Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneRecreation: New gear makes outdoors more fun

— TribuneRock on — Ogden climbing competition crowns West’s best at bouldering

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi: Tribune review 

— In Jackson Heights: Tribune review 

— Mustang: Tribune review 

— Ride Along 2: Tribune review


— James D’Leon, concert pianist, Friday, 7 p.m., Canyon Community Center, 126 Lion Boulevard, Springdale, $10-$15

— NEXT Ensemble, Saturday, 6:30 p.m., Alleged, 201 25th Street, Ogden, $15

— Eccles Organ Festival, Sunday, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City, free

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


— “Microburst Theatre” through January 16, Brigham Young University

— “Hello, Dolly!” through January 17, University of Utah 

— “Art” through January 23, Pinnacle Acting Company 

— “The Merry Widow” through January 24, Utah Opera

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

— “Mother Hicks” through January 30, Utah Valley University 

— “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” through January 30, Empress Theatre 

— “Two Dollar Bill” through January 30, Pioneer Theatre Company 

— “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” through January 30, Wasatch Theatre Company 

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

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

— “Alfred Hitchcock’s 39 Steps” through February 13, Brigham’s Playhouse 

— “Star Ward” through February 20, Off Broadway Theatre 

— “My Valley Fair Lady: Get Me to The Mall On Time!” through March 19, Desert Star Playhouse

Museum Exhibits

 Ben Gaulon: Corrupt. Yourself; Firelei Báez: Patterns of Resistance, Exhibitions through January 16, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

— 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

— American Chronicles: The Art of Norman Rockwell Exhibition through February 13; Music of Freedom: Jazz Through the Lens of Herman Leonard  Exhibition through March 19; In Word and Deed: Five Centuries of Religious Art  Exhibition through March; e.g.: Kehinde Wiley, “Smile” Exhibition through April 30;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, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

— Here, There, and EverywhereMiddle | Nowhere, Exhibitions through May 15; Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art  Exhibition through June 1, 2016; Soviet Impressionist Paintings  Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

Et cetra

— Salt Lake Gallery Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Salt Lake City

— Long Live Art Kickoff Party, Saturday and Sunday, Utah Museum of Fine Arts410 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City