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MUSIC/DANCE

Los Enanito Verdes, March 7, 7 p.m., Utah State Fairpark, $19, (467-8499.)

BYU A Cappella Jam, March 7, 7 and 9 p.m., Joseph Smith Building, BYU, Provo, $4-$5 at the door.

James Keelaghan and Brenn Hill, March 7, 7:30 p.m., Peery's Egyptian Theater, Ogden, $14-$16 (801-395-3227).

Jane Yoon, March 7, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, U., $5-$10 (581-7100 or 355-2787).

Primrose Memorial Concert, March 7, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, BYU, Provo, free.

U. Concert Chorale, March 7, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free.

24th annual BYU Jazz Festival, March 7-8, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Provo, $6-$9 (801-378-4322).

U. Ballet Ensemble, March 7-8, 7:30 p.m., Marriott Center for Dance, U., $5.50-$8 (581-7100 or 355-2787).

Utah Symphony, March 7-8, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, $16-$47 (355-2787 or 1-888-451-2787).

David Crenshaw Band, March 8, 8 p.m., "pillow concert," Emerson-Smith College, 1450 E. 300 North, Provo, $1-$5 at the door.

"A Tribute to Stephane Grapelli," March 8, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center, WSU, Ogden, $12-$15 (801-626-8500 or 1-800-978-8457).

Repertory Dance Theater, March 8, 11 a.m., Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, $5 (355-2787).

Nevada Ballet Theater's "Midsummer Night's Dream," March 8, 7:30 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center, Dixie College, St. George, $9-$12 (435-652-7800).

"Piano Portraits" concert, March 8, 8 p.m., Soularium Studios, 870 E. 7145 South, Midvale, $8 at the door.

BYU Concert Choir, March 8, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free.

Celtic Stew Music Festival, March 8, 6-10 p.m., Fort Douglas Theater, $12 at the door www.celticstew.org.

Solas, March 8, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Center, 1750 Kearns Blvd., Park City, $5-$50 (435-655-3114).

Utah Youth in Harmony Festival Grand Finale, March 8, 7 p.m., Bingham High School, 2160 W. 10400 South, $3-$15 at the door.

U. A Cappella Choir, March 9, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, U., $4-$7 (355-2787 or at the door).

"Norris's Ark: An Evening of Whimsical Verse and Music," March 11, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, BYU, Provo, free.

Altenberg Trio, March 11, 7:30 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center, Dixie College, St. George, $6-$10 (435-652-7800).

BYU Philharmonic Orchestra, March 11, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, BYU, Provo, $6-$9 (801-378-4322).

Eighth Blackbird, March 11, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, U., $10-$25 (581-7100 or 355-2787).

Lawrence Welk 100th Birthday Celebration, March 11, 7 p.m., Abravanel Hall, $37.50-$39.50 (355-2787 or 1-888-451-2787).

BYU "Evening of Arias," March 12, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, BYU, Provo, free.

Jimmy Bruno, March 12, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, U., $15-$20 (581-7100 or 355-2787).

Pianist Anne Koscielny, March 12, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free.

U.S. National Dancesport Championships, March 12-15, 9 a.m., Marriott Center, BYU, Provo, $4-$50 (801-378-2981 or 1-800-322-2981).

WSU Symphonic Band: Wrapped in a Rhapsody, March 12, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center, WSU, Ogden, $3.50-$4.50 (801-626-8500 or 1-800-978-8457 or at the door).

BYU Cougarettes, March 12-14, 7:30 p.m., March 15, 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Dance Studio Theatre, Richards Building, BYU, Provo, $8 (801-378-4322).

BYU Jazz Legacy Dixieland Band, March 13, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, BYU, Provo, $6-$9 (801-378-4322).

Tangled Web, March 13-15, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, $15-$20 (355-2787).

Utah Regional Ballet, March 13-15, 7:30 p.m., Ragan Theatre, UVSC, Orem, $10-$12 (801-863-8797).

BYU-Idaho Symphony and Chorus, March 13, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, BYU, Provo, $6-$9 (801-378-4322); March 15, 7:30 p.m., S.L. Tabernacle, free.

American West Symphony, March 14, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free.

Carnatic Music, March 14, 7 p.m., Behavioral Sciences Building, U., free (donations accepted).

moosebutter, March 14, 8 p.m., Tanner Building, BYU, Provo, $5 at the door.

BYU Mens Chorus, March 14-15, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, BYU, Provo, $6-$9 (801-378-4322).

Stonecircle, March 14, 7 p.m., Olde Saint Rose Events Center, Layton, $25 (801-546-8575).

Ballet West, March 15, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Center, 1750 Kearns Blvd., Park City, $5-$50 (435-655-3114).

BYU Harp Ensemble, March 15, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, BYU, Provo, free.

Choral Festival, March 15, 7:30 p.m., Provo Tabernacle, $8-$15 (at the door).

Joanie Bartels, March 15, 11 a.m., Family Discovery Series, Peery's Egyptian Theater, Ogden, $5 (801-395-3227).

Salt Lake Symphony, March 15, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Hall, U., $5-$8 (355-2787 or 581-7100).

Tad Calcara and Friends, March 15, 7:30 p.m., Alpine Art Center, 450 N. Alpine Highway, Alpine, $5-$25 at the door.

Utah Symphony Lollypops Concert, March 15, 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, $6-$11 (355-2787 or 1-888-451-2787); also March 15, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center, WSU, Ogden, $6-$12 (801-399-9214).

Bluegrass Night, March 16, 7:30 p.m., Junction at the Power Plant, 4001 S. Highland Drive, $5-$10 at the door.

Salt Lake Men's Choir, March 16, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, $15 (355-2787 or 1-888-451-2787).

GETTING OUT

"Dragon Tales Live's Missing Music Mystery," March 7, 7 p.m.; March 8, 10:30 and 2 p.m.; March 9, 1 and 4:30 p.m., E Center, $12-$16 (467-8499 or 1-800-888-8499).

Moab Skinny Tire Festival, March 7-10 (435-259-7882 or www.skinnytirefestival.com).

"Gemstone Junction 2003," March 8, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; March 9, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Union Station, 25th and Wall, Ogden, $1.50-$2 at the door.

Hip-Hop Dance Night, March 8, 9 p.m., Make-A-Wish Foundation benefit, Wyndham Hotel, 215 W. South Temple, $5, suggested donation at the door.

"Water Wise Landscaping: Xeriscape for Arid Climates," March 13, 6:30 p.m., Ogden Nature Center, $5-$6 (801-621-7595).

Highland Bagpipe Experience, March 14, 6:30 p.m., Gallivan Center Stage, 239 S. Main, free.

Leslie Norris, March 14, noon, Harold B. Lee Library, BYU, Provo, free.

Canyon Country Western Arts Festival, March 13-15, Sharwan Smith Center, SUU, Cedar City, $5 at the door.

"Disney on Ice: Toy Story 2," March 12, 7 p.m.; March 13, 4 and 7:30 p.m.; March 14, 11:30 a.m., 3:30 and 7:30 p.m.; March 16, 1:30 and 5:30 p.m., $11.75-$28.75 (325-7328).

Free snowshoe tours, weekends through March 29, Cottonwood Canyons Foundation (466-6411).

"Vinnie's Wake," weekends through April 12, Hunt Mystery & Company, 7 p.m., Shalamar Reception Center, 2065 E. 6200 South, Murray, $30 (569-1482).

"Take a Peek at Ponds: Preschool Discovery Days," March 13-May 27, Ogden Nature Center, $3 per child (801-621-7595).

Western Dance Club of Utah Inc., Saturdays, 8 p.m.-midnight, Pleasant Grove Recreation Center, 200 S. 100 East, $5 at the door.

Ballroom dancing, Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Senior Center, 237 S. 1000 East, free.

Free art classes, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Emerson-Smith College, 1450 E. 300 North, Provo (801-375-2617).

Ballroom dancing, Wednesdays, 8-11 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, 8:30-11:30 p.m., Murray Arts Center, 4868 S. State, $6 at the door (269-1400).

Ballroom dancing, Thursdays, 7-10 p.m., Sandy Senior Center, 9310 S. 1300 East, $4 at the door (561-3265).

Hypnotist, Saturdays, 10 p.m., Avalon Theater, 3605 S. State, Murray.

Swing dancing, Saturdays, 8:30 p.m.-midnight, Dance Center, 70 E. 4880 South, Murray, tickets at the door (266-5066).

Comedy hypnotist Clifford E., 9 p.m., Saturdays, Trolley Square Live, $6-$8 (942-5976).

Free bridge lessons, Saturdays, 9 a.m., The Bridge Center, 525 E. 4500 South, Building F, Room 220 (733-5400).

West Coast Swing Lessons, Fridays, 7:30-9 p.m., Dance Center in Murray, 4880 S. State Street, $6 (269-1400).

THEATER

OPENING THIS WEEK

"A Couple of Blaguards," March 15, 8 p.m., with author/actor Malachy McCourt and Mickey Kelley, Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, $25 (355-2787).

"Fiddler on the Roof in Concert," March 13-15 and 20-22, 8 p.m., Lone Peak Pavilion, 10140 S. 700 East, $6-$10 (563-8387).

"Hope Springs Eternal," March 7-22, 7:30 p.m., Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays, Springville Playhouse, 50 S. Main, $4-$20 (801-489-3786 or 801-623-9595).

"Les Miserables: A Whole Lot LESS Miserable," March 13-May 10, 7 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays; 7 and 9:30 p.m. Fridays 3, 7 and 9:30 p.m. Saturdays, Desert Star Theater, 4861 S. State, $6-$12 (266-2600).

"Mystery of Edwin Drood," March 7-8, 10 and 13-15, 7:30 p.m., Allred Theatre, WSU, Ogden, $5.50-$8.50 (801-626-8500 or 1-800-978-8457).

"Never Too Late," March 14-April 12, 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays; 12:30, 4 and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, Hale Centre Theatre, 3333 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City, $10-$17 (984-9000).

"Quilters," March 14-29, 7:30 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, Grand Theatre, 1575 S. State, $10-$18.50 (957-3322).

"Short Attention-Span Theater," March 14-24, 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays-Saturdays, UVSC Black Box (Room 627, Gunther Trades Building), Orem, $4-$8 (801-863-8797).

"Stones," March 13-April 20, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, Nauvoo Theatrical Society, Center Street Theater, 50 W. Center, Orem, $8-$10 (801-225-3800).

"The Screwtape Letters," March 13, 7:30 p.m., Babcock Performing Readers, U. Union Building Little Theater, free.

"The Trojan Women," March 12-29, 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, matinee 2 p.m. March 22, Margetts Theatre, Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU, Provo, $9-$12; half-price previews, March 12-13 (801-378-4322).

"Twelve Dancing Princesses," March 7-April 19, 7:30 p.m. Fridays; 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, Children's Theatre of Salt Lake, 638 S. State, $9 (532-6000).

"You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," March 10-24, 8 p.m. weekdays, Emerson-Smith College Museum for the Arts, 1450 E. 300 North, Provo, admission by donation to the museum's Children's Free Art Program (801-375-2716).

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

"A Gershwin Concert: I've Got Rhythm," closes March 29, Rodgers Memorial Theatre, 292 Pages Lane, Centerville, $9-$14 (298-1302).

"Barefoot in the Park," closes March 29, Little Brown Theatre, 239 S. Main, Springville, $6-$35 (801-489-3088).

"Big River," closes March 10, Hale Centre Theatre, West Valley City, $12-$19 (984-9000).

"Boys Next Door," closes March 8, Provo Theatre Company, 105 E. 100 North, $10-$15 (801-427-3312).

"Footloose: The Musical," closes March 23, Draper Historic Theatre, 12366 S. 900 East, $6-$10 (571-4144).

"Forever Plaid," closes March 8, Old Barn Community Theater, Collinston, $5-$6 (435-458-2276).

"Home," closes March 8, People Productions, Pardner's Restaurant, 4668 S. Holladay Blvd., dinner 6:30 p.m., $35 for dinner and show (272-8851).

"Ivan Ho," closes March 29, Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $5-$8 (355-4628 or www.TheOBT.com).

"Macbeth," closes March 8, Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre, 300 S. 1400 East, $19-$39 (581-6961).

"Pageant: The Musical Comedy Beauty Contest," closes March 16, Egyptian Theatre Company, 328 Main St., Park City, $8-$33 (435-649-9371 or 1-888-243-5779).

"Peter Pan," closes March 17, SCERA Showhouse II, 745 S. State, Orem, $4-$9 (801-225-2569 or 225-2787).

"Pirates of Penzance," closes April 7, Hale Center Theater Orem, $9.50 to $14.50 (801-226-8600).

"Slurpee Doo! Pet Detective," closes March 8, Desert Star Theater, 4861 S. State, Murray, $6-$12 (266-2600).

"Taming of the Shrew," closes March 8, Caine Lyric Theatre, 28 W. Center, Logan, $6-$9 (435-797-0305).

"The Foreigner," closes March 17, St. George Musical Theatre, 212 N. Main, $8-$11 (435-628-8755).

"The King and I," closes March 23, Heritage Community Theatre, 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry, $5-$25 (435-0723-8392).

"The Mikado," closes March 15, Bountiful Performing Arts Center, 745 S. Main, Bountiful, $7 (294-7469).

"The Servant of Two Masters," closes March 24, Valley Center Playhouse, 780 N. 200 East, Lindon, $5-$6 (801-785-1186).

"The Wizard of Oz," closes April 19, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Washington Terrace, $5-$10 (801-393-0070).

IMPROV COMEDY

23 Skidoo, first, third and fifth Fridays of each month, Papa Lee's, 117 N. University Ave., Provo (801-375-2654).

Comedy Sportz Utah, 36 W. Center, Provo, $8 (801-377-9700).

Comedy Sportz and Skinny Lincolns, 9 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays, 7711 S. Main (700 West), Midvale, $8 (748-2283).

Knock Your Socks Off, Fridays and Saturdays, 8 and 10 p.m., Trolley Square Live, $8 (942-5976).

Laughing Stock, Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 and 10 p.m., Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $6-$8 (355-4628).

Quick Wits, Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 and 10 p.m., Cottonwood Mall Theatres, 5001 S. Highland Drive, $6-$8 (577-8323).

CLUBS

Axis, Christopher Lawrence, March 13 (519-2947).

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

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

Dead Goat Saloon, Harry Lee & The Back Alley Blues Band, March 7; Trance Wiren & Her Delightful Band, March 8; Acoustic Goat, March 9; Smokin' Joe Kubeck and B'Nois King, March 10; Goat Jam, March 11; Paul Galaxy & the Galactix, March 12; Tyrin Benoit & the Shuckers, March 13; Norton Buffalo & the Knockouts, March 14 (328-GOAT).

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

Junction, Before Braille, March 8 (688-2224).

Liquid Joe's, New Folk Implosion and Alaska, March 8 (467-JOES).

Orbit, live music and brunch, Sundays (322-3808).

Pop's Place, Back in the Day, Mondays; Mike Smith, Tuesdays; karaoke, Wednesday and Sundays (485-7677).

Tavernacle Social Club, karaoke night, Tuesdays; Duelin' pianos, Thursdays-Saturdays (519-8900).

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

Wasatch Front Bar & Grill, Pianist Wayne Christiansen, Tuesdays-Thursdays; disc jockey and dancing, Fridays and Saturdays (261-0115).

Xscape, Oleander and Revis, March 10 (359-8400).


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