'Steel Magnolias' shares laughter, tears

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The Old Barn Community Theatre’s last show, “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)” had an all-male cast in the comedy. Women take over the stage for the next show,


Bard without being bored

It has been said that, “timing is everything.” That is certainly the main element for success in the turbo-speed comedy, “The Complete Works of


Victim turns avenger in 'Hecuba'

  “Hecuba,” a show that opens with a ghost, tells a story of revenge, and reveals the horrors of the aftermath of war, is the finale of Weber


Be seated for 'The Waiters'

Today’s communication technology makes it easy to Facebook chat with someone on the other side of the globe, but it also can stand as a barrier between people


'Spelling Bee' replicates vicissitudes of juvenescence

  Most adults formed some sort of memory from participating in a Spelling Bee in their youth. Whether the event created nervousness, excitement,


‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ gets modern twist

Instead of Elizabethan Era dresses of velvet and embroidered brocades with jewels, expect to see bell bottoms and go-go boots at Next Stage Productions’


Local actress stars in 'The Color Purple'

Kaysville native Latoya Rhodes grew up feeling inspired and empowered by “The Color Purple.” “I never thought I would end up playing Celie,


Ziegfeld brings back ‘May the Mouse be With You’

One thing the Ziegfeld Theater is known for is their original Fraudways — parodies that are mostly improvised based on pop-culture themes. Last year, local


Actor remembers playwright, poet, in show at Weber State

Actor Julian Sands phoned from Poland to talk about his one-man show, “A Celebration of Harold Pinter,” coming to Ogden next week. “Next stop:


After 35-year absence Kate Bush takes London and the charts by

The legendary British singer Kate Bush has returned to the stage after a 35-year absence and is drawing in fans like Bjork and Lily Allen. In March 2014, Bush


Comedy with Moyer on Historic 25th

Comedy with Moyer on Historic 25th OGDEN — Comedian John Moyer shares comic tales of his dysfunctional upbringing at Wiseguys on Aug. 29 and 30. The South

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