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Utah events calendar

Published: Thursday, July 30 2015 12:21 p.m. MDT

MUSIC/DANCE

"Barberhop Style," Beehive Statesmen Chorus, May 6-7, 7 p.m., Highland High School, 2166 S. 1700 East, $10 (www.beehivestatesmen.org)

"Japan Jam Benefit Concert," May 6, 7 p.m., Jordan Pavilion, 3491 W. 9000 South,$10 (www.saltlakesistercities.com)

"A Spring Bouquet of Art Songs," May 6, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free (801-240-3323 or www.lds.org/events)

"An Evening of Dance," May 6-7, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, $8 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

The Red Desert Ramblers and The Wild Coyotes, May 6, 7:30 p.m., South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6876 S. Highland Drive, $10 (iamaweb.org)

Utah Premiere Brass, May 6, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $10 for general admission, $8 for students and senior citizens, $6 for children ages 6-12, $20 for families (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"Meet the Vibraphone," American West Symphony, May 6-7, 8 p.m., Good Shepherd Church, 8575 S. 700 East (www.americanwestsymphony.org)

"Saint-Saens 'Organ Symphony,'" May 6-7, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $15-$85 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Families Making Music: The Madsen Family Strings," May 7, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free (801-240-3323 or www.lds.org/events)

"Goldilocks Adventure," Classical Ballet Academy, May 7, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $15 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"Mel Foster: The Art of Song," May 8, 8 p.m., The Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, free (801-328-8941 or saltlakecathedral.org)

Salt Lake Symphonic Winds, May 10, 7:30 p.m., Taylorsville High School, 5225 S. Redwood Road, free

Capitol Hill Musical Showcase, Wednesday, May 11, 7 p.m., Assemble Hall, Temple Square, free

Jazz at the Station, May 11, 7 p.m., Union Station, 2501 Wall Ave., Ogden, free

"Master Works Concert," Wasatch Chorale, May 12, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $10 for general, $8 for students and senior citizens (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

GETTING OUT

Tulip Festival, through May 7, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Thanksgiving Point, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, $10 for adults, $8 for children ages 3-11, $9 for senior citizens (thanksgivingpoint.com)

Archaeology Week, open house, May 7, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; "Ask an Archaeologist," May 11, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.; "Bones, Bones and More Bones: Learning About Animal Bones," May 12, 4-5 p.m.; Rio Grande Depot, 300 S. Rio Grande St., free (801-533-3564 or www.history.utah.gov)

Free Comic Book Day, May 7, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Dr. Volt's Comic Connection, 2043 E. 3300 South (801-485-6114 or www.drvolts.com)

Astronomy Day, May 7, 12:30 p.m., Clark Planetarium, 110 S. 400 West, cost varies by event (801-456-7827 or www.clarkplanetarium.org)

Urban Bird Festival, May 7-8, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, $7 for adults; $6 for students, senior citizens and military; $5 for children ages 3-13, free for children under 2 (801-596-8500 or www.tracyaviary.org)

Fairy tale ball, May 7, 6-8:30 p.m., Treehouse Museum, 347 22nd St., Ogden, $10 per person for members, $15 for non-members (801-394-9663 or www.treehousemuseum.org)

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

"Charlotte's Web," May 6-28, nights and times vary, Draper Historic Theatre, 12366 S. 900 East, $9 for adults; $7 for senior citizens, students and military; $5 for children 12 and under (801-572-4144 or www.drapertheatre.org)

"Souvenir," May 6-21, nights and times vary, Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $10 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"Thoroughly Modern Millie," May 11-17, nights and times vary, Stansbury High School, 5300 Aberdeen Lane, Stansbury Park, $7.50 for adults, $5.50 for students and senior citizens, $3.50 for children under 12 (435-882-2479 ext. 4510 or www.stansburyhighdrama.org)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

"The Complete Works of William Shakepeare, Abridged," through May 7, nights and times vary, Heritage 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)

"Circle Mirror Transformation," through May 8, nights and times vary, $15-$41 (801-363-7522 or www.saltlakeactingcompany.org)

"Annie," through May 12, 7:30 p.m., nights vary, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $18 for adults, $16 for students and senior citizens (801-298-1302 or www.centerpointtheatre.org)

"Annie," through May 14, nights and times vary, SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $12 for adults; $10 for children, students and senior citizens (801-225-2787 or www.scera.org)

"The Good Body," through May 14, nights and times vary, Rose Wagner Center for the Arts, 138 W. Broadway, $20 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Proof," Pinnacle Acting Company, through May 14, nights and times vary, "The Old City Hall," 695 W. 7720 South, $15 for adults, $13 for students and senior citizens (801-634-5802 or www.pinnacleactingcompany.org)

"Sunset Boulevard," Pioneer Theatre Company, through May 14, nights and times vary, Pioneer Memorial Theatre, 300 S. 1400 East, $34-$54 (801-581-6961 or www.pioneertheatre.org)

"True West," May 5-21, nights and times vary, Rose Wagner Center for the Performing Arts, 138 W. 300 South, $15 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"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)

"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)

IMPROV/COMEDY

Out of the Blue, Saturdays, 9:30 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 South 100 West, Brigham City, $5 (435-723-0740)

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 (355-4628)

Thrillionaires Improv Theater, Covey Center for the Arts Little Theater, Provo, $10 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

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: Aiden, May 9; Dredg, May 10; The Daylights, May 11 (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: A-Trak, May 10 (801-467-8499)

Cup of Joe: (801-363-8322)

Dawg Pound: (801-261-2337)

The Depot: Leon Russell, May 9; The Janks, May 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: of Montreal, May 9 (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: Joe Pug, May 8 (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)

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: The Black Angles, May 6; YACHT, May 10; Yelle, May 11 (www.24tix.com)

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