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The Old Globe is pleased to announce that it has been selected as one of 10 organizations statewide to receive a Humanities for All Project Grant Award from California Humanities. A grant of $25,000 will support The Old Globe’s Shakespeare for All project, a citywide series of free humanities events supporting the Globe’s summer 2024 Henry 6 project.
(from left) Wai Yim, Adeoye, Christiana Clark, and Cruz Gonzales-Cadel in The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci at Goodman Theatre. Photo by Liz Lauren.
The Old Globe is pleased to announce the full cast and creative team for The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci, written and directed by Mary Zimmerman. Zimmerman, who is currently in rehearsals with the cast, returns to the Globe after making her San Diego directorial debut with her critically acclaimed play The White Snake in 2015. The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci will run from January 21 to February 26, 2023, with the opening on Thursday, January 26 on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage in the Old Globe Theatre, part of the Globe’s Conrad Prebys Theatre Center in San Diego’s Balboa Park. Tickets are now on sale at www.TheOldGlobe.org.
The Old Globe announced it will present the 10th annual Powers New Voices Festival, a four-day event of readings of 11 new American plays by some of the most exciting playwrights writing for the American theatre today, including new works by San Diegans. The free festival opens on January 12, 2023 and closes on January 15 in the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of the Globe’s Conrad Prebys Theatre Center.
The Old Globe teams up with Pushkin Industries to launch, Where There’s A Will: Finding Shakespeare, an exploration of the many ways Shakespeare has made his way into unexpected corners of American life. Host Barry Edelstein, Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director of The Old Globe and one of the leading American authorities on the works of Shakespeare will take listeners on a journey around the country to discover the surprising places Shakespeare pops-up beyond the theater.
Cathryn Wake, George Abud, Bill Buell, Orville Mendoza, and Jacque Wilke in Ebenezer Scrooge's BIG San Diego Christmas Show, 2021. Photo by Jim Cox.
Ebenezer Scrooge’s BIG San Diego Christmas Show returns to the Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, part of the Globe’s Conrad Prebys Theatre Center, for a six-week limited engagement from November 18 to December 24, with the official opening night on Tuesday, November 22. Based on A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, this Scrooge parody is set in San Diego and written by Gordon Greenberg (Globe’s The Heart of Rock & Roll, the upcoming Globe-commissioned world premiere Crime and Punishment, A Comedy) and Steve Rosen (The Other Josh Cohen, the upcoming Globe-commissioned world premiere Crime and Punishment, A Comedy) and directed by Greenberg.