The Utah Shakespeare Festival was founded in 1961, presented its first season in 1962. In 2013, it presented its fifty-second second season. It is one of the oldest and largest Shakespeare festivals in North America. The Festival is located in Cedar City, Utah, a community of approximately 28,000 people, and is within a day’s drive of seven national parks and numerous national and state forests, monuments, and recreation areas. The Utah Shakespeare Festival has be the recipient of many awards including: Tony award, National Governors Association Award, Emmy Award, and many others.
The Utah Shakespeare Festival occurs every year from June through October. When making reservations with us, please ask about our discounted Shakespeare Festival tickets.