Scene clips for Dec. 19
Park City ‘Nutcracker’ at the Eccles Center
The Park City Dance Academy will present its annual production of "The Nutcracker" at the Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 1750 Kearns Blvd., on Saturday, Dec. 19, at 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. This Park City holiday tradition brings the magic of "The Nutcracker" to life as dancing elephants, soldiers, mice, puppets and toys from many lands come alive to entertain the Prince and Clara. Tickets are $15 to $25 and can be purchased by visiting http://www.parkcitydance.com or at the door.
Park City Christmas Bird Count
The Utah Birders will present the fifth annual Park City Christmas Bird Count on Sunday, Dec. 20. The event will start with a meeting at Park City Bread and Bagel, 3126 Quarry Road at Pinebrook, at 7:45 a.m. The group will split up into several teams to cover areas from Jordanelle north to Jeremy Ranch and from Summit Park east to Rockport and Peoa. While the bird count is a free event, Utah Birders encourage anyone who participates to donate $5 to help with its conservation effort for birds in Utah.
The Players Present ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’
The Players troupe will perform "How the Grinch Stole Christmas" at the Summit County Library, Kimball Junction Branch, 1885 W. Ute Blvd., in Monday, Dec. 21, at 6 p.m. The Players will perform with live music. Admission is free. For more information, visit http://www.thesummitcountylibrary.org.
It’s a Beautiful Day at the Egyptian Theatre
The psychedelic sounds of It’s a Beautiful Day will fill the Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., on Monday. Dec. 21, and Tuesday, Dec. 22, at 8 p.m. Tickets range from $29 to $45 and can be purchased by visiting http://www.parkcityshows.com.
Art Talk: ‘Collaborative Intelligence’
The Kimball Art Center will present a free art talk titled "Collaborative Intelligence" at the Deer Crest Club at St. Regis Deer Valley on Monday, Dec. 21, at 6 p.m. "Collaborative Intelligence" is also a book about the transformative power of collaborative thinking and is the culmination of more than fifty years of original research that draws on Dr. Dawna Markova’s background in cognitive neuroscience and her most recent work alongside Angie McArthur at Professional Thinking Partners. Professional Thinking Partners is an organization that teaches collaborative thinking to CEOs and senior executives around the world. For more information, visit http://www.kimballartcenter.org.
Ziegfeld Theater Company plans to make a Park City Splash with ‘Singin’ in the Rain’