Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes 

TribuneUtah Hike of the Week: Jump-off Canyon in Ogden

– Tribune:  Wildlife Resources: Chance to see Greater sage grouse near Price

– Tribune:  To fish or not to fish — that is the Sunday question for Mormons

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

Weekend Events 

New Films 

— Danny Collins: Tribune review

— Freetown: Tribune review

— The Longest Ride: Tribune review

— A Tale of Winter: Tribune review

— While We’re Young: Tribune review

— Woman in Gold: Tribune review


— BFA New York Showcase, Friday, 7 and 9 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $5-$6

— BYU Philharmonic, Friday, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $6-$10

— “A Celebration of Song,” Friday, 7:30 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center, Dixie State College, 325 South 700 East, Saint George, $15

— Duo Sonidos Concert, Utah Classical Guitar Society, Friday, 8 p.m., Vieve Gore Concert Hall in the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory, Westminster College, 1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, $10-$25

— Ballroom in Concert, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also, Saturday, 2 p.m., Marriott Center, Brigham Young University, 500 East University Parkway, Provo, $12-$16

— “Daphnis & Chloe,” Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$55

— Orchesis Dance Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, 1901 University Circle, Ogden, $10-$12

— “Our Dance Language,” Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Salt Lake Community College, Grand Theatre, 1575 South State Street, Salt Lake City, $5-$10

— “Spring Season,” Ririe-Woodbury Dance Company, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City, $35

— Concerto Night, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, 1901 University Circle, Ogden, $6-$7

— “Gladsome Light: Eastern Orthodox Music for Passion Week,” Salt Lake Choral Artists, Saturday, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $10-$20

— A Master’s Recital with Matthew Robertson, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake, free

— Ring Around the Rose: University of Utah Youth Theatre, Saturday, 10 a.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 West 300 South, Salt Lake City, $5

— Utah Opera Resident Artists: The Romance Concert, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, free

— “Almost Tango,” Ballet West, through April 19, Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City, $29-$84

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


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

— “Godspell” through April 11, Westminster College Theater 

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

— “Once” through April 12, Kingsbury Hall

— “The Nerd” through April 18, Sugar Factory Playhouse

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

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

— “Pilot Program” through April 19, Plan B Theatre Company

— “Willy Wonka” through April 20, West Jordan Youth Theatre

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

— “Mary Poppins” through April 25, Draper Historic Theatre

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

– “5 Lesbians Eating a Quiche” through April 26, Silver Summit Theatre

— “Mr. Perfect” through May 3, Salt Lake Acting Company

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

— “Les Misérables” through May 16, The Ziegfeld Theater

— “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  

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

Scandi Fest, through Sunday, Cottonwood Presbyterian Church, 1580 East Vine Street (6100 South), Salt Lake City

— Tulip Festival, through May 9, Thanksgiving Point, 3003 North Thanksgiving Way, Lehi