WASHINGTON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY (Washington County, Utah)
HISTORICAL REENACTMENT RESOURCES
Listed below are sources of people, costumes, livestock, vehicles, farm equipment, artifacts, and locations
that may be useful in reenacting historical events for plays, videos, movies, or festivals.
Availability of resources should be checked and arrangements negotiated with each provider.
If you know of a source for such resources, please contact us so that we may add it to the list and thus help out the next person looking for this information.
Dixie High School, Theater Arts Program
350 East 700 South
St. George, UT 84770
Dixie State College of Utah, Theatre Department
Frontier Homestead State Park Museum
635 North Main Street
Cedar City, UT 84721
Ryan Paul, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ray Warner, email@example.com
They have horse drawn vehicles and pioneer clothes as well as artifacts they can loan for qualified projects. They may also be able to provide contacts for arranging animals, shooting locations, and acting extras.
They rent handcarts.
They also have trip planning and preparation resources.
Independent Location Manager
Mormon Battalion Association
Pioneer Heritage Company
Erika Douglas, (801)664-8118, firstname.lastname@example.org
Dianna Diehl, (801)566-6239
This group of people, mostly from Salt Lake and Utah Counties, put on demonstrations of authentic pioneer activities. They have done Mormon Trail and Mormon Battallion reenactments as well as practicing the various pioneer homemaking arts.
St. George Convention & Tourism
1835 Convention Center Drive (Dixie Center)
St. George, UT 84770
Joyce Kelly, (435)986-6626, Joyce@AtoZion.com
Provides local support for the film industry.
St. George Live
Tuacahn Center for the Arts
1100 Tuacahn Drive
Ivins, UT 84738-6088
Utah Film Commission
Council Hall/Capitol Hill, 300 North State Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84114
Utah Pioneer Heritage Arts
Executive Director: Clive Romney
1258 Pitchfork Rd.
Murray, UT 84123
Some Other Thoughts
St. George City Arts Director, Gary Sanders
Chambers of Commerce