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Press Room

2008 Press Releases

Mike Hausberg, Public Relations Associate (619) 238-0043 x 2355

Date Press Release Title
12/8/08 Tony Award-Winner Karen Ziemba Leads Cast in John Guare's Six Degrees of Separation.
11/18/08 Old Globe Announces 2008 Cast of the 11th Anniversary of Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas!

11/18/08 The Old Globe Announces One Night Only Event with Broadway's Stephen Schwartz

10/6/08 The Old Globe To Produce New Musical Kingdom Featuring A Hip-Hop/Rock Music Score
9/8/08 Globe Announces 2009 Summer Season
8/29/08 Old Globe Presents World Premiere of Itamar Moses’ Back Back Back
8/21/08 Large-Scale Revival of The Women to Launch Globe’s 2008/9 Season
7/22/08 Old Globe Receives $750,000 Grant from The James Irvine Foundation to Support Programs in Southeastern San Diego
7/16/08 Globe Announces Itamar Moses as New Playwright-in-Residence
7/8/08 Old Globe and UCSD-TV Create New “Backstage at the Globe” Program on 2008 Shakespeare Festival
7/7/08 The Old Globe Summer Shakespeare Intensive Immerses San Diego Teens In Classic Shakespearean Techniques
6/27/08 Globe Facilities Update: Temporary “Lady Carolyn’s Pub” Makes Debut as Construction of New Theatre Center and Plaza Commences
6/18/08 Globe Names Renowned Actor Patrick Page as 2008 Shiley Artist-in-Residence
6/16/08 Globe Announces Special 1-Night Performance of Jerry Herman’s Broadway on 8/23/08.  
6/16/08 Old Globe Announces Final Show for 2008/9 Season; Re-imagined Production of Beloved Musical Working, with new material by Wicked's Stephen Schwartz and 2008 Tony Award-Winner: In The Heights' Lin-Manuel Miranda.
5/19/08 The Old Globe Announces 2008/9 Winter Season

4/30/08 Globe Announces Casting for The Pleasure of His Company and Sight Unseen
4/24/08 Old Globe Names Award-Winning Actor Charles Janasz As Newest Associate Artist
4/9/08 Acclaimed Local Director Esther Emery to Helm Globe’s Sight Unseen
4/8/08 Old Globe Presents World Premiere of Hershey Felder’s Beethoven, As I Knew Him as First Movement of His
Thrilling “Composer Sonata”
4/2/08 Globe Announces Cast for Summer Shakespeare Festival  
3/18/08 Old Globe Announces Extension for World-Premiere Musical: Dancing in the Dark
2/26/08 Old Globe Announces Cast of The Glass Menagerie Led by Two-Time Emmy Award-winner Mare Winningham
1/23/08 Old Globe Presents West Coast Premiere of The American Plan
1/22/08 Old Globe Wins 14 San Diego Critics Circle “Craig Noel” Awards for Theatre Excellence
1/18/08 Globe Hosts Press Conference on January 30 Showcasing New Technical Center in Southeastern San Diego
1/14/08 Old Globe Continues Free Matinee Series with In This Corner, Featuring Post-Show Event with Former Olympic Boxer Paul Vaden