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Friday, Oct 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:15 AM Conference: Pilipinx American History Month
2:00 PM Film: Selma
4:00 PM Film: Au Revoir Lā-Haut
6:00 PM Rancho Penasquitos Oktoberfest
7:00 PM Film: Burkinabe Rising
7:00 PM Sights & Sounds of Australia
7:00 PM Movie: Coco
7:00 PM Contra Dance
8:00 PM Dance: The Jungle Book
8:00 PM Music: Metalachi
8:00 PM North Park Playwright Festival
8:00 PM Stage: Holmes & Watson
Saturday, Oct 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 AM Leif Erickson Tournament
10:00 AM Workshop: Piņatas 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
7:00 PM Opera: The Marriage of Figaro
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
12:00 PM Asayake Taiko Tryouts
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
Calendar

< Friday, February 23, 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
9:00 AM Tijuana's Art & Architecture Grab your passport and join MCASD for an expedition into Tijuana's food, art and architecture scene.

Admission/Cost: $130 - $160

Location:
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
1100 and 1001 Kettner Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
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Friday, February 23 - 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
11:00 AM Annual Lecture on U.S.-Mexico Relations Join the Center for U.S.-Mexican Studies for its First Annual Distinguished Lecture on U.S.-Mexico Relations.

Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray, who has been at the helm of Mexico's foreign policy since January 2017, will discuss the country's relationship with the rest of North America. He will highlight the role of diplomacy in addressing the salient issues and pressing challenges in Mexico's relationship with the U.S. and Canada.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
School of Global Policy and Strategy
9500 Gilman Drive, #0519
UCSD
La Jolla, CA 92093
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Friday, February 23 - 11:00 AM to 12:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.facebook.com
2:00 PM San Diego Kuumba Fest Kuumbafest is San Diego's longest running and premier celebration of African-American expression, culture, and heritage.

Admission/Cost: FREE - $20

Location:
San Diego Repertory Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA92101
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Dates and times:
Thrusday, February 22- 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Friday, February 23 - 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Saturday, February 24 - 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, February 25 - 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.kuumbafest.com
6:00 PM Lectures: Black History Month Celebration Music scholar and historian Dr. Kimberly Hawkins presents "Music of Black Protest" as part of North County's Black History Month Celebration, a musical lecture and multi-genre singalong based on negro spirituals, blues and gospel. The lecture series, recitals and singalongs have been created to preserve, share and expose Americans and the world to the long and storied history of African American music in American culture. The program will also demonstrate how African American traditions continue to influence and permeate American society to this day. Dr. Hawkins earned her doctorate in music from the University of California at Santa Barbara, where she was also a lecturer on music in African American Culture for the Department of Black Studies.

Admission/Cost: $7.50 - $15

Location:
Second Missionary Baptist Church
5301 Mare Rd
Oceanside, CA 92057
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Friday, February 23 - 6:00 PM to 9:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.eventbrite.com
6:00 PM Border Art: Opening Reception As interest in Mexico's art, business, culinary and development scene grows, one local group is bringing its art to this side of the border. Barrios Hermanos, a collective that promotes cultural and business connections between neighborhoods in Tijuana and San Diego, will feature works from artists Jorge Tellaeche of Mexico City and Rodrigo "Rod" Villa of Mexicali, February 23 to March 9. Both artists' work represents the artistic culture found in communities throughout Mexico. Works will be for sale with all of proceeds going to the artists.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
The Rose
2219 30th Street,
San Diego, CA 92104
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Friday, February 23 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.facebook.com
6:30 PM Poetry & Art Series Poetry & Art Series 2018 presents authors Edwin Decker, Al Howard, Anna Zappoli Jenkins and Viet Mai. People's Choice Poem Performance Awards follow featured readings and performances. DJ Gill Sotu will provide music and sound throughout the show.

This interactive arts and culture experience will include beverages, snacks and plenty of time to mingle.

Admission/Cost: FREE - $6

Location:
San Diego Art Institute
Balboa Park
1439 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
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Friday, February 23 - 6:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.poetryandartsd.com
7:00 PM Stage: Safa's Story Blindspot Collective and Bocon present the world premiere of Catherine Hanna Schrock's drama, designed for young audiences and inspired by a local teenager's experience as a Zimbabwean immigrant. The piece, which will tour several San Diego schools, is done in the style of Forum Theatre, where during the show, audiences are challenged to explore tangible ways to support and empower the central characters. Schrock directs.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $25

Location:
Onstage Playhouse
291 Third Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91910
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Dates and times:
Friday, February 23 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, February 24 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, February 24 - 7:00 PM
Sunday, February 25 - 2:00 PM
Sunday, February 25 - 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Stage: Othello UCSD Department of Theatre & Dance presents Shakespeare's soaring tragedy about Othello, the Moor of Venice, his new bride, Desdemona, and the green-eyed monster abetted by the equally monstrous Iago. Dylan Key directs.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $20

Location:
University of California San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive
San Diego, CA 92093
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Dates and times:
Friday, February 23 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, February 24 - 2 PM
Saturday, February 24 - 7:30 PM
Thursday, March 1 - 7:30 PM
Friday, March 2 - 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 3 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.ucsd.edu
7:30 PM Music: Krenek, Britten & Rilke The upcoming concert in our 9th season will feature works by Austrian composer Ernst Krenek, British composer Benjamin Britten and Austrian poet Rainer Rilke.

Krenek and Britten were part of a flood of composers, musicians and others who came to the U.S. from Europe in the years before and during World War II. Rilke, a friend and associate of Krenek, is widely regarded as one of the greatest poets of the 20th Century.

We will feature sections of Krenek's profound "Lamentations," written for the fallen city of Vienna, and Britten's 1975 composition, "Sacred & Profane," a collection of eight lyrics based on medieval English poems. You will also hear a reading of a set of lyrics that Rilke wrote specifically for Krenek.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $35

Location:
Mingei International Museum
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
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Friday, February 23 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.mingei.org
8:00 PM Stage: Cardboard Piano Diversionary Theatre stages the West Coast premiere of Hansol Jung's drama. Chris, daughter of an American missionary, falls in love with a local teenage girl in Northern Uganda. They meet in a church and exchange vows, but the civil war outside invades their fragile union. Jacole Kitchen directs.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $50

Location:
Diversionary Theatre
4545 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92116
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Dates and times:
Ongoing until Sunday, February 25 - 2018
Thursdays - 7:00 PM
Fridays - 8:00 PM
Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM
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