Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Many Pools — Zion National Park

Tribune: Wasatch wildflower update: Early blooms emerging in low places

Tribune: Tips to negotiate or avoid the crowds in mighty Zion National Park

Tribune: Planning is key for spring-break travel to southern Utah

Weekend Events

New Films

— CHiPs: Tribune review

— The Last Word: Tribune review

— Life: Tribune review

— Raw: Tribune review

— Song to Song: Tribune review

— Wilson: Tribune review


— “Bach and the Romantic Revival,” Friday, 7:30 p.m., Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 North Main Street, Bountiful, $6.25-$12.50

— Logan Canyon Winds, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— “Elfwyn’s Saga,” Tanner Dance, Friday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, $9.25- $27.50

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

— Michael Tilley, Classical Piano, Zion Canyon Arts Foundation, Saturday, 7 p.m., Canyon Community Center, 126 Lion Boulevard, Springdale, $10-$15

— Pictures at an Exhibition, American West Symphony of Sandy, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $12.50

— Wasatch Ballet, Saturday, 3 p.m., Orem Public Library, 58 North State Street, Orem, free

— Gallery Series, NOVA Chamber Music Series, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Julie Nester Gallery, 1755 B Bonanza Drive, Park City; also, Sunday, 3 p.m., Urban Arts Gallery, 137 S Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City, $25

— Sundays@ 7: Faculty Showcase, Sunday, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, free

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


— “The Marriage of Figaro” through March 25, Weber State University

— “Mary Poppins” through March 25, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Opera Scenes” through March 25, Utah State University

— “Vania and Sonia and Masha and Spike” through March 25, Utah State University

— “Oklahoma!” through March 31, SCERA Center

— “A Streetcar Named Desire” through April 1, Grand Theatre

— “Annie” through April 2, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

— “Not One Drop” through April 2, Plan-B Theatre Company

— “The Crucible” through April 4, Brigham Young University

— “King Charles III” through April 8, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “Peter and the Starcatcher” through April 8, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “The Scarlet Pimpernel” through April 8, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” through April 8, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Treasure Island” through April 15, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “The Lion King” through April 16, Eccles Theater

— “Cutie and the Beast” through April 22, Off Broadway Theatre

Museum Exhibits

45th Annual Utah All-State High School Art Show Exhibition through March 24; From the Studio of Arnold Friberg Exhibition through May 13; Russian Stories, Soviet Ideals; Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art, Exhibitions through June 1; George Beard: Mormon Pioneer Artist with a Camera Exhibition through June 17; The Classical Tradition: Serenity, Simplicity and Harmony Exhibition through August 5; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through September 2018, Springville Museum of Art

Imagining UMOCA Exhibition through April 15; Justin Chouinard: These Ribbons Are Substratum Exhibition through April 22; Gary Jacobson: Some Thoughts Exhibition through May 6; The Future Isn’t What It Used To Be Exhibition through May 13; Rona Pondick and Robert Feintuch: Heads, Hands, Feet; Sleeping, Holding, Dreaming, Dying Exhibition through July 15, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Groundbreaking: Innovations in Clay Exhibition through April 16,  Kimball Art Center

Visual Testimony: Minerva Teichert’s Book of Mormon Paintings; Embracing Diverse Voices: A Century of African-American Art, Exhibitions 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

SLC Flea Market & Swap Meet, Saturday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Utah State Fair Park, 155 North 1000 West, Salt Lake City

— Holi Festival of Colors, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, 8628 South Main Street, Spanish Fork