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Saturday, Oct 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM Leif Erickson Tournament
10:00 AM Workshop: Piñatas and Nichos
10:00 AM Ikebana Exhibition
1:00 PM Festival Of Lights - 11th Annual Diwali Celebration
1:00 PM Dia de los Muertos Workshop
2:00 PM Salsa on the Beach
2:00 PM Lecture on Ah Quin
2:00 PM 10th Annual Dia de los Muertos Festival
2:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
4:00 PM Annual Kapolioka'ehukai Pa'ina
5:00 PM Film & Food: Street Food Cinema - Coco
6:30 PM Music & Dance: The Four Seasons of Tango
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
7:00 PM Afro-Cuban Music & Dance Party
7:00 PM Music: Amanda Miguel y Diego Verdaguer
7:30 PM Music: Paris Chansons
8:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
8:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Sunday, Oct 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 AM Ikebana Exhibition
10:00 AM Martial Arts Day
12:00 PM Asayake Taiko Tryouts
1:00 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
2:00 PM Lawn Program: House of Austria
2:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
2:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
2:30 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
4:00 PM Sangeetha Kala Mani Geetha Ramanathan Bennett Memorial Concert
4:30 PM Stage: Disney's Hunchback of Notre Dame
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar
7:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
7:30 PM Tabla Solo Concert with Abhiman Kaushal
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
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< Sunday, January 28, 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
10:00 AM Tu B'Shvat Food Forest Festival Tu B'Shvat, the Jewish New Year of Trees, is often celebrated by planting trees, eating fruit, and honoring our connection to, and dependence on the world around us. Here at Coastal Roots Farm, we acknowledge Tu B'Shvat with an annual festival in our food forest. Third annual event—enjoy tree planting, guided walks through the forest, live music, food from local vendors, and hands-on activities.

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Coastal Roots Farm
441 Saxony Road
Encinitas, CA 92024
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Sunday, January 28 - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
1:00 PM Stage: Les Misérables JCompany presents a youth production of Les Misérables.

The epic tale of broken dreams, passion, and redemption is set against a nation in the throes of revolution. Les Misérables packs an emotional wallop that has thrilled audiences all over the world. This show brings you one of the most memorable scores of all time and some of the most compelling characters to ever grace a stage—from one of the greatest musicals ever written.

Admission/Cost: $17 - $19

Location:
Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Dates and times:
Ongoing From January 13 through January 28
Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 1:00 PM & 4:30 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 457-3030
1:30 PM Discussion: The Butterfly Project In recognition of International Holocaust Remembrance Day (January 27), San Diego History Center will host a powerful call to action through the arts, using the lessons of the Holocaust to discuss the dangers of hatred and bigotry. This timely and family-oriented event will include a film screening of NOT the Last Butterfly (film is suitable for fifth grade and older), painting ceramic butterflies, painted butterfly installation, and scavenger hunt.

Admission/Cost: $5

Location:
San Diego History Center
1649 El Prado Suite 3
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, January 28 - 1:30 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 232-6203 or visit: www.sandiegohistory.org
2:00 PM Stage: Letters from the Wall Students from Bayfront Charter High School and Coronado School of Arts come together to perform a series of vignettes based on letters and stories—gathered by Dave Rivas and Richard Griswold del Castillo—of people dealing with immigration, deportation and separation. Kim Strassburger and Linda Libby co-direct.

Admission/Cost: $6 - $18

Location:
Coronado High School
650 D Avenue
San Diego, CA 92118
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Dates and times:
Sundays - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Fridays - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturdays - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 522-8907 or visit: www.chs.coronadousd.net
2:00 PM Stage: Outside Mullingar In a co-production with Oceanside Theatre Company, Scripps Ranch Theatre stages John Patrick Shanley's rustic comedy about Anthony and Rosemary, lovelorn farmers in rural Ireland. "These hopeless singletons will need to overcome a bitter land feud, familial rivalries, and their own romantic fears to find happiness." Kathy Brombacher directs.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $25

Location:
Scripps Ranch Theatre
9783 Avenue of Nations
San Diego, CA 92131
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from Friday, January 19 through Monday, February 19
Sundays - 2:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 578-7728 or visit: www.scrippsranchtheatre.org
2:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife Cygnet Theatre presents the West Coast premiere of Kate Hennig's political thriller, a contemporary take on Katherine Parr, her volcanic marriage to infamous King Henry VIII, and how, in spite of his sexist control urges, she educated her daughters, Elizabeth and Mary, both of whom would rule England. Rob Lutfy directs.

Admission/Cost: $38 - $59

Location:
Cygnet Theatre
4040 Twiggs Street
San Diego, CA 92110
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Dates and times:
Ongoing Saturday, January 20 through Sunday, February 11
Sundays - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM
Wednesdays - 7:30 PM
Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM


For more information, please call: (619) 337-1525 or visit: www.cygnettheatre.com
2:00 PM Music: Farofa Farofa plays Brazilian and world music, combining traditional rhythms with modern styling and influences of rock, jazz, flamenco, contemporary classical, pop, deep-African rhythmic tradition, Balcan music and their native Brazil. This concert is made possible by the Carlsbad Library and Arts Foundation's Robert H. Gartner Cultural Endowment Fund. Seating is first come, first served.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Schulman Auditorium
Carlsbad City Library
1775 Dove Lane
Carlsbad, CA 92009
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Sunday, January 28 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

For more information, please call: (760) 602-2049 or visit: www.carlsbadca.gov
2:00 PM Music: Jimmy and Enrique Guitarist Jimmy Patton and percussionist Enrique Platas have combined their talents to form this award-winning duo that is signed to the Pacific Records label. "Jimmy and Enrique" is the acoustic and magical sound of two artists that sounds like six people on stage. Their music can be described as having an international flair as they incorporate flamenco, middle-eastern, salsa, calypso, Brazilian and other world rhythms into their compositions and arrangements. This duo's musical collaboration has given creation to their unique, fiery world-music style that has captivated audiences from all over. Listeners will experience virtuosic guitar passages accompanied by exotic percussive rhythms, which together produce a sound that will captivate your soul.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Bernardo Winery
13330 Paseo del Verano Norte
San Diego, CA 92128
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Dates and times:
Sunday, January 28 - 2:00 PM
Sunday, February 25 - 2:00 PM
Sunday, March 25 - 2:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 487-1866
2:00 PM Stage: Building the Wall Different Stages, in association with the Point Loma Playhouse, presents the San Diego premiere of Robert Schenkkan's drama, "written in direct response to the immigration policies of the Trump administration." In the near future, when a writer interviews the former supervisor of a private prison, "it becomes clear how federal policy has escalated into a terrifying, seemingly inconceivable, yet inevitable, conclusion." Jerry Pilato directs.

Admission/Cost: $17 - $20

Location:
Point Loma Playhouse
3035 Talbot Street
San Diego, CA 92106
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from Saturday, January 20 until Sunday, January 28 - 2018
Sundays - 2:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 800-5497 or visit: www.pointlomaplayhouse.com
4:30 PM Stage: Les Misérables JCompany presents a youth production of Les Misérables.

The epic tale of broken dreams, passion, and redemption is set against a nation in the throes of revolution. Les Misérables packs an emotional wallop that has thrilled audiences all over the world. This show brings you one of the most memorable scores of all time and some of the most compelling characters to ever grace a stage—from one of the greatest musicals ever written.

Admission/Cost: $17 - $19

Location:
Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Dr.
La Jolla, CA 92037
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing From January 12 through January 28
Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 1:00 PM & 4:30 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 457-3030
5:00 PM Tibetan Bowl Concert & Book Launch Internationally-known "Sounds True" recording artist, author and sound practitioner, Diane Mandle, creates a tapestry of harmonic sound with ancient singing bowls, gongs and percussion that awakens, inspires and soothes the spirit. Concert is followed by book signing/celebration for Ancient Sounds for a New Age.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $20

Location:
Balboa Park
Japanese Friendship Garden
Inamori Pavilion
San Diego, CA
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Sunday, January 28 - 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.niwa.org
6:30 PM Music: Pepe Aguilar Pepe Aguilar is a Mexican-American singer-songwriter and actor.

Aguilar is the son of Mexican singer-actors Antonio Aguilar and Flor Silvestre. Two of his children are also singers, Leonardo Aguilar and Ángela Aguilar. Aguilar played his first concert at the age of three, joining his father Antonio Aguilar onstage at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Admission/Cost: $41 - $101

Location:
Viejas Arena SDSU
5500 Canyon Crest Dr.
San Diego, CA 92182
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Sunday, January 28 - 6:30 PM to 10:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 594-7315 or visit: www.sdsu.edu
7:00 PM Music: Lee "Scratch" Perry Lee "Scratch" Perry is a towering figure in reggae. He helped shape the sound of dub and push reggae into the mainstream as a producer, mixer and songwriter.

Age limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $20 - $25

Location:
Music Box
1337 India Street
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, January 28 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.musicboxsd.com
7:00 PM Stage: The Last Wife Cygnet Theatre presents the West Coast premiere of Kate Hennig's political thriller, a contemporary take on Katherine Parr, her volcanic marriage to infamous King Henry VIII, and how, in spite of his sexist control urges, she educated her daughters, Elizabeth and Mary, both of whom would rule England. Rob Lutfy directs.

Admission/Cost: $38 - $59

Location:
Cygnet Theatre
4040 Twiggs Street
San Diego, CA 92110
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing Saturday, January 20 through Sunday, February 11
Sundays - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM
Wednesdays - 7:30 PM
Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 3:00 PM & 8:00 PM


For more information, please call: (619) 337-1525 or visit: www.cygnettheatre.com
7:00 PM Stage: The Importance Of Being Earnest The Old Globe stages Oscar Wilde's The Importance of Being Earnest, directed by Maria Aitken.

This beloved comedy sparkles with dazzling wordplay and hilariously unlikely situations. Known as a "trivial comedy for serious people," the play features whimsical ingénues, jealous fiancées, indomitable dowagers, and the most famous handbag in theater history.

The Globe's lavish production of this timeless classic offers the unmissable opportunity to see what the London Telegraph calls "the most perfect comedy in the English language."

Admission/Cost: $30 - $105

Location:
Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
San Diego, CA
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from January 27 - March 4, 2018
Tuesdays - 7:00 PM
Wednesdays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays - 8:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 2:00 PM (except 1/27) & 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM (except 1/28) & 7:00 PM
7:00 PM Stage: Once On This Island Pacific Ridge High School stages an adaption of Once on This Island, a joyful Caribbean escape full of upbeat and thrilling music!

A peasant girl on a tropical island uses the power of love to bring together people of different social classes.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $20

Location:
Howard Brubeck Theater
Palomar College
1140 W Mission Rd
San Marcos, CA 92069
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Dates and times:
Friday, January 26 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, January 27 - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM
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