Our Community Calendar is a resource we offer to all qualified nonprofits. Community Calendar events are highlighted live, on-air throughout the day on KCPW. Featured events are chosen at random. You will also find all current Community Calendar events listed here at kcpw.org.

PLEASE NOTE: Our Community Calendar now also has a physical home. Following the criteria listed below, bring professional materials (no handwritten signs please) promoting your event to the KCPW studios at 210 East 400 South, Suite 10. We’ll happily hang them in our window for all Library Square traffic to see.

To submit an event to the Community Calendar, the event must meet the following criteria:

  • The event must take place in Utah.
  • The organization promoting the event  must be a qualified 501 (c) (3) charity or political subdivision.
  • The event cannot promote a religious organization or individual.

If your event meets these criteria, click “Post Your Event” below. Include your contact information in case we have any questions. Otherwise, your event may not get published.

KCPW would like to encourage you to make the most of your post by adding a featured image and links to your organization.  Utilize the provided field boxes (i.e. location, ticket information) to display information as accurately and quickly as possible.  Please do not submit duplicate postings for the same event.

Please submit requests at least 10-14 days before your event – event listings read  on-air are chosen at random, at least two weeks prior to the event.

If you are posting a class or workshop that requires registration, list just the first instance in the date and time, and include the details for subsequent classes in the description.

 

Jun
21
Wed
Salt Lake Acting Company presents SATURDAY’S VOYEUR @ Salt Lake Acting Company
Jun 21 @ 7:30 pm – Aug 27 @ 7:30 pm
Salt Lake Acting Company presents SATURDAY'S VOYEUR @ Salt Lake Acting Company |  |  |

Utah’s favorite summer celebration, SATURDAY”S VOYEUR 2017 by Allen Nevins and Nancy Borgenicht will close out Salt Lake Acting Company’s season with a bang.

Written new each year, this annual musical satire connects SLAC to the community like nothing else. You bring the picnic, we’ll bring the party!

Aug
17
Thu
Those With Wings @ Bend in the River
Aug 17 @ 6:30 pm
Those With Wings @ Bend in the River | Sunnyvale | California | United States

“Those With Wings” is a one-hour dance concert based on Terry Tempest Williams’ “When Women Were Birds.” The show grapples with love, loss, nostalgia, and women’s voice through dance, text, and live music.

Two shows each evening; 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. and 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. Each performance only has 25 audience members.

Audience members should wear comfortable shoes as the show will move throughout the Bend-in-the-River.

The show is directed by Liz Ivkovich, Ashley Anderson, and Alysia Ramos, with Ching-I Chang Bigelow, and co-produced by loveDANCEmore and the Seven Canyons Trust as part of the Summer Series. The show includes live music and book sales of “When Women Were Birds.”

The Wizard Of Oz @ Pitched Perfectly Studios
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm
The Wizard Of Oz @ Pitched Perfectly Studios | Layton | Utah | United States

OPPA! in Layton Utah is so excited to bring to life the characters from the classic family show, The Wizard of Oz!

The Wizard of Oz is full of amazing costumes, sets, voices, and actors that all come together brilliantly to create a magical show for all ages on the stage at OPPA!

The Wizard of Oz follows Dorothy (Lindsey Pagano) on the journey we all know and love where she meets the Scarecrow (Jake Adams) the Tin Man (Indy Washburn) The Lion (Brandon Stauffer) Glinda the Good Witch (Candra Young) and the Wicked Witch (Sue Alvey) along the yellow brick road. Along with the amazing talent of the leads come over 35 other actors who bring to life all the characters that we love in The Wizard of Oz! This family friendly show with actors as young as 6 and a few… older than that has something for the whole family!

The stage version at OPPA! brings together the sepia tones of Kansas with the beautiful colors of Oz to give your senses a feast as you watch the show!

The Wizard of Oz is directed by Charlene Adams with musical direction by Catherine Washburn. “I love this show,” said Charlene Adams, she continues “it takes me back to my childhood as I watch the characters dance across the stage. I love seeing the eyes of children light up as they discover this show for the first time, don’t miss our amazing cast!”

OPPA! exists to educate, entertain, and inspire children, adults and audiences with theatrical productions that range from musicals, plays, and new works; we train and support the next generation of theatre artists; we provide arts education programs that promote life-long learning; and we celebrate the power of theatre to bring together our community.

Broadway Bound! @ Egyptian Theatre
Aug 17 @ 8:00 pm
Broadway Bound! @ Egyptian Theatre |  |  |

Broadway Bound is on its way to the historic Egyptian Theatre, August 16th-20th. Presented by the Neil Simon Festival -the cast of last year’s hit ‘Brighton Beach Memoirs’ returns with the final part of Mr. Simon’s autobiographical comedy trilogy.

In this go round, Eugene and his older brother Stanley try to break into the world of show business as professional comedy writers while coping with family drama. When their material is broadcast on the radio for the first time, the family is upset to hear a thinly veiled portrait of themselves played for laughs. There’s only one Neil Simon Festival, come join us for an evening of heart and hilarity!

Reduced pricing Wednesday & Thursday!
TICKETS: Wednesday & Thursday $15 House / $19 Front-of-House / $25 Cabaret
Friday – Sunday: $19 House / $23 Front-of-House / $29 Cabaret

Reserve seating at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371

Aug
18
Fri
Saturday’s Voyeur – We’ve Extended! @ Salt Lake Acting Company
Aug 18 all-day
Saturday's Voyeur - We've Extended! @ Salt Lake Acting Company | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Due to popular demand, we have extended through September 10th!

Utah’s favorite summer celebration, SATURDAY’S VOYEUR 2017 by Allen Nevins and Nancy Borgenicht will close out the season with a bang. Written new each year, this annual musical satire connects SLAC to the community like nothing else. You bring the picnic, we’ll bring the party!

For more information contact the box office at:
801-363-7522
info@saltlakeactingcompany.org

Tickets.saltlakeactingcompany.org

Those With Wings @ Bend in the River
Aug 18 @ 6:30 pm
Those With Wings @ Bend in the River | Sunnyvale | California | United States

“Those With Wings” is a one-hour dance concert based on Terry Tempest Williams’ “When Women Were Birds.” The show grapples with love, loss, nostalgia, and women’s voice through dance, text, and live music.

Two shows each evening; 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. and 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. Each performance only has 25 audience members.

Audience members should wear comfortable shoes as the show will move throughout the Bend-in-the-River.

The show is directed by Liz Ivkovich, Ashley Anderson, and Alysia Ramos, with Ching-I Chang Bigelow, and co-produced by loveDANCEmore and the Seven Canyons Trust as part of the Summer Series. The show includes live music and book sales of “When Women Were Birds.”

The Wizard Of Oz @ Pitched Perfectly Studios
Aug 18 @ 7:30 pm
The Wizard Of Oz @ Pitched Perfectly Studios | Layton | Utah | United States

OPPA! in Layton Utah is so excited to bring to life the characters from the classic family show, The Wizard of Oz!

The Wizard of Oz is full of amazing costumes, sets, voices, and actors that all come together brilliantly to create a magical show for all ages on the stage at OPPA!

The Wizard of Oz follows Dorothy (Lindsey Pagano) on the journey we all know and love where she meets the Scarecrow (Jake Adams) the Tin Man (Indy Washburn) The Lion (Brandon Stauffer) Glinda the Good Witch (Candra Young) and the Wicked Witch (Sue Alvey) along the yellow brick road. Along with the amazing talent of the leads come over 35 other actors who bring to life all the characters that we love in The Wizard of Oz! This family friendly show with actors as young as 6 and a few… older than that has something for the whole family!

The stage version at OPPA! brings together the sepia tones of Kansas with the beautiful colors of Oz to give your senses a feast as you watch the show!

The Wizard of Oz is directed by Charlene Adams with musical direction by Catherine Washburn. “I love this show,” said Charlene Adams, she continues “it takes me back to my childhood as I watch the characters dance across the stage. I love seeing the eyes of children light up as they discover this show for the first time, don’t miss our amazing cast!”

OPPA! exists to educate, entertain, and inspire children, adults and audiences with theatrical productions that range from musicals, plays, and new works; we train and support the next generation of theatre artists; we provide arts education programs that promote life-long learning; and we celebrate the power of theatre to bring together our community.

Broadway Bound! @ Egyptian Theatre
Aug 18 @ 8:00 pm
Broadway Bound! @ Egyptian Theatre |  |  |

Broadway Bound is on its way to the historic Egyptian Theatre, August 16th-20th. Presented by the Neil Simon Festival -the cast of last year’s hit ‘Brighton Beach Memoirs’ returns with the final part of Mr. Simon’s autobiographical comedy trilogy.

In this go round, Eugene and his older brother Stanley try to break into the world of show business as professional comedy writers while coping with family drama. When their material is broadcast on the radio for the first time, the family is upset to hear a thinly veiled portrait of themselves played for laughs. There’s only one Neil Simon Festival, come join us for an evening of heart and hilarity!

Reduced pricing Wednesday & Thursday!
TICKETS: Wednesday & Thursday $15 House / $19 Front-of-House / $25 Cabaret
Friday – Sunday: $19 House / $23 Front-of-House / $29 Cabaret

Reserve seating at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371

Aug
19
Sat
Saturday’s Voyeur – We’ve Extended! @ Salt Lake Acting Company
Aug 19 all-day
Saturday's Voyeur - We've Extended! @ Salt Lake Acting Company | Salt Lake City | Utah | United States

Due to popular demand, we have extended through September 10th!

Utah’s favorite summer celebration, SATURDAY’S VOYEUR 2017 by Allen Nevins and Nancy Borgenicht will close out the season with a bang. Written new each year, this annual musical satire connects SLAC to the community like nothing else. You bring the picnic, we’ll bring the party!

For more information contact the box office at:
801-363-7522
info@saltlakeactingcompany.org

Tickets.saltlakeactingcompany.org

5th Annual Utah Summer Dance Festival @ Viridian Event Center
Aug 19 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
5th Annual Utah Summer Dance Festival @ Viridian Event Center |  |  |

Desert Journey School of Dance, Salt City Studio, and Shahravar present:
“Summer Dance Festival: Beat the Heat”

Come celebrate dance with great music, food, and entertainment at the Viridian! Desert Journey School of Dance and Salt City Studio will host the fifth annual Utah Summer Dance Festival at the Viridian Event Center (8030 S. 1825 W. West Jordan) on Saturday, August 19th, from 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM. This event is free and open to the public.

The Summer Dance Festival will take place at the beautiful Viridian Event Center and will feature some of Utah’s top professional belly dancers including Shahravar, Fvorboda, Amina, Shah Sitara, and Salt City Tribal as well as featured artists such as Katie Sheen Abbott of Flamenco del Lago, Aziz, and Kairo By Night, Utah’s premier performers and composers of Middle Eastern and North African music. In addition to the many performances, this event will also feature an assortment of vendors including food trucks, dance and yoga wear, jewelry, and work by local artists.

Now in its fifth year, the festival has featured a wide spectrum of dance from all over the world, from the samba of Carnivale to the step dance of Ireland. While the festival highlights Utah’s belly dance community, all varieties of dance are welcome to perform (see below for application information). Keep an eye on our website for a full listing of artists.

WORKSHOPS

Workshops with musicians from the iconic Middle Eastern band Helm will be offered at Salt City Studio prior to the Festival on August 12th & 13th and flamenco workshops with Katie Sheen Abbott will be offered following the festival on Sunday, August 20th at Desert Journey Dance Studio. Please visit www.utahsummerdancefestival.com for more information on workshops.

From original compositions that have become classics in the worlds of Tribal and Belly Dance to traditional music from throughout the Mediterranean, Helm has continually expanded their repertoire since the band’s beginning in the early 1990s. Based in Marin County, CA, Helm has been touring internationally with recent performances in London, Rome, Lima, Istanbul, and the island of La Reunion. In addition to their 8 plus albums, Helm has provided sound tracks for both film and television productions.

Flamenco del Lago is a nonprofit organization dedicated to flamenco instruction and performance in Salt Lake City, under the direction of Katie Sheen Abbott. While growing up in Utah Abbott studied jazz, ballet, tap and hip-hop. After moving to Maryland for graduate school she fell in love with Flamenco after taking her first Sevillanas class. Since then, she has studied with Solange Gomes for several years in Salt Lake City at RDT and most recently she lived in Seville, Spain where she studied with many flamenco maestros, including Luisa Palacio, Angel Atienza, Isabel Bayon and Javier Baron.

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS EVENT OR TO REGISTER FOR THE FESTIVAL OR THE WORKSHOPS, VISIT: www.UtahSummerDanceFestival.com

Desert Journey School of Dance, under the direction of Fvorboda, is known for a high standard of dance instruction celebrating all forms of Middle Eastern dance and Fusion dance, providing a wide variety of classes teaching all about belly dancing movements, different styles, and the history of Middle Eastern dance. Desert Journey dancers perform at festivals and functions throughout the west, including Fusion Fest in Idaho, the Las Vegas Bellydance Intensive, and Utah’s very own Springfest.

Shahravar has studied and performed Middle-Eastern dance styles since 1991. Her background includes Egyptian Cabaret, Turkish, American Tribal, words and veils. As an ACE certified group fitness instructor with a mind/body certification, Shahravar is an acclaimed performer and instructor who has taught workshops and performed around the country. She and her husband own Salt City Studio in Millcreek. Salt City features belly dance, yoga, Zumba, Hula, and much more.

This event is made possible with the support of The Viridian Event Center, Utah Division of Arts & Museums, and SLUG Magazine.

National Theatre Live Presents “Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches” (Saturday) @ Broadway Centre Cinemas
Aug 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
National Theatre Live Presents “Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches” (Saturday) @ Broadway Centre Cinemas |  |  |

America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell.

Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough (People, Places and Things), Nathan Lane (The Producers), James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) and Russell Tovey (The Pass).

This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time and War Horse).

Students $10
Red Carpet Club Members & Seniors $17
General Admission $20

Part Two: Perestroika, will be shown at the Broadway on Saturday, August 26, 12pm and Tuesday, August 29, 7pm.

★★★★★
‘A start-to-finish sensation. The performances and the plays absolutely fly’
Daily Telegraph

★★★★★
‘An exhilarating long day’s journey into flight. Andrew Garfield is spectacular’
Sunday Times

★★★★★
‘A true theatrical epic.’
‘Nathan Lane is explosive.’
Evening Standard

★★★★★
‘A blistering production. The entire cast are superb.’
WhatsOnStage

★★★★★
‘Andrew Garfield and the company soar in this seismic revival.’
Arts Desk

Those With Wings @ Bend in the River
Aug 19 @ 6:30 pm
Those With Wings @ Bend in the River | Sunnyvale | California | United States

“Those With Wings” is a one-hour dance concert based on Terry Tempest Williams’ “When Women Were Birds.” The show grapples with love, loss, nostalgia, and women’s voice through dance, text, and live music.

Two shows each evening; 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. and 8:00 – 9:00 p.m. Each performance only has 25 audience members.

Audience members should wear comfortable shoes as the show will move throughout the Bend-in-the-River.

The show is directed by Liz Ivkovich, Ashley Anderson, and Alysia Ramos, with Ching-I Chang Bigelow, and co-produced by loveDANCEmore and the Seven Canyons Trust as part of the Summer Series. The show includes live music and book sales of “When Women Were Birds.”

The Wizard Of Oz @ Pitched Perfectly Studios
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm
The Wizard Of Oz @ Pitched Perfectly Studios | Layton | Utah | United States

OPPA! in Layton Utah is so excited to bring to life the characters from the classic family show, The Wizard of Oz!

The Wizard of Oz is full of amazing costumes, sets, voices, and actors that all come together brilliantly to create a magical show for all ages on the stage at OPPA!

The Wizard of Oz follows Dorothy (Lindsey Pagano) on the journey we all know and love where she meets the Scarecrow (Jake Adams) the Tin Man (Indy Washburn) The Lion (Brandon Stauffer) Glinda the Good Witch (Candra Young) and the Wicked Witch (Sue Alvey) along the yellow brick road. Along with the amazing talent of the leads come over 35 other actors who bring to life all the characters that we love in The Wizard of Oz! This family friendly show with actors as young as 6 and a few… older than that has something for the whole family!

The stage version at OPPA! brings together the sepia tones of Kansas with the beautiful colors of Oz to give your senses a feast as you watch the show!

The Wizard of Oz is directed by Charlene Adams with musical direction by Catherine Washburn. “I love this show,” said Charlene Adams, she continues “it takes me back to my childhood as I watch the characters dance across the stage. I love seeing the eyes of children light up as they discover this show for the first time, don’t miss our amazing cast!”

OPPA! exists to educate, entertain, and inspire children, adults and audiences with theatrical productions that range from musicals, plays, and new works; we train and support the next generation of theatre artists; we provide arts education programs that promote life-long learning; and we celebrate the power of theatre to bring together our community.

Broadway Bound! @ Egyptian Theatre
Aug 19 @ 8:00 pm
Broadway Bound! @ Egyptian Theatre |  |  |

Broadway Bound is on its way to the historic Egyptian Theatre, August 16th-20th. Presented by the Neil Simon Festival -the cast of last year’s hit ‘Brighton Beach Memoirs’ returns with the final part of Mr. Simon’s autobiographical comedy trilogy.

In this go round, Eugene and his older brother Stanley try to break into the world of show business as professional comedy writers while coping with family drama. When their material is broadcast on the radio for the first time, the family is upset to hear a thinly veiled portrait of themselves played for laughs. There’s only one Neil Simon Festival, come join us for an evening of heart and hilarity!

Reduced pricing Wednesday & Thursday!
TICKETS: Wednesday & Thursday $15 House / $19 Front-of-House / $25 Cabaret
Friday – Sunday: $19 House / $23 Front-of-House / $29 Cabaret

Reserve seating at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371

Aug
20
Sun
Broadway Bound! @ Egyptian Theatre
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm
Broadway Bound! @ Egyptian Theatre |  |  |

Broadway Bound is on its way to the historic Egyptian Theatre, August 16th-20th. Presented by the Neil Simon Festival -the cast of last year’s hit ‘Brighton Beach Memoirs’ returns with the final part of Mr. Simon’s autobiographical comedy trilogy.

In this go round, Eugene and his older brother Stanley try to break into the world of show business as professional comedy writers while coping with family drama. When their material is broadcast on the radio for the first time, the family is upset to hear a thinly veiled portrait of themselves played for laughs. There’s only one Neil Simon Festival, come join us for an evening of heart and hilarity!

Reduced pricing Wednesday & Thursday!
TICKETS: Wednesday & Thursday $15 House / $19 Front-of-House / $25 Cabaret
Friday – Sunday: $19 House / $23 Front-of-House / $29 Cabaret

Reserve seating at ParkCityShows.com or 435-649-9371