Whitney Butters Wilde
Recent Articles by Whitney Butters Wilde
Embracing the story: Sundance Film Festival offers younger audiences exposure to independent, foreign films
Published: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 5:43 pm MST
Allowing younger audiences to “embrace” foreign and independent films and the lessons they convey is among the primary goals of the Sundance Film Festival’s Sundance Kids program and the Utah ...
Published: Tuesday, December 15, 2015 4:36 pm MST
Fernwood Candy started as a small family-run business in Salt Lake City in 1947 and has stayed that way as Richard Wood and his wife, Lorraine, continue the tradition established by his parents almost seven dec...
Published: Wednesday, November 11, 2015 9:04 am MST
Gail Halvorsen says his decision to help the children in Berlin completely changed the course of his life. It proved to be the catalyst for his career in the Air Force and continues to impact him daily.
Published: Thursday, November 5, 2015 6:23 pm MST
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and Ok.com. Because not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommenda...
Published: Thursday, October 15, 2015 4:22 pm MDT
For 10 years, the Metropolitan Opera has offered opera enthusiasts and novices alike the opportunity to see some of opera’s greatest talent perform live, transmitted in high definition to participating mo...
Published: Friday, October 2, 2015 3:30 pm MDT
Kohl's Cares' holiday collection, which will be available through December, features children's books by author/illustrator Nancy Tillman with coordinating plush toys, a "Blake Shelton Christmas" CD and more.
Published: Friday, September 25, 2015 4:04 pm MDT
Through hundreds of performances over the course of five decades, RDT has molded itself into "the nation's oldest and most successful repertory dance company," according to its website.
Published: Friday, September 18, 2015 4:30 pm MDT
"Home Evening for Newlyweds" provides thought-provoking, easy-to-execute lessons intended to help spouses "come to know the Savior better."
Published: Friday, September 11, 2015 3:30 pm MDT
Hale Centre Theatre has come a long way as the organization prepares to break ground Wednesday on its new 130,000-square-foot, 1350-seat state-of-the-art facility at 9886 Monroe St. in Sandy.
'Always striving for something better': At 75th anniversary, Utah Symphony continues building on Abravanel's legacy
Published: Friday, September 4, 2015 5:01 pm MDT
During his 32-year career as director of the Utah Symphony, Maurice Abravanel had an immeasurable impact on the musicians he led and the community for which they performed — an impact that has helped the ...