Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Concussion:Tribune review


John Pizzarelli Quartet with Special Guest Jessica Molaskey, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre,50 West 200 South, Salt Lake City, $34.50-$39

— New Year’s Celebration,Utah Symphony, Saturday, 7 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$80

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


— “Ebenezer Scrooge: His Nightmare Before Christmas” through January 2,Desert Star Playhouse

— “It’s a Wonderful Life” through January 2,  Brigham’s Playhouse

— “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown” through January 6, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, Ogden

— “Beau Jest” through January 30, Hale Centre Theatre 

— “The Nerd” through February 6, Hale Center Theater Orem 

Museum Exhibits

– Family Vacation; Parables: Liz Lemon Swindle  Exhibitions through January 3; Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art  Exhibition through June 1, 2016; Soviet Impressionist Paintings  Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

Picturing the Iconic: Andy Warhol to Kara WalkerExhibition through January 3, Kimball Art Center, Park City

– Brian Bress: Make Your Own Friends Exhibition through January 10;Constructing the Utah LandscapeExhibition through January 17;Tony Feher: They arrived yesterday, dusty and weary from the journey, but in good spirits,  Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Ben Gaulon: Corrupt. Yourself; Firelei Báez: Patterns of Resistance; Jean Richardson: Every Now and Then I Fall ApartExhibitions through January 16, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

– Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 29  Exhibition on view through 2016; American Chronicles: The Art of Norman RockwellExhibition through February 13; 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

Et cetra

EVE WinterFest, through Thursday, Salt Palace Convention Center, 100 South West Temple, Salt Lake City

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