Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

TribuneUtah’s Bart the Bear: Hollywood star, savior for grizzly habitat

Tribune: Utah eagles killed by West Nile virus 

TribuneGetting in shape key to enjoying the ski slopes 

— For the latest wildlife news and information and the fishing report visit the DWR website

Weekend Events

New Films

— The Punk Singer: Tribune review 


— “Pixar in Concert,” Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$60

— Nellie McKay and the Turtle Island Quartet, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 1750 Kearns Blvd., Park City, $20-$69

— Trio da Paz, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City, $10-$29.50

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


— “Miracle on 42nd Street” through January 4, Deseret Star Playhouse

— “The Winter’s Tale” through January 6, Grassroots Shakespeare Company 

— “Road Show” through January 18, Wasatch Theatre Company 

— “The Foreigner” through February 1, Hale Centre Theatre

— “You Can’t Take it With You” through February 8, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, Ogden

— “Kiss and Tell” through February 8, Hale Center Theater Orem

Museum Exhibits

— Spy Hop Productions; Tala Madani, Exhibitions through January 4; Stephanie Leitch: Untitled Apogee Exhibition through February 22; Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

 PC Collects II; PC Creates; Spiral Bound: The Art of Adam Greener, Exhibitions through January 5, Kimball Art Center

— salt 8: Shigeyuki Kihara; Under Pressure: Contemporary Prints from the Collections of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation, Exhibitions through January 5; The Savage Poem Around Me: Alfred Lambourne’s Great Salt Lake Exhibition through June 15; Exploring Sustainability Exhibition through July 28; LAWRENCE WEINER: BENT TO A STRAIGHT AND NARROW AT A POINT OF PASSAGE Exhibition, Utah Museum of Fine Arts 

 Exploring Play Exhibition through January 11, 2014; 28th Annual Christmas Lamb Exhibition through January 4; 28th Annual Spiritual & Religious Art of Utah Exhibition through January 15; Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2014, Springville Museum of Art 

—  e.g. Monika Bravo: Landscape of Belief Exhibition through March 15; michael whiting: 8-bit modern Exhibition through April 26; Sacred Gifts: The Religious Art of Carl Bloch, Heinrich Hofmann, and Frans Schwartz Exhibition through May 10; Simpler, Brighter, Stronger: Southwestern Art and Early Modernism, 1910-1960 Exhibition through July 26; Edward Burtysnsky: the Industrial Sublime Exhibition through Summer 2014, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

 Et cetra

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

— Winter Farmers Market, every other Saturday, through April 19, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Rio Grande Depot, 300 S Rio Grande St, Salt Lake City