This week in Cedar city

“WHAT’S HAPPENING THIS WEEK”

September 26TH – October 2ND 2011

Provided by the Cedar City ~ Brian Head Tourism Bureau & Visitor Center, 435-586-5124

Events are subject to change without notice. Please call ahead to check times, dates and location.

 

Monday, 26TH                               

SUU’s Ashcroft Observatory, free star-gazing, located on the hilltop just south of the SUU Farm on Westview Drive (Hwy 56 W to Westview Drive).  Open 9pm to 11pm, interested parties should plan on arriving at the observatory just as the sun sets. For more information and time call 435-586-1409.

Toadz Talent Showcase, held from 9pm to 1am at Toadz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City) $4 cover charge. All performers are welcome, hosted by Pablo “Of the Mountain” Schwartz. For more info call 435-867-8988.

 

Tuesday, 27TH                                                

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 7:30pm performanceof ‘Noises Off!’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

OSU Recital: Classical Keepsakes held at 7:30pm at St Jude’s Episcopal Church (70 N 200 E, Cedar City). Musical selections by Beethoven, Rachmaninoff, and Liszt are performed by Paul Abegg, JessiKate Riley, Jack Vickers, Logan Butt, and more. A suggested donation of $5 for adults and $3 for students is appreciated.  Ages six and up only, please.  More information: www.orchestraofsouthernutah.org.

 

Wednesday, 28TH                                                                                    

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Dial M for Murder’ and the 7:30pm performance of ‘The Winter’s Tale’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

Downtown Farmer’s Market held 4pm to 7pm in the parking lot behind The Grind Coffee House & Pastry Pub. If you would like to be a vendor, volunteer or just for more information call the USU Extension 435-586-8132, visit Extension.usu.edu/ironmg or check out the market on facebook at  http://www.facebook.com/ccdowntownfarmersmarket

Cedar Square Dancing Classes begin at 7pm in the Senior Center (489 E 200 South, Cedar City).  The first class is free, cost after is $7 a couple or $3.50 a person. For more information please call Pat and Hazel Matthews 435-867-9210 or 435-531-6811.

Open Mic night, (unless something else coincides) at 8pm at Groovacious (173 N 100 W, Cedar City) and is FREE to attend. Open to all musicians, poets, actors or egomaniacs, anyone who wants to perform in front of a live audience and improve their stage skills. For more info call 435-867-9800.

 

Thursday, 29TH                                                                                  

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Noises Off!’ and the 7:30pm performanceof ‘Dial M for Murder’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

Art Insight held at 7:00pm in The Great Hall, Hunter Conference Center, (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) and will feature photographer Quinn Jacobson, presenting his unique photography and distinct style. Jacobson explores people and places in society that exist on the fringes of life. Depicting “otherness,” he has captured the forgotten people and places in America and Germany. Admission is free, and the general public is invited to attend. For more information call 435-865-8800 or visit www.suu.edu/arts.

‘King Lear’ held at 7:30pm in the Adams Shakespearean Theatre (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) This is the first production in the Southern Utah University Department of Theatre Arts & Dance subscription series. Tickets are $10 Adults and $5 youth, available at the SUU Tickets Office, Centrum Arena 435-586-7872.

 

Friday, 30TH                 

Friday Music Memoriesheld 2:00pm to 4:00pm at Emerald Pointe (995 S Regency Rd, Cedar City) FREE program for music lovers with a variety of musicians from Iron County. Come sing along, dance and have fun. Everyone is welcome and refreshments are served. For more information call Flora 435-867-0055.

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘The Winter’s Tale’ and the 7:30pm performance of ‘Noises Off!’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

‘King Lear’ held at 7:30pm in the Adams Shakespearean Theatre (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) This is the first production in the Southern Utah University Department of Theatre Arts & Dance subscription series. Tickets are $10 Adults and $5 youth, available at the SUU Tickets Office, Centrum Arena 435-586-7872.

Campfire Concert in the Canyon held at 8:00pm at the Southwest Wildlife Foundation Nature Park (along the Cedar Canyon Walking Trail east on Hwy SR-14) and will feature ‘Worried Minds’ and ‘Buddy Blank.’ For information call 435-867-9800 or email Tim at groovacious@groovacious.com.

Live Band every Friday Night held at 9:00pm at Toadz (432 N 100 W, Cedar City). Come see the Best of Southern Utah Band Talent as well as Nationally Touring Bands coming through town. For information call 435-867-8988.

Off the Cuff is the premier Improv Comedy Theatre Company performing short and long form improv at 10pm at the new Improv Training Center (913 S Main St, Cedar City, next to Staples and IFA). Admission is $5 students and $7 regular admission. For information call 1-210-4-IMPROV or visit www.otccomedy.com.

 

Saturday, 1ST  

Ladybug Nursery Farmers Market held 9:00am to 6:00pm or until supplies last at Ladybug (42 South Westview Dr, Cedar City). For information call 435-586-3805.

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare Festival Held in Cedar City and featuring the 2:00pm performance of ‘Dial M for Murder’ and the 7:30pm performanceof ‘The Winter’s Tale’. The Festival also offers literary seminars, and play orientations. For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.

Live Music: The Music Barn featuring Beth Fitchet Wood at 7:00pm at The Music Barn (197 S 200 N, Parowan). For information call 435-590-2590

‘King Lear’ held at 7:30pm in the Adams Shakespearean Theatre (SUU Campus, 351 W University Blvd, Cedar City) This is the first production in the Southern Utah University Department of Theatre Arts & Dance subscription series. Tickets are $10 Adults and $5 youth, available at the SUU Tickets Office, Centrum Arena 435-586-7872.

Live Music: Mikes Tavern  featuring ‘WORRiED MiNDS’ at 7:30pm at Groovacious (173 N 100 W, Cedar City) and tickets are available at the door for just $5.00. Seating is limited so concert-goers are encouraged to arrive early. For information call 435-867-9800.

 

Sunday, 2ND                 

50th Annual Utah Shakespeare FestivalHeld in Cedar City and featuring a 9:00am Literary Seminar held in the Seminar Grove (inclement weather it will be held in the Auditorium Theatre). For information, schedule, and tickets call the Theatre Box Office at 1-800-PLAYTIX or visit www.bard.org.


Scott & Barbara Hunt
435:586-0960
www.bigyellowinn.com

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