Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Weekend Events

Outdoors Report

— Tribune: Keep an eye (and ear) out for coughing sheep in Zion National Park

— KSLFishing slams for anglers in Utah

New Films

— Christopher Robin: KSL review 


— 3hattrio Performs American Desert Music: Gloriously Beautiful, Savagely Strange, Kayenta Arts Foundation, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Center for the Arts at Kayenta, 881 Coyote Gulch Ct, Ivins, $10-$30

— Baile Latino/Latin Dance, Saturday, 7 p.m., Springville Public Library, 50 South Main, Springville

— Josh Wright Classical Piano, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 8 p.m., Holladay City Hall, 4580 South 2300 East, Salt Lake City, free

— Ogden Concert Band, Davis Arts Council, Sunday, 5 p.m., Kenley Amphitheater, 403 North Wasatch Drive, Layton, free

— Deer Valley Music Festival, through August 10, Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater, 2250 Deer Valley Drive South, Park City

— Park City Beethoven Festival, through August 13, venues vary

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


— “The Barber of Seville” through August 3,  Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Grey Gardens” through August 3, Lyric Repertory Company

— “Into the Woods” through August 3,  Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Amazing Grace” through August 4,  Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Macbeth” through August 4, Lyric Repertory Company

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

— “The Secret Garden” through August 4, Utah Festival Opera & Musical Theatre

— “Steel Magnolias” through August 4, Kayenta Arts Foundation

— “Tarzan” through August 4, On Pitch Performing Arts 

— “Fireside in Zarahemla” through August 5, Neil Simon Festival

— “Peter Pan” through August 6, West Side Theatre Co. 

— “William Blake in Hollywood” through August 7, Neil Simon Festival

— “Jake’s Women” through August 10, Neil Simon Festival

— “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” through August 10, Neil Simon Festival

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

— “Annie Get Your Gun” through August 11, Ogden Musical Theatre 

— “Beauty and the Beast Jr.” through August 11, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Biloxi Blues” through August 11, Neil Simon Festival

— “The Drowsy Chaperone” through August 11, Old Barn Community Theatre

— “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” through August 11, Neil Simon Festival

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through August 11, Sandy Arts Guild

— “Million Dollar Quartet: The Musical” through August 11, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Oklahoma!” through August 11, Sundance Mountain Resort

— “The Tempest: O Brave New World” through August 11, Renaissance Now Theatre and Film 

— “Bye Bye Birdie” through August 18, SCERA Center

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

— “Twelfth Night” through August 18, Renaissance Now Theatre and Film 

— “The Nerd” through August 25, Covey Center for the Arts

— “Thoroughly Modern Millie” through August 25, Draper Historic Theatre

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

— “Big River” through September 1, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Newsies” through September 1, Hale Centre Theatre

— “The Pirates of Penzance” through September 1, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Saturday’s Voyeur 2018” through September 2, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Henry VI Part One” through September 6, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Merchant of Venice” through September 7, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “H.M.S. Pinafore” through September 8, Off Broadway Theatre

— “The Merry Wives of Windsor” through September 8, Utah Shakespearean Festival

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

— “Singing in the Rain” through September 15, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “Disney’s My Son Pinocchio” through September 22, Hale Centre Theatre

— “An Iliad” through October 9, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Foreigner” through October 13, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Othello” through October 13, Utah Shakespearean Festival

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

— “Cinderella” through October 19, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “The Prince of Egypt” through October 20, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

Museum Exhibits

— Chase Westfall: Control Exhibition through August 9; Buster Graybill: Informalism Exhibition through September 8; Josh Samson: The Identity Project Exhibition through October 13; SLUG Retrospective: 30 Years Under the Influence Exhibition through October 20; Working Hard to be Useless Exhibition through December 29; Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— 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

— 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

— Reclaimed: Mixed-media Paintings by Erin Westenskow Berrett Exhibition through September 2, Kimball Art Center 

 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

Et cetra

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

Bear Lake Raspberry Days, Friday and Saturday, Garden City Park, 400 South Bear Lake Boulevard, Garden City

Spring City Bluegrass Festival, Friday and Saturday, 150 East Center, Spring City

Ogden Pride Festival, Saturday, 12 – 8 p.m., Ogden City Amphitheater, 343 25th Street, Ogden

Utah Ukulele Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 8 p.m., Willow Park, 450 West, 700 South, Logan

Kimball Arts Festival, through Sunday, Kimball Art Center, 1401 Kearns Boulevard, Park City