‘Streetcar Named Desire’ comes to CenterPoint

CENTERVILLE — CenterPoint Legacy Theatre presents the Tennessee Williams masterpiece “A Streetcar Named Desire” beginning Friday.

The play follows the passions and problems of Stella and Stanley, a young married couple living in New Orleans’ French Quarter during the 1940s, and Stella’s sister Blanche. It stars Amanda Angerbauer as Stella, Wendy Oltmanns as Blanche, and Russell Maxfield as Stanley. Liz Christensen directs.

Performances are at 7 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays through Saturdays, through Feb. 2, at the theater, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville.

The play features characters making poor choices, and is not recommended for young audiences.

Tickets are $15, available through www.centerpointtheatre.org or at 801-298-1302.

“School of Rock” prep show featured at Zig

OGDEN — The Zig Prep Theater, a youth program of The Ziegeld Theater, is bringing “School of Rock The Next Generation” to town.

The Andrew Lloyd Webber Broadway musical is based on the 2003 film starring Jack Black. The teenage production is directed by Morgan Parry, with music directed by Heidi Potter Hunt and choreography by Joshua Samuel Robinson.

The play opens Thursday, Jan. 17, and runs through Feb. 2 at The Ziegfeld Theater, 3934 S. Washington Blvd.

An opening night gala and performance will be held at 6:30 p.m. Jan. 17. Performances continue at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, with Saturday matinees at 2 p.m.

Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for children. For tickets or more information, visit www.theziegfeldtheater.com or call 855-ZIG-ARTS.

Sun comes up on “Annie Jr.” at OPPA

LAYTON — On Pitch Performing Arts is presenting “Annie Jr.” through Monday, Jan. 14.

Everyone’s favorite orphan takes 1930s New York City by storm in this production made entirely of children under the age of 18. The cast features Naomi Braithwaite and Saylor Vedaa as Annie. It’s directed by Charlene Adams and Caitlin Olsen.

The theater is at 587 N. Main St. Tickets are $10, at 385-209-1557.

Strut your stuff at Open Mic Night in Brigham City

BRIGHAM CITY — Open Mic Night returns to the Fine Arts Center and invites all to come and perform or listen.

The event begins at 7 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at the center, 58 S. 100 West.

All types of music are welcome, from jazz to Broadway hits. Family-friendly performances often include comedy, poetry, ensembles and instrumental tunes. Performers are encouraged to keep their time on stage to eight to 10 minutes.

Performers can have their work put onto a compact disc for no charge.

The Open Mic Night is free for performers; a donation of $2 from non-performers is requested. Refreshments will be served.

For more information, call 435-723-0740 or visit www.bcfineartscenter.org.

Winter Series Rodeo to rock Golden Spike Arena

OGDEN — Utah’s top cowboys and cowgirls are scheduled to compete at the Winter Series Rodeo this weekend.

Events begin at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Jan. 11-12, in the Golden Spike Event Center Arena, 1000 N. 1200 West. Broken Heart Rodeo Company provides the stock for the rodeo, and funnyman Sam Lively entertains the crowd.

Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 on the day of show. Ages 3 to 12 are $5 and $6.

For tickets or more information, visit www.goldenspikeeventcenter.com or call 801-399-8798.

Contact Mark Saal at 801-625-4272, or msaal@standard.net. Follow him on Twitter at @Saalman. Friend him on Facebook at facebook.com/MarkSaal.

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