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Four WSU students bring ‘The 39 Steps’ to life in February performances

OGDEN — We know four college students who’ll be maxing out their Fitbit activity trackers over the next two weekends.The theater students are featured in “The 39 Steps,” a four-person comedy thriller opening Friday, Feb. 21, at Weber State University. The show plays weekends through ...

Ogden playwright sees her ‘Singing to the Brine Shrimp’ premiere at Plan-B

SALT LAKE CITY — Puppets, songs, and the Great Salt Lake.This play has it all.Ogden playwright Jenny Kokai, who teaches theater at Weber State University, has written a new play that is receiving its world premiere this week in Salt Lake City. “Singing to the Brine Shrimp,” presented by ...

Broadway Princess Party coming to Layton, Sandy

Princess parties. They’re definitely not just for little girls anymore.At least, this one isn’t.This weekend, direct from New York City, the Broadway Princess Party will make two stops in Utah. The program — combining Broadway, musicals and princesses for an evening of tiara-topped magic ...

‘Peter Pan’ flies into Peery’s Egyptian Theater this week

If you haven’t seen “Peter Pan” in Peery’s Egyptian Theater, you haven’t really seen “Peter Pan.”This week, Ogden Musical Theatre is bringing to town the Broadway musical about a flying boy who refuses to grow up. And producers are touting the opportunity to see Peter and the ...

Utah Opera brings ’10-minute Operas’ to Ogden, Brigham City

Forget everything you thought you knew about opera — that it’s long, that it’s not particularly accessible, that it’s written in a foreign language.Because next week, Utah Opera is presenting its “10-minute Opera” programs in Brigham City, Ogden and Salt Lake City, and the event ...

‘Gold Mountain’ to tell the story of heroic Chinese railroad workers

Call someone a “Chinaman” these days and you’d better be ready for a fight — most likely verbally, and quite possibly physically.But playwright Jason Ma says there was a time that term carried less cultural baggage.In the playbill for the Utah performances of his new musical, “Gold ...