Pioneer Theatre

1:11 pm
Fri November 30, 2012

Dan Nailen's Holiday Variety from Tiny Tim to Mega Death

L-R: Anson Bagley (Tiny Tim) and Kevin Earley as his devoted father Bob Cratchit.
Alexander Weisman

Count on Utah entertainers of all types to crank up the Christmas volume after Thanksgiving. Dan Nailen gives us the rundown for today and the coming weeks.

Pioneer Theater Company's production with a twist.

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KUER Local News
11:37 pm
Sun November 25, 2012

Pioneer Theatre Asks Audience to Take a Page From Scrooge

Pioneer Theatre's cast and crew were the first to donate for their Holiday Food Drive.
Andrea Smardon

Pioneer Theatre Company is putting on a musical production based on Charles Dickens’ classic story, “A Christmas Carol”, but there’s a twist.  They’re asking the audience to participate. 

This will be Karen Azenberg’s first production as the new Artistic Director of Pioneer Theatre Company, and she’s trying something a little different.  Azenberg is asking people to take a lesson from Ebenezer Scrooge – the quintessential miser who learns to give after a transformative encounter with the ghosts of Christmas past, present and yet to come.

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9:22 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Dan Nailen: Summer Theatre Wind-Up

Dan Nailen

It’s the final weekend for a couple of stage productions in Salt Lake City as the cooler weather settles in. Both are cool in very different ways. KUER’s Bob Nelson talks with entertainment contributor Dan Nailen about the two.

Dan Nailen's entertainment blog