Rain 2016

Run Time:
2 hours and 30 minutes
Opened: April 1, 2016
Closing: May 01, 2016

Rain - 2016 - San Diego, CA (Regional) History , Info & More

Old Globe Theatre (Shiley Stage)
1363 Old Globe Way San Diego, CA 92101

The year is 1924, the setting a boarding hotel on the island of Western Samoa, where a missionary, a doctor, and their wives are scandalized by Sadie's arrival, particularly when they learn what she does for a living. But the missionary has secrets of his own, and when he tries to shut down Sadie's business and save her soul, more heats up than the South Pacific sun. Artistic Director Barry Edelstein makes his musical theatre debut with this gorgeous and powerful new work that reveals the explosive nature of repressed desire.

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