Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Bridger Lake in the Uinta Mountains

Tribune:  Goblin Valley gets dark sky designation

Tribune: Geysers, selfies, Twitter and trying to find a balance

Weekend Events

New Films

— For the Love of Spock: Tribune review

— I Am Not a Serial Killer: Tribune review

— Our Little Sister: Tribune review

— People vs. Fritz Bauer: Tribune review

— Phantom Boy: Tribune review

— Sully: Tribune review


— Dianne Reeves, JazzSLC, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, $33.50

— “The Road to Broadway Featuring Andrew Samonsky,” Friday, 7:30 p.m., Caine Performance Hall Utah State University, 600 N 1150 E, Logan,

— “Beethoven and Tchaikovsky,” Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$79

— “Big Band Tribute,” Draper Arts Council Draper Arts Council, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Draper Amphitheater, 944 East Vestry Road, Draper, $7-$10

— Caleb Chapman’s Fly Me to the Moon: Sinatra, Crosby, Cole, Bennett and More, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S 1825 W, West Jordan, free

— Music Fest, Saturday, 12 p.m., Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 North Main Street, Bountiful, free

— Ring Around the Rose: African Drums, Repertory Dance Theatre, Saturday, 11 a.m., Leona Wagner Black Box Theater, 138 West 300 South, $5

— “Where Music Ignites UNITY: Remembering 9/11 Concert,” Utah Philharmonic Orchestra, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Draper Park Middle School, 13133 South 1300 East Draper, $5

— Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., De Jong Concert Hall, Franklin S. Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, $40-$75

Moab Music Festival, through September 12, venues vary, Moab

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


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

— “The Addams Family” through September 10, Heritage Theatre

— “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

— “Yellow Umbrellas” through September 10, Bydand Theater

— “Cabaret” through September 11, Utah Repertory Theatre

— “The Winter’s Tale” through September 15, Utah Valley University

— “110 in the Shade” through September 17, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Arsenic and Old Lace” through September 17, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “A Bright New Boise” through September 17, Wasatch Theatre Company

— “La Cage aux Folles” through September 18, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

— “Oleanna” through September 24, Kayenta Arts Foundation

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

— “Herakles” through September 25, Classical Greek Theatre Festival

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

— “Henry V” through October 1, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Legally Blonde the Musical” through October 1, Empress Theatre

— “Nunsense” through October 1, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “The Taming of the Shrew” through October 1, Utah Children’s 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

— “Bull Shark Attack” through October 16, Salt Lake Acting Company

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

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

— “Ghostblasters: We Ain’t Afraid of No Jokes” through November 5, Desert Star Playhouse

Museum Exhibits

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; Andrew Rice: (re)Structured Exhibition through October 8; Cara Krebs: Sehnsucht Exhibition through October 14; Berna Reala: Singing In The Rain Exhibition through November 5; Object[ed]: Shaping Sculpture in Contemporary Art Exhibition through December 17, 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

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

Old Capitol Arts and Living History Festival, Friday and Saturday, Territorial Statehouse State Park, 50 West Capitol, Fillmore

Peach Days, Friday and Saturday, Brigham City, Six North Main, Brigham City

Avenues Street Fair, Saturday, 9 a.m., 6th Ave between I and N Streets, 6th Ave, Salt Lake City

— Family Art Saturday: Found Object Printmaking, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, Salt Lake City

Heritage Festival, Saturday, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m., Historic Main Street Park, 90 East 8720 South, Sandy

Salt Lake Greek Festival, through Sunday, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 279 South 300 West, Salt Lake City