FESTIVAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FESTIVAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Artists rule at Park City Kimball Arts Festival http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58216236-223/park-festival-art-artists.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58216236-223/park-festival-art-artists.html.csp">Artists rule at Park City Kimball Arts Festival</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> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T11:17:02.504-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For folks in Summit County, the Park City Kimball Arts Festival is a great party for the locals. For art lovers outside Summit County, the event — returning for its 45th year to Park City’s Main Street, Aug. 1-3 — is a chance to get out of the August heat and maybe take a weekend getaway. For artist Todd Anderson, the festival “changed my entire life.” Three years ago, Anderson, who lives in Sandy, was working a full-time job as a graphic designer. “Art has been my passion, but I kind of took th...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58216236@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:17:02 MDT More than wishes transform characters in ‘Into the Woods’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment/58207135-81/actors-woods-festival-musical.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment/58207135-81/actors-woods-festival-musical.html.csp">More than wishes transform characters in ‘Into the Woods’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T11:52:49.926-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 11:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The idea of transformation — what happens after the “happily ever after” ending for beloved fairy-tale characters — drives the plot of Stephen Sondheim’s musical “Into the Woods,” now receiving a spirited production at the Utah Shakespeare Festival. The characters’ physical onstage transformations underscore their emotional changes, says USF co-artistic director Brian Vaughn, who terms the show a “must-see” entry in the musical theater canon. Despite its silly-sounding story fracturing fairy ta...</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> 58207135@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:52:49 MDT At 60, Newport Jazz Fest looks to the future http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58229661-223/jazz-newport-festival-wein.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58229661-223/jazz-newport-festival-wein.html.csp">At 60, Newport Jazz Fest looks to the future</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHARLES J. GANS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T14:10:02.877-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 02:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Newport Jazz Festival founder George Wein is more interested in where jazz is going than in where it’s been as he marks the 60th anniversary of the granddaddy of all outdoor jazz festivals. That’s why the 88-year-old Wein is celebrating the milestone by adding a third day of music at Fort Adams Park on Rhode Island’s Narragansett Bay dedicated to emerging artists such as trumpeter Amir ElSaffar’s Middle Eastern-influenced quintet, the jazz-funk-rock band Snarky Puppy and Darcy James A...</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> 58229661@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:10:02 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: The stars fall on Toronto http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58214750-66/com-http-toronto-vulture.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58214750-66/com-http-toronto-vulture.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: The stars fall on Toronto</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="2014-07-24T10:06:19.79-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • The Toronto International Film Festival has announced its first block of movies, and there are lots of stars going to Canada in September: Robert Downey Jr., Steve Carell, Denzel Washington, Reese Witherspoon, Kate Winslet, Jake Gyllenhaal, Tina Fey and Jon Stewart. [Rolling Stone] • The semi-finalist list is out for the Booker Prize, Britain’s most prestigious publishing award, which for the first time is letting non-Commonwealth authors partic...</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> 58214750@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:06:19 MDT An explosion of wildflowers in Utah’s mountains http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207216-78/canyons-cottonwood-festival-walks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207216-78/canyons-cottonwood-festival-walks.html.csp">An explosion of wildflowers in Utah’s mountains</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By brett prettyman</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T09:14:35.377-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">If you happen to miss the Pioneer Day fireworks on Thursday, don’t worry. There are plenty of colorful explosions going off in Utah’s high country as the wildflower season peaks this holiday weekend. And you won’t have to wait until dark. “The timing this year seems perfect,” said Jessie Walthers of the Cottonwood Canyons Foundation, which hosts the annual Wasatch Wildflower Festival in Big and Little Cottonwood canyons. “We have been out training and hiking for the festival and it seems like we...</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> 58207216@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:14:35 MDT Seeger tribute at Newport honors traditional folk http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58203419-223/seeger-festival-folk-newport.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58203419-223/seeger-festival-folk-newport.html.csp">Seeger tribute at Newport honors traditional folk</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHELLE R. SMITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T11:00:10.97-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 11:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Providence, R.I. • There are few musicians as inextricably linked to the Newport Folk Festival as the late Pete Seeger. Newport, known as the place where Bob Dylan cast aside his acoustic guitar and went electric in 1965, has made its mark on the festival scene more recently with an innovative mix of old and new — most with a far different sound than the folk movement Seeger helped lead. This year’s top acts include Jack White, Jeff Tweedy and Mavis Staples. In a hearkening back to its roots, an...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582034192014-07-20T11:00:10.97-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-20T11:00:10.97-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58203419@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:00:10 MDT Jell-O flies fast and furious at Thanksgiving Point’s Jiggle Fest http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58173946-78/jell-fest-jiggle-thanksgiving.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58173946-78/jell-fest-jiggle-thanksgiving.html.csp">Jell-O flies fast and furious at Thanksgiving Point’s Jiggle Fest</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-20T09:31:33.671-06:00">Updated Jul 20, 2014 09:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Emilie Lybbert, center, of American Fork, sits down in the middle of a Jell-O pool to smear her best friend, Helen Kepo’o, with Jell-O as Thanksgiving Point Gardens hosted its annual Jiggle Fest on Saturday. The inaugural event featured hourly Jell-O fights and squeals of laughter. Jiggle Fest is aimed at honoring Jell-O — one of Utah’s favorite treats — and its local cousins: funeral potatoes, fry sauce, and Dutch oven fare. A Thanksgiving Point news release said Jiggle Fest grew out of a summe...</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> 58173946@www.sltrib.com Sun, 20 Jul 2014 09:31:33 MDT Weekend Express: Youth parade, Jell-O fights, giant slip-n-slide, llamas http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58188013-223/saturday-admission-information-www.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58188013-223/saturday-admission-information-www.html.csp">Weekend Express: Youth parade, Jell-O fights, giant slip-n-slide, llamas</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-18T11:25:01.609-06:00">Updated Jul 18, 2014 11:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Plan your weekend with picks from our entertainment reporters, critics and bloggers. For more event listings, visit www.sltrib.com/entertainment. Sports listings can be found here. Days of ‘47 Youth Parade and Family Festival • The annual Youth Parade and Family Festival take place in downtown Salt Lake City on Saturday. For more information on Days of ‘47 events, go to www.daysof47.com. When and where: • Youth Parade begins 10 a.m. Saturday at 600 East and 500 South and goes west to 500 South...</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> 58188013@www.sltrib.com Fri, 18 Jul 2014 11:25:01 MDT The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to a showbiz survivor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58197635-66/film-com-http-variety.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58197635-66/film-com-http-variety.html.csp">The Cricket’s Daily 3: Farewell to a showbiz survivor</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="2014-07-21T08:13:41.665-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 08:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Here’s what’s being talked about in pop culture: • Broadway legend Elaine Stritch, who performed Stephen Sondheim’s works like no one else, has died at the age of 89. She also starred in movies, and most recently appeared as Alec Baldwin’s mother on “30 Rock.” [Los Angeles Times] • “Gone Girl,” director David Fincher’s adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s mystery novel, will be the opening-night film at the New York Film Festival on Sept. 26. [Variety] • Ben Whishaw, who portrayed Q in the James Bond m...</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> 58197635@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 08:13:41 MDT Blues legend Johnny Winter dies at 70 in Zurich http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58194279-223/blues-winter-guitar-legend.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58194279-223/blues-winter-guitar-legend.html.csp">Blues legend Johnny Winter dies at 70 in Zurich</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN HEILPRIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T09:53:02.392-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 09:53AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Geneva • Texas blues legend Johnny Winter, known for his lightning-fast blues guitar riffs, his striking long white hair and his collaborations with the likes of Jimi Hendrix and childhood hero Muddy Waters, has died. He was 70. Winter was a leading light among the white blues guitar players, including Eric Clapton and the late Stevie Ray Vaughan, who followed in the footsteps of the earlier Chicago blues masters. Winter idolized Waters — and got a chance to produce some of the blues legend’s mo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581942792014-07-17T09:53:02.392-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T09:53:02.392-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58194279@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:53:02 MDT Urban Arts Festival highlights city-inspired style http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58191548-223/arts-festival-urban-art.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58191548-223/arts-festival-urban-art.html.csp">Urban Arts Festival highlights city-inspired style</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T11:45:56.77-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 11:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Broadly defined, “urban arts” can be “anything that’s city-inspired art or lifestyle,” says Derek Dyer, director of the Urban Arts Festival. The event, marking its fourth year, takes place Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Rio Grande Street in The Gateway shopping center in downtown Salt Lake City. “This is the art that’s happening now,” said Dyer, who is also executive director of the Utah Arts Alliance, which presents the festival. “It’s very timely, and speaks to the world we live in.” Amon...</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> 58191548@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:45:56 MDT Review: Utah Shakespeare Festival’s ‘Twelfth Night’ is musical and funny http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58118781-223/twelfth-shakespeare-utah-olivia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58118781-223/twelfth-shakespeare-utah-olivia.html.csp">Review: Utah Shakespeare Festival’s ‘Twelfth Night’ is musical and funny</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Barbara M. Bannon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T09:36:15.539-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • In the opening moments of Utah Shakespeare Festival’s lyrical production of “Twelfth Night,” Orsino muses, “If music be the food of love, play on. Give me excess of it.” Music is at the heart of this production, which begins with Olivia singing a plaintive lament about the sea and ends with Feste, one of Shakespeare’s wise fools, summing things up with the bard’s best-known song, “When That I Was a Little Tiny Boy.” In between, the multitalented Aaron Galligan-Stierle as Feste con...</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> 58118781@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:36:15 MDT Man dies after leap into bonfire at Utah’s Element 11 festival http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58182789-78/wallace-grantsville-fire-festival.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58182789-78/wallace-grantsville-fire-festival.html.csp">Man dies after leap into bonfire at Utah’s Element 11 festival</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By HARRY STEVENS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T09:38:03.626-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A joyous festival was cut tragically short Saturday night when a man burned to death after leaping into a huge ceremonial bonfire. As a three-story wooden effigy, inspired by the creatures from Where the Wild Things Are, burned to mark the culmination of the Element 11 festival in Grantsville, hundreds of festival-goers watched in horror as Christopher Wallace of Salt Lake City broke through a safety barrier, danced wildly for a few moments and ran full speed into the flames. “He looked like he...</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> 58182789@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:38:03 MDT Bull gores 3 in final run of Spain’s San Fermin http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58182207-68/bull-gored-spain-fermin.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58182207-68/bull-gored-spain-fermin.html.csp">Bull gores 3 in final run of Spain’s San Fermin</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T07:51:22.699-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 07:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pamplona, Spain • A fighting bull gored two Australians and a Spaniard, spreading panic in a hair-raising final running of the bulls at Spain’s San Fermin festival Monday. Hundreds of people dashed alongside the six half-ton beasts and their accompanying steer through the cobblestone streets of Pamplona in the eighth run. There were spine-chilling moments when one bull separated from the pack and charged three runners, pinning them against walls and barriers while trying to gore them. A Navarra ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581822072014-07-14T07:51:22.699-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-14T07:51:22.699-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58182207@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 07:51:22 MDT Reggae festival rises up with music at Liberty Park http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58170706-78/festival-sunday-liberty-music.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58170706-78/festival-sunday-liberty-music.html.csp">Reggae festival rises up with music at Liberty Park</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-14T09:13:57.226-06:00">Updated Jul 14, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The 5th annual Reggae Rise Up Festival filled Liberty Park with music Saturday and will do so again Sunday. The festival Saturday featured Matisyahu and The Expendables. Sunday’s lineup will include Slightly Stoopid and Stephen Ragga Marlely. The festival runs 1-10:30 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is $25 at the gate. For more information, www.reggaeriseup.com.</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> 58170706@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Jul 2014 09:13:57 MDT Weekend Express: Jazz, reggae, health expo, super heroes http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58166325-223/saturday-information-ogden-admission.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58166325-223/saturday-information-ogden-admission.html.csp">Weekend Express: Jazz, reggae, health expo, super heroes</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-11T11:11:36.412-06:00">Updated Jul 11, 2014 11:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Plan your weekend with picks from our entertainment reporters, critics and bloggers. For more event listings, visit www.sltrib.com/entertainment. Sports listings can be found here. Salt Lake City International Jazz Festival • Ellis Hall closes the Friday lineup and Santa Fe & The Fat City Horns are featured Saturday. Information, www.slcjazzfestival.org/. When: 5-11 p.m. Friday, 3-11 p.m. Saturday Where: Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main St. Admission: At the gate: $16 for single-day pass, $32 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> 58166325@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:11:36 MDT Utah Shakespeare Festival premieres a satisfying ‘Sense and Sensibility’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58118782-223/austen-festival-sense-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58118782-223/austen-festival-sense-utah.html.csp">Utah Shakespeare Festival premieres a satisfying ‘Sense and Sensibility’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Barbara M. Bannon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T15:27:02.633-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 03:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • Jane Austen has become extraordinarily popular in recent years, inspiring films, PBS series and plays. Four years ago, the Utah Shakespeare Festival staged a successful production of Joseph Hanreddy and J.R. Sullivan’s adaptation of “Pride and Prejudice.” This summer, the festival is presenting the world premiere of Hanreddy and Sullivan’s “Sense and Sensibility,” an Austen reprise that USF commissioned. This charming production honors the complexity of Austen’s story and characters...</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> 58118782@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:27:02 MDT Hot tickets: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58151989-223/saturday-july-plays-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58151989-223/saturday-july-plays-utah.html.csp">Hot tickets:</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T16:45:46.996-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 04:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">DANCE Ballet Under the Stars: ‘The Princess and the Pauper’ • Friday and Saturday, July 11-12, 8:30 p.m.; Murray Park Amphitheater, 296 E. Murray Park Lane, Murray; $8 MUSIC Peter Breinholt • Friday, July 11, 7 p.m.; Bountiful City Park, 400 N. 200 West, Bountiful; free Salt Lake City Jazz Festival • Friday, July 11, 5-11 p.m., and Saturday, July 12, 3-11 p.m.; featuring Ellis Hall tonight at 10 and Saturday at 7:30 p.m.; Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main St., Salt Lake City; $12-$95; smithstix....</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> 58151989@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:45:46 MDT Burmese community celebrates with water festival http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146705-78/burmese-community-festival-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146705-78/burmese-community-festival-lake.html.csp">Burmese community celebrates with water festival</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-06T13:24:58.435-06:00">Updated Jul 6, 2014 01:24PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Su San, 13, performs one of 10 traditional Burmese dances Saturday at the sixth annual Burmese Water Festival in Salt Lake City. The Burmese community in Utah celebrated its new year a couple of months late with a traditional water festival. The Working Committees for the Burmese Community gathered money from the community to provide free food, dance performances and playtime in the water. “New Year was in April, but it was a cold year here,” said Zaw Than Htike of the late celebration.</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> 58146705@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Jul 2014 13:24:58 MDT Utah Shakespeare Festival review: ‘Henry IV, Part One’ is an impressive launch to an ongoing story http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58118771-223/henry-hal-falstaff-festival.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58118771-223/henry-hal-falstaff-festival.html.csp">Utah Shakespeare Festival review: ‘Henry IV, Part One’ is an impressive launch to an ongoing story</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Barbara M. Bannon</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Special to The Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-10T15:27:24.28-06:00">Updated Jul 10, 2014 03:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cedar City • In his director’s notes for Utah Shakespeare Festival’s rewarding, multilevel production of “Henry IV, Part One,” Brian Vaughn makes two points. First, this play is just one part of an ongoing story about not only England’s kings during a crucial part of the country’s history but also what it means to be a king and, in the case of Prince Hal, how a person becomes one. This Henry will be a very different king from his father. To situate the production in medias res — in the middle of...</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> 58118771@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:27:24 MDT