Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Kings Peak via Henrys Fork Trailhead

Weekend Events

New Films

— Blair Witch: Tribune review

— Bridget Jones’s Baby: Tribune review

— Complete Unknown: Tribune review

— The Last Descent: Tribune review 

— Mr. Church: Tribune review

— Snowden: Tribune review

— A Tale of Love and Darkness: Tribune review


— BYU Dance in Concert, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., De Jong Concert Hall, Franklin S. Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, $12-$15

— “Fall Season,” Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Rose Wagner Theatre, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $15-$40

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

— Paradigm Chamber Orchestra, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, $12.50

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


— “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

— “Sight Unseen” through September 23, Sugar Factory Playhouse

— “Oleanna” through September 24, Kayenta Arts Foundation

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

— “Bring It On: The Musical” through September 25, University of Utah Theatre

— “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

— “The Last Ship” through October 1, Pioneer Theatre Company

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

— “Nunsense” through October 1, SCERA Center

— “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

Salt Lake Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Salt Lake City

9th and 9th Street Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., 900 S. 900 E. Salt Lake City

— India Mela, Saturday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Indian Cultural Center of Utah, 1142 West South Jordan Parkway, South Jordan

International Peace Gardens Festival, Saturday, 12 – 5 p.m., Jordan Park, 1060 S. 900 W, Salt Lake City

Provo Pride Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Provo Memorial Park, 800 E Center St, Provo

Salt Lake Pagan Pride Day, Saturday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Liberty Park, 900 South 700 East, Salt Lake City

Festa Italiana, Saturday and Sunday, The Gateway, 18 North Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City

Urban Arts Festival, Saturday and Sunday, The Gallivan Center, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City

Autumn Aloft, through Sunday, Park City

Escalante Canyon Arts Festival, through September 24, Escalante