LDS musician and Utah resident Alex Boye will once again be featured on NBC's "America's Got Talent."
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War changes things. That’s the core sentiment of director James Kent’s "Testament of Youth," a new drama based on Vera Brittain’s World War I memoir of the same name. Read more »
What’s the best way to read "Go Set a Watchman," to appreciate it on its own terms without diminishing memories of "To Kill a Mockingbird?" The answer, surprisingly, can be found in the tale... Read more »
Kevin James’ comedy sequel “Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2” is on Blu-ray, DVD and streaming sites this week, along with a few other new hit-and-miss movies. Read more »
Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider, as recommended by the Deseret News features department and Ok.com. Read more »
Amidst all the mayhem, destruction and potential end of all mankind, there’s something nearing comfort in the familiarity of the new Terminator movie, "Genisys." Read more »
It would be a mistake to read Harper Lee’s “Go Set a Watchman” as a sequel to her 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning “To Kill a Mockingbird.” Read more »
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away ... it would be difficult to imagine a lineup of artists quite like this. Read more »
Utah 'stage' dancers receive mixed reviews from judges during first 'So You Think You Can Dance' performance
Two Utah dancers received mixed reviews for their performances Monday on “So You Think You Can Dance,” in a season that is full of changes. Read more »
Time Machine is an IOS application created in Utah that encourages users to raise awareness for charities by participating in activities and documenting their experiences on social media with... Read more »
"A Microwave, A Mug, A Meal," by Amy Sherman, offers something for everyone, all in a beautifully illustrated, compact package. Read more »
"Mug Cakes: Made in Minutes in the Microwave" by Joanna Farrow provides recipes for quick, no-fuss, no-mess, delicious desserts to enjoy. Read more »
The first chapter of ‘Go Set a Watchmen’ is out, thanks to The Wall Street Journal. Here's why modern Americans can identify with it. Read more »
R&R Games has a bunch of 2015 releases containing a full array of fun, family friendly games. This set of six game reviews includes something for almost every board game fan. Read more »
A 'love letter farewell': Utah Shakespeare Festival readies for final season of shows in Adams Shakespearean Theatre
This summer, the Utah Shakespeare Festival and its audiences will bid the Adams Shakespearean Theatre farewell as it opens for its final season. Read more »
Mormon Tabernacle Choir announces 'Cinderella' Broadway star as guest artist for Pioneer Day concerts
The Mormon Tabernacle Choir announced Tuesday that Broadway performer Laura Osnes will be the guest artist for the choir's Pioneer Day concerts in July. Read more »
No detail has been overlooked in the Utah Shakespeare Festival's production of "Boeing Boeing," and theatergoers — be they frequent or first-time flyers — are in for a bright and... Read more »
The game is on at the Utah Shakespeare Festival, where “Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure” will continue its run through Oct. 18 in Southern Utah University’s Randall L. Jones... Read more »
Autism is a very common disorder among kids. Can Disney actually help kids grow and develop? Read more »
“Winter Soldier” is easily the best of the post-“Avengers” films so far, and better than many of the pre-"Avengers" stand-alones. Read more »
The profane and irreverent but critically acclaimed Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon" is coming to Utah's Capitol Theatre next summer. Read more »
"CAPTAIN AMERICA: THE FIRST AVENGER" — ★★★ — Chris Evans, Tommy Lee Jones, Hugo Weaving, Hayley Atwell; PG-13 (intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action); in... Read more »
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You may know that J.K. Rowling came up with the idea of Harry Potter traveling on a train, but did you know that Quidditch was her favorite made-up word? Or that her favorite Harry Potter books... Read more »
Should Mormons find "The Book of Mormon" musical offensive? Yes. Not because they're Mormons, but because they're human beings. Read more »
Utah artist Adam Bateman’s walk along the Mormon Trail offers insights into contemporary artistic practice and the role of ancestry in shaping personal and collective identity. Read more »
The Mission: Impossible series has been a staple of pop culture since its first iteration in the 1960s, thanks to a catchy Lalo Schiffrin theme song, one particularly memorable line (“Your... Read more »
Orem dancer Alexia Meyer and Roy dancer Hailee Payne again received rave reviews from the "So You Think You Can Dance" judges Monday night, making it into the show's top 14 dancers. Read more »
McArthur Krishna is the coauthor of the children’s book “Girls Who Choose God,” published last fall by Deseret Book. She sat down with the Deseret News to talk about the... Read more »
Comedian Amy Schumer spoke tearfully of two women who were shot to death during a screening of her movie, "Trainwreck," and asked lawmakers Monday to support a gun control bill sponsored by her... Read more »
Utah dancers Alexia Meyer and Hailee Payne received rave reviews from the "So You Think You Can Dance" judges Monday night, making it into the show's top 16 dancers. Read more »
"The Tulip Resistance" weaves a tale of the Dutch resistance and German forces during the Nazi invasion of Holland. Read more »
'Dedication to education': Outgoing Utah Symphony associate conductor to direct final concert after 4 years of service
Vladimir Kulenovic, associate conductor for the Utah Symphony, will be conducting his final performance with the symphony Aug. 5 at the Deer Valley Music Festival in Park City. Read more »
There is no actor on the face of the planet who works as hard to entertain his audience as Tom Cruise. He's become the world’s preeminent thrill-seeking philanthropist, and the philanthropist... Read more »
A look at the history and behind-the-scenes insanity that has helped the Mission: Impossible series stay fresh after nearly 50 years. Read more »
Information for parents about the film 'Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation." Read more »
H.B. Moore has taken scriptures, sometimes just a few verses, and created a story around what the lives of those mentioned in the verses may have been like. Now she’s taking on the story of... Read more »
The two boys at Harmony Road Music School banged on the drums, shook rain sticks and rattles, and tried to pick out tunes on the piano. Read more »
Concert-goers attending a Motley Crue show at Energy Solutions Arena were apparently delayed about two hours before seeing the performance Wednesday. Read more »
Indie rock sensation "Imagine Dragons" comes home to Utah "where it all began." Read more »
When David openly challenges class president Veronica, he thinks he's got her figured out. When it lands him in the race against her, he discovers that maybe perfect Veronica isn't so perfect after... Read more »
1950s delinquents, a giant spider and a ‘HARM’-ful spy are mocked by the Mystery Science Theater’ crew in episodes making their DVD debut this week. Read more »
Among the vintage favorites being revived on theater screens during August are “Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home,” “Grease Sing-A-Long,” “High Society” and... Read more »
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,... Read more »
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's approval ratings may be languishing below 30 percent, but on Twitter he's as popular as Pope Francis — or so it would seem. Read more »
The cartoon movie for kids, “Home,” is on Blu-ray and DVD this week, along with Russell Crowe’s directing debut, “The Water Diviner.” Read more »
Pathfinder role players now have 250 plus pages full of new options to spice up their games with the hardbound book, "Pathfinder Unchained," by Paizo Publishing. Read more »
Forbidden Stars, from Fantasy Flight Games, is a strategic war game set in the Warhammer 40K universe and sees two to four players vying for galactic domination. Fantasy Flight Games has also... Read more »
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