April 14, 2024
A previous efficiency on the Outdated Globe’s free three-week “Globe for All” tour, which begins this week. Photograph credit score: OldGlobe.org

The “Globe for All Tour,” the Outdated Globe’s annual free theater occasion, opens this week with a reality-show model adaptation of Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors.

Now in its ninth yr, the tour will take the manufacturing all through the area, together with to Tijuana, in an effort to achieve economically, geographically and culturally various communities.

Outdated Globe Neighborhood Accomplice venues from Oceanside to San Ysidro will play host to exhibits open to the general public. They embrace:

  • Wednesday, 6 p.m., Wilson Center College within the Hall space
  • Friday, 6 p.m., CECUT Centro Cultural Tijuana – El Cubo
  • Saturday, 7 p.m., St. Joseph Chaldean Catholic Church in Spring Valley
  • Sunday, 1 p.m., Otay Mesa-Nestor Library; 7:30 p.m., Logan Heights Department Library
  • Oct. 24, 6 p.m., Lincoln Excessive College in Lincoln Park
  • Oct. 25, 6 p.m., Lemon Grove Academy – Roberto Alvarez Auditorium
  • Oct. 27, 3 p.m., Fourth District Seniors Useful resource Heart at MLK Neighborhood Park
  • Oct. 28, midday, San Diego Public Library – Central Library
  • Oct. 29, midday, Oceanside Civic Heart Public Library
  • Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m., California State College San Marcos – Arts 111
  • Nov. 5, 1 p.m., Outdated Globe in Balboa Park – Home of Allure

Every efficiency is free besides the Balboa Park present, which can price $20. Pre-show meals might be supplied as effectively.

Register to attend on the Outdated Globe web site.

As well as, the performers will host non-public exhibits at native bases, nonprofits and amenities to achieve service members, veterans, homeless folks and prisoners.

The manufacturing, described as “Shakespeare meets ‘The Jersey Shore,’” focuses on a younger man and his servant who’re unaware that every of them has an similar twin. Award-winner Em Weinstein directs one of many Bard’s most outrageous comedies, full with hair gel and spray tans.

“Globe for All is impressed by two easy, however deep beliefs: that theater is an artwork type for everybody, and that because the flagship arts establishment of San Diego, the Outdated Globe needs to be accessible to the whole neighborhood,” mentioned Inventive Director Barry Edelstein. “We stay dedicated to creating theater matter to extra folks as we make theater that lives past the stage. I couldn’t be extra proud to share this work, nor happier to ask our neighbors to be a part of it.”