The Tallest Tree in the Forest, San Diego

Written by Daniel Beaty Directed by Moisés Kaufman La Jolla Playhouse, La Jolla, Calif. Oct. 10 - Nov. 3, 2013 Paul Robeson—singer, actor, activist. His profoundly beautiful voice could move mountains, even when giving an interview. For two  ...

The Few

What’s it like to be lonely? Not just alone but pure existential isolation. How do people cope? The Old Globe’s world premiere production of "The Few" explores these questions, offering a poignant trip into the heart of darkness. Set in  ...

The Last Goodbye

And I've seen your flag on the marble arch And Love is not a victory march It's a cold and it's a broken Hallelujah If you ever wondered whether the world needs a rock opera rendition of "Romeo and Juliet,"  ...

A Weekend with Pablo Picasso, San Diego

  Written and performed by Herbert SiguenzaDirected by Todd SaloveySan Diego Repertory TheatreSept. 7 – Oct. 6, 2013 After watching A Weekend with Pablo Picasso, I felt something was missing, which troubled me. It was  ...

Double Indemnity, San Diego

Angel Desai and Michael Hayden in The Old Globe's "Double Indemnity" Photo by Jim Cox ‘Double Indemnity’ Adapted by David Pichette and R. Hamilton WrightDirected by John Gould RubinThe Old Globe, San DiegoJuly 27 – Sept. 1, 2013  ...

A Midsummer Night’s Dream, San Diego

Jay Whittaker in the Old Globe's "A Midsummer Night's Dream"Photo by Jim Cox ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ By William ShakespeareDirected by Ian TalbotThe Old Globe, San DiegoJune 2 – Sept. 29, 2013 In the immortal words of J.  ...

Other Desert Cities

What do adult children owe their parents? For that matter, what do parents owe their children? They lead separate lives but share pieces of a common past framed by disparate points of view. Do the parents need to justify their  ...

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder, San Diego

Ken Barnett (left) and Jefferson Mays in "A Gentleman'sGuide to Love and Murder"Photo by Henry DiRocco ‘A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder’ Book by Robert L. FreedmanMusic by Steven LutvakLyrics by Robert L. Freedman and Steven LutvakDirected  ...

The Brothers Size, San Diego

From left, Joshua Elijah Reese, Okieriete Onaodowan and Antwayn Hopper in "The Brothers Size"Photo by Henry DiRocco ‘The Brothers Size’ By Tarell Alvin McCraneyDirected by Tea AlagićOld Globe TheatreJan. 26 – Feb. 24, 2013 "The  ...

Pygmalion, San Diego

Robert Sean Leonard and Charlotte Parry in "Pygmalion"Photo by Henry DiRocco ‘Pygmalion’ By George Bernard ShawDirected by Nicholas MartinOld Globe Theatre, San DiegoJan. 12 to Feb. 17, 2013 I had a professor once pull out a world map and  ...