CHRISTMAS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/CHRISTMAS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Celtic Woman to play Maverik Center next June; tickets on sale now http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58432818-66/celtic-woman-lake-maverik.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58432818-66/celtic-woman-lake-maverik.html.csp">Celtic Woman to play Maverik Center next June; tickets on sale now</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T10:22:02.717-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 10:22AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If your pre-Christmas plans include bombastic rock versions of your favorite holiday music, you better get moving: Trans-Siberian Orchestra is coming back to Salt Lake City, and tickets are on sale today. The rock show and visual extravaganza returns for two shows, at 4 and 8 p.m., on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at EnergySolutions Arena, 301 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. This year’s tour will include the first live performance of TSO’s rock opera “The Christmas Attic,” first recorded in 1998. Tickets...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58432818@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:22:02 MDT Trans-Siberian Orchestra brings ‘Christmas Attic’ to EnergySolutions Arena, Nov. 19 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58432752-66/siberian-trans-arena-christmas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58432752-66/siberian-trans-arena-christmas.html.csp">Trans-Siberian Orchestra brings ‘Christmas Attic’ to EnergySolutions Arena, Nov. 19</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-19T10:14:14.436-06:00">Updated Sep 19, 2014 10:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If your pre-Christmas plans include bombastic rock versions of your favorite holiday music, you better get moving: Trans-Siberian Orchestra is coming back to Salt Lake City, and tickets are on sale today. The rock show and visual extravaganza returns for two shows, at 4 and 8 p.m., on Wednesday, Nov. 19, at EnergySolutions Arena, 301 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. This year’s tour will include the first live performance of TSO’s rock opera “The Christmas Attic,” first recorded in 1998. Tickets...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58432752@www.sltrib.com Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:14:14 MDT Kurt Bestor’s Christmas shows set for Dec. 18-20; tickets on sale Friday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58425080-66/bestor-christmas-concerts-choir.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58425080-66/bestor-christmas-concerts-choir.html.csp">Kurt Bestor’s Christmas shows set for Dec. 18-20; tickets on sale Friday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-18T15:25:59.085-06:00">Updated Sep 18, 2014 03:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The calendar says September, the store shelves say Halloween — so let’s talk about your Christmas plans. Kurt Bestor is already planning for the holidays. The Utah composer, pianist and entertainer has set the dates for his 27th annual Christmas concerts, set for Dec. 18-20 at Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Tickets for the four shows — which the musician is billing as his “Best Ever Bestor Christmas” concerts — go on sale Friday via ArtTix. Bestor’s guests for this year’s c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58425080@www.sltrib.com Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:25:59 MDT Letter: Stop the overlapping holiday seasons http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58285846-82/holiday-enjoy-seasons-august.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58285846-82/holiday-enjoy-seasons-august.html.csp">Letter: Stop the overlapping holiday seasons</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T19:54:03.132-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Steve Wilde’s letter (“Slow down and enjoy holiday seasons,” August 8) hit the nail on the head! I have been bemoaning the very same thing for a very long time. A couple of years ago I was in a store that had all their gruesome Halloween masks, costumes etc. on one shelf, as this was two or three weeks before Halloween, while the shelf above it was all Christmas stuff. Talk about bizarre! Thanksgiving is hardly given the time of day anymore. Things have changed a lot over the years and not for ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285846@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:54:03 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Gilliam’s Quixotic quest continues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58275647-66/christmas-com-http-james.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58275647-66/christmas-com-http-james.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Gilliam’s Quixotic quest continues</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SEan P. Means</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T07:18:29.537-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 07:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Director Terry Gilliam says he’s trying again to make his “Don Quixote”-themed movie, something he’s been pursuing for 20 years and was so bedeviled with problems that there’s a documentary about it. [The Wrap] • Sony Pictures has set a Christmas Day release for “The Interview,” the Seth Rogen/James Franco comedy about two guys attempting to assassinate North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. [Entertainment Weekly] • ESPN has given a two-day suspensi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58275647@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:18:29 MDT