A Showcase for Globe/ USD Alumni
Monday, July 23, 2012
U-T San Diego -- Rick Seer, who has directed the Globe/USD program for 19 years, says this is the first time in memory that so many alumni have appeared in a single Globe show.
But the program’s products are all over stages in the wider theater world — in New York and beyond. They include (most famously) Jim Parsons, the star of TV’s “The Big Bang Theory” who is now on Broadway in the latest revival of “Harvey.”
Meanwhile, current students are putting in an intense summer’s worth of work in the Globe’s annual Shakespeare Festival; all 14 MFA candidates take the theater’s outdoor stage for that rotation of three plays each year. (Full Story)