PERFORMANCE ART ADVENTURE
Adventures in Music, Film, Theater, Festivals, Immersions & More
Park City has a rich performing arts scene you won’t want to miss. This guide sets you up with a schedule of performances from singers to cinema that all ages and interests are bound to love.
On March 23, live at the Dejoria Center in Kamas - Slaughter. Slaughter has sold more than 5 million records world-wide and featured hits on the Billboard Hot 100 such as Fly to the Angles, Up all Night, Real Love and more.
Other performances this winter at the Dejoria Center include the spellbinding family show - Beauty and the Beast, from The Panto Company USA and stars Dame Dotty Potty, Loopy Louie, Gaston, Belle and of course, The Beast!
Get your tickets to see these fabulous shows and enjoy a night of fun music or performance. You can purchase tickets by phone at (801) 467-TIXX.
Park City Film brings the best of independent feature, documentary, world and local cinema to the community. This winter check out some films presented at the Park City Library Building at 1255 Park Ave.
Somm 3 is showing on February 21 at 7pm. Come early and enjoy a wine tasting before the film at 5:30pm. This documentary explores the sommelier profession and takes a critical look at the process of wine evaluation.
The Oscar Shorts and Annual Oscar Party will be held February 22-24. This is a showing of the Oscar nominated short films. On February 23, there will be a party to celebrate the Oscars and the films from the year.
Showing March 1-3, Vice explores the story about how a bureaucratic Washington insider quietly became the most powerful man in the world as Vice President to George W. Bush.
Can't make it? Park City Film screens films year-round. Visit their calendar to stay in the know.
The Egyptian Theatre is an Old Town hallmark. The theatre houses a variety of acts, performances and shows every year – always with an exciting lineup. This winter check out Grammy Award winning singer/songwriter, Shawn Colvin from February 21-24, with her mesmerizing guitar playing and contemporary folk music.
From March 14-17 guitarist/songwriter and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, Dave Mason and his band take the stage with songs from the 'Feelin' Alright Tour' spotlighting the best of Dave Mason.
Check out the lineup at the Egyptian Theatre to make sure you get a memorable show on your visit.
Park City Performances
Brought to you by the Park City Institute, enjoy big city performances at the George S. & Dolores Doré Eccles Center. Shows include singers and choirs, dance performances and other events. Discover the “secular gospel” tunes of Birds of Chicago on March 23 or an evening of award-winning contemporary dancing by Parsons Dance on March 30.
Check out the 2019 schedule here and enjoy a performance during your visit!
Cocktails + Live Music
For live music, you can’t miss OP Rockwell in Park City. This swanky Western-meets-Victorian speakeasy serves artisan cocktails in its live music hall. Situated on Main Street, O.P. Rockwell is in the bustling downtown district and always has a good show coming to its lineup.
Really dive into a story and meet authors at Dolly’s Books & Gifts on Main Street in Park City. Authors come to discuss and sign their latest works, and the events are free and open to the public. Check their schedule to see who will be visiting and make your reading list! Past authors have included James A. McLauren (Bearskin) and Kit Allowitz (Don’t Pull the Chicken Switch).
Local’s Favorite: If you’re an avid reader, you can stop by Park City Book Club at the Park City Library (1255 Park Ave). The Book Club meets the 1st Thursday of the month at 4pm. Call (435) 615-5602 to find out what they are reading.
For 10 days every January, celebrities and movie-lovers flock to Summit County for the famous Sundance Film Festival. Sundance features innovative, thought-provoking, and cutting-edge independent films submitted by filmmakers at every stage in their career. Sundance develops and inspires independent artists and brings new voices to audiences.
The Festival will take place January 24 – February 3, 2019 in Park City, with additional showings in Salt Lake City. You can purchase a festival pass, ticket package or individual tickets in advance online or take advantage of the Wait List program once the festival starts. Don’t miss a chance to rub elbows with Hollywood elites at this iconic event.
The Park City Singers is a community choir committed to the desire to sing and create enjoyment through the arts. Their selections include songs from numerous nations, cultures, religions, musical theatre, pop music and classic hits.
The group performed their Christmas concert on December 9 and 14 at 7pm at the Park City Community Church. For more upcoming events, visit http://parkcitysingers.org/upcoming-events/
IF YOU DECIDE TO STAY
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