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The Old Globe

The Tony Award-winning Old Globe

The Tony Award-winning Old Globe is one of the country’s leading professional regional theatres and has stood as San Diego’s flagship arts institution for over 80 years. Under the leadership of Erna Finci Viterbi Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, The Old Globe produces a year-round season of 15 productions of classic, contemporary, and new works on its three Balboa Park stages. More than 250,000 people attend Globe productions annually and participate in the theatre’s Arts Engagement programs. Numerous world premieres such as the 2014 Tony Award winner for Best Musical, A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, Bright Star, Allegiance, The Full Monty, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, and the annual holiday musical Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! have been developed at The Old Globe.

1363 Old Globe Way
San Diego, CA 92101-1696

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(619) 23G-LOBE
tickets@theoldglobe.org

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The Taming of the Shrew

The Old Globe
Jun 14 - Jul 19, 2020

“Come on, and kiss me, Kate.” Can anyone “tame” the brash and headstrong Katherine? The dashing adventurer Petruchio thinks he’s the man for the job. Two of the sexiest...

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Hair

The Old Globe
Jul 2 - Aug 9, 2020

The Age of Aquarius dawns again! It’s the Summer of Love, and a group of young Americans is looking to change the world! Directed by James Vásquez (The Old Globe’s American Mariachi...

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Globe PRIDE

The Old Globe
Jul 19, 2020

Realizing our commitment to making theatre matter to more people, AXIS offers free cultural programs on the Globe’s Copley Plaza led by local artists and craftspeople. 9.5 million visitors pass...

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Dial M for Murder

The Old Globe
Jul 25 - Aug 23, 2020

A new version of the celebrated murder mystery that inspired Hitchcock’s masterpiece! Tony Wendice is convinced that his wife Margot has been cheating on him. Now it seems that the affair is...

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Henry V

The Old Globe
Aug 11 - Sep 13, 2020

“Once more unto the breach dear friends, once more!” Tony Award winner Daniel Sullivan, one of the most important Shakespeare directors working today, returns to the Globe to take on...

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Mexican Independence Day Celebration

The Old Globe
Sep 12, 2020

Realizing our commitment to making theatre matter to more people, AXIS offers free cultural programs on the Globe’s Copley Plaza led by local artists and craftspeople. 9.5 million visitors pass...

The Globe at a Glance:

  • The sixth-largest regional theatre in the country
  • A not-for-profit theatre with an annual budget averaging $20 million
  • Provides more than 20 different community and education programs
  • Has sent 20 productions to Broadway since 1987

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