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Brigham Young University Music-Dance-Theater showcase, Jan. 18 and 19, 7 p.m. and 9 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center. Tickets are $9 at the door.

Flutist Roger Martin, Jan. 18, 7:30 p.m., Wasatch Presbyterian Church. Admission is $10 at the door.

Teens of Ogden United for Community Harmony and the Roy High School Concert Choir, Jan. 18, noon, Allred Theater, Val A. Browning for the Performing Arts, Weber State University, Ogden. Additional performance Jan. 20, 5 p.m., Peery's Egyptian Theater, Ogden, free.

Utah Premiere Brass, conducted by Alan Boyer, Jan. 18, 7:30 p.m., Provo Tabernacle. Tickets at the door.

Rock band Sunfall Festival, Jan. 19, 7:30 p.m., the Barn at Thanksgiving Point. Tickets are $8 at all Ticketmaster outlets (325-SEAT).

State Men and Women's High School Honor Choir, Jan. 19, 7:30 p.m., Salt Lake Tabernacle, free.

Jazz pianist Danilo Perez and the Motherland Project, Jan. 21, 7 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, University of Utah. Tickets at all ArtTix outlets (355-ARTS).

David Randall, BYU school of music director and clarinetist, Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, free.

BYU Theatre Ballet; "Goldilocks' Adventure," Jan. 23-26, 7:30 p.m., with a 2 p.m. matinee Jan. 26, Pardoe Theatre, Harris Fine Arts Center. Tickets are $10 at the door (378-4322).

Moliere's "Tartuffe," Jan. 23, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU. Tickets are $12 at the door (378-4322).

"Viva Italia!" Utah Symphony Chamber Orchestra, Keith Lockhart directing, Jan. 23, 7:30 p.m., Peery's Egyptian Theater, Ogden. Tickets are $16 and $20 (399-9214).

Jacques Thibaud String Trio, Jan. 24, 7:30 p.m., Harris Museum of Art Auditorium, BYU. Tickets are $7 at the door (378-4322).

Trombonist Wycliffe Gordon Jazz Quartet, Jan. 24, 8 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Theater, Dixie State College. Tickets are $10 (1-435-652-7994).

"Ballet Showcase II," U. ballet department, Jan. 24, 25 and 26, 7:30 p.m., with 2 p.m. matinee, Jan. 26, Alice Sheets Marriott Center for Dance. Tickets $8 at the door (581-7100).


Utah AIDS Foundation fund-raiser, Gay Bingo with guest star Elvira Kurt, 8 p.m., Jan. 19, Sheraton Hotel Ballroom ($25 per person at the door or call 487-2323).

Alchemy of Shadows: ESP, Mind-Reading and Hypnosis, Wednesdays, 8 p.m., Draper Historic Theater (293-0877).

Ballroom dancing, Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m., Elks Lodge, Park City, (1-435-615-8291).

Ballroom dancing, Murray Arts Center, live band, Wednesdays, 8-11 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30-11:30 p.m., tickets at the door (269-1400).

Ballroom dancing, Sandy Senior Center, 9310 S. 1300 East, live music, Thursdays, 7-10 p.m., tickets at the door (561-3265).

Country-Western dancing, Dance Center, Murray, Fridays, 9 p.m.-midnight; free line-dance instruction first half-hour, tickets at the door.

Dancing, 10th East Senior Center, Salt Lake City, Wednesdays, with live music 10 a.m.- noon.

Folk dancing, Mondays, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Kiwanis Building, 440 S. 900 East (487-8036).

Governor's Mansion tours, (538-1649).

International folk dancing, Union Building, U., Mondays, 7-9 p.m.

Israeli folk dancing, Jewish Community Center, Wednesdays, 8-10 p.m.

Maxwell, hypnotist, Avalon Theater, Saturdays, 9:30 p.m.

Monte L. Bean Life Science Museum, BYU, "Wild Sheep of the World," "Don Cox Collection," "Africa: A Diverse Continent," "Utah Synoptic Collection," "Evening Gallery Shows" (378-5051).

Museum of Church History and Art, "In the Footsteps of Joseph Smith: Photographs by George Edward Anderson and Scot Facer Proctor," "The Living Christ" and "Valiant Pioneer Children" (240-3584).

Ott Planetarium, "Dancing with Dinosaurs," Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., WSU, Ogden (626-6855).

Salt City Chess Club, Thursdays, 6-10 p.m., 309 E. 100 South (323-0809).

Singles square-dancing classes, Horizon Elementary School, Murray, Tuesdays, 7-8:30 p.m. (571-2340 or 484-9934).

Swing dancing, Dance Center, Murray, Saturdays, 9 p.m.-midnight, lessons at 8:30 p.m., tickets at the door (266-5066).

Toastmasters Club, Bountiful (240-3049 or 295-7940).

Western dancing, Discovery Building, Utah State Fairpark, Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m.-1 a.m.

Hansen Planetarium, 15 S. State, "A Dream of Wings," "Supernova: Seeds of Creation," "Unseen Universe and The Sky Tonight," "A Perfect Place for Penguins" (538-2104).



"Alan Schonberger Skis the Stage," Mary G. Steiner Egyptian Theatre, Park City; 7:30 p.m., Tuesdays-Thursdays, 8 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays; matinees, 2 p.m., Saturdays, Sundays and Wednesdays, Jan. 25-March 17 (435-649-9371 or 888-243-5779) or online at www.egyptiantheatrecompany.org.

"Cabbies, Cowboys and the Tree of the Weeping Virgin: Short Plays by Utah Writers," Upstairs Theatre, Salt Lake Acting Company, Jan. 22-Feb. 24; previews, 6:30 p.m., Jan. 22, 7:30 p.m., Jan. 23-24; continues Wednesdays and Thursdays at 7:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., and Sundays at 2 and 7 p.m. (ArtTix, 363-7522 or 355-2787).

"Experiments in Ink, Etc.," U. Lab Theatre, Performing Arts Building (west of the campus book store); 7:30 p.m., Jan. 24-26; 7 p.m., Jan. 27; matinee, 4:30 p.m., Jan. 25 (ArtTix, 581-7100 or 355-2787).

"J. Golden," Trolley Square Live, 7 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, through Feb. 23 (942-5976).

"La Bete," Babcock Theatre, lower level of Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre, 7:30 p.m., Jan 16-19 and 24-26; also 7 p.m., Jan. 20 and 27; matinee, 2 p.m., Jan. 26 (ArtTix, 581-7100 or 355-2787).

"Monkey Business," live sketch comedy show, Megaplex 17, Jordan Commons, 11 p.m., Jan. 26 only ($8 at the door).

"Odd Couple," female version, Grand Theatre, SLCC South City campus, 7:30 p.m., Mondays-Saturdays, Jan. 18-Feb. 2; Saturday matinees, 2 p.m. (957-3322).

"So This Is Dixie," original musical revue, St. George Musical Theatre, Opera House, 7:30 p.m., Mondays and Thursdays-Saturdays, Jan. 24-Feb. 18 (1-435-628-8755).

"Tempest," BYU's Black Swan Shakespearean Repertory Company, Nelke Theatre, Harris Fine Arts Center, Provo; 4:30 p.m., Jan. 22-23 (free).

"The Importance of Being Earnest," readers' theater, SCERA Center Showhouse II, Orem, 7:30 p.m., Jan. 23 only (255-2787).

"The Miss Tree Pageant," interactive murder mystery, Trolley Square Live, 9:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, through Feb. 23 (942-5976).


"Anything Goes," SCERA Center Showhouse II, Orem, closes Jan. 28 (225-2569 or 225-2787).

"Beau Jest," Hale Center Theater Orem, closes Feb. 5 (226-8600).

"Cheaper by the Dozen," Villa Playhouse's Little Brown Theatre, Springville, closes Jan. 26 (489-3088).

"Dinner With Friends," Pioneer Theatre Company, Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre, closes Jan. 26 (581-6961) or online at www.ptc.utah.edu.

"Fiddler on the Roof," Terrace Plaza Playhouse, Ogden; closes Feb. 16 (393-0070).

"Hans Brinker and the Silver Skates," Children's Theatre of Salt Lake, closes Feb. 23 (532-6000).

"Night of January 16th," Heritage Community Theatre, Perry, closes Feb. 2 (1-435-723-8392).

"Nunsense," Hale Centre Theatre Black Box, West Valley City, closes Feb. 2 (984-9000).

"One Toe in the Grave," Hale Centre Theatre, West Valley City, closes Feb. 2 (984-9000).

"Showdown at the 5-Ring Ranch or 7 Bribes for Olympic Brothers," Desert Star Theater, Murray, closes March 9 (266-7600).

"Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs," Rodgers Memorial Theatre, Centerville, closes Feb. 9 (298-1302).

Knock Your Socks Off, improv comedy troupe, 8 and 10 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, Trolley Square Live, open-ended run (942-5976 or 363-4474).

Laughing Stock, improv comedy revue, Off Broadway Theatre, open-ended run (355-4628).

One-act plays, directed by advance directing students, Studio Stage, Chase Fine Arts Center, USU, Logan, closes Jan. 19 (free).

Quick Wits, improv comedy, Lakeside Theatre, 389 S. State, Clearfield; 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, open-ended run (825-3866); also Trolley Square Live, 8 and 10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, open-ended run (363-4474).

The Skinny Lincolns, improv comedy troupe, Trolley Square Live, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, open-ended run (891-5233 or 363-4474).

Wiseguys, live stand-up comedy, Trolley Square Live, 8 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays; open-ended run (363-4474).


ABG's (373-1200).

AXIS, Diamond Mania, 8 p.m., Saturdays, through Jan. 26 (519-2947).

Area 51 (534-0819).

Blue Iguana Express Bar (322-4796)

Bourbon Street Bar and Grille, College Night with DJ Justin Godina, Tuesdays (521-8358).

Bricks, Trance and House, Fridays; Club Love, Saturdays (328-0255)

Burt's Tiki Lounge (521-0572).

Cisero's Locals Night, Wednesdays (1-435-649-5044).

Club 90 (566-3254).

Club Hammerzz (269-9796).

Club Manhattan, Old School Funk/Disco, Mondays; Universal Dance Beat, Tuesdays; Best of the '80s, Wednesdays; open mike, Thursdays; House and Trance, Saturdays (364-7651).

Cozy (1-435-649-6038).

Cup of Joe, Slick Rock Gypsies, Thursdays (363-8322).

Da Phat Squirrel (328-9298).

Dead Goat Saloon, Fistful & the Full-time Kings, Jan. 18; Nova Paradiso, Jan. 19; Acoustic Goats, Jan. 20; Craig Horton, Jan. 21; Closet Poets Slam, Jan. 22; Bill Kirchen & Too Much Fun, 23; Shawn Neves, Jan. 24. (328-GOAT).

Dragonfly Cafe, open mike poetry night, Wednesdays (474-2241).

Ghetty's (269-9796).

Harry O's, DJ Daddy/Hip Hop and Ladies Night, Saturdays (1-435-647-9494).

Hog Wallow Pub (733-5567).

J.B. Mulligans (1-435-658-0717).

Kilby Court (320-9887).

Kristauf's (366-9490).

Lamb's Restaurant (365-7166).

Liquid Joe's, Phunk Junkeez, Jan. 16; G. Love & Special Sauce, Jan. 17. (467-JOES).

O'Shucks (596-8600).

Pop's Place, Blues Highway, Jan. 18. (485-7677)

Port O'Call (521-0589).

The Bull and Bear (350-0950).

The Caban Club, Dave Compton, Tuesdays-Saturdays (359-6271).

The Lazy Moon Pub (373-7600).

The Warehouse (534-0064).

Wiseguys Live Comedy Club, open mike night, Wednesdays (463-2909).

Xscape (359-8400).

Ya' Buts (359-1200).

Zephyr Club, Drive By Truckers, Jan. 18 and 19; Moses Guest, Jan. 22. (355-CLUB).

Submit notices two weeks in advance to: Weekend Calendar, Deseret News, P.O. Box 1257, Salt Lake City, UT 84110, call 237-2150, or fax 237-2550. E-mail: features@desnews.com