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"Locally Made, Locally Played" is the latest, combined venture from THE BLOCKS and Utah Arts Alliance. This live, weekly radio broadcast features some of Salt Lake City’s great musicians, artists, and performers.

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I’m Still A Beginner But You Know What Else I Am Now?

A Playwright. By MaryBeth Jarvis Clark   It was deeply satisfying to give myself permission to be an absolute beginner as an “older” person and to let my inexperience show without shame. Week by week, my writing got stronger. Gradually the characters emerged as a twenty-something man who was opting out of the rat race, […]

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Annual Pie and Beer Day will be celebrated with Locally Made Locally Played Festival at The Gateway After a two-year hiatus, Pie and Beer Day comes to The Gateway combined with the new Locally Made Locally Played Music Festival. Presented by The Blocks and Bad Brad Wheeler, the official sudsy celebration for alt-Utah and all […]

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A Tale of Two Buskers

Conversations with Salt Lake City Street Performers Andy “Ammonite Andy” Connolly and Paul Boruff It’s no secret that it takes both talent and grit to step out onto a stage to sing, play an instrument, dance or act. We submit, however, that busking—a la street performing—requires even more chutzpah. Curious about what it takes to […]

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Mestiza, or Mixed

Based on a True Story – ish by Melissa Leilani Larson This article also appears in the June 2022 issue of QSaltLake magazine. I’ve come to realize audiences enjoy finding out that the play they’ve just seen is based on a true story. I don’t think I can count the number of times people have […]

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Presented by Utah Arts Alliance at Urban Arts Gallery

Aug 09

Whitey Morgan and the 78’s live at The Complex

Presented by The Complex at The Complex

Whitey Morgan and the 78's brings their tour downtown SLC to The Complex!!

Aug 09
Sep 27

Big Band Dance Night 2022

Presented by Excellence in the Community at The Gallivan Center

Aug 09
Aug 30

Bucket List Open Mic

Presented by Wiseguys Comedy Club - Salt Lake City at Wiseguys Comedy Club - Downtown SLC

Aug 10
Jan 07

i know you are, but what am i? (De)Framing Identity and the Body

Presented by Utah Museum of Contemporary Art at Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

i know you are, but what am i? (De)Framing Identity and the Body focuses on the use of the figure, in contemporary art.

Aug 10
Sep 24


Presented by Utah Museum of Contemporary Art at Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Utah Division of Arts & Museums presents DesignArts2022

Aug 10
Aug 25

Sound Bites

Presented by The Gateway at The Gateway

Join us Wednesdays at The Gateway for bite sized concerts on Restaurant Row!

Aug 10

Coheed and Cambria Live at The Complex!!

Presented by The Complex at The Complex

Coheed and Cambria bring A Window of the Waking Mind Tour downtown SLC to The Complex!!