Cygnet Theatre Presents Shockheaded Peter

SAN DIEGO–Cygnet’s fourteenth season ends with the manic, irreverent and wildly imaginative presentation of the theatrical event, Shockheaded Peter. This 1998 musical took a famed German children’s book series and turned it into an instant classic. The stage production of Shockheaded Peter won rave reviews around the world as one of the most original collaborations […]

“Alternative Facts of Life” Opens At Finest City Improv

SAN DIEGO–For a limited time engagement, Finest City Improv will explore the current political and social landscape with much needed laughter… and perhaps a few tears. Opening March 18 and running for 6 consecutive Saturdays, this irreverent sketch comedy romps on both sides of the political line while taking the audience back to the groovy 70’s […]

Cast And Creative Team Announced For Red Velvet

SAN DIEGO–The Old Globe has announced the cast and creative team of Red Velvet by Lolita Chakrabarti. In-demand director Stafford Arima (Broadway’s Allegiance, Off Broadway’s Altar Boyz, West End’s Ragtime) returns to the Globe, following Allegiance and Ace, to helm the award-winning drama, which runs March 25 to April 30 on the Donald and Darlene […]

Wellness Through The Arts Student Essay Contest Seeks Submissions

SAN DIEGO–Broadway/San Diego is seeking submissions from San Diego county students in grades 5 through grade 12 for the 2017 Wellness Through the Arts Student Essay/Video contest. The top 5 individual submissions will each win $500. The Top School Group Video Project will win $1,000 for their school program. Winning submissions may be incorporated into […]

Picasso At The Lapin Agile

SAN DIEGO–The Old Globe announced the complete cast and creative team for its revival of Steve Martin’s clever and crowd-pleasing comedy hit “Picasso at the Lapin Agile.” This is the third Martin work in three seasons at the Globe, following 2014’s world premiere musical “Bright Star,” which went on to Broadway and five Tony Award […]

Cygnet Theatre Launch 15th Season

SAN DIEGO–Cygnet Theatre have launched its 2017/2018 season with music, comedy, drama and more. Cygnet begins the season – with the laugh-out-loud musical comedy “Animal Crackers,” based on the original Marx Brothers movie and Broadway hit. Hijinks meet high society when Captain Spaulding and his cronies mix up with social climbers and stolen paintings. A […]

Greek Mythology Theatre Comes To Life In Oceanside

OCEANSIDE–Oceanside Theatre Company, the resident theatre company of The Brooks Theatre and Studio 219, will present “Eurydice” by award-winning playwright Sarah Ruhl. In Greek mythology, Eurydice was an oak nymph and one of the daughters of the god of music and light Apollo. She was the wife of Orpheus, who tried to bring her back […]

La Jolla Playhouse Presents Special Engagement Of The Wholehearted

LA JOLLA–The La Jolla Playhouse will present a special engagement of the critically-acclaimed one-woman show, The Wholehearted, written and co-directed by UC San Diego Department of Theatre and Dance professor Deborah Stein (The Bitter Game), performed and co-directed by Suli Holum. The Wholehearted is the unflinching portrait of a female boxer who survives a brutal […]

La Jolla Playhouse Launch 2017 POP Tour #SuperShinySara

LA JOLLA–La Jolla Playhouse’s 2017 Performance Outreach Program (POP) Tour production, #SuperShinySara, will tour schools throughout San Diego county January 30 to March 31, 2017. Leading the production is Wesley Middleton, and staged by acclaimed San Diego director and Moxie Theatre Artistic Director Delicia Turner-Sonnenberg (Without Walls Festival 2013’s Counterweight). Commissioned by the Playhouse, the […]

Cygnet Commits To New Play Development With New Commissioning Program

SAN DIEGO–Cygnet Theatre have teamed up with long time supporters Bill and Judy Garrett to launch the Bill and Judy Garrett Finish Line Commission, a program that reinforces the 14-year-old theatre’s commitment to new work and discovering new, diverse voices. For two years, Cygnet and Associate Artistic Director Rob Lutfy, have partnered with the Playwrights […]