NEW YEAR, NEW MUSIC, NEXT ENSEMBLE
Jan26

NEW YEAR, NEW MUSIC, NEXT ENSEMBLE

By Carey Campbell NPR’s show Composer’s Datebook ends each episode with the trademarked phrase: “reminding you that all music was once new.” Why do listeners need to be reminded of such a seemingly obvious fact? You see, in the classical music world, the old warhorses — the pieces audiences and performers already know — seem to take precedence over the new and unfamiliar.These warhorses, things like Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony,...

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Happiness at Ziegfeld Theater
Jan22

Happiness at Ziegfeld Theater

The Ziegfeld Theater’s Production of You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown was delightful! As each character danced, sang, and bantered I couldn’t help but smile. I wore a stupid grin throughout the play as Sally, Schroeder, Linus, Snoopy, Lucy, and Charlie Brown played out their ridiculous antics. Children were delighted by the play as well as adults. A couple kids I talked to were huge fans of Lucy and Sally, played by Morgan Parry and...

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Indie Ogden Spotlight: Lady Wild Film Fest
Dec27

Indie Ogden Spotlight: Lady Wild Film Fest

Win Tickets to the festival! Check out the details at the bottom of the post! And She’s Dope Too is a local company that wants to get women into the outdoors. Their most recent project is the Wild Lady Film Fest featuring incredible films that showcase women and adventure. We chatted with ASDT about what movie goers can expect and what inspired this festival. Check out the event page HERE  and snag your tix HERE. Sundance Film...

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5 More Ogden Instagrammers to Follow by @ThisIsOgden
Oct16

5 More Ogden Instagrammers to Follow by @ThisIsOgden

Last year we wrote a list of 5 Ogden Instagrammers to Follow. Time has passed and more great talent has emerged, so we decided to add to the list. There are a ton of great, local Instagrammers here in Ogden. Some are photographers by profession, others dabble in photography as a hobby. We spend a lot of time browsing the hashtag, #thisisogden, looking for a photographer to feature each day on Instagram. After doing this for over 4...

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The Local Artisan Collective Opening at The Junction
Oct10

The Local Artisan Collective Opening at The Junction

The Local Artisan Collective is a new retail space for local artists and authors to sell their arts and books and for the community to take classes. They will open at The Junction in Ogden at a temporary location while their permanent location in the historic Kiesel Building is remodeled. To celebrate, they are holding their grand opening Saturday, October 15, 2016, from 11am to 6pm. The address is 2371 Kiesel Avenue in Ogden and you...

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Indie Ogden Spotlight – Author Bonn Turkington- End of the Past
Sep02

Indie Ogden Spotlight – Author Bonn Turkington- End of the Past

Are you a movie buff? Book lover? Game enthusiast? Did you ever read or watch or play and wish you could just immerse yourself a little more into your favorite fictional worlds? If so, do we have the book for you! Utah author Bonn Turkington’s interactive novel, End of the Past is available today on Amazon, and he’ll be signing copies next month in our very own O-town. A fan of video games, adventure...

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