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Craig Schwartz
Carmen Cusack in Steve Martin and Edie Brickell’s “Bright Star,” which will be performed this weekend at Pioneer Theatre Company.

MUSIC/DANCE

BYU Winterfest, Jan. 26-27, 7 p.m., Conference Center Theater, Temple Square, $12 (801-570-0080 or lds.org/events)

“Moby-Dick,” Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m.; Jan. 28, 2 p.m., Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $15-$100 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

LoCash, Jan. 26, 8 p.m., DeJoria Center, 970 N. State Road 32, Kamas, $25-$45 (435-783-3113 or dejoriacenter.com)

Michael Charles, Jan. 26, 10 p.m., The Green Pig Pub, 31 E. 400 North, free (michaelcharles.us)

Utah Youth Orchestras and Ensembles: “Circular 14: The Apotheosis of Aristides,” Jan. 27, 7 p.m., Salt Lake Tabernacle, Temple Square, free but tickets are required (801-570-0080 or lds.org/events)

“The Vanishing Pavilions,” Jan. 29, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $20 for general, free for students (novaslc.org)

“Last Autumn,” Jan. 30, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $20 for general, free for students (novaslc.org)

Dee-Dee Darby Duffin, Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Gallivan Center, 239 S. Main, free (801-718-3862 or excellenceconcerts.org)

Michael Hersch’s “On the Threshold of Winter,” Feb. 1, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $30 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

The Drifters, Feb. 1-3, 8 p.m.; Feb. 4, 6 p.m., Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main, Park City, $29-$55 (435-649-9371 or egyptiantheatrecompany.org)

GETTING OUT

Tabletop Gaming Gathering, Jan. 27, 4 p.m., Barnes and Noble, 1780 Woodland Park Drive, Layton, free (barnesandnoble.com)

“Christmas in the Wizarding World,” through Jan. 31, times vary, The Shops at South Town, 10450 S. State, Sandy, free (shopsatsouthtown.com)

"Parenting the Love and Logic Way," Feb. 1, 8, 15 and 22, 6:30-8:45 p.m., Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North, free, registration required (healthyrelationshipsutah.org)

Midway Ice Castles, Homestead Resort, Midway, Monday-Thursday, 5:30-9 p.m.; Friday-Saturday, 5:30-10 p.m., $9.95-$19 (866-435-2850 or icecastles.com/midway)

Rio Grande Winter Market, Saturdays through April 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Rio Grande Depot, 300 S. Rio Grande St., free (slcfarmersmarket.org)

American folk dance lessons, Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m., Glendale Library, 1375 S. Concord St., free (801-414-4723)

Ballet West Academy ballet classes, dates and times vary, Trolley Square campus, 600 S. 650 East; Ballet Centre downtown campus, 52 W. 200 South; Park City campus, 6554 Creekside Lane, Park City; Thanksgiving Point campus, 3003 N. Thanksgiving Way, Lehi, $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors (balletwestacademy.org)

THEATER

OPENING PRODUCTIONS

“The Scarlet Pimpernel,” Jan. 26-Feb. 3, dates and times vary, Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 S. Main, Logan, $20-$23 (435-752-0026 or cachearts.org)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

“Macbeth,” Jan. 26-27, 8 p.m.; Jan. 27, 2:30 p.m., Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, $13-$17 (801-422-2981 or arts.byu.edu)

“Bright Star,” Jan. 26-27, 7:30 p.m.; Jan. 27, 2 p.m., Pioneer Theatre Company, 300 S. 1400 East, $42-$69 (801-581-6961 or pioneertheatre.org)

“Dear Ruth," through Feb. 3, dates and times vary, Hale Center Theater Orem, 225 W. 400 North, Orem, $18-$24 for adults, $14-$18 for children ages 4-11 (801-226-8600 or haletheater.org)

“Don’t Drink the Water," through Feb. 3, dates and times vary, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $15, children under age 3 not admitted (801-298-1302 or centerpointtheatre.org)

“To Kill a Mockingbird," through Feb. 3, dates and times vary, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $19.50-$27 for adults, $17.50-$25.50 for seniors and students, children under age 3 not admitted (801-298-1302 or centerpointtheatre.org)

“You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown,” through Feb. 3, Empress Theatre, 9104 W. 2700 South, Magna, $10 (801-347-7373 or empresstheatre.com)

“Forever Plaid," through Feb. 10, dates and times vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $12-$14 for adults, $11-$13 for students and seniors, $9-$11 for children ages 12 and younger (801-393-0070 or terraceplayhouse.com)

“Pride and Prejudice,” through Feb. 10, Heritage Theatre, 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry, Box Elder County, $12 for adults, $10 for seniors and children under age 13; children under 4 not permitted (435-723-8392 or heritagetheatreutah.com)

“The Big Five-Oh," through Feb. 17, dates and times vary, Brigham’s Playhouse, 25 N. 300 West, Washington, $23 for adults, $21 for seniors, $17 for children and students ages 5-17, children under age 5 not admitted (435-251-8000 or brighamsplayhouse.com)

“Busytown the Musical,” through Feb. 17, dates and times vary, Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State, $16 (801-532-6000 or uctheatre.org)

“Cash on Delivery," through March 17, dates and times vary, Hale Centre Theatre, 9900 S. Monroe St., Sandy, $40 for adults, $20 for youths ages 5-17, children under age 5 not permitted (801-984-9000 or hct.org)

“Charlie’s Aunt,” through Feb. 24, dates and times vary, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $16 for adults, $12 for students, seniors and military, $10 for children ages 2-12 (801-355-4628 or theobt.org)

“Pirates of the Scaribbean," through March 17, dates and times vary, Desert Star, 4861 S. State, Murray, $28.95 for adults, $14.95-$18.95 for children under age 11 (801-266-2600 or desertstar.biz)

IMPROV/COMEDY

Bill Engvall, Jan. 26, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, $35-$59 (801-355-2787 or artsaltlake.org)

Improv Comedy Workshop, Jan. 27, 9 a.m., Gale Center, 10300 S. Beckstead Lane, South Jordan, $20 (801-254-3742 or sjc.utah.gov)

SPECIAL MOVIE SCREENINGS

"Cars 3," Jan. 26, 1 p.m., Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, free (slcpl.org); and Jan. 27, noon, Holladay Library, 2150 E. 4730 South, free (calendar.slcolibrary.org)

"The Court Jester," Jan. 29, 6:30 p.m., Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, free (801-229-7050 or oremlibrary.org)

"Gentlemen’s Agreement," Jan. 30, 10 a.m., SCERA, 745 S. State, Orem, $2 (scera.org)

"Groundhog Day," Feb. 2, 9 and 11 p.m., Tower Theatre, 876 E. 900 South, $10 (801-321-0310 or saltlakefilmsociety.org)

"How to Steal a Million," Jan. 26, 7 p.m., Harold B. Lee Library, BYU, Provo, free (sites.lib.byu.edu)

"I Am Another You," Jan. 30, 7 p.m., Salt Lake Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, free (801-746-7000 or utahfilmcenter.org)

"The Last Laugh," Jan. 26, 7:30 p.m., Organ Loft, 3331 Edison St., $5-$6 (801-485-9265 or edisonstreetevents.com)

"Mary Poppins," Jan. 26, 6:30 p.m., Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West, free (801-594-8623 or slcpl.org)

"The Producers," Jan. 26, 6:30 p.m., Orem Library, 58 N. State, Orem, free (801-229-7050 or oremlibrary.org)

"The Punisher," Jan. 29, 10 p.m., Brewvies, 677 S. 200 West, free (801-322-3891 or brewvies.com)

"Street Fighting Men," Feb. 1, 7 p.m., Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, free (utahfilmcenter.org)

Sundance Film Festival, through Jan. 28, dates, times, locations and prices vary (sundance.org)

"Wonder Woman," Jan. 27, 3 p.m., Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North, free (slcpl.org)

BOOK SIGNINGS

Dolly’s Bookstore, 510 Main, Park City, Amy Goodman, author of “Democracy Now,” Jan. 26, 1 p.m.; and Stephen Trimble, author of “Red Rock Stories: Three Generations of Writers Speak on Behalf of Utah’s Public Lands,” Jan. 26, 3 p.m. (435-649-8062 or dollysbookstore.com)

The King’s English Bookshop, 1511 S. 1500 East, Wayne B. Jonas, author of “How Healing Works: Get Well and Stay Well Using Your Hidden Power to Heal,” Jan. 30, 7 p.m.; and Stephen Tatum, co-author of “Morta Las Vegas: CSI and the Problem of the West,” Jan. 31, 7 p.m. (801-484-9100 or kingsenglish.com)

Rowland Hall, 843 S. Lincoln St., Marissa Meyer, author of “Wires and Nerve: Gone Rogue,” Jan. 30, 7 p.m. (801-484-9100 or kingsenglish.com)

FOOD CLASSES

John and Jennie’s Bosch Kitchen Center, 6239 Highland Drive, will offer the following cooking classes: “Breakfast the Healthy and Nutritious Way,” Jan. 27, 10:30 a.m.; and “Sprouting Made Simple and Sprouted Crackers,” Jan. 30, noon, free (801-272-9922 or jandjkitchen.com)

USU Extension Food Sense class, Feb. 1, 7 p.m., Murray Library, 166 E. 5300 South, free (385-468-4820 or extension.usu.edu/saltlake)

ART GALLERIES AND CLASSES

OPENING EXHIBITIONS

Utah’s Hogle Zoo, 2600 Sunnyside Ave., “World of the Wild,” by local artists, Jan. 27, 10:30 a.m. (801-584-1700)

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, “Homebodies, Away Teams,” by Earl Gravy; “Desire Lines,” by various artists; “Exorcising America,” by Merritt Johnson; “Monument,” by Eric Overton; “Permadeath,” by Justin Watson, opening reception Jan. 26, 7 p.m. (801-328-4201)

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS IN SALT LAKE COUNTY

Art at the Main, 210 E. 400 South, “Heat,” by Christine Kende, through Feb. 10 (801-363-4088)

Art Access Gallery, 230 S. 500 West, No. 125, “Truth and Consequences,” by various artists and “Silent Scream,” by Heydar Rasoulpour, through Feb. 9 (801-328-0703)

Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West, “Spring and All,” by Andrew Alba, through Feb. 28 (801-594-8623)

Chase Home Museum of Utah Folk Arts, Liberty Park, 600 E. 900 South, “Current,” Pacific Island art by various artists, through Feb. 9 (801-533-5760)

Church History Museum, 45 N. West Temple, “Joseph Paul Vorst: A Retrospective,” through April 15 (801-240-3310)

Corinne and Jack Sweet Library, 455 E. F St., “Vivid Image-ination,” by Miroslava K. Vomela, through Feb. 24 (801-594-8651)

Day-Riverside Library, 1575 W. 1000 North, “Our Native Color,” by Lawrence Magana, through Feb. 17 (801-594-8632)

George S. and Dolores Dore Eccles Gallery, SLCC South City Campus, 1575 S. State, “Dressed to Protest: Fashion for Social and Political Unrest,” by the SLCC Fashion Institute, through Feb. 2 (801-957-4073)

Glass House, 3910 S. Highland Drive, Millcreek, art by Laura Hendricks, through Feb. 28 (801-666-8968)

Horne Fine Art, 142 E. 800 South, art by Karen Horne, Phyllis Horne and Ryan Cannon (801-910-2088)

The Macaroni Gallery, 244 S. 500 West, art by Bill Stockdale, Marguerite H. Roberts, Mick Lownds and Kathy Rodman, through January (801-554-8170)

Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, “Fire Paintings and Macro-Galleries,” by Leslie Randolph, through Feb. 16; and “Sounds of Silk: Instruments and Textiles from Silk Road Culture,” through March 27 (801-594-8680)

Modern West Fine Art, 177 E. 200 South, “Toward Home,” by Nathan Florence, through March 10 (801-355-3383)

Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, “Fiber Art,” by Lucy Peterson Watkins, through Feb. 25 (801-585-0556)

Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, “Fragmentation and Language,” by Simon Blundell and art by Rebecca Pyle, through Feb. 23; “Icons,” by Chauncey Secrist, through March 6; and “A Risk Taker,” by Tim Peterson, through Feb. 18 (801-524-8200)

Salt Lake Community College Markosian Library, 4600 S. Redwood Rd., Taylorsville, “Dressed to Protest: Fashion for Social and Political Unrest,” by the SLCC Fashion Institute, through Feb. 2 (calendar.slcc.edu)

Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, West Valley City, “Bob Hope: An American Treasure,” a World Golf Hall of Fame Exhibit, through April 28 (801-965-5100)

Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, 20 S. West Temple, “Dream: Egyptian Theatre YouTheatre,” through May 19 (801-328-4201)

Utah Museum of Fine Arts, University of Utah, South Campus Drive, “Go West: Art of the American Frontier,” art from the Buffalo Bill Center of the West, through March 11, $18.95 for adults, $15.95 for youths ages 6-18 and seniors, free for members, U. students and staff; “Salt 13,” by Katie Paterson, through May 20; and art by Spencer Finch, through July (801-581-7332)

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS OUTSIDE SALT LAKE COUNTY

American Fork Library, 64 S. 100 East, American Fork, art by Debbie Wood, through Jan. 31 (801-763-3070)

Arrowhead Gallery ETC, Electric Theater Center, 68 E. Tabernacle St., St. George, art by Shirley Smith, through Jan. 31 (801-628-9592)

Bountiful Davis Art Center, 90 N. Main, Bountiful, “All Those Who Wander: Exploring the World by Lens,” by Parker Cross, Jackson Hendry, Kent Miles, Carl Oelerich, Josh Ruchty and Jon Bouwhuis, through Feb. 23 (801-295-3618)

Brigham City Museum of Art and History, 24 N. 300 West, Brigham City, Vintage Quilt Exhibition, through April 13 (435-226-1439)

Brigham Young University Museum of Art, BYU, Provo, “We Revolve Ceaseless,” by Aundrea Frahm, through April 14; and “Other Worlds,” by M.C. Escher, through May 19 (801-422-8287)

Gallery MAR, 436 Main, Park City, “Parallel,” by Nina Tichava and Maura Allen, through Feb. 10 (435-649-3001)

Mountain Place Gallery, 123 N. Main, Logan, “Mt. Logan Winter,” by Russ Fjeldsted, through Feb. 28 (435-752-0211)

Park City Library, 1255 Park Ave., Park City, Summit County Traveling Art Exhibit and art by Heather Stamenov, through Feb. 25 (801-615-5600)

Peteetneet Gallery, 10 S. 600 East, Payson, art by Krystal Cooper Meldrum, through Feb. 24 (801-310-3995)

Provo Library, 550 N. University Ave., Provo, “Wizards of Pop,” by Robert Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart, through March 27 (801-852-6650)

Red Cliff Gallery, 220 N. 200 East, St. George, “Winter Blues,” by the Southern Utah Art Guild, through Feb. 7 (southernutahartguild.com)

Shaw Gallery, WSU, 3964 W. Campus Drive, Ogden, Annual Student Art Exhibition 2018, through Feb. 10 (801-626-6420)

Snow College Art Gallery, 150 College Ave., Ephraim, art by Graft, through March 3 (435-283-7000)

Springville Museum of Art, 126 E. 400 South, Springville, “Wit and Whimsy: Off the deep end,” by local artists, through May 19; and “Round Up: Icons of the American West,” by various artists, through June 19, 2021 (801-489-2727)

Woodbury Art Museum, 575 E. University Parkway No. 250, Orem, “The Metamorphosis of a Hive: The Exploration of Cultural Change,” by artists from The Boxcar Studio and Gallery Community, through March 3 (801-863-4200)

ART CLASSES

"Crafting Club: Memory Books," Jan. 27, 1 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, $20, for ages 15 and older, registration required (435-723-0740 or bcfineartscenter.org)

Brewvies, 677 S. 200 West, “Howie Garber: 30 Years of Adventure at Home and Beyond,” Jan. 30, 7 p.m., $10 (saveourcanyons.org)

Utah Museum of Fine Art, 410 Campus Center Drive, “Michelle Facos: Angel or Whore?: Polarized Visions of Women in Symbolist Art,” Jan. 31, 7 p.m., free (801-581-7332 or umfa.utah.edu)

FAMILY ACTIVITIES

Preschool Music Time, Jan. 26, 9:30 a.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, $1-$2 donation suggested (435-723-0740 or bcfineartscenter.org)

“Cats and Cocoa," Jan. 27, 10 a.m.-noon, Utah’s Hogle Zoo, 2600 Sunnyside Ave., $14.95 for adults, $12.95 for seniors, $10.95 for children age 3-12 (801-584-1763 or hoglezoo.org)

Ririe-Woodbury English/Spanish Bilingual Dance Demonstration, Jan. 27, 11 a.m.-noon, Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $10, preregistration required (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

"Autism Afternoon, Jan. 30, 4-6 p.m., Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum, 444 W. 100 South, $6 per person for children and families affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder (801-456-5437 or discoverygateway.org)

“Busytown the Musical," through Feb. 17, dates and times vary, Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State, $16 (801-532-6000 or uctheatre.org)

LIBRARIES

Marmalade Library, 280 W. 500 North, a free screening of “Cars 3,” Jan. 26, 1 p.m. (801-594-8680)

Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 E. 400 South, Pokemon trading card game tournament, Jan. 26, 3 p.m. (801-524-8290)

Murray Public Library, 166 E. 5300 South, “Fort Night at the Library,” Jan. 26, 5:45 p.m., bring blankets and pillows (801-264-2580)

Viridian Event Center, 8030 S. 1825 West, West Jordan, “Get Curious,” Jan. 27, 10 a.m. (801-943-4636)

Bingham Creek Library, 4834 W. 9000 South, West Jordan, "Kids Short Film Festival,” Jan. 27, 3 p.m. (801-943-4636)

Chapman Library, 577 S. 900 West, “Mad Hatter’s Tea Party of the Century,” Jan. 27, 3 p.m. (801-594-8623)

Millcreek Library, 2266 E. Evergreen Ave., East Millcreek, chocolate taste test for teens, Jan. 27, 3 p.m. (801-943-4636)

COMMUNITY BRIEFS

Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, will host auditions for “Pirates of Penzance Jr." Feb. 1, 6 p.m. Students ages 8-18 are invited to audition for the musical. Auditioners should be prepared to perform 16 bars of a Broadway song. Rehearsals will be Tuesday and Thursday evenings with performances scheduled for May. Call 435-723-0740 or visit bcfineartscenter.org for more information.

Utah Arts and Museums’ Rio and Gallery are now accepting proposals for visual art exhibitions, according to a news release. Applications are open through Feb. 1. The exhibit will run July 2018-July 2019. Proposals from artists, arts organizations and independent curators are welcome, including solo exhibitions, small group shows or larger curated/juried exhibits. Artists from Utah are encouraged to apply. To submit a proposal for an exhibit, visit visualarts.utah.gov.

SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, will host auditions for “Sister Act,” Feb. 7, 6:30-10 p.m. All roles are available. Auditioners ages 16 and older should be prepared to perform 16 bars of an upbeat, contemporary musical theater piece. An accompanist or iPod playback will be available. Callbacks for Feb. 10 will be by invitation only, and will include a dance audition. Rehearsals will begin the week of Feb. 12 and performances will be April 13-May 5. Auditioners can sign up for an audition time and submit an audition form online under the stage tab at scera.org. Auditioners may bring a resume and headshot to the audition. Visit scera.org for more information.

Alamexo Cantina, 1059 E. 900 South, will offer $1 tacos each Saturday and Sunday from noon-2 p.m. Call 801-658-5859 or visit alamexocantina.com for more information.

Marie Callender’s Restaurant and Bakery, with Utah locations in Layton and Salt Lake City, will celebrate National Pie Day with a whole pie-to-go sale through Feb. 28 with pies $8.99, plus tin. Pie sale includes more than 30 varieties of pies. The sale excludes cheesecakes, seasonal fresh fruit pies and promotional pies. Visit mariecallenders.com for more information.

Stanza Italian Bistro, 454 E. 300 South, is offering a three-course express business lunch for $15 this winter. Chef Jonathan LeBlanc will offer seasonally available ingredients with a goal to provide start-to-finish lunches in 45 minutes, according to a news release. Diners have an option of soup or caesar salad with a choice of sandwich, a pasta option and dessert. The three-course express business lunch will be offered Monday-Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Reservations are recommended by phone at 801-746-4441 or by visiting stanzaslc.com/reservations.

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