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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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< Sunday, March 17, 2019 >


All Day 26th Annual San Diego Latino Film Festival Media Arts Center San Diego presents the 26th annual San Diego Latino Film Festival. The festival will occupy five screens for eleven days and will present over 100 films from Latin America, the United States and Spain. There will be opening-night and closing-night parties with the 4rd Annual Sonido Latino Beer & Wine Festival, Q&A sessions with visiting filmmakers, and free student outreach screenings. Audiences will have the rare opportunity to meet filmmakers and actors from all over the world.

Sortable List of Festival Films

Complete Film Schedule:



Admission/Cost: For films - $12.00 General, $10.00 Students and Seniors. Festival packs and passes available. Additional charge for some special events.

Locations:
AMC 18 Fashion Valley Cinema
7037 Friars Road
San Diego, CA 92108
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Media Arts Center
2921 El Cajon Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92104
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from March 14 to March 24
Times and venues vary

For more information, please visit: www.2019.sdlatinofilm.com
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego events

Stage

Beethoven
Until March 24, 2019

Beyond Babel
Until March 30, 2019

Chaps
Until April 14, 2019

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

Exhibitions and Art

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

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 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

Chinese Kite Workshop
Ongoing Saturday until March 30

Chinese Embroidery Workshop
Ongoing Saturday until March 30

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

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays
2:00 PM House of Ireland Lawn Program Enjoy a cup of tea and soda bread in the House of Ireland's replica of an old Irish cottage hearth and be transported to the Emerald Isle. Relax and enjoy the traditional Irish dance music or sing along to your Irish favorites. There may be Irish dancers about; feel free to join in if your feet get jumpy.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
International Cottages
House of Pacific Relations
Balboa Park
2125 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
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Sunday, March 17 - 2:00 PM

For more information, please call (619) 234-0739 or visit: www.houseofireland.org
2:00 PM St. Patrick's Lucky Adventure It's your lucky day. There's plenty of fun to be had at Fort Cross as we celebrate and learn some history about St. Patrick himself! Together, we'll kick up our heels for an Irish jig with jug band music. See the snakes that he drove away from Ireland! Target some four leaf clovers! Visit our special animal friends. And venture into a land of leprechaun magic as you seek to find special treasures. Add some costumed photography fun with Julian Olde Time Photo to complete your day's adventure. Activities Include Irish Dance with Jug Band participation, Reptile Show, Slingshots, Petting Zoo, Scavenger Hunt with items to keep and take home.

Admission/Cost: $15 - $20

Location:
Fort Cross Old Timey Adventures
4425 Highway 78,
Santa Ysabel, CA 92070
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Sunday, March 17 - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.fortcross.com
2:00 PM Stage: The Pirates of Penzance MiraCosta College stages Gilbert and Sullivan's masterpiece about swashbuckling pirates, sentimental lovers, bumbling British policemen, lovely maidens, and a stuffy "model of a modern major general." Once a pirate, always a pirate? Tracy Williams directs.

Admission/Cost: $13 - $18

Location:
MiraCosta College
One Barnard Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056
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Dates and times:
Ongoing from Thursday, March 7 until Sunday, March 17, 2019
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 7:30 PM
Saturday and Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.miracosta.edu
3:00 PM Music from the British Isles Concert Enjoy an evening of music from England, featuring the music of two of England's most revered Nationalist composers of the 20th century.

The orchestra will be performing Ralph Vaughn Williams' iconic "Fantasia on a Theme" by Thomas Tallis, "The Wasps Overture," and his poignant and rousing "English Folk Song Suite."

The concert will conclude with the mysterious "Enigma Variations" composed by Sir Edward Elgar. Please join us for a wonderful concert of music from the British Isles.

Conducted by Branden Muresan.

Admission/Cost: $8 - $10

Location:
MiraCosta College Oceanside
1 Barnard Dr.
Oceanside, CA
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Dates and times:
Saturday, March 16 - 7:30 PM
Sunday, March 17 - 3:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.miracosta.edu
4:00 PM Music: Billy & the Swamp Critters The family concert series at La Jolla United Methodist Church continues with an afternoon of great entertainment. Come hear Gulf Coast Music (a gumbo of Cajun/Zydeco and Texas Swing) with accordion, guitar, bass, fiddle and drums, along with vocals.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
La Jolla United Methodist Church
6063 La Jolla Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92037
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Sunday, March 17 - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM Stage: Julius Caesar Ambition. Murder. Betrayal. Beware the ides of March 2019. New Match Collective is proud to present its production of Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar," featuring an all-femme and non-binary cast. "The Life and Death of Julius Caesar" tells the tale of ambition and greed, jealousy and power, friendship and loyalty. It is dog eat dog....but will there be a top dog?

Admission/Cost: $20 - $25

Location:
Dorothea Laub Dance Place
2650 Truxton Road
Liberty Station
San Diego, CA
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Dates and times:
From March 14 to March 17
Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday - 7:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday Matinee - 3:00 PM
8:00 PM Music: Phillip Kunia Galdeira Hawai'iana features Kunia Galdiera and Matt Akiona in a musical voyage celebrating the people and culture of Hawaii with the 8 violins of the Hutchins Consort. Phillip Kunia Galdeira was raised in Waianae on the island of Oahu. Kunia is named after his late Grandfather Gabby Pops Pahinui, a respected legend in Hawaiian music. He is both a versatile vocalist and outstanding ukelele player, equally at home singing the traditional songs his grandfather made famous 70 years ago as well as current rock, blues, reggae and many other styles.

Admission/Cost: $10 - $17.50

Location:
St. Andrews Episcopal Church
Encinitas, CA
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Friday, May 17 - 8:00 PM
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