The internationally-acclaimed, Tony Award-winning Old Globe is one of the most renowned regional theaters in the country and has stood as San Diego’s flagship arts institution for over 70 years.


The Globe produces a year-round season of plays and musicals on its three stages, including the highly-regarded Shakespeare festival. The Old Globe has become a gathering place for leading theater artists from around the world, as exemplified by Tom Stoppard, Nora Ephron, Daniel Sullivan and Tina Landau, among many others.


Numerous Broadway-bound premieres and revivals have been developed at the Globe and have gone on to enjoy highly successful runs in New York and at regional theatres across the country. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, The Old Globe is at the forefront of the nation’s leading performing arts organizations, setting the standard for excellence in American theater.