Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Weekend Events

Outdoors Report

— Tribune:  Alta’s Onno Wieringa gets skiing’s national lifetime achievement award

— Utahn only person to complete rare Trout Fantasy Slam; here’s how you can, too Massive public lands bill would create new national monument, wilderness areas in central Utah

New Films

— The Judge: Tribune review 


— “A Musical Tour Through Europe,” Timpanogos Symphony Orchestra, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Timberline Middle School, 500 West Canyon Crest Road, Alpine, $8-$10

— “On Wings of Song,” Salt Lake Children’s Choir, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 1929 South 2300 East, Salt Lake City, $6-$10

— Tyagaraja and Purandhara Daasa Aradhana 2018, Friday and Saturday, times vary, Indian Cultural Center of Utah, 1142 West South Jordan Parkway, South Jordan, $10-$15

— “Carmina Burana,” American West Symphony and Chorus of Sandy, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 8575 South 700 East, Sandy, $5-$10

— Mariachi Sol de Jalisco with Ballet Folklorico de Las Americas, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, free

— “Sun and Moon,” Tanner Dance, Saturday, 10 a.m., 1 p.m., 4 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, University of Utah, 1395 East President’s Circle, Salt Lake City, $7

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


— “Art” through May 12, Kayenta Arts Foundation

— “Camelot” through May 12, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

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

— “What We’re Up Against” through May 13, Wasatch Theatre Company

— “Pirates of Penzance Jr.” through May 14, Brigham City Fine Arts Center

— “The Full Monty” through May 19, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “Lucky Stiff” through May 19, Empress Theatre

— “Steel Magnolias” through May 19, On Pitch Performing Arts 

— “Die Fledermaus” through May 20, Utah Opera

— “9 to 5: The Musical” through May 26, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “Mama Mia!” through May 26, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “Next Fall” through May 26, An Other Theater Company 

— “The Parent Trap” through May 26, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Steel Magnolias” through May 26, Covey Center for the Arts

— “Sense and Sensibility” through June 2, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Spamilton – A Parody – 1776 Trombones” through June 2, Desert Star Playhouse

— “The Music Man” through June 9, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Bye-Bye Birdie” through June 16, Brigham’s Playhouse

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

Museum Exhibits

 EARL GRAVY: HOMEBODIES, AWAY TEAMSMerritt Johnson: Exorcising AmericaWren Ross: The Forge, The Gibbous, The Heron, The Oilcan: Contemporary Constellations For Navigation, Exhibitions through May 12, Dream: Egyptian Theatre Youtheatre Exhibition through May 19; Desire LinesJulius von Bismarck: Landscape Paintings, Exhibitions through May 26; Out Loud: Mostly Human Exhibition through July 14, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

 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

— 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; 94th Annual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 7; 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

Wasatch Back Student Art Show: Art and the Environment; Mark Crenshaw: In Bloom, Exhibitions through May 27, Kimball Art Center

Et cetra

— Urban Bird Festival, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., Tracy Aviary, 589 East 1300 South, Salt Lake City

Arts & Crafts Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Draper City Park, 12500 South 1300 East, Draper

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

— Heritage Festival, Saturday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m., Union Station, 2501 Wall Avenue, Ogden