San Diego Theater News and Reviews

The Old Globe Announces Casting for Quartet
By Jason Zednick · Jul 8, 2014

Tony winner Elizabeth Franz has signed on for the San Diego production of Ronald Hardwood's comedy.

New York-Bound Into the Woods Announces Cast at Old Globe Theatre
By Hayley Levitt · Jun 25, 2014

Fiasco Theater brings its reimagined production to the West Coast.

La Jolla Playhouse Announces Casting for The Orphan of Zhao and Ether Dome
By Bethany Rickwald · Jun 12, 2014

Tony winner B.D. Wong will appear in The Orphan of Zhao, adapted by James Fenton.

Dog and Pony, starring Beth Leavel and Heidi Blickenstaff, Extends San Diego Run
By David Gordon · Jun 11, 2014

Rick Elice and Michael Patrick Walker's musical is directed by Roger Rees.

Frozen Songwriters Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez to Premiere New Musical
By Bethany Rickwald · Jun 4, 2014

Up Here will be staged by La Jolla Playhouse and directed by Alex Timbers.

By Rob Stevens · Sep 21, 2012
George Takei and Lea Salonga lead an excellent cast in this powerful musical about a Japanese-American family during World War II.
Nobody Loves You
By Rob Stevens · May 18, 2012
This new musical spoof of reality television doesn't truly succeed.
Hands on a Hardbody
By Rob Stevens · May 14, 2012
This new musical at the La Jolla Playhouse, based on the documentary about an unusual Texas contest to win a truck, could easily end up on Broadway.
A Room With a View
By Rob Stevens · Mar 12, 2012
This new musical based on E.M. Forster's novel boasts an excellent cast and first-rate production, but doesn't live up to the book or the 1985 film adaptation.
Some Lovers
By Rob Stevens · Dec 9, 2011
Burt Bachrach's promising new musical, based on The Gift of the Magi, premieres at the Old Globe.