The Orem Arts Council’s mission is to increase visibility and emphasize the importance of the arts in our community. 

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The Arts in Orem

SCERA Center for the Arts

The SCERA Center for the Arts has been bringing family-friendly arts and entertainment to Utah Valley since 1933. The SCERA screens movies, hosts fairs and festivals, and hosts live performances at their Shell outdoor theatre. Visit for more information. 

SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre

Located at 600 South 400 East, Orem, Utah (in the middle of SCERA Park)

With the beautiful backdrop of the Wasatch Mountains, enjoy a summer season under the stars filled with grand-scale live theatre, nationally touring concerts, and big screen outdoor movies! The SCERA Shell Outdoor Theatre features festival seating on a grassy slope, with a designated general admission section for chairs and another just for blankets. There are also prime reserved areas in the center of the hill that come with a free lawn chair.


Art Museums & Galleries 

There are many art galleries and museums in Orem where you can view fantastic art. Here is a list of art galleries in Orem:

  • Tree Art Gallery – 738 S State St, Orem, UT 84058
  • UVU Museum of Art – 260 W 1800 S Orem UT 84058
  •  Orem Heritage Museum – 777 State St, Orem, UT 84058
  • SCERA Art Studios – 340 E 720 S St, Orem, UT 84058


The Hale Center Theater is a staple in Utah County, producing live comedies, musicals, and dramas year round. The Hale Center theater has been providing entertainment in Orem for nearly 20 years with their “theater in the round” style of performance. Get up close and personal with the performers and experience their outstanding talent, magnificent costumes, and creative staging.