Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Weekend Events

Outdoors Report

Tribune: Nine horses die in Carbon County after eating toxic plant

— Tribune: 40,000 splake splash into Jordanelle Reservoir 

— Tribune: Solitude ski resort acquired by Deer Valley’s new parent company — now one of the biggest skiing networks in North America

New Films

— Won’t You Be My Neighbor?: Tribune review 


— Concerti Performances, Gina Bachauer International Piano Foundation, Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City

— Spring Concert to Honor our Veterans by the West Jordan City Band, Friday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, free

Sinfonia Salt Lake, Saturday, 4 p.m., Main Library, 10 East 400 South, Salt Lake City, free

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


— “Mary Poppins” through June 22, Utah Cultural Celebration Center

— “Hindsight – An Immersive Play in Downtown SLC” through June 23, Sackerson

— “Shrek the Musical” through June 23, SCERA Center

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

— “School of Rock- The Musical” through June 26, The Stage Door Theater, St. George

— “Thoroughly Modern Millie” through June 27, Murray Arts Council 

— “The Three Musketeers” through June 30, Cobb & Co Theater Productions

— “The Who’s Tommy” through June 30, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” through June 30, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” through July 7, Grassroots Shakespeare Company

— “Two Noble Kinsmen” through July 7, Grassroots Shakespeare Company

— “Crazy for You” through July 14, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Doctor U” through July 21, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through July 21, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “Sense & Sensibility” through July 28, Lyric Repertory Company

— “You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown” through August 1, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Peter and the Starcatcher” through August 4, Lyric Repertory Company

— “Annie” through August 11, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Law & Disorder – CS:I Did What?!” through August 18, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Disney’s Tarzan” through August 31, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Who Shot Juanito Bandito” through September 8, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Matilda: The Musical” through October 18, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Cinderella” through October 19, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

Museum Exhibits

— Aundrea Frahm: We Revolve Ceaseless Exhibition through June 23; Nina Katchadourian: Curiouser Exhibition through August 11; Adrien Paci: Albanian Stories, Dana Gluckstein—DIGNITY: Tribes in Transition, Rick Shaefer: Refugee Trilogy Exhibitions through September 29; 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

— Mark Crenshaw: In Bloom Exhibition through June 24; Historias de Ayer y Hoy | Stories of Yesterday and Today Exhibition through July 8, Kimball Art Center 

 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

— Out Loud: Mostly Human Exhibition through July 14; Chase Westfall: Control Exhibition through August 9; Buster Graybill: Informalism Exhibition through September 8; Josh Samson: The Identity Project Exhibition through October 13, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Chiura Obata: An American Modern Exhibition through September 2; 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

World Refugee Day, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Fairmont Park, 1040 East Sugarmont Drive (2225 South), Salt Lake City

Iceland Days, through Sunday, Spanish Fork City Park, 49 South Main Street, Spanish Fork

Panguitch Valley Balloon Rally, through Sunday, 90 East Center Street, Panguitch

Utah Arts Festival, through Sunday, Library Square, 200 East 400 South, Salt Lake City