Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

TribuneJackrabbits are a bigger problem for cattle than bison in Utah’s Henry Mountains, USU study says

Tribune: Outdoors: Dawn Wall climber recounts incredible story

Tribune: Former Interior boss blasts Utah’s land transfer plan

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Black Sea: Tribune review 

— A Most Violent Year: Tribune review 


— Cuatro Caminos Arts and Flamenco, Friday, 7 p.m., Canyon Community Center, 126 Lion Boulevard, Springdale, $10-$15

— Ballet in Concert, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $8-$15

— “Flabbergast,” Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, $15-$40

— Strauss’ “A Hero’s Life,” Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$55

— “You,” Repertory Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, times vary, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $15-$20

— Winter Concert, Murray Concert Band, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Murray High School, 5440 South State Street, Salt Lake City, free

— 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


— “Bare” through January 31, Utah Repertory Theater 

— “The Count of Monte Christo” through January 31, Brigham Young University

— “Measure for Measure” through January 31, Cache Valley Center for the Arts

— “The Mystery of Edwin Drood” through January 31, Utah Valley University

— “Barefoot in the Park” through February 7, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Is He Dead?” through February 7, Hale Centre Theatre           

— “The Miracle Worker” through February 7, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “A Streetcar Named Desire” through February 7, Dixie State University

— “The Magic Show” through February 14, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Hunger Games of Thrones” through February 21, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Jane Eyre” through February 28, Brigham’s Playhouse 

— “Pirates of the Scaribbean: Yo Ho Ho and a Bottle of Fun!” through March 21, Deseret Star Playhouse

Museum Exhibits

— Cultural Cartographies Exhibition through January 31; .gif Shop Exhibition through March 14, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

 salt 10: Conrad Bakker Exhibition through February 8; [con]text Exhibition through July 26;Tony Feher: They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits, Utah Museum of Fine Arts 

— 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

 Memory: The Daydreams of Corinne GeertsenPortraits 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 

Et cetra

St. George Winter Bird Festival, Friday and Saturday, Tonaquint Nature Center, 1851 South Dixie Drive, Saint George

— Sundance Film Festival, through February 1, venues vary