THEATRE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/THEATRE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Sidewalk damage forces Tower Theatre to close for weekend http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58509943-223/tower-lake-salt-theater.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58509943-223/tower-lake-salt-theater.html.csp">Sidewalk damage forces Tower Theatre to close for weekend</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="2014-10-10T22:46:32.708-06:00">Updated Oct 10, 2014 10:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Tower Theatre closed suddenly on Friday and will remain closed through the weekend, because of damage to the sidewalk at the Salt Lake City moviehouse. The Tower, at 876 E. 900 South, closed after “a small concrete failure” developed in front of the theater, according to a post on the website of the Salt Lake Film Society, the nonprofit that runs the Tower and the Broadway Centre Cinemas. On Friday night, a line of yellow caution tape had been erected in a square around the damaged sidewalk,...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58509943@www.sltrib.com Fri, 10 Oct 2014 22:46:32 MDT Hot tickets: http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58501564-223/saturday-lake-tonight-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58501564-223/saturday-lake-tonight-salt.html.csp">Hot tickets:</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-09T10:11:33.99-06:00">Updated Oct 9, 2014 10:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">MUSIC Beethoven Festival Autumn Classics • Tonight at 7; Park City Community Church, 4501 N. Highway 224, Park City; $20 Faina Lushtak • Piano; tonight, 7:30; Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City; $20; bit.ly/1vqy9sT University of Utah Choirs • Tonight, 7:30; Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City; $7; students/faculty/staff/seniors, $3, or free with UArts Pass It’s A Beautiful Day • Tonight and Saturday at 8; Egyptian Theatre, 3...</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> 58501564@www.sltrib.com Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:11:33 MDT Odyssey Dance brings its Halloween ‘Thriller’ to Park City and beyond http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58473042-223/thriller-tickets-dance-oct.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58473042-223/thriller-tickets-dance-oct.html.csp">Odyssey Dance brings its Halloween ‘Thriller’ to Park City and beyond</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Scott Iwasaki</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Park Record</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-03T15:39:17.675-06:00">Updated Oct 3, 2014 03:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Odyssey Dance Theatre artistic director Derryl Yeager remembers the one time in all the 17 years his company has presented the award-winning, Halloween-themed “Thriller” when he was really scared. The company, which was ready to perform in Ogden, was set to premiere a new work called “River of Blood Dance” that depicted an unseen sniper turning a group of Irish step dancers into an arcade shooting gallery, in true Halloween spirit. A few hours before curtain, the news began reporting on series ...</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> 58473042@www.sltrib.com Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:39:17 MDT Hale Centre Theatre makes a musical out of a con man’s story http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58477033-223/musical-hale-centre-con.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58477033-223/musical-hale-centre-con.html.csp">Hale Centre Theatre makes a musical out of a con man’s story</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-10-03T16:43:17.12-06:00">Updated Oct 3, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Playing a young con man gives Keith Evans a chance to practice adding a swagger to his step. “It’s an interesting challenge for me to play Frank, because I feel like I’m playing any number of characters,” says Evans, 28, who competed on NBC’s “The Sing-Off” as a member of Vocal Point, a Brigham Young University a cappella group. Evans will swagger in the role of Frank Abagnale Jr. in Hale Centre Theatre’s regional premiere of what seems like a most unlikely story for a Broadway-scaled musical, “...</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> 58477033@www.sltrib.com Fri, 03 Oct 2014 16:43:17 MDT Park City memorial for Victoria Mallory on Sunday http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58450679-223/mallory-broadway-park-theatre.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58450679-223/mallory-broadway-park-theatre.html.csp">Park City memorial for Victoria Mallory on Sunday</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Ellen Fagg Weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-25T16:29:45.822-06:00">Updated Sep 25, 2014 04:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A memorial for former Park City-based actor Victoria Mallory will be held Sunday, Sept. 28, at noon at the Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., Park City. Organizers say they plan to give the former Broadway star a standing ovation for a life well lived. The actor, 65, died of pancreatic cancer on Aug. 30. Mallory made her Broadway debut as Maria in a 1968 revival of “West Side Story.” In 1973, she starred as Anne Egerman in Stephen Sondheim’s “A Little Night Music” and later married her co-star, 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> 58450679@www.sltrib.com Thu, 25 Sep 2014 16:29:45 MDT Review: Pioneer Theatre’s ‘Spelling Bee’ explores the funny side of adolescent angst http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58416062-223/bee-spelling-performances-sept.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58416062-223/bee-spelling-performances-sept.html.csp">Review: Pioneer Theatre’s ‘Spelling Bee’ explores the funny side of adolescent angst</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="2014-09-17T08:30:51.776-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 08:30AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Few things in life are as intense as adolescent angst, when even minor matters assume life-and-death importance. Teenagers’ emotions — and often their bodies — are doing things they can’t comprehend, and they are frantically trying to define individual identities while living up to adult expectations. As Rona Lisa Peretti (Mary Fanning Driggs), the moderator in “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” says, “It’s a hard age for boys … and girls.” Pioneer Theatre Company just opened a freewh...</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> 58416062@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:30:51 MDT Sundance adding Grand Theatre to Salt Lake venues http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58419986-66/sundance-grand-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/moviecricket/58419986-66/sundance-grand-lake-salt.html.csp">Sundance adding Grand Theatre to Salt Lake venues</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="2014-09-17T09:43:33.738-06:00">Updated Sep 17, 2014 09:43AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah residents can start registering Wednesday for the 2015 Sundance Film Festival’s locals-only passes — and this year, there’s a new Salt Lake City venue for locals to see movies. The Sundance Institute announced today that it will add the Grand Theatre at Salt Lake Community College’s Center for Arts and Media, at 1575 S. State St., Salt Lake City, as a venue for the festival. The 1,100-seat Grand becomes the largest Sundance venue in Salt Lake City — and the second-largest overall, behind Pa...</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> 58419986@www.sltrib.com Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:43:33 MDT Utah actors mourn the death of Victoria Mallory http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58374521-223/mallory-victoria-broadway-park.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58374521-223/mallory-victoria-broadway-park.html.csp">Utah actors mourn the death of Victoria Mallory</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ellen fagg weist</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-05T18:01:02.464-06:00">Updated Sep 5, 2014 06:01PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Utah theater world is mourning the death of Victoria Mallory, an actor considered Broadway royalty, who performed at the Egyptian Theatre and Pioneer Theatre Company from the mid-1990s to the mid-2000s. Mallory, a former Park City resident, died on Sunday, Aug. 30, of pancreatic cancer. She was 65. Mallory, who originally trained as a pianist, made her Broadway debut as Maria after Richard Rodgers cast her in the 1968 Broadway revival of “West Side Story.” She was noted for her performances ...</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> 58374521@www.sltrib.com Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:01:02 MDT