Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes 

TribuneSki Lift of the Week: Hidden Lake Express at Powder Mountain 

TribuneBlack Diamond’s innovative avalanche air bag may help save lives  

— For the latest wildlife news and information and the fishing report visit the DWR website 

Weekend Events 

New Films 

— The LEGO Movie: Tribune review 

— The Monuments Men: Tribune review 

— Oscar-nominated documentary shorts: Tribune review 


— Bob Cantonwine Plus River House Band, Intermountain Acoustic Music Association, Friday, 7:30 p.m., South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society,6876 South Highland Drive, Salt Lake City, $5-$10

— Vienna Ball, Salt Lake Symphony, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., University of Utah, Olpin Union Ballroom, 200 South Central Campus, Salt Lake City, $60-$85

— Wasatch Jazz Project, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, free

— “The Sleeping Beauty,” Ballet West, through February 15, Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, $25-$75

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


— “A Few Good Men” through February 8, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “Forever Plaid” through February 8, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Hairspray” through February 8, Midvale Main Street Theatre

— “Kiss and Tell” through February 8,  Hale Center Theater Orem 

— “Our Town” through February 8, Grand Theatre

— “Romeo and Juliet” through February 8, Heritage Theatre

— “You Can’t Take it With You” through February 8, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, Ogden 

— “The Voice of the Prairie” through February 9, Grand Theatre

— “Casey At Bat” through February 15, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “The Light in the Piazza” through February 15, The Ziegfeld Theater  

— “Pygmalion” through February 15, The Echo Theatre 

— “Sort-of the Rings” through February 22, Off Broadway Theatre 

— “Grant and Twain” through March 2, Salt Lake Acting Company 

— “Phantom of The Opera: I’ve Grown Accustomed to Your Face” through March 22, Deseret Star Playhouse 

Museum Exhibits 

– Stephanie Leitch: Untitled Apogee Exhibition through February 22; Utah Museum of Contemporary Art 

– e.g. Monika Bravo: Landscape of Belief Exhibition through March 15; michael whiting: 8-bit modern Exhibition through April 26; Sacred Gifts: The Religious Art of Carl Bloch, Heinrich Hofmann, and Frans Schwartz Exhibition through May 10; Simpler, Brighter, Stronger: Southwestern Art and Early Modernism, 1910-1960 Exhibition through July 26; Edward Burtysnsky: the Industrial Sublime Exhibition through Summer 2014, Brigham Young University Museum of Art 

  Curiouser & Curiouser: The Artwork of James Christensen, Cassandra Barney, Emily McPhie & Family Exhibition through April 6; Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2014, Springville Museum of Art  

 The Savage Poem Around Me: Alfred Lambourne’s Great Salt Lake Exhibition through June 15; Exploring Sustainability Exhibition through July 28; LAWRENCE WEINER: BENT TO A STRAIGHT AND NARROW AT A POINT OF PASSAGE Exhibition, Utah Museum of Fine Arts  

 Et cetra 

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

— Family Art Saturday: Make Believe Books, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 South West Temple, Salt Lake City

— Silent Movie Series, every other Friday, through March 14, 7:30 p.m., 3331 S Edison St (145 E), Salt Lake City

– Winter Farmers Market, every other Saturday, through April 19, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Rio Grande Depot, 300 S Rio Grande St, Salt Lake City