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Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams

Salt Lake City’s new Broadway-style theater is still under construction but officials announced today they’ve already booked a show.

Whittney Evans

Local elected officials, members of the arts community and business and civic leaders came together in downtown Salt Lake City this morning to break ground on the new Broadway-Style Theater. They also announced the new name of the facility that is linked to a major financial contribution.

Aaron Swenson as Hedwig in Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Rick Pollock for Plan B Theatre Company

Plan B Theatre Company's production of Hedwig and the Angry Inch has a tender love story -- but Dan Nailen says it's hiding behind a lot of hard-driving rock 'n' roll.

And that painted piano sitting on a streetcorner in Salt Lake is actually art -- as soon as you sit down to play it.

Dan Nailen's entertainment blog

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art website