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Thursday, Mar 21
All Day 26th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival
All Day Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival (Sakura Matsuri)
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Talk: U.S. Trade Policy Toward China
4:00 PM Talk: The Political Lives of Cows, Rivers, and Mountains in Contemporary India
7:00 PM Stage: Les Misérables (School Edition)
8:00 PM Music: Ladysmith Black Mambazo
8:30 PM Music: Malamana
Friday, Mar 22
All Day 26th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival
All Day Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival (Sakura Matsuri)
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM The 34th Annual International Expo & Cultural Fashion Show
6:00 PM Japanese Sake Tasting
7:00 PM Soccer Match: Mexico vs Chile
7:00 PM Music: Creosote
7:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
7:00 PM Stage: Les Misérables (School Edition)
7:30 PM Comedy: Paul Rodriguez
8:00 PM Music: Puccini's Glorious Mass
8:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
8:00 PM Film: Degas, Passion for Perfection
8:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
9:30 PM Comedy: Paul Rodriguez
Saturday, Mar 23
All Day 26th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival
All Day Japanese Cherry Blossom Festival (Sakura Matsuri)
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Japanese Brush Painting Exhibition
1:00 PM Talk: Archaeology of the Coronados Islands
2:00 PM Indigo Dye & Shibori Workshop
3:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
7:00 PM Music: At Home with Bulgarian Music
7:00 PM Stage: Les Misérables (School Edition)
7:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
8:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
8:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
9:00 PM Music: Boogaloo Assassins
Sunday, Mar 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM House of Iran Lawn Program
11:00 AM Japanese Brush Painting Exhibition
2:00 PM Stage: Cabaret
2:00 PM Stage: Les Misérables School Edition
2:00 PM Stage: Bullshot Crummond
3:00 PM Stage: The Pirates Of Penzance Jr.
4:00 PM Indian Music: Prasanna
4:00 PM Japanese Shibori Workshop
6:00 PM 11th Annual Brasil Jazz Festa
6:00 PM Music & Dance: Celtic Celebration
7:00 PM Comedy: Paul Rodriguez
7:30 PM Music: Roberto Carlos
Monday, Mar 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
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
7:30 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
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 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
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
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
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< Tuesday, January 29, 2019 >


10:00 AM Book Signing: Somewhere in Europe - The WWII Letters of Sam Lesner Sisters Judy Lesner Holstein and Roberta Lesner Bernstein will present their book Somewhere in Europe: The WWII Letters of Sam Lesner. He wrote letters to his wife daily in 1944-45 while serving in the U.S. army 130th General Hospital in France and Belgium. The letters were saved but hidden away until the sisters found them in 2004. Sam Lesner was an award winning film and nightlife critic with the Chicago Daily News for 50 years. His intention to write a book based on his letters was never fulfilled. The sisters carried out his wishes 74 years after his eloquent, poignant letters were written during WWII, which tell a universal tale of fear and generosity, brutality, and humanity. Call to rsvp for this free event: (858) 362-1141

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Drive
San Diego, CA 92037
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Tuesday, January 29 - 10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

For more information, please visit: www.lfjcc.org
6:00 PM Drama Workshop: Familiar The Old Globe will conduct a series of hands-on workshops for the new play, "Familiar" by Danai Gurira, about a Zimbabwe couple marrying in America. From page to stage, you'll learn about sets, makeup, costumes, dramaturgy, the whole works. Each of the seven workshops is stand-alone if you can't attend every one.

Age limit: 18+

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Lemon Grove Library
3001 School Lane
Lemon Grove, CA 91945
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Date and times:
Ongoing until Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Tuesdays, 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.oldglobe.org
7:00 PM Stage: Aubergine San Diego Repertory Theatre presents "Aubergine," an unforgettable story of love, family and the healing power of food.​

Ray believes in the power of food. As a gourmet chef, he's seen a bowl of berries help a woman to fall in love. He's heard stories of a meal prepared by a mother to keep a son from leaving home and moving to the other side of the world. Now with the help of his uncle, who arrives unexpectedly from Korea, Ray is tasked with preparing a family soup recipe to keep his father alive.

When words fail, a home-cooked meal transcends differences in this touching story of intergenerational connectedness, forgiveness and the sweetest spice of life: love. As a Korean family struggles to relate across emotional and cultural divides, it's the ingredients they share in common that lead to understanding. "Aubergine" is a mouthwatering meditation on the beauty of life where hope is no mere ingredient—it's the main course.

The show runs Jan. 24 through Feb. 17, 2019, in the Lyceum Space Theatre in Horton Plaza. Tickets can be purchased in-person at the San Diego REP Box Office, by calling the box office at (61) 544-1000, or online at sdrep.org

Admission/Cost: $25 - $69

Location:
Lyceum Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA
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Multiple dates from January 24 to February 17, 2019

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays & Sundays - 7:00 PM (No show 2/5)
Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Matinees 2/3, 2/9 & 2/16 - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdrep.org
7:30 PM Cuban Dance Series Workshops Ever want to know more about the dances of Cuba? I'll be back from studying with a dance school in CUBA this winter and am bringing all sorts of awesome Cuban Salsa moves back for you. Join me for this 4 Week Series where I'll share all the wonderful things I've learned in Cuba. Learn the differences between Puerto Rican and New York style Salsa (linear salsa we usually learn in Salsa classes) and Cuban, Casino, Son and Rumba.

Admission/Cost: $40

Location:
Coriography
1795 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92103
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Dates and times:
Tuesday, January 22 - 7:45 PM to 8:00 PM
Tuesday, January 29 - 7:45 PM to 8:00 PM
8:00 PM Music: Sergio Mendes The Grammy award-winning Latin music legend was one of first to hybridize bossa nova & samba together with popular music themes, crafting timeless hits like "Mas Que Nada"!

Admission/Cost: $50 - $88

Location:
Belly Up Tavern
143 South Cedros Ave
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Tuesday, January 29 - 8:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.bellyup.com
8:00 PM Theater: Isabella Rossellini's Link Link Circus Link Link Circus is at once comic and scientifically informed, arguing Darwin's theory of evolution that links humans to animals. The show is illustrated with legendary Isabella Rossellini's short comic films, home movies and animation. She transforms herself into philosophers of the past like Aristotle, René Descartes and a medieval theologian, while her dog Pan plays various animals, assisted by puppeteer and animal handler Schuyler Beeman. Judaism teaches that animals are part of God's creation and should be treated with compassion. God makes a covenant with the animals, just as he does with humans. Co-Directed by Guido Torlonia

Admission/Cost: $65 - $85

Location:
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, CA 92037
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Tuesday, January 29 - 8:00 PM

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