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Día de los Muertos (5th year!)

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 through Balboa Park each year. The Old Globe strives to engage this population as we transform our non-performance space into a participatory art venue, utilizing the Globe’s unique physical location as an opportunity for connectivity and creative placemaking. AXIS is an effort to broaden our concept of audience, extending beyond regular ticket-holders and encompassing diverse, multigenerational constituencies from communities across San Diego County.

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The Old Globe
1363 Old Globe Way
San Diego, CA 92101-1696

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Date & Time

Nov 1 - Nov 2, 2020
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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Tickets start at $30.

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