Plans for tonight: Geographer rocks out
• The 2013 Sundance Film Festival kicks off tonight, with five screenings in Park City the drama "May in the Summer" and the documentary "Twenty Feet From Stardom" at the Eccles Theatre; the documentary "Who is Dayani Cristal?" and the drama "Crystal Fairy" at the MARC Theatre; and a shorts program at the Egyptian Theatre. Go to the festival website for more information, and follow The Salt Lake Tribune's coverage of Sundance.
• Salt Lake native and Brooklyn-based electronica singer-songwriter Erin Barra headlines a "singer-songwriters in the round" show at The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. Taking part in the opening in-the-round set: Talia Keys, Sam Smith, Jay William Henderson, Amir Jackson. Show starts at 8. Tickets are $10, at the venue's website.