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2018 Season

Neil Simon Festival's Mission

To provide accessible, entertaining theatrical experiences that excite the imagination and nourish a lifelong passion for the theatre.

We work to preserve and honor the works of playwright Neil Simon and his contemporaries as well as foster the development of new American plays that follow the Simon tradition of character-driven plots and comic introspection into the American experience.



An Unbelievable Deal from The Neil Simon Festival!

Here's the deal: Buy 3 shows in our 2018 Summer Season and get two shows FREE. Click HERE for details.

Don't know, yet, which dates you want to attend?  You may purchase a Flex Pass which offers the same great deal, but allows you to select your performance dates and seats when you are ready.

Not sure you want to see all of the shows but still want a discount?  We offer the Laugh Pass which gives you six tickets that can be used for any show, all at once or one at a time, at a 20% dicount.

Flex Pass

Laugh Pass

The Heritage Center Theater

105 North 100 East, Cedar City, UT 84720

The Neil Simon Festival performs at the beautiful Heritage Center Theater, located behind Lin's Plaza in downtown Cedar City!


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Richard Bugg, Founder & Executive Producer

Douglas Hill, Associate Producer

Peter Sham, Artistic Director

Clarence Gilyard, Executive Artistic Associate

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The Neil Simon Festival

P.O. Box 83

Cedar City, UT 84721



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