About Town: Your Guide to Utah Valley’s Must-See Events

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January 27 The Bridal Fair Provo High School, Provo, (801) 344-8969, www.thebridalfairs.com, thebridalfairs@aol.com, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. More than $25,000 in door prizes, including a grand prize wedding valued at more than $10,000. The first 500 brides receive a free canvas tote bag and wedding planning CD.  First Thursday of every month Wedding gown preservation class Specialty Lace, 1700 N. State Street, Provo, (801) 374-LACE, 6 p.m.

January 27
The Bridal Fair
Provo High School, Provo, (801) 344-8969, www.thebridalfairs.com, thebridalfairs@aol.com, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. More than $25,000 in door prizes, including a grand prize wedding valued at more than $10,000. The first 500 brides receive a free canvas tote bag and wedding planning CD.
First Thursday of every month
Wedding gown preservation class
Specialty Lace, 1700 N. State Street, Provo, (801) 374-LACE, 6 p.m.

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To list an event in Utah Valley Magazine, send information at least six weeks in advance of the issue in which the event occurs to About Town, Utah Valley Magazine, P.O. Box 50142, Provo, UT 84605. Or send it by e-mail to editor@utahvalleymagazine.com or fax (801) 794-1365. Material for the March/April issue is due Jan. 17. Please include name of event, date, address, phone and/or web address, time and price with a short description of the event. Event listings are free of charge.

Children

MUSIC TOGETHER of Utah Valley
Free demonstrations of music class for parents and their children ages 0-4. Program is nationwide. Call Susan Curtis (801) 763-8857, www.musictogether.com
January 11 — Boothe Brothers Music, 135 N. Main, Spanish Fork, 10 a.m.
January 12 — Harmony & Rhythm Performers, 62 W. Main, American Fork, 7 p.m.
January 16 — Heritage Music, 971 S. State Street, Orem, 10 a.m.

Music
January 19
Endre Hegedus, Pianist in Concert
Alpine Art Center, 450 S. Alpine Highway, Alpine, (801) 763-9700. 7:30 p.m., $10 general, $30 family, season tickets available.
When this “Hungarian virtuoso” soloed with the Utah Symphony in 1997, he was given two standing ovations. This is the third concert in the “Concerts at Sculpture Park 2000-2001” series.

Jan 24-25
Outstanding Young Artists in Concert
Provo Tabernacle, 100 South University Ave., Provo. (801) 377-6995. 7:30 p.m., $5 donation.

Jan 24
Nebo Orchestra Festival
Springville High Auditorium, 1205 E. 900 South, Springville, (801) 489-2870. 7 p.m.

January 27
The Standards
Timpview High School auditorium, Provo, www.thestandards.com. The Standards are five brothers from Twin Falls, Idaho, and have performed nationally, including with “The Forgotten Carols.” The group performs a cappella.

January 29
Billy Joel, Elton John
Delta Center, Salt Lake City, 7:30 p.m., (801) 325-SEAT.

Jan 30
Inchon City Chorale
Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, Provo. (801) 378-HFAC, 7:30 p.m., $10.

February 1
Rhoda Vaun Youn
Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, (801) 378-4322. Piano concert.

February 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28
Some Enchanted Evening
SCERA Showhouse II, 745 S. State Street, 225 W. 400 North, Orem, (801) 225-2567, 7:30 p.m. General admission: $8, adult, $4 children. Reserved: $12 adult, $8 children.
The songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein.

February 7
Kenny Rogers, Live in Concert
Dee Events Center, Weber State University, Ogden, (800) 888-TIXX.

February 16
Crystal Gale
Mountain View High School, 645 West Center, Orem, (801) 225-2567. General admission, $15; reserved, $19.

Special Events

Ongoing
COMEDYSPORTZ
Utah improvisational comedy troupe, 36 West Center Street, Provo. (801) 377-9700, $6, Fridays, 8 p.m., 10:15 p.m.; Saturdays, 9 p.m.

Winter 2001 classes
Specialty Lace
1700 N. State Street, Provo. Beginning Smocking, Beginning Heirloom Sewing, Beginning Hand Embroidery, Beginning Silk Ribbon Embroidery, Pattern Construction. Call (801) 374-LACE for times and prices.
January 12-13
Bridal Extravaganza
UVSC. (801) 434-9791. Friday, 4 p.m. – 9 p.m.; Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Fashion shows Saturday at noon and 3 p.m.

January 12
Rodney Dangerfield
Abravanel Hall, Salt Lake City, (888) 451-2787, www.arttix.org.

Jan 24-27
Dance In Concert
Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, Provo, (801) 378-HFAC  7:30 p.m, $8.

Feb 2-3
The 4th Annual Kokopeli Film Festival
UVSC campus, (801) 222-8000. Time and cost TBA.

February 5-10
Homecoming Week, UVSC.
UVSC campus. Activities for students, alumni and community. (801) 222-8000.

February 7
Shylock
Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, (801) 378-4322. Part of the international series.

Feb 16-17
Winter Dancesport Festival
UVSC Activity Center, (801) 222-8000. Time TBA. $7, Friday only, $8 Saturday only or $12 both days.

February 22
Bridal information night
Borders, Shops at Riverwoods, Provo, 7 p.m. Free. Evening full of useful information from photographers, hair stylists, etc.

Sports

January 7-12
Utah Winter Games Ski Races
Park City Mountain Resort, Park City, (435) 658-2648.
Watch the Western Tech Series slalom and giant slalom races in the Eagle Race Arena.

Jan 12-13
Utah Winter Games Figure Skating
The Peaks Ice Arena, 1330 E. 300 North, Provo, (801) 377-8777. Time and cost TBA.
Hosted by the Timpanogos Figure Skating Club.

January 27-28
Intermountain Freestyle Moguls Competition
Park City Mountain Resort, Park City, (435) 658-2648.
Watch some of tomorrow’s Olympic hopefuls “bump it up” in the Eagle Race Arena.

February 2-4
Huntsman Cup
Park City Mountain Resort, Park City, (435) 649-3991.
This competition is a qualifier for the United States Disabled Championships. Contact the National Ability Center for more information.

Winter Lecture Series BYU Museum of Art Auditorium, level 2 BYU campus (801) 378-8200, 7 p.m. January 18 Photography of Dorothea Lange John Telford, professor of photography, BYU, will explore the talent of this artist now on display in the museum. January 25 Paintings of Maynard Dixon Robert L. Marshall, professor of Art, BYU, will speak. February 8 “The Thunderbird Remembered”  Daniel Dixon, son of Maynard Dixon, will discuss his father’s work.

Winter Lecture Series
BYU Museum of Art Auditorium, level 2 BYU campus (801) 378-8200, 7 p.m.
January 18
Photography of Dorothea Lange
John Telford, professor of photography, BYU, will explore the talent of this artist now on display in the museum.
January 25
Paintings of Maynard Dixon
Robert L. Marshall, professor of Art, BYU, will speak.
February 8
“The Thunderbird Remembered”
Daniel Dixon, son of Maynard Dixon, will discuss his father’s work.

Theater

In progress-Feb. 5
The Foreigner
Hale Center Theater, 225 W. 400 North, Orem, (801) 226-8600, $7-$11.

Jan 5-Feb 12
The Odd Couple
Little Brown Theatre, 239 S. Main, Springville, (801) 489-3088. 7:30 p.m., Fri-Sat, Mon. $6-8.

January 5 – February 12
Inlaws or Outlaws
Valley Center Playhouse, 780 N. 200 East, Lindon. (801) 785-1186. 7:30 p.m. Adults, $6; children, students and seniors, $5. Groups of 20 or more, $4. Family comedy.

Jan 24-Feb 3
My Fair Lady
Harris Fine Arts Center, BYU campus, Provo. (801) 378-HFAC. 7:30 p.m., $10.

January 25 – March 5
Singing In The Rain
SCERA Showhouse II, 745 S. State Street, Orem, (801) 225-2569, Th, Fri, Sat, Mon, 7:30 p.m. General admission: $8 adult, $4 children; reserved: $12 adult, $8 children.
Starring David Whitlock.

January 31
Showcase at the SCERA
SCERA Showhouse II, 745 S. State Street, Orem,(801) 225-2569. $6 general admission.

February 9 – March 17
Over the River and Through the Woods
Hale Center Theater, 225 W. 400 North, Orem, (801) 226-8600, $7-$11.

February 16 – March 26
Jake’s Corner
Valley Center Playhouse, 780 N. 200 East, Lindon. (801) 785-1186, 7:30 p.m. Adults, $6; children, students, seniors, $5. Groups of 20 or more, $4.

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