Utah entertainment calendar

Published: Thursday, Oct. 6 2011 5:02 p.m. MDT

MUSIC/DANCE

"The Story of Music, Stories From Home," Oct. 7, 7 p.m., Heritage Center, 10 E. 6150 South, free (801-264-2614 or www.murray.utah.gov)

Ballet Showcase, Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 8, 2 and 7:30 p.m., Marriott Center for Dance, U., $12 (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

BYU Spectacular, featuring Brian Stokes Mitchell, Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m., Marriott Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, $19-$30 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

Danny Stark, Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m., South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6876 S. Highland Drive, $5 (sharoniama@aol.com)

Del Parkinson, piano, Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free (801-240-3323 or www.lds.org/events)

Dixie State College Symphony Band, Oct, 7. 7:30 p.m., Eccles Fine Arts Center, Dixie State College, St. George, $5 for adults, $1 for students (435-652-7800 or tickets.dixie.edu)

Opera at the Covey, Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $6-$8 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"Thriller," Odyssey Dance Theater, Oct. 7, 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 8, 4 and 7:30 p.m., Egyptian Theater, 328 Main, Park City, $25-$35 (435-649-9371 or www.egyptiantheatrecompany.org)

"Thriller," Odyssey Dance Theater, Oct. 7-8, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center, Weber State University, Ogden, $25 (801-626-8500 or www.weberstatetickets.com)

Utah Regional Ballet, Oct. 7-8, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, $12-$15 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

Vanguard, Oct. 7-8, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway, $15 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Lower Lights, Oct. 7, 8 p.m., Provo Town Square, 55 N. University Ave., Provo, free (www.rooftopconcertseries.com)

X96 Big A... Show, Oct. 8, 11 a.m., Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main, $20 (801-467-8499 or www.smithstix.com)

Paul Pekkanen, Oct. 8, 6 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, $2 (435-723-0740)

Junction City Big Band Dance, Oct. 8, 7 p.m., Shepherd Union Building, Weber State University, Ogden, $5 (801-626-6367)

The Australian Pink Floyd Show, Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m., USANA Amphitheatre, 5200 S. 6200 West, $25-$39 (801-355-5522 or www.uconcerts.com)

Belly Dance Affair, Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Center Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway, $14 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Fidelio, Utah Opera, Oct. 8, 10 and 12, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $16-$85 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Janette Fishell and Andrew Unsworth, organ, Oct. 9, 8 p.m., The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, free (801-328-8941)

Rocky Mountain Marching Band Competition, Oct. 11, 4 p.m., LaVell Edwards Stadium, Brigham Young University, Provo, $5 per person $20 per family (801-422-2981 or www.byutickets.com)

Foo Fighters, Oct, 11, 7:30 p.m., Maverik Center, 3200 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley, $32-$52 (801-355-5522 or www.uconcerts.com)

Jeff Hamilton Trio, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $25 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

STOMP, Oct. 11-12, 7:30 p.m., Cache Valley Center for the Arts, 43 S. Main, Logan, $30-$44 (435-752-0026 or www.CacheArts.org)

Jazz at the Station, Oct. 12, 7 p.m., Ogden Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden, free (801-626-6431)

Matthew Coley, Oct, 12, 7:30 p.mm., Madsen Recital Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, free (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

"Thriller," Odyssey Dance Theater, Oct. 12-15, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $20-$25 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"Thriller," Odyssey Dance Theater, Oct. 12-29, 7:30 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., $25-$40 (801-581-7100 or www.kinsburyhall.org)

Celebrating Musical Theatre, Orchestra of Southern Utah, Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m., Heritage Center, 105 N. 100 East, Cedar City, $10 for adults, $5 for students, $30 for groups of six (435-586-2286 or www.orchestraofsouthernutah.org)

Latif Bolat, Oct. 13, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, free (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

GETTING OUT

Deseret News Fall Homeshow, Oct. 7, 2-10 p.m.; Oct. 8, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Oct. 9, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., South Towne Exposition Center, 9575 S. State, $10 for adults, $7 for senior citizens, free for children under 12 (www.saltlakehomeshow.com)

Super Hero Party, Oct. 7, 3 p.m., Discovery Gateway, 444 W. 100 South, $10 for members, $12 for non members. (801-456-5437 ext. 114 or www.discoverygateway.org)

Party in Pink Zumbathon, Oct. 7, 7-8:30 p.m., Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center, 7500 S. 2700 East, $8 in advance, $10 at the door, all proceeds go to Susan G. Komen for the Cure (801-944-3190)

Star Gazing Party, Oct. 7, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Thanksgiving Point, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, free (801-768-2300 or www.thanksgivingpoint.org)

First Fridays Inaugural Celebration, Oct. 7, 8 p.m., Salt Lake Art Center, 20 S. West Temple, free (801-328-4201 or www.slartcenter.org)

The Salt Lake Freedom Film and Storytelling Festival, Oct. 8, 7:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m., Fort Douglas Post Theater, 245 S. Fort Douglas Blvd., $5 for adults, $3 for children (801-532-2766 or brianjacksonfetzer@gmail.com)

Love Your Body 6K/10K, Oct. 8, 8:30 a.m., Thanksgiving Point, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, $25 for the 6K, $35 for the 10K (801-768-2300 or www.thanksgivingpoint.org)

Daughters of the Utah Pioneers Convention, Oct. 8, 10 a.m., Davis Conference Center, 1651 N. 7800 West, Layton (801-532-6479 or bettebarton@dupinternational.org)

Walk Now for Autism Speaks, Oct. 8, 10 a.m., Rio Tinto Stadium, 9256 S. State Street, donations encouraged (www.walknowforautismspeaks.org)

Boo at the Zoo, Oct. 8, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Willow Park Zoo, 419 W. 700 South, Logan, $2 for adults, $6 for children ages 3-12, free for children under 2 (435-716-9242 or www.loganutah.org/parks_and_rec/willow_park)

A Day for Bishop Outdoor Gear Sale, Oct. 8, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Eccles Health, Wellness and Athletic Center, Westminster College (www.geartogrow.org)

Rocketeers Square Dance Open House, Oct. 8, 7-8 p.m., Horizon Elementary School, 5180 S. 700 West (801-208-9827 or www.rocketeerssquaredance.com)

Piccadilly Circus, Oct. 12, 4:30 and 7:30 p.m., Maverik Center, 3200 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley, $11-$35 (801-988-8800 or www.maverikcenter.com)

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

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

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

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

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)

Date Night Dance, Saturdays, 7:30-10 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, $15 per couple (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

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

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

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

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

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

"The Foreigner," Oct. 7-29, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Heritage Community Theatre, 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry, $9 for adults, $8 for senior citizens and children ages 12 and under (435-723-8392 or www.heritagetheatreutah.com)

"Legends of Sleepy Hollow," Oct. 7-15, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, The Castle Amphitheater, 1300 E. Center, Provo, $9-$11 (www.ziontheatrecompany.com)

"Romeo and Juliet," Oct. 7-15, 7:30 p.m., dates and times vary, Allred Theater, Weber State University, Ogden, $11-$18 (801-626-6800 or weber.edu/PerformingArts)

"See How They Run," Oct. 7-24, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Pleasant Grove Library, 30 E. Center, Pleasant Grove, $9 for adults, $8 for students and senior citizens (801-922-4524 or www.pgplayers.com)

"Some Men," Oct. 10, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $50-$300 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"The Hundred Dresses," Oct. 12-21, 7 p.m., dates and times vary, Harris Fine Arts Center, Brigham Young University, Provo, $4-$5 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

"God of Carnage," Oct. 12-Nov. 6, 7:30 p.m., dates var, Salt Lake Acting Company, 150 W. 500 North, $15-$41 (801-363-7522 or www.saltlakeactingcompany.org)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

"The Foreigner," through Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m., nights vary, Eccles Fine Art Center, Dixie State College, St. George, $10 (435-652-7800 or tickets.dixie.edu)

"Little Women: The Musical," through Oct. 8, 7:30 p.m., nights vary, SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $12 for adults, $10 for children and senior citizens (801-225-2787 or www.scera.org)

"Nephi and the Sword of Laban," through Oct 8, 7 p.m., Peery's Egyptian Theater, 2439 Washington Blvd., Ogden, $8-$10 (801-689-8700 or www.smithstix.com)

"12 Angry Men," through Oct. 15, nights and times vary, Old Barn Community Theater, 3605 Bigler Road, Collinston, $7-$8 (435-458-2276 or www.oldbarn.org)

"Parade," through Oct. 15, 7:30 p.m., nights vary, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway, $12 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Grease," through Oct. 20; Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; Tuacahn Amphitheatre, 100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, $29-$59 for adults, $23-$59 for children (435-652-3300 or www.tuacahn.org)

"The Little Mermaid," through Oct. 21; Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; Tuacahn Amphitheatre, 100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, $29-$59 for adults, $23-$59 for children (435-652-3300 or www.tuacahn.org)

Utah Shakespearean Festival, through Oct. 22; nights, times and costs vary based on play, Cedar City (435-586-7878 or www.bard.org)

"Forever Dead," through Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m., nights vary, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $16 for adults, $12 for students and senior citizens, $8 for children under 12 (801-355-4628 or www.TheOBT.org)

"Dracula vs. Jekyll and Hyde," through Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m., nights vary, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $8-$16 (801-355-4628 or www.TheOBT.org)

"Curtains," through Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $10-$12 for adults, $7-$9 for children (801-393-0070 or www.terraceplayhouse.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)

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)

The Thrillionaires, every fourth Friday, Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $10 for general, $8 for students and senior citizens (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.orm)

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: Retox; Oct. 7 (801-818-2263)

Club Vegas: (www.24tix.com)

The Complex: Evergrey, Oct. 8; Yellowcard, Oct. 13 (801-467-8499)

Cup of Joe: (801-363-8322)

Dawg Pound: (801-261-2337)

The Depot: Adrian Belew Power Trio, Oct. 12 (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: (801-467-8499

In the Venue: DevilDriver, Oct. 8 (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: The Last Look and A White Flag, Oct. 8; The Lonely Forest, Soft Science and Mermaid Baby, Oct. 10; The Autumn Bash, Oct. 11; Justin Carter, Oct. 12 (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: (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)

South Shore: (www.24tix.com)

State Room: Nick13, Oct. 8; Priscilla Ahn, Oct. 12 (801-501-2885 or www.thestateroomslc.com)

Studio 600: (801-467-8499)

Subterranian: (www.24tix.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: Hear the Love Concert, Oct. 9; St. Vincent, Oct. 10; CANT, Oct. 11 (www.24tix.com)

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