The following show descriptions were provided by the theaters producing them. They have been lightly edited for clarity.
The Ziegfeld Theater, 3934 S. Washington Blvd., Ogden
Tommy, can you hear me? The Who’s 1969 iconic rock concept album comes to life on the stage in this truly unique theatrical event. Deaf, dumb and blind young Tommy overcomes impossible odds to rise to stardom during this high-energy, inspiring and sometimes puzzling adventure. “The Who’s Tommy” will leave audiences thinking long after they’ve left the theater.
Contains strong language, violence and adult situations. Parental discretion is strongly advised.
Performances: 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through June 30; 2 p.m. Saturday, June 23
Tickets: $17-$19 at zigarts.com or call 855-944-2787
Gallery Theater at the Eccles Community Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Ave., Ogden
The first play by Susan Lehmann, who studied play-writing with Clarence P. Socwell last year. Susan is a private investigator, and the script is based on a real experience she had some years ago. It involves the interactions of representatives of the legal system with family members of a troubled child in an attempt to rescue the child from a life of trauma.
Performances: 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, June 15 and 16
Tickets: $5 at ogden4arts.com or call 801-392-6935
Eccles Theater at the Val A. Browning Center, 3950 W. Campus Drive, Ogden
This comic fantasy finds Catholic activist Dorothy Day trapped in the afterlife with Warhol superstar Candy Darling. At the same time, a young librarian on the Lower East Side of Manhattan finds her life coming undone with booze, pills and despair. New York City provides a backdrop to this comic tale of opposites attracting, repelling and finding common ground.
Performances: 8 p.m. June 20-24; 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. Sunday, June 24
Tickets: $20 at inthenowshows.com
Beverly’s Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Washington Terrace
It was red and yellow and green and brown and scarlet and black and so many other colors. Join us for a Technicolor production of the classic musical, based on the biblical story of Joseph and his dreamcoat. A crowd favorite performed on our stage multiple times, bring your family for a wonderful story of forgiveness and family love.
Performances: 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays through July 21
Tickets: $10-$17 at terraceplayhouse.com/tickets or call 801-393-0070
Clearfield Community Arts Center, 140 E. Center St., Clearfield
Transporting audiences from the Jungle of Nool to the Circus McGurkus, the Cat in the Hat narrates the story of Horton the Elephant, who discovers a speck of dust containing tiny people called the Whos. Horton must protect the Whos from a world of naysayers and dangers, and he must also guard an abandoned egg that's been left in his care by the irresponsible Mayzie La Bird. Although Horton faces ridicule, danger and a trial, the intrepid Gertrude McFuzz never loses faith in him. Ultimately, the powers of friendship, loyalty, family and community are challenged and emerge triumphant!
Performances: 7 p.m. June 18-21; 6:30 and 8 p.m. Friday, June 22; 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday, June 23
Tickets: $5-$8 at https://bit.ly/2h3fhPA
CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville
A classic romantic comedy hits the CenterPoint stage in “Crazy for You!” Bobby Child, a banker who is sent to Deadrock, Nevada, to foreclose on a rundown theatre, falls madly in love with Polly Baker, the theater owner’s daughter. But, as fate would have it, she can’t stand him. Not one to give up so easily, Bobby sets out, through cunning, razzmatazz, and a hilarious case of mistaken identity, to win Polly’s heart and save the theatre. Filled from top to bottom with show-stopping Gershwin songs such as: “I Got Rhythm,” “Embraceable You,” and “Someone to Watch Over Me,” “Crazy for You” is a delightful night at the theater sure to leave you skipping down the street for days to come.
Performances: 7:30 p.m. Mondays to Saturdays through July 14; 2:30 p.m. Saturday, June 23 and 30
Tickets: $17.50-$27 at centerpointtheatre.org/tickets or call 801-298-1302
CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville
Life is a bowl full of cherries unless you are Charlie Brown, then it’s a bowl full of rocks. The whole gang is here: Lucy, Schroeder, Sally, Linus, Snoopy and the loveable “blockhead,” himself, Charlie Brown. Whether Snoopy is flying with the Red Baron or Lucy is screaming about being kissed by a dog, you’re sure to reminisce with this loveable group of kids who pontificate and sing themselves straight into the heart of the child within each one of us. Put this show on your calendars — you won’t want to miss the fun!
Performances: 7 p.m. Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through June 30
Tickets: $15 at centerpointtheatre.org/tickets or call 801-298-1302
Heritage Theatre, 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry
The magic of “Camelot” has captured the hearts and minds of theater lovers for generations. It is little wonder that “Camelot” is the winner of four Tony Awards and numerous other honorifics. Heritage Theater whisks audiences away to the glorious halls of Camelot Castle where chivalry, romance and high ideals abound. All is not well. Even the just utopia of King Arthur's kingdom is not free from intrigue and betrayal. True love foiled, friendships sullied and magical allegiances manipulated all come full circle in the rise and fall of Arthur's realm. The dream of Camelot will never die, the torch simply passes from one generation to the next.
Performances: 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays through June 30; 2 p.m. Saturday, June 16 and 23
Tickets: $10-$12 at heritagetheatreutah.com/boxoffice.html or call 435-723-8392