Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoors Report

— KSL.comBear spotted on popular trail in Millcreek Canyon, hiker warns Salt Lake City approves $1.3M plan to repair Fisher Carriage House, open rec opportunities to public The secret life of Indian paintbrush Crews work to find cause, clean up after 3,000-foot rockfall in Zion Prehistoric Lake Bonneville trail progresses in Utah

New Films

— David Crosby: Remember My Name: Deseret News review 

— One Child Nation: Deseret News review


— Concert in the Park, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Brigham Young Historic Park, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— “Kalpana – The World of Imagination,” Saturday, 6:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $14-$18

— Sting and The Utah Symphony: Celebrating 100 Years of Zion National Park, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., USANA Amphitheater, 5150 South 6055 West, Salt Lake City, tickets start at $35

Murray Arts in the Park: Acoustic Music Festival, Monday, 6 p.m., Murray Park Amphitheater, 495 East 5300 South, Salt Lake City, $5

Moab Music Festival, through September 12, Various indoor and outdoor venues around Grand County, Utah

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


— “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” through August 31, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Cash on Delivery!” through August 31, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “The Conclusion of Henry VI: Parts Two and Three” through August 31, Utah Shakespeare Festival

— “Matilda” through August 31, Ziegfeld Theater

— “Saturday’s Voyeur 2019” through September 1, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Tiramisu” through September 1, The DiFiore Center

— “Once Upon a Mattress” through September 2, Payson Community Theater 

— “The Book of Will” through September 5, Utah Shakespeare Festival

— “Macbeth” through September 6, Utah Shakespeare Festival

— “Cinderella” through September 7, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Hamleton, To Be Or Not To Be” through September 7, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Newsies” through September 7, The Stage Door Theater

— “Shootout at Shadow Mountain” through September 7, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Sister Act” through September 7, Draper Arts Council

— “Twelfth Night” through September 7, Utah Shakespeare Festival

— “A Wall Apart – An Original Rock Musical” through September 7, Grand Theatre 

— “42nd Street” through September 14, Empress Theatre 

— “Charley’s Aunt” through September 14, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Noises Off!” through September 21, Terrace Plaza Playhouse

— “Man of La Mancha” through September 28, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” through September 28, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “A Brief Waltz in a Little Room” through October 5, Sackerson

— “Every Brilliant Thing” through October 12, Utah Shakespeare Festival

— “Hamlet” through October 12, Utah Shakespeare Festival

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through October 12, Utah Shakespeare Festival

— “Disney’s When You Wish” through October 24, Tuacahn Amphitheater 

— “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” through October 25, Tuacahn Amphitheater

— “The Sound of Music” through October 26, Tuacahn Amphitheater

Museum Exhibits

 Dadson: Roof Gap; Deanna & Ed Templeton: Contemporary Suburbium Exhibition through September 7; Anne Fudyma: Synchronistic Space Exhibition through October 12; Madison Donnelly: Bath House Exhibition through October 26; The League of Reluctant Bicyclists, Ryan Lauderdale: Glazed Atrium, Exhibitions through November 2; Abstraction is Just a Word, But I Use It. Exhibition through January 4, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Pam Bowman and Jacqui Larsen: Things My Mother Taught Me Exhibition through September 8; Van Chu: Photographic Brushstroke Exhibition through November 3, Kimball Art Center  

— Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through summer 2019; 46th Annual Utah Quilt Show, All Aboard! Exhibitions 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; In the Arena: The Art of Mahonri Young Exhibition through September 21; After Promontory Exhibition through October 5; Danae Mattes: Where the River WidensPatrick Dougherty: Windswept Exhibitions through October 19, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

 Spencer Finch: Great Salt Lake and VicinityPower Couples: The Pendant Format in Art Exhibition through December 8; DE | MARCATION:A Survey of Contemporary Photography in Utah Exhibition through January 12; 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

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

Midway Swiss Days, Friday and Saturday, Midway Town Hall, 100 West Main Street, Midway

Sugar House Backyard Bash, Saturday, 11 a.m. – 8 p.m., Fairmont Park, 1040 East Sugarmont Drive (2225 South), Salt Lake City

Park City’s Oktoberfest, through Sunday, Canyons Village at Park City, 4000 Canyons Resort Drive, Park City

Soldier Hollow Classic Sheepdog Championship, through Monday, Soldier Hollow Legacy Park, 2002 Olympic Drive, Midway