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Utah Arts
11:40 am
Mon August 5, 2013

Cache Valley Center for the Arts announces 2013-2014 schedule

Tickets on sale now at Cache Valley Center for the Arts

“Live it Up” at the Ellen Eccles Theatre! Join thousands of ticket holders who enjoy live theatre entertainment, close to home, at the beautiful Ellen Eccles Theatre. Tickets for the Cache Valley Center for the Arts 2013-2014 performing arts season go on sale Monday, August 5, 2013 at 10 am. Enjoy wide-ranging programs of theatre, dance, music, and productions for the entire family, CVCA continues its commitment as northern Utah’s center for the performing arts, presenting the best national and international arts.

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Gallery Walk
2:38 pm
Thu August 1, 2013

Join UPR downtown for August 9 Gallery Walk


Utah Public Radio will be hosting photographer Mel Torrie and Jazz guitarist Kelin Gibbons Friday, August 9, from 6 to 9 p.m. in our downtown studios.

Every other month, on the second Friday, UPR joins with other local businesses to host the local artists and musicians. This provides an opportunity for the public to interact with our staff, learn about public radio, see and purchase local art, and listen to wonderful music.

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The Stage
1:05 pm
Thu July 25, 2013

Revised broadway musical to have live reading in Logan

Area residents will have a rare opportunity to witness a reading of a revised musical being evaluated for a possible return to the Broadway stage. Even more unique is the fact that the lyricist, Tony Award-winner Sheldon Harnick, and script writer Sherman Yellen will be in attendance along with representatives from the Rodgers and Hammerstein organization.

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Art and Museums
11:31 am
Mon July 15, 2013

Museums across Utah receive grants from Utah Division of Arts and Museums

The Utah Division of Arts and Museums is dishing out $195,000 to museums across Utah, including Hill Aerospace Museum, Clark Planetarium and Thanksgiving Point.

More than 40 museums will receive a different dollar amount, but the vast majority of handouts are for $3,000 to $6,000.

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Arts and Culture
12:38 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

Anne of Green Gables cast perform fundraising encore for cast member

The cast of Anne of Green Gables will gather at Logan High School on Monday July 15 for a benefit encore.

A Cache Valley theater company is putting on an extra "encore" show to help raise funds for a cast member's family, whose home was destroyed in a house fire last weekend.

Lizzy John, a cast member in a recent Logan-based "Anne of Greene Gables" production didn't expect such generosity from her friends in the Cache Theatre Company after her home was destroyed by a house fire.

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Arts and Culture
10:39 am
Tue July 9, 2013

Call for photos, videos for "This is the Place" exhibit

Strawberry Days

Utah Arts & Museums is seeking photographs from the public for our upcoming exhibition, “This Is the Place.” The deadline for submissions is August 1, 2013. The exhibition runs August 16 – September 13, 2013 at the Rio Gallery inside the Rio Grande Depot (300 South Rio Grande Street) in Salt Lake City. There will be a public reception on Friday, August 16 from 6 to 9 p.m. in collaboration with the Salt Lake Gallery Stroll.

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Arts and Culture
10:30 am
Tue July 9, 2013

USU Alumni Band celebrates French holiday and 50th anniversary on the quad

The USU Alumni Band will celebrate its 50 anniversary on July 14 at 7 p.m. on the Quad. The band is celebrating Bastille Day, a French holiday.

The national independence day for the European country remembers the storming of the Bastille fortress on July 14, 1789 and the end of the French Revolution.

The performance is free and open to the public. In case of inclement weather, the event will be moved to the Kent Concert Hall.

A reception will be held in the Twain Tippets Exhibit Hall following the performance.

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Arts and Culture
11:00 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Utah Festival Opera Opens 21st Season on Wednesday

More than 250 musicians, performers and crew members from renowned stages across the nation have been working for months to perfect their performances for Utah Festival Opera and Musical Theatre’s 21st season.

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Arts and Culture
10:09 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Saturday at the Museum: Pioneers of the Oregon and California Trail

“Pioneers of the Oregon and California Trails” features activities for both children and adults. July 13 at 1 p.m., the American West Heritage Center will join the museum for a lecture highlighting the everyday experiences of settlers as they traveled across the West.

Throughout the day, children can play pioneer games, create their own yarn dolls, replicas of covered wagons and log cabins.

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Arts and Culture
3:30 pm
Wed July 3, 2013

Arrival from Sweden dazzles Freedom Fire

Stage crew members work to prepare for Freedom Fire on Wednesday.
Credit Matt Jensen

Crowds couldn't get enough of the music of ABBA at Wednesday night's Freedom Fire event inside USU's Romeny Stadium in Logan.

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