Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

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Outdoor Notes 

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Pine Canyon Conservation Area near Tooele  

Tribune: ROCK Project visits Utah to train new generation of climbers in ethics and environment

Tribune: North Ogden family siblings continue their dynasty in Junior Duck Stamp contest

Tribune: Judge says Utah public has right to access contested stretch of Weber River

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

Weekend Events 

New Films 

— Monkey Kingdom: Tribune review

— Queen & Country: Tribune review

— Unfriended: Tribune review

— Wild Tales: Tribune review


— Ballroom Dance Concert, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Fine Arts Center, Dixie State College, 255 South 700 East, Saint George, $2-$10

— 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

— Music in the City: Otter Creek, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 South 100 West, Brigham City, $7-$10

— “Cinderella,” Tooele Valley Academy of Dance, Friday, 7 p.m., Saturday, 2 p.m., Grantsville High School, 155 East Cowboy Drive, Grantsville, $5/person, $20/family

— “Interlace: Capstone Senior Showcase,” Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also, Saturday, 4 p.m., Ragan Theater, Utah Valley University, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $12

— Mozart’s Jupiter Symphony, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$55

— “The Secret Garden,” Imagine Ballet Theatre, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also Saturday, 2 p.m., Peery's Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Boulevard, Ogden, $15-$29

— American West Chamber Singers, Saturday, 5 p.m., Community of Grace Presbyterian Church, 2015 East Newcastle Drive, Sandy, $5-$10

— An Evening of Jazz and Art, CityJazz, Saturday, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan, $5

— “Dreamers and Heroes,” American Festival Chorus and Orchestra, Saturday, 2 p.m., Kent Concert Hall, Utah State University, 1400 Old Main Hill, Logan, free

— Beethoven Violin Sonatas, Part IV, NOVA Chamber Music Series, Sunday, 3 p.m., Finch Lane Gallery at the Art Barn, 54 Finch Lane (1320 East 100 South), Salt Lake City, $25

— Spring Concert, India Cultural Center, Sunday, 4:30 p.m., South Jordan Senior Center, 10778 South Redwood Road, South Jordan, $10

— “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 


— “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

— “Nunsense: A-Men” through April 22, Murray Arts Council

— “The Boy Who Loved Monsters and the Girl Who Loved Peas” through April 24, Utah Valley University

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

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

— “You Can’t Take It With You” through April 25, Utah Valley University

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

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

— “Mockingbird” through May 2, Pygmalion Productions

— “Mr. Marmalade” through May 3, Good Company Theatre

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

— “The Boys Next Door” through May 4, Pleasant Grove Players

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

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

— “Over the River and Through the Woods” through May 23, Hale Center Theatre

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

Museum Exhibits 

– 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

–  Sophie Call:Unfinished Exhibition through April 18; Levi Jackson: Bushwacker Exhibition through May 2; Panopticon  Exhibition through July 25, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

Susan Cofer: Drawings from 1977-2006 Exhibition through April 19, Kimball Art Center

 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; 91st Annual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 3; 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  

Alta Earth Day, Friday, 9 a.m., Alta

Earth Day Festival, Friday, 12 p.m., Kane County Travel Visitor Center, 50 South 100 East, Kanab

Salt Lake Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., venues vary

— Earth Day Celebration, Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Ogden Nature Center, 966 West 12th Street, Ogden

Third Saturday for Families: Design Your Own Poster, Saturday, 1 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts

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