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Sunday, Dec 17
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Let There Be Light: Hanukkah & Kwanzaa Celebration
12:00 PM Cooking Class: Una Noche en España
1:00 PM California Ballet: The Nutcracker
2:00 PM Music: House of England Winter Concert
2:00 PM Four Treasures of the Chinese Study Closing Reception
2:00 PM Stage: La Posada Magica
2:00 PM La Pastorela de los Alacranes
2:00 PM B is for Bangkok Storytime
2:00 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
5:30 PM California Ballet: The Nutcracker
7:30 PM California Ballet: The Nutcracker
8:00 PM Music: Anhuea, Paula Fuga, Mahi
Monday, Dec 18
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM SD Hmong Community New Year Celebration
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
6:30 PM Discussion: One Hundred Years of Solitude
Tuesday, Dec 19
All Day Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:00 PM Stage: The Meshuga Nutcracker
Wednesday, Dec 20
1:00 PM Cooking Class: French Macaron
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:00 PM California Ballet: The Nutcracker
Thursday, Dec 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Moscow Ballet's 'Great Russian Nutcracker'
7:30 PM Hanukkah/Solstice Concert
7:30 PM Film: Fräulein una Fiana D'inverno
8:00 PM Moscow Ballet's 'Great Russian Nutcracker'
Friday, Dec 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
6:00 PM Special Event: Apna Christmas
7:00 PM California Ballet: The Nutcracker
Saturday, Dec 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
6:00 PM Russian Grand Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker”
7:30 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
Sunday, Dec 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
2:00 PM City Ballet: The Nutcracker
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
Monday, Dec 25
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
Tuesday, Dec 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Kwanzaa Unity Umoja
Wednesday, Dec 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
6:00 PM Kwanzaa - Kujichagulia: Self-Determination
6:00 PM Film: The Spirit Of The Beehive
Thursday, Dec 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Book Signing: Sandcastle Girls
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
6:00 PM Kwanzaa - Collective Work and Responsibility: Ujima
Friday, Dec 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
6:00 PM Kwanzaa: Cooperative Economics: Ujamaa
7:00 PM Stage: Kwanzaa Time
Saturday, Dec 30
1:00 PM New Years in Baja California Mexico
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:00 PM Stage: Kwanzaa Time
Calendar

< Friday, March 3, 2017 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Black Pearl Sings!
Until December 17

Diary of Anne Frank
Until December 17

Cabaret
Until December 23

Exhibitions and Art

Memories Of Underdevelopment
Until February 4, 2018

Art of the Americas
Until February 18, 2018

Indonesian Shadow Puppets
Until March 1, 2018

Jewels of India
Until March 1, 2018

Recycled and Embroidered Textiles of Bengal
Until March 25, 2018

Barrio Art Crawl
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

Art Of The 20th Century
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

Dan McCleary, Etchings And Studies: Taller De Grabado Oaxaca 2000 - 2016

Kanban, Traditional Shop Signs Of Japan
Ongoing until October 8, 2017

Art Of The Open Air
Ongoing until February 13, 2018

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Shakespeare&Tea
Ongoing Sundays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Dancing With The Brush: Chinese Brush Painting And Calligraphy
Ongoing Tuesdays

Middle-Eastern Drum and Belly Dance Class
Ongoing Mondays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Urban Art & More
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum & Garden Tour
Ongoing, every 1st Saturday of each month

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Asian Pacific Historical District Walking Tour
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month.

Lucha Libre Mexican Wrestling in Tijuana
Ongoing, Select Fridays

Tijuana Street Art Trek with Panca
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Street Eats
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Brewery Tour
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Seafood Food Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Brews + Chews & Views: Tijuana Walking Tour
Ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays until Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Other

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Frankie & Maria's Italian Wedding, A Not-So-Ordinary Interactive Dinner Theater
Ongoing, Saturdays, Fridays

3:00 PM South Asian Culture Show: Backstage Bollywood A cultural performance of South Asian dancing and theater performed by high school students from around San Diego. Proceeds go to charities.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $13

Location:
Canyon Crest Academy
5951 Village Center Loop Road
San Diego, CA 92130
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Date and times:
Saturday, June 3 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Saturday, June 3 - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
3:30 PM UC San Diego Visual Arts Symposium And Open Studios Don't miss the largest annual showcase of UC San Diego Visual Arts research and artwork at the 2017 Symposium and Open Studios.

Schedule:
Friday, March 3
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM Ph.D. workshop hosted at the University Art Gallery
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Making Communities Art and the Border opening at UAG
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Exhibition opening at Main Visual Arts Facility Gallery, curated by Anthony Grahams, Commons Gallery, curated by Brianna Rigg MFA Film Screening - work by current M.F.A. students, Visual Arts Facility

Saturday, March 4
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Ph.D. Symposium, Rethinking Art History: Center and Periphery, Keynote speaker: Anneka Lenssen, Visual Arts Presentation Lab, SME 149
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM Making Communities Art and the Border, SME Visual Arts Gallery
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Open Graduate Student Studios, Visual Arts Facility

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
UC San Diego Visual Arts Facility
University Art Gallery and SME building
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA
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Dates and times:
Friday, March 3 - 3:30 PM
Saturday, March 4 - 9:00 AM

For more information, please visit: www.ucsdopenstudios.com
5:00 PM Rajasthan Rising: Indian Fashion Show Pacific Ridge students are throwing a fashion show fundraiser to continue funding a girls school in India they founded in 2012. Tickets are $25 for adults and $20 for students and are available at https://amillionknots.wixsite.com/home. Attendees can enjoy savory Indian food, bid on silent auction items, shop at booths representing other service learning groups and even bid on the runway fashion designs! Indulge in some fashion fun and support education for girls in India. Speakers will also discuss the challenges of education in India.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $25

Location:
Pacific Ridge School
6269 El Fuerte Street
Carlsbad, CA 92009
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Friday, March 3 - 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM
6:00 PM Italian Film: How Strange To Be Named Federico MiraCosta College's International Languages and Film departments present the compelling film "How Strange to Be Named Federico" (Italy 2013).

An exciting and visionary portrait of the master filmmaker Federico Fellini, based on the memories and the feelings of his great friend director Ettore Scola. Curated by the San Diego Italian Film Festival. Directed by Ettore Scola. Not rated. 93 min.

The film will screen in the MiraCosta College Little Theatre (Room 3601). The film will be presented in the original language with English subtitles.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
MiraCosta College Oceanside
1 Barnard Dr.
Oceanside, CA
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Friday, March 3 - 6:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.miracosta.edu
7:00 PM Music: Ozomatli Ozomatli is a six-piece band playing primarily Latin, hip hop, and rock music, formed in 1995 in Los Angeles.

Admission/Cost: $32

Location:
Music Box
1337 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Friday, December 15 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, December 16 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 795-1337
7:30 PM Masters of Hawaiian Music Four-time Grammy Award winner and slack key guitar virtuoso George Kahumoko Jr. is known as Hawaii's Renaissance Man. Kahumoko will take the stage with slack key guitarist Kawika Kahiapo and instrumentalist Nathan Aweau to perform a distinctly Hawaiian style of open tunings, along with stories and light-hearted entertainment.

Admission/Cost: $32 - $42

Location:
California Center for the Arts
340 N. Escondido Boulevard
Escondido, CA 92025
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Friday, March 3 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.artcenter.org
7:30 PM Music: Charles Obinyapi Charles Obin-Yapi's music is a musical kaleidoscope, a perfect blend of sounds where the power of percussion is expressed with the softness of melodies.

Born in the Ivory Coast, Obin-Yapi is a magician of rhythm. He arrived in France in 1983 after having funded the popular group of Abidjan "les Mystics" for several years.

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Harbor Music Hall
1506 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101
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Friday, March 3 - 7:30 PM to 10:30 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Women In Parliament: A Reinvented Greek Comedy Method Center Actors Theatre is proud to announce the opening show for their 2017 season and will be partnering with San Diego Theatre Week!

The production follows two women of Athens and explores issues of gender, government and human nature.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $16

Location:
Tenth Ave Arts Center
930 Tenth Ave
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from February 26 - March 5, 2017
Sunday February 26 - 8:00 PM
Monday February 27 - 8:00 PM
Tuesday February 28 - 8:00 PM
Wednesday March 1 - 8:00 PM
Thursday March 2 - 8:00 PM
Friday March 3 - 8:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 2:00 PM
Saturday March 4 - 8:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 2:00 PM
Sunday March 5 - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 920-8503
8:00 PM Stage: The Illusion North Coast Repertory Theatre stages Tony Kushner's free adaptation of Pierre Corneille's 17th century tragicomedy. Pridamant's son disappeared. Pridamant and Dorante try to discover why. Maybe a magician can help? David Ellenstein directs.

Admission/Cost: $42 - $53

Location:
North Coast Repertory Theatre
987-D Lomas Santa Fe Drive
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from Friday, February 24 until Sunday, March 19 - 2017
Wednesdays and Sundays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays and Sundays - 2:00 PM

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