Recent Articles by Blair Howell
Published: Friday, December 6, 2013 5:48 pm MST
The King’s Singers will present “Joy to the World” Saturday, Dec. 7, at 7:30 p.m. at the Covey Center for the Arts in Provo.
Published: Friday, December 6, 2013 2:20 pm MST
The morality tale of Scrooge’s transformation has been annually staged at both Hale Centre Theatre in West Valley City and Hale Center Theater Orem and two other other theaters Ruth and Nathan Hale establ...
TV review: KUED's 'The Candy Bomber' relates Utahn's act of goodwill but also importance of Berlin Airlift
Published: Wednesday, December 4, 2013 4:03 pm MST
A KUED-produced film, “The Candy Bomber,” relates the act of goodwill from Garland, Utah, native Gail “Hal” Halvorsen that grew exponentially, along with the importance of the Berlin Air...
Published: Friday, November 29, 2013 12:00 pm MST
“Dr. Seuss stories are classics,” says the director of Salt Lake Acting Company’s adaptation of the beloved children’s book. “His imagination jumps off the page. I have always foun...
Published: Friday, November 22, 2013 2:37 pm MST
"White Christmas," according to the director of the stage adaptation at CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, "is full of wonderful and grand production numbers as well as very simple, beautiful moments too."
Published: Friday, November 22, 2013 2:29 pm MST
Barbra Streisand's “Back to Brooklyn” concert airs on KUED Friday, Nov. 29, at 8 p.m. Throughout the PBS-taped event, Streisand makes loving reference to the New York City borough she couldn't wait ...
Published: Monday, November 18, 2013 1:45 pm MST
BYU produces "The Light in the Piazza," the brilliantly composed 2005 Tony-winner. The lovely musical tenderly ruminates on the beginnings of innocent love in contrast to the importance of nourishing establishe...
Published: Monday, November 18, 2013 11:24 am MST
The Utah Valley University School of the Arts staging of the challenging "Next to Normal" is the impressive theater department’s finest musical production to date. The actors bring remarkable clarity to t...
Published: Friday, November 15, 2013 3:01 pm MST
Utah Repertory Theater Company announces an evening of entertainment and celebration at its first "Gala!"
Published: Monday, November 11, 2013 10:23 pm MST
In the UVU production of "Next to Normal," actress Jacquelyne Jones plays the emotionally arduous role of Diana, which is “without a doubt, the hardest character I have been asked to play.”