Have you been wanting to see a play lately? Or how about a Shakespeare performance in the beautiful outdoor theater at Balboa Park? Set among beautiful lush vegetation and the desert like climate of San Diego sits a place which provides so much joy and inspiration to many locals and visitors alike.
The internationally-acclaimed, Tony® Award-winning Old Globe is one of the most renowned regional theaters in the country, and has stood as San Diego’s flagship arts institution for over 75 years.
The Old Globe produces a year-round season of 15 plays and musicals on its three stages, including its highly-regarded Shakespeare festival. The Globe has become a gathering place for leading theater artists from around the world, such as Tom Stoppard, Daniel Sullivan, and Chita Rivera, among many others. Numerous Broadway-bound premieres and revivals, such as Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, The Full Monty, and Damn Yankees have been developed at The Old Globe and have gone on to enjoy highly successful runs in New York and at regional theaters across the country.
The Old Globe is at the forefront of the nation’s leading performing arts organizations, setting a standard for excellence in American Theatre.
So find some free time and head over there, if not to see a play, maybe just to check it , stand close to it and take in the beauty around you.
Here is a link to the events calendar and more information.