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Regardless of coronavirus, Utah film theaters and a few cultural venues staying open — with limitations

Cabin fever is a minor ailment in comparison with COVID-19 — however lots of people could endure from it within the coming weeks, with so many locations closing and occasions being canceled in response to the coronavirus outbreak. A number of Salt Lake Metropolis-area entities are remaining open, although with restrictions to remain inside the state of Utah’s really useful limits towards mass gatherings. This record could also be topic to vary, however these are among the many companies working to remain open: • The Megaplex Theatres chain, which has…

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Advocates need extra artwork academics in Utah colleges and one other monetary increase for cultural teams

The Utah Cultural Alliance desires to ensure there may be an artwork instructor working in each elementary faculty within the state — and it’s asking the Utah Legislature for $15 million over 5 years to make that occur. The request is among the alliance’s high priorities within the session underway, as the humanities neighborhood tries a brand new, extra unified strategy to requesting public funding. Appropriations for this system are about $11 million per 12 months, with 80% coming from the state and 20% from native faculty districts. And whereas…

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