MUSICAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MUSICAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Theater review: Tuacahn’s modern references keep 'Joseph' relevant and funny http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58279049-223/joseph-tuacahn-pyramid-references.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58279049-223/joseph-tuacahn-pyramid-references.html.csp">Theater review: Tuacahn’s modern references keep 'Joseph' relevant and funny</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tom Wharton</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T09:03:09.95-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 09:03AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ivins • “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” ranks among a few select Broadway musicals that fans keep coming back to see again and again. I saw it the first time in Chicago in 1982, for example, and have seen it again at the old Lagoon opera house, the touring production at Kingsbury Hall and at the Legacy Theater in Centerville. I’ve also enjoyed the video of the Donny Osmond version more than once. The Andrew Lloyd Webber music and Tim Rice lyrics are catchy and the Bible-based sho...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58279049@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:03:09 MDT UConn makes 3-D copies of antique instrument parts http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58229663-223/howe-technology-instruments-images.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58229663-223/howe-technology-instruments-images.html.csp">UConn makes 3-D copies of antique instrument parts</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAT EATON-ROBB</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-27T14:12:12.282-06:00">Updated Jul 27, 2014 02:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Storrs, Conn. • Researchers at the University of Connecticut are using medical technology to breathe new life into some antique musical instruments. Dr. Robert Howe, a reproductive endocrinologist in East Longmeadow, Massachusetts, says his medical practice showed him how computerized tomography could make precise 3-D images of body parts. As a student of music history, he realized the same CT scanning technology could help him study delicate musical instruments from the past. Howe, who is also ...</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> 58229663@www.sltrib.com Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:12:12 MDT Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre begins, another continues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58149757-223/musical-ballam-opera-vanessa.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58149757-223/musical-ballam-opera-vanessa.html.csp">Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre begins, another continues</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-07T09:05:30.578-06:00">Updated Jul 7, 2014 09:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The songs of angry men will fill Logan’s Ellen Eccles Theatre this summer. The blockbuster musical “Les Misérables,” a perennial favorite of Utah audiences, is the centerpiece of the Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre season. The company will present four productions in repertory, beginning this week and running through Aug. 9. ‘Les Misérables’ • Patrick Miller, who has sung leading operatic and musical-theater roles with several companies in the United States and Europe, stars as Jean Valje...</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> 58149757@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Jul 2014 09:05:30 MDT Champion of the Utah Symphony passes away http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58129374-78/symphony-utah-gregory-statement.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58129374-78/symphony-utah-gregory-statement.html.csp">Champion of the Utah Symphony passes away</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-29T21:20:17.806-06:00">Updated Jun 29, 2014 09:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Herold LaMar “Huck” Gregory was not a man to take credit for his accomplishments, but earlier this month, Utah lost a prominent champion of its musical arts. Gregory, 90, died June 18. Thanks to him, the Utah Symphony’s musicians went around the world, started recording their beautiful notes and reached out to children across the state, free of charge. “Maurice Abravanel is given appropriate dues for everything he did for the Utah Symphony in its early days of performances and recordings. Next ...</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> 58129374@www.sltrib.com Sun, 29 Jun 2014 21:20:17 MDT HBO’s ‘True Blood’ headed for a musical afterlife http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58089918-223/true-blood-barr-hbo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58089918-223/true-blood-barr-hbo.html.csp">HBO’s ‘True Blood’ headed for a musical afterlife</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MIKE CIDONI LENNOX</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-25T15:46:02.503-06:00">Updated Jun 25, 2014 03:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Like the vampires it portrays, “True Blood” won’t seem to die. Even if it means breaking out in song. After the final scene of the upcoming final season of “True Blood,” fans may be able to take another fresh bite out of the HBO vampire drama. In the works: “ ‘True Blood’: The Musical.” Seriously. “This was something that I pitched to HBO and [show creator] Alan Ball,” said composer Nathan Barr, speaking on the arrivals line at the “True Blood” season premiere in Hollywood. Barr has written the ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580899182014-06-25T15:46:02.503-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-25T15:46:02.503-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58089918@www.sltrib.com Wed, 25 Jun 2014 15:46:02 MDT