Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Utah Hike of the Week: Eagle Crags Trail near Rockville

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— The Assassin: Tribune review 

— The Keeping Room: Tribune review 

— Our Brand Is Crisis: Tribune review 

— Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse: Tribune review 

— Truth: Tribune review


— Halloween Concert, West Jordan Symphony, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S 1825 W, West Jordan, free

— Pirate Concert, Davis County Symphony, Friday, 7 p.m., Christian Life Center, 2352 East Highway 193, Layton

— “Spooktacular,” Southwest Symphony Orchestra, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center, Dixie State College, 325 South 700 East, Saint George, $5-$15

— “This Is the Moment: The Music of Frank Wildhorn,” Friday, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Campus Drive & Heritage Drive, Provo, $25-$45

— Utah Philharmonia Halloween Concert, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $6-$12

— Mysterioso: Music, Magic, and Mayhem, Utah SymphonyFriday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.,Abravanel Hall, 123 West South TempleSalt Lake City, $18-$84

— “Thriller,” Odyssey Dance Theatre, through October 31, locations vary

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


— “Young Frankenstein” through October 30, Grand Theatre

— “Aida” through October 31, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre

— “Breaking Vlad” through October 31, Off Broadway Theatre

— “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” through October 31, Utah State University 

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

— “Dracula” through October 31, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Haunted Theatre Spooktacular” through October 31, Utah Children’s Theatre

— “Into the Woods” through October 31, Covey Center for the Arts

— “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” through October 31, Covey Center for the Arts

— “The Secret Garden” through October 31, Brigham’s Playhouse

— “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” through October 31, Utah Shakespearean Festival

— “Next to Normal” through November 2, Southern Utah University

— “James and the Giant Peach” through November 6, SCERA Center

— “Clue: the Musical” through November 7, Empress Theatre, Magna

— “Jekyll & Hyde” through November 7, Heritage Theatre, Perry

— “Good Kids” through November 8, University of Utah Theatre 

— “The Kreutzer Sonata” through November 9, Plan-B Theatre Company

— “Outside Mullingar” through November 14, Pioneer Theatre Company

— “Carrie: The Musical” through November 15, Utah Repertory Theater Company 

— “Tribes” through November 15, Salt Lake Acting Company

— “The Addams Family” through November 28, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “Big Fish” through November 28, Hale Centre Theatre

Museum Exhibits

— Amalia Ulman: Stock Images of War Exhibition through October 31; Lizze Määttälä: Uphill/Both Ways Exhibition through November 7; Grandma’s Cupboard: Kate Ericson & Mel ZieglerStefan Lesueur: Obscura Exhibitions through December 19; Firelei Báez: Patterns of Resistance Exhibition through January 16, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

The British Passion for Landscape: Masterpieces from National Museum Wales Exhibition through December 13; Brian Bress: Make Your Own Friends Exhibition through January 10; Tony Feher:They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits,Utah Museum of Fine Arts

— 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

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

Et cetra

Halloween Fun Fest, Friday, 1 – 4 p.m., Salt Lake City Public Safety Building, 475 South 300 East, Salt Lake City

Last Friday Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Park City

Pumpkinpalooza, Saturday, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 South 1825 West, West Jordan

Heber Valley Western Music and Cowboy Poetry Gathering, through Sunday, Wasatch High School, 930 South 500 East, Heber City