Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneUtah Hike of the Week: River Trail in Logan Canyon 

— TribuneWinter sports: Warren Miller’s newest film packs a message with its thrills 

— Tribune Utah families’ UEA weekend trips threatened by shutdown

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Blue Caprice: Tribune review 

— Captain Phillips: Tribune review 

— Inequality for All: Tribune review 

— Machete Kills: Tribune review 

— Romeo & Juliet: Tribune review 

— The Summit: Tribune review 


— “Elementos,” Samba Fogo, Friday, 7 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 S., Salt Lake City, $10-$20

— Latin American Dance Spectacular, Saturday, 7 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 S., Salt Lake City, $10

— “Thriller,” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through November 2, Kingsbury Hall, 1395 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $25-$45; also Friday and Saturday, Covey Center for the Arts, 425 West Center Street, Provo, $20-$25

— Eccles Organ Festival, Sundays, 8 p.m., through November 3, Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

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


— “The Nightingale” through October 12, Brigham Young University

— “The School for Husbands” through October 12, Utah Shakespeare in the Park 

— “Peter and the Starcatcher” through October 18, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Breaking the Shakespeare Code” through October 19, Good Company Theatre, Ogden

— “Marvelous Wonderettes” through October 19, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Richard II” through October 19, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “The Little Mermaid, Jr.” through October 21, Riverton Arts Council

— “Race” through October 23, People Productions

— “Starlight Express” through October 24, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Mary Poppins” through October 25, Tuacahn Amphitheatre

— “Fame” through October 26, Grand Theatre

— “The Unexpected Guest” through October 26, Covey Center for the Arts

— “Venus in Fur” through October 27, Salt Lake Acting Company 

— “Harvey” through October 28, Pleasant Grove Players

— “Dracula vs. The Wolfman” through November 2, Off Broadway Theatre

— “The Hungry Games” through November 9, Deseret Star Playhouse

— “In the Heights” through November 23, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Brigadoon” through November 30, Hale Centre Theatre

Museum Exhibits

— Members’ Pin Up Show Exhibition through October 13; Painters of the Wasatch Mountains Exhibition through November 3, Kimball Art Center

— Martha Wilson: Staging the Self Exhibition through November 10; salt 8: Shigeyuki Kihara; Under Pressure: Contemporary Prints From the Collections of Jordan D. Schitzer and His Family Foundation, Exhibitions through January 5; Exploring Sustainability Exhibition through July 28, 2014; Lawrence Weiner: BENT TO A STRAIGHT AND NARROW AT A POINT OF PASSAGE Exhibition, Utah Museum of Fine Arts

 Edward Burtynsky: The Industrial Sublime Exhibition through November 16; People in a Hard Land: Iconic Images of Life in the Southwest Exhibition through December 28, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

— Below; O-Town Arts: Creating Absence, Exhibitions through November 23; Biennial: Mondo Utah Exhibition through December 14; Tala Madani Exhibition through January 4, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Expressions: A Walter Rane Retrospective Exhibition through December 1; Exploring Play Exhibition through January 11, 2014; Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1, 2014, Springville Museum of Art 

 Et cetra

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

— Family Art Saturday: Making Memories Anew, Saturday, 2 – 4 p.m., Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— Oktoberfest, Fridays and Saturdays through October 13, Snowbird Resort

— Downtown Farmers Market, Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., through October 19, Pioneer Park, 300 S. 300 W., Salt Lake City