It's raining, it's pouring, the judges keep scoring, hats on their heads, no music read and performances far from boring. The Rocky Mountain Marching Invitational hosts high school marching bands across Utah to perform in LaVell Edwards Stadium.
Touring musicians are returning to the Wasatch Front as concert venues cautiously open their doors to excited fans after a long COVID-19 pause.
One major asset to the Provo and Orem music scene is the abundance of local concert venues. Live music venues in Utah County are being revitalized after many were shut down during the COVID-19 pandemic.
"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.
Live venues in Utah County are now making moves to re-open as COVID-19 restrictions loosen.
Local band 19 Miles Per Hour won the award for Utah's Favorite Overall Band. They're using their popularity to raise money and awareness about a variety of charitable causes.