MUSIC/DANCE

African Children's Choir, Oct, 28, 7 p.m., Life Church, 3818 W. 4700 South; Oct. 30, 10 a.m., Mountainview Christian Assembly, 300 E. 8000 South; Oct. 30, 6 p.m., Park City Community Church, 4501 N. Highway 224, Park City, free

BYU Men's Chorus and Women's Chorus, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 29, 3 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, $6-$10 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

Church Relief Society Music Festival, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free (801-240-3323 or www.lds.org/events)

Dracula, Ballet West, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 29, 2 and 7:30 p.m.; Oct. 30, 2 p.m.; Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m. Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, $18-$74 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Gypsy Tapestry, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $8 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

Performing Dance Company's Fall Concert, Oct. 28-29, 7:30 p.m.; Nov. 3, 5:30 p.m., Marriott Center for Dance, U., $8 for general (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

Scott Holden, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, free (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

"Thriller," Odyssey Dance Theater, Oct. 28-29, 7:30 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., $25-$40 (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org); Also, Oct. 28-31, Tuacahn Amphitheatre, 1100 Tuacahn Drive, Ivins, $17.50-$26.50 (435-652-3300 or www.tuacahn.org)

Utah Philharmonia, Oct. 28, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $7 for adults, $3 for students (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

Jason Hewlett, Oct. 28-29, 8 p.m., The Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main, Park City, $25-$30 (435-649-9371 or www.parkcityshows.com)

The King's Singers and the Utah Symphony, Oct. 28-29, 8 p.m., Abravanel Hall, 123 W. Center, $27-$48 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

BYU Wind Symphony, Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, $10 for general, $9 for alumni and senior citizens, $6 for students (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

Dixie State Symphony Orchestra, Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m., Cox Performing Arts Center, 325 S. 700 East, St. George, $5 (435-652-7800 or tickets.dixie.edu)

Todd McCabe and April Moriarty, piano and violin, Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m., Temple Square Assembly Hall, free (801-240-3323 or www.lds.org/events)

Wasatch Community Symphony Orchestra, Oct. 30, 7 p.m., All Saints Episcopal Church, 1710 S. Foothill Blvd. (www.wasatchsymphony.org)

Russell Schmidt, piano, Oct. 30, 7 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., free (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

Talich Quartet, Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $25 for general, $5 for students (801-561-3999 or www.cmsofslc.org)

BLAST! Nov. 1-2, 7:30 p.m., Kingsbury Hall, U., $17.50-$44.50 (801-581-7100 or www.kingtix.com)

"Jazz for Cows," Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m., Madsen Recital Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, free (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

Jazz Combos, Nov. 1, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $7 for general, $3 for students (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

"An Evening in Zambia," featuring Peter Breinholt, Nov. 2, 6:30 p.m., Salt Lake City Library, 210 E. 400 South, free

Celtic Thunder, Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m., Maverik Center, 3200 S. Decker Lake Drive, West Valley City, $41.50-$77 (801-988-8800 or www.maverikcenter.com)

Utah Wind Symphony, Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m., Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway, $8 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

Golden Dragon Acrobats, Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m., Ellen Eccles Theatre, 43 S. Main, Logan, $16-$22 (435-752-0026 or www.cachearts.org)

Dawn Upshaw, Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m., de Jong Concert Hall, Brigham Young University, Provo, $19 for adults, $16 for senior citizens and alumni, $12 for students (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

Erin Morley, Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m., Libby Gardner Concert Hall, U., $25 for adults, $5 for students (801-581-7100 or www.kingsburyhall.org)

GETTING OUT

Cedar Livestock and Heritage Festival, Oct. 28-30, Cedar City, times, locations and costs vary based on event. (435-586-8132 or www.cedarlivestock fest.com)

St. George Book Festival, Oct. 28-29, times and locations vary, St. George, free (435-627-4000 or www.sgcity.org/sgbookfestival)

Enchanted Woods, Oct. 28-29, 5-7:30 p.m., Treehouse Museum, 347 22nd St., Ogden, $5 for children ages 1-15, $4 for member children, free for adults and children under 1 (801-394-9663 or www.treehousemuseum.org)

Halloween Bash, Oct. 28, 5:30-8 p.m., Central Davis Junior High, 663 N. Church St., Layton, free (801-336-3924)

Carnival Mystery Puppet Show, Oct, 28-29, 6 p.m., Brigham City Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City, $2.50 per person, $10 per family (435-723-0740 or www.bcfineartscenter.org)

Garden After Dark: Light Up the Night," Oct. 28-29, 6-9 p.m., Red Butte Garden, 300 Wakara Way, $5 for members, $10 for public (801-585-0556 or www.redbuttegarden.org)

Mystery Dinner Date Night, Oc. 28-29, 6 p.m., Museum of Peoples and Cultures, Brigham Young University, Provo, $24 per couple (801-422-0020 or www.mpc.byu.edu)

NACCP Membership Banquet, Oct. 28, 7 p.m., Little America Hotel, 500 S. Main, $90 for dinner and a one-year membership (801-250-5088)

Ultimate Harry Potter Party," Oct. 28, 7 p.m., Stone Gate Center for the Arts, 886 W. 2600 North, Pleasant Grove, $9.75 (801-847-7827 or www.stonegatearts.com)

Enchanted Evening Explorations, Oct. 28, 7:30-9:30 p.m., Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., $10 (801-582-1631 or www.hoglezoo.org)

Holiday Quilt Show, Oct. 29-Nov. 3, Little America Hotel, 500 S. Main (801-597-5253 or www.deseretfoundation.com)

Horse Show, Oct. 29, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Saltaire Farm, 160 Flint St., Layton, free admission (801-547-9989)

"Boo at the Zoo," Oct. 29, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Hogle Zoo, 2600 E. Sunnyside Ave., $9 for adults, $7 for senior citizens and children 3-12, free for children younger than 2. (801-582-1631 or www.hoglezoo.org)

Halloween Hoot, Oct. 29-31, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Tracy Aviary, 589 E. 1300 South, $7 for adults, $6 for students and senior citizens, $5 for children ages 2-13, free for children under 2 (801-596-8500 or www.tracyaviary.org)

LIFT Conference for Women, Oct, 29, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Orem High School, 175 S. 400 East, Orem, $29.99 (liftwomensconference.eventbrite.com)

Haunted Rainforest, Oct. 29-31, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., The Living Planet Aquarium, 725 E. 10600 South; $9 for adults; $8 for senior citizens, students and military; $7 for children ages 4-17 (801-355-3747 or www.thelivingplanet.com)

Halloween Spooktacular, Oct. 29, noon-6 p.m., Discovery Gateway, 444 W. 100 South, $8.50 for general, $6 for senior citizens, free for members and children under 1. (801-456-5437 or www.discoverygateway.org)

Fall Festival and Halloween Party, Oct. 29, 1-4 p.m., The District Shopping Center, 11400 S. Bangerter Highway, South Jordan

Haunted Hallow, Oct. 29-31, 5-8 p.m., Sorrel River Ranch Resort & Spa, Highway 128, Moab, $20 per car of five (435-259-4642 or www.sorrelriver.com)

Ghost Tour at the Museum, Oct. 29, 6-10 p.m., Hutchings Museum of Natural History, 55 N. Center, Lehi, $5 (801-768-7180 or www.lehi-ut.gov)

"The (Ghostly) Lore of Logan Canyon," Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m., Stokes Nature Center, 2696 E. Highway 89, Logan Canyon, $5 (435-755-3239 or www.logannature.org)

Carved Pumpkin Display, Oct. 31, 9-4 p.m., Farmington City Hall, 1340 S. 1500 East; Oct. 31, 6 p.m.-midnight, the Klinker residence, 1288 S. 15 E., Farmington free

Transylvania Tea Party Blood Drive, Oct. 31, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Snow Park Lodge, Deer Valley Resort, Park City (801-424-3337)

Witch Activities, through Oct. 31, dates and times vary, Gardner Village, 1100 W. 7800 South, costs vary based on activity (801-566-8903)

BHB Engineers Seminar for Young Architects, Nov. 1-3, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Big-D. Construction, 404 W. 400 South, free (801-355-5656)

Day of the Dead Celebration, Nov. 2, 6-9 p.m., Utah Cultural Celebration Center, 1355 W. 3100 South, free (801-965-5100 or www.CulturalCelebration.org)

Free Woodcarving Lessons, Tuesdays, 6 p.m., Ice House at Wheeler Historic Farm, 6351 S. 900 East

Wasatch Contras Dance, third Saturday of the month, 7 p.m., Ladies' Literary Club, 850 E. South Temple, $7

Old Time Square and Contra Dance with Loose Shoes, fourth Saturday of the month, 7:30 p.m., First Unitarian Church, 1300 East and 600 South, $5

Western Dance Club of Utah, second Saturday of the month, 8 p.m., 100 E. 200 South, Pleasant Grove, $5 (801-226-3040)

Showtime Utah, "All that Jazz," Thursdays, 8 p.m.; Old-West Dinner Adventures with Steel 'N' Thunder band, Fridays and Saturdays, 7 p.m., 20 S. Main, Pleasant Grove (801-636-9669)

Date Night Dance, Saturdays, 7:30-10 p.m., Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, $15 per couple (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

Ballroom dancing, Tuesdays and Fridays, 8:30 p.m., Murray Arts Centre, 4868 S. State, $7 (801-269-1400)

Dancing with the Come Dance With Us Band, Tuesdays, 8 p.m., Eldred Center, 270 W. 500 North, Provo, $5

Special needs dance classes, Saturdays, 1 p.m., Dance Club, 983 N. State, Orem, free

Electric Squares Dance Club, lessons and rounds, Fridays, 7 p.m., Columbus Community Center, 2530 S. 500 East, $10 per couple

Cosmic light shows, "Pink Floyd" dates and times vary, Clark Planetarium, The Gateway, $5-$8 (801-456-7872 or clarkplanetarium.org)

Hourly star shows, 12:30-7:45 p.m., Clark Planetarium, The Gateway, $5-$8 (801-456-7827 or clarkplanetarium.org)

Quilters Without Borders, interfaith quilting group meets monthly, see www.quilterswithoutborders.org for schedule

Children's art workshops, third Saturday of the month, 2 p.m., Utah Museum of Fine Arts, U., prices vary (801-581-7332 or umfa.utah.edu)

THEATER

OPENING THIS WEEK

"Sweeney Todd-The Demon Barber of Fleet Street," Oct. 28-Nov. 11, 7 p.m., dates vary, Midvale Main Street Theater, 7711 S. Main St., Midvale, $12 (801-566-0596 or www.midvaletheatre.com)

"Forever Plaid," Oct. 28-Nov. 19, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Empress Theatre, 9104 W. 2700 South, $9-$11 (801-347-7373 or www.empresstheatre.com)

"Crazy for You," Nov. 2-5, 7 p.m., Juan Diego Catholic High School, 300 E. 11800 South, Draper, $8 for adults, $5 for senior citizens and children (801-984-7650 or www.jdchs.org)

"(a man enters)," Nov. 2-Dec. 4, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Salt Lake Acting Company, 168 W. 500 North, $18-$38 (801-363-7522 or www.saltlakeactingcompany.org)

"Last Lists of My Mad Mother," Nov. 3-19, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. Broadway, $20 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"The Sunshine Boys," Pinnacle Acting Company, Nov. 3-17, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Midvale Performing Arts Center, 695 W. 7720 South, $15 for general, $13 for senior citizens and students (801-634-5802 or www.pinnacleactingcompany.org)

"The Elephant Man," Nov. 2-12, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Margetts Theatre, Brigham Young University, Provo $7-$14 (801-422-4322 or www.byuarts.com)

CONTINUING PRODUCTIONS

"You Can't Take It With You," through Oct. 29, 7 p.m., , Farmington Community Arts Center, 120 S. Main, Farmington, $18 for dinner and the show (801-451-2383 or www.farmington.utah.gov)

"Dracula vs. Jekyll and Hyde," through Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m., nights vary, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $8-$16 (801-355-4628 or www.TheOBT.org)

"The Foreigner," through Oct. 29, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Heritage Community Theatre, 2505 S. Highway 89, Perry, $9 for adults, $8 for senior citizens and children ages 12 and under (435-723-8392 or www.heritagetheatreutah.com)

"The Wizard of Oz," through Oct. 29, dates and times vary, The Grand Theatre, 1575 S. State, $10-$24 (801-957-3322 or www.the-grand.org)

"Menopause the Musical," through Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m., dates and times vary, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $45 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"How I Became A Pirate," through Nov. 4, dates and times vary, SCERA Center for the Arts, 745 S. State, Orem, $4 for children, $6 for adults (801-225-2787 or www.scera.org)

"Medea," through Nov. 5, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Orem, $12 (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.org)

"Lady Macbeth," through Nov. 6, 8 p.m., dates and times vary, Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center, 138 W. 300 South, $20 (801-355-2787 or www.arttix.org)

"The Tempest," through Nov. 5, 8 p.m., Pioneer Theatre, 300 S. 1400 East; $25-$38 for weeknights and matinees, $29-$44 for weekend evenings (801-581-6961 or www.pioneertheatre.com)

"God of Carnage," through Nov. 6, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Salt Lake Acting Company, 150 W. 500 North, $15-$41 (801-363-7522 or www.saltlakeactingcompany.org)

"Curtains," through Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Ogden, $10-$12 for adults, $7-$9 for children (801-393-0070 or www.terraceplayhouse.com)

"Sleepy Hollow," through Nov. 12, 7:30 p.m., dates vary, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville, $16-$18 for adults, $15-$17 for senior citizens and students (801-298-1302 or www.centerpointhteatre.org)

"The Marvelous Wonderettes," through Nov. 26, 7:30 p.m., Hale Center Theater, 225 W. 400 North, Orem, $15.50-$19.50 for adults, $13.50-$17.50 for children (801-226-8600 or www.haletheater.org)

IMPROV/COMEDY

Comedy Sportz, shows every Friday and Saturday, 8 and 10:15 p.m., 36 W. Center, Provo; family friendly; $8 (801-377-9700 or www.comedysportzutah.com)

Laughing Stock, weekends, times vary, Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main, $6-$9 (801-355-4628)

Wiseguys Comedy Club Trolley Square, 505 S. 600 East, prices vary (801-532-5233 or www.wiseguyscomedy.com)

Wiseguys Comedy Club West Valley, 2194 W. 3500 South, prices vary (801-463-2909 or www.wiseguyscomedy.com)

The Thrillionaires, every fourth Friday, Covey Center for the Arts, 425 W. Center, Provo, $10 for general, $8 for students and senior citizens (801-852-7007 or www.coveycenter.orm)

SMALL VENUES

Area 51: (801-534-0819)

Axis: (801-519-2947)

Atchafalaya: (801-467-8499)

Avalon: (801-467-8499)

Barefoot Event Center: (888-439-8824)

The Basement: (thebasementmusic.com)

Baxter's Cafe: (801-486-0440)

Bay: (www.smithstix.com)

Cisero's, Park City: (435-649-5044)

Club Allure: (www.24tix.com)

Club Edge: (www.24tix.com)

Club Ice: (801-519-2947)

Club 90: (801-566-3254)

Club Manhattan: (801-364-7651)

Club Orange: (801-467-8499, 800-888-8499 or www.smithstix.com)

Club Overdrive: (801-467-8499)

Club Sound: (801-818-2263)

Club Vegas: (www.24tix.com)

The Complex: The Voodoo Darlings and Cavalera Conspiracy, Oct. 30; Pirates vs. Bigfoots, Oct. 29; The Get Freaky Aftermath and The Game, Oct. 31; Warbringer, Nov. 1 (801-467-8499)

Cup of Joe: (801-363-8322)

Dawg Pound: (801-261-2337)

The Depot: Zoo Bash, Oct. 29; Dead or Alive, Oct. 31; Tesla, Nov. 1 (801-467-8499)

Edgemont, Orem: (801-467-8499)

El Potrero, Ogden: (www.24tix.com)

Expose: (801-474-9116)

Five Monkeys: (801-266-1885)

Groovacious, Cedar City: (www.groovacious.com)

Halo: (801-532-1510)

Harry O's: (www.24tix.com)

The Hotel: (801-467-8499

In the Venue: Parachute and Kate Voegele, Oct. 28; S3X and Friends, Oct. 29; Axe Murder Boyz, Oct. 30; Hollywood Undead, Nov. 3 (801-467-8499)9

Jazzy Rock 'n' Roll Grill, St. George: (435-674-1678)

Kamikazes: (801-467-8499)

Karumba: (801-467-8499)

Keys on Main: (801-363-3638)

Kilby Court: (www.kilbycourt.com)

Kristauf's: (801-366-9490)

Lamb's Grill Cafe: (801-364-7166)

Liquid Joe's: (801-467-5637)

Lo-Fi Cafe, Layton: (801-467-8499)

Mixed Emotions: (801-467-8499)

Mo Diggity's: (801-832-9000)

Mo's Bar & Grill: (801-531-7041)

Mocca Express: (801-233-9151)

Molly Blooms, Park City: (435-645-0844)

Muse Music: (801-377-6873)

Noah's, Lindon: (www.24tix.com)

Oasis Cafe: (801-322-0404)

Ouida's Lounge:(801-521-4442)

Outlaw Saloon: (801-467-8499)

Pat's Barbecue and Juke Joint: (801-484-5963)

Peppermill Concert Hall, Wendover, Nev.: (801-468-1492)

Plan B in Park City: (435-615-7588)

Playground: (801-467-8499)

Point After: (www.24tix.com)

Project Audio Lounge: (801-467-8499)

Rail Events Center: (801-467-8499)

Riverhorse Cafe, Park City: (435-649-3536)

Salt Rock Coffee and Venue: (801-643-1662)

Salt Shaker: (www.24tix.com)

Saltair: Get Freaky, Oct. 28; Thrice & Manchester Orchestra, Nov. 1 (801-467-8499 or www.smithstix.com)

Sandy Station: (801-255-2289)

Sidecar, Park City: (435-645-7468)

Silver Star, Park City: (435-901-3391)

South Shore: (www.24tix.com)

State Room: (800-501-2885 or www.thestateroomslc.com)

Studio 600: (801-467-8499)

Subterranian: (www.24tix.com)

Sun and Moon Cafe: (801-583-8331)

Tea Grotto: Live music every third Friday and every Saturday (801-466-8255)

Toadz, Cedar City: Tombstone Tribute, Oct. 28 (435-867-8988)

Urban Lounge: (www.24tix.com

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