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Friday, Dec 13
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Via Posada Holiday Celebration Fundraiser
7:00 PM Stage: Sila (The Arctic Cycle)
7:00 PM A Christmas Carol: A Radio Play
7:00 PM Stage: The Nutcracker in Balboa Park
7:00 PM Stage: Sherlock Holmes & the Case of the Christmas Angels
7:00 PM Stage: A Midsummer Night's Dream
7:30 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
8:00 PM An Irish Christmas
Saturday, Dec 14
All Day Old Town Las Posadas
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Paris Holiday Celebration
1:00 PM Southern California Ballet The Nutcracker
1:00 PM Talk: Dragons, Myth and Reality
2:00 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
5:00 PM Stage: Sila (The Arctic Cycle)
6:00 PM Centro Cultural de la Raza‎ Posada
7:00 PM Southern California Ballet The Nutcracker
7:00 PM Stage: The Nutcracker in Balboa Park
7:00 PM Stage: Sherlock Holmes & the Case of the Christmas Angels
7:00 PM Stage: A Midsummer Night's Dream
7:30 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
8:00 PM Film: Love Actually
Sunday, Dec 15
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Hanukkah Painted Placemat Class
10:00 AM Association for Jewish Studies Conference
1:00 PM Southern California Ballet The Nutcracker
2:00 PM Stage: Sherlock Holmes & the Case of the Christmas Angels
2:00 PM Stage: A Midsummer Night's Dream
2:00 PM A Christmas Carol: A Radio Play
2:00 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
3:00 PM World Holiday Traditions Variety Show
7:00 PM World Holiday Traditions Variety Show
7:00 PM Staged Reading: Lighting the Way
7:00 PM Stage: The Nutcracker in Balboa Park
Monday, Dec 16
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Association for Jewish Studies Conference
12:45 PM Film: The Bookshop
7:00 PM Stage: A People's Cuban Christmas Tale
Tuesday, Dec 17
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Association for Jewish Studies Conference
6:30 PM Open Reading: The Merry Wives Of Windsor
7:00 PM Stage: Cirque Dreams Holidaze
7:00 PM Staged Reading: Lighting the Way
Wednesday, Dec 18
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: The Nutcracker in Balboa Park
7:00 PM Stage: Cirque Dreams Holidaze
7:30 PM Music: Irish Christmas in America
Thursday, Dec 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Talk: Consul General Carlos González Gutiérrez
7:00 PM Stage: The Nutcracker in Balboa Park
7:00 PM Stage: Sherlock Holmes & the Case of the Christmas Angels
7:30 PM Mariachi Sol De Mexico: A Merry-achi Christmas
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: La Befana Vien di Notte (The Legend of the Christmas Witch)
Friday, Dec 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: The Nutcracker in Balboa Park
7:00 PM Stage: Sherlock Holmes & the Case of the Christmas Angels
7:00 PM A Christmas Carol: A Radio Play
7:30 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
8:00 PM Film: Downton Abbey
Saturday, Dec 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:30 AM Pekiti-Tirsia Kali Class
2:00 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
7:00 PM Winterdance Celtic Christmas Celebration
7:00 PM Stage: The Nutcracker in Balboa Park
7:00 PM Stage: Sherlock Holmes & the Case of the Christmas Angels
7:00 PM A Christmas Carol: A Radio Play
7:30 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
8:00 PM Film: Downton Abbey
Sunday, Dec 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Winter Solstice Native American Flute Concert
2:00 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
2:00 PM Stage: Sherlock Holmes & the Case of the Christmas Angels
2:00 PM A Christmas Carol: A Radio Play
3:00 PM Food: AfroVegan Pop Up
7:00 PM Stage: The Nutcracker in Balboa Park
Monday, Dec 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Dec 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Dec 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Thursday, Dec 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
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< Sunday, January 20, 2019 >


9:55 AM Film: Bolshoi Ballet's La Bayadere Fathom Events and Angelika Film Center present "La Bayadere," captured live from a performance at the Bolshoi in Moscow.

The ballet follows temple dancer Nikiya and the warrior Solor as they fall deeply in love, igniting heated passions and murderous intrigues when the Rajah and his daughter Gamzatti discover their forbidden love.

"La Bayadere" is one of the greatest works in classical ballet history
10:00 AM Tu B'shvat Festival Join us for our annual Tu B
11:00 AM San Diego Travel & Adventure Show The Travel & Adventure Show will feature exhibitors from more than 200 global travel destinations, thousands of travel experts to help guests plan trips, and exclusive show-only travel deals for guests to take advantage of. The San Diego Travel & Adventure Show will feature presentations by travel experts and celebrity travel personalities, offering guests a wealth of knowledge regarding tech travel hacks and much more.

Admission/Cost: $11 - $22

Location:
San Diego Convention Center
111 W. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Saturday, January 19 - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, January 20 - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.travelshow.com

12:55 PM Film: Bolshoi Ballet's La Bayadere Fathom Events and Angelika Film Center present "La Bayadere," captured live from a performance at the Bolshoi in Moscow.

The ballet follows temple dancer Nikiya and the warrior Solor as they fall deeply in love, igniting heated passions and murderous intrigues when the Rajah and his daughter Gamzatti discover their forbidden love.

"La Bayadere" is one of the greatest works in classical ballet history
2:00 PM Rafael 'Fallo' Mareyna Art Reception Rafael
2:00 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth Broadway Theater stages Mark St. Germain's theatrical biography of Dr. Ruth Westheimer. Before she became a pioneering radio sex and relationship therapist, she fled the Nazis, was a sniper for the Haganah in Jerusalem, and much more.

Admission/Cost: $25.00

Location:
The Broadway Theatre
340 E. Broadway
Vista CA 92084
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Ongoing from Thursday, January 17 until Sunday, February 3, 2019
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - 7:30 PM
Saturday & Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.broadwayvista.biz
4:00 PM Indian Cultural Art Showcase December is known as the music and dance month in India (known as Margazhi) and, in recent years, the word "Margazhi" has become synonymous with the celebration of Indian arts. Being an ocean away, one does not need to stray far to experience the uplifting energy of Indian classical performing arts.

With many local artists
San Diego's second "Margazhi Utsavam," an Indian Cultural Art Showcase, boasts to include music, dance, storytelling, short talks, games and food!

Our showcase strives to provide an engaging, interactive and educational environment for the audience to enjoy.

Pricing:
- Entrance: Free
- $5 discount is provided for the buffet at Royal India.

This a perfect opportunity to experience Indian culture during this celebration of arts.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Royal India
8990 Miramar Rd Ste. #200
Miramar, CA 92126
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Sunday, January 20 - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM Cinema Under the Stars: Casablanca "Casablanca" - 1942. 102 minutes. Rated PG. Fall in love again. An exotic and glamorous setting. Heroic sacrifice. The triumph of idealism over cynicism in "a world gone mad." Humphrey Bogart is the world weary ex-pat. Ingrid Bergman is the mysterious old flame who reignites his life. Cinema Under the Stars is an intimate outdoor movie theater located directly behind Tops Salon in Mission Hills. Admission Prices: $17 - members; $18 - box office; $20 - online reservations. Pay with cash or check only. Online reservations begin on Wednesday at 9 a.m. The box office opens at 6 p.m. Candy, popcorn and assorted beverages are $2 each. A classic cartoon is screened before most films. A waterproof canvas cover has been installed to keep you dry in the Winter months. Heaters and blankets are provided.

Admission/Cost: $17 - $20

Location:
Cinema Under the Stars
4040 Goldfinch Street
San Diego, CA 92103
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Dates and times:
Friday, January 18 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, January 19 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, January 20 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.topspresents.com

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