Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Weekend Event

Outdoors Report

— Salt Lake TribuneCentury-old silver mines are long gone. But tainted tailings are still polluting Park City. Now the feds are suing to clean up the Superfund site.

— Salt Lake Tribune: Tribes will win their lawsuit and Obama’s Bears Ears National Monument will be back, former Interior boss tells Utah crowd 

— Fun early spring activity recommendations  

New Films

— Dumbo: Tribune review 

— Shazam! Tribune review 


— Cosmopolitan Baroque: Ka-Wai Yu & Company, Kayenta Arts, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Center for the Arts at Kayenta, 881 Coyote Gulch Ct, Ivins, $30

— “Sacred to Sublime,” American West Chorus, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Community of Grace Presbyterian Church, 2015 East Newcastle Drive, Sandy, $5-$10

— Sierra Boggess in Concert, Friday, 8:30 p.m., Noorda Theatre, Utah Valley University, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $15-$45

— Wasatch Ballet in Concert, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 West Center Street, Provo, $12-$15

— Dvořák’s “New World” Symphony, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $15-$101

— “An Evening of Britten and Bernstein,” Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Tabernacle, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— “Illuminate,” Valley Dance Ensemble, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., The Ellen Eccles Theatre in Logan, 43 South Main, Logan, $6-$12

— Parsons Dance, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 1750 Kearns Boulevard, Park City, $29-$79

— “Rebirth,” Junction Dance Co., through Sunday, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $17

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


— “The Little Mermaid” through March 30, SCERA Center

— “The Scarlet Pimpernel” through March 30, Bluffdale Arts

— “Mamma Mia!” through March 31, Ziegfeld Theater

— “Macbeth” through April 1, Utah Cultural Celebration Center

— “An American in Paris” through April 6, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Charley’s Aunt” through April 6, St. George Musical Theater

— “Urinetown: The Musical” through April 6, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “…Of Color” through April 7, Plan-B Theatre Company 

— “20,000 Leagues Under the Sea” through April 13, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” through April 13, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Little Shop of Horrors” through April 13, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Sweat” through April 13, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “All Shook Up” through April 20, Empress Theatre 

— “Disney’s Newsies” through April 20, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “La Traviata” through April 20, Lyrical Opera Theater

— “Steel Magnolias” through June 1, Hale Centre Theatre

Museum Exhibits

— Cold Places: Photographs by Sue FloodPaul Crow: On Ice Exhibitions through April 7, Kimball Art Center

— Claire Taylor: Transcendence by Observation Exhibition through April 20; Heidi Jensen: Sit Comfortably In a Darkened Room and Think of Nothing Exhibition through May 4; Lenka Clayton: Under These ConditionsMike Simi: Getting’ By Exhibitions through May 11; Shady Acres Exhibition through May 25; See Me: Primary Children’s Hospital Art Therapy Department Exhibition through June 1, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

 salt 14: Yang Yongliang Exhibition through June 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

— Magic and Machine: Fantasy and Sci-Fi in Utah Art Exhibition through August 3; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through summer 2019; All Aboard! Exhibition through September 21; 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

— To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2019; Danae Mattes: Where the River WidensPatrick Dougherty: Windswept Exhibitions through October 19, 2019, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Et cetra

Last Friday Gallery Stroll, Friday,  6 – 9 p.m., Park City

Holi Festival of Colors, Saturday and Sunday, Sri Sri Radha Krishna Temple, 8628 South Main Street, Spanish Fork