Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes 

Tribune: Hike of the Week: Days Fork in Big Cottonwood Canyon 

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

Weekend Events 

New Films

— Jimmy’s Hall: Tribune review 

— Phoenix: Tribune review

— Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine: Tribune review 

— Z for Zachariah: Tribune review


— Mindy Palmer Anderson (Violin); Sydnee Ralph (Soprano); and Masa Fukuda (Piano), Friday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Del Parkinson, piano, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

Moab Music Festival, through September 14, venues vary, Moab

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


— “King Lear” through September 4, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “South Pacific” through September 4, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Amadeus” through September 5, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Guys and Dolls” through September 5, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Hairspray” through September 5, Ziegfeld Theater

— “Henry IV Part Two” through September 5, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Taming of the Shrew” through September 5, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Juanito Bandito in: The one with the monkey” through September 12, Pickleville Playhouse

— “Jurassic Park City” through September 12, Off Broadway Theatre

— “As You Like It” through September 19, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “Forever Plaid” through September 19, Grand Theatre

— “The Diary of Anne Frank” through September 26, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Hamlet” through September 26, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “Electra” through September 27, Classical Greek Theatre Festival 

— “Oklahoma!” through October 3, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Sister Act” through October 15, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Disney’s When You Wish” through October 16, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Disney’s Beauty and the Beast” through October 17, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Charley’s Aunt” through October 31, Utah Shakespearean Festival

Museum Exhibits 

Mall no. 2 Exhibition through September 12; Aundrea Frahm: We Revolve Ceaseless through October 3; Amalia Ulman: Stock Images of War Exhibition through October 31; Lizze Määttälä: Uphill/Both Ways Exhibition through November 7, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art 

–  Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29 Exhibition on view through 2016; Shaping America: Selected Works from the Permanent Collection of American Art Exhibition through March 2018; In Word and Deed: Five Centuries of Religious Art  Exhibition ongoing, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

The British Passion for Landscape: Masterpieces from National Museum Wales Exhibition through December 13; Tony Feher:They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits,Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2016; Soviet Impressionist Paintings  Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

Et cetra  

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

Swiss Days, Friday and Saturday, Midway Town Hall, 100 West Main Street, Midway

Timpanogos Storytelling Festival, Friday and Saturday, Mount Timpanogos Park, Highway 189 Left Exit after Christmas City, Orem

Festival LatinoAmericano, through Monday, Utah County Historic Courthouse, 51 South University Avenue, Provo

Polynesian Days, through Monday, Thanksgiving Point’s Electric Park, 3003 Thanksgiving Way, Lehi

Downtown Farmers Market, Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. through October 24, Pioneer Park, Salt Lake City