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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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< Saturday, February 23, 2019 >


11:00 AM Chinese Hand Embroidery on Paper Plate Embroidering was done in China at a very early date. The Chinese have an almost unlimited wealth of mythological, religious, symbolic, and legendary material from which to draw for their designs. Textiles, both tapestried and embroidered, from early times, have been in constant demand for officials
11:00 AM Chinese Calligraphy Workshop Chinese New Year is one of the biggest holidays in the Asian community. During the celebration season, homes, stores, and streets are hung with traditional lanterns, couplets and other decorations. The Chinese character
1:00 PM Nomsa Burkhardt: South African Music and Dance Join Bonita-Sunnyside County Library for a lively performance of folk music, stories, dance, and language from the Zulu and Xhosa peoples. Nomsa Burkhardt, world music artist and educator, will bring us on a musical journey of South Africa.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Bonita-Sunnyside Branch Library
4375 Bonita Road
Bonita, CA 91902
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Saturday, February 23 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
2:00 PM Stage: The Misanthrope USCD Theatre & Dance stages Moliere's masterpiece about the curmudgeon's curmudgeon, in which the great French playwright exposes the "frivolity and inconsistency of his contemporaries." Nicholas Rapp directs.

Exhausted with uncertainty, Alceste finds himself at a party in order to uncover the true nature of Celimene
2:00 PM Stage: Gabriel North Coast Repertory presents Maria Buffini's tale of a man who washes on shore of Nazi-occupied Guernsey Island. British women want to care for him. His presence creates an "electrical charge." Christopher Williams directs.

Admission/Cost: $42 - $53

Location:
North Coast Repertory Theatre
987-D Lomas Santa Fe Drive
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Ongoing from Saturday, February 23 until Sunday, March 17, 2019
Wednesdays & Sundays 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.ncrep.org
2:00 PM Stage: Aladdin From the producer of "The Lion King" comes the timeless story of Aladdin, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It
2:00 PM Stage: Beethoven by Hershey Felder The San Diego Repertory Theatre presents piano virtuoso Hershey Felder celebrating the world's greatest composer, Ludwig Van Beethoven. The piece is told through the eyes of a Viennese doctor who spent his boyhood by the Maestro's side. Joel Zwick directs.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $114

Location:
San Diego Repertory Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA
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Ongoing from Friday, February 22 until Sunday, March 24, 2019
Sundays - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM
Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Sundays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdrep.org
6:00 PM Annual Dinner Featuring Ambassador Nicholas Burns Join the San Diego World Affairs Council at its 2019 Annual Dinner, featuring a keynote address by Ambassador (ret.) R. Nicholas Burns on "American Foreign Policy in the Trump Era."

Ambassador Burns will discuss major trends challenging global peace and stability, among them a weakening U.S. leadership role, the U.S.-China competition for power in the Indo-Pacific, and the North Korea nuclear crisis. He will also examine prospects for stability in the Middle East and Europe as well as the deepening political crisis in the U.S. and its impact on foreign policy. A Q&A will follow.

Ambassador Burns is one of this country
6:00 PM Group Photography Show at La Bodega There is often a classic, nostalgic and dynamic translation to Black & White photography. It doesn't attract with its play of colors. Black & White has an important tradition of luminous, well-crafted and thoughtfully composed imagery. It poses unique challenges without color to guide the eye. Contrast, lighting, and composition take on even more importance.
This show will feature works from more than 100 photographers from all over the nation.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
La Bodega Gallery
2196 Logan Ave.
San Diego, CA 92113
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Saturday, February 23 - 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM
7:00 PM French Quarter Fete Enjoy a four-course spread, cocktails, and a discussion on the bayou's history, communities, and culture!

Admission/Cost: $50 - $60

Pamela's Kitchen Table
614 5th Ave.
San Diego, CA
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Saturday, February 23 - 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Stage: Aladdin From the producer of "The Lion King" comes the timeless story of Aladdin, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It
7:30 PM Stage: The Misanthrope USCD Theatre & Dance stages Moliere's masterpiece about the curmudgeon's curmudgeon, in which the great French playwright exposes the "frivolity and inconsistency of his contemporaries." Nicholas Rapp directs.

Exhausted with uncertainty, Alceste finds himself at a party in order to uncover the true nature of Celimene
8:00 PM Music: The Como La Flor Band - A Tribute to Selena The Como la Flor Band was founded in 2011 in the small town of Holtville, California. After 7 years, the band has become the most respected and trend-setter Selena tribute band in the country. They replicate the look, sound and feel of the Tex Mex Queen. The eight band members have developed an amazing on-stage chemistry. These veteran musicians pride themselves on giving their audience an incredible high-energy, qualitative stage show from start to finish. The lead vocalist has an amazing singing voice, flawlessly matching Selena Quintanilla
8:00 PM Stage: Gabriel North Coast Repertory presents Maria Buffini's tale of a man who washes on shore of Nazi-occupied Guernsey Island. British women want to care for him. His presence creates an "electrical charge." Christopher Williams directs.

Admission/Cost: $42 - $53

Location:
North Coast Repertory Theatre
987-D Lomas Santa Fe Drive
Solana Beach, CA 92075
MAP

Ongoing from Saturday, February 23 until Sunday, March 17, 2019
Wednesdays & Sundays 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.ncrep.org
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