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All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:30 AM Spirit of the Barrio: Juan Felipe Herrera
12:00 PM Mortadella Day
1:00 PM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
5:00 PM Chicano-Con
5:00 PM Music: Feufollet
6:00 PM Salsa Under the Stars
7:00 PM Music: Puttin Down Roots
7:00 PM Dance: United We Move
7:00 PM Music: Tribal Seeds
7:30 PM Stage: West Side Story
7:30 PM Japanese Pop Culture Party
7:30 PM Japanese Pop culture Party: Yokai Omatsuri
8:00 PM Music: Seun Kuti & Egypt 80
8:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
8:00 PM Bi-National Mambo Orchestra
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
8:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
Saturday, Jul 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Chicano-Con
11:00 AM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
12:00 PM Obon Festival
12:00 PM Mortadella Day
1:30 PM Documentary: Never Give Up, Minoru Yasui And The Fight For Justice
2:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
4:00 PM Stage: The Ballad of Emmett Till
5:00 PM Guided European Wine Tasting
6:30 PM Music: Aegis
7:00 PM Book Signing: Missing you, Metropolis
7:00 PM Dance: United We Move
7:30 PM Film: Bread and Tulips
7:30 PM Stage: West Side Story
8:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
8:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
Sunday, Jul 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Obon Festival
12:00 PM Mortadella Day
2:00 PM House of Colombia Lawn Program
2:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
2:00 PM Stage: West Side Story
2:00 PM Book Signing: Private Universe
2:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
3:00 PM Chicano-Con
4:00 PM Athenaeum Summer Festival With Gustavo Romero
7:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
Monday, Jul 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Jul 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
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All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: Cutie And The Boxer
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All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
11:00 AM Studio Ghibli Summer Festival
1:00 PM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
7:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
7:30 PM New Orleans Jazz With Dr. John
8:00 PM Music: Enjambre
Friday, Jul 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
1:00 PM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
5:30 PM Native American Gathering Night
6:00 PM Bollywood Dance Night
6:30 PM Film: Moana
7:00 PM Music: Veracruz Blues
7:30 PM Stage: West Side Story
8:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
Saturday, Jul 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
11:00 AM We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
1:00 PM Music: Israel Maldonado
2:00 PM Stage: Brooklyn The Musical
2:00 PM Music: Ukrainian music in the context of Roman Tradition
2:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
5:00 PM Music: Vaud & the Villains
7:30 PM Film: Sicilly Jazz
7:30 PM Stage: West Side Story
Sunday, Jul 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 AM House of Peru Lawn Program
11:00 AM We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
2:00 PM Stage: At this Evening's Performance
Monday, Jul 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
7:30 PM Music: Rodrigo and Gabriela
Tuesday, Aug 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Aug 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Thursday, Aug 3
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11:00 AM Studio Ghibli Summer Festival
11:00 AM We Are Here/Estamos Aqui
1:00 PM Exhibition: Jorge Pardo
8:00 PM Stage: Evita
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< Thursday, March 10, 2016 >


All Day San Diego Latino Film Festival Media Arts Center San Diego is gearing up for eleven fun-filled days of international cinema at the 24th edition of the San Diego Latino Film Festival taking place March 10-20, 2016 at AMC 18 Simon Fashion Valley Mall.

Admission/Cost: General: $8.50 - $175

Location:
AMC 18 Fashion Valley Cinema
7037 Friars Road
San Diego, CA 92108
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Film Schedule:
Narrative Features
Documentaries
Shorts

Ongoing until Sunday, March 20

For more information, please visit: www.sdlatinofilm.com
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Fiddler on the Roof
Until April 24

Exhibitions and Art

The Chinese and the Iron Road
Until March 31, 2016

Codex Oaxaca
Until April 13, 2016

Álvaro Blancarte: Marking The Present
Until April 24, 2016

Art by Flor Garduño
Until May 29, 2016

A Song From My Hero Collection
Until May 29, 2016

ASAFO Flags From Ghana
Until July 10, 2016

Sumi-E Painting Class
Until June 29, 2016

Cannibals
Until March 5, 2018

Other

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Asian Pacific Historical District Walking Tour
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month.
10:00 AM Talk: Current Political, Economic and Recovery Situation in Nepal Daniel J. Orth (M.A., Fletcher School, Tufts), a program officer for strategic peacebuilding at the Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, will speak about the "Current Political, Economic, and Recovery Situation in Nepal".

Nepal continues its transition from a monarchy toward a representative constitutional government that accurately represents all of Nepal's diverse groups, while simultaneously working to recover from last April's devastating earthquake. His presentation will include the evolution of Nepal's constitution as a case study in the formation of a new democracy, an update on the earthquake recovery status, and observations on the transformative work and optimism of local NGOs and the youth with whom they work.

Admission/Cost: ?

Location:
The Remington Club II
16916 Hierba Drive
San Diego, CA 92128
MAP

Thursday, March 10 - 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 325-8200 visit: sdwac.org
4:00 PM Music: ¡Sonido Latino! 2016 Daily concerts in celebration of the Latino film festival.

Performers include Am Pm Jazz Combo, Adeumazel, Anthony Mendez, DJ Bob Green, Chico Guevara, Christopher Vega, David de Alva, Esperanza Valdez, DJ Art Form, Calpulli Mexhica, Fabio Alejo Band, Flamenco with Roots Dance, Frontera Drum Fusion, Gaby Aparicio y la Buena Onda, Giuseppe, GOMA, Isabel Inzunza, Isaac Garcia, Julie Mladineo, Jessica Lissete, Kimba Light, KMO, Los Hijos del Santo, Mario and Ilena, Marujah, Memory Lounge, Mint Field, Roxana, Perra Galga, Radio Pulso del Barrio, Soneros del Barrio, Viri y Los Bandidos, Yamel Anaid, Jarabe Mexicano, and Proyecto Kasandra.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Fashion Valley Mall
7007 Friars Road
San Diego, 92108
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Dates and times:
From Thursday March 10 to Sunday March 20
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays - 4:00 PM
Saturdays and Sundays - 11:00 AM

For more information, please visit: www.facebook.com/...
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Korean Culture Night Join us for our 2016 Korean Culture Night! This is a free event, and guests will enjoy and experience Korean culture. There will be live Korean songs (both modern and traditional), music, dance, Taekwondo demonstrations, food and more!

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Room 270
Aztec Student Union Theater
San Diego State University
6075 Aztec Circle Dr.
San Diego, CA 92182
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Thursday, March 10 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.linguistics.sdsu.edu
6:00 PM Lunafest Film Festival The Women's Center is partnering with a local Linda Vista organization (Animate-A-Way) for a second year in a row to bring the Lunafest Film Festival to USD!

Come celebrate short films made by, for, and about women. The films begin at 6 p.m. and then we will have dessert and a discussion at 8 p.m. All proceedes will go to the Breast Cancer Fund and to Animate-A-Way.

Tickets can be purchased at the Women's Center (SLP 420) or at the door on March 10.


Admission/Cost: $5 Students, $10 General

Location:
Hahn University Center, Forum C
University of San Diego
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110
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Thursday, March 10 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please visit: lunafest.org
7:00 PM Film: Viva La Libertà The San Diego Italian Film Festival presents Viva la Libertà.

Enrico Oliveri is an important politician on the verge of a breakdown; unwilling to face the failure of his party, he vanishes. His assistant Andrea finds out that there is a twin brother, Giovanni, who has been in an institution. Andrea's plan to have Giovanni pose as Enrico takes a turn when the supposed "crazy" stand-in turns out to have bright ideas wildly embraced by the electorate. A bold political satire with an extraordinary Toni Servillo who plays two roles, filling each character with brilliant nuance.

The film is shown in Italian with English subtitles

Admission/Cost: $8 - $10

Location:
La Paloma Theatre
471 S. Coast Hwy. 101
Encinitas, CA 92024
MAP

Thursday, March 10 - 7:00 PM

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

7:00 PM Painting on Tap: The Art of East Asia Painting on Tap mixes creativity and San Diego craft beer in a relaxed, social atmosphere. Each workshop includes an exclusive, after-hours tour of an exhibition followed by an artist-taught project inspired by works on view. By the end of the evening, participates will have created a unique work of art.

Bring a friend or a date, grab a drink and nibbles from Panama 66 and let your creativity flow as you experience a fun and unforgettable night at the Museum.

Exhibition Tour: Art of East Asia

Inspiration: Screen (on carved wooden base)

Admission/Cost: $40 - $50

Location:
James S. Copley Auditorium,
San Diego Museum of Art
1450 El Prado, Balboa Park
San Diego, CA, 92101
MAP

Thursday, March 10 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdmart.org
7:00 PM Japanese Film: Kamome Shokudo Sachie, from Japan, opens the "Kamome Diner" in Helsinki, Finland. The specialty menu is Onigiri rice ball or o-musubi. However, the only customer day after day is a Finnish geeky anime enthusiast, Tommi. One day, two Japanese women, each with some personal issues, come to help at Sachie's diner. The number of customers gradually increases, but the diner seems to attract only those with problems. Conversation with Sachie and the tasty food seem to resolve people's woes.

Refreshments will be served.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Founders Hall, Rigsby Language & Culture Commons (Rm. 123)
University of San Diego
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110
MAP

Thursday, March 10 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please visit: sandiego.edu
7:30 PM Stage: The Venetian Twins UCAD Theatre stages this classic piece of commedia dell'arte. "When twin brothers Zanetto, the eccentric millionaire, and Tonio, the charismatic conman, arrive in Venice unbeknownst to each other, so does intrigue, confusion, and chaos as the town chases these dangerously desired visitors." Jesca Prudencio directs.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $15

Location:
UCSD: University of California San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
San Diego, 92093
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Dates and times:
Saturday, March 5 - 7:00 PM
Tuesday, March 8 - 7:00 PM
Thursday, March 10 - 7:30 PM
Friday, March 11 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 12 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.theatre.ucsd.edu
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