Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Mount Timpanogos via Timpooneke Trail

Weekend Events

New Films

— Anthrodpoid: Tribune review

— Florence Foster Jenkins: Tribune review

— Gleason: Tribune review

— Indignation: Tribune review

— Microbe & Gasoline: Tribune review 

— Pete’s Dragon: Tribune review 

— Sausage Party: Tribune review 


— L’Anarchiste, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 8 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S 1825 W, West Jordan, free

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

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

Concerts in the Park, Tuesday and Friday evenings through August 26, 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


— “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

— “Bye Bye Birdie” through August 13, Timpanogos Arts Foundation

— “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

— “Beauty and the Beast” through August 20, Lehi City Arts

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

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

— “West Side Story” through August 20, Murray Arts in the Park

— “Pirated!” through August 22, Good Company Theatre

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

— “Hairspray” through September 2, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Shrek: The Musical” through September 2, Draper Historic Theatre

— “Hello, Dolly!” through September 3, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “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

— “Transmorfers” through September 10, The Off Broadway Theatre

— “See How They Run” through September 24, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Beauty and the Beast” through October 1, Hale Centre Theatre

— “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

— “Murder for Two” through October 22, Utah Shakespearean Festival

Museum Exhibits

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

Jennifer Seely: Supporting Elements; Jim Williams: 265 I… Home as Self-Portrait Exhibitions through September 24, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Summer Rainfall: Sibylle Szaggars Redford Exhibition through September 25; Take Flight: Alaska from Above Exhibition, Kimball Art Center

Et cetra

Standard Examiner Block Party, Friday, 4 – 10 p.m., Ogden City Amphitheater, 343 25th Street, Ogden

Sugar House Art Walk, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Sugar House

Hot Air Balloon Festival, Friday and Saturday, Sandy City Hall, 10000 Centennial Parkway, Sandy

Park City International Film Festival, Friday and Saturday, George S. & Dolores Dore Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 1750 Kearns Boulevard, Park City

Craft Lake City, through Sunday, The Gallivan Center, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City

Park City Kimball Arts Center, through Sunday, Park City Historic Main Street, 700 Main Street, Park City