Whitney Butters Wilde
Whitney Butters Wilde is a writer who believes everyone has a story to tell, and it's a journalist's good fortune to discover them. Whitney began her journey with the Deseret News in 2010 as a Mormon Times intern. Having returned from serving in the New York Rochester Mission, she now works as an editorial assistant for the Features department where she compiles the events calendars, writes for the various sections and assists with editing. Whitney graduated from the University of Utah in May 2014 with a degree in communication and married her husband, Blake, in October 2014.

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Utah Shakespeare Festival’s new home at the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Center for the Arts pays homage to the old while ushering in the new.
The Utah Shakespeare Festival’s comedy “The Cocoanuts” caters to a specific brand of comedy, but audiences are likely to find themselves laughing along no matter their sense of humor.
The Utah Shakespeare Festival’s production of ‘The Three Musketeers’ takes a largely comical approach to the story and features elaborate sword fights aplenty.
The Utah Shakespeare Festival’s production of “Mary Poppins,” directed by Pioneer Theatre Company artistic director Karen Azenberg, has been infused with ample doses of whimsy and is “pr...
Deep character development is the greatest asset of the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s “Henry V,” which has a running time just short of three hours but feels longer.
The Utah Shakespeare Festival’s production of “Much Ado About Nothing” is as fresh as if the words had just been penned. The show runs through Sept. 8.
For Utah Shakespeare Festival founders Fred and Barbara Adams, the new Beverley Taylor Sorenson Center for the Arts represents the fulfilment of a dream born more than five decades ago.
The Beverley Taylor Sorenson Center for the Arts on the Southern Utah University campus in Cedar City was dedicated Thursday morning.
“Peter Pan” is the story of a young boy who doesn’t want to grow up, and thanks to Hale Center Theater Orem’s production, which runs through Aug. 6, audiences have an excuse to bask in t...
Author Cynthia Hand recruited help from her best friends and young adult authors Brodi Ashton and Jodi Meadows, and together they co-authored “My Lady Jane," a fantasy novel they call a “revised his...