Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoors Report 

— KSL.comDinosaur National Monument newest park to allow electronic bikes

New Films

— Joker: Tribune review 


— Fall Choral Showcase, Friday, 7 p.m., Noorda Center for the Performing Arts, Utah Valley University, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $5-$10

— The Osmond Chapman Orchestra, Friday, 7 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 West Center Street, Provo, $100-$130

— “True Light: Accessing Stillness,” Southern Utah University, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Heritage Center Theater, 105 North 100 East, Cedar City, $5-$10

— “Inside Outside,” Repertory Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Jeanne Wagner Theatre, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $30

— Fall Concert, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, 1901 University Circle, Ogden, $6-$7

 — The Fremont String Quartet—Principal Musicians from the Utah Symphony, Celebrity Concert Series, Saturday, 3 and 7:30 p.m., Dolores Dore Eccles Fine Arts Center, 255 South 700 East, Saint George, $25

— The Kobie Watkins Grouptet, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Noorda Center for the Performing Arts, Utah Valley University, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $15-$40

Park City Beethoven Festival, through October 12, venues vary

— “Thriller,” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through November 2, venues vary

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


— “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

— “La Bohème” through October 11, Kayenta Arts

— “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 Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane” through October 12, Utah State University

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

— “Disney’s Freaky Friday the Musical” through October 14, Four Seasons Theatre Company

— “Disaster! The Musical” through October 19, Empress Theatre 

— “Into the Woods” through October 19, On Pitch Performing Arts

— “The Mystery of Edwin Drood” through October 19, Sandy Arts Guild

— “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

— “Annie Get Your Gun” through October 26, Old Barn Community Theatre

— “Curtains” through October 26, Grand Theatre 

— “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

— “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” through October 28, Draper Historic Theatre

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

— “Mamma Mia: The Musical” through November 16, Terrace Plaza 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

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

Park City Wine Festival, Friday and Saturday, 333 Historic Main Street, Park City

— Performance Art Festival, Friday and Saturday, Salt Lake City Public Library, Main Branch, 210 East 400 South, Salt Lake City

Fall Festival, Saturday, 5 – 8 p.m., Shay Park, 516 West Aspen Hills Blvd., Saratoga Springs

Banff Mountain Film Festival, Saturday and Sunday, Grand County High School, 608 South 400 East, Moab