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Utah Senior Expo Big Band dance, today, 5 p.m., South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State, free

Ballet Showcase I, today and Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; also 2 p.m. Oct. 16, Marriott Center for Dance, University of Utah, $7-$10 (581-7100)

National Veterans Creative Arts Festival Variety Show, today, 7:30 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., free but tickets required (584-1252)

Orchestra of Sandy City, today, 7:30 p.m., Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 8575 S. 700 East, $5-$7 per person or $15 per family

Jazz Legacy Dixieland Band and The Hot Club, today-Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, $6-$9 (801-378-4322)

Temple Square Chorale and the Orchestra at Temple Square, today, 7:30 p.m., Tabernacle, free but tickets required (240-0080)

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow in Concert, today-Saturday, 8 p.m., Lehi's Olympic Park, $5 per person or $20 per family (801-687-5246 or www.sleepyhollowshow.com)

Junction City Big Band Dance, today, 8:30 p.m.; dance lessons, 7:15 p.m., Shepherd Union Building, Weber State University, Ogden, $5 at door ($1 for lessons)

"Aida," Saturday, Monday, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Capitol Theatre, $14-$69 (355-2787)

John Chen, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free

Muriel Anderson, Monday, 7:30 p.m., Acoustic Music Studios, 845 E. 400 South, $15 at door or in advance at Acoustic Music (reservations encouraged)

Utah Chamber Artists, Monday and Tuesday, 8 p.m., Cathedral of the Madeleine, 331 E. South Temple, free

Emerson Drive, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., McKay Events Center, Utah Valley State College, Orem, $8-$14 (1-888-844-7469)

WSU Jazz and Percussion Ensembles, Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., Browning Center, Weber State University, Ogden, $3.50-$4.50 (1-800-978-8457)

American Piano Duo, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Fine Arts Center, Dixie State College, St. George, $8 (435-628-7800)

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

USU Jazz Ensembles, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Kent Concert Hall, Utah State University, Logan, $5 at the door

Bonnie Schroeder, faculty oboe recital, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Browing Center, WSU, Ogden, free

United States Marine Band, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Eccles Center for the Performing Arts, 1750 Kearns Blvd., Park City, free but tickets required (435-655-3114)

Blue Country, Thursday, 8 p.m., Dee Events Center, WSU, Ogden, $7-$10 (1-800-978-8457)


Utah Senior Expo, today, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., South Towne Expo Center, 9575 S. State, free

Art classes, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-noon, Emerson-Smith College, Provo, free (801-375-2617)

"Artful Tales," Mondays, 7 p.m. and 8 p.m., Museum of Art Auditorium, BYU, Provo, free (801-422-1140)

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

"Clark After Dark: Rock Hall of Fame," Fridays-Saturdays, hourly from 9 p.m.-midnight; weekdays, 9 p.m. only, Clark Planetarium, Gateway, $4-$7 (456-7872)

Dee's Dances for Singles, 25 and older, Saturday, 9 p.m., Wheeler Farm, 6351 S. 900 East, $7 at door (www.deesdances.com)

Dodgeball, Wednesdays, 7-10 p.m., 3100 S. Redwood Road (www.utahdodgeball.com)

Dog Day Afternoons, Saturdays, 1-3 p.m., Salt Lake City Main Library, free

Hypnotist, Saturdays, 10 p.m., Avalon Theater

Hourly star shows, 12:30-6:30 p.m. (8:30 on weekends), Clark Planetarium, Gateway, $3-$6 (456-7827)

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

Karaoke, 16 and older, Fridays, 10:30 p.m.-1 a.m., Draper Historic Theatre, 12366 S. 900 East, no smoking or alcohol, $5 cover (www.drapertheatre.org)

Salt Lake Area Accordion Club, third Tuesday every month, 7 p.m., Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South (www.slaac.com)

Utah Line Dance Coalition, third Sunday every month, 1:30 p.m., Salt Lake County Complex South Atrium, 2001 S. State, free



"Arsenic and Old Lace," today-Nov. 6, Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays, 7:30 p.m., Little Brown Theatre, 239 S. Main, Springville (499-3088)

"Clue," today-Nov. 13, Mondays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Rodgers Memorial Theatre, 292 E. Pages Lane, Centerville, $9-$14 (298-1302)

"Hanging at Sinimin City," Thursday-Oct. 23, dinner at 7 p.m., Farmington City Community Center, 120 S. Main, $10, RSVP by Tuesday (451-0953)

"Holes," Monday-Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m., also 2 p.m. Oct. 23, Morgan Theatre, USU, Logan, $6-$9, discounts available (435-797-0305 or www.usu.edu/theatre)

"Oleander Manor and the Halloween Bride," Thursday-Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m., Copperview Community Center, 8446 S. Harrison, Midvale, $1-$5 (561-0075)

"Prey," today-Oct. 30, nightly except Sunday, 7:30 p.m., Lehi Arts Center Glen M. Smith Theatre, 685 N. Center, Lehi, $6 (836-1834)

"Something's Afoot," today-Nov. 6, Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays, 7:30 p.m. plus matinee, Oct. 23, 2 p.m., Heritage Community Theatre, Perry, $7-$35 (435-723-8392)

"Starmites," Monday-Oct. 23, 7:30 p.m., SCERA Showhouse II, 745 S. State, Orem, $4-$6 (225-2569 or 225-2787)

"10 Little Indians," Wednesday-Nov. 6, dates and times vary, Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre, 300 S. 1400 East, $20-$39 (581-6961 or www.pioneertheatre.org)

"Very Scary Halloween Stories," Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Babcock Performing Readers, U. Union Building Little Theatre, free


"Annie," through Monday, St. George Musical Theatre, 37 S. 100 West, $10-$13 (435-628-8755 or www.sgmt.org)

"Bad Dates," through Sunday, Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, $13-$33.50 (363-7522 or 355-2787)

"Best of Disney," through Oct. 18, Center Street Musical Theatre,177 W. Center, Provo, $5, $10 additional for catered dinner (764-0535 or www.csmtc.com)

"Broadway Bound," through Saturday, Dixie State College, St. George, $5-$12, free for DSC students (435-652-7900)

"Criminal Hearts," through Sunday, U. Studio 115, west of U. bookstore, $5-$7 (581-7100 or 355-2787)

"Dancing at Lughnasa," through Oct. 24, Babcock Theatre, U., $6-$12 (581-7100 or 355-2787)

"Dracula," through Oct. 30, Academy Theatre Company, 3188 S. 400 East, $10-$12 (898-2728)

"Dracula vs. Wolfman," through Oct. 30, Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $5-$8 (355-4628 or www.theobt.com)

"HMS Pinafore," through Nov. 13, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $5-$10 (393-0070)

"Jekyll and Hyde: The Musical," through Saturday, Hale Center Theater Orem, 225 W. 400 North, $10.50-$15.50 (801-226-8600 or www.haletheater.com)

"Legend of Sleepy Hollow," through Oct. 30, Egyptian Theatre Company, 328 Main, Park City, $10-$17 (435-649-9371 or www.parkcityshows.com)

"Legend of Sleepy Hollow," through Oct. 22, Black Box Theater, UVSC, Orem, $6-$10 (863-8797)

"Lucky Stiff," through Oct. 30, Bountiful Performing Arts Center, 745 S. Main, Bountiful, $$5-$10 (294-7469)

"Masque of Beauty and the Beast," through Saturday, Children's Theatre of Salt Lake, 638 S. State, $9 (532-6000)

"Moon Over Buffalo," through Saturday, Provo Theatre Company, 105 E. 100 North, $12.50-$15 (379-0600)

"Oklahoma!" through Nov. 1, Draper Historic Theatre, 12366 S. 900 East, Draper, $6-$10 (572-4144 or www.drapertheatre.org)

"Pains of Youth," through Oct. 31, Tooth & Nail Theatre Company, Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, $10-$20 (355-02787 or www.arttix.org)

"Pirates of Penzance," through Oct. 30, Emerson-Smith College, Villa Playhouse, Springville, $6-$35, optional catered meal, $8 (471-7193)

"Really Rosie," through Saturday, Eccles Black BoxTheatre, WSU, Ogden, $5.50-$8.50 (626-88500 or 1-800-978-8457)

"Singin' in the Rain," through Nov. 27, Hale Centre Theatre, West Valley City, $14-$21 (984-9000 or www.halecentretheatre.com)

"The Soap-ranos," through Nov. 6, Desert Star Cabaret Theater, 4861 S. State, Murray, $6-$13 (266-2600 or www.DesertStar.biz)

"Twist the Night Away," through Oct. 23, Bumbleberry Playhouse, 897 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, $10-$17.50 (435-772-3611 or 866-478-4854)

"Where the Wild Things Are," through Oct. 23, Children's Theatre of Salt Lake, 638 S. State, $9 (532-6000 or www.childrenstheatresl.com)


Utah Shakespearean Festival, Cedar City, through Oct. 30: "Macbeth," "Blithe Spirit" and "The Spitfire Grill," $16-$34 (800-752-9849 orwww.bard.org)


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

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

In No Particular Order, Fridays, 8 p.m., Mark Studio, 3188 S. 400 East, $5 (484-5662)

Knock Your Socks Off, dates and venues vary (891-6397 or www.KYSSoff.com)

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

Off the Top, Saturdays, 8 p.m., Plan B, 268 Main, Park City, $7 (435-647-5678 or www.otwimprov.com)

Off the Wall, Fridays, 7 p.m., Center Theater, Stonewall Coffee Co., 355 N. 300 West, $7 (891-1177)

Quick Wits, Fridays and Saturdays, 10 p.m., 7700 S. 700 West, Midvale (577-8323)


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

Burt's Tiki Lounge: karaoke, Thursdays (521-0572)

Cabana Club: Dave Compton, Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays (359-6271)

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: (363-8322)

DV8: Lola, Saturday (359-8400)

Halo: Flowmotion, tonight; ThaMuseMeant, Wednesday (363-4522)

In the Venue/Club Sound (Formerly Brick's): Badly Drawn Boy and Ray LaMontange, Saturday (328-0255)

Lo-Fi Cafe: Between the Buried & Me and Converge, Monday (949-6324)

Suede: Drive-by Truckers, Monday (435-658-2665)

Sugar Beats: Phil & Julian, tonight; Alsoran, Saturday; No Star Jazz Trio, Sunday; Low Skies, Monday; Seraphim, Tuesday and Wednesday; Summerhead, Thursday (403-4083)

Tap Room: Open jam, Sunday (466-0974)

Tavernacle Social Club: Karaoke night, Tuesdays; Mixed Company Comedy, Thursdays; Duelin' pianos, Thursdays-Saturdays (519-8900)

Velvet Room: General Public, tonight; Colonel Claypool's Bucket of Bernie Brains, Thursday (467-8499)

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

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