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Witney Carson and Alfonso Ribeiro on Alfonso Ribiero will headline ‘Dancing With the Stars’ tour; Feb. 5 at Maverik Center
    ‘The Carlton’ is coming to the Maverik Center. Alfonso Ribiero, the “Fresh Prince of Bel Air” star who won the mirror ball Tuesday night on ABC’s “Dan...
    Updated Nov 26 2014 04:09 pm   |     |   Share
    This image released by DreamWorks Animation shows Skipper, voiced by Tom McGrath in a scene from, Wednesday movie roundup: Black holes, black birds, dark humor
    For your Thanksgiving weekend viewing, you have a choice: A scientist in love, bumbling kidnappers or spy-savvy waterfowl. And — surprise! — the water...
    Updated Nov 26 2014 01:39 pm   |     |   Share
    In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from The Cricket’s Daily 3: Doing ‘The Carlton’ pays off
    Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • “Fresh Prince of Bel Air” star Alfonso Ribiero and pro dancer Witney Carson (a native of American F...
    Updated Nov 26 2014 03:49 pm   |     |   Share
    Plans for tonight: Hardcore or dance?
    • Hardcore/metal band Seizures performs at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening: Curseworship, Fever Dreams. Show start...
    Updated Nov 25 2014 12:15 pm   |     |   Share
    (Steve Griffin  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  

Giant metal letters spelling out Utah crowd-funding: How’s the disco ball going?
    This week, in place of the usual Utah Crowd-Funding Project, let’s take a look at how a high-profile campaign is going. Earlier this month, the Downto...
    Updated Nov 25 2014 03:27 pm   |     |   Share
    In this image released by Lionsgate, Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen in a scene from Four Megaplex theaters in top 10 for “Mockingjay” opening
    The Mockingjay ruled at the Megaplex Theatres. The Utah-based theater chain had four of the top 10 theaters in ticket sales for “The Hunger Games: Moc...
    Updated Nov 25 2014 08:51 am   |     |   Share
    In this video grab made available by Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM on Thursday, May 22,  2014, J.J. Abrams, director of One Utah theater will play ‘Star Wars’ teaser on Friday
    Only 30 theaters across America will get to see the first teaser trailer for the new “Star Wars” movie on Friday. One of them is in Utah. The Cinemark...
    Updated Nov 26 2014 06:34 pm   |     |   Share
    Gina Gowdy holds an upside-down American flag Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo., more than three months after an unarmed black 18-year-old man was shot and killed there by a white policeman.  Ferguson and the St. Louis region are on edge in anticipation of the announcement by a grand jury whether to criminally charge Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) The Cricket’s Daily 3: The next morning in Ferguson
    There’s only one thing happening in the pop culture this morning, and it’s the aftermath of last night’s grand jury decision in Ferguson, Mo. — after ...
    Updated Nov 26 2014 07:49 am   |     |   Share
    Plans for tonight: Chrissie Hynde, still rocking
    • The Utah Jazz play host to the Chicago Bulls at EnergySolutions Arena, 301 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Game starts at 7. Tickets, from $20 to $...
    Updated Nov 24 2014 01:03 pm   |     |   Share
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Elisabeth Nebeker -- left, with her twin daughters, Ella and Megan Bachorowski, at this spring's Tumbleweeds Film Festival -- has been named executive director of the Utah Film Center.
New director starts work at Utah Film Center
    The Utah Film Center has a new boss. Elisabeth Nebeker — former marketing director of Broadway Across America Utah, and a onetime press officer for th...
    Updated Nov 24 2014 01:27 pm   |     |   Share
    FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2014 file photo, Katy Perry performs on stage at The Cricket’s Daily 3: Katy Perry is everywhere!
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Katy Perry and One Direction each won three trophies at Sunday’s American Music Awards, with the Briti...
    Updated Nov 25 2014 07:19 am   |     |   Share
Get ready for a night of metalcore when The Ghost Inside and Every Time I Die bring their tour with guests Architects, Hundredth and Backtrack to In The Venue in Salt Lake City, Nov. 21, 2014. Visit Smithstix.com for tickets. Courtesy The Ghost Inside Plans for the weekend: Every kind of music
    • Metalcore bands The Ghost Inside and Every Time I Die co-headline tonight at In the Venue, 219 S. 600 West, Salt Lake City. Opening: Architects, Hun...
    Updated Nov 21 2014 12:30 pm   |     |   Share
    (Lennie Mahler  |  The Salt Lake Tribune)  
Jazz head coach Quin Snyder watches the first half of a game against the Phoenix Suns at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. Jazz coach ‘looks like an ‘80s movie villain,’ says USA Today
    Quin Snyder: Utah Jazz coach or evil replicant from the future? You make the call! That’s the question raised by Nate Scott on USA Today’s For the Win...
    Updated Nov 21 2014 11:24 am   |     |   Share
    In this image released by Lionsgate, Jennifer Lawrence portrays Katniss Everdeen in a scene from Friday movie roundup: Katniss takes aim
    Katniss Everdeen owns the weekend. “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1” is the only new movie opening this weekend, as Hollywood studios thought any...
    Updated Nov 21 2014 11:06 am   |     |   Share
    The Cricket’s Daily 3: Don’t hate-watch ‘Peter Pan’
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Alison Williams has a message for viewers ahead of her live TV performance of “Peter Pan” next month: ...
    Updated Nov 24 2014 07:18 am   |     |   Share
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From left, JJ Grey, Marc Broussard, Anders Osborne and Luther Dickinson, have teamed for the Southern Soul Assembly tour, and will share their brand of rock and blues in an in-the-round format on Thursday, Nov. 20, at The State Room in Salt Lake City. Credit to John “Nunu Plans for tonight: Southern Soul Assembly assembles
    • Metalcore band Issues headlines the Journey’s Noise Tour, at the Murray Theater, 4959 S. State St., Murray. Opening: I Killed the Prom Queen, Ghost ...
    Updated Nov 20 2014 03:36 pm   |     |   Share
    FILE - Television journalist Diane Sawyer and her husband, film director Mike Nichols, pose together at the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences' 13th Annual Hall of Fame induction ceremonies, in this Nov. 1, 1997 file photo taken in the North Hollywood section of Los Angeles. ABC News confirms director Mike Nichols and husband of Diane Sawyer died Wednesday Nov. 19, 2014. He was 83. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File) The Cricket’s Daily 3: RIP, Mike Nichols
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • Mike Nichols — the Oscar-, Emmy- and Tony-winning director — has died at the age of 83. His movie care...
    Updated Nov 21 2014 08:31 am   |     |   Share
KRCL 90.9 FM will present Todd Rundgren on Nov. 19, 2014, at The State Room in Salt Lake City. Visit thestateroom.com/calendar/todd-rundgren for information. Must be 21. Courtesy Todd Rundgren
 Plans for tonight: Rundgren still rolling
    • The bombastic instrumental group Trans-Siberian Orchestra brings its massive light show to perform its new holiday show, “The Christmas Attic,” at E...
    Updated Nov 19 2014 12:12 pm   |     |   Share
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V2 & Audio Sage will present Plans for tonight: Double shot of hip-hop
    • Progressive post-hardcore band Hail the Sun headlines the Blue Swan tour, arriving at The Shred Shed, 60 E. Exchange Place (360 South), Salt Lake Ci...
    Updated Oct 15 2014 02:18 pm   |     |   Share
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Salt Lake City musician John Thomas Draper, who performs classic and original blues and roots music, is raising money via Kickstarter to fund his first CD. Utah Crowd-Funding: Singing the blues
    This week’s Utah Crowd-Funding project has a right to sing the blues. Salt Lake City musician John Thomas Draper performs blues and roots music, both ...
    Updated Sep 02 2014 09:54 am   |     |   Share
    (Courtesy photo)   Trampled By Turtles plays Sunday, Jan. 13, in Park City. Plans for tonight: Trampled by Turtles in Deer Valley
    • Psychedelic pop-rock band Portugal. The Man and indie dance-rock band Grouplove co-headline at Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City. The...
    Updated Aug 19 2014 01:43 pm   |     |   Share
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Israel Vibration will perform Aug. 20, 2014 at Park City Live. The harmonic duo, are one of the most successful roots groups to form in Jamaica. Visit parkcitylive.net/event.cfm?id=153194 for information. Must be 21. Plans for tonight: Choose your reggae
    • Reggae superstar Ziggy Marley performs at The Depot, 400 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Show starts at 9. Tickets are $35, at Smith’s Tix. • Regg...
    Updated Aug 20 2014 01:10 pm   |     |   Share
    Utah Crowd-Funding: Home and ‘Hearth’
    This week’s Utah Crowd-Funding project believes in the power of print. Two Utah sisters — writer Brenda Fisher and photographer Tonya Peterson — decid...
    Updated Aug 26 2014 09:52 am   |     |   Share
    Plans for tonight: Modern take on Peter Pan
    • Swedish metal band Pray For Locust performs at The Dawg Pound, 3550 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Opening acts: Blood and Thunder, Turned to Stone. ...
    Updated Aug 18 2014 12:34 pm   |     |   Share
    This image released by Paramount Pictures shows characters Raphael and Leonardo, right, in a scene from The Cricket’s Daily 3: Turtles beat old guys
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” was No. 1 at the box office for a second weekend. The geriatric action ...
    Updated Aug 19 2014 08:47 am   |     |   Share
    A scene from the 1999 film, ‘SLC Punk’ picked for Sundance’s final outdoor screening at Red Butte
    The people of Utah have spoken, and they want their homegrown punk rockers. The 1999 rock comedy “SLC Punk” will close out the Sundance Institute’s Ou...
    Updated Aug 19 2014 06:10 pm   |     |   Share
    Plans for the weekend: 311 at Usana, rap at the Fairpark
    • U92’s Summer Jam, the Salt Lake City radio station’s annual hip-hop extravaganza, happens today and tonight at the Utah State Fairpark, 1000 W. Nort...
    Updated Aug 15 2014 01:12 pm   |     |   Share
    The Cricket’s Daily 3: Everything old is Emmy again
    Here’s what’s happening today in pop culture: • If you were rooting for a new show to win an Emmy, you were sorely disappointed — because the big winn...
    Updated Aug 27 2014 07:04 am   |     |   Share