Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Dog Lake — Brighton

Weekend Events

New Films

— Bad Moms: Tribune review

— Café Society: Tribune review

— Hunt for the Wilderpeople: Tribune review

— Jason Bourne: Tribune review

— Life, Animated: Tribune review

— Roseanne For President! Tribune review


— “Exodus,” NOW-ID, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Marriott Center for Dance, University of Utah campus, 330 S. 1500 East, Salt Lake City, $25-$35

— Susie Brown and Crescent Super Band, Midvale Arts Council, Friday, 6 p.m., Midvale City Park, 455 West 7500 South, Midvale, free

— Chamber Music Series, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Utah Theater, 18 West Center Street, Logan, $10-$40

— Sunday Concert Series: Kenley Review Company, Davis Arts Council, Sunday, 7 p.m., Kenley Amphitheater, 405 North Wasatch Drive, Layton, free

Deer Valley Music Festival, through August 9, Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, 2250 Deer Valley Drive South, Park City, $35-$92 ($15 youth)

Park City Beethoven Festival, through August 15, venues and times vary

Concerts in the Park, Tuesday and Friday evenings, 7:30 p.m., Brigham Young Historic Park, State Street and 2nd Avenue, Salt Lake City, free

— Organ concerts, every Saturday, noon, and every Sunday, 2 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free


— “Shrek the Musical” through July 30, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “Peter Pan” through August 4, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “You Can’t Take It With You” through August 4, Lyric Repertory Company

— “Arsenic and Old Lace” through August 5, Lyric Repertory Company

— “Puccini’s Trilogy” through August 5, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Show Boat” through August 5, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery” through August 6, Lyric Repertory Company

— “Peter Pan” through August 6, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Porgy and Bess” through August 6, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Ragtime” through August 6, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Seussical” through August 6, Draper Arts Council 

— ”Singin’ in the Rain” through August 6, Lyric Repertory Company

— “Waiting for the World to End” through August 7, The Hive Theatre Company

— “An Ideal Husband” through August 8, Next Stage Productions

— “Oliver!” through August 8, Alpine Community Theatre

— “The Three Musketeers” through August 8, Cobb & Co Theater Productions

— “Hank Williams: Lost Highway” through August 12, Neil Simon Festival

— “London Suite” through August 12, Neil Simon Festival

— “Brighton Beach Memoirs” through August 13, Neil Simon Festival

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through August 13, Old Barn Community Theatre

— “The Music Man” through August 13, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “On Golden Pond” through August 13, Neil Simon Festival

— “Ramona Quimby” through August 13, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “South Pacific” through August 13, SCERA Center

— “Joseph Smith: Praise to the Man” through August 16, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Li’l Abner” through August 20, Empress Theatre

— “Perfect Pitch: Despicable Glee” through August 20, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Saturday’s Voyeur 2016” through August 30, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Hairspray” through September 2, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Mary Poppins” through September 3, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Much Ado About Nothing” through September 8, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Three Musketeers” through September 9, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Henry V” through September 10, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Ready, Fire, Aim starring Juanito Bandito” through September 10, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Tarzan” through October 12, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Peter Pan” through October 14, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “The Cocoanuts” through October 15, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” through October 15, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Julius Caesar” through October 22, Utah Shakespearean Festival

Museum Exhibits

Jennet Thomas: The Unspeakable Freedom Device Exhibition through July 30; Whitney Bushman: The Greatest Joy You’ll Ever Know Is To Love And Be Loved In Return Exhibition through August 6; Jennifer Seely: Supporting Elements; Jim Williams: 265 I… Home as Self-Portrait Exhibitions through September 24, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Take Flight: Alaska from Above Exhibition, Kimball Art Center

Branding the American West: Paintings and Films 1900-1950 Exhibition through August 13; Capturing the Canyons: Artists in the National Parks Exhibition through August 20; Reality Reorganized: Walter Askin and Wayne Kimball’s Mysterious Discursions Exhibition through August 27; e.g.: “The Way Things Go” Exhibition through August 31; To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2016;Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition on view through 2016; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art  Exhibition through March 2018, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Don’t Read This, Too Exhibition through September 24; Three-Mile Radius Exhibition through October 22; Glimpses of Springville Exhibition through October 29; Lost + Found: In Search of Georgian Art Exhibition through November 19; Soviet Impressionist Paintings Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

Et cetra

Last Friday Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Park City

Springville World Folkfest, Friday and Saturday, Spring Acres Arts Park, 620 South 1350 East, Springville

Wasatch Wildflower Festival, through Sunday, Alta, Snowbird, Brighton and Solitude resorts