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Monday, Oct 22
6:00 PM World Music Series
Tuesday, Oct 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
Wednesday, Oct 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Little Soldiers: A Story on China’s Education System
6:00 PM Film: Eat Pray Love
6:00 PM Border Films & Food
7:00 PM Book Signing: Arjun Singh Sethi - American Hate
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Thursday, Oct 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:30 PM Book Signing: Arjun Sethi - Bearing Witness
7:00 PM Songs of Irish Heroes
7:00 PM Talk: History of Opera
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Friday, Oct 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Classical Indian Violin-Viola Duet
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
11:00 PM Music: Maykel Blanco y Su Salsa Mayor
Saturday, Oct 27
10:00 AM FilAmFest: Filipino American Arts & Culture Festival
10:00 AM Orchid Kokedama Workshop
11:00 AM Balboa Park Halloween Family Day
11:00 AM Day of the Dead Festival North Park
12:00 PM Filipino-American History Celebration
12:00 PM Encinitas Dia de los Muertos
1:00 PM Talk: Ancient Indulgences - Salt
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
5:00 PM Dia De Los Muertos Skull Art Show
6:00 PM The Bulls of Sant'Agata Charge Little Italy
7:30 PM Japanese Pop Culture Party
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Oct 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Setting Sun Sake Fall Garden Party
1:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
2:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
2:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
2:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
4:30 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
6:30 PM Paella Cooking Workshop
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Monday, Oct 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
6:00 PM World Music Series
Tuesday, Oct 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Wednesday, Oct 31
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Thursday, Nov 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Friday, Nov 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM City Ballet Tchaikovsky Spectacular
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Saturday, Nov 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Nov 4
12:00 PM Asayake Taiko Tryouts
2:00 PM Stage: Metamorphosis
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Calendar

< Thursday, August 16, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego events

Stage

Guadalupe in the Guest Room
Until October 28, 2018

Macbeth
Until October 28, 2018

Mama Mia!
Until February 24, 2019

* Note: newest and shorter run productions can be found in our regular calendar listings.

Exhibitions and Art

Here & There
Until Sunday,December 30

World in Porcelain Exhibit
Until January 19, 2019

Arts Of South And Southeast Asia
Ongoing until January 31, 2019

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

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

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

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

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

Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
Ongoing, 3rd Tuesday of each month

Kids

Classes:Children's West African Drumming
Ongoing Tuesdays

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Argentine Tango Series
Ongoing Wednesdays until October 3

French Bench
Until Saturday, December 15

Capoeira Angola de Sao Bento Grande
Ongoing Saturday

West African Dance Class
Ongoing Sunday

Mahjong Lessons
Ongoing Thursdays

Ki Energy Healing Clinic
Ongoing Wednesdays

Emei Qigong Practice
Ongoing Saturdays

Middle-Eastern Drum & Belly Dance Class
Ongoing until December 17

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays
11:00 AM Film: Howl's Moving Castle Sophie, an average teenage girl working in a hat shop, finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her feet by a handsome but mysterious wizard named Howl. But after this chance encounter, the young girl is turned into a 90-year old woman by the vain and conniving Witch of the Waste. Embarking on an incredible adventure to lift the curse, she finds refuge in Howl's magical moving castle. As the true power of Howl's wizardry is revealed, and his relationship with Sophie deepens, our young grey heroine finds herself fighting to protect them both from a dangerous war of sorcery that threatens their world. Howl's Moving Castle was the second Studio Ghibli film to be nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards.

Admission/Cost: $14

Location:
Angelika Film Center
11620 Carmel Mountain Rd
San Diego, CA 92128
Angelika Film Center
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Dates and times:
Wednesday, August 15 - 7:00 PM
Thursday, August 16 - 11:00 AM

For more information, please call: (858) 207-2606 or visit: www.facebook.com
4:00 PM Capoeira Luanda Summer Festival & Batizado Capoeira is an Afro-Brazilian art form: a mix of martial arts, music, dance, acrobatics, culture and Portuguese language.

Classes available for kids, teens and adults. Featuring many special guests.

Festival Schedule:

Thursday
4:00 PM to 4:45 PM - Little Kids Class (5 and 6 years old)
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Big Kids Class (7 to 12 years old)
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Kids Capoeira Tournament
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM - Adults class beginners and advanced with CM Esquilo Preto + Mestre Jelon.
9:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Roda

Friday
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM - Tiny Tots (3 and 4 years old)
6:00 PM- Adults Registration
6:00 PM - Teens Class (13 to 17 years old)
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM - Adults advanced and Beginners with Formada Colibri & Formando Cocada.
8:30 PM to 10:00 PM - Roda

Saturday (Ocean Beach Recreation Center)
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM - Little Kids Class, Big Kids Class, Teens Class
10:00 AM to 11:30 AM - Kids Batizado
11:00 AM to 12:30 PM - Open Roda Adults and Kids
12:30 PM to 2:00 PM - Lunch Break
2:00 PM to 3:00 PM - Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Classes
4:30 PM to 6:30 PM - Batizado Performance and Rodas

Admission/Cost: $30 - $120

Locations: (Thursday & Friday)
Capoeira Brasil
2590 Truxtun Rd
San Diego, CA 92106
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Ocean Beach Recreation Center (Saturday)
4726 Santa Monica Ave
San Diego, CA 92107
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Dates and times:
Thursday, August 16 - 4:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Friday, August 17 - 5:00 to 10:00 PM
Saturday, August 18 - 9:00 to 6:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 701-7613 or visit: www.capoeiraluandasandiego.com
6:30 PM Music: Afrotruko Twilight In The Park Summer Concerts features the salsa orquestra, Afrotruko.

For 37 years, Twilight's live music under the stars has been delighting visitors. The music program ranges from military bands and Dixieland jazz, to big band swing and Latin salsa.

Concerts run all the way through to August 30, on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. with special theme-events celebrating starting at 5:30 p.m. on the stage of the majestic Spreckels Organ Pavilion.

This is a fabulous, free, family-oriented venue for folks to come and listen to some great music. Bring a picnic, sit back and relax, or kick up your heels to some wonderful tunes.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Spreckels Organ Pavilion
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
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Thursday, August 16 - 6:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 702-8138, email: sosorgan@gmail.com, or visit: www.spreckelsorgan.org
7:30 PM Music Documentary: Paolo Fresu A documentary about one of the most prominent jazz trumpet players in the jazz scene, who performs in more than two hundred concerts a year in almost every part of the globe. Paolo Fresu, from Sardinia, is known for combining jazz with pop, classical, world or ethnic music. A long series of awards have brought him acclaim as an internationally famous jazz musician.

Fresu is also an instructor who leads prestigious jazz seminars. He has recorded more than three hundred and fifty records, of which almost one hundred are in his own name or together with international productions and labels.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $12

Location:
Museum of Photographic Arts
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
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Thursday, August 16 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 238-7559, contact: contact@sandiegoitalianfilmfestival.com, or visit: www.sandiegoitalianfilmfestival.com
7:30 PM Film: I Want To Dance (Delam Mikhad Beraghsam) Mr. Farzaneh is a sad and lonely writer who has not been able to write anything for a long time, and now, since an accident, he begins hearing rhythmic Persian dance music in his head which makes him want to dance. People think he has gone crazy and this bizarre new behavior of his causes numerous troubles for him, both with the authorities and with his family.

Admission/Cost: $12 - $17

Location:
Landmark Hillcrest Cinemas
3965 Fifth Avenue #200
San Diego, CA 92103
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Thursday, August 16 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 298-2904 or visit: www.landmarktheatres.com
7:30 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus They called her "The Hottentot Venus," but she had a name. This jaw-dropping spectacle of theatre and dance is based in part on the unbelievable true story of Saartje Baartman, the South African woman captured and displayed on the streets of 19th-century London and Paris. A provocative, profound and unapologetically funny tale about racial identity and exploitation, the San Diego premiere of Lydia Diamond's Voyeurs de Venus can be enjoyed at the Moxie Theatre.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $30, Preview Shows: $15 - $20

Location:
Moxie Theatre
6663 El Cajon Blvd n
San Diego, CA 92115
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Dates and times:
From Sunday, August 12 50 Sunday September 9
Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM

Reduced price preview shows:
Sunday, August 12
Thursday, August 16
Friday, August 17

Opening Night:
Saturday August 18

For more information, please call: (858) 598-7620 or visit: www.moxietheatre.com
8:00 PM Film: The Music Room In celebration of The San Diego Museum of Art's summer exhibition Epic Tales from Ancient India, this year's Screen on the Green lineup is a selection of critically acclaimed films that present compelling, multifaceted stories featuring Indian artists, filmmakers and actors.

Films start at sundown (approximately 8:00 PM) on the Botanical Garden Lawn.

About the film:
A masterpiece by Satyajit Ray, one of India's most beloved filmmakers, The Music Room tells the story of an aging aristocrat who throws elaborate musical concerts and dance performances in his crumbling mansion.

The film will be presented in Bengali with English subtitles (1958, 100 min., Not Rated—Suitable for all audiences).

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
San Diego Museum of Art
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA
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Thursday, August 16 - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 232-7931 or visit: www.sdmart.org
8:00 PM Music: Rodrigo and Gabriela The Mexican instrumental duo, Rodrigo y Gabriela, largely focuses on blending together classic guitar duets with folk, rock and flamenco rumba, and their music has been featured in movies like Pirates of the Caribbean and Shrek!

Come to the Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach on August 16 to enjoy the sounds of Rodrigo y Gabriela live!

Admission/Cost: $65 - $114

Age Limit: 21+

Location:
Belly Up Tavern
143 S Cedros Ave.
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Thursday, August 16 - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 481-8140 or visit: www.bellyupsolanabeach.com
8:00 PM Stage: The Hunchback of Notre Dame Moonlight Stage Productions presents the epic musical retelling of Victor Hugo's novel about love, passion and hope. The production features nearly 60 actors, choir members and orchestra. Steven Glaudini directs, with musical direction by Elan McMahan, and choreography by Roger Castellano.

Admission/Cost: $17 - $55

Location:
Moonlight Amphitheatre
Brengle Terrance Park
1200 Vale Terrace
Vista, CA 92084
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from Wednesday, August 15 through Saturday, September 1
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (760) 724-2110 or visit: www.moonlight.com
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