“Uranium, the Musical” premiers at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 9 at Star Hall, 159 E. Center Street, with an encore performance at 2 p.m. Sunday.
Strings students from Grand County middle and high schools performed in the Sounds of the Grand Orchestra on Wednesday, Feb. 27, in the Grand County High School auditorium. Jazzy numbers like “Blue Tango” and “The Pink Panther” were performed, as was a classical piece composed by Johann Sebastian Bach.
The Sixth Annual Moab International Film Festival is Friday-Sunday, March 1-3 at Star Hall. Denise Felaar and Nathan Wynn founded the festival because, “We wanted to go to the movies and we didn’t want to see the movies that were showing,” said festival cofounder Wynn.
Uranium is no laughing matter. It is the raw material inside nuclear energy and atomic bombs, a mineral with a half-life of billions of years, a substance that can cause cancers.
The National Park Service Southeast Utah Group has named Antonio (Tony) Savarese as the 2019 Community Artist in the Parks.