Tuacahn's Summer Season of Theater
Each summer visitors to Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts can enjoy the "Broadway of the Desert," an array of captivating musical favorites performed by talented, local professionals. The "summer" theatre season actually runs from May to October, taking advantage of the pleasant temperatures at outdoor theater in Ivins, UT.
Organization: Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts
Dates: 03/01/2014 - 12/13/2014 update info
Time: 9:00:00 AM - 11:00:00 PM
Event Cost: varies
Venue: Tuacahn Amphitheatre in Ivins,UT
Contact: Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts
The hours are from 9:00am to 1:00pm. Admission and entertainment is free. Patrons will be able to stroll along the tree lined walkway next to the running water feature and browse the displays by local painters, artists and crafters. Food, including seasonal fruits and vegetables will be available for purchase including weekly co-op baskets with all your favorite fresh fruits & vegetables.
Tuacahns' Plaza is just the place from 9:00am to 11:00am to purchase a pancake breakfast with bacon and juice for the whole family with an abundance of tables nearby or bring a blanket and have a picnic on the grass. Many vendors have a diversity of food for purchase all during the market hours to accommodate hungry shoppers.
Tuacahn is already a well known place for live music and professional theatre and now is well known for Tuacahn' Saturday Market. It is one more way that those who want to experience more of Tuacahn can enjoy its' wonderful surroundings in an outdoor market in the canyon featuring local artwork, crafts, food and entertainment.Tuacahn Gift Gallery Manager and Saturday Market organizer, Chris Graham, knows this can be a great opportunity for people looking for something fun to do on a Saturday morning and for crafters who want to earn additional income in the current economic climate. "This will become a fun tradition in St. George for locals and visitors alike," she says. "It will really be a fun event year-round for the whole family. Our hope is that this event will become a staple in the community."
For more information or for a vendor application please call (435) 652-3218 or visit tuacahn.org.
- June to October each year
- Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts
- Ticket packages are availble
Overview: Performances have included such gems as My Fair Lady, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, and Les Miserables. For younger audiences, the Summer Theater Institute puts on plays geared for teens and children and are performed by Utah's top high school actors, dancers, and musicians. In addition to summer Broadway shows, many national musical acts, like the Beach Boys and Chicago, take the stage at Tuacahn during the summer.
When: June to October each year
Where: Tuacahn Amphitheatre and Center for the Arts
Fees: Ticket packages offer considerable discount on the face value of individual tickets. Discounts are available for large groups, youth, seniors, and AAA members (though not all discounts are available online).
Details: To reach Tuacahn from St. George, drive 2 miles West on St. George Blvd. to Bluff Street (turn right). Go 1.7 mile and then turn left (West) onto Snow Canyon Parkway, continuing for 4 miles. Turn Right (North) on 1130 East, headed toward state park. Take the first left to Tuacahn.