2017 Plays

Shakespeare in Love

June 30 – September 8, 2017

Romeo and Juliet

July 1 – September 9, 2017

As You Like It

June 29 – September 7, 2017

Guys and Dolls

July 3 – September 1, 2017

A Midsummer Night's Dream

July 4 – October 21, 2017

Treasure Island

July 5 – September 2, 2017

The Tavern

September 19 – October 21, 2017

How To Fight Loneliness

August 25 – October 14, 2017

The Greenshow

June 29 – September 9

Upcoming Events

Festival Celebrates Champions at 2017 Gala

At its annual gala in Salt Lake City, the Utah Shakespeare Festival will celebrate the people, foundations, and corporations which have helped make its dreams a reality. The Festival is honoring the Ashton Family Foundation, Rocky Mountain Power, and Roy and Elizabeth "Tibby" Simmons, as well as retiring Executive Director R. Scott Phillips. 

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Educational Tour Hits the Road

The Utah Shakespeare Festival is once again hitting the road with its Shakespeare-in-the-Schools touring production—this year performing the magical story of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. The tour will be performing 65 shows for over 120 schools and 25,000 students throughout the states of Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, Utah, and Wyoming.

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Festival Playmakers Announces Auditions for Children's Musical

The Utah Shakespeare Festival recently announced open auditions for children to perform in this spring’s Playmakers production of Once on this Island.

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Festival Employee Grants Wishes and Shares Joy

The holiday season is always known for snow, trees, and presents, but it’s also seen as a time for giving to those in need. This December marks an important month for this season in Cedar City because of a member of the Utah Shakespeare Festival’s production staff.

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Enjoy a Festival Christmas

Are you looking for a fun, family friendly, affordable way to celebrate the Christmas season? How about Christmas at the Homestead—the Frontier Homestead State Park Museum, that is!

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