WESTON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WESTON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah theaters bringing dysfunctional family to life in ‘August: Osage County’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58259688-223/fossen-says-august-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58259688-223/fossen-says-august-county.html.csp">Utah theaters bringing dysfunctional family to life in ‘August: Osage County’</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="2014-08-14T11:21:53.545-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 11:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Just consider “August: Osage County” an 80-dish play. That’s an example offered by director Mark Fossen to illustrate the complications of mounting Tracy Letts’ darkly comic dramatic masterpiece. One scene features a family dinner after the Weston family patriarch’s funeral where a few dishes are broken. As Fossen created the play’s prop list, he worked through staging issues. The plates should be identical, so they would break the same at every performance. “So three a night, plus rehearsal r...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58259688@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:21:53 MDT Bloomberg Op-ed: Small town in Maine saves the Internet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58296837-82/rockport-town-network-maine.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58296837-82/rockport-town-network-maine.html.csp">Bloomberg Op-ed: Small town in Maine saves the Internet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Susan Crawford</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T17:32:31.476-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:32PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Rockport, Maine, population 3,321, is trying to solve the existential dilemma of small-town America: How do you get people like Meg Weston’s students to stick around? Weston is the president of Maine Media Workshops + College, one of Rockport’s primary economic drivers. When she took office in 2012, she saw that the college couldn’t survive without a better Internet connection. Her students needed to upload and download enormous digital files using three or more devices each; she says the school...</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> 58296837@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:32:31 MDT