Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoors Report 

— Salt Lake Tribune: Typical ski pass climbs toward $100 in Utah, with one resort charging $209 some days 

— Salt Lake TribuneUtah hunters killed 20 rare trumpeter swans by accident this year. Here’s why that matters.

Salt Lake Tribune: Hiking fees set to double in parts of Bears Ears National Monument 

Salt Lake Tribune: Climbing, canyoneering now require permits at Utah’s Capitol Reef 

Salt Lake Tribune: BLM gets a new boss in Utah as feds shuffle key positions

— KSL.comHere’s how to enjoy Utah’s outdoors during winter without breaking the bank

— KSL.com5 New Year’s resolutions for outdoor enthusiasts Washington City man logs 50K miles on mountain bike – and still counting Snowbasin benefits from 3rd snowiest year on record


— Antelope Chamber Players, Davis Arts Council, Friday, 7 p.m., Alpine Church, 254 West 2675 North, Layton, free

— BYU Trumpet Festival: Artist Recital, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive and Heritage Drive, Provo, free

— Debussy’s La mer, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $10-$92

— “Emerge,” Repertory Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $12-$15

Andrea Hughes, Saturday, 7 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 203 South 200 East, Salt Lake City, $15

— Monty Alexander Trio, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, $10-$29.50

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


— “A Christmas Carol: Part II – Scrooged Again” through January 4, Desert Star Playhouse

— “The Emperor’s New Clothes” through January 4, Covey Center for the Arts

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through January 11, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Mauritius” through January 18, Pinnacle Acting Company 

— “Seussical” through January 18, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Man With the Pointed Toes” through February 8, Hale Center Theater Orem

Museum Exhibits

— 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

— Annual Christmas Lamb Art Show Exhibition through January 4; Ars Moriendi: The Art of Death and Dying34th Annual Spiritual & Religious Art of Utah Exhibitions through January 15; Sketchy: Drawings and Studies from the Permanent Collection Exhibition through April 25; 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

— Creative Journeys, 1401, Exhibitions through January 5, Kimball Art Center

— 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 Africa; American 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 AsiaUtah Museum of Fine Arts

— Rend the Heavens: Intersections of the Human and Divine Exhibition through January; Supermarket: Pop Art and 1960s America Exhibition through March 28; Becoming 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