Oceanside Theatre Opens With New Play

OCEANSIDE–Oceanside Theatre Company will present David Auburn’s play, “Proof” this Friday at the Brooks Theatre. “Proof” is winner of 2001 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for Best Play. The story unfolds on the eve of Catherin’s twenty-fifth birthday, a troubled young woman, who has spent years caring for her brilliant but unstable father, a famous […]

La Jolla Playhouse Launch Youth Outreach Tour Production

LA JOLLA–La Jolla Playhouse will launch its Performance Outreach Program (POP) Tour production of Alice Chan to schools throughout San Diego county February 1 to April 1. The play is co-written and directed by Tony Award-winning actor and 2014/2015 Playhouse Artist-in-Residence BD Wong and Robert Lee. “The lighthearted spirit and wit of the new POP Tour play, Alice Chan, […]

Cygnet Theatre Kick Off Season 14 With New Plays

SAN DIEGO–Cygnet Theatre unveiled Season 14 from the traditional to the avant-garde, and include two musical theatre classics, a two-show repertory by a Pulitzer prize-winning playwright, the return of a holiday favorite and two contemporary works sure to shock and amaze. The season opens this summer with one of the most beloved stage musicals, Gypsy […]

Cygnet Theatre Receive Irvine Foundation Grant To Serve Military Community

SAN DIEGO–Cygnet Theatre in San Diego received a $187,000 grant from the California-based James Irvine Foundation’s Exploring Engagement Fund. The two-year grant will be used to begin the research and implementation of a plan to provide quality theatre programs and mainstage shows for low-income military personnel and veterans in the San Diego area. “We are […]

Oceanside Theatre Company Begins New Year With David Auburn’s “Proof”

OCEANSIDE–Oceanside Theatre Company kicks off the New Year with the production of David Auburn’s  “Proof” next month at the Brooks Theatre. “Proof,” directed by Christopher Williams, the theatre’s artistic director, is winner of 2001 Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award for Best Play. The story unfolds on the eve of Catherin’s twenty-fifth birthday, a troubled young woman, who […]

Everything’s Coming Up Gypsy At Cygnet Theatre

SAN DIEGO–Cygnet Theatre continues its award-winning run of some of the most beloved stage musicals of our time when it opens its 14th season next summer. What happens when you combine a classic mother/daughter conflict with some of the world’s most talented and creative theatre makers? You get Gypsy – the mother of all musicals! […]

Globe/USD M.F.A. Program Renamed In Honor Of Donald And Darlene Shiley

SAN DIEGO–The Old Globe and University of San Diego Master of Fine Arts in Theatre Program has been renamed as The Old Globe and University of San Diego Shiley Graduate Theatre Program in honor of Donald and Darlene Shiley. “The new name reflects the Shileys’ passion for the theatre and investment in The Old Globe […]

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Returns To Civic Theatre

SAN DIEGO–Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning worldwide smash hit Broadway musical, is returning to the San Diego Civic Theatre as part of Broadway/San Diego’s 2015-2016 season. The musical features the Academy Award-winning score with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by the late Howard Ashman, with additional songs composed by Alan Menken and […]

Oceanside Theatre Company Youth Academy Offers Holiday Classes

OCEANSIDE–In an effort to bring performing arts education to North County students, Oceanside Theatre Company Youth Academy will be offering six-week classes for three age groups. All classes will be conducted at Studio 219 and The Brooks Theatre in Oceanside. After completing their course, students of Out Of The Gift Box, Holiday Merry Musical, and […]

InnerMission Productions Launch New Season With “Precious Little”

SAN DIEGO–InnerMission Productions will present a full season of shows with the premier of “Precious Little” by Madeleine George. George will kick off the theater’s one-year residency in the newly renovated Black Box at Diversionary Theatre. “Precious Little” is the story of Brodie, a gifted linguist, who learns unsettling news about the baby she carries. […]