Aspen Santa Fe Ballet To Perform At Arts Center

ESCONDIDO–The California Center for the Arts, Escondido will present the Aspen Santa Fe Ballet April 14 in the Concert Hall. Aspen Santa Fe Ballet combines rugged athleticism with liquid grace in a lively performance that leaves audiences breathless. The ensemble’s bold vision coupled with top global choreographers, a groundbreaking repertoire and virtuoso dances has fostered […]

The Old Globe Receives Visionary $5 Million Gift

SAN DIEGO–The Old Globe received a $5 million gift from Dr. Andrew Viterbi, which will create The Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Fund. The fund, which supports the theatre’s artistic and arts engagement programs, will name the Globe’s artistic leadership position and confer on Barry Edelstein the honor of a new title: the Erna Finci […]

The Old Globe Serves ‘The Last Match’

SAN DIEGO–The world of tennis serves as the backdrop in The Old Globe’s premiere of Anna Ziegler’s “The Match.” Directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, “The Last Match” plot takes place at the US Open tennis semifinals. As Russian phenom Sergei Sergeyev and American superstar Tim Porter do battle under the lights on center court, Galina […]

InnerMission Productions Begin New Season With ‘Seminar’

SAN DIEGO–InnerMission Productions launch its full seasons of shows with its third San Diego premiere of Theresa Rebeck’s “Seminar.” “Seminar,” directed Kym Pappas, opens with four aspiring young novelists who sign up for private writing classes with Leonard, an international literary figure. Under his recklessly brilliant and unorthodox instruction, some thrive and others flounder, alliances […]

Wizard Of Oz Tour Comes To Civic Theatre

SAN DIEGO–Click your heels together and join Scarecrow, Tin Man, Lion, Dorothy and her little dog Toto, as they journey through the magical land of Oz to meet the Wizard and obtain their hearts’ desires. Broadway/San Diego brings the North American tour of the new stage adaptation of “The Wizard of Oz” at the San […]

Finest City Improv Hosts Third Annual San Diego Improv Festival

SAN DIEGO–The third annual San Diego Improv Festival returns to Finest City Improv to gather comedy-lovers and well-known improvisers from around the country for a four-day binge of workshops, special guests, live performances and a chance to learn and fall in love with improv. The four-day event will feature special guests, instructors, international and national […]

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 […]