Snow College--Richfield, Sevier Valley Center

Richfield, Utah

The Sevier Valley Center is shared by a community, region, college and school district. The challenge of building a large facility in a small rural community was answered by the vital coordination of all members of the design and construction teams with the community. The three distinct functional areas of the building can be used individually and simultaneously for ADDITIONAL INFORMATIONCOST PER SQ FT$135.00FEATURED IN2004 Educational InteriorsINTERIOR CATEGORYAuditoriums/Music Rooms functions or collectively for larger events such as conventions.

The 800-seat performance theater has a spacious two-story atrium lobby, which is ideal for pre-function activities. It offers impressive mountain views to the west. Gallery walls surround the theater entrance on the mezzanine level.

The facility also includes a 5,000-seat arena that hosts regional sporting and entertainment events, recreation facilities with locker and training rooms, and 12 classrooms and faculty offices. The center is simple in its use of durable materials, such as brick, concrete, CMU and insulated low-e glass. It is elegant in its architecture and spacious feel, including the use of anegre and cherry wood finishes in the lobby and theater.