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Adams Shakespearean Theatre

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Address: 351 W. Center St., Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone Number: 800-752-9849

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Outdoor theater at its best!

We love attending plays at this authentic theater and look forward to the new Shakespeare theater. We are VERY disappointed that they are not planning on a retractable room for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 18, 2014
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We love attending plays at this authentic theater and look forward to the new Shakespeare theater. We are VERY disappointed that they are not planning on a retractable room for the new theater.

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Kami T, Manager at Adams Shakespearean Theatre, responded to this review

We are also very disappointed that the roof is not in the current design, but we have not given up on it. Thanks for letting us know how important it is to you. More 

Cedar City, Utah
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I really liked the feel of being in a real Shakespearean Theater. The stage is visible from everywhere I have sat. Sometimes it's a little cold though, since it is outside, so bring a jacket.

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Magna, Utah, United States
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36 reviews 36 reviews
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This venue is gaining worldwide recognition for the quality of it's productions and it is easy to see why. There has been much work and effort into making this a quality destination. Ticket prices can be seen at the website but range from about $50 and up, though they do have 2 for one performances, senior discounts and more. Currently... More 

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Kami T, Manager at Adams Shakespearean Theatre, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments. We are really excited about the new Beverley Taylor Sorenson Center for the Arts, which you mentioned. It is slated to be ready to go for our 2016 season, and it will include a new outdoor Shakespearean theater, SUMA (the Southern Utah Museum of Art), and a smaller performance space, in addition to the current Randall... More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This theater is an open-air theater on SUU's campus. It's beautiful, and every seat in there is a good seat. It's fun to see a Shakespeare play in general, but it's an experience to see Shakespeare's plays in a replica theater. Make sure to check the weather and dress appropriately.

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Ivins, Utah
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We are frequent visitors to this venue and have seldom been disappointed. High quality productions with beautiful costumes and precise diction make Shakespeare accessible. The actors are excellent and manage to convey as much with body language and expression as with the words of "The Bard." The Green Show, play orientations and other extra lectures and tours, as well as... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

saw Measure for Measure---i admit not being a Shakespeare fan, so the show itself certainly wasn't memorable for myself, but the atmosphere is still worth the price of a ticket

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We saw two plays in this theater and loved our experience with both. One was a serious historical drama and the other a light comedy. The theater design allowed the audience and actors to interact. We had "premier" seats for one performance and the last row up top for the other. We bought our tickets late for the "up top"... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I chose plays in this theatre as this theatre will be closed after the 2015 season. A new building is being constructed and will replace this theatre.

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Bakersfield, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Experience Shakespeare in one of the most authentic period theatres in the world. Plays are very well produced. There are also seminars and other events that are put on in the venue. Concessions are available within 20 yards if you need a coffee or a snack.

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Cedar City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

These performances are amazing. Anyone who has the chance should do whatever it takes to get there. You will be talking about it for years.

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