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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
Calendar

< Saturday, April 29, 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

8:00 AM Gateway Conversations Bus Tour In 1994, Pacific Rim Park (PRP) and Ilan-Lael Foundation (ILF), under the artistic direction of artist James Hubbell, launched a global conversation between San Diego and Pacific Rim nations exploring the transformative power of art and the artistic process. Hubbell's unique expression of art diplomacy resulted in public art parks built by architecture students in seven Pacific Rim cities. Through these shared art-making experiences, the diverse people and nations of the Pacific transcended language barriers and cultural differences to explore and celebrate their common humanity.

Pacific Rim Park and Ilan-Lael Foundation will bring the participants of the Pacific Rim Park project to San Diego to continue exploring the role of art in international relations. The 2017 Gateway Conversations will welcome representatives from the eastern and western Pacific Rims along with members from San Diego and Tijuana to continue the conversation about the role of art in public places and its ability to bridge cultures.

Schedule:
8:00AM - Check In at Trolley Station Parking Lot

8:30 AM - Buses Leave San Diego

9:15 AM to 10:30 AM - Visit "Jardin de los Ninos" and "Colegio La Esperanza" Tijuana, Mexico

11:30 - 12:30 PM - "Entre Corazon Y Mar", Tijuana, B.C., Mex.

12:30 PM - Buses Leave for Rosarito Beach Hotel

1:00 PM to 2:30 PM - Lunch at Rosarito Beach Hotel

2:30 PM to Half-day tour returns to San Diego

2:30 PM to Full-day tour departs for Rancho La Puerta, Tecate, B.C., Mex.

3:30 PM - 5:00 PM - Kuchumaa Passage - walk and presentation

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM - Dinner - La Cocina Tres Estrellas, Rancho La Puerta, Tecate, B.C.

7:30 PM - Depart for San Diego

Admission/Cost: $50 - $125
$50 for the conversation panels at Balboa Park Club, $75 for bus tour of Tijuana.

Location (where bus departs from):
Trolley Station parking lot
745 H St. (Interstate 5 & H Street)
Chula Vista, CA 91910
MAP

Saturday, April 29 - 8:00 AM to 7:30 PM (return to San Diego)

For more information, please visit: www.gatewayconversations.com
11:00 AM Keyip! Kechuw! Reading Program The Barona Cultural Center & Museum invites San Diego youngsters to participate in its second annual Keyip! Kechuw! (Listen! Make!), a free monthly story time and craft program designed to inspire young children to read.

This year, the Barona Cultural Center & Museum is partnering with the Lakeside Library to make these events accessible to even more children who are eager to learn. The program will be held at the Lakeside Library generally on the last Saturday of each month from 11 a.m. to 12:00 PM starting April 29, 2017 through Nov. 18, 2017.

This program is geared toward children in grades K-2 and will feature a unique cultural story, then a hands-on craft activity. There will be a monthly raffle drawing as well as a perfect attendance prize for children who participate in the entire Keyip! Kechuw! series.

"After a successful launch of this fun reading program last year, we are excited to partner with the Lakeside Library for Keyip! Kechuw! this year," said Laurie Egan-Hedley, director and curator of the Barona Cultural Center & Museum. "What better place to excite children about the joy of reading than in the library. Our goal is to teach children about Native American culture while helping them to understand the importance of reading and storytelling."

The program will launch on Saturday, April 29, 2017 with the story How Jackrabbit Got His Very Long Ears, a southwestern story that follows the trials and tribulations of Jackrabbit when he doesn't listen to Great Spirits' instructions.

It is a teaching tale about the importance of listening carefully, respecting differences and treating others kindly. Children will have the opportunity to make their very own Zuni fetish necklace and desert animal puppets to take home.

To reserve a spot for the following Keyip! Kechuw! events, call the Barona Cultural Center & Museum at 619-443-7003, ext. 219. For more information, visit the Barona Cultural Center & Museum online.

Schedule
April 29, 2017 - How Jackrabbit Got His Very Long Ears
May 27, 2017 - Lessons from Mother Earth
June 24, 2017 - Way Out in the Dessert
July 29, 2017 - The Legend of the Indian Paintbrush
Aug. 26, 2017 - Powwow's Coming
Sept. 30, 2017 - Shin-chi's Canoe
Oct. 28, 2017 - Pauly: The Adventurous Pallid Bat
Nov. 18, 2017 - Giving Thanks: A Native American Good Morning Message.

A parent/adult chaperone is required for all child attendees.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Lakeside Library
9839 Vine St.
Lakeside, CA 92040
MAP

Dates and times:
last Saturday of each month (generally) - 11:00 AM

For more information, please call: 619-443-7003, ext. 219
2:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet The Old Globe stages "Red Velvet," a stirring drama that transports audiences to the turbulent backstage world of London's Theatre Royal in the early 1800s.

Edmund Kean, the greatest actor of his generation, can't go on tonight as Othello, and his company is in disarray. A young American actor named Ira Aldridge arrives to step into the role—but no black man has ever played Othello on the English stage.

His groundbreaking performance upends stage tradition and changes the lives of everyone involved.

Lolita Chakrabarti's multi-award-winning play uncovers the fascinating true story of a pivotal figure in theater history. Visionary director Rachel Chavkin returns to The Old Globe with a stunningly theatrical production of a play that the London Telegraph called "informative, entertaining, and thought-provoking."

Admission/Cost: $34 - $98

Location:
Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA
MAP

Dates and times:
March 25 until April 30
Tuesdays - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, April 19 - 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM;
All other Wednesdays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays - 8:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturday, March 25 and Saturday, April 22 - 8:00 PM;
All other Saturdays - 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 26 - 7:00 PM;
All other Sundays - 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM

For tickets or more information, please visit: www.theoldglobe.org, or call 619) 234-5623
2:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Giles Havergal's theatrical adaptation of the Graham Greene novel. Eccentric aunt Augusta swoops in, shakes up the life of her staid bourgeois nephew, and ignites the lust for adventure buried within his gray flannel soul." David Ellenstain directs.

Admission/Cost: $39 - $50

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

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Wednesday April 12 to Sunday, May 7, 2017
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM (No Shows 4/15)
Sundays - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM (No 7:00 PM show 5/7)

For more information, please visit: www.northcoastrep.org
6:00 PM SD Women's Chorus Sings For Women In Poverty The First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Diego Women's Chorus will perform a "Stronger Together" concert to benefit Women's Empowerment International (WE).

From 6:00 PM to 6:45:00 PM there will be an opportunity to meet some of WE's clients and purchase some of their unique and interesting products. A one-hour concert will be performed without intermission at 7:00 PM, followed by an elegant wine and dessert reception, with another opportunity to meet the WE women and purchase their products.

Admission/Cost: $15

Location:
First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Diego
4190 Front St.
San Diego, CA
MAP

Saturday, April 29 - 6:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.firstuusandiego.org
8:00 PM Stage: Travels with My Aunt North Coast Repertory Theatre presents Giles Havergal's theatrical adaptation of the Graham Greene novel. Eccentric aunt Augusta swoops in, shakes up the life of her staid bourgeois nephew, and ignites the lust for adventure buried within his gray flannel soul." David Ellenstain directs.

Admission/Cost: $39 - $50

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

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Wednesday April 12 to Sunday, May 7, 2017
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM (No Shows 4/15)
Sundays - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM (No 7:00 PM show 5/7)

For more information, please visit: www.northcoastrep.org
8:00 PM Stage: Red Velvet The Old Globe stages "Red Velvet," a stirring drama that transports audiences to the turbulent backstage world of London's Theatre Royal in the early 1800s.

Edmund Kean, the greatest actor of his generation, can't go on tonight as Othello, and his company is in disarray. A young American actor named Ira Aldridge arrives to step into the role—but no black man has ever played Othello on the English stage.

His groundbreaking performance upends stage tradition and changes the lives of everyone involved.

Lolita Chakrabarti's multi-award-winning play uncovers the fascinating true story of a pivotal figure in theater history. Visionary director Rachel Chavkin returns to The Old Globe with a stunningly theatrical production of a play that the London Telegraph called "informative, entertaining, and thought-provoking."

Admission/Cost: $34 - $98

Location:
Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA
MAP

Dates and times:
March 25 until April 30
Tuesdays - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, April 19 - 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM;
All other Wednesdays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays - 8:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturday, March 25 and Saturday, April 22 - 8:00 PM;
All other Saturdays - 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM
Sunday, March 26 - 7:00 PM;
All other Sundays - 2:00 PM and 7:00 PM

For tickets or more information, please visit: www.theoldglobe.org, or call 619) 234-5623.
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