Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Upper Muley Twist Canyon in Capitol Reef National Park

Weekend Events

New Films

— Deepwater Horizon: Tribune review

— Demon: Tribune review

— Masterminds: Tribune review

— Mia Madre: Tribune review

— Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children: Tribune review

— Queen of Katwe: Tribune review


— “Autumn Voices,” Friday, 7:30 p.m., Caine Performance Hall, Utah State University, 600 N 1150 E, Logan, $8-$10

— Marcin Dylla in Concert, Utah Classical Guitar, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Vieve Gore Concert Hall, Westminster College, 1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, $10-$25

— “Elan,” Repertory Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City, $15-$35

— “Sounds of China,” Utah Presents, Sunday, 6:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, free

— “Thriller,” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through October 29, venues vary

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


— “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

— “Time Stands Still” through October 1, Utah State University

— “Cyrano” through October 8, Brigham Young University

— “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

— “The King’s Men” through October 15, The Sting and Honey Company

— “(Mis)Fitting In” through October 15, Brigham’s Playhouse

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

— “The 39 Steps” through October 22, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

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

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

— “Burn” through October 29, Sackerson

— “Drac-Man vs. Superiorman” through October 29, Off Broadway Theatre

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

Museum Exhibits

Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition on view through 2016; Rebecca Campbell: The Potato Eaters Exhibition through February 18; A Visual Testimony: Minerva Teichert’s Book of Mormon Paintings Exhibition through April 29; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art Exhibition through March 2018; To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2019, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

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; Rock the Vote: Presidential Portrayals Past and Present Exhibition through January 7; Soviet Impressionist Paintings Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

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

Et cetra

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

— Performance Art Festival, Friday and Saturday, Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 East 400 South, Salt Lake City

Moab Pride Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Moab Valley Multicultural Center, 156 N 100 W, Moab