Melissa Collado

BYU celebrates 20th anniversary of sacred painting

The Museum of Art is celebrating the 20th anniversary of a sacred and cherished painting's arrival on campus.On Sept. 10, 2001, just one day before the terrorist attacks of 9/11, Carl Bloch's, “Christ Healing the Sick at Bethesda” arrived on campus from Denmark.
Sakina Steflik

Midway’s annual Swiss Days returns

Midway wrapped up the second and final day of its 73rd annual celebration of Swiss Days on Saturday, Sept. 4. Midway locals and visitors came together to enjoy a myriad of events, beginning early Saturday morning with a 10K run and kids' race. The rest of the day included a variety of performances, activities, food and vendors.

‘1820: The Musical’ gives new, diverse representation of Joseph and Emma...

"1820: The Musical" is a new portrayal of the founding of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and captures the events through the main viewpoint of Emma Hale Smith, the prophet Joseph Smith's wife.George Nelson, director and playwright, said the musical utilizes the power of musical theater to bring new perspective of Joseph Smith to the world.

The Killers detour into a new and rich sonic landscape

By MARK KENNEDY AP Entertainment WriterNEW YORK (AP) — The latest album from The Killers started, unusually, with silence — lyrics first.As the pandemic...

Utah Shakespeare Festival honors founder in 60th anniversary

The Utah Shakespeare Festival is celebrating its 60th anniversary and season while honoring its founder. Despite some challenges with COVID-19, inclement weather and smoke from wildfires, the festival has had success this season so far.

BYUSA president breaks spinning plate world record

BYUSA President Paul Victor broke the Guinness World Record for longest time spinning a plate on a finger. On July 10, his 3rd official attempt, Victor spun the plate for two hours, 17 minutes and 24 seconds, beating the previous record of 2 hours, 10 minutes.