahtheatre by @Theatre_Critics member @MarenSwensen for FOREVER PLAID at @ZiegfeldTheater in Ogden!

https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905347/ziegfelds-forever-plaid-is-a-harmonious-treat

New #utahtheatre review for GROSS INDECENCY: THE THREE TRIALS OF OSCAR WILDE at @WasatchTheatre1!
https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905362/wasatch-theatre-companys-gross-indecency-is-exquisite

Don’t miss a poignant, funny, and heartbreaking world premiere of A DISTINCT SOCIETY from January 27 through February 11. Tickets available at http://PioneerTheatre.org. 📷: BW Prod.
#PTCDistinctSociety #PioneerTheatreCompany #WorldPremiere #UtahArts #UtahTheatre #AmericanTheatre

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New #utahtheatre review by @Theatre_Critics member @MarenSwensen for THE MARVELOUS WONDERETTES at Terrace Plaza Playhouse!
https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905344/terrace-plazas-the-marvelous-wondrettes-is-in-a-word-marvelous

My first interview for @UtahTheatreBlog
with friend and playwright @mel_leilani

#utahtheatre #uttheater #theatercritic

https://utahtheatrebloggers.com/905320/playwright-melissa-leilani-larson-tells-all-for-pride-prejudice

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