Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneHike of the week: Historic Pioneer Trail 

— Tribune: Utah hosting Red Bull Rampage ‘Super Bowl’ of mountain biking 

Tribune: Utah to BLM: Rein in your cops 

— For the latest wildlife news and information and the fishing report visit the DWR website

Weekend Events

New Films

— The Boxtrolls: Tribune review 

— Different Drummers: Tribune review 

— The Equalizer: Tribune review

— Love Is Strange: Tribune review 

— Pump: Tribune review 

— The Skeleton Twins: Tribune review 


— Aura Nielsen with the Los Angeles Trio, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake

— BYU Choir Showcase, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo

— Guest Artist David Korevaar, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, Campus Drive and Heritage Drive, Provo, free

— “Doc Severinsen: Solid Gold,” Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$85

— “Lost in the Woods,” Salt Lake Men’s Choir, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Salt Lake Masonic Temple, 650 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, $15

— “Romeo and Juliet Ballet,” Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 West Center Street, Provo, $20-$35

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

— The Sarod Project, Saturday, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Boulevard, Ogden, $20-$75

[email protected] Faculty Spotlight, Sunday, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, free

— “Thriller!” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through November 1, locations vary

— Eccles Organ Festival, 2nd Sunday of each month, through February 8, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine,  331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

— Organ concerts, every Saturday, noon, and every Sunday, 2 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free


— “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” through September27, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “The Color Purple” through September 27, Wasatch Theatre Company 

— “Digestible Shakespeare” through September 27, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “Forever Plaid” through September 27, Grand Theatre

— “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” through September 27, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “Much Ado About Nothing” through September 27, Dixie State University

— “She Loves Me” through September 27, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Blue Stockings” through September 28, University of Utah

— “HECUBA” through September 28,Classical Greek Theatre Festival 

— “Nice Work If You Can Get It” through September 28, Capitol Theatre

— “The Addams Family” through October 4, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Blood Wedding” through October 11, Utah Valley University

— “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)” through October 11, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through October 16, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Twelfth Night” through October 17, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Wizard of Oz” through October 17, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Boeing-Boeing” through October 18, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Disney’s the Little Mermaid” through October 18, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure” through October 18, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “I’ll Eat You Last: A Chat With Sue Mengers” through October 26, Salt Lake Acting Company 

— “Dracula – He’s so Vein!” through November 8, Deseret Star Playhouse

Museum Exhibits

 In Motion: Borders and Migrations Exhibition through September 27; Bikuben Exhibition through December 20; Cultural Cartographies Exhibition through January 31, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Creation and Erasure: Art of the Bingham Canyon Mine Exhibition through September 28; Moksha: Photography by Fazal Sheikh Exhibition through November 30; LAWRENCE WEINER: BENT TO A STRAIGHT AND NARROW AT A POINT OF PASSAGE Exhibition, Utah Museum of Fine Arts 

 Relevant Exhibition through October 26; Naomi Vona: The Time Travelers Exhibition through November 9, Kimball Art Center

– Fabric of Belonging: Exotic Quilts from Pakistan & India Exhibition through November 28; CUT! Costume and the Cinema Exhibition through December 6; Brigham Young University Museum of Art

 Face-Off: Portraits by Casey Childs Exhibition through January 4, Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2016; Soviet Impressionist Paintings Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art 

Et cetra

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

Utah Ukulele Festival, Saturday, 10 a.m., Willow Park, 450 W 700 S, Logan

Escalante Canyons Art Festival, through Sunday, Town Center, Escalante

— Oktoberfest, through October 12, Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort 

— Downtown Farmers Market, Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., through October 25, Pioneer Park, 300 S. 300 W., Salt Lake City