Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Weekend Event

Outdoors Report

— Tribune: Utah wants to put a price tag on its public lands, but is the effort worth it? 

TribuneBrighton will open two lifts on Thursday, kicking off Utah’s ski season Want to get into hunting? Pheasants are perfect game for beginners Lawmakers call for state management plan for Bears Ears

New Films

— Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald: Deseret News review 

— Ralph Breaks the Internet: Tribune review 


— String Chamber Music Recital, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Manon Caine Russell Kathryn Caine Wanlass Performance Hall, Utah State University, 600 North 1150 East, Logan, $5-$10

— Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos 1 & 2, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $15-$68

— Ballet Showcase, Friday and Saturday 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Dance Studio Theatre, Stephen L. Richards Building, Brigham Young University, Provo, $7

— Ballroom Dance Company Concert, Utah Valley University, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Ragan Theater, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $5-$10

— “Flight of Fancy: Cinematic,” Aerial Arts of Utah, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $30

— “Form,” Orchesis Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, 1901 University Circle, Ogden, $8.25-$13

— “Mosaic,” Repertory Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $15-$30

— Cache Symphony Orchestra, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Newel and Jean Daines Concert Hall, Utah State University, 1400 Old Main Hill, Logan, $5-$10

— “Even When He is Silent: Songs of Earth and Heaven,” Salt Lake Choral Artists, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., All Saints Episcopal Church, 1710 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City, $5-$15

— Fall Concert, Northern Utah Youth Symphony and Chamber Orchestra, Saturday, 3 p.m., Ogden High School, 2828 Harrison Boulevard, Ogden, free

 — “Sea Melodies,” Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., Loveland Living Planet Aquarium, 12033 South Lone Peak Parkway, Draper

— “Royal Musings: Music by British Composers,” NOVA Chamber Music Series, Sunday, 3 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $18-$20

— Organ concerts, every Saturday, noon, and every Sunday, 2 p.m., Assembly Hall, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple, Salt Lake City, free


— “Anything Goes” through November 17, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Framed—A Comedy about Art, Marriage, and Ambition” through November 17, Kayenta Arts Foundation

— “Much Ado About Nothing” through November 17, Utah Valley University

— “Murder on the Nile” through November 17, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Ruthless! The Musical” through November 17, Weber State University

— “The Secret Garden” through November 17, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Twelve Angry Jurors” through November 17, Empress Theatre

— “Wait Until Dark” through November 17, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Big Love” through November 18, University of Utah Theatre

— “The Addams Family Musical” through November 24, Ziegfeld Theater 

— “The Scarlet Pimpernel” through November 24, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Radium Girls” through December 8, Brigham Young University

— “Muffet’s Christmas Carol” through December 22, Off Broadway Theatre

— “How the Grouch Stole Christmas” through January 5, Desert Star Playhouse

Museum Exhibits

  JP Orquiz: A Stack of Forms Exhibition through November 17; Working Hard to be Useless Exhibition through December 29; Daniel Everett: Security Questions, Molly Morin: Information Density Exhibitions through January 12; Whoop Dee Doo: Matt Roche and Jaimie Warren Exhibition through March 3, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

 Roots and Branches Exhibition through November 30; 33rd Annual Spiritual & Religious Art of Utah, Journeys: Monomyth and Transformation Exhibitions through January 16; Beginnings: The Mormon Art & Belief Movement Exhibition through February 16; 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

 Marisa Morán Jahn: MIRROR | MASK Exhibition through December 9; salt 14: Yang Yongliang Exhibition through June 2, 2019; 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 AsiaUtah Museum of Fine Arts

— Lasting Impressions: Etchings and Drawings by Carl Bloch Exhibition through January 5; For Home and Country: Posters and Propaganda from the Great War Exhibition through January 12; Pulitzer Prize Photographs Exhibition through March 3; Electronic Gallery: 4.1 Miles Exhibition through March 23; 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

Dreamscapes, Park City Collects III Exhibitions through January 6, Kimball Art Center

Et cetra

Salt Lake Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., venues vary

— Final Cut Film Festival, Friday and Saturday, Pardoe Drama Theatre, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo

— Third Saturday for Families: Printmaking, Saturday, 1 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Marcia and John Price Museum Building, 410 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City