Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneHike of the week: The ‘M’ in Morgan 

— Tribune: Native cutthroat return to Utah’s Mill Creek

— Tribune: State tries to tempt tourists with petrified tree

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Art and Craft: Tribune review 

— Before I Go to Sleep: Tribune review 

— Birdman, or (The Unexpected Value of Ignorance): Tribune review 

— The Good Lie: Tribune review 

— Nightcrawler: Tribune review 


— Cirque de la Symphonie, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City, $10 – $85

— Performing Dance Company, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Alice Sheets Marriott Center for Dance, University of Utah, 330 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, $8-$12

— “Fall Masterworks Concert: Evening of National Masterworks, Oquirrh Mountain Symphony, Saturday, 7 p.m., South Hills Middle School, 13508 South 4000 West, Riverton, $5-$10

— “Let’s Dance,” Murray Concert Band, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Hillcrest Junior High School, 126 East 5300 South, Murray, free

— Noam Pikelny and Aoife O’ Donovan, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Boulevard, Ogden, $15-$20

— Royal Ballet of Cambodia, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., De Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $10-$17

— Utah Valley Youth Symphony, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Grand Ballroom, Utah Valley University, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $10

— Corey Christiansen and the USU Guitar Ensembles, Sunday, 4 p.m., Swaner Eco Center, 1258 Center Drive, Park City, $5 donation encouraged

— Sundays@7 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


— “Dracula vs. The Mummy” through November 1, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Little Shop of Horrors” through November 1, Grand Theatre

— “The Rocky Horror Show” through November 1, Midvale Main Street Theatre

— “The Owl Girl” through November 2, University of Utah

— “Short Play Festival” through November 2, Brigham Young University

— “Arsenic and Old Lace” through November 3, Pleasant Grove Players

— “Miss Nelson is Missing” through November 7, SCERA Center for the Arts

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

— “One Man, Two Guvnors” through November 15, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “Spark” through November 15, Pygmalion Theatre Company

— “Rapture, Blister, Burn” through November 16, Salt Lake Acting Company 

— “Damn Yankees” through November 22, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Catch Me If You Can” through November 29, Hale Centre Theatre

Museum Exhibits

 Fantasia for Fall; Lee Cowan: Four Degrees of Separation², Exhibitions through November 2; Face-Off: Portraits by Casey Childs Exhibition through January 4; Beyond Memory: The Daydreams of Corinne Geertsen; Portraits of Childhood: Artwork from the Permanent Collection of the LDS Church, Exhibitions through April 26; Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2016; Soviet Impressionist Paintings Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art 

Naomi Vona: The Time Travelers Exhibition through November 9; Christo & Jeanne-Claude: The Tom Golden Collection Exhibition through January 4, Kimball Art Center

— Krishna: Lord of Vrindavan Exhibition through November 20; Moksha: Photography by Fazal Sheikh Exhibition through November 30; New Narratives: Recent Work by University of Utah Art Faculty Exhibition through January 11; salt 10: Conrad Bakker Exhibition through February 8; Tony Feher: They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits, Utah Museum of Fine Arts 

– Fabric of Belonging: Exotic Quilts from Pakistan & India Exhibition through November 28; CUT! Costume and the Cinema Exhibition through December 6; e.g. Amar Kanwar: A Season Outside Exhibition through January 17; Loving Devotion: Visions of Vishnu Exhibition through March 21; Kim Schoenstadt: Block Plan Series: Provo Exhibition through April 18; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art Exhibition through March 2018; Brigham Young University Museum of Art

 Catherine Yass: Wall Exhibition through November 29; Amy Jorgensen: Far From The Tree Exhibition through December 6; Bikuben Exhibition through December 20; William Lamson: Hydrologies Exhibition through January 10; Cultural Cartographies Exhibition through January 31; .gif Shop Exhibition through March 14, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Et cetra

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

Salt Lake and Ogden Ghost Tours, Friday and Saturday, locations vary

— Dia de los Muertos Celebration, Saturday, 6 – 9 p.m., Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 West 3100 South, West Valley City

Halloween Carnival, Saturday, 2 – 5:30 p.m., Salt Lake City Public Safety Building, 475 South 300 East, Salt Lake City

Heber Valley Western Music & Cowboy Poetry Gathering, through Sunday, Wasatch High School, 930 South 500 East, Heber City