Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoors Report 

— Salt Lake TribuneWild horses get sick at BLM corral in Utah, thwarting a major adoption event

— Salt Lake Tribune: Antelope Island’s annual bison roundup ensures the health of the herd 

— Salt Lake Tribune: Feds shift gears, now say ORVs won’t be allowed in Utah’s national parks; eco-advocates applaud 

Salt Lake Tribune: ORV dust-up spurs a question: Can feds enforce an off-road vehicle ban in Utah’s national parks? Feds want trail riding operation near Zion National Park to stop

— KSL.comBryce Canyon park officials want your input on proposed cell tower on park grounds

New Films

— Jojo Rabbit: Tribune review 


— Chamber Recital, Friday, 6 p.m., David P. Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, free

— Founder’s Day Concert, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Snow College, 150 East College Avenue, Ephraim, $5-$8

— Group for New Music, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, free

— “There’s No Business Like Show Business,” Sounds Choir, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall, Temple Square, Salt Lake City, free

— Halloween Spooktacular Greatest Superhero Movies, Southwest Symphony, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center, Dixie State University, 225 South 700 East, Saint George

— Jenny Oaks Baker and Family Four, Davis Arts Council, Friday, 7 p.m., Alpine Church, 254 West 2675 North, Layton, free

— “Pathways,” Symphonic Band, Friday, 7:30 p.m., De Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $6-$7

— “Stomp,” Cache Arts, Friday, 7:30 p.m., The Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 South Main, Logan, $40-$60

— Wind Orchestra, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Chase Fine Arts Center, Utah State University, 4030 Old Main Hill, Logan, free

— Disney and Pixar’s Coco in Concert, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $20-$88

— “Ballets Russes,” Ballet West, Saturday, 2 and 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, $15-$109

— “Crossroads Ogden,” Ogden Friends of Acoustic Music, Saturday, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden, $35-$75

— “King Kong Live! BYU Philharmonic,” Saturday, 7:30 p.m., De Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $6-$11

— “A Night at the Movies,” Jubilate, Saturday, 7 p.m., All Saints Episcopal Church, 1710 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City, $20

— St. George Dance Company, Kayenta Arts, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Center for the Arts at Kayenta, 881 Coyote Gulch Ct, Ivins, $10-$25

— “WSU Symphony Orchestra: Movie Music,” Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, Ogden, $4.50-$7

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

— Eccles Organ Festival, Sundays, 8 p.m., through November 3, The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— Mozart and Britten, NOVA Chamber Music Series, Sunday, 3 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 410 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City, $30

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


— “Junie B. Jones: The Musical” through November 1, SCERA Center

— “Aladdin Jr.” through November 2, Covey Center for the Arts

— “The Foreigner” through November 2, Vernal Theatre

— “Into the Woods” through November 2, Hurricane Valley Theatrical Company 

— “Sweeney Todd” through November 2, On Pitch Performing Arts

— “The Comedy of Errors” through November 4,  Women of Will

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

— “Sweeney Todd” through November 9, Utah Valley University

— “A Year With Frog and Toad” through November 10, Southern Utah University

— “The Lifespan of a Fact” through November 16, Pioneer Theatre Company

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

— “Wait Until Dark” through November 16, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “Form of a Girl Unknown” through November 17, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “Alice in Wonderland” through November 23, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Doubt” through November 23, An Other Theater Company An Other Theater Company

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

Museum Exhibits

— 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; Rachel Henriksen: Knew/New, Justin Watson: A Farewell to Images, Exhibitions through January 18; Kelsey Harrison: Never an hour for thought Exhibition through January 28, 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; Paintings from the Smithsonian American Art Museum Exhibition through October 4, 2020; 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

– Ars Moriendi: The Art of Death and Dying, 34th Annual Spiritual & Religious Art of Utah Exhibitions through January 15; 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

— Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine Exhibition through JanuaryBecoming America Exhibition through summer 2021, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Et cetra

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

Día de los Muertos, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Union Station, 2501 Wall Avenue, Ogden

Día de los Muertos, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Family History Library, 35 North West Temple Street, Salt Lake City

— Día de los Muertos, Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts, 410 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City