Check out our Oedipus El Rey Surround Events:
March 8, 2015 6:00 PM
SUNDAY MARCH, 8 @ 6PM BEFORE THE 7PM SHOW There is simply nothing like being swept away by the wonder of a piece of great live classical piano music. Clear your mind and nourish your soul before the show tonight by enjoying the some of the most exquisite classical piano music played by the surprisingly talented teachers and aficionados from AMATEURPIANISTS.
March 10, 2015 6:00 PM
TUESDAY, MARCH 10 @ 6PM BEFORE THE 7PM SHOW Only at the Lyceum can you enjoy a sneak preview of short films and teasers prior to the opening day of the 21 year old SAN DIEGO LATINO FILM FESTIVAL! Here is your chance to get the inside info on this 11-day (March 13 – March 23) juried film/video exhibition of work by and about Latino artists and Latino genre that features guest filmmakers’ app[...]
March 11, 2015 6:00 PM
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11 @ 6PM BEFORE THE 7PM SHOW Mariachi Garibaldi, directed by JEFF NEVIN, is the performing ensemble from Southwestern College, which in 2004 began offering the world's first college degree in mariachi music. These amazing musicians have performed around the world – most recently in Brazil, China, Russia, France - and are regularly featured at the famed Encuentro Internacional[...]
March 12, 2015 7:00 PM
THURSDAY, MARCH 12 @ 7PM BEFORE THE 8PM SHOW REP Associate Artistic Director TODD SALOVEY convenes a stimulating conversation with two extraordinary theatre designers of Oedipus El Rey. Costume Designer JENNIFER BRAWN GITTINGS and Scenic Designer YOON BAE will delight you with the inside story on how they imagine and create their theatre magic.
March 15, 2015 1:00 PM
SUNDAY, MARCH 15 @ 1PM BEFORE THE 2PM SHOW The legend of Oedipus Rex is a giant example of the power of sociological myth to carry the needs and narratives of a culture. And when the tale of Oedipus meets the insight of Sigmund Freud there is much to talk about! Psychotherapist, author, and professor of psychology, LINDA GREISCHEL, MSW, LCSW, PHD joins us for a discussion on the multiple lenses through[...]
March 18, 2015 6:30 PM
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 18 @ 6:30pm before THE 7PM SHOW Can you name the Oscar-award winning movie about Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg? Which dystopian book trilogy became a box-office sensation starring Jennifer Lawrence? Do you know at least one actor who has played Mr. Darcy? What is the name of the smash hit produced by The REP that is based on a true story about a young musician from Vienna? Before y[...]
March 19, 2015 7:00 PM
THURSDAY MARCH, 19 @ 7PM BEFORE THE 8PM SHOW Aristotle reviewed 100 years of plays written by Greek writers and proclaimed Oedipus Rex the very best Greek tragedy of all time. Perhaps because, like many of the myths and tales that were staged in Greek playhouses, the purpose was to help the audiences learn to be better citizens. Does myth and mysticism in Mexican culture share a similar purpose, or does[...]
March 20, 2015 7:00 PM
FRIDAY, MARCH 20 @ 7PM BEFORE THE 8PM SHOW Since 2004, the MANNY CEPEDA TRIO has delighted Southern California music fans. This talented group won a GRAMMY™ nomination for their “Roots/Races” album. Cepeda’s mix of Afro-Cuban Percussion and his state of the art digital background led his orchestra to be named one of San Diego’s Best Classic Salsa/Cuban Music Groups! &n[...]
March 21, 2015 1:00 PM
SATURDAY, MARCH 21 @ 1PM BEFORE THE 2PM SHOW Oedipus Rex attempted to run from the predictions of an oracle and forge his own future. We invite you to run to meet VAN DOREN FIGUEREDO and LE VANS FIGUEREDO - better known as the PSYCHIC SISTERS. As Lightworkers and Psychics, they choose to work with good intentions for everyone alongside the positive and white light energy. Skeptics and true believers ar[...]
March 27, 2015 7:00 PM
FRIDAY, MARCH 27 @ 7PM BEFORE THE 8PM SHOW La Onda Arte Latino is a local art gallery curated by ANDY GONZALEZ, based at Liberty Station. La Onde has shown and sold at many venues in San Diego and L.A. including the San Diego Latino Film Festival, The Front in San Ysidro and ChimMaya Art Gallery L.A. Enjoy an intimate walk-through with curator Gonzalez of the Oedipus El Rey lobby gallery exhibition. Ch[...]
March 28, 2015 7:00 PM
SATURDAY, MARCH 28 @ 7PM BEFORE THE 8PM SHOW Join AMIGOS DEL REP as they analyze and proclaim via performance the grand variety of adaptations of traditional Greek tragedy (and beyond!) VANESSA MENDOZA, RICHARD TRUJILLO, SAMUEL VALDEZ and special guests aim to entertain and expand your theatrical savvy and knowledge.