Recent Articles by Whitney Butters
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...
Published: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 4:06 pm MDT
No, it’s not the Charlie Sheen many read about in Hollywood magazines. It’s the Mormon Charlie Sheen from Boyle, Alberta, Canada.
Published: Monday, June 30, 2014 10:02 am MDT
The cast of BYUtv's sketch comedy show embraces the opportunity to perform during Provo's 34th annual Stadium of Fire on July 4.
Published: Friday, June 20, 2014 5:32 pm MDT
With four plays from William Shakespeare’s canon, three additional well-known plays and a musical, this year’s docket continues the festival’s tradition of offering “something for everyb...
Published: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 4:05 pm MDT
BYU Vocal Point’s new album, “Spectrum,” lives up to its name by offering a variety of songs with the group’s well-known a capella flare.
Published: Friday, June 13, 2014 10:58 am MDT
A longstanding tradition of farmers' markets exists throughout the state, giving residents the chance to enjoy the open air as they browse locally grown and produced products. Here is a list of Utah markets tha...
Published: Friday, May 30, 2014 4:01 pm MDT
For 53 years, the Utah Shakespeare Festival has brought Shakespeare’s works to residents and visitors of Cedar City, Utah, with the hope that his plays will continue to teach life lessons.