Josh Baxt has an MFA in creative writing from San Diego State University and writes for a local nonprofit. His play, Like a War, was produced for the annual Fritz litz. Josh's short fiction has been published in the anthologies Sunshine Noir and Hunger and Thirst, as well as the journal City Works.
There is an emerging genre describing the economic downturn that began in late 2008 and continues today. Mass layoffs, foreclosures, the dystopian trajectory of the banking crisis — we are reliving these nightmares in fiction. Add "Bethany" to the list.
By William Shakespeare
Directed by James Newcomb
The Old Globe Theatre, San Diego
Nov. 9 – 17, 2013
Judging by The Old Globe/University of San Diego Graduate Theatre Program’s production of "Much Ado About Nothing," we have a fine ...
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 ...
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 ...
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," ...
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 ...
Angel Desai and Michael Hayden in The Old Globe's "Double Indemnity" Photo by Jim Cox
Adapted by David Pichette and R. Hamilton WrightDirected by John Gould RubinThe Old Globe, San DiegoJuly 27 – Sept. 1, 2013
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. ...
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 ...
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 ...