Gene Simmons: KISS will continue in one form or another | Culture & Leisure

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Break the silence | Arts & Entertainment | Salt Lake City

When Kerry Spencer Pray came out as gay, married Mormon into her thirties, she sought out testimonies from others who had been through what she was going through. And what she found was… nothing. “When I was looking for other stories,” Pray says, “there were no essays, no blogs, nothing. I only knew one lesbian … Read more

Felix and Hugo White of the Maccabees form a new group | Culture & Leisure

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Every breath you take | Arts & Entertainment | Salt Lake City

You could fill a book with a list of arts and cultural events that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, and the Art Gallery of Utah exhibit focused on Air was just one of them. But according to outgoing UMFA curator Whitney Tassie, the events of 2020 have allowed an expansion of the idea … Read more

Dog Days Riverfest: A group for all tastes | Culture & Leisure

A summer music festival by the river. That should be all you have to say. That should be enough of a selling point to attract large crowds of waiting music lovers – but if that’s not enough, there’s more. Two days, seven groups On the first weekend of August, a time of summer usually referred … Read more

Character study | Arts & Entertainment | Salt Lake City

Olivia Custodio had never written a play like the one the Salt Lake Acting Company usually put on during the summers. In the end, that wasn’t a problem, as the Salt Lake Acting Company was ready for something unlike what it had usually presented the summers. Last year, SLAC presented SLACabareta musical production that deviates … Read more

And the Rockets’ red burst | Arts & Entertainment | Salt Lake City

The Good Thing About 4th of July Fall not a sunday is that you don’t have to worry about independence day celebrations literally falling on any day but Independence day. For 2022, events span the four opening days of the month. If you’re looking to find a place near you to honor the occasion, and … Read more

New normal | Arts & Entertainment | Salt Lake City

It’s been three years since the Utah Arts Festival held its traditional four days in late June. It might sound like a simple process of getting back to normal, except that Utah Festival of the Arts executive director Aimée Dunsmore isn’t quite sure what that word “normal” means anymore in terms of organization of the … Read more

Harry Styles thinks One Direction reunion would be great | Culture & Leisure

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Identity Matters | Arts & Entertainment | Salt Lake City

When I ask playwright Melissa Leilani Larson if it’s a good or bad thing to ask questions about racial identity when it comes to her play Mestiza or Mixed, she acknowledges that the question itself is about the complex relationship she has with her own racial identity. And the play is a way of struggling … Read more