The Old Globe Theatre
Benny and Joon
Through October 22
This world-premiere musical is based on the ’90s romantic comedy movie. As Joon’s sole caretaker, auto mechanic Benny makes sure his eccentric sister lives a comfortable, safe and predictable life. But when Sam shows up, his off-kilter take on the world turns everything upside down.
The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey
Through October 29
Chuck DeSantis is a brash New Jersey detective eager for a case that gets him out from behind his desk. One extraordinary day, he finds it: the disappearance of teenager Leonard Pelkey. Digging deeper and deeper into Leonard’s life, Chuck follows clues that lead him to unexpected places and show him how one boy’s bravery can light the way toward truth.
Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas
November 4 – December 24
Dr. Seuss’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas is a whimsical musical based upon the classic Dr. Seuss book. The family favorite features the delightful carol from the popular animated version of How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Celebrate the holidays as the theatre is once again transformed into the snow-covered Whoville, right down to the last can of Who-hash.
The Old Globe Theatre is located at 1363 Old Globe Way, San Diego. For more information call (619) 234-5623 or visit www.theoldglobe.org.