Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneWolf killed in Utah in December confirmed as animal from Grand Canyon

— Tribune: National parks managers hope to spiff up using new funding in advance of 2016 Centennial

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Kingsman: The Secret Service: Tribune review 

— Mommy: Tribune review 

— Oscar-nominated documentary short films: Tribune review 

— Song of the Sea: Tribune review 

— Still Alice: Tribune review 


— Church Music Festival, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— “Evening of Brilliant Contrasts with Pianist Michael Gurt,” Friday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $8-$20

— Nathan Gunn and Julie Gunn, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Franklin S. Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive and Heritage Drive, Provori

— Spring Choral Showcase, Utah Valley University, Friday, 7:30 p.m., St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral, 65 East 500 North, Orem, $10

— “The Streisand Songbook,” Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $10-$85

— Caleb Chapman and the Voodoo Orchestra, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, free

— Charrette, Repertory Dance Theatre, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $40

— Ring Around the Rose: Fun with Film, Repertory Dance TheatreSaturday, 11 a.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $5

— “A Valentine’s Day Bouquet,” Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Sundays @7 Faculty Spotlight: Jie Lu, piano, Sunday, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, free

— “Swan Lake, “Ballet West, through February 15, Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $29-$84

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


— “The Barber of Seville” through February 14, Covey Center for the Arts

— “La Cenerentola” through February 14, University of Utah

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

— “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” through February 14, Brigham Young University

— “The Children’s Hour” through February 15, University of Utah

— “Little Women” through February 16, Cache Valley Center for the Arts

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

— “MAMA” through February 22, Plan-B Theatre Company

— “The Crucible” through February 28, Pioneer Theatre Company

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

— “Two Stories” through March 1, Salt Lake Acting Company 

— “Fiddler on the Roof” through March 7, The Ziegfeld Theater 

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

Museum Exhibits

— Jonathan Frioux: Polarities Exhibition through March 7; .gif Shop Exhibition through March 14; Pam Bowman: Aggregation Exhibition through March 28; Church vs. State: Contemporary Collecting Praxis Exhibition through April 11; Sophie Call: Unfinished Exhibition through April 18; Panopticon through July 25, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— 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 

 [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 

Et cetra

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

Red Rock BBQ Festival, Friday and Saturday, St. George Town Square, 50 South Main Street, Saint George

— Family Art Saturday: Threads of Life, Saturday, 2 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Banff Film Festival, Saturday and Sunday, 7 p.m., Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Boulevard, Ogden