Outdoors Report

-- Salt Lake TribuneFirst harmful algal bloom of the summer appears at Utah Lake

-- Salt Lake TribuneForest Service unveils plan for Utah’s largest logging project in years to clear out beetle-ravaged trees  

-- Salt Lake Tribune'No longer a Gestapo’ — retiring head of Utah’s Natural Resources reflects on how he turned combative agencies into cooperative ones

-- KSL.com: Hike of the Week: Explore animal-themed sites with whole family at Red Cliffs Desert Reserve

-- KSL.comThe 5 best spots to catch Utah’s elusive tiger muskie

-- KSL.com: Biologists blitz Lake Powell, study wildlife restoration as water recedes

-- KSL.com: US Forest Service converts historic fire lookouts to vacation destinations

New Films

-- Dark Phoenix: Deseret News review 


-- “UnCon POPS!” Chamber Orchestra Ogden, Friday, 6:30 p.m., Ogden City Amphitheater, 343 25th Street, Ogden, free

-- “Hero's Wake: An Aerial Journey of Odyssean Encounters,” Aerial Arts of Utah, Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Sugar Space Arts Warehouse, 132 South 800 West, Salt Lake City, $15

-- “The Music Men,” Beehive Statesmen Barbershop Chorus, Friday, 7 p.m. and Saturday, 2 p.m., Sons of the Utah Pioneers Building, 3301 East Louise Avenue, Salt Lake City, $5-$15

-- “Beauty and the Beast,” Performing Dance Center, Saturday, 12 and 5 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, University of Utah, 1395 East President's Circle, Salt Lake City, $15

-- “Because of the Brave,” Southern Utah Heritage Choir, Saturday, 2 and 7 p.m., Tabernacle 18 South Main Street, Saint George

-- “I’ve Got Rhythm,” Murray Symphony Orchestra, Saturday, 8 p.m., Murray Park Amphitheater, 495 East 5300 South, Salt Lake City, $6

-- Jeff Clark & Marc Tharp, Davis Arts Council, Sunday, 7 p.m., Kenley Amphitheater, 403 North Wasatch Drive, Layton, free

-- Choral Evensong, Sunday, 5 p.m., St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral, 231 East 100 South, Salt Lake City, free

-- Organ concerts, every Saturday, noon, and every Sunday, 2 p.m., Assembly Hall, Temple Square, 50 West North Temple, Salt Lake City, free


-- “Bright Star” through June 8, Cedar Valley Community Theatre

-- “Disney's Frozen Jr.” through June 8, Old Barn Community Theatre

-- “Freezin' - Let It Go Already” through June 8, Desert Star Playhouse

-- “Les Misérables School Edition” through June 8, Jaks Theatre Company

-- “West Side Story” through June 8, Grand Theatre 

-- “Disney’s Newsies” through June 15, Draper Arts Council

-- “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” through June 15, Brigham’s Playhouse

-- “Matilda” through June 15, Hale Centre Theatre

-- “Tuck Everlasting” through June 15, Hale Center Theater Orem

-- “Disney’s Newsies” through June 22, SCERA Center

-- “The View UpStairs” through June 23, Good Company Theatre

-- “Grease” through June 29, Draper Historic Theatre

-- “Robin Hood” through June 29, Cobb & Co. Theater Productions

-- “Shootout at Shadow Mountain” through September 7, Pickleville Playhouse

-- “Disney’s When You Wish” through October 24, Tuacahn Amphitheater 

-- “Disney’s The Little Mermaid” through October 25, Tuacahn Amphitheater

Museum Exhibits

-- GLOW: 2019 Spectacle Art Auction Exhibition through June 8; Out Loud: Ostracized and Masked Exhibition through July 6; Andrew Dadson: Roof Gap; Deanna & Ed Templeton: Contemporary Suburbium Exhibition through September 7, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art

-- 95th Annual Spring Salon Exhibition through July 6; Magic and Machine: Fantasy and Sci-Fi in Utah Art Exhibition through August 3; Sanctuaries of Mind Exhibition through summer 2019; All Aboard! Exhibition through September 21; Round Up: Icons of the West Exhibition through June 19, 2021, Favorite Ladies: Patterns, People, and Play, SMA: Milestones and Memories Exhibitions ongoing, Springville Museum of Art

-- To Magnify the Lord: Six Centuries of Art and Devotion Exhibition on view through summer 2019; In the Arena: The Art of Mahonri Young Exhibition through September 21; After Promontory Exhibition through October 5; Danae Mattes: Where the River WidensPatrick Dougherty: Windswept Exhibitions through October 19, Brigham Young University Museum of Art

-- Spencer Finch: Great Salt Lake and Vicinity; ongoing exhibitions: Arts of AfricaAmerican and Regional Art: Mythmaking and Truth-Telling; Chinese Art: Emulation and Innovation; European Art; Ancient Mediterranean Art: Res Mortis; Ancient Mesoamerica; Modern and Contemporary Art: A Fuller Picture; Arts of the Pacific; Greater Merit: The Temple and Image in South Asia, Utah Museum of Fine Arts

Et cetra

-- First Friday Art Stroll, Friday, 6 – 9 p.m., Historic 25th Street, Ogden

-- Venture Out! For Pure Adrenaline, Friday, 6 – 11 p.m., Canyon Rim Park, 3100 South 2900 East, Salt Lake City

-- Skypark Aviation Festival, Friday and Saturday, Skypark Airport, 1887 South 1800 West, Woods Cross

-- Brigham City Arts Festival, Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Bill of Rights Plaza, 20 North Main Street, Brigham City

-- Heart & Soul Music Stroll, Saturday, 3 – 8 p.m., Imperial Park, 1530 East 2700 South, Salt Lake City

-- Holi Festival of Colors, Saturday, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Krishna Temple, 965 East 3370 South, Salt Lake City

-- Ogden Arts Festival, Saturday and Sunday, Union Station, 2501 Wall Avenue, Ogden

-- Utah Scottish Festival and Highland Games, through Sunday, Utah State Fair Park, 155 North 1000 West, Salt Lake City