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Tiny Beautiful Things Publicity Photos and Extension

ADVANCE PUBLICITY PHOTOS NOW AVAILABLE!

THE OLD GLOBE presents the WEST COAST PREMIERE of
NIA VARDALOS’s
TINY BEAUTIFUL THINGS,
Based on the Best-Selling Book by CHERYL STRAYED,
Adapted for the Stage by NIA VARDALOS, Co-Conceived by MARSHALL HEYMAN, THOMAS KAIL, and NIA VARDALOS,
Directed by JAMES VÁSQUEZ

EXTENDED by POPULAR DEMAND Through MARCH 17!
Performances Begin February 9; Opens on Thursday, February 14

PHOTO EDITORS:
Advance photos for Tiny Beautiful Things are available by clicking here.

West Coast premiere
Tiny Beautiful Things
Based on the book by Cheryl Strayed
Adapted for the stage by Nia Vardalos
Co-conceived by Marshall Heyman, Thomas Kail, and Nia Vardalos
Directed by James Vásquez

RUNS: February 9 – March 17, 2019
Sheryl and Harvey White Theatre, Conrad Prebys Theatre Center

TICKETS: Ticket prices start at $30.00.
Tickets for the extension go on sale on Friday, February 1 at 12 noon.

SYNOPSIS: Based on the best-selling book by Cheryl Strayed, Tiny Beautiful Things follows the relationships between an anonymous advice columnist named Sugar and the many real-life readers who pour out their hearts to her. Academy Award nominee Nia Vardalos (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) adapts Strayed’s book into an enrapturing and uplifting play that surges with emotion and is called by Variety “a theatrical hug in turbulent times.” Tiny Beautiful Things is about reaching when you’re stuck, recovering when you’re broken, and finding the courage to ask the questions that are hardest to answer. Tissues recommended.

CAST: Opal Alladin as Sugar, Keith Powell as Letter Writer #1, Avi Roque as Letter Writer #3, Dorcas Sowunmi as Letter Writer #2.

CREATIVE TEAM: Wilson Chin (Scenic Design), Shirley Pierson (Costume Design), Amanda Zieve (Lighting Design), Melanie Chen Cole (Sound Design), Caparelliotis Casting (Casting), Chandra R.M. Anthenill (Production Stage Manager).

BOX OFFICE WINDOW HOURS: Noon to final curtain Tuesday through Sunday. American Express, Discover, MasterCard, and VISA accepted. (619) 23-GLOBE [234-5623].

LOCATION: The Old Globe is located in San Diego’s Balboa Park at 1363 Old Globe Way. Free parking is available throughout the park. Valet parking is also available ($14, advance reservation by calling the Box Office, evening performances only).

PRODUCTION SPONSORS: Sheila and Jeffrey Lipinsky and Theatre Forward.
Financial support for The Old Globe is provided by The City of San Diego.

ADDITIONAL EVENTS:
Vicki and Carl Zeiger Insights Seminar: Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 5:30 p.m.
Post-Show Forums: Tuesdays, February 19 and 26, and Wednesday, March 6, 2019.
Subject Matters: Saturday, February 16, 2019 following the matinee performance.
AXIS Event: I Love Africa: Saturday, February 9, 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
PREVIEW PERFORMANCES:
Feb 9 SAT 8:00pm
Feb 10 SUN 7:00pm
Feb 12 TUE 7:00pm (Zeiger Insights Seminar)
Feb 13 WED 7:00pm

OPENING NIGHT: Feb 14 THU 8:00pm
REGULAR PERFORMANCES:
Feb 15 FRI 8:00pm
Feb 16 SAT 2:00pm (Subject Matters)
Feb 16 SAT 8:00pm
Feb 17 SUN 2:00pm
Feb 17 SUN 7:00pm
Feb 19 TUE 7:00pm (Post-Show Forum)
Feb 20 WED 7:00pm
Feb 21 THU 8:00pm
Feb 22 FRI 8:00pm
Feb 23 SAT 2:00pm
Feb 23 SAT 8:00pm
Feb 24 SUN 2:00pm
Feb 24 SUN 7:00pm
Feb 26 TUE 7:00pm (Post-Show Forum)
Feb 27 WED 2:00pm
Feb 27 WED 7:00pm
Feb 28 THU 8:00pm
Mar 1 FRI 8:00pm
Mar 2 SAT 8:00pm
Mar 3 SUN 2:00pm
Mar 3 SUN 7:00pm
Mar 5 TUE 7:00pm
Mar 6 WED 7:00pm (Post-Show Forum)
Mar 7 THU 8:00pm
Mar 8 FRI 8:00pm
Mar 9 SAT 2:00pm
Mar 9 SAT 8:00pm
Mar 10 SUN 2:00pm
Mar 10 SUN 7:00pm
Mar 12 TUE 7:00pm
Mar 13 WED 7:00pm
Mar 14 THU 8:00pm
Mar 15 FRI 8:00pm
Mar 16 SAT 2:00pm
Mar 16 SAT 8:00pm
Mar 17 SUN 2:00pm
Mar 17 SUN 7:00pm

PHOTOS: Digital images of Globe productions are available at TheOldGlobe.org/press-room.

PRESS CONTACTS:
Susan Chicoine
(619) 238-0043 x2152 / 325-9416
schicoine@TheOldGlobe.org


Alejandra Enciso-Dardashti
(619) 238-0043 x2356
aenciso@TheOldGlobe.org