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Back Live and In-Person for the 24th Annual Production

Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas!

Book and lyrics by Timothy Mason
Music by Mel Marvin
Original production conceived and directed by Jack O’Brien
Additional lyrics by Theodor S. Geisel
Additional music by Albert Hague
Original choreography by John DeLuca

November 10 – December 31, 2021

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Edward Watts and Tommy Martinez in Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, 2019. Photo by Jim Cox.

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Anonymous Biography: The Arguments of Juan José Saer

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Globe for All Tour

The Old Globe recently announced the in-person return of the Globe for All Tour, our free Shakespeare tour that reaches locations throughout San Diego County—now in its seventh year of making theatre matter to more people!

Krapp's Last Tape

The Old Globe presents its digital sharing of Nobel Prize laureate Samuel Beckett’s (Waiting for Godot) 1958 short play Krapp’s Last Tape as part of the Globe’s What Is Theatre Now? initiative.

Upcoming Arts Engagement Events Fall 2021

The Old Globe announces upcoming free and exciting arts engagement in-person events and digital offerings for the remainder of 2021. Audience favorites such as the seventh annual Day of the Dead Celebration and Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Sensory-Friendly AXIS Event will happen in person after having pivoted to digital-only content due to the pandemic.