THURSDAY

”BROADWAY” COMPETITION RECITAL

Utah Dance Academy featuring competition teams, 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. May 16, Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. $6-$10, smithstix.com, 801-689-8700.

PIONEER PARK GRAND OPENING

Come see the new state of the art adventure playground and the lighted walkway, 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. May 16, Pioneer Park, 1200 S. Angel St., Kaysville. FREE.

Ashley Mayberry

Although she is a classic country artist, Mayberry believes a good song is a good song, 7 p.m. May 16, Lighthouse Lounge, 130 Historic 25th St., Ogden. FREE.

”FAMILY SECRETS”

A community theater production produced by The Gallery Players, 7 p.m. May 16-18, Eccles Art Center, 2580 Jefferson Ave, Ogden. $5, ogden4arts.org.

”COLD: SUSAN POWELL CASE FILES”

Spend an evening diving deeper into the untold story of the disappearance of Susan Powell, 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. May 16, Eccles Center, 131 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. $24.50-$44.50, arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

MAHLER IN MAY

Performed by Melissa Heath and Kirstin Chavez, 7:30 p.m. May 16, Libby Gardner Concert Hall, 1375 Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City. $15, utahvoices.org.

HERMAN’S HERMITS

Peter Noone is the multi-talented lead singer of the ‘60s English beat rock band, 8 p.m. May 16-19, Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., Park City. $43-up, 435-649-9371.

FRIDAY

BBX

One of the coolest blues bands in the area, 9 p.m. May 17, Funk ‘n Dive Bar, 2550 Washington Blvd., Ogden. $5 at door.

OGDEN SUMMER HOME SHOW

Meet with a variety of local and national vendors in home, outdoor living, decor, DIY and more, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, May 17-19, Golden Spike Event Center, 1000 N. 1200 West, Ogden. FREE.

WILD. BAREFOOT. FREE.

An evening of dance and movement presented by Repertory Dance Theatre, 7 p.m. May 17, Jeanne Wagner Theatre, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City. $10, arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

MUSIC IN THE CITY

Presented by the Austin Weyand Group, featuring Weyand, a fingerstyle guitarist who presents soft rock, classic music and more popular songs, 7:30 p.m. May 17, Fine Arts Center, 58 S. 100 West, Brigham City. FREE, but donations welcome.

ELLE KING

Singing-songwriting daughter of comedian Rob Schneider, 8 p.m. May 17, The Depot, 13 N. 400 West, Salt Lake City. $30, ticketmaster.com, 801-456-2800. Age 21-up.

KEVIN MORBY

His music possesses its own unique persona and explores intriguing themes, 8 p.m. May 17, The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. $22, thestateroompresents, 801-596-3560. Age 21-up.

”BILLY THE KID” AND “APPALACHIAN SPRING”

Works performed by the Utah Symphony, 7:30 p.m. May 17-18, Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. $23-$84, www.utahsymphony.org, 801-355-2787.

RICK SPRINGFIELD

The Grammy-winning singer, songwriter and musician who has also done some acting, 9 p.m. May 17, Peppermill Concert Hall, 680 Wendover Blvd., West Wendover, Nev. SOLD OUT.

SATURDAY

BACK THE BLUE BBQ & FAIR

Live entertainment, food, games, raffle and vendors, 1-5 p.m. May 18, Loy Blake Park, 3500 W. 550 North, West Point. All proceeds to obtain protective gear for police officers. FREE.

WETLAND ECOLOGY

Learn how wetland ecosystems play a pivotal role in nature, 10 a.m. May 18, Ogden Nature Center, 966 W. 12th St., Ogden. $2/members, $5/nonmembers, www.ogdennaturecenter.org, 801-621-7595.

OGDEN MARATHON

Registration for the marathon is closed, but come support all the amazing runners at the annual race, beginning at 7 a.m. May 18, 25th Street and Washington Blvd., Ogden. FREE.

‘SWAN LAKE’

Dance for Life organization promotes suicide prevention and good mental health, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. May 18, Ogden High School, 2828 Harrison Blvd., Ogden. $10/adv., $15/door, www.starstruckarts.com.

”DANCING TO THE OLDIES BUT GOODIES”

LaRae’s Dance Unlimited annual spring show featuring various dances, 7 p.m. May 18, Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. FREE.

THE SAMPLES

A group that transcends genres and age, 7 p.m. May 18, O.P. Rockwell, 268 Main St., Park City. $45, ticketfly.com. Age 21-up.

INSANE CLOWN POSSE

Outrageous rap/hip-hop group, 6:30 p.m. May 18, The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. $27.50, showclix.com, 801-528-9197. Age 21-up.

”TAKE IT AWAY”

An evening of student choreography, 7 p.m. May 18, Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City. $10, www.arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

TRIGGERS & SLIPS

Their main influences are classic country, honky-tonk, and the heavy hitting songwriters of the ‘60s, ‘70s, and ‘80s, 8 p.m. May 18, The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. $20, thestateroompresents, 801-596-3560. Age 21-up.

SUNDAY

THE LAST PODCAST ON THE LEFT

Podcast that barrels headlong into all things horror, hosted by Ben Kissel, Marcus Parks and Henry Zebrowski, 8 p.m. May 19, Eccles Theater, 131 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. $25-$35, arttix.com, 801-355-2787. Age 18-up.

MONDAY

SPRING SHOWCASE

Performed by Innovative Dance Company, 4:30 p.m. May 20, Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. $7, smithstix.com, 801-689-8700.

TUESDAY

FOXING NOWNOW

St. Louis indie rock band, 6:30 p.m. May 21, The Complex, 536 W. 100 South, Salt Lake City. $18, showclix.com, 801-528-9197.

ALL-STAR YOUTH PRO-AM

Witness the talent of Utah’s young musicians selected from 11 of Utah’s youth orchestras, 7 p.m. May 21, Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. $12, arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

RDT’S HERITAGE PROGRAM

RDT has been working with junior high school students to create choreography based on their heritage, 7:15 p.m. May 21, Repertory Dance Theatre, 138 W. Broadway, Salt Lake City. FREE.

WEDNESDAY

SPRING RECITAL

Performed by Inspire Dance Studio’s academy, company, and competitive dancers, 6 p.m. May 22, Peery’s Egyptian Theater, 2415 Washington Blvd., Ogden. $8, smithstix.com, 801-689-8700.

NEED TO BREATHE

Grammy-nominated rock band from South Carolina, 7 p.m. May 22, Eccles Theater, 131 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. $35-$75, arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

CONTINUING

”ANNIE KIDS”

The story of the red-headed orphan, performed by kids, various times April 18-May 25, CenterPoint Legacy Theatre, 525 N. 400 West, Centerville. $7, centerpointtheatre.tix.com, 801-298-1302.

”25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE”

An eclectic group vies to be the spelling champions, 7:30 p.m. April 19-June 1, Terrace Plaza Playhouse, 99 E. 4700 South, Washington Terrace. $10-$17, www.terraceplayhouse.com, 801-393-0070.

”SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN”

The famous movie musical live on stage and perfect for the whole family, 7:30 p.m. April 26-May 18, with some 2 p.m. shows, Ziegfeld Theater, 3934 Washington Blvd., Ogden. $17-$19, theziegfeldtheater.com, 855-944-2787.

”A LAD ‘N’ HIS MAGIC LAMP”

They will bring the desert to you complete with flying carpets, bad guys and a talking parrot, 7:30 p.m. April 26-June 1, The Off Broadway Theatre, 272 S. Main St., Salt Lake City. $10-$16, www.theobt.org, 801-355-4628.

”JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH”

The boy who rides a peach away from his aunts, with his insect friends, various times April 27-May 25, Utah Children’s Theatre, 3605 S. State St., Salt Lake City. $16, uctheatre.org, 801-532-6000.

”FREEZIN”

Parody of Disney’s “Frozen,” 7 p.m. March 28-June 8, additional times Saturdays, Desert Star Playhouse, 4861 S. State St., Murray. $26.95/adults, $15.95/children, tickets.desertstar.biz, 801-266-2600.

”SHE LOVES ME”

Two feuding perfume clerks have no idea they are in love, 7:30 p.m. May 10-25, The Empress Theatre, 9104 W. 2700 South, Magna. $12, www.empresstheatre.com, 801-347-7373.

”GREASE”

The story of Danny and Sandy and their love, various times May 10-25, Pioneer Theatre Company, 300 S. 1400 East, Salt Lake City. $44-$66, www.pioneertheatre.org, 801-581-6961.

”WEST SIDE STORY”

The story of the fight between the Sharks and the Jets — and Maria and Tony, who get stuck in the middle — 7:30 p.m. May 15-June 8, Grand Theatre Company, 1575 S. State St., Salt Lake City. $17-$23, grandtheatrecompany.com, 801-957-3322.

”SWEETHEART COME”

A play about Emma Hauck, who realizes her husband’s political ambitions are changing their marriage, 7:30 p.m. May 3-18, Rose Wagner Center, 138 W. 300 South, Salt Lake City. $20, arttix.com, 801-355-2787.

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