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Friday, Oct 18
All Day Stage: Las Quinceañeras
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM A Conversation With Artist José-María Cano
10:30 AM Worshop: The Mexico-California and Mexico-Texas Relationships
12:00 PM San Diego International Film Festival
3:30 PM Stage: ¡Vuela!
6:00 PM San Diego Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
6:00 PM Noche De Muertos Market
6:30 PM Documentary Film: Recuperando el Paraiso
7:00 PM Lecture and Book Signing: Luis González Palma
7:00 PM Stage: The Sound of Music
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Dogman + Short: Cyclamen
7:30 PM Indian Music: Sammilan / A Jugalbandhi
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:30 PM Stage: Calafia At Liberty
8:00 PM German Film: Gundermann
Saturday, Oct 19
All Day Stage: Las Quinceañeras
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:30 AM Global Empowerment Summit
10:00 AM Arch in the Park
11:00 AM San Diego International Film Festival
11:00 AM Mexican Folk Art Cross Making Class
12:00 PM Dia de los Muertos At La Vista Memorial
12:00 PM Filipino-American History Celebration
12:00 PM Bahia Fest
12:30 PM Stage: ¡Vuela!
2:00 PM Lawn Program: House of Austria
2:00 PM North Coast Symphony: Russian Romance
2:00 PM Stage: The Sound of Music
4:00 PM Bridge of Love Fundraiser
4:00 PM 12th Annual Festival Of Lights
5:00 PM Armenian Culture Night
6:00 PM The Bulls of St. Agata Charge Little Italy
6:00 PM San Diego Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:00 PM Refugee Songs: A Musical Journey
7:00 PM Stage: The Sound of Music
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Italy Exported (Shorts)
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:30 PM Stage: Calafia At Liberty
Sunday, Oct 20
All Day Stage: Las Quinceañeras
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM San Diego International Film Festival
10:00 AM Sukkot Harvest Festival
10:30 AM German Film: Rocca Changes The World (Rocca Verändert Die Welt)
12:30 PM Stage: ¡Vuela!
2:00 PM Lawn Program: House of Czech & Slovak Republics
2:00 PM Stage: Foxfire
6:00 PM Music & Dance: Danyavaad & The Shimmy Sisters Reunion
6:00 PM Music: Ali Azimi
6:00 PM San Diego Ballet: A Midsummer Night's Dream
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Benedetta Follia + Short: Scent of the Stars
7:30 PM Stage: Calafia At Liberty
Monday, Oct 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Napoli Velata + Short: The Same Name
Tuesday, Oct 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Film & Discussion: Puzzle
6:00 PM Coco: Sugar Skull Paint Night
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Come un Gatto in Tangenzial + Short: The Loony Boxer
7:30 PM Book Signing: Kate Quinn
Wednesday, Oct 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Wine Tasting: Northern Italy
6:00 PM French Film: Moka
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Euforia + Short: Postcard
Thursday, Oct 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Talk: Racism in German and American Cinema of the Twenties
6:00 PM UNA Discussion: Our Planet, Our Future
7:00 PM Book Signing: Rut Sepetys
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: A Casa Tutti Bene + Short: The Place of Happiness
8:00 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
Friday, Oct 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM Talk with Potter Shumpei Yamaki
2:00 PM Book Signing: J. Elke Ertle
6:00 PM Film & Discussion About Race, Mental Health & Community
7:00 PM Music: Clave Dura
7:00 PM Opera: Aida
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: Selfie + Shorts: Shine, Beauty
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
8:00 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
Saturday, Oct 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Balboa Park Halloween Family Day
11:00 AM City Heights El Dia de los Muertos
12:00 PM Encinitas Dia de los Muertos Celebration
2:00 PM Black Life: A Conversation
2:00 PM Stage: Sense & Sensibility
2:00 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
2:00 PM San Diego Symphony Plays Music from Coco
5:30 PM SDIFF Gala & Italy Exported Awards
7:30 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
8:00 PM Stage: Sense and Sensibility
9:30 PM Comedy: Dante Chang
Sunday, Oct 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Kimchi Workshop
2:00 PM Opera: Aida
2:00 PM Stage: Sense & Sensibility
2:00 PM Stage: Foxfire
7:00 PM Keali'i Reichel
7:30 PM SDIFF Film: L’uomo Che Comprò la Luna
7:30 PM Stage: Amazing Adventures Of The Marvelous Monkey King
Monday, Oct 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Population Aging and Korea’s Economy
Tuesday, Oct 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM In Celebration of Toni Morrison: Reflecting on a Legend
6:00 PM Coco: Sugar Skull Paint Night
Wednesday, Oct 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Thursday, Oct 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Calendar

< Saturday, October 12, 2019 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego Events

Stage

Intimate Apparel
Until October 20, 2019

Noura
Until October 20, 2019

Man of La Mancha
Until October 27, 2019

Bad Hombres/Good Wives
Until October 27, 2019

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

Exhibitions and Art

Hanjialin Bao - Between Black and White
Until January 26 2020

39th Annual International Art Exhibition
Until October 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

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
All Day Hola Mexico Film Festival The San Diego Latino Film Festival will be hosting the Hola Mexico Tour 2019 at the Media Arts Center's Digital Gym. The film festival brings 9 of Mexico's recent hits and soon-to-be art-house classics to the Digital Gym Cinema. Over the course of the week, a variety of films are shown including:

• Las Niñas Bien
• Mirreyes vs. Godinez
• Ocho de Cad Diez
• Si Yo Fuera Tú
• La Boda de Mi Mejor Amigo
• Dulce Familia
• El Ombligo de Guie'dani
• Como Si Fuera la Primera Ve
• 108 Costuras

*All films are presented in Spanish with English subtitles.

Film screenings begin at 11:00 AM and continue into the evening of each day. The movies range between comedy, drama, revenge, family, marriage and more!

Admission/Cost: $8.50 to $11 for individual screenings. Passes available.

Location:
Digital Gym
Media Arts Center
2921 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92104
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Dates and times:
From Friday, October 11 to Thursday, October 17
Films begin at 11:00 AM and continue throughout the day and evening.
Exact times for each day can be found HERE
8:00 AM San Diego British Car Day The 40th Annual British Car Day, a display of British cars and motorcycles, features hundreds of cars. Food vendors will be available. All cars and motorcycles built in Great Britian are eligible to participate in the show. Participants bring their cars from all over the Southwest, West Coast, Canada and beyond. Online registration to show your vehicle is $30 and is available on the ­website.

Admission/Cost: Free - $30

Location:
Spanish Landing Park
4077 N. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, October 12 - 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
9:00 AM Ocean Beach Oktoberfest The Ocean Beach Oktoberfest - a uniquely Southern California salute to the celebration of German culture and fun. Mark your calendar for the 2019 OB Oktoberfest on Friday, October 11, and Saturday, October 12! This beachside festival will be located on Newport Ave & Abbott St. in Ocean Beach
San Diego.

On Friday, October 11, the Beer Garden in the pier parking lot opens at 4:00 PM with live entertainment, food, and featuring Jose Sinatra at his wildest!

Be sure to return to this beachside festival on Saturday, October 12, where the grassy area at the foot of Newport Avenue will be activated at 9:00 AM with delicious food, merchandise booths, and a beachside stage featuring musicians from Rock & Roll San Diego.

At 11:00 AM, the Beer Garden in the pier parking lot opens with exciting contests, live entertainment and so much more. The Brew Fest will take place Saturday from 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM featuring local breweries, including OB Brewery, Belching Beaver, Culture Brewing Co., Hodad's Brewing Co., Kilowatt Brewing, Mike Hess Brewing Co., Pizza Port, Two Roots Brewing Co., and Bay City Brewing Co. Each brewery will feature one style of beer.

Admission/Cost: $5 - $20

Location:
Newport Avenue & Abbott Street
San Diego, CA
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Dates and times:
Friday, October 11 - 4:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 9:00 AM

For more information, please visit www.oceanbeachsandiego.com
10:00 AM Filipino American Arts & Cultural Festival The Filipino American Arts & Culture Festival, better known as FilAmFest, is an event for all ages to enjoy and learn more about Filipino and Filipino American culture. This event will be featuring culinary arts, music, martial arts, literature, dance, and more.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
School of Creative and Performing Arts
2425 Dusk Drive
San Diego, CA 92139
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Saturday, October 12 - 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 470-0555 or visit: www.filamfest.com
10:00 AM Workshop: The Piñata as a Narrative A Contemporary Piñata Workshop with Artist Diana Benavidez at Shop Mingei: In this workshop, you will use the piñata as an object of expression by decorating and/or manipulating a piñata to convey a personal narrative or message. This workshop will encourage you to experiment with color, pattern, text, images, and objects not commonly found in traditional piñata-making techniques. Alongside the history and folklore of piñatas, Benavidez will share her own hybrid methods of using this craft for expression and storytelling.

Admission/Cost: $30 - $45

Location:
Shop Mingei
Arts District Liberty Station
2640 Historic Decatur Road
San Diego, CA 92106
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Saturday, October 12 - 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
10:00 AM Stage: The Three Musketeers To fulfill his dream of becoming a Musketeer, young d'Artagnan heads for Paris and into a world of romance, intrigue, and action. There, he joins with Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, vowing to stand "all for one and one for all" in their war against the Cardinal. Max Bush's dramatization brings to the stage all the excitement and derring-do of this classic story as Alexandre Dumas originally penned it in 1844.

Admission/Cost: $16

Location:
North Coast Repertory Theatre
987-D Lomas Santa Fe Drive
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Dates and times:
From Thursday, October 10 to Sunday, October 13, 2019
Thursday, October 10 - 10:00 AM
Thursday, October 10 - 6:00 PM
Friday, October 11 - 10:00 AM
Friday, October 11 - 6:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 6:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM Latin American Art Fair LAAF 2019 will feature a juried Latin American art exhibition and Latin cuisine, craft Mexican beer, wines from Valle de Guadalupe, BC., and a variety of music and performance entertainment.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Bread & Salt
1955 Julian Avenue
San Diego, CA 92113
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Dates and times:
Saturday, October 12 - 11:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
11:00 AM San Diego Serbian Festival The 47th Annual San Diego Serbian Festival: Serbian culture is centered on its Orthodox Christian faith, food, and music. Many Americans have come to savor the flavorof Serbian food. Attendees will been joying some of their favorites such as burek (pastry filled with meat orcheese), cevapcici (barbequed mincedbeef & pork sausage), raznjici (bbq grilled pork); plus a number of pastries (apple and cherry pita), baklava,walnut strudel, and Serbian Coffee (Serb version of espresso). In 2019, our popular Palachinke (Serbian crepes), will be offered in a new flavor, Rose Hip jam spread. Once again the featured regional salad will be Sopska Salata (similar to aGreek Salad). And again, back by popular demand is Sarma (Serbian Cabbage Rolls) for the 2019 event… The spirit of Serbian ethnic heritage is expressed and instilled through dance, song, and music. Folklore dance performances by the local Morava Folklore group exhibits the spirit of Serbian ethnic heritage.

Admission/Cost: Free - $3

Location:
St. George's Serbian Orthodox Church
3025 Denver Street
San Diego, CA 92117
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Saturday, October 12 - 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM
1:00 PM EdUCate! Oktoberfest In addition to a feast of German food, beer and music, there are contests, games and activities that will keep everyone amused all afternoon. If you're up to it, try to climb the climbing wall. You can ride the Old Town Trolley to go to and from the event.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Standley Park
3585 Governor Dr
San Diego, CA
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Saturday, October 12 - 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM
1:00 PM Stage: The Importance of Being Earnest Two well-to-do bachelors spend time with various family and friends in town and in the country - and sometimes to get out of some of these social obligations each uses a fictious, poorly behaved brother, or an all-too-often ill friend to get out of, or go to, town. Add to the mix the one false identity, an overbearing matriarch, two young women pushing the confines of their social position, a careless governess, the town vicar, plus two servants who can turn the story on a dime, and it all makes for a most earnest tale.

Admission/Cost: $12 - $20

Location:
Village Presbyterian Church
6225 Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
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Dates and times:
Friday, October 11 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
2:00 PM Stage: The Three Musketeers To fulfill his dream of becoming a Musketeer, young d'Artagnan heads for Paris and into a world of romance, intrigue, and action. There, he joins with Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, vowing to stand "all for one and one for all" in their war against the Cardinal. Max Bush's dramatization brings to the stage all the excitement and derring-do of this classic story as Alexandre Dumas originally penned it in 1844.

Admission/Cost: $16

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

Dates and times:
From Thursday, October 10 to Sunday, October 13, 2019
Thursday, October 10 - 10:00 AM
Thursday, October 10 - 6:00 PM
Friday, October 11 - 10:00 AM
Friday, October 11 - 6:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 6:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM Stage: The Sound of Music Helix Charter High School presents The Sound of Music, based on the real life story of the Von Trapp Family singers. Maria, the tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey, becomes a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with seven children. She brings a new love of life and music into the home.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $10

Location:
Helix High School
7323 University Avenue
La Mesa, CA 91942
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Dates and times:
Friday, October 11 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 7:00 PM
Thursday, October 17 - 6:00 PM
Friday, October 18 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, October 19 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 19 - 7:00 PM
2:00 PM Stage: Picasso at the Lapin Agile The year is 1904. Albert Einstein, a 25-year-old patent clerk, waits for his date at the Lapin Agile, a Parisian watering hole, when 23-year-old Pablo Picasso drops in to meet a recent conquest who is hoping for a return engagement. Einstein is a year away from transforming physics with his theory of relativity and the young painter will soon set the art world afire with Cubism. But at this moment, they are drawn to each other by a mutual sense of self confidence and curiosity. Kept company over the course of their evening by an amusingly incontinent barfly, a gullible yet lovable bartender, a wise waitress, and a surprise visitor from beyond, the two geniuses' conversation bounces like excited molecules and sweeps like bold brush strokes over art, science, love, existence, and the unknown.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $15

Location:
Stagehouse Theatre
Grossmont College
8800 Grossmont College Drive
El Cajon, CA 92020
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Dates and times:
Thursday, October 10 - 7:00 PM
Friday, October 11 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 7:00 PM
2:00 PM Polish Festival The annual Polish Festival in San Diego is a wonderful cultural celebration in Pacific Beach all about Polish culture, traditions and cuisine.

Polish Festival is a tribute to our Polish heritage, our pride as American citizens, and San Diegans, and an expression of the legendary Polish hospitality. During the festival there will be performances by Polish folk dancers and various musical bands. We offer delicious polish food and the best genuine imported polish beer. A wide variety of commemorative t-shirts, hats, and other apparel will be available for purchase during the event.

Admission/Cost: $5 (children under 16 free)

St. Maximilian Kolbe Polish Roman Catholic Mission
1735 Grand Avenue
San Diego, CA 92109
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Dates and times:
Friday, October 11 - 5:00 PM to 11:30 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
4:00 PM Noche de Muertos Market Come hang out, shop, eat and listen to some sweet tunes by our local Djs. Bring your best muertos costume and cruise through Barrio Art Crawl.
Kid friendly, pet friendly, open to the publi

Admission/Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Barrio Logan Flea Market
1900 Main St.
San Diego, CA 92113
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Saturday, October 12 - 4:00 PM to 9:00 PM
5:00 PM Stage: The Importance of Being Earnest Two well-to-do bachelors spend time with various family and friends in town and in the country - and sometimes to get out of some of these social obligations each uses a fictious, poorly behaved brother, or an all-too-often ill friend to get out of, or go to, town. Add to the mix the one false identity, an overbearing matriarch, two young women pushing the confines of their social position, a careless governess, the town vicar, plus two servants who can turn the story on a dime, and it all makes for a most earnest tale.

Admission/Cost: $12 - $20

Location:
Village Presbyterian Church
6225 Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92091
MAP

Dates and times:
Friday, October 11 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
6:00 PM Stage: The Three Musketeers To fulfill his dream of becoming a Musketeer, young d'Artagnan heads for Paris and into a world of romance, intrigue, and action. There, he joins with Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, vowing to stand "all for one and one for all" in their war against the Cardinal. Max Bush's dramatization brings to the stage all the excitement and derring-do of this classic story as Alexandre Dumas originally penned it in 1844.

Admission/Cost: $16

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

Dates and times:
From Thursday, October 10 to Sunday, October 13, 2019
Thursday, October 10 - 10:00 AM
Thursday, October 10 - 6:00 PM
Friday, October 11 - 10:00 AM
Friday, October 11 - 6:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 6:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM Documentary Play: Seven Created with the support of Vital Voices Global Partnership, the play is a collaboration between the playwrights and seven female activists from around the globe who faced life-threatening obstacles before bringing heroic changes to their home countries of Pakistan, Nigeria, Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Russia and Cambodia. Their stories of overcoming adversity to effect real change and improve Created with the support of Vital Voices Global Partnership, the play is a collaboration between the playwrights and seven female activists from around the globe who faced life-threatening obstacles before bringing heroic changes to their home countries of Pakistan, Nigeria, Ireland, Afghanistan, Guatemala, Russia and Cambodia. Their stories of overcoming adversity to effect real change and improve the lives of women will inspire everyone. October 12, 2019 | 7:00 pm

Admission/Cost: $33 - $52

Location:
David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre
Lawrence Family JCC
4126 Executive Drive
La Jolla, California 92037
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Saturday, October 12 - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM Opera: Romeo and Juliet Romeo and Juliet is the ageless tale of love and tragedy. This opera version is told by 75 performers, including cast, orchestra, and a ballet. Narrations are added occasionally to help the audience member grasp the story as it unfolds.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $40

Location:
California Center for the Arts
340 N. Escondido Boulevard
Escondido, CA 92025
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Dates and times:
Friday, October 4 - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 6 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.www.pacificlyricassociation.com
7:00 PM Music: Carlos Rivera Mexican singer Carlos Rivera makes his first headline appearance at downtown's House of Blues on October 12. The 32-year-old earned nearly instant fame as a winner on the Hispanic talent show La Academia. That led to signing with Sony music and becoming the youngest actor ever to play the male lead in stage productions of Disney's Beauty and the Beast. The theater has continued to be a launchpad to mainstream success, with major roles in The Lion King and Mamma Mia!, and he played Andres Salinas in around 80 episodes of the TV show El Hotel de los Secretos.

He's released five albums, the most recent being Guerra from last year, which spawned a hit single called "La Solución" featuring Laura Pausini. A dramatic mini-movie is streaming online that serves as a video for the track "Sería Más Fácil," possibly/probably intended as a demo reel introducing himself to Hollywood producers as a potential leading man. The HOB show is all ages.

Admission/Cost: $45 - $85

Location:
House of Blues
1055 Fifth Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
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Saturday, October 12 - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM Music: Sultans of Swing "We love to expose people to sounds they might not have heard before," explains violinist and bandleader Chris McKhool, summarizing the mission statement of the groundbreaking and acclaimed world music ensemble. "And we love collaborating with other artists."

Over the past dozen years and six albums, McKhool and his bandmates — co-founding guitarist Kevin Laliberté, bassist Drew Birston, Cuban percussionist Rosendo Chendy Leon and second guitarist Eddie Paton — have excelled at both. Thrilling listeners around North America with their genre-hopping fusion of Celtic reels, flamenco, Gypsy jazz, Arabic, Cuban, and South Asian rhythms, Sultans of String celebrate diversity and creativity with warmth and virtuosity. And they often do it with artists such as Paddy Moloney and The Chieftains, Richard Bona, Benoit Bourque (Bottine Souriante), Nikki Yanofsky, Alex Cuba, Ruben Blades, Crystal Shawanda and Ken Whiteley.

Admission/Cost: $25

Location:
Museum of Making Music
5790 Armada Drive
Carlsbad, CA
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Saturday October 12 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
7:00 PM Indian Music & Dance SangamSD, UCSD's oldest South Asian organization, invites you to dance your heart out at our highly anticipated Raas Garba 2019!

Whether you know how to do Garba or have never done so before, join us! We will have students teaching the steps to the dances at the event.

Admission/Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Price Center West Ballroom
U.C. San Diego
La Jolla, CA
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Saturday, October 12 - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
7:00 PM Stage: Picasso at the Lapin Agile The year is 1904. Albert Einstein, a 25-year-old patent clerk, waits for his date at the Lapin Agile, a Parisian watering hole, when 23-year-old Pablo Picasso drops in to meet a recent conquest who is hoping for a return engagement. Einstein is a year away from transforming physics with his theory of relativity and the young painter will soon set the art world afire with Cubism. But at this moment, they are drawn to each other by a mutual sense of self confidence and curiosity. Kept company over the course of their evening by an amusingly incontinent barfly, a gullible yet lovable bartender, a wise waitress, and a surprise visitor from beyond, the two geniuses' conversation bounces like excited molecules and sweeps like bold brush strokes over art, science, love, existence, and the unknown.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $15

Location:
Stagehouse Theatre
Grossmont College
8800 Grossmont College Drive
El Cajon, CA 92020
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Dates and times:
Thursday, October 10 - 7:00 PM
Friday, October 11 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 7:00 PM
7:00 PM Stage: The Sound of Music Helix Charter High School presents The Sound of Music, based on the real life story of the Von Trapp Family singers. Maria, the tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey, becomes a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with seven children. She brings a new love of life and music into the home.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $10

Location:
Helix High School
7323 University Avenue
La Mesa, CA 91942
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Dates and times:
Friday, October 11 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 7:00 PM
Thursday, October 17 - 6:00 PM
Friday, October 18 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, October 19 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, October 19 - 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Stage: Foxfire Set in rural America, in the heart of southern Appalachia, Foxfire is about the strength of family, the burnished love of a long marriage, and the values that have sustained this nation. It is laced with music by Jonathan Brielle, with live stage performances by a 4-piece bluegrass band.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $29

Location:
Sunshine Brooks Theatre
217 N. Coast Highway
Oceanside, 92054
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Ongoing from Friday, October 11 until Sunday, October 27, 2019
Fridays - 7:30 PM
Saturdays - 7:30 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM Music: Tinariwen Tinariwen is a Tuareg group that performs a guitar-centric branch of Malian music that, to the untrained ear, is reminiscent of Ali Farka Touré's, but is far more rock-oriented and percussive. All of the band's musicians originate from the southern Sahara; the group's name, meaning "empty places," is a reflection of their land of origin. The band formed in the rebel camps of Colonel Gaddafi, as each of the musicians had been forced from their nomadic lifestyle into involuntary military service. Surrounded by a displaced nation of their peers, Tinariwen forged a new style of music, trading their traditional lutes and shepherd's flutes for electric guitars and drums.Age limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $35 - $62

Location:
Belly Up Tavern
143 S. Cedros Avenue
Solana Beach, CA 92075
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Saturday, October 12 - 8:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Bad Hombres/Good Wives Don Ernesto, a muy macho cartel lord of Sinaloa, is used to getting exactly what he wants. In this case, what he wants is Eva — the young woman he sent to a convent to be trained to become his perfect, submissive wife. En route to meet her future husband, Eva bumps into Mario, the dreamboat son of a rival Narco capitán, and her heart leaps. Will Mario "rub out" Don Ernesto? Will Don Ernesto "rub out" Mario? Or will there be a double Narco wedding bringing peace to the town? Lust, love and war are in the air, along with lots of festive Mexican banda songs.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $77

Location:
San Diego Repertory Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA
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Dates and times:
From Thursday, October 8 to Sunday October 27, 2019
Thursday, October 3 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Friday, October 4 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 5 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 6 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Tuesday, October 8 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday, October 9 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Thursday, October 10 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Friday, October 11 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Sunday, October 13 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Wednesday, October 16 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Thursday, October 17 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Friday, October 18 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 19 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Saturday, October 19 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 20 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Wednesday, October 23 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Thursday, October 24 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Friday, October 25 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, October 26 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Saturday, October 26 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, October 27 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
8:00 PM Opera: A Midsummer Night's Dream Artists: Rafael Payare, conductor Víkingur Ólafsson, piano Tasha Koontz, soprano Kira Dills-DeSurra, mezzo soprano Women of the San Diego Master Chorale Actors: Roger Mueller, Jill Shellabarger, Matthew Krause, Susan Shunk, Jonathan Mastro, Brad Armacost and Scott Rad Brown Text Adaptation and Stage Director: Gerard McBurney Video Projections: Mike Tutaj REPERTOIRE ESTÉVEZ: Mediodía en el llano (Midday on the Plains) SCHUMANN: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54 MENDELSSOHN: Incidental Music to A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61 (with text by William Shakespeare) Please join us 45 minutes before the concert for "What's the Score?", a lively talk about the composers and the repertoire given by commentator Nuvi Mehta from the stage of Copley Symphony Hall. ABOUT Hear Felix Mendelssohn's music as it was meant to be experienced, as a stellar cast of actors presents an abridged version of William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, accompanied by Mendelssohn's magical score! But first, journey to Rafael Payare's homeland and experience the beauty of the Venezuelan countryside with Antonio Estévez's Midday on the Plains. Also, sensational young pianist Víkingur Ólafsson gives his interpretation of the ultimate "piano concerto as love letter," Robert Schumann's Piano Concerto in A minor, dedicated to Clara Schumann.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $100

Location:
Jacobs Music Center/Copley Symphony Hall
750 B Street
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Friday, October 11 - 8:00 PM
Saturday, October 12 - 8:00 PM
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