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MUSIC/DANCE

Choral Showcase, BYU Singers, today, 7:30, de Jong Concert Hall (422-4322)

"Joseph Smith the Prophet," musical presentation, today, 7:30 p.m., Abravanel Hall, $5-$9 (355-2787), also Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, BYU, Provo, free

"Flax Golden Tales to Spin, " Saturday, 4:30 p.m., University of Utah, Libby Gardener Recital Hall, donations

"Rich with Rags," faculty recital, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Garrison Choral Room, WSU, free

Sacha Sacket, Saturday, Nostalgia, 248 E. 100 South, free

Thomas Priest, faculty bassoon recital,Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Weber State University,Ogden, Garrison choral room, free

Repertory Dance Theatre, "Touchstone," Saturday, 8 p.m., Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, $20 (355-2787)

Kristine Martin, Hurricanes Katrina and Rita benefit concert, Sunday, 6 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, donations will be accepted at the door.

The Intermountain Acoustic Music Association (IAMA), local concert, Sunday, 7:30, South Valley Unitarian Universalist Society, 6876 Highland Drive, $5 (278-033)

BYU Wind Symphony and Symphonic Band, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall (422-4322)

Carol AnnModesitt and Grace St. Pierre, SUU Recital Series, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Thorley Recital Hall, Southern Utah University, free

Jazz in the Skyroom, Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., Skyroom, Shepherd Union Building, Weber State University, free

Vocal Point, Wednesday, 6 p.m., SCERA Center, Orem, $6 (225-2787 or www.scera.org)

Utah Symphony, Finishing Touches dress rehearsal, Thursday, 10 a.m., Abravanel Hall, $8-$18 (451-2787 or www.utahsymphony.org)

Utah Symphony, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall (422-4322)

GETTING OUT

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, through Sunday, Delta Center, $10-$28 (325-7328 or www.ringling.com)

Harvest Ball Dinner Dance, today, 7 p.m., Show Barn, Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, $3-$20 (801-768-2300)

Star Party, Friday, dusk, Midvale Harmons, free

Salt City Cat Club Championship All Breed and Household Pet Cat Show, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Red Lion Hotel, 11 W. 600 South, $3-$10 ($1 discount with a canned-food donation)

Star Party, Saturday, dusk, Stansbury Park Observatory Complex, 15 Plaza, Stansbury Park, free

"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)

Cosmic light shows , dates and times vary, Clark Planetarium, The Gateway, $5-$8 (456-7872 or www.clarkplanetarium.org)

Dee's Dances for Singles, 25 and older, Saturday, 9 p.m., Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., $8 at the door. (www.deesdances.com)

Family Night on the Farm, Mondays, 6 p.m., Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, $2.50-$3.50 (801-768-7436)

Hourly star shows, 12:30-7:45 p.m., Clark Planetarium, The Gateway, $5-$8 (456-7827 or www.clarkplanetarium.org)

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

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

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)

HAUNTED HOUSES

Barnyard Boo, through Oct. 2, Mondays and Saturdays, times vary, Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, $5

Castle of Chaos, through Oct. 31, dates and times vary, 4650 S. Highland Drive, $8-$14 (274-0770 or www.castleofchaos.com)

Frightmares, through Oct. 29, dates and times vary, Lagoon Resort, Farmington, $13.95-$24.95 plus parking (451-8000 or www.lagoonpark.com)

HeeHaw's MAiZE, weekends during October, Hillfield Road at Sugar Street, behind Sam's Club, Layton, $4-$12 (885-6889 or www.heehawsfunfarm.com)

"Monsters Anonymous & Dr. Jekyll's Secret 13th Step," through Oct. 31, dates, times and venues vary, Hunt Mysteries, $20-$33.95 (569-1482 or www.huntmysteries.com)

"Nightmare Nuptials," Saturday-Oct. 31, Onstage Players, Gardner Village Gathering Place, 1100 W. 7800 South, West Jordan, $25.99 (566-0179 or www.gardnervillage.com)

Nightmare on 13th, through Oct. 31, dates and times vary, 300 W. 1300 South, $13-$19 (467-8100 or www.nightmareon13th.com)

Rocky Point Haunted House, through Oct. 31, dates and times vary, 3400 S. State, $8-$15 (463-7701 or www.ticketweb.com)

The MAiZE, today-Oct. 31, daily except Sundays, times vary, Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, $4-$7 (768-2300 or www.cornfieldmaze.com)

Fright Lights, today-Oct. 31 excluding Sundays, 6:30-10 p.m., Thanksgiving Point, Lehi, $3-$20 (768-2300)

THEATER

OPENING THIS WEEK

"Dracula" Wednesday-Oct. 8, 8 p.m. nightly, Eccles Center, Snow College, Ephraim, $2-$6.50 (435-283-7478)

"Forever Dead," today-Oct. 29, dates and times vary, Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $6-$9 (355-4628 or www.theobt.com)

"Hello, Dolly," today-Oct. 29, dates and times vary, Draper Historic Theatre, 12366 S. 900 East, Draper, $6-$10 (572-4144 or www.drapertheatre.org)

"The Mystery of Edwin Drood," Thursday-Oct. 29, Mondays and Thursdays-Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Bountiful Performing Arts Center, 745 S. Main, $5-$10 (294-7469 or www.bpac.cc)

"Peer Gynt," Wednesday-Thursday, 7:30 p.m., staged reading, StageRight TheaterCompany, 5001 S. Highland Dr., $5 (272-3445)

"Phantom," today-Nov. 5, Mondays, Fridays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m., Alpine Playhouse, 81 S. 100 West, Alpine, $10.50-$12.50 (800-838-3006 or www.alpineplayhouse.com)

"South Pacific," today-Nov. 19, Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays, 7:30 p.m., Center Street Musical Theatre, 177 W. Center, Provo, $8-$30, plus $10 each for optional dinner service, 6:30 p.m. (764-0535 or www.csmtc.com)

"The Spitfire Grill," Thursday-Oct. 15, Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m., Wasatch Theatre Company, Columbus Center, 2531 S. 500 East, $7-$8 (446-5657)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

"Aida," through Monday, SCERA Center, 745 S. State, Orem, $10-$12 (225-2787 or 225-2569)

"And Then There Were None," through Oct. 8, StageRight TheaterCompany, 5001 S. Highland Drive, $9-$12 (272-3445 or info@stageright.org)

"Camelot," through Nov. 26, Hale Centre Theatre, 3333 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City, $19-$15 (984-9000 or www.halecentretheatre.org)

"CSI: Provo, Decaffeinated DNA," through Nov. 5, Desert Star Cabaret, 4861 S. State, Murray, $8-$13, plus optional food service (266-2600)

"Barefoot in the Park," through Oct. 15, Old Barn Community Theatre, 3605 W. Bigler Road, Collinston, $5-$7 (435-458-2276)

"Camelot," through Nov. 26, Hale Centre Theatre, 3333 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City, $14-$21 (984-9000 or www.halecentretheatre.org)

"Dancing at Lughnasa," through Saturday, Morgan Theatre, Utah State University, Logan, $6-$9 (435-797-0305)

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," through Saturday, Rodgers Memorial Theatre, 292 E. Pages Lane, Centerville, $9-$14 (298-1302)

"Disney's Beauty and the Beast," through Nov. 26, Hale Center Theater Orem, 225 W. 400 North, $14.50-$18.50 (226-8600)

"Forever Plaid," through Oct. 9, Provo Theatre Company, 105 E. 100 North, $10-$15 (379-0600 or www.provotheatrecompany.com)

"Fuente Ovejuna," through Oct. 8, Pardoe Theatre, Brigham Young University, Provo, $5-$12 (422-4322)

"Lend Me a Tenor," through Oct. 8, Auditorium Theatre, Southern Utah University, Cedar City, $5-$10 (435-586-7878 or 1-800-752-9849)

"Little Shop of Horrors," through Oct. 29, St. George Musical Theatre, 37 S. 100 West, $7-$15 (435-628-8755)

"Lost on Route 66," through Oct. 22, musical revue, Bumbleberry Theatre, 897 Zion Park Blvd., Springdale, $10-$17.50 (435-772-3611)

"Metamorphoses," through Saturday, Pioneer Theatre Company, U., $20-$39 (581-6961)

"My Big Fat Utah Wedding: The Cultural Hall Is Reserved," open-ended run, Desert Star Dinner Theatre, 4861 S. State, Murray, $14.99-$29.99 (266-2600 or www.desertstar.biz)

"Once Upon a Mattress," through Nov. 12, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $6-$11 (393-0070)

"Peter Pan, " through Sunday, national tour, Capitol Theatre, $30-$57.50 (355-2787 or www.arttix.org).

"Swimming in the Shallows," through Oct. 16, Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, $13-$33.50 (363-7522 or 355-2787)

"The Wizard of Oz," through Oct. 8, Saturday matinees only, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $5 (393-0070)

REPERTORY THEATER

Tuacahn Amphitheater, Ivins: "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" and "Disney's Beauty and the Beast," through Oct. 15, $16-$36 (800-746-9882 or www.tuacahn.org)

Utah Shakespearean Festival, Cedar City: "All's Well that Ends Well," "Pippin" and "The Foreigner," Randall L. Jones Theatre, through Oct. 29, $16-$34 (1-800-752-9849 or www.bard.org)

IMPROV/COMEDY

Hurricane Relief Benefit, 3.2 Improv, Laughing Stock and JoKyR & Jesster, Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Off Broadway, 272 S. Main, $5 minimum donation suggested (355-4628)

23 Skidoo, Saturdays, Papa Lee's, 117 N. University Ave., Provo (375-2654)

Comedy Sportz, dates and times vary, 2021 S. Windsor St., and 36 W. Center, Provo (377-9700 for both locations)

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

JoKyR & Jesster, The Hook and Troy "Toys" Taylor, Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Sugarbeats, 2106 S. 1100 East, $5

Laughing Stock, weekends, times vary, Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $6-$8 (355-4628)

Off the Top Improv, dates and venues vary (435-647-5678)

Off the Wall, dates and times vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 4700 S. 99 West, Ogden (393-0070)

On the Spot! Saturdays, 7 p.m., Historic Murray Theater, 4595 S. State, $7 (910-9971)

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

PRIVATE CLUBS

Circuit: Paul Green School of Rock, tonight and Saturday (688-2224)

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)

Club Vegas: Metal Blade Records Young Guns Tour, Thursday (364-8347)

Ego's: I Can Lick Any SOB in the House, tonight; the Exploited, Tuesday; Acid Mother Temple and the Occasion, Thursday (521-5255)

Fat, Dumb & Happy's Comedy Club: (866-328-3862)

Halo: Dios, Thursday (363-4522)

In the Venue/Club Sound: Twiztid, tonight; Project 86, Spoken and Number One Gun, Saturday; Gratitude, Thursday (328-0255)

Kilby Court: John Vanderslice and the Double, Monday (320-9887)

Liquid Joe's: Metal Gods, Thursdays (467-5637)

Lo-Fi Cafe: Everytime I Die, High On Fire and the Chariot, tonight; Across Five Aprils and Scary Kids Scaring Kids, Tuesday; Black Dahlia Murder, Cephalic Carnage, Between the Buried and Me and Into the Moat, Wednesday (949-6324)

Suede: Burning Spear, Saturday; North Mississippi Allstars, Tuesday (435-658-2665)

Urban Lounge: Jay Nash, Butch Walker, Carey Brothers and Imogen Heap, Tuesday; Eric McFadden Trio, Wednesday (746-0557)

Velvet Room: Dark Star Orchestra, Monday (467-8499)

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


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