Recent Articles by Whitney Butters
Published: Friday, September 5, 2014 3:01 pm MDT
Children can get a first taste of “Frankenstein,” “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz” and the work of Edgar Allan Poe thanks to the BabyLit series.
Published: Tuesday, August 26, 2014 9:20 am MDT
Over the course of 101 years, the Janet Quinney Lawson Capitol Theatre has become one of Utah's most recognizable artistic landmarks as countless patrons have walked through the doors over the years to particip...
Published: Friday, August 22, 2014 3:47 pm MDT
Audiences attending performances by Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company can expect to see collaboration, world premieres and more as part of the company’s 2014-15 season.
Published: Friday, August 15, 2014 2:21 pm MDT
Ballet West Academy will offer several free classes for adults and children Aug. 18-22, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Aug. 22, to celebrate the opening of the new facility.
Published: Friday, August 15, 2014 2:20 pm MDT
The Utah Shakespeare Festival stages its annual Greenshow, a free pre-show performance, to festivalgoers and community members alike to help them settle into the world of theater.
Published: Friday, July 25, 2014 4:56 pm MDT
Utah Shakespeare Festival's Backstage Tours and Repertory Magic allow patrons to peel back the layers and see how much effort truly goes into creating the shows.
Published: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 3:54 pm MDT
The Days of '47 Parade and other events around Utah are set to celebrate the Utah pioneers.
Published: Friday, July 18, 2014 3:38 pm MDT
A group from the University of Warwick and the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust are embarking on a tour of festivals throughout the United States to more fully understand why William Shakespeare’s work contin...
Published: Friday, July 18, 2014 3:35 pm MDT
Since taking on the roles of artistic directors in 2011, Brian Vaughn and David Ivers have struck a balance that has allowed the festival to not only survive but also thrive.
'Art of collaboration': Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre strives to bring 'the two sides of the curtain together'
Published: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 9:27 am MDT
Whether it’s through its roughly one-month-long performance season each summer or through its annual youth educational programs, UFOMT constantly seeks to give everyone the chance to create and grow throu...