MUSIC/DANCE

Brad Paisley, Jan. 27, 7:30 p.m., Maverik Center, 3200 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City, $39.75 - $59.75 (www.ticketmaster.com)

BYU Ballroom Dance Company, Jan. 27, 7:30 p.m.,Val A. Browning Center, Weber State University, Ogden, $15-$18 (801-399-9214 www.symphonyballet.org

Choreography Design Project, Jan. 27-28, 7:30 p.m., Ragan Theatre, UVU, Orem, $12 for general, $9 for senior citizens, $7 for students (801-863-8797 or www.uvu.edu/campusconnection/events)

"Dance and All That Jazz," BYU Contemporary Dance Theatre, Jan. 27, 7:30 p.m.; Jan. 28, 2 and 7:30 p.m, de Jong Concert Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, $12 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

The Vibe, Jan. 27-28, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $15-$18 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"The Beast of SB Dance: Remix," Jan. 27-28, 8 p.m.; Jan. 29, 4 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $15 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Booked Coffeehouse," Jan. 27, 8-10:45 p.m., First Unitarian Church, 569 S. 1300 East, $5 (801-852-5856)

Preparatory division faculty concert, Jan. 28, 3 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., free (801-581-6762 or www.music.utah.edu)

BYU Concert Choir and BYU Singers, Jan. 28, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Conference Center, $10 (866-537-8457 or www.lds.org/events)

Composers Guild Spectacular, Jan. 28, 7:30 p.m., Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints meetinghouse, 420 S. 800 East, free

Murray Concert Band, Jan. 28, 7:30 p.m., Murray High School, 5440 S. State, free (801-942-2921 or www.murrayconcertband.org)

Salt Lake Symphony with the SummerArts Piano Competition Winners, Jan. 28, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $7 for general, $3 for senior citizens, free for students (877-425-1537 or www.saltlakesymphony.org)

Faculty showcase, Jan. 29, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., free (801-581-6762 or www.music.utah.edu)

"Dancescapes," Odyssey Dance Theatre, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., $20-$40 (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

Hilary Demske, piano, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Ragan Theatre, UVU, Orem, $7 for general, $5 for senior citizens and students (801-863-4636 or www.uvu.edu/campusconnection)

"Remembrance," University Campus Symphony, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $7 for general (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

Terence Blanchard Quintet, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $25 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Utah Wind Symphony, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $8 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Winter Choirfest, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, $6-$10 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

Ballet Showcase II,Feb. 2, 5:30 p.m.; Feb. 3, 7:30 p.m.; Feb. 4, 2 and 7:30 p.m Marriott Center for Dance, U., $8-$12 (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

Orpheus Winds, Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, free (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

Wind Ensemble, Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $7 for general (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

"Sledgehammer," Odyssey Dance Theatre, Feb. 2, 7:30 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., $20-$40 (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

GETTING OUT

Sundance Film Festival, films and other events through Jan. 29; times, cost and location vary (www.sundance.org/festival)

Brian Regan, Jan. 27-28, times vary, Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $40.50-$45.50 (801-467-8499 or www.smithstix.com)

Family Winterfest, Jan. 27-28, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., South Towne Exposition Center, 9575 S. State, $2-$7 (801-874-6214 or www.familywinterfest.com)

"Bling for Books Fundraiser," Jan. 27, 2-6 p.m., Kimball Junction Library, 1885 W. Ute Blvd., Park City (435-615-3900)

"Dear Little Fish: A Reading with Poet Melissa Bond," Jan. 27, 7 p.m., Ken Sanders Rare Books, 268 S. 200 East, free (801-521-3819 or www.kensandersbooks.com)

Jordan World Circus, Jan. 27, 7 p.m.; Jan. 28, 3 and 7 p.m.; Jan. 29, 1 and 5 p.m., Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N. 1200 West, Ogden, $12-$16 (801-399-8798 or www.co.weber.ut.us/gsec/calendar.php)

"Lunch With A Keeper," Jan. 28, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., $40 per adult-child pair (801-582-1631 or www.hoglezoo.org)

"The Do's and Don'ts of a Showbiz Parent," a workshop with Christina Aguilera's mother, Shelly Kearns, Jan. 28, 1-2:15 p.m., Salt Palace Convention Center, 100 S. West Temple, $25 per parent (801-495-3262)

National Girls and Women in Sports Day, Jan. 28, 2-5:30 p.m., Westminster College, 1840 S. 1300 East, $10 (801-832-2862 or www.westminstercollege.edu/NGWSD)

National Serpent Day, Feb. 1, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., The Living Planet Aquarium, 725 E. 10600 South; $ 9 for adults; $8 for seniors, students and military; $7 for children ages 3-17; free for children under 2 (801-355-3474 or www.thelivingplanet.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 Screwtape Letters," Jan. 28, 4 and 8 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., $29-$89 (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

"The Adding Machine," Feb. 1-12, dates and times vary, Babcock Theatre, U., $15 (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

"Miss Evers' Boys," Feb. 1-18, dates and times vary, The Grand Theatre, 1575 S. State, $8-$24 (801-957-3322 or www.the-grand.org)

"Educating Rita," Feb 2-18, Pinnacle Acting Company, dates and times vary, Midvale Performing Arts Center, 695 W. Center Street, Midvale, $15 for general, $13 for senior citizens and students (www.pinnacleactingcompany.org)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

"The 39 Steps," through Jan. 28, dates and times vary, Heritage Theatre 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry, $9 for adults, $8 for senior citizens and children under 12 (435-723-8392 or www.heritagetheatreutah.com)

"In a Dark, Dark House," Wasatch Theatre Company, through Jan. 28, dates and times vary, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $15 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Find and Sign," through Jan. 28, dates and times vary, Pioneer Theatre, 300 S. 1400 East, $25-$38 for weeknights and matinees; $29-$44 for weekend evenings (801-581-6961 or www.pioneertheatre.com)

"Rigoletto," Utah Opera, through Jan. 29, dates and times vary, Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $16-$75 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged),"through Feb. 4, dates and times vary, Black Box Theatre, Dixie State College, St. George (435-652-7800 or www.tickets.dixie.edu)

"The Game's Afoot," dates and times vary through Feb. 4, Hale Centre Theatre, 3333 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City; $24-$26 for adults, $15-$16 (801-984-9000 or www.halecentretheatre.org)

"The Merchant of Venice," through Feb. 4, dates and times vary, Margetts Arena Theatre, Brigham Young University, Provo, $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 2-11 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

"The 39 Steps," through Feb. 11, dates and times vary, Hale Center Theater Orem, 225 W. 400 North, Orem, $16-$20 for adults, $12-$16 for children (801-226-8600 or www.haletheater.org)

"A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," through Feb. 11, dates and times vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $10-$12 for adults, $9-$11 for students and senior citizens, $7-$9 for children ages 12 and under (801-393-0070 or www.terraceplayhouse.com)

"Noises Off," through Feb. 11, dates and times vary, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $18-$20 for adults, $17-$19 for senior citizens and students (801-298-1302 or www.centerpointtheatre.org)

"Spitfire Grill," through Feb. 11, dates and times vary, 9104 W. 2700 South, $11 for adults, $9 for students and senior citizens, $9 for children 12 and under (801-347-7373 or www.empresstheatre.com)

"The Secret Garden: A Play for Young Audiences," through Feb. 18, dates and times vary, Noorda Theatre, UVU, Orem, $5-$12 (801-863-8105 or www.uvu.edu/theatre)

"CSI Provo: Decaffeinated DNA," through March 24, dates and times vary, Desert Star Theater, 4861 S. State, Murray, $9.95-$14.95 for children, $13.95-$42.95 for adults, dinner option available (801-266-2600 or www.desertstar.biz)

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.org)

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)

The Complex: Emilie Autumn, Jan. 27; Ghost, Jan. 28; LiveLavaLive, Jan. 31 (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)

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

The Hotel: (801-467-8499

In the Venue: Nuclear Winter, Jan. 28; Los Campesinos, Feb. 1; The Wanted, Feb. 2 (801-467-8499)

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

Keys on Main: (801-363-3638)

Kilby Court: Stolen Babies, Jan. 28 (www.kilbycourt.com)

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)

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

Oasis Cafe: (801-322-0404)

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

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

Playground: (801-467-8499)

Project Audio Lounge: (801-467-8499)

Rail Events Center: (801-467-8499)

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

Saltair: (801-467-8499 or www.smithstix.com)

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: Blind Pilot, Jan. 28 (www.24tix.com)

Submit listings to [email protected] before 5 p.m. on Tuesday.