Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoors Report

— Salt Lake TribuneBLM boss Pendley recused from Grand Staircase planning, but he remains listed as Utah counties’ attorney in suit

— KSL.comExperience Naomi Peak, Bear River mountain range’s highest point

— KSL.comHow Utah’s natural resource agency could make more $

— Outdoor recreation created $5.5B in Utah. Here’s how that stacks up with other states 


— “The Dancing Man,” Tanner Dance, Friday, 7 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, 1901 University Circle, Ogden, $10-$15

— Kossler Duo, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Regent Street Black Box, Eccles Theater, 144 South Regent Street, Salt Lake City, $20

— Raul Prieto Ramirez, Organist, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Tabernacle, Temple Square, 50 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

Southern Utah University Wind Symphony and Alumni Band, Friday, 6:30 p.m., Heritage Center Theater, 105 North 100 East, Cedar City, free

— Masterworks I, Southwest Symphony, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center, Dixie State University, 225 South 700 East, Saint George, $15-$28

— Flight of Fancy: Mystique, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also, Saturday, 2 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $25-$30

— Gilbert & Sullivan’s “Ruddigore,” Motley Wandering Minstrels, Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m., Sorenson Unity Center, 1383 South 900 West, Salt Lake City, free

— “In A Galaxy Far, Far Away,” Timpanogos Symphony Orchestra, and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Timberline Middle School, 500 West Canyon Crest Road, Alpine, $8-$12

— Respighi’s Pines of Rome, Utah Symphony, Friday, 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, 5:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $20-$69

— “Traces,” Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 1 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $35

— “Fantastique!” Salt Lake Symphony, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $5-$10

— “Emilys Nelson and Williams: French and American Art Song,” Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Vieve Gore Concert Hall, Westminster College, 1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, free

— All-day Sacred Harp singing, Utah Sacred Harp Singers, through Sunday, St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral, 231 East 100 South, Salt Lake City

Aspen Winds, Sunday, 6:30 p.m., Saint Paul Episcopal Church, 900 South 261 East, Salt Lake City, $5-$10

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


— “Fly More Than You Fall” through September 28, Utah Valley University

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

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

— “The Moors” through September 28, An Other Theater Company

— “The Music Man” through September 28, Music Theatre West 

— “Pride and Prejudice” through September 28, Snow College

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

— “Cagney” through October 5, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through October 5, SCERA Center

— “Little Shop of Horrors” through October 5, Timpanogos Valley Theatre

— “Urinetown: The Musical” through October 5, Utah Valley University

— “Macbeth” through October 6, University of Utah

— “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

— “A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody” through October 12, Covey Center for the Arts

— “The Price” through October 12, Utah Shakespeare Festival

— “Death of a Driver” through October 20, Salt Lake Acting Company

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

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

— “Dracula vs. The Adamns Family” through October 26, Off Broadway Theatre

— “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” through October 26, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

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

— “Adams Family Reunion – A Series of FUNfortunate Events” through November 9, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Thoroughly Modern Millie” through November 23, Hale Center Theater Orem

Museum Exhibits

— After Promontory Exhibition through October 5; Danae Mattes: Where the River WidensPatrick Dougherty: Windswept Exhibitions through October 19; Becoming America Exhibition through summer 2021, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

 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

— Jim Jacobs: The Imperfections That Render Us Visible, Van Chu: Photographic Brushstroke Exhibitions through November 3, Kimball Art Center  

 Spencer Finch: Great Salt Lake and Vicinity, Power Couples: The Pendant Format in Art Exhibitions 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

— SELF: Explorations of Identity Exhibition through May 16; 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

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

The Block Festival, Friday and Saturday, Utah Theatre, 18 West Center Street, Logan

Moab Pride Festival, Friday and Saturday, Moab Arts and Recreation Center, 111 East 100 North, Moab

Santa Clara Swiss Days, Friday and Saturday, 2603 Santa Clara Drive

— Harvest Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Thanksgiving Point, 3003 North Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

— Rock ‘N’ Ribs Festival, Saturday, 12 – 7 p.m., The Gallivan Center, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City

— Sundance Harvest Market, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sundance Resort, 8841 North Alpine Loop Road, Provo