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BYU Museum of Art debuts Old Testament exhibition

Students and community members can take a walk through biblical times Friday when the Brigham Young University Museum of Art’s Prophets, Priests, and Queens: James Tissot’s Men and Women of the Old Testament exhibition officially opens. The exhibition will feature 129 watercolor ...

Springville Museum of Art celebrates 50th year of high school displays

The Springville Museum of Art opened its 50th Annual Utah All-State High School Art Show on Saturday. The show features 335 teen artists from around the state, chosen from nearly 1100 applicants — 50 of them receive prizes. Accompanying the teen show is "From Student to Studio," an exhibit ...

BYU adds two new exhibits to Museum of Art

Brigham Young University will add two new exhibitions to its Museum of Art on Friday. "Across the West and Toward the North: Norwegian and American Landscape Photography" will feature landscapes of the Norwegian and American frontiers during the late 1900s. This exhibition has been displayed ...

Neighborhood Art Center expanding, celebrating with grand reopening

Four years ago, a new venture opened in the Provo Towne Centre. Right away, it was different than anything already in the mall. On Monday, the Neighborhood Art Center announced a major expansion of its community workshop space. The popular art center, which is a nonprofit 501(c)3, will hold a ...

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LOVELOUD Festival returns to Vivint Arena

The LOVELOUD Festival, having started in Utah County, quickly became the largest benefit concert in Utah designed to support the LGBTQ community and the show will return on May 14. The festival begins at 4 p.m. at Vivint Arena in Salt Lake City. Hosted by Kalen Allen, the evening will feature ...

Dig in to the meaty lineup at Fork Fest 2022 next month

Fork Fest, Utah County’s answer to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, will return yet again in 2022. The single-day festival will take place on June 11 at Art Dye Park in American Fork, with performances from 28 bands on three different stages. This year, Salt Lake City native ...

Community invited to participate in 70th annual National Day of Prayer events

Seventy years ago, President Harry S. Truman proclaimed the springtime National Day of Prayer to join the fall event started by Abraham Lincoln now known as Thanksgiving. To celebrate this anniversary, the Utah Valley Interfaith Association will be joining forces with America's Freedom ...

Scholarship competition winner to perform with baroque ensemble

For the 13th time, high school-aged musicians came together to compete for a one-in-a-lifetime opportunity and college scholarship. The Levente Medveczky Student Scholarship Competition was held March 23 in the Orem Library's Ashton Auditorium with the winner receiving a $500 scholarship and a ...

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Fried chicken chain The Crack Shack to open in Lehi

A restaurant chain with a unique monicker is set to open its second Utah location in Lehi. The Crack Shack, a Southern California-based fried chicken eatery, is set to open at 1085 E. Main St. this spring. The Crack Shack was started in 2015 by the team that created Juniper and Ivy, a popular ...

Utah County woman highlights local restaurants on TikTok

Amy Estes loves food. Not just food itself, but for the connections to different cultures and the stories attached to every bite. Estes is the creator, host and narrator for @EatFreaks, a TikTok account that highlights local restaurants across the state with a focus on Utah County and the Salt ...

Two Jack’s Pizza makes specialty items shine

I want this to be very clear: I didn’t like Two Jack’s Pizza’s specialty items.What you should know is that if Two Jack’s Pizza’s specialty items started a cult, I’d join it. I’d go to war for that pizza. If NASA told me they’d opened a Two Jack’s Pizza on Mars, I’d ...

Happy Dragon in Vineyard should be your Chinese takeout go-to

Anyone who enjoys a good combo plate at a Chinese mall food court eatery needs to give Happy Dragon a try.The restaurant was one of the first to go up in the ever-developing city of Vineyard, and I’m sure it will stick around a long time thanks to its fantastic flavors, array of options, ...

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UVU: Well Roared, Lion Scholarship Fund: The legacy of Chris Clark

In honor of late artist, teacher and friend Dr. Christopher Layton Clark, Utah Valley University’s School of the Arts is introducing the Chris Clark Scholarship, an academic grant designed to help UVU theatre students attend the UVU Theatre Study Abroad program. During his time at UVU — ...

Scholarship competition winner to perform with baroque ensemble

For the 13th time, high school-aged musicians came together to compete for a one-in-a-lifetime opportunity and college scholarship. The Levente Medveczky Student Scholarship Competition was held March 23 in the Orem Library's Ashton Auditorium with the winner receiving a $500 scholarship and a ...

Bee Gees cover band coming to Provo

None of the Gibb brothers will be in Provo, but the spirit of the Bee Gees will be. Bee Gees Gold: The Tribute will perform in the Main Hall at the Covey Center for the Arts on April 1 at 7:30 p.m. This performance will feature John Acosta, Daryll Borges and Jeff Celentano covering the ...

Demand continues to rise for autism-friendly ‘Nutcracker’ performance

Like Dickens' "A Christmas Carol," there isn’t a holiday season that goes by — except when COVID-19 hit — that the traditional "Nutcracker" ballet isn’t shown somewhere in Utah. For some families who have children with autism, that Christmas tradition is harder to make a reality. The ...

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Sundance announces a hybrid 2023 festival

The 2023 Sundance Film Festival will be a hybrid event, the Sundance Institute announced on Tuesday. The festival, which is scheduled to run from Jan. 19-29 in Park City and Salt Lake City, will host in-person and virtual screenings, panel discussions and special events, organizers announced ...

Spacek, Simmons star in ‘Night Sky’ on Prime Video

It seems that science fiction is crossing over into drama this season with “Outer Range” and now “Night Sky.” This is a strange story of space and time travel, all anchored in modern day Illinois. Irene and Franklin (Sissy Spacek and J.K. Simmons, respectively) are seniors living with ...

Brokaw: ‘Under the Banner of Heaven’ looks at an infamous Utah murder

The seven-episode series “Under the Banner of Heaven” is inspired by the Jon Krakauer best-selling true-crime novel. It dissects the 1984 murder of Brenda Wright Lafferty and her baby daughter in the Salt Lake valley. The story looks at how religions can be hijacked by fundamentalists who ...