Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneKayenta Trail: A slightly less crowded route to Zion’s Emerald Pools

— Tribune: In one of the last Utah towns where you can see the Milky Way, a new observatory opens ‘a portal to the cosmos’ 

— TribuneMajor changes could be coming for Utah’s deer and elk hunts

Weekend Events

New Films

— Faces Places: Tribune review 

— Wonderstruck: Tribune review 


— “Songs of Love and Support: A Veterans Day Concert,” Friday, 7 p.m., Grand Theatre, 1575 South State Street, Salt Lake City, $5

— Veterans Day Concert, Friday, 7 p.m., Tabernacle, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— Zephyros Wind Quintet, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive and Heritage Drive, Provo, free

— Mozart’s Great Mass with Brahms’ Songs, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $23-$66

— One Voice Children’s Choir, Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m., SCERA Center, 745 South State Street, Orem, $10-$12

— Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, Park City, 328 Main Street, Park City, $10-$34

— “Celebration of Veterans,” Saturday, 10 a.m., SCERA Center, 745 South State Street, Orem, free

— “Heroic Gestures,” Salt Lake Symphony, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $5-$10

— “Pop Music,” Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, 1901 University Circle, Ogden, $6- $7

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

— Veterans Day Program, Saturday, 6 p.m., Sandra Lloyd Performing Arts Center, 12830 South Redwood Road, Riverton, free

— “Carmina Burana,” Ballet West, through November 11, Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City, $29-$87

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


— “The Ice Front” through November 19, Plan-B Theatre Company

— “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

— “Ten Deaths of Hamlet” through November 12, Sackerson

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

— “Clybourne Park” through November 18, Westminster College

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

— “The Mill on the Floss” through November 18, Brigham Young University

— “Noises Off” through November 18, Empress Theatre

— “The Weyward Sisters” through November 18, Pygmalion Productions

— “Where Words Once Were” through November 18, Weber State University

— “A Year with Frog and Toad” through November 18, Utah Valley University

— “You Never Can Tell” through November 19, University of Utah Theatre

— “A Bundle of Trouble” through December 1, Hale Centre Theatre

— “White Rabbit Red Rabbit” through December 2, Utah Presents

— “Desert Star’s Christmas Vacation” through December 20, Desert Star Playhouse

Museum Exhibits

 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; salt 13: Katie Paterson Exhibition through May 20; Spencer Finch: Great Salt Lake and Vicinity 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

— 32nd Annual Spiritual and Religious Art of Utah, Sacred Spaces: Archetypes and Symbols Exhibitions through January 10; 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 

Illuminate Festival, Friday and Saturday, The Gateway, 18 North Rio Grande Street, Salt Lake City

— Family Art Saturday: From Waste to Weaving: Plastic Artifacts, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art