• Singer-songwriter Brandi Carlile returns for four sold-out shows (two tonight, two on Friday) at The State Room, 638 S. State St., Salt Lake City. The shows start at 6 and 9:30 p.m. both nights. And, yes, they all are sold out.
• Addison Escape Device, an Orem rock band, performs at Kilby Court, 741 S. Kilby Court (330 West), Salt Lake City. Opening acts: The Thrill Collective, And the Winner Is. Show starts at 7. Tickets are $6, at 24Tix.
• Ballet West’s production of "The Nutcracker" returns starting tonight at the Capitol Theatre, 50 W. 200 South, Salt Lake City. Tonight’s show starts at 7 p.m. (The ballet runs through Dec. 29.) Tickets available at ArtTix.
• Utah composer Kurt Bestor kicks off his 25th anniversary Christmas concert, at Abravanel Hall, 123 W. South Temple, Salt Lake City. Guest artists: Jenny Oaks Baker, Alex Sharpe (formerly of "Celtic Woman"). Show starts at 8 (and repeats Friday at 8 p.m. and Saturday at 2 and 8 p.m.). Tickets, from $17.50 to $45, at ArtTix.
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|2.||Game postponed after player collapses|
|3.||Parents grieve dying 6-year-old, a candidate for cannabis|
|4.||BYU basketball: Cougars reach WCC title game with OT win|
|5.||NFL Mock Draft Version Two|
|6.||NBA capsules and gallery|
|7.||Satirical musical ‘The Book of Mormon’ set to play Utah theater|
|8.||Brigham Young University names new president|
|9.||Keith Richards children’s picture book out this fall|
|10.||7 green foods to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day|