Casual Friday: Weekend Events & Outdoors Report

Outdoor Notes

— TribuneUtah Hike of the Week: Bear Trail at Bear Lake

— TribunePark City gears up for summer season

— TribuneKids like dinosaurs? Check out new Vernal promotion

— Tribune: DWR stocking community fishing ponds before holiday

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

Weekend Events

New Films

— The Meddler:Tribunereview 

— Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising:Tribunereview 

— The Nice Guys:Tribunereview 

— Pelé: Birth of a Legend:Tribunereview 


— Michael Lucarelli, classical guitar, Friday, 7:30 p.m.,  Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

— Music in the City: Austin Weyand Band, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 South 100 West, Brigham City, $8-$12

— Spring Concert, The New American Philharmonic, Friday, 7:30 p.m., Bountiful Regional Center, 835 N 400 E, North Salt Lake, free

— Gershwin’s Piano Concerto, Utah Symphony, Friday and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 West South Temple, Salt Lake City, $18-$79

— Armed Forces Day Concert, Choral Arts Society of Utah, Saturday, 4:30 p.m., The Gallivan Center, 239 South Main Street, Salt Lake City, free

The Canyon Céilí, Saturday, 11:30 a.m., Old City Park Road & Murphy Lane, Moab

— City Jazz Big Band with Singer Katrina Cannon, Excellence in the Community Concert Series, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Holladay City Hall Park, 4580 South 2300 East, Salt Lake City, free

— “The French Connection,” Salt Lake Symphony, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 East Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $12

— Glori Naylor, Soprano; Dave Hill, Baritone, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Assembly Hall on Temple Square, 50 West North Temple Street, Salt Lake City, free

Mundi Live with Gabino Flores, Saturday, 3 p.m., Salt Lake Public Library- Glendale Branch, 1375 South Concord, Salt Lake City, free

— “Songs of the Soul,” Salt Lake Symphonic Choir, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., First Baptist Church of Salt Lake City, 777 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, $10

— “A Celebratory Finale,” NOVA Chamber Music Series, Sunday, 3 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, University of Utah, 1375 E. Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, $20

— “The Sleeping Beauty,” Mountain West Ballet, through May 23, Sandy City Amphitheater, 1245 East 9400 South, Sandy, $8-$14

— “Innovations 2016,” Ballet West, through May 28, Jeanné Wagner Theatre, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City, $49.50-$59.50

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


— “Sleeping Beauty KIDS” through May 20, Hale Center Theater Orem

— “The Count of Monte Cristo” through May 21, Pioneer Theatre Company 

— “The Foreigner” through May 21, Covey Center for the Arts

— “Steel Magnolias” through May 21, Brigham’s Playhouse 

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

— “Noises Off” through May 28, Draper Historic Theatre

— “Tom Sawyer” through May 28, Utah Children’s Theatre 

— “RED” through May 29, The Space Between Theatre Company

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

— “The Full Monty” through June 4, Grand Theatre

— “Ivanhoe Knight Fever” through June 4, Off Broadway Theatre 

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

— “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” through June 4, Empress Theatre 

Museum Exhibits

— Voices: People, Places and Ideas in Utah Art Exhibition through June 1; 92ndAnnual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 9; Soviet Impressionist Paintings  Exhibition ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

 2 Out 2 Loud: Where’s the Glitter? Exhibition through July 9; Ideologue; Nicholas Courdy: Metaphornography Exhibitions through July 23; Jennet Thomas: The Unspeakable Freedom Device Exhibition through July 30; Jennifer Seely: Supporting Elements; Jim Williams: 265 I… Home as Self-Portrait Exhibitions through September 24, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

 Branding the American West: Paintings and Films 1900-1950 Exhibition through August 13; Capturing the Canyons: Artists in the National Parks Exhibition through August 20; 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

Wasatch Back Student Art Show: In the Year 3000 Exhibition through June 5;Take Flight: Alaska from Above Exhibition, Kimball Art Center

Et cetra

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

— Farm Fest, Saturday, 10 a.m., – 2 p.m., Wheeler Historic Farm, 6351 South 900 East, Salt Lake City

— Third Saturday For Families: Torn Paper Landscapes, Utah Museum of Fine Arts, Saturday, 1 – 4 p.m., Beverley Taylor Sorenson Arts & Education Complex, 1720 Campus Center Dr., Salt Lake City

Living Traditions Festival, through Sunday, Library Square, 200 East 400 South, Salt Lake City