Ben Vereen Awards Returns To San Diego In 2016

SAN DIEGO–Broadway/San Diego will bring back the 2016 Ben Vereen Awards, taking place on May 29, 2016 at the Historic Balboa Theatre in downtown San Diego. The awards ceremony will send two San Diego high school students directly to The National High School Musical Theatre Awards (The Jimmy Awards) at the Minskoff Theatre on Broadway […]

San Marcos Youth Theatre To Present Robin Hood

SAN MARCOS–The City of San Marcos Theatre West Youth Theater will present the musical production, “Robin Hood” at the San Marcos Community Center next October. Performances will be held at 3 Civic Center Drive on Oct. 9, 10 and 11. Show times are Friday at 7:30 p.m., Saturday at 6 p.m. and Sunday at 2 […]

Academy And Tony Award Winner Mercedes Ruehl Brings “The Empress Of Fashion” Back In Full Gallop

SAN DIEGO–Long before the devil wore Prada—20 years ago, in fact—the story of the irrepressible Diana Vreeland first commanded the stage of the Globe in a world premiere in 1995. Oscar and Tony Award winner Mercedes Ruehl (The Fisher King, Lost in Yonkers) now brings “The Empress of Fashion” back in Full Gallop. Written by […]

Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Phantom Of The Opera Returns To San Diego‏

SAN DIEGO–Cameron Mackintosh and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Group’s new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera will make its San Diego premiere at The San Diego Civic Theatre for two weeks October 7 to 18. With newly reinvented staging and stunning scenic design, this new version of Phantom, one of […]

MustBePaid Theatre Debut New Production Repulsing The Monkey

SAN DIEGO–MustBePaid will debut its production, Repulsing the Monkey at the Kensington Club Tuesdays through Thursdays from August 25 to September 3. Repulsing the Monkey, by Michael Eichler, tells the story of Danny and Janey, who have just inherited their parent’s Pittsburgh bar. The play is set in the Southside Slopes, where out-of-town investors are […]

CRAIG100 Celebrate Old Globe Founding Director Craig Noel‏

SAN DIEGO–In celebration of his 100th birthday this year, The Old Globe will honor Founding Director Craig Noel and his many contributions to the world of theatre and the culture life of San Diego with Craig100, a special evening of memories and performances. The one-night-only event, August 17 at 7 p.m., will celebrate Noel’s immeasurable […]

Cygnet Theatre Presents “Evita” For Two Nights Only‏

SAN DIEGO–Cygnet Theatre will present a concert Staged-Reading of the Tony Award-winning musical Evita, with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice. The two-night-only performance, held August 3 and August 4 at 7 p.m. at Cygnet Theatre in Old Town, will feature some of San Diego’s brightest musical theater stars. The musical opened […]

Old Globe Celebrates 80 Years Of Theatre With Gala

SAN DIEGO–The Old Globe will celebrate 80 Years of Extraordinary Theatre at a gala July 25 at Club 3515 in San Diego. The 2015 Globe Gala will feature an exclusive, one-night-only cabaret performance by Carmen Cusack, who recently starred in the world premiere of Edie Brickell and Steve Martin’s musical Bright Star at the Globe. […]

Old Globe To Premiere Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

SAN DIEGO–The complete cast and creative team have been announced for the west coast premiere of Ken Ludwig’s Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery, a new work by one of America’s great comic playwrights. Baskerville is directed by Josh Rhodes, who previously choreographed the Globe’s productions of Bright Star and Working, as well as Broadway’s It […]

La Jolla Playhouse Presents Special Engagement Of Hershey Felder As Irving Berlin

LA JOLLA– La Jolla Playhouse will present a special engagement of the Eighty Eight Entertainment, Eva Price, Samantha F. Voxakis and Karen Racanelli production of Hershey Felder as Irving Berlin, written by and starring Hershey Felder, directed by Trevor Hay, to run December 16 to January 3, 2016 in the Mandell Weiss Theatre. “A powerhouse […]