Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the week: Limber Pine Nature Trail in Logan Canyon

Tribune: Utah’s waterfowl slam paying dividends

Tribune: Now’s time to learn how to skate, curl or play hockey

Weekend Events

New Films

— The Birth of a Nation: Tribune review

— The Girl on the Train: Tribune review

— The Great Gilly Hopkins: Tribune review

— Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life: Tribune review


— Chamber Singers, Concert Choir, and Women’s Choir, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Dolores Dore Eccles Fine Arts Center, Dixie State University, 255 South 700 East, Saint George, $5

— Jason Hardink with Fry Street Quartet, Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $12-$25

— Local Concert Series: Michelle Moonshine and Six Feet in the Pine, Intermountain Accoustic Music Association, Friday, 7:30 p.m., South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6876 South Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, $7-$12

— Matt Haimovitz, Utah Presents, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $5-$25

— Utah Regional Ballet in Concert, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 West Center Street, Provo, $12-$24

— Joshy Soul & The Cool, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S 1825 W, West Jordan, free

— “Origins: A Latin Musical Journey,” Saturday, 7 p.m., Jeanne Wagner Theatre, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $15

Park City Autumn Classics Beethoven Festival, through October 10,

— “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


— “Cyrano” through October 8, Brigham Young University

— “Tarzan” through October 12, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Peter Pan” through October 14, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” through October 15, Weber State University

— “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

— “Legally Blonde Jr.” through October 15, Hale Center Theater Orem

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

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

— “Carmen” through October 16, Utah Opera

— “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

— “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown” through October 22, Sandy Arts Guild

— “The Nether” through October 23, Good Company Theatre

— “The 39 Steps” through October 29, Covey Center for the Arts

— “The Addams Family” through October 29, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Burn” through October 29, Sackerson

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

— “Into the Woods” through October 29, Draper Historic Theatre

— “Jekyll & Hyde” through October 29, Grand Theatre

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

— “Catch Me If You Can” through November 19, Hale Center Theater Orem

Museum Exhibits

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

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

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

Et cetra

First Friday Art Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Historic 25th Street, Ogden

— Family Art Saturday: Glorious Goo, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Rock ‘N’ Ribs Festival, Saturday, 12 – 7 p.m., The Gallivan Center, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City