Southern Utah is alive with art and entertainment. Perhaps it is the natural beauty that draws photographers and other artists to the region in large numbers. Grab a friend, sit back and relax.
Brigham’s Playhouse believes in the power of live theatre and its ability to provide audiences and performing artists with life-changing experiences.
Center for the Arts at Kayenta
Theatrical Productions, Music and Dance Concerts, Storytelling, Poetry Slams, Lectures, Art Exhibits and more! Our mission is to bring Diverse Artistic Endeavors to Educate and Enrich lives in the Southern Utah Area! A new choice for professional, unique, creative and intimate events in this 200-seat black box theatre. Join us for 6 hilarious thought provoking plays and musicals (Sylvia, My Hollywood with Beverly Washburn, Lost Highway~The Hank Williams Story); 12 intimate concerts (American Tenor and Broadway star John Smitherman, Kurt Bestor, Tom Russell, Extasis, 3hattrio); 20 community building events (Movies, Lectures, Dances) and 4 amazing festivals: Street Painting Festival ~ April 27-28; Latino Roots Festival ~ May 4; Art In Kayenta ~ Oct 11-13; K.A.R.M.A. FEST American Inspired Music ~ Oct 26.
Children's Musical Theater St. George
Children’s Musical Theater St. George is a children’s musical theater that provides affordable, family friendly musicals as well as singing, dancing, and acting classes and offers scholarships to those unable to pay.
CMT St. George also provides children with the opportunity to be involved with set design, costumes, lights, stage crew, etc. They even train kids how to direct and choreograph along with leadership training in their “Teen Mentor” program.
With the world-renowned theater Tuacahn next door, the area youth are looking for an opportunity to light up the stage. They ensure that all youth, K-12, will have the opportunity to learn to express themselves on stage and later in life.
St. George Musical Theater
435-628-8755 | sgmusicaltheater.com
St. George Musical Theater creates, promotes and encourages community participation in performing arts that uplift, inspire and educate thereby increasing understanding, brotherhood, and joy in our community. SGMT’s intimate, in-the-round productions have been entertaining audiences for over two decades. Visit their website to see their current & upcoming shows.
The Stage Door
435-656-4407 | thestagedoortheater.com
The Stage Door is a non-profit Performing Arts organization dedicated to providing the highest quality of instruction in the Arts. They also provide excellent theatrical productions and vocal performances for the general public including: Broadway Theater Series, Concerts, Summer Youth Camps, So Utah Vocal Edge Competition, Classes and more.
Tuacahn Center for the Arts
Tuacahn is a world-class professional theatre surrounded by stunning 1,500 foot red cliffs near St. George. In addition to Broadway caliber live theatre, Tuacahn also features great concerts in the spring and fall.
2019 Season Packages provide the greatest savings on shows and concerts. Visit Chef Hog’s Cafe at Tuacahn for dinner before each Broadway show, then enjoy a great array of free entertainment on the Tuacahn plaza.
Utah Shakespeare Festival
800-PLAYTIX | bard.org
The Utah Shakespeare Festival provides Tony Award-winning Theater where audiences can experience the thrill and tradition of Shakespearean drama alongside modern classic theater. For more information on current shows, please visit their website or call the box office at 800-PLAYTIX.
Celebrity Concert Series
435-652-7800 | celebrityconcertseries.com
Celebrity Concert Series audiences enjoy top tier artists and entertainers that can be found on the greatest stages around the world. From full symphony orchestra to intimate combos to dance ensembles – CCS presents the best the performing arts world has to offer. Subscriptions range from a full series of all concerts and events to individual shows and more flexible ticket packages. Please visit our website for the latest news, tickets and information.
Eric Dodge Music
Eric Dodge’s albums are making waves in the country music world. His album Why Not Today became a huge international success and has sold all over the world in over 15 different countries and even topped the amazon.com best sellers list. Eric has also been featured in Country Weekly magazine, KUTV 2 News, Good Things Utah, as well as many other news and media appearances. Eric has released 8 albums and 2 books and performed across the United States and Canada. He is a member of the Country Music Association and the national speaker’s association. He is a speaker, Author and part time cowboy and has shared the stage with some of Nashville’s biggest names including Carrie Underwood.
OC Tanner Amphitheater Springdale
The stunning 1,200-seat outdoor Tanner Amphitheater, nestled beneath the towering cliffs of Zion National Park, provides a perfect setting for summer concerts and events. Taking place from May through September programming typically includes country, rock, R&B, blues, roots, and symphony. It’s also now the home of the Zion Canyon Music Festival taking place every September. Owned and operated by Dixie State University, the facility also features a conference center for classes, workshops and retreats. Please visit our website for the latest news and information.
Southwest Symphony Orchestra
Cox Auditorium, Dixie State University | swsutah.org
The Southwest Symphony Orchestra performs at the Cox Performing Arts Center on the campus of Dixie State University.
As the cornerstone of the arts in Southern Utah, the Southwest Symphony is now in its 36th season. The 75-member orchestra, conducted by Maestro Lucas Darger, fulfills a role in the community as a viable cultural resource of symphonic music and educational advocacy. The Symphony also presents the annual Handel’s Messiah.as a gift to the community, thanks to its many community sponsors. As a 501(c) 3 entity, the Symphony relies on funding through public and private sources.
The Southern Utah Heritage Choir
435-673-5507 | heritagechoir.org
The Southern Utah Heritage Choir, now in its 25th season, is a 180 voice community choir providing wholesome and uplifting choral music in concerts, firesides, patriotic and community events throughout the year in Utah’s Color Country. They have performed in concert tours across the United States and in seven international countries – with a tour planned to Italy in 2019. The choir is under the musical direction of Dr. Ken Peterson, Conductor and Tami Creamer, Artistic Director/Accompanist.
435-628-9592 | 68 east Tabernacle
Arrowhead Gallery is a non-profit co-op art gallery. The gallery’s goal is to provide an environment for artists to showcase their diverse talents, creating, exhibiting, and selling their works. The Southern Utah Art Guild created the space with the desire of enriching the cultural life of the community, along with Red Cliffs Gallery.
Art Around the Corner Foundation
The Art Around the Corner Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the arts, enriching the community, and bringing fine arts to the heart of historic St. George. The Foundation’s flagship project is the Art Around the corner Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit, a collection of sculptures from nationally renowned artists. The show changes each spring, with approximately two dozen pieces installed annually. The Foundation also provides educational tours to students in the Washington County School District, showing and discussing the current sculpture gallery and explaining the “lost wax” bronze casting process. In 2016, the Young Creators Program was developed to encourage and support secondary students in connecting their art with the community.
Arts to Zion
Art ESCAPES-3D, is a Washington County, Utah based firm, that specializes in custom 3D artscapes, models and architecture for homes, restaurants, and museums as well as community and commercial buildings. Their creative team has worked for over 30 years, all across the U.S. to bring their clients dreams to life. Let them make your dream a reality. The ”Arts to Zion” Artists Studio Tour is a self-guided art adventure through our beautiful, mountainous, breathtaking countryside. The county-wide TOUR is over Martin Luther King weekend annually, and monthly tours in our HUBS Sept.-June see website for details and maps. www.ArtstoZion.org
Gallery 35 is an all transparent watercolor gallery operated by the Dixie Watercolor Society, a local non-profit organization. The mission of the Dixie Watercolor Society is to encourage, educate and promote its member artists in the community and share the rich culture of transparent watercolor through Gallery 35 exhibits, show, and competitions. Gallery 35 is the largest all watercolor gallery in Southern Utah. Gallery 35 shares space with the Arts to Zion Showcase, which features local artists, galleries and museums on a monthly basis.
Illume Gallery of Fine Art
Illume Gallery of Fine Art specializes in museum quality works of art from a stable of nationally known painters and sculptors. The works in the gallery promote to inspire and illuminate the soul.
Kayenta Arts Foundation
435-673-2787 | kayentaarts.com
Kayenta Arts Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to develop and create an environment that fosters diverse artistic endeavors for educational and enrichment purposes.
Kayenta Art Village or Coyote Gulch Art Village
435-688-8535 | 845 Coyote Gulch Court, Ivins
The heart of the Kayenta Community in Ivins City, Coyote Gulch Art Village also known as the Kayenta Art Village is a growing enclave of art galleries and studios, a yoga and massage spa, a café and coffee shop. Its array of arts-oriented enterprises offers fine art, gifts, photography, events, classes, and entertainment.
The newly completed Center for the Arts offers Southern Utah’s all new intimate theatrical experience,
An arts center, a retail center, or just a place to relax and explore, the Art Village is open to the public and everyone is welcome.
Silver Reef Museum and Ghost Town
435-628-9592 | 1903 Wells Fargo Drive
Silver Reef was a mining town from the mid to late 1800s and became a ghost town in the 1900s. The Wells Fargo Express Stop, built in 1877, is now a museum and gift shop. For events and lectures happening every fourth weekend of the month, visit their website.
St. George Children's Museum
435-986-4000 | 86 South Main Street
The St. George Children’s Museum provides vibrant and engaging interactive activities that invite children and families to discover, imagine and create.
St. George Art Museum
435-627-4525 | 47 East 200 North
This leading art museum features fine traveling exhibits of many cultures and times as well as the work of local and regional artists. Located across from the main post office in downtown St. George, the Museum is part of a historic Pioneer Center for the Arts complex. The family friendly discovery center is always available in the Museum for visitors to experience. Call for current exhibits and programs or visit the website.
St. George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm
435-574-3466 | 2180 East Riverside Drive
With new data comes changes and our latest understanding is that our site dates to the Early Jurassic not Late Triassic but still about 200 million years ago.
The DiFiore Center
435-673-4206 | 307 N Main St.
The Roene B.DiFiore Center for Art and Education is about the coming together of artists and art forms as well as audiences and community members from down the street and around the globe.
Western Sky Aviation Warbird Museum
Western Sky Aviation Warbird Museum is an independently operated, 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to preserving, restoring and displaying aircraft for the educational benefit of current and future generations. The museum is committed to the education of aviation. Open Wednesday-Saturday from 10 AM – 4 PM. Open Monday and Tuesday by appointment. Call Jack at 435-669-0655 to make your appointment. Located just beyond the entrance to the St. George Airport terminal, take the first left after the gas station.