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Scott G. Winterton, Deseret Morning News
"Paint Your Wagon" - Pioneer Theatre Company
MUSIC/DANCE

"Our Story Goes On," members of the Nauvoo Pageant, through Saturday, 7 p.m., LDS Conference Center, free but tickets required (570-0080 or www.lds.org/events)

"Thriller," Odyssey Dance Theatre, through Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Austad Auditorium, Weber State University, Ogden, $24.50-$27 (801-626-8500 or www.weberstatetickets.com); also Thursday through Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m. and Oct. 20 and 27, 2 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., $20-$40 (581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.com)

Denver & the Mile High Orchestra and Sons of Day, today, 7 p.m., Calvary Chapel, 460 W. Century Dr., $5 (801-814-4645 or 801-264-9999)

Jay Kraybill, organ, today, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free

"The Road Not Taken," Choral Arts Society of Utah, today, 8 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, $12 (355-2787, 888-451-2787, www.arttix.org)

Orchestra of Sandy City, today and Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 8600 South and 700 East, $8

"Fall Concert," West Valley Symphony, Saturday, 8 p.m., Granger High School, West Valley City, $5 (969-4480)

"Flying Dutchman," Utah Opera, Saturday through Oct. 19, 7:30 p.m.; also Oct. 21, 2 p.m., Capitol Theatre, $10-$58 (355-2787, 888-451-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Group for New Music, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, free

Jubilant Bridge, acoustic music, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., 1752 S. 600 East, $15 (801-487-5552 or magpiehouseconcerts.com)

Murray Perahia, piano, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, University of Utah, $25 (581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.com)

"Ring Around the Rose," Repertory Dance Theatre, Saturday, 11 a.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, $5 (355-2787, 888-451-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Utah All State Choir, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Salt Lake Tabernacle, free but tickets required (570-0080 or www.lds.org/events)

Westminster Chamber Singers and Griffin Chorus, Saturday, 8 p.m., Vieve Gore Concert Hall, Westminster College, free

Community Concert Series with the Lord Sisters, Larry Blackburn and Russell McKinney, violin, organ and bass trombone, Sunday, 6:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church, C Street and South Temple, $5 (www.fpcslc.org)

Berlin Philharmonic Wind Quintet, Monday, 7:30 p.m., Performance Hall, Utah State University, Logan, $20

"Western Soundscapes," Southern Utah University faculty recital, Monday, 7:30 p.m., Thorley Recital Hall, SUU, Cedar City $8 (435-586-7878)

Donald Keipp, percussion, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center, WSU, Ogden, free

Elvira Kurt, comedy, Tuesday, 7 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, $20 suggested donation (539-8800)

Mario Pedone, accordion, Tuesday, 6:15 p.m., South Valley Unitarian Building, 6876 S. Highland Drive, $7 (272-3263 or www.slaac.com)

Utah Valley Symphony, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $20

Orpheus Winds, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, BYU, Provo, free

USU Jazz Ensembles, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Performance Hall, USU, Logan, $5

Jazz Legacy Dixieland Band, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, BYU, Provo, free

Laura Evans Larsen, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center, WSU, Ogden, free

Talich String Quartet, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $20 (581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.com)

Utah Symphony Chamber Orchestra, Thursday, 8 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, $25-$35 (355-2787, 888-451-2787 or www.arttix.org)

WSU Choirfest, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Val A. Browning Center, WSU, Ogden, $4.50 (800-978-8457)

USU Symphony Orchestra, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Kent Concert Hall, USU, Logan, $5

Performing Dance Company, Thursday through Oct. 20, 7:30 p.m., Alice Sheets Marriott Center for Dance, U., $10 (581-1700 or www.kingsburyhall.com)

GETTING OUT

Larry the Cable Guy, today, 8 p.m., EnergySolutions Arena, $41.75 (325-7328 or www.ticketmaster.com)

Antiques, Collectibles & Decoratives Show and Sale, today-Sunday, South Towne Exposition Center, 9575 S. State, Sandy, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. (until 4 p.m. Sunday), $2-$4 at the door

Massive Monkees Dance Party, today, 9 p.m., Studio 600, 26 E. 600 South, $10 (www.24tix.com)

"An October Evening," Thursday, 7:30 p.m., charity fund-raiser, Masonic Temple, 650 E. South Temple, $9-$10 (635-7331)

48th Annual Gem and Mineral Show, today-Sunday, Spanish Trail Arena, Moab, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday (435-259-8825)

Ballroom dancing, Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 8 p.m.; also Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30 p.m., Murray Arts Centre, Murray, $7 (269-1400)

Dee's Dances, Saturday, 9 p.m., Wheeler Farm, $15 (www.deesdances.com)

Cosmic light shows, "Entranced," "Rock Hall of Fame" and "Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon," dates and times vary, Clark Planetarium, $5-$8 (456-7872 or clarkplanetarium.org)

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

Hunt Mysteries, audience-participation murder-mystery show and dinner; dates, venues and ticket prices vary (569-1482 or huntmysteries.com)

Karaoke, 16 and older, Fridays, 10:30 p.m.-1 a.m., Draper Historic Theatre, 12366 S. 900 East, $5 cover (drapertheatre.org)

Salt Lake Area Accordion Club, third Tuesday of the month, 7 p.m., South Valley Unitarian building, 6876 S. Highland Drive, $4-$5 depending on performer (272-3263 or www.slaac.com) Children's art workshops, third Saturday of the month, 2 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts, U., prices vary (581-7332 or umfa.utah.edu)

THEATER

OPENING THIS WEEK

"It Happened in Utah," today-Oct. 20, Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Mountain Vista United Methodist Church, 9000 S. 3100 West, West Jordan, $4-$6, at the door

"Little Shop of Horrors," today-Nov. 10, Mondays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Rodgers Memorial Theatre, Centerville, $9-$16 (298-1302)

"Lucky Stiff," today-Nov. 3, Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m.; also Oct. 27, 2 p.m., Draper Historic Theatre, $6-$10 (572-4144)

"The Mystery of Edwin Drood," today-Nov. 17, Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays, 7 p.m.; also Nov. 10, 1 p.m., Empress Theatre, Magna, $6-$10 (347-7373)

"Timeless Tales of Terror," Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Babcock Performing Readers, Union Building Little Theatre, U., free

REPERTORY THEATERS

Tuacahn Amphitheater, through Oct. 20, Ivins, "Cinderella," "My Fair Lady" and "42nd Street," $10-$44, plus optional pre-show buffet, $8-$11 (800-746-9882 or www.tuacahn.org)

Utah Shakespearean Festival, through Oct. 27, Cedar City, "Art," "The Tempest" and "The Mousetrap," $20-$38 (800-752-9849 or www.bard.org)

Valley Center Playhouse, through Oct. 30, Lehi, "Hotel Frankenstein" and "Shadowbrook Mansion," $6 (785-1186 or www.vcpnews.com)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

"The Batting Cage," through Oct. 20, Pygmalion Theatre Company, Rose Wagner Center, $12-$20 (355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Blithe Spirit," through Saturday, Farmington City Arts Council dinner theater, $15 for show and dinner or $8 for Saturday matinee with no meal (451-2383 Ext.. 4, or www.farmington.utah.gov)

"Dracula," through Oct. 27, Phoenix Theatre Company, Academy of Performing Arts, $10-$12 (486-2728 or www.academyofpa.org)

"Henry Botter and the Curse of Dracula," through Nov. 10, Off Broadway Theatre, $8-$16 (355-4628)

"A Midsummer Night's Dream," through Saturday, Browning Center, WSU, Ogden, $5.50-$8.50 (1-800-978-8457)

"Once on This Island," through Nov. 24, Hale Centre Theatre, West Valley City, $15-$23 (984-9000 or www.halecentretheatre.org)

"Once Upon a Mattress," through Nov. 10, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, Ogden, $6-$11 (393-0070 or www.terraceplayhouse.com)

"Paint Your Wagon," through Saturday, Pioneer Theatre Company, U., $25-$49 (581-6961 or www.pioneertheatre.org)

"Spamlet: Where Mystery Meats Comedy," through Nov. 10, Desert Star Cabaret Theatre, Murray, $8-$15.95 (266-2600 or www.desertstar.biz)

"Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," through Oct. 31, Egyptian Theatre Company, Park City, $17-$36 (435-649-9371 or www.parkcityshows.com)

"Taffeta Memories," through Oct. 27, Old Barn Theatre, Collinston, $6-$7 (435-458-2276 or www.oldbarn.org)

"Thoroughly Modern Millie," through Nov. 24, Hale Center Theater Orem, $13.50-$17.50 (226-8600 or www.haletheater.com)

"The White Star," through Oct. 27, Art City Playhouse, Springville, $8-$12 or $42 per family (435-668-5702 or www.whitestarmusical.com)

IMPROV/COMEDY

Comedy Sportz, dates and times vary, (377-9700)

Decaf Comedy Jam, first, third and fifth Mondays, Johnny B's Comedy Club, Provo (377-6910 www.decafcomedy.com)

Improvisations, Fridays, 9 p.m., Kaysville Firehouse Theatre

Laughing Stock, weekends, times vary, Off Broadway Theatre, $6-$9 (355-4628)

Off the Wall, dates and times vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, Ogden (393-0070)

Quick Wits, Fridays and Saturdays, 10 p.m., Comedy Circuit, Midvale (577-8323)

CLUBS

Avalon: Avondale, The Stript and The Settling, Saturday; Funeral Dress and Resilience, Monday; Rehab and Crazy Anglos, Tuesday; Pepper, The Expendables and Passafire, Thursday (467-8499)

Burt's Tiki Lounge: The Draft, Dead to Me, The Gaslight Anthem and Saviours, Sunday (521-0572)

Circuit: Ian McFeron Band, Monday (688-2224)

Club Velour: John Vanderslice, tonight (801-818-2263)

The Depot: Pat Monahan, Monday (467-8499)

Harry O's: Guru Jazzmatazz, tonight (435-647-9494)

The Hotel: Dave Aude, tonight (467-8499)

In the Venue: Underoath, Everytime I Die, Poison the Well, Maylene and Sons of Disaster, tonight; Dr. Dog, Saturday; Interpol, Shout Out Louds, Lucero and Babby Bare Jr., Monday (467-8499)

Kilby Court: Point Juncture WA, and Vicious Starfish, tonight; John Vanderslice and Bishop Allen, Saturday; White Rabbits, Sunday; Luca, Dream Balloons, Jonasgold and A Cassandra Utterance, Monday; Steel Train, Kings for Queens, Socratic and Larusso, Tuesday; Laura Gibson, Kohanna Kunin, Musee Mecanique, band of Annuals and Tiger Fire, Wednesday (320-9887)

Lamb's Restaurant: Pianist Jimmy Reed, Thursdays through Saturdays (365-7166)

Saltair: Cradle of Filth, Gwar and CKY, Monday (467-8499)

Teazer's: Ying Yang Twins, Saturday (395-9516)

Urban Lounge: Ken Andrews, Charlotte Martin and First Wave Hello, Saturday (467-8499)


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