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Sunday, Aug 25
All Day San Diego International Kids' Film Festival
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:30 AM Film: Mountain Miracle (Amelie Rennt)
2:00 PM House of Puerto Rico Lawn Program
2:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With An Air Pump
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Music: Paula Fuga
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
8:00 PM Film: About Time
8:00 PM Stage: An Experiment With an Air Pump
Monday, Aug 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM The Face Behind the Art: Adolfo Guzman-Lopez
Tuesday, Aug 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Wednesday, Aug 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: Midnight in Paris
6:30 PM Film: Romeo + Juliet
8:00 PM Music: Gondwana
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Thursday, Aug 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Film: Dracula
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Friday, Aug 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM San Diego Filipino Cinema's Magic Hour Fest
5:00 PM Exhibition Opening: Black Life
6:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Powwow
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Saturday, Aug 31
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Pow Wow
1:00 PM Stage: Saints and Stars
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
3:00 PM SYDRO Music Festival
6:00 PM Book Discussion: Louise Penny
7:00 PM Songs Of The Soul -- The Music Of Sri Chinmoy
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Sunday, Sep 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
1:00 PM 49th Annual Barona Pow Wow
2:00 PM House of Ukraine Lawn Program
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Monday, Sep 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Sep 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Wednesday, Sep 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Thursday, Sep 5
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Friday, Sep 6
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
Saturday, Sep 7
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
7:00 PM Stage: The Underpants
8:00 PM Stage: Noel Coward's Private Lives
8:00 PM Stage: Romeo and Juliet
9:00 PM Indian Youth Festival of North America
Calendar

< Saturday, May 18, 2019 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Stage


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

Exhibitions and Art

Art and Empire: The Golden Age of Spain
Until September 2, 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
9:00 AM Business: Global Impact Summit In collaboration with Phi Beta Lambda at UC San Diego, Triton Consulting Group, Delta Sigma Pi (ΔΣΠ) - Omicron Sigma Chapter, Global Business Brigades at UCSD, Business Council of UC San Diego, and the Women in Business at UC San Diego we are proud to announce the 2nd Annual Global Impact Summit. This year GIS will focus on speakers from various sponsors that focus on impacting the world. Whether it is an innovative technology, a startup that is disrupting the market, or social entrepreneurs who are coming up with new ways to tackle problems faced by society, it is bound to be an extremely interesting event.

In addition to the various workshops and speakers, we will also host our 2nd Annual Case Study Competition at the conference, courtesy of Triton Consulting Group. The case study will focus on the developing issues in today's global world, the idea of corporate social responsibility, and the facets required for businesses to live in a world of diminishing resources. You will need to form a team prior to the case competition and sign-up through our google form.

Admission/Cost: FREE but please Register

Location:
The Great Hall
9500 Gilman Drive, #0550
U.C. San Diego
La Jolla, CA
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Saturday, May 18 - 9:00 AM to 2:50 PM
10:00 AM UC San Diego 9th Annual Powwow The UC San Diego 9th Annual Powwow showcases the culture and traditions of Native American communities from Southern California and around the country. It provides an opportunity for developing connections between UC San Diego and local Native communities in our area.

San Diego County is home to the largest number of Native American reservations in the country and we are excited about this opportunity for UC San Diego to once again host this honorable event, which highlights the strong historical traditions that are alive and well in Native American tribal communities. Our powwow will include key elements, such as cultural songs and dances, beautiful handmade regalia, recognition of distinguished tribal members, and community outreach. There will be plenty of native foods, artwork, jewelry and more. This is a public event, all are welcome and everyone is encouraged to attend.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Marshall Field
9500 Gilman Drive
U.C. San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Saturday, May 18 - 10:00 AM
11:00 AM The House of Norway Lawn Program The House of Norway is having their annual Lawn program. There will be knitting, hardanger, rosemaling, lefse making, and wood carving on display. There will be children's activities, The Norwegian Store has authentic goods for sale, The Norwegian Elk Hounds will be there to be pet, plus a great line up of entertainment. The traditional parade starts at 2p and goes around the inside of The International Cottages. There will also be waffles, lefse and more.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
HPR International Cottages
2191 W. Pan American Road
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP - [Park Map]

Saturday, May 18 - 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM
2:00 PM Stage: Spring Awakening Set in late 19th-century Germany, this musical tells the story of teenagers discovering the inner and outer tumult of teenage sexuality and the journey from adolescence to adulthood. Alternative rock is employed as part of the folk-infused rock score.

Admission/Cost: $25

Location:
Lyceum Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Dates and times:
From Saturday, May 11 to Sunday, May 19
Thursdays - 7:00 PM
Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday Matinees - 2:00 PM
Sunday Matinees - 4:00 PM
3:00 PM Stage: Pride and Prejudice The outspoken Elizabeth Bennet faces mounting pressure from her status-conscious mother to secure a suitable marriage. But is marriage suitable for a woman of Elizabeth's intelligence and independence? Especially when the irritating, aloof, self-involved… tall, vaguely handsome, mildly amusing, and impossibly aristocratic Mr. Darcy keeps popping up at every turn. Literature's greatest tale of latent love has never felt so theatrical, or so full of life as it does in this effervescent new adaptation. Age limit: 18+

Admission/Cost: $25 - $55

Location:
Cygnet Theatre
4040 Twiggs Street
San Diego, CA 92110
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Wednesday, May 15 until Sunday, June 16, 2019
Wednesdays and Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 7:00 PM
Saturday Matinee - 3:00 PM
Sunday Matinee - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM Cambodian Culture Show The Cambodian Student Association at UC San Diego would cordially like to invite you to our 14th Annual Culture Show: When One Door Closes, Another One Opens | ឱកាសមួយកន្លងផុតទៅ, ឱកាសមួយទៀតនៅរង់ចាំ

Welcome to Uncle Joe's Donuts! Meet the owner, Ming, who fled to the United States from the Khmer Rouge (Cambodian Civil War) as a teenager. She has big dreams to someday own a restaurant, but what happens when she meets some troubled neighborhood youths? Jake is trying to support his family after his older brother cuts town and leaves him to deal with his old gang. Hope just wants to live her dreams as a dancer, but her parents aren't so supportive. Carrie appears to be strong and confident, but she's still finding herself in some aspects. These four may be broken and lost as individuals, but together they learn about getting second chances and what it means to be a community. Join us as we explore their contemporary backgrounds of being Cambodian Americans!

Along with the play, we will also have fun dance pieces performed by our own CSA members and a guest performance by Khmer Dance Troupe!

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Price Center
9500 Gilman Dr
U.C. San Diego
San Diego, CA
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Saturday, May 18 - 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
7:00 PM Opera: Pagliacci Canio and Nedda are married, and the leads in an acting troupe, however Nedda is secretly having an affair with Silvio. Fearing Canio's anger, Nedda continues to hide the affair, and even goes as far to attempt to break it off with Silvio. The jealous man is ultimately driven to murder his wife and her lover.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $20

Location:
Star Repertory Theatre
329 East Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA
MAP

Dates and times:
Saturday, May 18 - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sunday, May 19 - 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
8:00 PM Music: Keb' Mo' Four-time GRAMMY winning singer, songwriter, guitarist and blues artist Keb' Mo' has cultivated a reputation as a modern master of American roots music through the understated excellence of his live and studio performances. Artists who have recorded his songs include B.B. King, Buddy Guy, the Dixie Chicks, Joe Cocker, Robert Palmer, Tom Jones, Melissa Manchester, Solomon Burke and the Zac Brown Band. And his list of collaborators is equally impressive: Bonnie Raitt, Taj Mahal, Vince Gill, Amy Grant, Jackson Browne, Natalie Cole, Lyle Lovett, India Arie, James Cotton, Bobby Rush, Timothy B. Schmit, Marcus Miller and many more.

Admission/Cost: $30 - $80

Location:
Poway Center for the Performing Arts
15498 Espola Road
Poway, CA 92064
MAP

Saturday, May 18 - 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
8:00 PM Music: Alejandra Guzmán Alejandra Gabriela Guzman Pinal is one of Mexico's most energetic, daring, talented and controversial rock singers. She is the daughter of the multitalented actress Silvia Pinal and early Spanish rock icon Enrique Guzman.

She has recorded 10 albums. So far her biggest success has been her third album Eternamente Bella, which sold over one million copies within a year of release. La Guzman (as she's commonly known) has a unique smoky voice and her concerts are like no other because she gives her best onstage. She's also known as "La Reina del Rock" (The queen or Spanish rock).

Admission/Cost: $44 - $104 (Parking: $20)

Location:
Pechanga Arena
3500 Sports Arena Blvd.
San Diego, CA
MAP

Saturday, May 18 - 8:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Spring Awakening Set in late 19th-century Germany, this musical tells the story of teenagers discovering the inner and outer tumult of teenage sexuality and the journey from adolescence to adulthood. Alternative rock is employed as part of the folk-infused rock score.

Admission/Cost: $25

Location:
Lyceum Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Dates and times:
From Saturday, May 11 to Sunday, May 19
Thursdays - 7:00 PM
Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Saturday Matinees - 2:00 PM
Sunday Matinees - 4:00 PM
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