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.
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.
2018 Season Packages provide a great way to save money on shows and concerts. Tuacahn also serves delicious pre-show dinners before each Broadway show, along with a great array of free entertainment on the Tuacahn plaza.
Brigham’s Playhouse believes in the power of live theatre and its ability to provide audiences and performing artists with life-changing experiences.
OC Tanner Amphitheater Springdale
The stunning 2,000-seat outdoor Tanner Amphitheater, nestled beneath the towering cliffs of Zion National Park, provides a perfect setting for their summer Twilight Concert Series on Saturday nights from May through August. A multi-discipline series is presented each season including symphony, bluegrass, country, jazz and contemporary dance. Owned and operated by Dixie State University, the facility also features a conference center for classes, workshops and retreats.
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.
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 in Visual and Performing Arts is here and the doors are open to everyone! Join us for The Dinner Party, Vietnam Through My Lens, Bach-athon, Street Painting Festival, Comedies, Dramas and Musicals all coming up in 2018!
Dixie State University Theater
435-652-7800 | Dixie State College, St. George
The Dixie State University Theatre Department is proud to present quality productions in the Eccles Fine Arts Center Main Stage Theatre. For more information on current shows, please visit their website or call 435-652-7800.
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. Visit their website to see their current & upcoming shows.
Celebrity Concert Series
435-652-7800 | celebrityconcertseries.com
Celebrity Concert Series audiences will thrill to some of the finest artists and entertainment available anywhere in the world. From Russian ballet to opera and chamber orchestras – CCS presents world famous artists from all over the world. Season memberships are offered to include all presentations in one season or through individual concert tickets. For tickets please visit their website or call 435-652-7800.
The Southern Utah Heritage Choir
435-673-5507 | heritagechoir.org
Founded in 1994 as part of the St. George Temple Visitors’ Center, the Southern Utah Heritage Choir has become a musical voice for all seasons in Utah’s Color Country. This 200 voice ensemble, consisting of musicians from all walks of life and many different faiths, unites local citizens for special community celebrations, formal concerts, and patriotic events and has presented music throughout America and internationally on concert tours. The choir is under the direction of Dr. Nancy Allred, Artistic Director and Dr. Ken Peterson, Conductor.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Art Parlor is a DIY art studio for friends to come together and craft, socialize, and have FUN! Guests come to the Art Parlor for the social and stress-free atmosphere, one that allows them to let loose and let their creative side flourish. They provide art supplies, tools, and space, as well as offering additional niceties such as food and beverages. They offer many mediums to work with, including wood, canvas, and jewelry, and the style of projects they offer are ever-expanding.
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 Art Foundation
435-673-2787 | kayentarrtsfoundation.org
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 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
The St George Dinosaur Discovery Site at Johnson Farm houses a collection of dinosaur tracks, fossilized fish, plants, and other animals, essentially preserving an entire Late Triassic ecosystem. The tracks date to 200 million years ago and contain unique tail drags, swim tracks, and a highly unusual crouching track.
The Arrowhead Gallery
435-628-9592 | 68 east Tabernacle
The 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.
The DiFiore Center
435-673-4206 | 307 N Main St.
The Roene B.DiFiore Center for Art and Education is an artistic and educational resource for students of all ages and backgrounds, teachers, parents and an advocate for the arts in Washington County and Southern Utah.
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.