The Old Globe 2013-14 Season

Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage
OLD GLOBE THEATRE
Conrad Prebys Theatre Center

September 20 – November 3, 2013
THE LAST GOODBYE
Conceived and Adapted by Michael Kimmel
Music and Lyrics by Jeff Buckley
Orchestrations, Music Direction and Arrangements by Kris Kukul
Choreography by Sonya Tayeh
Directed by Alex Timbers

February 8 – March 16, 2014
THE WINTER'S TALE
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Barry Edelstein
Original Music by Michael Torke

March 29 – May 4, 2014
TIME AND THE CONWAYS
By J.B. Priestley
Directed by Rebecca Taichman

May 17 – June 22, 2014
VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA
AND SPIKE

SAN DIEGO PREMIERE
By Christopher Durang
Directed by Nicholas Martin

 

SHERYL AND HARVEY WHITE THEATRE
Conrad Prebys Theatre Center

September 28 – October 27, 2013
THE FEW
WORLD PREMIERE
By Samuel D. Hunter
Directed by Davis McCallum

January 25 – February 23, 2014
BETHANY
WEST COAST PREMIERE
By Laura Marks
Directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch

April 12 – May 11, 2014
WATER BY THE SPOONFUL
CALIFORNIA PREMIERE
By Quiara Alegría Hudes
Directed by Edward Torres

May 28 – June 29, 2014
DOG AND PONY
WORLD PREMIERE
Book by Rick Elice
Music and Lyrics by Michael Patrick Walker
Directed by Roger Rees


SPECIAL EVENT


Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage
OLD GLOBE THEATRE
Conrad Prebys Theatre Center

November 16 – December 28, 2013
DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS!
16th ANNUAL PRODUCTION
Book and Lyrics by Timothy Mason
Music by Mel Marvin
Original Production Conceived and Directed
by Jack O'Brien
Original Choreography by John DeLuca
Directed by James Vásquez




2013-14 Publicity Photos

THE LAST GOODBYE (Sept. 20 - Nov. 3, 2013)

Composer and lyricist Jeff Buckley. The Last Goodbye, a musical adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet featuring the songs of rock icon Jeff Buckley, will run Sept. 20 - Nov. 3, 2013 at The Old Globe. The Last Goodbye is conceived and adapted by Michael Kimmel, with music and lyrics by Jeff Buckley, direction by Alex Timbers, choreography by Sonya Tayeh and orchestrations, music direction and arrangements by Kris Kukul. Photo by Niels Van Iperen.
Composer and lyricist Jeff Buckley. The Last Goodbye, a musical adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet featuring the songs of rock icon Jeff Buckley, will run Sept. 20 - Nov. 3, 2013 at The Old Globe. The Last Goodbye is conceived and adapted by Michael Kimmel, with music and lyrics by Jeff Buckley, direction by Alex Timbers, choreography by Sonya Tayeh and orchestrations, music direction and arrangements by Kris Kukul. Photo by David Gahr.
Choreographer Sonya Tayeh and director Alex Timbers. The Last Goodbye, a musical adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet featuring the songs of rock icon Jeff Buckley, will run Sept. 20 - Nov. 3, 2013 at The Old Globe. The Last Goodbye is conceived and adapted by Michael Kimmel, with music and lyrics by Jeff Buckley, direction by Alex Timbers, choreography by Sonya Tayeh and orchestrations, music direction and arrangements by Kris Kukul. Photo by David Gordon/Theatermania.com.
Director Alex Timbers. The Last Goodbye, a musical adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet featuring the songs of rock icon Jeff Buckley, will run Sept. 20 - Nov. 3, 2013 at The Old Globe. The Last Goodbye is conceived and adapted by Michael Kimmel, with music and lyrics by Jeff Buckley, direction by Alex Timbers, choreography by Sonya Tayeh and orchestrations, music direction and arrangements by Kris Kukul. Photo courtesy of The Old Globe.
Choreographer Sonya Tayeh. The Last Goodbye, a musical adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet featuring the songs of rock icon Jeff Buckley, will run Sept. 20 - Nov. 3, 2013 at The Old Globe. The Last Goodbye is conceived and adapted by Michael Kimmel, with music and lyrics by Jeff Buckley, direction by Alex Timbers, choreography by Sonya Tayeh and orchestrations, music direction and arrangements by Kris Kukul. Photo courtesy of The Old Globe.
Orchestrator, music director and arranger Kris Kukul. The Last Goodbye, a musical adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet featuring the songs of rock icon Jeff Buckley, will run Sept. 20 - Nov. 3, 2013 at The Old Globe. The Last Goodbye is conceived and adapted by Michael Kimmel, with music and lyrics by Jeff Buckley, direction by Alex Timbers, choreography by Sonya Tayeh and orchestrations, music direction and arrangements by Kris Kukul. Photo courtesy of The Old Globe.

THE FEW (Sept. 28 - Oct. 27, 2013)
World Premiere

 
Playwright Samuel D. Hunter. The World Premiere of Hunter's The Few, directed by Davis McCallum, will run Sept. 28 - Oct. 27, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo by John M. Baker.
Director Davis McCallum. McCallum will direct the World Premiere of Samuel D. Hunter's The Few, Sept. 28 - Oct. 27, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo courtesy of The Old Globe.
 

BETHANY (Jan. 25 - Feb. 23, 2014)
West Coast Premiere

 
Playwright Laura Marks. The West Coast Premiere of Marks' Bethany, directed by Gaye Taylor Upchurch, will run Jan. 25 - Feb. 23, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo courtesy of The Old Globe.
Director Gaye Taylor Upchurch. Upchurch will direct the West Coast Premiere of Laura Marks' Bethany, Jan. 25 - Feb. 23, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo courtesy of The Old Globe.
 

THE WINTER'S TALE (Feb. 8 - March 16, 2014)

 
Old Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein. Edelstein will direct William Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, Feb. 8 - March 16, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Joseph Moran.
Composer Michael Torke. William Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, directed by Old Globe Artistic Director Barry Edelstein with original music by Torke, will run Feb. 8 - March 16, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Bryan Hainer.
 

TIME AND THE CONWAYS (March 29 - May 4, 2014)

 
Playwright J.B. Priestley. Priestley's Time and the Conways, directed by Rebecca Taichman, will run March 29 - May 4, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo courtesy of the J.B. Priestley Archive; University of Bradford.
Director Rebecca Taichman. Taichman will direct J.B. Priestley's Time and the Conways, March 29 - May 4, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Chad Batka.
 

WATER BY THE SPOONFUL (April 12 - May 11, 2014)
California Premiere

 
Playwright Quiara Alegría Hudes. The California Premiere of Hudes' Pulitzer Prize-winning play Water by the Spoonful, directed by Edward Torres, will run April 12 - May 11, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Joseph Moran.
Director Edward Torres. Torres will direct the California Premiere of Quiara Alegría Hudes' Pulitzer Prize-winning play Water by the Spoonful, April 12 - May 11, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo courtesy of The Old Globe.
 

VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE (May 17 - June 22, 2014)
San Diego Premiere

 
Playwright Christopher Durang. The San Diego Premiere of Durang's Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, directed by Old Globe Associate Artist Nicholas Martin, will run May 17 - June 22, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Susan Johann.
Director Nicholas Martin. Old Globe Associate Artist Nicholas Martin will direct Christopher Durang's Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, May 17 - June 22, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo courtesy of The Old Globe.
 

DOG AND PONY (May 28 - June 29, 2014)
World Premiere

Book writer Rick Elice. The World Premiere of Dog and Pony, with book by Elice, music and lyrics by Michael Patrick Walker and directed by Roger Rees, will run May 28 - June 29, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Joan Marcus.
Composer and lyricist Michael Patrick Walker. The World Premiere of Dog and Pony, with book by Rick Elice, music and lyrics by Walker and directed by Roger Rees, will run May 28 - June 29, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Lloyd Mulvey.
Director Roger Rees. The World Premiere of Dog and Pony, with book by Rick Elice, music and lyrics by Michael Patrick Walker and directed by Rees, will run May 28 - June 29, 2014 at The Old Globe. Photo by Tom Bloom.



Special Event

DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS! (Nov. 16 - Dec. 28, 2013)

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Steve Blanchard as The Grinch in the 2012 production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The 16th annual production of the holiday musical runs Nov. 16 - Dec. 28, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo by Henry DiRocco.
Caitlin McAuliffe as Cindy-Lou Who and Steve Blanchard as The Grinch in the 2012 production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The 16th annual production of the holiday musical runs Nov. 16 - Dec. 28, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo by Henry DiRocco.
Steve Blanchard as The Grinch in the 2012 production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The 16th annual production of the holiday musical runs Nov. 16 - Dec. 28, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo by Henry DiRocco.
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(from left) Steve Blanchard as The Grinch and Jason Edward Cook as Young Max in the 2012 production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The 16th annual production of the holiday musical runs Nov. 16 - Dec. 28, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo by Henry DiRocco.
(from left) Steve Blanchard as The Grinch and Jason Edward Cook as Young Max in the 2012 production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The 16th annual production of the holiday musical runs Nov. 16 - Dec. 28, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo by Henry DiRocco.
Cindy-Lou Who (Lilith Freund), The Grinch (Steve Blanchard) and all of Whoville celebrate the gift of Christmas in the 2012 production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The 16th annual production of the holiday musical runs Nov. 16 - Dec. 28, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo by Henry DiRocco.
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Director James Vázquez. Vázquez will direct the 16th annual production of Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!, Nov. 16 - Dec. 28, 2013 at The Old Globe. Photo by Daren Scott.