Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Weekend Events

New Films

— Trek: The Movie: Tribune review 


— Gerta and Moriah, Davis Arts Council, Friday, 7 p.m., Alpine Church, 254 West 2675 North, Layton, free

— Kevin Kenner, Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $8-$25

— The Singing Bois, Utah Presents, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, University of Utah, 1395 East President’s Circle, Salt Lake City, $5-$20

— Tchaikovsky’s “Little Russian” and Prokofiev with Conrad Tao, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $15-$66

— Lee Family Concert—Pianist Brandon and Vocalist McKenzie Lee, Kayenta Arts Foundation, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Center for the Arts at Kayenta, 881 Coyote Gulch Ct, Ivins, $15-$30

— Utah Lyric Opera Young Artists Concert, Saturday, 4 p.m., Orem Public Library, 58 North State Street, Orem, free

— The Madeleine Festival presents The American Festival Chorus And Orchestra, Sunday, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— Riverdance, through April 8, Eccles Theater, 131 S. Main Street, Salt Lake City, $35-$80

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


— “Robin Hood” through April 7, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Single Wide” through April 7, Brigham Young University

— “Short Attention Span Theatre” through April 7, Utah Valley University

— “Thoroughly Modern Millie” through April 7, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “A View from the Bridge” through April 7, Grand Theatre

— “Class of ‘94” through April 14, Weber State University

— “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” through April 14, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “The Little Miamaid” through April 14, Off Broadway Theatre

— “The Memory of Water” through April 14, Westminster College

— “Jump” through April 15, Plan-B Theatre Company

— “Our Country’s Good” through April 15, University of Utah Theatre

— “Falstaff” through April 22, Lyrical Opera Theater 

— “Fun Home” through May 13, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Tuck Everlasting” through June 23, Hale Centre Theatre

Museum Exhibits

 Aundrea Frahm: We Revolve Ceaseless Exhibition through April 14; M.C. Escher: Other Worlds Exhibition through May 19; Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition through 2018; To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2019, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

— Nicole Pietrantoni: Alas, Alack; Wildness: Drawings and Prints by Fred Montague Exhibitions through April 15, Kimball Art Center

 EARL GRAVY: HOMEBODIES, AWAY TEAMSMerritt Johnson: Exorcising America Exhibitions through May 12, Dream: Egyptian Theatre Youtheatre Exhibition through May 19; Desire Lines Exhibition through May 26, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Wit & Whimsy: off the deep end Exhibition through May 19; Russian Stories, Soviet Ideals Exhibition through June 1; Speaking Volumes |Transforming Exhibition through June 2; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through summer 2019; Round Up: Icons of the West Exhibition through June 19, 2021, Favorite Ladies: Patterns, People, and Play, SMA: Milestones and Memories Exhibitions ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

 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

Et cetra

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

Thin Air Innovation Festival, Friday and Saturday, Park City Live, 427 Main Street, Park City

Founder’s Day and Frybread Festival, through Sunday, Bluff