Instinct and reason at The Old Globe TheaterThe Old Globe Carries Jane Austen to Town

(from left) Megan McGinnis as Marianne Dashwood and Sharon Rietkerk as Elinor Dashwood in Chicago Shakespeare Theater’s 2015 production of Sense and Sensibility. The Old Globe’s production of Sense and Sensibility, with book, music, and lyrics by Paul Gordon and directed by Barbara Gaines, runs July 6 – August 14, 2016. Photo by Liz Lauren, courtesy of Chicago Shakespeare Theater.

From July sixth to August fourteenth, experience the rejuvenation of Jane Austen’s exemplary novel Instinct and reason into melodic structure at The Old Globe theater on the Donald and Darlene Shiley Stage. Appearances are at either 7pm or 8pm with 2pm end of the week early shows. Sneak peaks run July sixth through July thirteenth.

In Instinct and reason, after their dad’s troublesome demise, sisters Elinor and Marianne Dashwood lose their home, their fortune, and all possibilities of adoration – however karma can change instantly! As the brave champions deal with their circumstance directly with fortitude and resolve, crowds will experience passionate feelings for Austen’s period in an entirely different manner. Austen’s dearest novel motivates perusers’ minds, and presently Tony Grant candidate Paul Gordon (The Old Globe’s Emma, Broadway’s Jane Eyre) moves theatre­goers again by changing over the immortal exemplary into an exhilarating and heartfelt melodic.

The skilled and experience cast incorporates Megan McGinnis (Off Broadway’s Daddy Long Legs) as Marianne Dashwood and Sharon Rietkerk (two­-time Sound Region Pundits Grant champ) as Elinor Dashwood. Additionally performing is Emily Berman as Lucy Steele, Sean Allan Krill as Colonel Brandon, Colin Morgan as Mr. Harris, Brian Beam Norris as Ruler Middleton, Peter Saide as Mr. Willoughby, David Schlumpf as John Dashwood, Paula Scrofano as Mrs. Jennings, Elizabeth Telford as Miss Dim, Jill Van Velzer as Fanny Dashwood, and Wayne Alan Wilcox (Brilliant Star at The Globe) as Edward Ferrars.

The imaginative group incorporates Laura Bergquist (Music Chief), Matt Raftery (Choreographer), Kevin Depinet (Beautiful Plan), Susan E. Mickey (Ensemble Plan), Donald Holder (Lighting Configuration), Beam Nardelli (Sound Plan), Tony Grant champs Larry Hochman and Bruce Coughlin (Organizations), Curtis Moore (Music Manager and Extra Courses of action), Harrison McEldowney (Unique Creation Choreographer).

The Old Globe is situated in Balboa Park between the San Diego Historical center of Craftsmanship and the Gallery of Man. The recreation area can be gotten to from most significant expressways by means of Park Lane or the Cabrillo Extension. We emphatically encourage to show up no less than one hour before drapery to stop near the theater and stroll around the country’s biggest metropolitan social park! Valet stopping is likewise accessible pre­paid with your night ticket in the Zoo Worker Stopping structure for $20.

Keen on a Post­-Show Gathering with individuals from the melodic’s cast? These discussions are available to people in general, free, and will occur on Tuesday July nineteenth, Wednesday July twentieth, and Tuesday July 26th.

There is likewise a free knowledge workshop Tuesday July twelfth at 5:30pm including a board chose from the imaginative organization of Instinct and reason. Tickets are right now $39 and accessible to the overall population. Limits are accessible for full­time understudies, benefactors age 29 or under, seniors, military individuals, and gatherings of at least 10 at The Old Globe.


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