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Thursday, Aug 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Indigo Dye & Shibori Workshop
7:30 PM Book Signing: Téa Obreht
8:00 PM Movie: Black Orpheus
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With an Air Pump
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Friday, Aug 23
All Day San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Books Signing: Christy Hale
2:00 PM Book Signing: Huda Al-Marashi
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Movie: Finsterworld
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With an Air Pump
9:00 PM Music: Metalachi
Saturday, Aug 24
All Day San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM 3rd Annual La Vuelta Summer Festival
2:00 PM Movie: The Dresser
2:00 PM Salsa Making Workshop
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
4:00 PM Nordic Potluck at the International Cottages
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Italian Film: Resina
8:00 PM Movie: About Time
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With an Air Pump
Sunday, Aug 25
All Day San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:30 AM Film: Mountain Miracle
2:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With An Air Pump
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Music: Paula Fuga
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Movie: About Time
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With an Air Pump
Monday, Aug 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Aug 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Wednesday, Aug 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Pageant Of The Masters And Festival Of The Arts
6:00 PM Film: Midnight in Paris
6:30 PM Film: Romeo + Juliet
8:00 PM Music: Gondwana
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Thursday, Aug 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Film: Dracula
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Friday, Aug 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM San Diego Filipino Cinema's Magic Hour Fest
5:00 PM Exhibition Opening: Black Life
6:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Powwow
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Saturday, Aug 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Pow Wow
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
3:00 PM SYDRO Music Festival
6:00 PM Book Discussion: Louise Penny
7:00 PM Songs Of The Soul -- The Music Of Sri Chinmoy
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Sunday, Sep 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Pow Wow
2:00 PM House of Ukraine Lawn Program
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Monday, Sep 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Sep 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Wednesday, Sep 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Calendar

< Saturday, June 22, 2019 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage


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

Exhibitions and Art

Art and Empire: The Golden Age of Spain
Until September 2, 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

Places

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

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

Chicano Park Tour
Ongoing Saturdays and Sundays

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Capoeira Angola de Sao Bento Grande
Ongoing Saturdays

Mahjong Lessons
Ongoing Thursdays

Emei Qigong Practice
Ongoing Saturdays

Kokedama Workshop
Ongoing every 1st and 3rd Tuesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays
9:00 AM 46th Annual San Diego Scottish Highland Games Join us for the 46th annual San Diego Scottish Highland Games. Experience the wonder, and traditions of Scotland. Guests will enjoy action with our Heavy Athletics competition, where men and women participate in a series of challenges, throwing heavy objects (most notably, the Caber Toss) in a show of strength and grit.

Be sure to also check out our Highland Dance competition, Bagpipe & Drum bands, whisky tasting, and the Sheepdog Trials. You'll find a wonderful variety of vendors, specializing in Celtic, and British goods, if shopping is more of your thing.

After visiting our Scottish Clans booths and learning more about your ancestral roots, enjoy an authentic meal, and a cold beverage in our shaded beer garden, where we'll have live music all day, both days.

Admission/Cost: $5 - $15

Location:
Brengle Terrace Park
1200 Vale Terrace Drive
Vista, CA 92084
MAP

Dates and times:
Saturday, June 22 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, June 23 - 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
11:00 AM World Refugee Day Each year on World Refugee Day, the world honors the strength and perseverance of refugees. Join us for a fun, family friendly event to celebrate and recognize the San Diego Refugee community with games, raffle prizes, music and dance performances, food, community resource information and farmer's market.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Copley-Price Family YMCA
4300 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92105
MAP

Saturday, June 22 - 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM
11:30 AM SDWAC Annual Membership Meeting We are happy to announce a new speaker for annual luncheon, noted expert on Mexico Rafael Fernández de Castro! (Due to a scheduling conflict our previous speaker had to cancel her talk.)

Professor Fernández de Castro will present "Trump and Lopez Obrador: Stand-off"

Special remarks on the recent crisis in U.S.-Mexico relations, the threat of U.S. tariffs and the negotiations that led to their suspension, migration and border issues.

Rafael Fernández de Castro is a professor at UC San Diego School of Global Policy & Strategy and director of its Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies (USMEX). A former foreign policy adviser to President Felipe Calderón, he is an expert on bilateral relations between Mexico and the U.S.

Schedule:
11:30 AM to 12:00 PM: Registration
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM: Lunch & Board Nominations
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM: Presentation

Admission/Cost: $30

Location:
First Presbyterian Church
1742 3rd Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Saturday, June 22 - 11:30 AM
1:00 PM Book Signing: Pat Spencer Dr. Pat Spencer, author of Story of a Stolen Girl, will sign her international thriller at the Oceanside Public Library Civic Center Plaza. Story of a Stolen Girl is a researched accounting of a mother's love and how far she will go to rescue her only daughter. A portion of the profits from the sale of Story of a Stolen Girl will be donated to organizations that either fight human trafficking or provide services to victims.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Oceanside Library
330 North Coast Highway
Oceanside, CA 92054
MAP

Saturday, June 22 - 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
2:00 PM Performance: The Ruby In Us For the third consecutive year, The Old Globe will participate in the George L. Stevens Senior Center's annual Juneteenth Celebration by presenting original work developed through The Old Globe's arts engagement program coLAB.

"The Ruby in Us" is about the life of Ruby Bridges, an American activist who, at age six, was the youngest of a group of African American students to integrate schools in the American South. Ruby made history during this battle for school integration in 1960, becoming a symbol of the civil rights movement. But what value does it have for her and us 50 years later?

"The Ruby in Us" features a book and music by Karen Ann Daniels, with additional music by Brandon Cerquedo. Award-winning Delicia Turner Sonnenberg returns to this wonderful program as director (Skeleton Crew at the Globe, Globe Classical Directing Fellow), alongside lauded jazz musician and musical theatre favorite, Leonard Patton as music director.

The cast includes Yolanda Marie Franklin as adult Ruby, Joy Jones as Mama, Jake Millgard in various roles, Victor Morris as Papa, Erika Phillips as Barbara Henry, Bryan Barbarin as Minister/Coryphe, and Alexandra Slade as Young Ruby.

The presentation will feature a live chorus with community members of the Fourth District Seniors Resource Center alongside professional singers and actors.

There is a suggested donation of $20 dollars. All proceeds go directly to the Fourth District Seniors Resource Center.

Suggested Donation: $20

Location:
George L. Stevens Senior Center
570 South 65th St.
San Diego, CA 92114

Dates and times:
Friday, June 21 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, June 22 - 2:00 PM & 6:00 PM

To reserve your space, please visit www.eventbrite.com
2:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods Two arms negotiators stroll in the woods above Geneva, Switzerland, in the late summer, away from the glare of the negotiating table. They are a Soviet diplomat, Andrey Botvinnik age 57, and John Honeyman age 45, an American negotiator. Their conversations evolve through debate, exploring uncharted territory.

Admission/Cost: $42

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

Dates and times:
Ongoing until Sunday, June 23 - 2019
Wednesdays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays - 8:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM
3:00 PM Book Signing: The Queen of Moloka'i Vista writer Kirby Michael Wright will talk story and sign copies of his new work of creative nonfiction The Queen of Moloka'i. The book is based on the life and times of his part-Hawaiian grandmother. It traces her wild teen years in Roaring Twenties Waikiki and follows her over to the west end of Moloka'i where she hooks up with a cowboy. A recent review compared Wright to Pat Conroy (The Prince Of Tides) for family struggles and to Frank McCourt (Angela's Ashes) for women overcoming great hardship.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Iron Fist Brewing
1305 Hot Spring Way #101
Vista, CA 92081
MAP

Saturday, June 22 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
6:00 PM Music: Indian Jazz Journey UC San Diego CityPlace, the university's new downtown center, is not due to open until Spring 2021, but we are already activating our new downtown presence with an innovative series of monthly cultural events. Next up is Indian Jazz Journey, an East Meets West mash-up featuring four masters of jazz and classical Indian music. Join us for their scintillating performance, along with food and drink from Quartyard plus Indian food truck delicacies. Jazz virtuoso George Brooks and Indian superstar vocalist Mahesh Kale reunite for a performance that transcends cultural and musical barriers. George Brooks has a colossal tone, intuitive creative leaps, and a commanding technique. The go-to horn-master for blues giants like Etta James and Albert Collins, he helped create the electrifying genre of Indian/jazz fusion with world-class virtuosi like Zakir Hussain and John McLaughlin. Mahesh Kale is a phenomenon around the world, beloved for his enchanting, reverberant voice and his unique ability to interweave classical and popular music. The performance will also feature legendary guitarist Stanley Jordan who captivated the jazz world with his musical vision and beautiful sound. Together with tabla master Subhankar Banerjee, they will put on a brilliant performance of exciting global fusion that will warm your soul. Join us June 22 at the Quartyard where together, George, Mahesh, Stanley and Subhankar, accompanied by a world-class rhythm section, will conjure otherworldly sounds steeped in Indian ragas and rhythms, creating an intriguing blend of jazz energy and Indian traditions.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $50

Location:
The Quartyard
1301 Market Street
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Saturday, June 22 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
6:00 PM Performance: The Ruby In Us For the third consecutive year, The Old Globe will participate in the George L. Stevens Senior Center's annual Juneteenth Celebration by presenting original work developed through The Old Globe's arts engagement program coLAB.

"The Ruby in Us" is about the life of Ruby Bridges, an American activist who, at age six, was the youngest of a group of African American students to integrate schools in the American South. Ruby made history during this battle for school integration in 1960, becoming a symbol of the civil rights movement. But what value does it have for her and us 50 years later?

"The Ruby in Us" features a book and music by Karen Ann Daniels, with additional music by Brandon Cerquedo. Award-winning Delicia Turner Sonnenberg returns to this wonderful program as director (Skeleton Crew at the Globe, Globe Classical Directing Fellow), alongside lauded jazz musician and musical theatre favorite, Leonard Patton as music director.

The cast includes Yolanda Marie Franklin as adult Ruby, Joy Jones as Mama, Jake Millgard in various roles, Victor Morris as Papa, Erika Phillips as Barbara Henry, Bryan Barbarin as Minister/Coryphe, and Alexandra Slade as Young Ruby.

The presentation will feature a live chorus with community members of the Fourth District Seniors Resource Center alongside professional singers and actors.

There is a suggested donation of $20 dollars. All proceeds go directly to the Fourth District Seniors Resource Center.

Suggested Donation: $20

Location:
George L. Stevens Senior Center
570 South 65th St.
San Diego, CA 92114

Dates and times:
Friday, June 21 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, June 22 - 2:00 PM & 6:00 PM

To reserve your space, please visit www.eventbrite.com
6:00 PM 12th Annual Pachanga de Frida Each year we celebrate the birthday of Frida Kahlo, commemorating the legendary life of one of the most influential Mexican painters of the mid-twentieth century. Attendees will enjoy live music, art exhibits by local Latin@ artists and vendors, a Frida look-alike contest, great food and tequila!

Proceeds from this event benefit The Nicole Murray-Ramirez Latino Services @ The Center.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $7500

Location:
San Diego LGBT Community Center
3909 Centre St.
San Diego, CA 92103
MAP

Saturday, June 22 - 6:00 PM
7:00 PM Stage: The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare -Abridged Trinity Theatre is proud to continue its 2019 season (Season VII) with the Reduced Shakespeare Company's condensed: The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare (Abridged).

It is one of the world's most frequently produced plays and has been translated into several dozen languages. Featured are all 37 of Shakespeare's plays, meant to be performed in 97 minutes, by three actors. Fast paced, witty, and physical, it's full of laughter for Shakespeare lovers and haters alike. Buy your tickets today.

Admission/Cost: $18 - $35

Location:
Trinity Theatre Company
930 Tenth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Dates and times:
Friday, June 14 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, June 15 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, June 16 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Friday, June 21 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, June 22 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, June 23 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
8:00 PM Film: Like a Cat on a Highway Like a Cat on a Highway (Come un Gatto Tangenziale) is the story of an encounter between a bourgeois man and a poor woman, because their teenage children fall in love. They have a common goal: to end the love relationship their children have. Brilliant acting rounds out this delightful comedy.

Admission/Cost: $8

Location:
Amici Park
1660 Union St
San Diego CA, 92101
MAP

Saturday, June 22 - 8:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Move Over, Mrs. Markham British farce revolving around misunderstandings, mix-ups and mistaken identities that ensue when different sets of hopeful lovers all converge in theMarkhams' bedroom on the same evening. They are each expecting to find it private and available which leads to chaos and confusion.

Admission/Cost: $34 - $37

Location:
Scripps Ranch Theatre
9783 Avenue of Nations
San Diego, CA 92131
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing until Sunday, June 30 , 2019
Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: John Ferguson St. Ervine Ferguson's story of faith and fear in a time of crisis. Set in a rundown farmhouse in County Down in the 1880's, John Ferguson lives by the word of God and believes there is a reason for everything. The Fergusons are on the brink of eviction from their farm when a local man makes a proposal that could be the answer to their prayers. But, as a series of devastating events unfold, the Fergusons find themselves tested to their limits.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $18

Location:
Community Actors Theatre
2957 54th Street
San Diego, CA 92105
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Friday, June 7 until Sunday, June 23, 2019
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It Rosalind flees persecution in her uncle's court, accompanied by her cousin Celia to find safety and, eventually, love, in the Forest of Arden. In the forest, they encounter a variety of memorable characters, notably the melancholy traveller Jaques who speaks many of Shakespeare's most famous speeches (such as "All the world's a stage", "too much of a good thing" and "A fool! A fool! I met a fool in the forest"). Jaques provides a sharp contrast to the other characters in the play, always observing and disputing the hardships of life in the country.

Admission/Cost: $30

Location:
The Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP - [Park Map]

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Sunday, June 16 until Sunday, July 21, 2019
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays - 8:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods Two arms negotiators stroll in the woods above Geneva, Switzerland, in the late summer, away from the glare of the negotiating table. They are a Soviet diplomat, Andrey Botvinnik age 57, and John Honeyman age 45, an American negotiator. Their conversations evolve through debate, exploring uncharted territory.

Admission/Cost: $42

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

Dates and times:
Ongoing until Sunday, June 23 - 2019
Wednesdays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays - 8:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM & 7:00 PM
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