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Friday, Feb 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Play on Film: Wooden Wars
7:00 PM Music: Art of Elan - Loving Vincent
7:00 PM Music: Los Montaño
7:30 PM Stage: The Misanthrope
7:30 PM Stage: Aladdin
8:00 PM Film: Casting
8:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
Saturday, Feb 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Chinese Hand Embroidery on Paper Plate
11:00 AM Chinese Calligraphy Workshop
1:00 PM Nomsa Burkhardt: South African Music and Dance
2:00 PM Stage: The Misanthrope
2:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
2:00 PM Stage: Aladdin
2:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
6:00 PM Annual Dinner Featuring Ambassador Nicholas Burns
6:00 PM Group Photography Show at La Bodega
7:00 PM French Quarter Fete
7:30 PM Stage: Aladdin
7:30 PM Stage: The Misanthrope
8:00 PM Music: The Como La Flor Band - A Tribute to Selena
8:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
8:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
Sunday, Feb 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:30 AM Film: Krabat and the Legend of the Satanic Mill
11:00 AM Chinese Woodblock New Year Print Workshop
11:00 AM Piggy Cuties Workshop
1:00 PM Stage: Aladdin
2:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
2:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
6:00 PM Music & Dance Sameda Fundraiser
6:30 PM Stage: Aladdin
7:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
7:00 PM Comedy: Aziz Ansari
7:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
Monday, Feb 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Feb 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Guitar Workshop with Habib Koité
6:00 PM Drama Workshop: Familiar
7:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
7:00 PM Stage: Aladdin
8:00 PM Music: Habib Koité & Bassekou Kouyate
Wednesday, Feb 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Little Italy: Salsa Under the Stars
7:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
7:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
7:00 PM Stage: Aladdin
Thursday, Feb 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Black Cinema Series : Moonlight
6:30 PM San Diego Filipino Cinema's Cine Social
7:00 PM Talk: Islam & Democracy in Indonesia
7:30 PM Music: Gina Chavez
7:30 PM Stage: Aladdin
8:00 PM Ephrat Asherie Dance
8:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
8:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
Friday, Mar 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Conversations with Writers of Color
7:30 PM Stage: Aladdin
7:30 PM Stage: The Misanthrope
8:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
8:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
Saturday, Mar 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:30 AM National Celebration of Black Women
9:00 AM Conversations with Writers of Color
10:00 AM Milagros Art Workshop
1:00 PM Three Acts of Goodness Cultural Day
2:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
2:00 PM Stage: Aladdin
2:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
7:00 PM Italian Film: Forever Young
7:30 PM Stage: The Misanthrope
7:30 PM Stage: Aladdin
8:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
8:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
Sunday, Mar 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:30 AM Conversations with Writers of Color
1:00 PM Stage: Aladdin
2:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
2:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
6:30 PM Stage: Aladdin
7:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
7:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
Monday, Mar 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Annual Hafa Adai Festival
Tuesday, Mar 5
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
8:00 PM Music: Novo Amor and Gia Margaret
Wednesday, Mar 6
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
7:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
Thursday, Mar 7
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven
8:00 PM Stage: Gabriel
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< Thursday, February 28, 2019 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego events

Stage

Mama Mia!
Until February 24, 2019

Familiar
Until March 3, 2019

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

Exhibitions and Art

International Art Exhibit
Until March 9, 2019

New American Voices: Our Immigrant Stories
Until March 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

Qi Gong Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays
6:00 PM Black Cinema Series : Moonlight A chronicle of the childhood, adolescence and burgeoning adulthood of a young, African-American, gay man (Mahershala Ali) growing up in a rough neighborhood of Miami. His epic journey to manhood is guided by the kindness, support, and love of the community that helps raise him.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Mother Rosalie Hill Hall
Warren Auditorium
University of San Diego
Degheri Alumni Center 103
5998 Alcalá Park
San Diego, CA 92110
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Thursday, February 28 - 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
6:30 PM San Diego Filipino Cinema's Cine Social Enjoy Bivouac Ciderworks' awesome eats and cider drinks while getting to know your local filmmakers, other creatives, cinema lovers, and community/business leaders at the San Diego Filipino Cinema's first mixer of the year!

San Diego Filipino Cinema's Cine Social is an opportunity to network, meet new friends, and learn about our programming.

Everyone's invited, Filipinos, filmmakers, anyone who is interested in learning about film and Filipino culture! Let's eat, drink, and get social!

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Bivouac Ciderworks
3986 30th Street
San Diego, CA 92104
MAP

Thursday, February 28 - 6:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.bivouaccider.com
7:00 PM Talk: Islam & Democracy in Indonesia SDSU's Center for Islamic and Arabic Studies presents a talk by senior Islam and Indonesia expert, Dr. Robert Hefner, Professor of Anthropology at Boston University and Editor of Shari'a Law and Modern Muslim Ethics. Professor Hefner is the author and editor of fifteen books, and also served as the president of the Association for Asian Studies.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Stiefel Auditorium, Storm Hall West
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Thursday, February 28 - 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Music: Gina Chavez Gina Chavez is blending the sounds of the Americas with tension and grace. A multi-ethnic Latin pop songstress, Chavez is a nine-time Austin Music Award winner — including 2015 Musician of the Year and Album of the Year for her sophomore release, Up.Rooted. Her independent album topped the Amazon and Latin iTunes charts following a national feature on NPR's All Things Considered, and has been hailed by The Boston Globe, USA Today, Texas Monthly and the Austin Chronicle. Her band's Tiny Desk concert made NPR's top 15 of 2015.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $35

Location:
California Center for the Arts
340 N. Escondido Blvd
Escondido, CA 92025
MAP

Thursday, February 28 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please call: (800) 988-4253 or visit: www.artcenter.org
7:30 PM Stage: Aladdin From the producer of "The Lion King" comes the timeless story of Aladdin, a thrilling new production filled with unforgettable beauty, magic, comedy and breathtaking spectacle. It's an extraordinary theatrical event where one lamp and three wishes make the possibilities infinite.

The musical features beloved songs, grand choreography and colorful costumes.
For tickets and additional details call the box office at (619) 570-1100.

Admission/Cost: $33 - $175

Location:
San Diego Civic Theatre
1100 Third Avenue
San Diego, CA
MAP

Dates and times:
Multiple dates from February 20 - March 3, 2019
Tuesdays & Wednesdays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - 7:30 PM
Sundays - 6:30 PM
Saturday Matinees - 2:00 PM
Sunday Matinees - 1:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdtheatres.org
8:00 PM Ephrat Asherie Dance Dedicated to revealing and exploring the inherent complexities of street and social dance forms, Ephrat Asherie Dance (EAD) creates original contemporary work that straddles dance and theater. EAD makes its West Coast debut with Odeon, an original dance work for seven dancers and four musicians. The performance marks the second collaboration between sister-and-brother team Ephrat and Ehud Asherie (choreographer and musical director, respectively). Odeon is set to the music of Brazilian composer Ernesto Nazareth, known for mixing early 20th-century romantic music with samba and other popular Afro-Brazilian rhythms. The piece delves into what happens when you bring together the extended family of street and club dances—including breaking, hip-hop, house, and vogue—remix them, pick them apart, and challenge them to inhabit unfamiliar spatial and choreographic contexts.

Age limit: 18+

Admission/Cost: $25 - $46

Location:
Mandeville Auditorium at UCSD
9500 Gilman Drive
San Diego, CA 92093
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Thursday, February 28 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.ead.com
8:00 PM Stage: Hershey Felder Beethoven The San Diego Repertory Theatre presents piano virtuoso Hershey Felder celebrating the world's greatest composer, Ludwig Van Beethoven. The piece is told through the eyes of a Viennese doctor who spent his boyhood by the Maestro's side. Joel Zwick directs.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $114

Location:
San Diego Repertory Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA
MAP

Ongoing from Friday, February 22 until Sunday, March 24, 2019
Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Sundays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdrep.org
8:00 PM Stage: Gabriel North Coast Repertory presents Maria Buffini's tale of a man who washes on shore of Nazi-occupied Guernsey Island. British women want to care for him. His presence creates an "electrical charge." Christopher Williams directs.

Admission/Cost: $42 - $53

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

Ongoing from Saturday, February 23 until Sunday, March 17, 2019
Wednesdays & Sundays 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday & Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.ncrep.org
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