Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

Tribune: Recreation: BYU student becomes ‘outdoor ambassador’

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Anomalisa: Tribune review 


— “Elevate,” Synergy Dance Company, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Ragan Theater, Utah Valley University, 800 West University Parkway, Orem, $8-$12

— Nikolai Massenkoff and the Russian Folk Festival, Friday, 10 a.m. and 7:30 p.m., Heritage Center Theater, 105 North 100 East, Cedar City, $15-$40

— Northwest Dance Project, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Alice Sheets Marriott Center for Dance, University of Utah, 330 South 1500 East, Salt Lake City, $5-$30

— Sons of the Pioneers, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 South Main, Logan, $25-$39

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


— “Art” through January 23, Pinnacle Acting Company 

— “Broadway Nights” through January 23, Draper Historic Theatre

— “March Tale” through January 23,  Pioneer Theatre Company 

— “Merry Wives of Windsor” through January 23, Westminster College 

— “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 

— “The Wedding Singer” through February 20, St. George Musical Theater

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

Museum Exhibits

— 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

Sundance Film Festival, through January 31, Park City