Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— Tribune: Hike of the week: Corona Arch near Moab

Tribune: Conservation leader to deliver Earth Day talks

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— Elivs & Nixon: Tribune review

— Everybody Wants Some!! Tribune review

— A Hologram for the King: Tribune review

— Huntsman: Winter’s War: Tribune review

— Miles Ahead: Tribune review


— Cantate of the Cache Children’s Choir, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— “A Choral Concert,” Friday, 7:30 p.m., Performance Hall, 1400 Old Main Hill, Utah State University, Logan, $5-$10

— Spring Concert, Symphony of the Canyons, Friday, 7 p.m., Crescent Moon Theater, 150 South 100 East, Kanab, $5

— “Let’s Dance!” Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$64

— Westminster Chamber Singers Bon Voyage Concert, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Vieve Gore Concert Hall, Westminster College, 1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, $5-$10 

— “The Life and Times of Beethoven,” Utah Symphony, Saturday, 11 a.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $6-$18

— Murray Concert Band, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Ola Gjeilo’s Sunrise Mass, The Choral Arts Society of Utah, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, 12 C Street, Salt Lake City, free

— “Welcome, Spring!” Salt Lake Symphony, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $5-$10

— “The Nijinsky Revolution,” Ballet West, through April 23, Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $19-$87

Madeleine Festival, through May 1, The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 East South Temple, Salt Lake City

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


— “9 to 5 The Musical” through April 23, Utah Valley University

— “Amelia Bedelia” through April 23, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “Dogfight” through April 23, Utah State University

— “The Little Mermaid” through April 23, Ziegfeld Theater

— “Red Red Shoes” through April 23, University of Utah Youth Theatre

— “The Tempest” through April 23, Weber State University

— “Grounded” through April 24, People Productions

— “Pillowman” through April 30, The Hive Theatre Company

— “Appropriate” through May 1, Good Company Theatre 

— “Remington & Weasel” through May 7, Pygmalion Theatre Company

— “Saturday’s Warrior” through May 7, SCERA Center for the Arts

— “Peter and the Starcatcher” through May 18, Hale Centre Theatre

— “Mary Poppins” through May 28, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, Ogden

— “The FrontRunner Express: A Clue-less Pyramid Scheme” through June 4, Desert Star Playhouse 

— “Jane Eyre” through June 4, Hale Center Theater Orem

Museum Exhibits

— Illuminations of Africa’s Wildlife: Its Beauty, Its Struggle to Survive Exhibition through April 24, Kimball Art Center

e.g.: Kehinde Wiley, “Smile” Exhibition through April 30; Branding the American West: Paintings and Films 1900-1950 Exhibition through August 13; Reality Reorganized: Walter Askin and Wayne Kimball’s Mysterious Discursions Exhibition through August 27;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

— David Brothers: Rolithica; Paul Crow: Here; Yoshua Okón: OracleExhibitions through April 30; Ian Booth: Kazakhstan: Tselina/Building the Virgin Lands Exhibition through May 7; Ideologue Exhibition through July 23, Utah Museum of Contemporary 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

Kayenta Street Painting Festival, Saturday and Sunday, Kayenta Art Village, 800 North Kayenta Pkwy, Ivins,

— Bulbs and Blooms Festival, through April 30, Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City

— Farm Animal Days, through April 30, American West Heritage Center, 4025 South Highway 89-91, Wellsville

— Tulip Festival, through May 7, Thanksgiving Point, 3003 North Thanksgiving Way, Lehi