Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— Tribune: For Utah’s beautiful autumn leaves, wheelchair access and a living classroom, visit Cascade Springs

— Tribune: Hit the hills for one last chance to see Utah’s autumn best 

— Tribune: Utah teens catch mountain-biking team racing in a big way 

— Tribune: Latest Warren Miller ski movie takes Utahns to exquisite distant slopes 

 Weekend Events

New Films                                                                          

— Columbus: Tribune review 

— Lucky: Tribune review 

— Marshall: Tribune review 

— Professor Marston and the Wonder Women: Tribune review

— Romeo & Juliet: Tribune review

— So B. It: Tribune review 


— Bodytraffic, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, 1901 University Circle, Ogden, $10-$35

— “BRINE: Disembodied We,” Friday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $18

— Crescent Super Band, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S 1825 W, West Jordan, free

— “Firebird,” Imagine Ballet Theatre, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden, $16.50

— Ring Around the Rose: Plan – B Theatre, Saturday, 11 a.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $5.50

— “Time and Space,” West Valley Symphony of Utah, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 West 3100 South, West Valley City, free

— “An American In Paris,” through Sunday, Eccles Theater, 131 S. Main, $38-$149

— “Thriller,” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through October 31, various venues

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


— “The Glorious Story Emporium” through October 14, Brigham Young University

— “The Heart of Robin Hood” through October 14, Hale Center Theatre

— “How To Fight Loneliness” through October 14, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “We Foxes” through October 14, Weber State University

— “La bohème” through October 15, Utah Opera

— “Surely Goodness and Mercy” through October 15, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Disney’s Newsies” through October 18,  Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Shrek the Musical” through October 20, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “The Addams Family” through October 21, Sandy Arts Guild

— “Jekyll & Hyde: The Musical” through October 21, The Stage Door Theater

— “Long Lost First Play” through October 21, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Mama Mia!” through October 21, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “The Mystery of Edwin Drood” through October 21, Empress Theatre

— “The Tavern” through October 21, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Arsenic and Old Lace” through October 23, Draper Historic Theatre

— “Love and Information” through October 28, Westminster College

— “Perdida” through October 28, Grand Theatre

— “A Tale of Two Cities” through October 28, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Wait Until Dark” through October 28, Heritage Theatre

— “War of the Worlds” through October 28, Covey Center for the Arts

— “Marie Antoinette” through October 29, Good Company Theatre

— “Guys and Dolls” through November 4, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “Wicked-er!” through November 4, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Jekyll and Hyde: The Musical Thriller” through November 11, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “She Loves Me” through November 11, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Mercury” through November 12, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Forever Plaid” through November 15, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Hello Dolly!” through November 18, Hale Center Theater Orem

Museum Exhibits

 Manley: Shrinking Room Exhibition through October 21; Al Ahad: The Hijab Project Exhibition through November 18; Jaime Salvador Castillo & Michael Anthony García: whereABOUTS Exhibition through December 9; Cities of Conviction Exhibition through January 6; Anna Betbeze: Dark Sun, Carol Sogard: Artifacts for the 23rd Century Exhibitions through January 14, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

 Photo-Secession: Painterly Masterworks of Turn-of-the-Century Photography Exhibition through December 2; Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition through 2018; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art Exhibition through March; The Interpretation Thereof: Contemporary LDS Art and Scripture Exhibition through March 31; To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2019, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

— Ilse Bing Exhibition through December 31; Las Hermanas Iglesias: HERE, HERE Exhibition through January 28; ongoing exhibitions: Arts of AfricaAmerican and Regional Art: Mythmaking and Truth-Telling; Chinese Art: Emulation and Innovation; European Art; Ancient Mediterranean Art: Res Mortis; Ancient Mesoamerica; Modern and Contemporary Art: A Fuller Picture; Arts of the Pacific; Greater Merit: The Temple and Image in South Asia, Utah Museum of Fine Arts

— Wit & Whimsy: off the deep end Exhibition through May 19; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through September 2018; Round Up: Icons of the West Exhibition through June 19, 2021, Springville Museum of Art

Et cetra

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

Red Rock Arts Festival, Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m. – 9 p.m., Moab Arts and Recreation Center, 111 East 100 North, Moab

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

Utah Inclusive Arts Festival, Saturday, 12 – 3 p.m., Hartvigsen School, 5400 S. 1510 W., Taylorsville