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Seminars and Forums

Insights Seminars

This Monday Night series provides Old Globe patrons with an opportunity to closely connect with productions both onstage and backstage. A panel selected from the artistic company of each show (playwrights, actors, directors, designers, and/or technicians) engages patrons in an informal and illuminating presentation of ideas and insights to enhance the theatregoing experience. Each Insights Seminar takes place in its respective theatre and includes an informal reception starting at 6:30 p.m. Seminars begin at 7:00 p.m. No reservations necessary. Insights Seminars are Free.

2014 Insights Seminar Dates

Into the Woods July 14
Quartet July 28
The Two Gentlemen of Verona August 11
Bright Star September 15
The Royale October 6


Post-Show Forums

Join us after the show for an informal and enlightening question-and-answer session with cast members. Get the "inside story" on creating a character and putting together a professional production. Post-show forums are scheduled after selected Tuesday and Wednesday evening performances. No reservations necessary. Post-show forums are free.

Othello July 8
Into the Woods July 22, 23, 29
Quartet August 5, 6, 12
The Two Gentlemen of Verona August 19, 20, 26
Bright Star September 23, 30, October 8
The Royale October 14, 21, 29


Subject Matters

Explore the ideas and issues raised by a production through brief, illuminating post-show discussions with local experts, such as scientists, artists, historians and scholars. Subject Matters discussions follow select performances.

Bright Star Saturday, October 11
The Royale Saturday, November 1


Shakespeare in the Garden

Shakespeare in the Garden is a series of informal presentations that enhance the theatregoing experience. These seminars feature members of the Shakespeare Festival creative team and take place in the Craig Noel Garden before each performance. Shakespeare in the Garden is Free.

Othello Friday, July 11
Tuesday, July 15
Saturday, July 19
Thursday, July 24
The Two Gentlemen of Verona Sunday, August 17
Thursday, August 21
Tuesday, August 26
Wednesday, September 3*
Friday, September 12


*Shakespeare in the Garden presentation on this day begins at 6 p.m. due to earlier performance