Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes 

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Bountiful Overlook  

– Tribune: I Love video series: Utah fly-fishing guide has ‘best office in the world’ 

– Tribune: Former federal water manager proposes tearing down Glen Canyon Dam 

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

Weekend Events 

New Films 

— Furious 7: Tribune review  

— A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night: Tribune review 

— The Hunting Ground: Tribune review 

— Seymour: An Introduction: Tribune review 


— 50th Anniversary Gala and Festival of the Arts, Friday, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Franklin S. Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $10-$15 

— “Giving Wings to the Mind,” choir concert, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Ragan Theater, Utah Valley University, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $10

— Spring ChoirFest, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Weber State University, Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, 1901 University Circle, Ogden

— Fogo Divino, Samba Fogo, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $18-$2

— Mummenschanz, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 1750 Kearns Boulevard, Park City, $20-$69

— “Aladdin,” Ballet West, through April 7, Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City, $15-$35

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


— “The Winter’s Tale” through April 3, Brigham Young University 

— “Arcadia” through April 4, Weber State University  

— “I Hate Hamlet” through April 4, Pioneer Theatre Company  

— “Ghost the Musical” through April 11, Hale Centre Theatre          

— “Godspell” through April 11, Westminster College Theater 

— “Indianapolis Jones” through April 11, Off Broadway Theatre 

— “The Scarlet Pimpernel” through April 18, Brigham’s Playhouse  

— “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum” through April 19, University if Utah Theatre 

— “Les Miserables” through April 25, Hale Center Theater Orem 

— “Zorro” through April 25, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “The Music Man” through May 9, St. George Musical Theatre 

— “Into the Hoods — A Fractured Fairy Tale” through June 6, Desert Star Theatre 

Museum Exhibits 

– 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 

– Lost in Translation…, Out of Sight / In the Mind Exhibitions through April 12; Susan Cofer: Drawings from 1977-2006 Exhibition through April 19, Kimball Art Center 

– 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 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 

 Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art Exhibition through May 17; [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  

First Friday Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Historic 25th Street, Ogden

— Baby Animal Days, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., American West Heritage Center, 4025 South Highway 89-91, Wellsville

St. George Arts Festival, Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., St. George Art Museum, 47 East 200 North, Saint George