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Ballet West II provides Grimm delights with “Snow White” – Nov 09, 2019

Like most fairy tales, Snow White features the traditional magical elements––a […]

Pioneer Theatre’s “Lifespan of a Fact” examines inconvenient truths – Nov 03, 2019

Pioneer Theatre Company is advertising The Lifespan of a Fact as “a showdown […]

Ballet West provides context and spectacle with “Balanchine’s Ballets Russes” – Nov 02, 2019

Typically a program note from an artistic director consists of a […]

November 29 – Nov 01, 2019

Moscow Ballet “Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker” 7 p.m. Austad Auditorium, […]

Young conductor makes a fiery Utah Symphony debut with Russian program – Oct 26, 2019

This weekend’s Utah Symphony program in Abravanel Hall is an all-Russian […]

Ballet West to open season with bounteous Balanchine – Oct 22, 2019

In its brief two decades, the Ballets Russes attracted a roster […]

The bookends sag but the middle shines in Pioneer Theatre’s “Scoundrels” – Oct 19, 2019

In recent years, Pioneer Theatre Company has taken to presenting a […]

Utah Opera’s “Traviata” soars with soprano’s poignant Violetta – Oct 14, 2019

Salt Lake City’s Capitol Theatre is open for business after renovations–and […]

Soprano Matanovic set to tackle role’s challenges in Utah Opera’s “Traviata” – Oct 09, 2019

Utah Opera’s repertoire contains a substantial number of audience favorites that […]

Mozart and Respighi make a congenial pairing for Utah Symphony – Sep 28, 2019

In some interesting and rather unusual program choices, two quite different […]