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Saturday, Jan 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM Hawaiian Hula Workshops
10:00 AM San Diego Travel & Adventure Show
10:30 AM Talk: Dining Out in Paris Before There Were Restaurants
1:30 PM Talk: Chicano Park & Its Amazing Murals
2:00 PM Book Signing: Black-on-White: A Personal Discovery
2:00 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
5:00 PM Artist Exhibition Reception: Sana Saadeh
7:00 PM Book Signing: Mickey Brent: Broad Awakening
7:00 PM Music: Omar Chaparro
7:30 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
8:00 PM Talk: Beyond The Score - Symphonie Fantastique
8:00 PM Stage: And Then There Were None
9:00 PM Music: Marauak
Sunday, Jan 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:55 AM Film: Bolshoi Ballet's La Bayadere
10:00 AM Tu B'shvat Festival
11:00 AM San Diego Travel & Adventure Show
12:55 PM Film: Bolshoi Ballet's La Bayadere
2:00 PM Rafael 'Fallo' Mareyna Art Reception
2:00 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
2:00 PM Stage: And Then There Were None
4:00 PM Indian Cultural Art Showcase
7:00 PM Cinema Under the Stars: Casablanca
Monday, Jan 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM 30th Martin Luther King Day Celebration
1:00 PM Film & Discussion: MLK: The Assassination Tapes
2:00 PM 39th Annual Martin Luther King Day Parade
7:30 PM Lecture: Leonardo - Tracing the Arc of the Renaissance
Tuesday, Jan 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: I Am Not Your Negro
7:00 PM Film: Bolshoi Ballet's La Bayadere
7:30 PM Cuban Dance Series Workshops
Wednesday, Jan 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 AM #ChinaToo: The Feminist Awakening in the People’s Republic
6:00 PM Dinner & Talk: Native Voices - Steve Newcomb
8:00 PM Music: Celso Pińa
Thursday, Jan 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM Talk: Vladimir Vysotsky, a Russian Cultural Legend
6:30 PM Kumeyaay Talks: Blood of the Band
7:00 PM Stage: Aubergine
7:00 PM Film: Lasciati Andare (Let Yourself Go!)
7:30 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
Friday, Jan 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
3:00 PM Talk: From a Rural Village in Mexico to Global Social Impact
7:30 PM Lecture: Leonardo - Tracing the Arc of the Renaissance
7:30 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
8:00 PM Music: Ozomatli, Cut Chemist, Chali 2na
8:00 PM Stage: Aubergine
8:00 PM Stage: And Then There Were None
Saturday, Jan 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
7:00 PM An Evening of Middle Eastern Classical Music
7:30 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
8:00 PM Stage: Aubergine
8:00 PM Stage: And Then There Were None
9:00 PM Stage: Familiar
Sunday, Jan 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
2:00 PM Stage: And Then There Were None
7:00 PM Stage: Aubergine
Monday, Jan 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Jan 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Familiar
7:00 PM Stage: Aubergine
7:30 PM Cuban Dance Series Workshops
Wednesday, Jan 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Aubergine
7:00 PM Stage: Familiar
8:00 PM Beijing Dance Theater
Thursday, Jan 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM San Diego Black Film Festival
7:00 PM Stage: Aubergine
7:30 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
Friday, Feb 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM San Diego Black Film Festival
7:30 PM Stage: Becoming Dr. Ruth
8:00 PM Stage: Aubergine
8:00 PM Stage: And Then There Were None
Calendar

< Sunday, November 18, 2018 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego events

Stage

Mama Mia!
Until February 24, 2019

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

Exhibitions and Art

Salvador Dali Exhibition
Until December 29, 2018

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

Qi Gong Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays
10:30 AM Film: Mission Sputnik After her beloved uncle is expelled to West Berlin, a young East German girl builds a teleporting machine with the help of her friends so she can visit him, but the experiment goes awry and her whole village is transported to West Berlin on Nov. 9, 1989.

This film is brought to you by the German Currents Kino film series. In German with English subtitles.

Admission/Cost: $7.50 - $11

Location:
Digital Gym
Media Arts Center
2921 El Cajon Blvd
San Diego, CA 92104
MAP

Sunday, November 18 - 10:30 AM
11:00 AM Brazilian Drum and Dance Workshops with Sambada Learn Afro-Brazilian drumming and dancing from Dandha and Sambada! All levels are welcome to attend, drums will be provided but please bring your own appropriate instrument if you have one.

Schedule:
11:00 AM - Percussion Workshop
12:30 PM - Afro-Brazilian Dance Workshop

Admission/Cost: $25 per class or $35 for both classes

Location:
Worldbeat Cultural Center
Balboa Park
2100 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP - [Park Map]

Sunday, November 18 - 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.worldbeatcenter.org
2:00 PM Stage: Miss Bennet-Christmas at Pemberly New Village Arts presents the San Diego premiere of Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon's holiday sequel to Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice. Two years after the novel ends, Mary is bored with her status as the forgotten middle sister. An unexpected guest at the family gathering may catch her eye. Kristianne Kurner directs.

Admission/Cost: $33 - $36

Location:
New Village Arts Theatre
2787 B State Street
Carlsbad, CA 92008
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Friday, November 16 to Sunday, December 23, 2018
Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday Matinees - 3:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM Talk: The History of Yiddish Theater How old is Yiddish theater? Is it just plays that get translated into Yiddish? Wait, isn't Yiddish dead? Don't be a nudnik! Come learn the answers for yourself!

Jana Mazurkiewicz Meisarosh, founder and director of the Yiddish Arts and Academic Association of North America—and a Ph.D. candidate in Yiddish theater at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor—will give the presentation.

Light refreshments will be provided.

All ages are welcome!

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Temple Adat Shalom
Fischlowitz Center
15905 Pomerado Road
Poway, CA 92064
MAP

Sunday, November 18 - 2:00 PM
2:00 PM Book Signing: Broad Awakening Opportunity to meet local, multicultural author, Mickey Brent at Warwick's. Mickey Brent spent nearly two decades living in Europe and writes quirky stories about Europeans, their diverse cultures, languages and lifestyles. Please visit www.mickeybrent.com for more information about Mickey and her recent LGBTQ novels, Underwater Vibes and Broad Awakening, published by Bold Strokes Books.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Warwick's
7812 Girard Avenue
San Diego, CA 92037
MAP

Sunday, November 18 - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 454-0347
2:00 PM Stage: Persuasion A Navy Captain returning from war a hero discovers that the woman who had hastily broken off their engagement years before remains unmarried. But he is still wounded from her snub, and she has a wealthy suitor in the wings...

Funny, heartwarming & amazingly relevant, Persuasion is a gorgeous musical of Jane Austen's brilliant final novel with its unforgettable heroine Anne Elliot.

Admission/Cost: $28 - $58

Location:
Lamb's Players Theatre
1142 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing until from Thursday, November 8 to Sunday, November 18, 2018
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays and Saturday - 8:00 PM
Saturday Matinees - 4:00 PM
Wednesdays and Sundays - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM Music: Rhapsody in Bluegrass Come hear St. Mark's Chancel Choir, along with local bluegrass musicians, sing a Christmas cantata based on American folk songs, spirituals, bluegrass-styled carols and original gospel songs. This same music was performed last year at Carnegie Hall when the St. Mark's Chancel Choir joined 200 voices to debut this music composed and directed by Joseph Martin. There will be a reception following the concert.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
St. Mark's United Methodist Church
3502 Clairemont Drive
San Diego, CA 92117
MAP

Sunday, November 18 - 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 273-1480
6:00 PM Classical Music From Bohemia, Dvořák, Smetana, Drdla Enjoy a Bohemian program consisting of beautiful melodious pieces of Antonín Dvořák, Bedřich Smetana, and František Drdla. The program will be performed by Trio Encore and Duo Yrion: Ondřej Lewit violin, Irina Bendetsky piano, Gordon Grubbs cello; narrated by Marketa Hancova.

Beautiful music, a beautiful ambiance of a special arts & crafts venue of Point Loma Assembly, delicious food, selective drinks, fun audience!

Doors open at 5:30 PM, concert starts at 6:00 PM

Admission/Cost: $18 - $22

Location:
Point Loma Assembly
3035 Talbot St.
San Diego, CA 92106
MAP

Sunday, November 18 - 6:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Persuasion A Navy Captain returning from war a hero discovers that the woman who had hastily broken off their engagement years before remains unmarried. But he is still wounded from her snub, and she has a wealthy suitor in the wings...

Funny, heartwarming & amazingly relevant, Persuasion is a gorgeous musical of Jane Austen's brilliant final novel with its unforgettable heroine Anne Elliot.

Admission/Cost: $28 - $58

Location:
Lamb's Players Theatre
1142 Orange Avenue
Coronado, CA 92118
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing until from Thursday, November 8 to Sunday, November 18, 2018
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays and Saturday - 8:00 PM
Saturday Matinees - 4:00 PM
Wednesdays and Sundays - 2:00 PM
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