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Review: THE FERRYMAN at New Village Arts Photo Review: THE FERRYMAN at New Village Arts
by Evan Henerson - Feb 25, 2023

Huzzahs, most certainly, to New Village Arts Executive Artistic Director Kristianne Kurner not only for having the moxie to program Butterworth’s play in the first place, but also for directing it with the passion, fire and insight that the play deserves.

THE FERRYMAN to Play Conrad Prebys Theatre at the Dea Hurston New Village Arts Center Photo THE FERRYMAN to Play Conrad Prebys Theatre at the Dea Hurston New Village Arts Center
by Blair Ingenthron - Jan 20, 2023

Jez Butterworth's masterful international Tony Award winning Best Play (2019) ‚ÄúThe Ferryman‚ÄĚ will run January 27-March 5, 2023 (opening February 4) ‚Äď in the first United States production after Broadway ‚Äď and the first in the newly renovated and renamed Conrad Prebys Theatre at the Dea Hurston New Village Arts Center.

12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards; Teatro San Diego Le Photo 12 Days Left To Vote For The 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards; Teatro San Diego Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 19, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 19th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Latest Stats Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards;  at Steele Canyon  Photo Latest Stats Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards; at Steele Canyon High School Leads Best Ensemble Performance!
by BWW - Dec 12, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 12th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards; Moonlight Stag Photo Latest Standings Released For The 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards; Moonlight Stage Productions Leads Favorite Local Theatre!
by BWW - Dec 5, 2022

The latest standings as of Monday, December 5th, have been released for the 2022 BroadwayWorld San Diego Awards! Nominations were reader-submitted and now our readers get to vote for their favorites.

Cygnet Theatre Announces MUD ROW By Dominique Morisseau Photo Cygnet Theatre Announces MUD ROW By Dominique Morisseau
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 19, 2022

Cygnet Theatre is pleased to announce the cast and creative team for it's upcoming production of Mud Row by Tony-nominated playwright (Ain't Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations) and MacArthur Genius recipient Dominique Morisseau. Receiving its second-ever production since it's world premiere at People's Light in 2019, this beautiful and dynamic play is directed by Delicia Turner Sonnenberg and runs May 18 to June 19, 2022. Opening Night for media is Saturday, May 21.

New Village Arts Presents World Premiere Of New Holiday Musical 1222 OCEANFRONT: A BL Photo New Village Arts Presents World Premiere Of New Holiday Musical 1222 OCEANFRONT: A BLACK FAMILY CHRISTMAS
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2021

New Village Arts (NVA), North County‚Äôs cultural hub, launches its 20th Anniversary Season with a world premiere: 1222 OCEANFRONT: A BLACK FAMILY CHRISTMAS, a new holiday musical written by San Diego playwright Dea Hurston and devised by Frankie Alicea-Ford, Kevin ‚ÄúBlax‚ÄĚ Burroughs, Milena (Sellers) Phillips, and Dea Hurston, centering on the family holiday experience in a humorous and touching way.¬†

BWW Interview: Joy Yvonne Jones And Rich Soublet II from San Diego Black Artist Colle Photo BWW Interview: Joy Yvonne Jones And Rich Soublet II from San Diego Black Artist Collective talk about the SAY IT LOUD FESTIVAL June 13 - 19
by E.H. Reiter - Jun 11, 2021

Interview with Joy Yvonne Jones, President of the San Diego Black Artist Collective, along with fellow organizers Rich Soublet II, and Zach King, on the SAY IT LOUD FESTIVAL a week-long festival of theatre, music, and poetry that can be enjoyed in person and streamed virtually.

Virtual Theatre This Weekend: January 23-24- with Jessica Vosk, Chita Rivera, and Mor Photo Virtual Theatre This Weekend: January 23-24- with Jessica Vosk, Chita Rivera, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 23, 2021

Broadway might be dark, but that doesn't mean that theatre isn't happening everywhere! Below, check out where you can get your daily fix of Broadway this weekend, January 23-24, 2020.

The Old Globe Announces Upcoming Programming, Featuring a World Premiere Musical by M Photo The Old Globe Announces Upcoming Programming, Featuring a World Premiere Musical by Michael John LaChiusa & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 19, 2021

As the world catches glimpses of a return to normalcy and dares to imagine a time when we can once again gather together in our theatre spaces, The Old Globe will produce a hybrid of digital and in-person offerings that encompasses a broad range of thrilling theatre created by a diverse group of major talents.

The Old Globe To Present the Eighth Annual POWERS NEW VOICES FESTIVAL Photo The Old Globe To Present the Eighth Annual POWERS NEW VOICES FESTIVAL
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 7, 2021

The Old Globe announced today it will present the eighth annual Powers New Voices Festival, four days of readings of new plays by some of the most exciting voices writing for the American theatre today. This year's event will be presented virtually for the first time, streaming online January 21‚Äď24, 2021 on the free virtual Hopin platform. The Festival is free to the public, but reservations are required.

BWW Review: PRIDE AND PREJUDICE streaming at Cygnet Theatre Photo BWW Review: PRIDE AND PREJUDICE streaming at Cygnet Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - Sep 18, 2020

Review of Cygnet Theatre's PRIDE AND PREJUDICE which is streaming online through Septmeber 20th.

BWW Review: BREATHTAKING, HAIR WAITING, A PROMISE OF NEW LIFE, & THE WEDDING PREP  by Photo BWW Review: BREATHTAKING, HAIR WAITING, A PROMISE OF NEW LIFE, & THE WEDDING PREP by Common Ground Theatre & MOXIE Theatre
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 25, 2020

Review of all four shows BREATHTAKING, HAIR WAITING, A PROMISE OF NEW LIFE, & THE WEDDING PREP that are a part of the Dinner & A Zoom series by Common Ground Theatre & MOXIE Theatre

BWW Interview: Joy Yvonne Jones talks about writing, directing, and performing in A P Photo BWW Interview: Joy Yvonne Jones talks about writing, directing, and performing in A PROMISE OF NEW LIFE at Common Ground Theatre & MOXIE Theatres
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 23, 2020

An interview with writer, director, and performer Joy Yvonne Jones on A PROMISE OF NEW LIFE a part of the Dinner and Zoom live virtual theatre series of plays written, directed, and celebrating Black women presented by Common Ground Theatre and MOXIE Theatre.

VIDEO: Watch The Old Globe's Fourth Annual Juneteenth Presentation Photo VIDEO: Watch The Old Globe's Fourth Annual Juneteenth Presentation
by Stage Tube - Jun 21, 2020

The Old Globe, in collaboration with the George L. Stevens Senior Resource Center, presented its fourth annual Juneteenth performance presentation as part of the Center's Juneteenth festival. 

coLAB's Fourth Annual Juneteenth Presentation Offered as a Live Online Event Photo coLAB's Fourth Annual Juneteenth Presentation Offered as a Live Online Event
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 16, 2020

The Old Globe, in collaboration with the George L. Stevens Seniors Resource Center, will present their fourth annual Juneteenth performance presentation as part of the Center's Juneteenth festival.

GLOBE: CoLAB's Fourth Annual Juneteenth Presentation Offered As A Live Online Event! Photo GLOBE: CoLAB's Fourth Annual Juneteenth Presentation Offered As A Live Online Event!
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 12, 2020

The Old Globe, in collaboration with the George L. Stevens Seniors Resource Center, presents our fourth annual Juneteenth performance presentation as part of the Center's Juneteenth festival.

BWW Review: DANCE NATION at MOXIE Theatre Puts Pre-Teen Power on Display Photo BWW Review: DANCE NATION at MOXIE Theatre Puts Pre-Teen Power on Display
by E.H. Reiter - Sep 4, 2019

There are few beings on the planet that can be as dreamy, demented, or determined as teenage girls.  When those teenagers belong to an elite dance troupe trying to get to Nationals you get the funny, poignant, and challenging DANCE NATION, a Pulitzer Prize finalist for best drama, playing at MOXIE Theatre through September 15th.  

BWW Review: ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA at New Match Collective Photo BWW Review: ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA at New Match Collective
by E.H. Reiter - Jul 13, 2019

ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, the smart production by NEW MATCH COLLECTIVE is a highly entertaining version of the play highlighting the petty political battles between people whose love for power keeps them all hopelessly entwined in both love and war.

The Old Globe Announces Lineup For George L. Stevens Senior Center's Annual Juneteent Photo The Old Globe Announces Lineup For George L. Stevens Senior Center's Annual Juneteenth Celebration
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 13, 2019

For the third consecutive year, The Old Globe will participate in the George L. Stevens Senior Center's annual Juneteenth Celebration by presenting an original work developed through The Old Globe's arts engagement program coLAB: The Ruby in Us, with book and music written by Karen Ann Daniels, Director of the Mobile Unit at New York's Public Theater. Music for the piece was composed by Brandon Cerquedo, and language for the performance was collaboratively evolved in a workshop setting at the Center with the senior community that hosts the annual celebration. Award-winning director Delicia Turner Sonnenberg (Skeleton Crew at the Globe, Globe Classical Directing Fellow) returns to helm this wonderful program alongside lauded jazz musician, musical theatre favorite, and The Ruby in Us music director Leonard Patton.

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