Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

View wild turkeys in Utah over Thanksgiving holiday

Visit National Parks free for 10 days in 2017

Warm weather delays Utah ski season

Weekend Events

New Films

— Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk: Tribune review

— Bleed for This: Tribune review

— The Edge of Seventeen: Tribune review

— Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Tribune review

— The Handmaiden: Tribune review 

— The Long Way North: Tribune review

— The Love Witch: Tribune review

— The Uncondemned: Tribune review


— American Piano Quartet, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, $6

— Bells on Temple Square, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Tabernacle, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free, tickets required

— “Distant Replay: Pages of the Ages,” Southwest Symphony Orchestra, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center, Dixie State University, 325 South University Avenue., Saint George, $17

— Evening of Percussion, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Pardoe Drama Theatre, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, $6-$10

— “The Phoenix Rises,” Friday, 7 p.m., Body Logic Dance, The Sugar Space Warehouse, 132 S. 800 W., Salt Lake City, $12-$15

— “The Voice Within, Utah Valley University, Chamber Choir, Friday, 7 p.m., Orem Public Library, 58 North State Street, Orem, free

— Barlow Arts: “The Nutcracker,” Friday, 4 and 7:30 p.m.; Saturday, 3 and 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 West Center Street, Provo, $10-$15

— “Brio,” Repertory Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Jeanne Wagner Theatre, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $30

— “Free to Be…” Orchesis Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, 1901 University Circle, Ogden, $10-$12

— The Music of Prokofiev, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $15-$82

— “Moving Words,” SLCC Dance Company, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Grand Theatre, 1575 South State Street, Salt Lake City, $10 or HALF PRICE with 2 non-perishable food items for Food Bank, SLCC students free

— A Night of Broadway presents: “Best of the West End,” Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m., SCERA Center, 745 South State Street, Orem, $10-$12

— The New York Five, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City, $10-$29.50

— Northern Utah Youth Symphony and Chamber Orchestras Concert, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Mountain Crest High School, 255 South 800 East, Hyrum, free

— Noteworthy, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., De Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, $10-$12

— “Musiké Original Expression of Poetry, Flamenco & Jazz,” Zion Canyon Arts Foundation,  Sunday, 7 p.m., Canyon Community Center, 126 Lion Boulevard, Springdale, $10-$15

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


— “Informed Consent” November 18, University of Utah Theatre

— “New Kid” through November 18, Utah Valley University

— “Selected Shorts: Modern Fairytales” November 18, Brigham Young University

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

— “The Girl Who Grew Too Fast” through November 19, Utah State University

— “Oklahoma!” through November 19, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Six Characters in Search of an Author” through November 19, Weber State University

— “Trojan Women” through November 19, Utah Valley University

— “Two Gentlemen of Verona” through November 19, Westminster College

— “Arcadia” through November 20, University of Utah Theatre

— “Beautiful — The Carole King Musical” through November 20, Eccles Theater

— “Heathers: The Musical” through November 20, Utah Repertory Theatre

— “One Big Union” through November 20, Plan-B Theatre Company

— “Mary Poppins” through November 21, West Jordan Youth Theatre

— “Little Shop of Horrors” through November 26, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

— “Anne of Green Gables” through December 3, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Sister Act” through December 3, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Travesties” through December 3, Brigham Young University

— “Miracle on 3rd and Main Street” through December 24, Off Broadway Theatre

Museum Exhibits

Lost + Found: In Search of Georgian Art Exhibition through November 19; Rock the Vote: Presidential Portrayals Past and Present Exhibition through January 7; 31st Annual Religious & Spiritual Art of Utah; Forgotten Angels and Other Heavenly Beings, Exhibitions through January 11; Soviet Impressionist Paintings Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

[Objected]: Shaping Sculpture in Contemporary Art; Mike Lee: Digital Mirror: Selfie Consciousness, Exhibitions through December 17; Work in Progress; Alyce Carrier: Old Work, Exhibitions through January 14, Utah Museum of Contemporary 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

Carl Richards: This is Where I Draw the Line Exhibition through January 8, Kimball Art Center

Et cetra

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

— Third Saturday for Families: Family Tree Printmaking, Saturday, 1 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex, 1720 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City