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Diversionary Theatre's Season 36 subscription packages on sale now

Diversionary Theatre's Season 36 subscription packages on sale now

After over a year of connecting with you in 2D through virtual programming, we are THRILLED to welcome you back to Diversionary in 3-Dimensions! If you're on our snail mail list check your mailbox for a fun surprise from your friends at your favorite LGBTQ+ Theatre! 

Diversionary Theatre reaches major fundraising goal

Diversionary Theatre reaches major fundraising goal

If you haven’t seen the light at the end of the tunnel yet, you can find it at 4545 Park Blvd! Our building renovations are well under way as part of the Securing Our Future: Safety & Theatre Enhancement campaign, and we cannot wait to invite you back to the theatre this Fall.

Diversionary Theatre to present The Stonewall Salon

Diversionary Theatre to present The Stonewall Salon

Join us for a night of original stories and illustrations from San Diego's LGBTQ and allied communities on Friday, March 5 at 7 pm.

The Stonewall Salon teams up with Write Out Loud to give a voice to older adults touching on the theme of Civil Liberties. Tune in for a unique look into a diverse set of stories shared online told in the tradition of Kamishibai (or visual) storytelling.

Diversionary Theatre announces major renovation plans; launches Community History Project

Diversionary Theatre announces major renovation plans; launches Community History Project

Through a virtual announcement on Saturday, Feb. 13, Diversionary Theatre announced some major expansion plans including the addition of a new education space, and a cabaret bar. As San Diego's only LGBTQ theater company, the organization has already reached 85% of its $2.5 million fundraising goal that will allow these changes to happen.

Diversionary Theatre launches The Gratitude Project

Diversionary Theatre launches The Gratitude Project

The Gratitude Project is Diversionary’s way of saying Thank You to the community. For a limited time, Diversionary will be accepting statements of 20 words or less about what folx in our community are feeling grateful for, and sharing them out on social media, #DTGRATITUDE. 

Diversionary Theatre launches new membership program

Diversionary Theatre launches new membership program

As so much in the arts world has evolved due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Diversionary Theatre will be moving from a Subscription Season to a Membership Season. Memberships are on sale now.

Theater Review: "Lizard Boy: the Musical"

From the Seattle Repertory Theatre production of Lizard Boy by Justin Huertas.

And now for something completely different....

A small cast delivers big audience satisfaction in the quirky “Lizard Boy, the Musical,” playing through Oct. 30 at Diversionary Theatre.

It’s a story like no other, in a show the likes of which I’m sure you’ve never seen. In any case, I can almost guarantee you’ll like it.