Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoors Report 

— Salt Lake Tribune: Zion National Park shouldn’t start a reservation system, say Utah’s members of Congress 

— Salt Lake TribuneProposed state park would pay tribute to Utah’s dinosaurs Need a winter hike? Try White Rock Bay to Elephant Head Overlook at Antelope Island

— KSL.comCold winter hike offers breath of solitude and health benefits

— Curtis, 2 Democrats introduce bill to nearly triple funding for recreational trails

— KSL.comOwe child support? No hunting and fishing, Utah bill says


— Utah Youth Orchestras and Ensembles, Friday, 7 p.m., Tabernacle, Temple Square, 50 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— “Giselle,” Ballet West, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, $15-$89

Jazz Night at Elite Hall, Friday and Saturday, 6 p.m., Elite Hall, 83 West Main Street, Hyrum, $10-$25

— “Living Legends,” Friday and Saturday, de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $8-$13

— “Love Stories in Song with John D. Smitherman & Rachel Cox,” Kayenta Arts, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Center for the Arts at Kayenta, 881 Coyote Gulch Ct, Ivins, $10-$30

— “Women Rock!” Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $10-$92 

— Bharatanatyam recital, Nitya Nritya Foundation, Saturday, 6 p.m., The Performing Dance Center, 3310 South 2700 East, Salt Lake City, $10 suggested donation

— Children’s Jubilee: Wild West, Orchestra of Southern Utah, Saturday, 1 – 4:30 p.m., Festival Hall and Heritage Theater, 105 North 100 East, Cedar City, $5

— “My Funny Valentine: Love Songs Through the Ages,” Salt Lake Choral Artists, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $10-$20

— “Fierce Grace,” NOVA Chamber Music Series, Sunday, 3 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $5-$20

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


— “The Last Five Years” through February 14, Panoramic Theatre Company 

— “Arsenic and Old Lace” through February 15, Sandy Arts Guild

— “The Drowsy Chaperone” through February 15, On Pitch Performing Arts

— “Hamlet” through February 15, Brigham Young University

— “Peter and the Starcatcher” through February 15, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “SAFE” through February 15, An Other Theater Company

— “Yellow – a play about kisses” through February 15, Timpanogos Valley Theatre 

— “Steel Magnolias” through February 17, Cache Theatre Company

— “Star Ward” through February 21, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Three Little Pigs: The Musical” through February 21, SCERA Center

— “Dr. Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat” through February 22, Parker Theatre 

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through February 22, Jaks Theatre Company

— “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” through February 22, St. George Musical Theater

— “Singing to the Brine Shrimp” through February 23, Plan-B Theatre Company 

— “Alice in Wonderland” through February 27, Draper Historic Theatre

— “Flying” through February 29, Pygmalion Theater Company 

— “Jane Eyre the Musical” through February 29, Vernal Theatre

— “Mama Mia!” through February 29, The Stage Door Theater

— “Floyd Collins” through March 1, University of Utah

— “The Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)” through March 7, Grand Theatre 

— “A Doll’s House, Part 2” through March 8, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “James Blonde: Agent 7-11 in License to Thrill” through March 21, Desert Star Playhouse

— “Strictly Ballroom” through April 11, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Bright Star” through May 2, Hale Centre Theatre

Museum Exhibits

 48th Annual Utah All-State High School Art Show Exhibition through March 20; 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, Soviet Stories: Layers of Reality Exhibitions ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

Trishelle Jeffery: Best Breasts in the West, Ya’el Paderoza: Humanocene Exhibitions through March 21; UTAH COLLECTS: Contemporary Collecting Practices Exhibition through May 9; Adrian Stimson: Buffalo Boy Exhibition through May 16; Guerilla Girls Exhibition through May 20, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Jiyoun Lee-Lodge: Mindscape Exhibition through March 22; Xi Zhang: Dream Dust Milkshake Exhibition through April 12, Kimball Art Center

 Supermarket: Pop Art and 1960s America Exhibition through March 28; A Studio of Her Own: Women Artists from the MOA Collection Exhibition through September 12; Becoming America Exhibition through summer 2021, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

 Seven Masters: 20th-Century Japanese Woodblock Prints Exhibition through April 26; 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

Et cetra

Sugar House Art Walk, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Sugar House

— Third Saturday for Families: Relief Printing, Saturday, 1 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Marcia and John Price Museum Building, 410 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City

2020 Legacy Winter Fest, through Sunday, Utah Olympic Oval, 5662 Cougar Lane, Kearns

6th Annual Balloons and Tunes Roundup, through Sunday, Former Coral Cliffs Golf Course, 755 Fairway Drive, Kanab

Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour, through Sunday, Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd, Ogden

Bryce Canyon Winter Festival, through Monday, Ruby’s Inn, 26 South Main Street, Bryce Canyon

 Ice Castles, through February 29, Midway