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Vicki and Carl Zeiger Insights Seminars

Vicki and Carl Zeiger Insights Seminars provide Old Globe patrons with an opportunity to closely connect with productions both onstage and backstage. Artists engage patrons in an informal and illuminating presentation of ideas to enhance the theatregoing experience. Each Vicki and Carl Zeiger Insights Seminar takes place one hour before curtain time on the Tuesday after performances begin, and includes an informal reception 30 minutes before the start with cookies and sparkling beverages. FREE; no reservations necessary.

Upcoming Vicki and Carl Zeiger Insights Seminars

New episodes of the beloved Vicki and Carl Zeiger Virtual Insights Seminars will provide Globe patrons with an opportunity to closely connect with the artists working on Hamlet: On the Radio. Associate Artistic Director Justin Waldman will interview artists in informal and illuminating presentations of ideas as they discuss their work on the broadcast, at the Globe, and across their careers. The series will share how this project came to life from the unique perspectives of creative artists, technicians, and actors, culminating in the final episode with an interview with Barry Edelstein. An advance broadcast of each episode will be made available exclusively to Globe donors via Zoom. Each episode will be available to the general public on the Globe’s YouTube channel and website on the following dates:

March 11: Grantham Coleman (playing Hamlet)
March 25: Lindsay Jones (Sound Design)
April 8: Anjee Nero (Production Stage Manager) and Leila Knox (Associate Production Manager)
April 22: Michael Genet (playing The Ghost, Player King, and Gravedigger)
April 29: Barry Edelstein (Director and The Old Globe’s Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director)

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 select Tuesday and Wednesday evening performances. FREE; no reservations necessary.

Upcoming Post-Show Forums

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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 will ignite discussion, bring the play's concerns into sharp focus, and encourage you to think beyond the stage! Subject Matters discussions follow select Saturday matinee performances. FREE; no reservations necessary.

Upcoming Subject Matters

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Shakespeare in the Garden

Shakespeare in the Garden is a series of informal presentations that enhance the Summer Shakespeare Festival experience. These presentations are led by Arts Engagement Teaching Artists and take place in the Craig Noel Garden before each performance. The Teaching Artists use an interactive approach to engage participants in understanding the play and concepts of the production, inviting audience participation with Shakespeare’s text and offering insight and history of the play to attendees and passersby. This event is FREE and open to the public.

Upcoming Shakespeare in the Garden

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