Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Canyon Hollow Trail and Ghost Falls in Corner Canyon  

— TribuneGrab your binoculars: Spring on Great Salt Lake means baby birds galore

— TribuneAmazing Earthfest in Kanab set to celebrate public lands of American West

Weekend Events

New Films

— 3 Generations: Tribune review 

— Buster’s Mal Heart: Tribune review 

— Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent: Tribune review 

— King Arthur: Legend of the Sword: Tribune review 

— Risk: Tribune review 

— Snatched: Tribune review 


— “Story Dance,” Friday, 7 p.m., Orem Public Library, 58 North State Street, Orem, free

— Susan Goodfellow, flute; Lawrence Gee, piano, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— “Look Around,” Diamond Talent Spring Showcase, Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center Dixie State University, 325 South 700 East, Saint George

— Spring Concert, Salt Lake Children’s Choir, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church of Salt Lake City, 12 C Street, Salt Lake City, $6-$10

— “Thank You for the Music!… A Tribute Show,” Salt Lake Men’s Choir, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Bryant Middle School, 40 South 800 East, Salt Lake City, $15

— “Elegant Ella – Centennial Celebration,” Night Star Jazz Orchestra, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Brighton High School, 220 Bengal Boulevard, Salt Lake City, $8-$12

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

— Madeleine Festival of the Arts and Humanities: Tablado Dance Company, Sunday, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— “Coppelia,” Mountain West Ballet, through May 15, Sandy Amphitheater, 1245 East 9400 South, Sandy, $10-$14

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


— “Disney’s My Son Pinocchio Jr.” through May 12, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Emma – A Pop Musical” through May 13, Egyptian Theatre, Park City

— “Nunsense” through May 13, On Pitch Performing Arts 

— “Oliver!” through May 13, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Silent Sky” through May 13, Pygmalion Productions

— “Hand to God” through May 14, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Anne of Green Gables” through May 20, Covey Center for the Arts

— “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” through May 20, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “To Kill a Mockingbird” through May 20, Hale Centre Theatre

— “The Will Rogers Follies: A Life in Revue” through May 20, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “Don Giovanni” through May 21, Utah Opera

— “Annie Get Your Gun” through May 27, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Betty Blue Eyes” through May 27, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Sister Act” through May 27, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “Captain American Fork” through June 3, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Hairspray” through June 3, Grand Theatre

— “Pirates of the Carabeener” through June 10, Off Broadway Theatre

Museum Exhibits

The Future Isn’t What It Used To Be Exhibition through May 13; Kelly O’Neill: ren/der Exhibition through June 3; Out Loud: Identities, Symbolism, and the Self Exhibition through July 8; Rona Pondick and Robert FeintuchHeads, Hands, Feet; Sleeping, Holding, Dreaming, Dying Exhibition through July 15; Céline Downen: Beehive Works Exhibition through August 5, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— 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; 93rd Annual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 8;The Classical Tradition: Serenity, Simplicity and Harmony Exhibition through August 5; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through September 2018, Springville Museum of Art

 Art Starts Here: A KAC Instructor Showcase Exhibition through May 21; Wasatch Back Student Art Show: A Closer Look  Exhibition through May 28, Kimball Art Center

— 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

— “Hats Off to the Arts,” Friday, 3 p.m., The Difiore Center, 307 North Main Street, Saint George

Sugar House Art Walk, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Sugar House

— Family Art Saturday: Silhouette of a Better World, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art                               

Heritage Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Union Station, 2501 Wall Avenue, Ogden