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Saturday, Aug 18
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:30 AM Spanish Guided Nature Walk of Mission Trails
9:00 AM Workshop: Indian Puppet Making
9:00 AM Capoeira Luanda Summer Festival & Batizado
10:00 AM Summergrass Bluegrass Festival
11:00 AM Latin Food Fest
3:00 PM Reggae Summer Splash
3:00 PM Salsa & Salsa Cooking Class
5:30 PM Bollywood Movie At Balboa Park
6:00 PM Book Signing: The Wisdom of the Shamans
6:30 PM Film: Moana
7:00 PM Music: Yuridia
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
8:00 PM Italian Film: Holding Hands (La Tenerezza)
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
Sunday, Aug 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM Summergrass Bluegrass Festival
2:00 PM House of Hungary Lawn Program
2:00 PM Asian Brush Painting Exhibit
5:00 PM Music: Jonathan Leviim & Oleg Poliansky
6:00 PM Lecture: Marcus & Amy Jaques Garvey Celebration
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Monday, Aug 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Film: Survivors
6:30 PM Book Discussion: Ups and Downs on the New Zealand Road
Tuesday, Aug 21
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM International Day of Peace Celebration
6:30 PM Book Discussion: Ups and Downs on the New Zealand Road
7:30 PM Stage: Seize the King
7:30 PM Music: Colm Keegan and Laura Durrant
8:00 PM Music: Midnight in Paris
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Wednesday, Aug 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: Love and Death
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Thursday, Aug 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Film: Nil Battey Sannata
8:00 PM Music: Rodriguez
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Friday, Aug 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
3:00 PM 15th San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
6:00 PM Film: Black Panther
7:30 PM Music: Chitraveena Concert
7:30 PM Music: New World String Project
8:00 PM Stage: Hamlet
8:00 PM Film: The Lunchbox
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Saturday, Aug 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Foodie trip to Mexico
10:00 AM La Vuelta Cultural Summer Festival
10:00 AM Wellness and Latin Food
11:00 AM Taste of Asia & Pacific House of Chamorros, China and Philippines
1:00 PM Michelada Rumble
7:00 PM Music: Nortec Collective
8:00 PM Music: Shaila Dúrcal
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Hamlet
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Sunday, Aug 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM House of Puerto Rico
3:00 PM Stage: Hamlet
4:00 PM Music: From Russia With Love
5:00 PM Music: Carnatic Vocal Concert by Smt. Gayathri
6:00 PM Music: Jarabe Mexicana
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Monday, Aug 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Aug 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: Seize the King
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Wednesday, Aug 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Thursday, Aug 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Film: Paheli
7:30 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Friday, Aug 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: In the Heights
8:00 PM Stage: Voyeurs de Venus
8:00 PM Stage: Hunchback of Norte Dame
8:00 PM Stage: Hamlet
8:00 PM Stage: Much Ado About Nothing
Calendar

< Thursday, August 16, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

A Man of No Importance
Until August 26, 2018

The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Until Sunday, September 1

In the Heights
Until Sunday, September 1

Once
Until Sunday, September 2

Voyeurs De Venus
Ongoing until Sunday, September 9

Seize the King
Until Sunday, September 16

Much Ado About Nothing
Until Sunday, September 16

Exhibitions and Art

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

Emotions and Landscapes
Until August 11, 2018

Epic Tales from Ancient India
Until September 3, 2018

The Big White Dress
Until July 1, 2018

Israel: 70 Years of Craft and Design
Until September 3, 2018

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

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

Europe: Secrets of the Old Masters
Ongoing until July 20

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

African Djembe Drumming
Ongoing Wednesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

Tequila, Tacos, & Tombstones: Old Town Tour
ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Tijuana Street Food Tour
ongoing Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays

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 Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Caesar's Restaurant & Downtown Tijuana Tour
Ongoing Fridays and Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Other

Roaring '20s Tango Show & Argentine Dinner
Until September 8, 2018

Argentine Tango Dinner Show
Until September 14, 2018

Gypsy, Belly Dancing & Flamenco Dinner Show
Until August 31, 2018

Buena Vista Sundays
Until April 26, 2019

Hard Days Night
Until August 29, 2018

Flamenco Performance
Until December 29, 2018

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Dances of Universal Peace
Ongoing Saturdays

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
MAP

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
MAP

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: Hunchback of Norte 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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