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Tuesday, Apr 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Lecture Series: From Sinai to Seinfeld
4:00 PM Discussion: The New Political Landscape: Foreign Affairs
5:00 PM Asian Film Festival Spring Showcase
7:00 PM Lecture Series: From Sinai to Seinfeld
7:00 PM Opera: La Traviata
7:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet
Wednesday, Apr 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Asian Film Festival Spring Showcase
5:30 PM Discussion: The Rise of the Global South
6:15 PM Music: Courtly Noyse
7:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
Thursday, Apr 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
3:30 PM El Dia De Los Ninos, El Día De Los Libros
6:00 PM Talk: The State and Dalit Christians in India, a People Under Duress
7:00 PM Asian Film Festival Spring Showcase
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
8:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet
Friday, Apr 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 AM Gateway Conversations Symposium
5:30 PM House of Norway: Movie Night
7:00 PM Opera: La Traviata
8:00 PM The Hutchins Consort: Immigrants
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
8:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet
Saturday, Apr 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM Gateway Conversations Bus Tour
11:00 AM Keyip! Kechuw! Reading Program
2:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet
2:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
6:00 PM SD Women's Chorus Sings For Women In Poverty
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
8:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet
Sunday, Apr 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM House of Denmark Lawn Program
2:00 PM Opera: La Traviata
2:00 PM Stage: Edo Marionettes from Japan
2:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet
2:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
5:00 PM Stage: Edo Marionettes from Japan
7:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet
7:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
Monday, May 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, May 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Lecture Series: From Sinai to Seinfeld
7:00 PM Lecture Series: From Sinai to Seinfeld
Wednesday, May 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
Thursday, May 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
Friday, May 5
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Modern Japan Concert Series
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
Saturday, May 6
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
Sunday, May 7
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt
Monday, May 8
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
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< Thursday, March 9, 2017 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Red Velvet
Until April 30, 2017

Stage: Travels with My Aunt
Until May 7, 2017

Exhibitions and Art

Layers of Brilliance
Until April 30, 2017

Japanese Style Pottery Show
Until April 30, 2017

Tools & Utensils - The Beauty Of Objects From The World's Kitchens And Workshops
Until April 30, 2017

Sherlock Holmes And The Clocktower Mystery
Until June 4, 2017

American and European Folk Art
Until June 18, 2017

American And European Folk Art From The Permanent Collection
Until June 25, 2017

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

'Radical Machines' - Chinese Typewriter Exhibit
Ongoing until April 16, 2017

Stones In The Meadow
Ongoing until March 31, 2017

Dimensions Of Black: A Collaboration With The San Diego African American Museum Of Fine Art
Ongoing until April 30, 2017

'Every Which Way' Exhibition
Ongoing until April 9, 2017

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
Ongoing until April 9, 2017

Cannibals

Art Exhibition: Kulvinder Kaur Dhew & Bruce Dehnert
Ongoing until April 26, 2017

Art Exhibition: Louis M. Schmidt 'Persons Unknown'
Ongoing until April 23, 2017

San Diego Potters' Guild Presents 'East-West'
Ongoing until April 3, 2017

Noé Olivas Quinceañera Project
Ongoing until April 30, 2017

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

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

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

French Conversation Class: "Le Polar Dans Tous Ses Etats"
Ongoing until March 29, 2017

French For Foodies: A Table!
Ongoing until March 30, 2017

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

Jane Austen's Emma, English High Tea And Dinner Theater
Until April 2, 2017

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

Jewish Film Festival
Ongoing, Everyday

Belly Dance Greek Dinner Show
Ongoing, Fridays, Saturdays

Haad Sai Thai Food
Ongoing, Thursday

6:00 PM Author Talk: A Platica With Ana Castillo The National City Library will host award winning Xicanisma author and poet Ana Castillo. She will talk about her life and her works and will be available for a book signing afterward.

This free program is sponsored by the Mujeres de Maiz Fronterizas and the Friends of the National City Library.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
National City Public Library
1401 National City Blvd.
National City, CA 91950
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Thursday, March 9 - 6:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 470 - 5830
7:00 PM Stage: A Midsummer Night's Dream San Diego Junior Theatre stages an abridged version of Shakespeare's popular comedy "for the whole family." Identities get mistaken, love potiions create confusion, and Bottom becomes an ass and has a dream no one would ever believe. Justin Lang directs.

Admission/Cost: $12 - $18

Location:
Casa del Prado Theater
1650 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from Thursday, March 9 until Saturday, March 18, 2017
Thursdays - 7:00 PM
Saturdays - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM Italian Film: Il Giovane Favoloso Based on the fraught life of 19th-century Italian poet Giacomo Leopardi, Mario Martone's biopic features an unforgettable performance by Elio Germano in the title role. Born into an aristocratic and learned family living in Recanati, Giacomo has access to a celebrated library where he and his siblings are encouraged by their strict father to spend many hours in study. Physically frail, he increasingly leads a life of the mind, devoting himself to an epistolary friendship with scholar Pietro Giordani, several romantic interests and a feverish compulsion to write. "Leopardi" brings the past to life with sumptuous visuals and a propulsive narrative. Filmed in the actual house, library and streets where Leopardi lived, the film offers a scintillating depiction of the life and times of a man whose body just could not keep pace with his intellect. Italian with English subtitles

Admission/Cost: $12 general, $8 SDIFF members & students/military

Location:
La Paloma Theatre
471 S. Coast Hwy. 101
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Thursday, March 9 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sandiegoitalianfilmfestival.com
7:00 PM French for Foodies: A Table Improve your conversation skills and vocabulary by immersing yourself in the world of French gastronomy. It's all about food and building the bridge between French language and French culture. Advanced beginners to intermediate.Age limit: 18+.

Location:
Alliance Française de San Diego
6640 Lusk Boulevard suite 104
San Diego,CA 92121
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Dates and times:
Ongoing until March 30
Thursday - 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Book Signing: Nicolas Obregon Warwick's will host Nicolás Obregón to discuss and sign his novel Blue Light Yokohama.

Nicolás Obregón is a British - Spanish dual national and grew up between London and Madrid. He has worked as a steward at sports stadiums, an editor in legal publishing and a travel writer, falling in love with Japan while on assignment for a magazine. Blue Light Yokohama is his first novel.

This event is free and open to the public. Reserved seating is available. Only books purchased from Warwick's will be signed.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Warwick's
7812 Girard Ave.
La Jolla, CA
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Thursday, March 9 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.warwicks.com
8:00 PM Music: Salif Keita One of the most prominent and respected musicians from Africa, Salif Keita is notable not only because of his reputation as the "Golden Voice of Africa" but because he has albinism and has overcome a lot of the stigma to have massive success. Enjoy the evening with Salif Keita at the Belly Up in Solana Beach.

Doors open at 7:00 PM, show starts at 8:00 PM.

Admission/Cost: $35

Location:
Belly Up Tavern
143 S. Cedros
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Thursday, March 9 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

For more information, please call (858) 481-8140
8:00 PM Music: The Irish Rovers These international ambassadors of Irish music are recognized worldwide for their ability to deliver rollicking, rousing performances every time. With six Irishman and one Scotsman, the Rovers have released more than 40 albums in the United States.

Their 50th Anniversary Tour is hailed as their last before hanging up their jigs and reels. Don't miss this chance to see the Irish legends live in an intimate venue.

Admission/Cost: $35 - $50

Location:
Poway Center for the Performing Arts
15498 Espola Road
Poway, CA
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Thursday, March 9 - 8:00 PM
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