Raising the Bard in San Diego!


 

UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS

Our 15th Annual Celebrity Sonnets
- Monday, October 10th, 2016. 7:30pm.
- The Old Globe Theatre, Balboa Park.
– Performers and special guests present some of Shakespeare’s greatest sonnets!
– Includes music, dance, poetry and lots of fun.

– This is always a Bard-tastic night out!
– Tickets: $20 Non-Members, $10 Members/Senior/Military.
– Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance by mail.

>> See our Celebrity Sonnets page

 



COME TO ONE OF OUR MONTHLY OPEN SHAKESPEARE READINGS.

ALL WELCOME! READ OR JUST WATCH!

Join us for one of these regular informal events in San Diego with the Bard, starring you! All welcome. Free. Anyone can join in the reading or just come along to listen. Parts are re-assigned before each scene so everyone who wants to can read. These popular readings are fun, interactive, creative, and great public speaking and acting practice. They are also a good way to meet other people who are interested in Shakespeare and his work.  

We hold readings at:
– The Upstart Crow Bookstore and Coffee House in Seaport Village, downtown.
– San Diego Central Library, downtown.
– La Jolla Riford Public Library.

Upcoming readings…


Open reading of “The Comedy of Errors”
Sunday, September 18th 2016. 2pm-4pm. Free
- San Diego Central Library, Downtown San Diego
– We meet on the 4th Floor
- Directed by Cherie Peacock

Open reading of “King Lear” (part 1 of 3 readings in La Jolla)
Sunday, October 2nd 2016. 2pm-4pm. Free
- La Jolla Riford Library, Draper Avenue
– Come to tea with the Bard: Free coffee, tea and scones are served
- Directed by Cherie Peacock

 

 Open reading of “Antony and Cleopatra” (part 3 of 3 readings)
Tuesday, October 4th 2016. 6.45pm-8.30pm. Free
- Upstart Crow Bookstore and Coffee Shop, Seaport Village, downtown San Diego
– Bring a copy of the text if you’d like to read.
– Directed by Kim Keeline

 

Open reading of “King Lear” (part 1 of 3 readings at the Central Library)
Sunday, October 16th 2016. 2pm-4pm. Free
- San Diego Central Library, Downtown San Diego
– We meet on the 4th Floor
- Directed by Cherie Peacock

 

>> See full reading schedule and get more info about open readings

 


 

 

THE SAN DIEGO STUDENT SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL, 2017

Save the date!

San Diego Student Shakespeare Festival
- Saturday, April 29th, 2017. 
- The Prado pedestrian promenade
– Balboa Park, San Diego

>> See more info about the San Diego Student Shakespeare Festival