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Tuesday, May 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:30 PM Music: Roots of American Folk Music
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Wednesday, May 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Talk: Jewish Muslim Romance Films
6:00 PM Discussion: Ukraine: Russian Interference
6:00 PM Film: America's Untold Story
7:00 PM Jewish Poets of the Past
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Film: Porco Rosso
Thursday, May 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Art Workshop: Kokedama
12:30 PM Talk: The Making of Global China
4:00 PM Talk: A Korean Model of Economic Development
7:00 PM Stage: The Madres
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Friday, May 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: Firefly Dreams
6:00 PM Film: Coco
7:00 PM City Heights Dance Festival
7:30 PM Music: Natalia Lafourcade
8:00 PM Film: Hin Und Weg (Tour De Force)
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
8:00 PM Stage: The Madres
8:00 PM Stage: The Sisters Rosensweig
Saturday, May 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:30 AM Art Class: Kokedama
10:00 AM Harmony in Action Cross-Cultural Non-Profits Fair
2:00 PM Holocaust Survivor's Gripping Story
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
3:00 PM Music: Breizh Amerika
6:00 PM Music: Samahan
7:00 PM Music: Jenni Rivera tribute Concert
7:00 PM City Heights Dance Festival
7:30 PM Music: Breizh Amerika
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
8:00 PM Stage: The Sisters Rosensweig
Sunday, May 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM 38th Annual Ethnic Food Fair
2:00 PM City Heights Dance Festival
2:00 PM Stage: The Sisters Rosensweig
2:00 PM Stage: The Madres
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Monday, May 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Spring Luau USD
Tuesday, May 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:30 PM Lecture: 1918-Death In Vienna, City Of Dreams
Wednesday, May 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: America's Untold Story
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
Thursday, May 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Talk: The Rise and Fall of a Fraud Investigator in China
7:00 PM Stage: The Madres
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Friday, Jun 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
8:00 PM Stage: The Madres
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Saturday, Jun 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Music: Sam Hinton Folk Festival
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
3:00 PM Mabuhay Festival: Filipino Independence day
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
Sunday, Jun 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: The Madres
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns
7:00 PM Stage: Les Miserables
Monday, Jun 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Calendar

< Saturday, May 26, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage

Sherlock Holmes, The Final Adventure
Until May 19, 2018

The Sisters Rosensweig
Until May 27, 2018

The Madres
Until June 10, 2018

A Thousand Splendid Suns
Until June 24, 2018

Exhibitions and Art

The Big White Dress
Until July 1, 2018

Israel: 70 Years of Craft and Design
Until September 3, 2018

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

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

African Djembe Drumming
Ongoing Wednesday

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Shakespeare&Tea
Ongoing Sundays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Dancing With The Brush: Chinese Brush Painting And Calligraphy
Ongoing Tuesdays

Middle-Eastern Drum and Belly Dance Class
Ongoing Mondays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Urban Art & More
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

Tequila, Tacos, & Tombstones: Old Town Tour
ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Tijuana Street Food Tour
ongoing Saturdays, Sundays and Tuesdays

Puerto Nuevo Lobster Dinner
ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Seafood Tour
ongoing Fridays and Sundays

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum & Garden Tour
Ongoing, every 1st Saturday of each month

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

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

Lucha Libre Mexican Wrestling in Tijuana
Ongoing, Select Fridays

Tijuana Street Art Trek with Panca
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Brewery Tour
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Caesar's Restaurant & Downtown Tijuana Tour
Ongoing Fridays and Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Other

Flamenco Performance
Until December 29, 2018

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Dances of Universal Peace
Ongoing Saturdays

9:30 AM Art Class: Kokedama Kokedama is a traditional Japanese art form where moss is used as a container for a plant. Since class size is limited to 15 people, please call the store to make your reservation at (858) 513-4900. For the entrance fee, participants will have access to expert instruction and all the supplies needed (moss, soils, materials and plants) to make a moss ball. You are welcome to bring gloves and an apron to wear.

Admission/Cost: $28

Location:
Walter Andersen Nursery
12755 Danielson Court
Poway, CA 92064
MAP

Saturday, May 26 - 9:30 AM to 10:45 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 513-4900 or visit: www.walterandersen.com
10:00 AM Harmony in Action Cross-Cultural Non-Profits Fair Spend a peaceful and illuminating afternoon in Balboa Park learning more about the work done by many of the most impactful cross-cultural non-profit organizations operating in San Diego which are making the world a better place for all of us. Enjoy some international music, meet with proactive leaders and representatives, and find out how to get involved in the important work they do!


2018 Confirmed Participating Organizations:
(Click on logos to go to organization's home pages)



Border Angels
The International Folk Dancers of
Balboa Park

Center for World Music

SD International Sister Cities Assoc.
United Nations Association

CRY San Diego

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Patio B (next to Casa Del Prado Building)
Balboa Park
1549 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Saturday, May 26 - 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.harmonyinaction.org
2:00 PM Holocaust Survivor's Gripping Story The Lemon Grove Historical Society continues its Remembrance Project with Madeline Swidler Scott, whose childhood in Russia and German-occupied France in WW II is revealed in her memoir, Quiberon: And Life is Changed Forever. Her harrowing story of flight, risk, privation and unending fear is an object lesson in the horrors that drove the 20th century.

Age Limit: 18+

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Lemon Grove Library
3001 School Lane
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
MAP

Saturday, May 26 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 463-9819 or visit: www.host.evanced.info
2:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns The Old Globe Theatre, in association with American Conservatory Theater, presents Ursula Rani Sarma's drama, adapted from Khaled Hosseini's best-selling epic novel about three generations of Afghan women and their remarkable resilience. Carey Perloff directs.

Admission/Cost: $29 - $92

Location:
The Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Ongoing from Thursday, May 17 until Sunday, June 24, 2018
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Sundays- 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM Music: Breizh Amerika For the first time in San Diego, for the Brittany celebration week, the Breizh Amerika Collective will perform. ​The Collective's initiative brings together innovative musicians from Brittany, France and the United States to collaboratively work to create and produce original music and bring awareness to endangered traditions while developing durable Transatlantic links of cooperation and understanding.

A marriage of music, traditions and culture has been at the heart of the Collective's project, striving to incite American audience to discover Breton music, but also to allow musicians to interpret and mix different styles and sounds (jazz, Celtic, World, swing, Latin and folk).

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
San Diego French American School
6550 Soldedad Mountain Road
San Diego, CA 92037
MAP

Saturday, May 26 - 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.breizh-amerika.com
6:00 PM Music: Samahan The Samahan Filipino American Performing Arts & Education Center is excited to announce our inaugural concert of Philippine dances and music, which will primarily feature Samahan's junior dancers. Come celebrate and support second- and third-generation Filipino-Americans enriched by Philippine cultural arts. Samahan's junior dancers will give a heartening presentation of their cultural heritage through dancing popular Filipino folk dances and singing nostalgic songs. Live music accompaniment is provided by the acclaimed Samahan Rondalla and the Pakaraguian Kulintang Ensemble.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $30

Location:
David and Dorothea Garfield Theatre
4126 Executive Drive
San Diego, CA 92037
MAP

Saturday, May 26 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) -946 7409 or visit: www.samahanphilippinedance.com
7:00 PM Music: Jenni Rivera tribute Concert Dolores Janney "Jenni" Rivera Saavedra was an American singer, songwriter, actress, television producer, spokesperson, philanthropist and entrepreneur known for her work within banda and ranchera music genres.

Admission/Cost: $275 Mexican Pesos (approx $14.05 USD)

Location:
Rosarito Beach Hotel
Blvd. Benito Juarez 31 Centro,
Playas Rosarito, BC 22710
MAP

Saturday, May 26 - 7:00 PM to 11:59 PM

For more information, please call: 1(800) 343-8582 or visit: www.facebook.com
7:00 PM City Heights Dance Festival Stage 7 is proud to present the three day City Heights Dance Festival featuring the very best dance companies and artists in the San Diego Area. The festival will include original choreographies, gifted performing artists, and live music.

On Friday and Saturday evening the festival will feature the following dance companies:
- Axxiom
- City Ballet II
- Contemporary Arte in Movement
- Kidz Danz Kompany
- Cororado School of the Arts
- Zeffiro "Criticize/Applaud"
- Stage 7

On Sunday afternoon the Annex will open its doors to the adjacent park and host Folk and Traditional dance from around the world performed by:

- Sabor Andaluz
- Sohailas Shining Stars
- Capoeira Luanda
- Ballet Folklorico en Aztlan
- Pride of Polynesia
- Samahan Philippine Dance Company
- Ballet Folklorico Jalisciense
- Oma Ache

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
City Heights Performance Annex
3795 Fairmount Avneue
San Diego, CA 92105
MAP

Dates and times:
Friday, May 25 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, May 26 - 7:00 PM
Sunday, May 27 - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM Music: Breizh Amerika For the first time in San Diego, for the Brittany celebration week, the Breizh Amerika Collective will perform. ​The Collective's initiative brings together innovative musicians from Brittany, France and the United States to collaboratively work to create and produce original music and bring awareness to endangered traditions while developing durable Transatlantic links of cooperation and understanding.

A marriage of music, traditions and culture has been at the heart of the Collective's project, striving to incite American audience to discover Breton music, but also to allow musicians to interpret and mix different styles and sounds (jazz, Celtic, World, swing, Latin and folk).

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Stout Public House
1125 Sixth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Saturday, May 26 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 702-7933
8:00 PM Stage: A Thousand Splendid Suns The Old Globe Theatre, in association with American Conservatory Theater, presents Ursula Rani Sarma's drama, adapted from Khaled Hosseini's best-selling epic novel about three generations of Afghan women and their remarkable resilience. Carey Perloff directs.

Admission/Cost: $29 - $92

Location:
The Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Ongoing from Thursday, May 17 until Sunday, June 24, 2018
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Sundays- 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: The Sisters Rosensweig Patio Playhouse stages Wendy Wasserstein's comedy, which won the Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Play, is about three Jewish sisters who meet in London to celebrate the birthday of Sara, the oldest.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $18

Location:
Patio Playhouse Theatre
116 S. Kalmia Street
Escondido, CA 92025
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Friday, May 4 until Sunday, May 27, 2018
Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM
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