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In the early 1960s, business owners worried that the proposed Interstate 15 would divert tourists from Cedar City as they travelled to Zions and Bryce Canyon national parks.  Fred C. Adams, a professor at Southern Utah State College, thought a theater festival might encourage passing tourists to exit the new freeway.  For its first season in 1962, the Utah Shakespeare Festival used a makeshift outdoor platform as a stage, with the audience seated in folding chairs on the lawn.  In 1977, the festival built the Adams Shakespearean Theatre, a replica of the original Globe Theatre.

 
 
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Finally

Jeremy Pugh
Herald Journal, 31 January 2003

Article Summary:
For several years now the Logan area has felt the absence of alternative, arthouse cinema.

The recent opening of the Providence Stadium 8 theaters has now given Westates Theatres enough flexibility to to devote the Reel Time Theatre to art films.  The name of the theater will even be changed to Logan Art Cinema.

The most recent source of art cinema in the Logan area was the Alternative Cinema club on campus, but the volunteer effort collapsed about 1996.  Afterwards, Marty Spicer revived independent film showings for a time at the Main Theater in Smithfield.
 

 

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