Robert Meffee & SDSU bring an “Enchanted April” to San Diego

For those looking for an escape from San Diego’s winter weather of mid to high 60’s, maybe a trip to the Italian countryside is just what you need.  SDSU is presenting “Enchanted April” November 30th – December 3 at the Don Powell Theatre. This new musical follows four London women in 1922 as they find…

Globe for All ‘Twelfth Night” is traveling treat for San Diego

Shakespeare comedies are at their best when they embrace the most silly side, and the Old Globe’s Globe For All production of “Twelfth Night” takes that premise and runs with it in a delightfully entertaining way. This touring production is the fourth annual production of Globe For All, a program aimed at bringing live Shakespeare…

SUPER NIGHT SHOT & the WITHOUT WALLS FESTIVAL by LJP

SUPER NIGHT SHOT starts, paradoxically, at the end, as the audience is told to wait outside of the theatre to celebrate the triumphant return of the cast.  The cast arrives to the San Diego Central Library scantily clad, with their cameras, and the audience follows them into the theatre to see what art they have…

Theatre openings, closing, and everything in between this weekend!

I think it’s safe to say that the summer season of activates is in full swing.  Here is a list of what is opening, what is closing, and some fun entertainment options that are still running.  Two options are even outside so you can enjoy the summer weather Opening this weekend!! Damn Yankees Baseball and…

What theatre to see this holiday weekend!

Looking for something unique to do this weekend?  How about catching some rising talent as they compete for a trip to New York? The Ben Vereen Awards The Ben Vereen Awards are this Sunday at the Balboa Theatre – San Diego. Come out and see San Diego’s best high school musical theatre talent compete for a chance at…

Be the light in the darkness of everybody’s life

Generally, I write about things that are a diversion of some sort from the nuts and bolts of everyday life. I almost never delve into those three explosive topics (money, politics, or religion) unless it is a theme of a show that I have seen. But there have been a few posts in the last…

Ben Vereen wants us to “stand together for a better tomorrow”

Ben Vereen is a no stranger to the San Diego stage, or really, any stage, as he is a Tony Award winning icon who has performed around the world.  His travels bring him back to San Diego on January, Thursday 12th to perform his tour de force show with his three-piece ensemble and the Westview…

Welcome to your theatre

Diversionary Theatre takes it seriously when they say ” This is your theatre.”  They believe it so much that they have a way to help those with New Year’s resolutions to have more theatre in their lives.  These two new events that will entertain you and challenge you, and welcomes you to join in on…