Utah art events calendar

Published: Thursday, May 26 2011 5:57 p.m. MDT

Bruno Mars — Utah valley university — see Music/Dance

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MUSIC/DANCE

Ballet West Academy Spring Performance, May 24, 7 p.m.; May 27, 7 p.m.; May 28, 1 and 7 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway, $20 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Imperial Glee Club, May 27, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free (801-240-3323 or www.lds.org/events)

"The Rite of Spring," May 27 and 28, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $15-$85 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Karen Larsen, May 28, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free (801-240-3323 or www.lds.org/events)

Lori Simms, piano, May 29, 8 p.m., The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, free (801-328-8941 or saltlakecathedral.org)

Bruno Mars and Janelle Monáe, May 30, 6 p.m., UCCU Center, Utah Valley University, 800 W. University Parkway, Orem, $25-$35 (801-467-8499 or www.smithstix.com)

Rockapella, May 30, 8 p.m., SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre, 699 S. State, Orem, $12-$18 for adults, $10-$16 for children, senior citizens and students (801-255-2787 or www.scera.org)

Jon Schmidt and Jason Hewlett, May 31, 7 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $15-$25 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"Bright Lights, Big City," June 2, 7 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., $20 (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

Expressions Dance, June 2, 7 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $9 for general, $7 for senior citizens and children ages 2-11 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"Four Centuries of Flute Music," June 2, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, U., $10 for general admission, $5 for students and senior citizens (lamaurer@sisna.com)

GETTING OUT

"Day Out With Thomas: Leader of the Track Tour 2011," May 27, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; May 28, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; May 29, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; May 31, 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Heber Valley Railroad, 450 S. 600 West, Heber City, $16-$18 for all passengers ages 2 and up, trains depart every 45 minutes (435-654-5601 or www.hebervalleyrailroad.org)

CONduit Science Fiction Convention, May 27-29, times vary, Radisson Hotel, 215 W. South Temple, $45 for adults, $40 for teens age 13-17, $22 for children age 6-12, free for children under 6 (conduit.sfcon.org)

Big M Weekend, May 28-30, times vary, Miller Motorsports Park, 2901 N. Sheep Lane, Tooele, prices vary (435-277-7223 or www.BigMWeekend.com)

Stop the Abuse Fundraiser, May 28, 5-9 p.m., Weber State University, 3848 Harrison Blvd., Ogden, $5 per person, $20 per family (www.stop-the-abuse.org)

Herriman City Memorial Day Celebration, May 30, breakfast, 7-11 a.m., Main Street Park, 13000 S. 5900 West, Herriman; tribute ceremony, 9 a.m., Herriman City Cemetery, 12520 So. Pioneer St., Herriman

Orem City Memorial Day Program, May 30, 9 a.m., Orem City Cemetery, 800 E. 1200 North, Orem

Bluffdale City Memorial Day Tribute, May 30, 9:45 a.m., Bluffdale City Cemetery, 14201 S. Redwood Road, Bluffdale

Riverton City Memorial Day Program, May 30, 11:45 a.m., Riverton Cemetery, 1500 W. 13200 South, Riverton

West Jordan Memorial Day Tribute, May 30, 1 p.m., Veterans Memorial Park, 1985 W. 7800 South, West Jordan

Freemason Lecture, June 1, 7 p.m., Ragan Theater, Utah Valley University, Orem, free

Free Woodcarving Lessons, Tuesdays, 6 p.m., Ice House at Wheeler Historic Farm, 6351 S. 900 East

Electric Squares Dance Club, lessons and rounds, Fridays, 7 p.m., Columbus Community Center, 2530 S. 500 East, $10 per couple

Special needs dance classes, Saturdays, 1 p.m., Dance Club, 983 N. State, Orem, free

Dancing with the Come Dance With Us Band, Tuesdays, 8 p.m., Eldred Center, 270 W. 500 North, Provo, $5

Ballroom dancing, Tuesdays and Fridays, 8:30 p.m., Murray Arts Centre, 4868 S. State, $7 (801-269-1400)

Showtime Utah, "All that Jazz," Thursdays, 8 p.m.; Old-West Dinner Adventures with Steel 'N' Thunder band, Fridays and Saturdays, 7 p.m., 20 S. Main, Pleasant Grove (801-636-9669)

Western Dance Club of Utah, second Saturday of the month, 8 p.m., 100 E. 200 South, Pleasant Grove, $5 (801-226-3040)

Old Time Square and Contra Dance with Loose Shoes, fourth Saturday of the month, 7:30 p.m., First Unitarian Church, 1300 East and 600 South, $5

Wasatch Contras Dance, third Saturday of the month, 7 p.m., Ladies' Literary Club, 850 E. South Temple, $7

Cosmic light shows, "Pink Floyd" dates and times vary, Clark Planetarium, The Gateway, $5-$8 (801-456-7872 or clarkplanetarium.org)

Hourly star shows, 12:30-7:45 p.m., Clark Planetarium, The Gateway, $5-$8 (801-456-7827 or clarkplanetarium.org)

Quilters Without Borders, interfaith quilting group meets monthly, see www.quilterswithoutborders.org for schedule

Children's art workshops, third Saturday of the month, 2 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts, U., prices vary (801-581-7332 or umfa.utah.edu)

THEATER

OPENING THIS WEEK

"Madame X," May 27-29, times vary, Rose Wagner Center for the Performing Arts, 138 W. Broadway, $25 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"The Odyssey," May 27-June 11, nights and times vary, Rose Wagner Center for the Performing Arts, 138 W. Broadway, $20 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Ride Me," June 1-5, times vary, Rose Wagner Center for the Performing Arts, 138 W. Broadway, $8 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

"The Hasty Heart," through May 28, nights and times vary, Hale Centre Theatre, 3333 South Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City, $23-$26 for adults, $15-$16 for children (801-984-9000 or www.halecentretheatre.org)

"Pirates of the Carabiner," through May 28, nights and times vary, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $16 for adults, $12 for students and senior citizens, $8 for children ages 12 and under (801-355-4628 or www.theOBT.org)

"Shelter," through May 28, nights and times vary, Murray Theatre, 4959 S. State, $15 (801-300-0977)

"Urinetown," through May 28, nights and times vary, The Grand Theatre, 1575 S. State, $8-$24 (801-957-3322 or www.the-grand.org)

"Annie," through June 4, nights and times vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $10-$12 for adults, $7-$9 for children (801-393-0070 or www.terraceplayhouse.com)

"Les Miserables," through June 5, nights and times vary, Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, sold out (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl," through June 11, nights and times vary, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, $6-$12 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

IMPROV/COMEDY

Comedy Sportz, shows every Friday and Saturday, 8 and 10:15 p.m., 36 W. Center, Provo; family friendly; $8 (801-377-9700 or www.comedysportzutah.com)

Laughing Stock, weekends, times vary, Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $6-$9 (801-355-4628)

Quick Wits, Midvale Main Street Theatre, 7711 S. Main Street, Midvale, $6-$8 (801-824-0523 or www.quickwitscomedy.com)

Wiseguys Comedy Club Trolley Square, 505 S. 600 East, prices vary (801-532-5233 or www.wiseguyscomedy.com)

Wiseguys Comedy Club West Valley, 2194 W. 3500 South, prices vary (801-463-2909 or www.wiseguyscomedy.com)

Small Venues

Area 51: (801-534-0819)

Axis: (801-519-2947)

Atchafalaya: (801-467-8499)

Avalon: (801-467-8499)

Barefoot Event Center: (888-439-8824)

The Basement: (thebasementmusic.com)

Baxter's Cafe: (801-486-0440)

Bay: (www.smithstix.com)

Cisero's, Park City: (435-649-5044)

Club Allure: (www.24tix.com)

Club Edge: (www.24tix.com)

Club Ice: (801-519-2947)

Club 90: (801-566-3254)

Club Manhattan: (801-364-7651)

Club Orange: (801-467-8499, 800-888-8499 or www.smithstix.com)

Club Overdrive: (801-467-8499)

Club Sound: (801-818-2263)

Club Vegas: (www.24tix.com)

The Complex: Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers, May 27; Sin City Laughs, May 28; The Skatalites, May 29; Celldweller, June 2 (801-467-8499)

Cup of Joe: (801-363-8322)

Dawg Pound: (801-261-2337)

The Depot: (801-467-8499)

Edgemont, Orem: (801-467-8499)

El Potrero, Ogden: (www.24tix.com)

Expose: (801-474-9116)

Five Monkeys: (801-266-1885)

Groovacious, Cedar City: (www.groovacious.com)

Halo: (801-532-1510)

Harry O's: (www.24tix.com)

The Hotel: Slim of 112, June 2 (801-467-8499)

In the Venue: Arctic Monkeys, May 31; The Airborne Toxic Even, June 1; Noah and The Whale, June 2 (801-467-8499)

Jazzy Rock 'n' Roll Grill, St. George: (435-674-1678)

Kamikazes: (801-467-8499)

Karumba: (801-467-8499)

Keys on Main: (801-363-3638)

Kilby Court: (www.kilbycourt.com)

Kristauf's: (801-366-9490)

Lamb's Grill Cafe: (801-364-7166)

Liquid Joe's: (801-467-5637)

Lo-Fi Cafe, Layton: (801-467-8499)

Mixed Emotions: (801-467-8499)

Mo Diggity's: (801-832-9000)

Mo's Bar & Grill: (801-531-7041)

Mocca Express: (801-233-9151)

Molly Blooms, Park City: (435-645-0844)

Muse Music: (801-377-6873)

Noah's, Lindon: (www.24tix.com)

Oasis Cafe: (801-322-0404)

Ouida's Lounge:(801-521-4442)

Outlaw Saloon: (801-467-8499)

Pat's Barbecue and Juke Joint: (801-484-5963)

Peppermill Concert Hall, Wendover, Nev.: (801-468-1492)

Plan B in Park City: (435-615-7588)

Playground: (801-467-8499)

Point After: (www.24tix.com)

Project Audio Lounge: (801-467-8499)

Rail Events Center: (801-467-8499)

Riverhorse Cafe, Park City: (435-649-3536)

Salt Rock Coffee and Venue: (801-643-1662)

Salt Shaker: (www.24tix.com)

Saltair: Benny Benassi, May 27; Pajama Jam, May 28 (801-467-8499 or www.smithstix.com)

Sandy Station: (801-255-2289)

Sidecar, Park City: (435-645-7468)

Silver Star, Park City: (435-901-3391)

State Room: (800-501-2885 or www.thestateroomslc.com)

Sun and Moon Cafe: (801-583-8331)

Tea Grotto: Live music every third Friday and every Saturday (801-466-8255)

Toadz, Cedar City: Talent Showcase with Pablo on Mondays; Live music Fridays (435-867-8988)

Urban Lounge: (www.24tix.com)

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