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Tuesday, Mar 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Blurred at the Edges
Wednesday, Mar 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:30 PM Debunking Myths: Migration, Criminalization of the Border. . .
6:00 PM Film: Tears Of War
8:00 PM Stage: Blurred at the Edges
Thursday, Mar 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Book Signing: Liam Callanan
7:00 PM Latin American Art Fair Fundraiser
7:30 PM Film: Acqua di Marzo (Late Winter Rain)
8:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
8:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
Friday, Mar 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Folk Art Dish Towel Workshop
7:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
7:30 PM Music: Aeneas in the Underworld
7:30 PM Music: Rimsky Korsakov’s Scheherazade
8:00 PM Music: Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain
8:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
8:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
9:00 PM Brazilian Samba Rock Night
Saturday, Mar 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Flintknapping Workshop
12:00 PM Itarian Cooking Class at Il Fornaio
12:30 PM Hands on Kimchi Workshop & Beer Pairing
1:00 PM Music: Clinton Davis
3:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
5:00 PM Music: Uptown Rhythm Makers
7:00 PM Opera: Carmen
7:00 PM Bohemian Music Concert
7:00 PM San Diego Chinese Choral Concert
7:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
8:00 PM Stage: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
8:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
8:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
Sunday, Mar 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Dance: House of Palestine Lawn Program
1:00 PM Film: On The Way To School
2:00 PM Stage: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
2:00 PM Music: Rimsky Korsakov’s Scheherazade
2:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
2:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
3:00 PM Musica Vitale Concert
3:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
4:00 PM 16th Annual Festival of World Dances
4:00 PM Music: Benedetti & Svoboda Guitar Duo
4:00 PM Haydn Voyages - Songs of the World
Monday, Apr 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Apr 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Opera: Carmen
Wednesday, Apr 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Opera On The Concourse: Carmen
1:30 PM Film & Discussion: The Lunchbox
6:00 PM Mexican Paper Flower Making Workshop
7:00 PM Dance: Live Arts Fest
Thursday, Apr 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Film: Singing Our Way To Freedom
7:00 PM Stage: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
7:00 PM Stage: The Women of Lockerbie
7:00 PM Dance: Live Arts Fest
7:30 PM Book Signing: Lisa See - The Island Of Sea Women
8:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
8:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
Friday, Apr 5
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Dinner & Book Signing: Nathan Englander
7:00 PM Stage: The Women of Lockerbie
7:00 PM Dance: Live Arts Fest
7:00 PM Opera: Carmen
7:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
8:00 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
8:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
8:00 PM Stage: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
8:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
Saturday, Apr 6
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
3:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
6:00 PM Art Exhibition: Liudmila Kondakova
7:00 PM Italian Film: Sicilian Ghost Story
7:00 PM Music: Daniel Ho Trio
7:00 PM Stage: The Women of Lockerbie
7:00 PM Dance: Live Arts Fest
7:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
8:00 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
8:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
8:00 PM Stage: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
8:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
Sunday, Apr 7
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Opera: Carmen
2:00 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
2:00 PM Stage: Hedwig and the Angry Inch
2:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
2:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
3:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
4:00 PM Coffee & Film: The Castle (Kafka)
7:00 PM Dance: Live Arts Fest
Monday, Apr 8
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
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< Saturday, December 1, 2018 >


10:00 AM Photo Exhibit: Undocuqueer - Stories From Bordertown Undocuqueer: Stories from Bordertown is a series of photo stories capturing the experience of San Diego's LGBTQ+ DACA recipients.

San Diego resident and photographer, Beto Soto, captures his communities struggles and triumphs. The series of stories describe the complexity and resilience of being undocumented and being part of the LGBTQ+ community.

The pop-up exhibition will be showing at the Museum of Photographic Arts from Nov. 28 through Dec. 3, 2018.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA
MAP - [Park Map]

Dates and times:
From Wednesday, November 28 to Monday, December 3 - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 238-7559
12:00 PM Setting Sun Sake Fall Garden Party Setting Sun Sake Brewing Co. (SSS) will be hosting a day of celebration and craft collaboration on Saturday, December 1st, 2018 to showcase some of what America's Finest City has to offer at one of its most iconic locations: the Japanese Friendship Garden (JFG) in Balboa Park.

Guests will be allowed to walk through the JFG. Our event will primarily take place in the lower garden and we will have live performaces throughout the day including San Diego Kendo Bu and Genbu Daiko (Taiko drumming), and many more.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $125

Location:
Japanese Friendship Garden
2215 Pan American Road
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Saturday, December 1 - 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 232-2721 or visit: www.niwa.org
12:55 PM Filmed Opera: The Magic Flute You don't need to fly to New York to catch a live show at the Metropolitan Opera.

Fathom Events broadcasts live Met performances in movie theaters around the country, including various spots throughout San Diego.

Mozart's whimsical fairy tale, "The Magic Flute," will be presented on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018.

Over the years, Julie Taymor's version of "The Magic Flute" has enchanted opera lovers with its humor and breathtaking puppetry.

This English-language version, directed by Maestro James Levine, stars Nathan Gunn, Ying Huang, Matthew Polenzani, Erika Miklósa, and René Pape

Admission/Cost: $22 - $26

Location:
Multiple San Diego Movie Theaters

Dates and times:
Saturday, December 1 - 12:55 PM
1:00 PM Music: Yale Strom & Hot Pstromi Concert Yale Strom and Hot Pstromi will perform A Musical Celebration of Khanike in the Winn Room. Musicians include Fred Benedetti on guitar, Elizabeth Schwartz on vocals and baritone ukulele and Yale Strom on violin

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Coronado Library
640 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118
MAP

Saturday, December 1 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 522-7390 or visit: www.coronado.ca.us
2:00 PM Film: Selma, Lord Selma "Selma, Lord, Selma" is a 1999 American film based on true events that happened in March 1965, known as Bloody Sunday in Selma, Alabama.

The film tells the story through the eyes of an 11-year-old African-American girl named Sheyann Webb (Jurnee Smollett). It was directed by Charles Burnett, one of the pioneers of black American independent cinema.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
El Cajon Branch Library
201 E Douglas Ave.
El Cajon, CA 92020
MAP

Saturday, December 1 - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM 21st Parol Lantern Festival PASACAT transforms Celebration Hall into a Parol (Philippine Star Lantern) Village. Each guest will experience cultural performances by PASACAT and guest artists; cultural exhibits; parol making workshops and other activities. We will also have a display of a variety of parol lanterns made locally and from the Philippines. This unique celebration has attracted an audience of 400-500 and the outreach on social media has exceeded 5,000 of our followers.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $25

Location:
Joe and Vi Jacobs Center, Celebration Hall
404 Euclid Ave
San Diego, CA 92114
MAP

Saturday, December 1 - from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
2:00 PM Stage: The Snow Queen Adapted from the beloved Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale by Ron Nicol, this nonmusical production tells the story of Gerda, a little girl who bravely searches for her friend Kai when he is bewitched and imprisoned by the Snow Queen in her ice palace. Gerda's innocence charms all good people and animals she meets on the way. They help her to the royal court, and on to Lapland, where good conquers evil and the children are reunited. A prominent theme portrays how each new group Gerda encounters seeks to prolong their new friendships.

Director Benjamin Cole promises there will be audience participation when the characters on stage break the fourth wall and ask for help directly, and sometimes get patrons to join them on stage for an even livelier production.

Featured in the cast are Silke Brandrup (Rancho Santa Fe), Ella Darlington (Encinitas), Luna Espinosa (Solana Beach), Jake Feldman (Carmel Valley), Hailey Irwin (Carmel Valley), Sofia Kahn (Rancho Santa Fe), Kayla Kamani (Del Mar), Phillip Korth (Mentor), Ella Lombardi (Rancho Santa Fe), Nadiia Sas (Santee), Lily Tanghe (Del Mar), Arianna Trette (Solana Beach), Rachel Weir (Encinitas) and Isabel White (Carmel Valley).

Admission/Cost: $16

Location:
North Coast Repertory Theatre
987 Lomas Santa Fe Dr., Ste. D
Solana Beach, CA
MAP

Dates and times:
Multiple dates from November 29 - December 2, 2018
Thursday, November 29 - 10:00 AM & 6:00 PM
Friday, November 30 - 10:00 AM & 6:00 PM
Saturday, December 1 - 2:00 PM & 6:00 PM
Sunday, December 2 - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM Stage: A Christmas Carol Cygnet Theatre stages its popular rendition, by artistic director Sean Murray, of Dickens' holiday tale of extreme transformation. The piece includes puppets, a new musical sequence, and Tom Stephenson as one of San Diego's finest Scrooges ever. Murray directs.

Admission/Cost: $35 - $65

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

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Saturday, December 1 until Sunday, December 30, 2018
Wednesdays & Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 7:00 PM
Saturday Matinee - 3:00 PM
Sunday Matinee - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM Talk: Afrofuturism Reloaded Cultural critic Mark Dery, who coined the term "Afrofuturism" 25 years ago, gives a lecture on the cultural and artistic concept in the wake of the blockbuster movie "Black Panther."

Is Afrofuturism in danger of being commodified — stripped of its radical politics by consumer capitalism and sold back to us as just another fashion trend?

What does it have to say in an America where white supremacists have rebooted some of the 20th century's ugliest science fictions about race?

Dery asks urgent questions about Afrofuturism, the politics of myth, and the future present.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
San Diego Central Public Library
330 Park Blvd.
San Diego, CA
MAP

Saturday, December 1 - 4:00 PM
4:00 PM Film: Ang Larawan San Diego Filipino Cinema invites you to celebrate Philippine Cinema's 100th year anniversary!

To celebrate, we've invited two exceptional Filipino films created by two award-winning Filipino filmmakers from the Philippines:

"Ang Larawan" by Loy Arcenas | December 1, 2018 at 4:00 PM

In a musical tale about standing together against materialism, two impoverished sisters anguish over whether or not to sell a painting, the final masterpiece by their recluse father. A bitter struggle for survival against betrayal set in pre-World War II Manila. Best Picture Winner at the 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival.

"Lorna" by Sigrid Andrea P. Bernardo | December 1, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Lorna is a sixty year old woman who is constantly searching for the right man, having failed at so many relationships. Having lived close to a lifetime alone, she decides to take another stab at moving on and more importantly, love. Best Picture Nominee, Cinema One Originals 2014; Best Performance by an Actress Nominee, Asia Pacific Screen Awards 2015.

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA
MAP - [Park Map]

Saturday, December 1 - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM Music: Metropolitan Klezmer Metropolitan Klezmer brings eclectic exuberance to Yiddish musical genres from all over the map. Formed in 1994 by drummer/leader Eve Sicular, this collaborative adventure of exceptional New York musicians combines the best of downtown, classical and World Music scenes to create inspired neo-traditional interpretations and compositions around a panoply of eclectic Yiddish repertoire: ethereal trance, rollicking dance, imaginatively-arranged Yiddish swing and tango, plus genre-expanding originals such as klezmer cumbia.

Hailed as "one of the finest American klezmer bands" by Songlines Magazine (UK), Metropolitan Klezmer performs an exhilarating range of musical treasure with astonishing agility and refreshing depth. They re-invent tradition with both irreverence and respect.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $30

Location:
Museum of Making Music
5790 Armada Drive
Carlsbad, CA
MAP

Saturday, December 1 - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM Yalda Persian Winter Solstice Celebration We are thrilled to announce that on December 1st, ISTA UCSD will host its annual celebration of Yalda night to celebrate the Iranian Winter Solstice.
This year's celebration includes a wide range of programs such as a Persian music performance by Ava Ensemble, Hafez recitation, dance performances by Baran Ensemble, and fun family entertainment. The program will also include a Persian traditional buffet dinner from Darband Restaurant, followed by a legendary afterparty with DJ Al and DJ Kia.

Admission/Cost: $35

Location:
Price Center Ballroom
UC San Diego
San Diego, CA
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Saturday, December 1 - 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM
7:00 PM Film: Lorna San Diego Filipino Cinema invites you to celebrate Philippine Cinema's 100th year anniversary!

To celebrate, we've invited two exceptional Filipino films created by two award-winning Filipino filmmakers from the Philippines:

"Ang Larawan" by Loy Arcenas | December 1, 2018 at 4:00 PM

In a musical tale about standing together against materialism, two impoverished sisters anguish over whether or not to sell a painting, the final masterpiece by their recluse father. A bitter struggle for survival against betrayal set in pre-World War II Manila. Best Picture Winner at the 2017 Metro Manila Film Festival.

"Lorna" by Sigrid Andrea P. Bernardo | December 1, 2018 at 7:00 PM

Lorna is a sixty year old woman who is constantly searching for the right man, having failed at so many relationships. Having lived close to a lifetime alone, she decides to take another stab at moving on and more importantly, love. Best Picture Nominee, Cinema One Originals 2014; Best Performance by an Actress Nominee, Asia Pacific Screen Awards 2015.

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Museum of Photographic Arts
1649 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA
MAP - [Park Map]

Saturday, December 1 - 7:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: A Christmas Carol Cygnet Theatre stages its popular rendition, by artistic director Sean Murray, of Dickens' holiday tale of extreme transformation. The piece includes puppets, a new musical sequence, and Tom Stephenson as one of San Diego's finest Scrooges ever. Murray directs.

Admission/Cost: $35 - $65

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

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Saturday, December 1 until Sunday, December 30, 2018
Wednesdays & Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 7:00 PM
Saturday Matinee - 3:00 PM
Sunday Matinee - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: The Improvised Shakespeare Company The University of San Diego Department of Theatre presents the acclaimed Improvised Shakespeare Company, an improv troupe that creates a fully improvised Shakespearean masterpiece right before your eyes.

Nothing has been planned out, rehearsed, or written. All of the dialogue is said for the first time, the characters are created as you watch, and if ever you're wondering where the story is going ... so are they!

The group will be in San Diego for one night only.

Admission/Cost: $5 - $30

Location:
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice
5998 Alcalá Park
University of San Diego
San Diego, CA
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Saturday, December 1 - 8:00 PM
9:30 PM Music: Dimelo Urban Latin Nights These Grammy award-winning artists have captivated latin music fans around the world. Sak Noel, with his house-inspired dance rhythms, and El Chevo, with his smooth lyricism & latin reggaeton/dancehall grooves. Their best work includes contributions rom the likes of Sean Paul & Pitbull.

Admission/Cost: $17

Location:
Music Box
1337 India Street,
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Saturday, December 1 - 9:30 PM
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