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The Old Globe Presents 'Familiar'


  • WHEN Multiple dates from Jan 26 - Mar 3, 2019[days & times]
  • WHERE Old Globe Theatre, 1363 Old Globe Way, San Diego
    Map | Website
  • AGES All ages
  • COST $30 - $100

The Old Globe stages "Familiar," a play written by Tony Award nominee Danai Gurira (also known for "Black Panther" and "Walking Dead").

Donald and his wife Marvelous have been living the American Dream since emigrating from Zimbabwe nearly three decades ago. They have a beautiful house and impressive careers, and now one of their daughters is getting married! But when the bride insists on a traditional African wedding ceremony, tensions start to rise. Throw in an eccentric aunt from the old country and a bewildered bridegroom, and soon it’s not certain the couple will ever make it down the aisle.

"Familiar," takes a funny, warmhearted look at tradition, marriage and what it means to be an American family.

The New York Times calls it "an engrossing, fiercely funny comedy–drama that probes with subtlety and smarts."

It runs Jan. 26 through March 3, 2019
. For tickets or details call the box office at (619) 234-5623.
Contains strong language.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending.

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