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Tuesday, Apr 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Discussion: Demystifying Diversity
1:00 PM Film: Bye Bye Germany
3:00 PM Film: Diplomacy
7:00 PM Film: Nureyev
7:00 PM Stage: Sweat
8:00 PM Film: Formentera Lady
Wednesday, Apr 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Stage: Sweat
8:00 PM Music: Mokoomba
Thursday, Apr 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Workshop: Italia for Travelers with Paola Baracco
3:00 PM Indigo Dye Shibori Workshop
6:00 PM Ignite & Activate San Diego Summit
7:00 PM Music: Aterciopelados & Los Amigos Invisibles
7:30 PM Film: Roma Cittŕ Aperta (Rome Open City)
7:30 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
8:00 PM Stage: Sweat
Friday, Apr 26
All Day Ignite & Activate San Diego Summit
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:30 PM Talk: Immigrant Resistance in the Deportation Nation
7:00 PM Opera Celebration Concert
7:30 PM The Diary of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Film: Wings of Desire
8:00 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
8:00 PM Stage: Nine
8:00 PM Stage: Sweat
Saturday, Apr 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM 33rd Annual Linda Vista Multicultural Fair & Parade
10:00 AM Art: Little Saigon Stories
10:00 AM Bonsai Spring Show
10:00 AM International Mobile Film Festival
10:00 AM Chase the Spring: Qing Ming Event
11:00 AM Little Italy ArtWalk
12:00 PM Hanamatsuri Celebration
12:00 PM Tequila and Taco Music Festival
1:00 PM Claudia Lyra: Brazilian Folktales and Music
2:00 PM House of Finland Lawn Program
6:00 PM Filipino Pamana Concert
7:00 PM Music: Parisa and Hamnavazan
7:30 PM Music: Pandit Kartik
7:30 PM The Diary of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
8:00 PM Stage: Nine
8:00 PM Stage: Sweat
10:30 PM Exhibit: Feeding A Thousand Souls
Sunday, Apr 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:30 AM Film: Pünktchen & Anton
11:30 AM Sake 101
2:00 PM Stage: Nine
7:00 PM Stage: Sweat
7:30 PM The Diary of Anne Frank
Monday, Apr 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM 29th Annual Multicultural Earth Day
Tuesday, Apr 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Witches' Night: An Exploration of Witches in Pop-Culture
7:00 PM Stage: Sweat
Wednesday, May 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:30 PM Debunking Myths: Migration, Criminalization of the Border. . .
6:30 PM Film: Angels Are Made of Light
7:00 PM Stage: Sweat
Thursday, May 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:30 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
8:00 PM Stage: Sweat
Friday, May 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:00 PM Cinco de Mayo Old Town
8:00 PM Stage: The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui
8:00 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
8:00 PM Stage: Nine
8:00 PM Stage: Sweat
Saturday, May 4
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Cinco de Mayo Old Town San Diego
8:00 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters
8:00 PM Stage: Nine
8:00 PM Stage: The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui
8:00 PM Stage: Sweat
Sunday, May 5
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM Cinco de Mayo Old Town San Diego
2:00 PM Stage: Nine
7:00 PM Stage: Sweat
8:00 PM Stage: The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui
Monday, May 6
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
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< Friday, April 26, 2019 >


All Day Ignite & Activate San Diego Summit Please join Cultural Vistas for a weekend of community-building, cross-cultural connection, and meaningful personal and professional skill development at the Ignite + Activate San Diego Summit. Co-Hosted by Cultural Vistas, ISOS Group, Hopscotch Labs, and the San Diego Diplomacy Council, the 3-day event will provide a platform for alumni and participants in international exchange programs and globally-minded San Diegans to more effectively drive change and impact their local and global communities.

Summit Schedule

Admission/Cost $45 - $65

Location:
The Point
1010 Santa Clara Place
San Diego, CA
MAP

Dates and times:
Thursday, April 25 - 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (At Ketch Grill and Taps)
Friday, April 26 - All Day
Saturday, April 27 - All Day
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

One Book - One San Diego events

Stage

Bullshot Crummond
Until April 20, 2019

Hedwig and the Angry Inch
Until April 21, 2019

Cabaret
Until April 28, 2019

Chaps!
Until May 19, 2019

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

Exhibitions and Art

On Being Gandhi: The Art and Politics of Seeing
Until May 10, 2019

Trinh Mai: That We Should Be Heirs
Until May 12, 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

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

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays
12:30 PM Talk: Immigrant Resistance in the Deportation Nation Professors Andrews and Prieto debut each of their new book projects on barriers to and opportunities for undocumented politics in the deportation nation. Andrews's Undocumented Politics: Place, Gender, and Pathways of Mexican Migrants and Prieto's Immigrants Under Threat: Risk and Resistance in the Deportation Nation together offer an analysis of the transnational relations, local political conditions, and gendered and racial hierarchies that reinforce immigrants' subordination at a time of unprecedented repression and create the conditions for the emergence of collective contention from these unlikely challengers. In this conversation between the authors, Andrews and Prieto reflect on the myriad ways that everyday life both enable and constrain immigrants' political mobilization and social mobility. The format for this session begins with brief presentations on from Professors Andrews and Prieto on their respective book projects, followed by a discussion between the authors and the audience.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Serra Hall, 200
Humanities Center
University of San Diego
5998 Alcala Park
San Diego, CA 92110
MAP - [CAMPUS MAP]

Friday, April 26 - 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
7:00 PM Opera Celebration Concert San Diego Opera and the Spreckels Organ Society team up for a very special concert of music inspired by the San Diego Opera's 2020 season! Hear famous arias from Aida, The Barber of Seville, and Hansel and Gretel, among others sung by San Diego Opera cast members with San Diego Civic Organist Raúl Prieto Ramírez playing the world's largest open-air musical instrument as the orchestra. Whether you regularly enjoy the Opera or have never done so, this is your chance to enjoy music in Balboa Park's most majestic open-air setting. Your no-cost admission is a gift from the City of San Diego, the San Diego Opera, and the Spreckels Organ Society.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Spreckels Organ Pavilion
1549 El Prado
Balboa Park
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP - [Park Map]

Friday, April 26 - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
7:30 PM The Diary of Anne Frank The American History Theater proudly presents the award-winning play: The Diary of Anne Frank. Directed by Melissa Malloy

Admission/Cost: $15 - $20

Location:
White Box Theatre at Liberty Station
2590 Truxtun Road #205
San Diego, CA 92106
MAP

Dates and times:
Outgoing from Friday, April 26 until Sunday, April 28 - 7:30 PM
8:00 PM Film: Wings of Desire Two angels, Damiel (Bruno Ganz) and Cassiel (Otto Sander), glide through the streets of Berlin, observing the bustling population, providing invisible rays of hope to the distressed but never interacting with them. When Damiel falls in love with lonely trapeze artist Marion (Solveig Dommartin), the angel longs to experience life in the physical world, and finds--with some words of wisdom from actor Peter Falk (playing himself) -- that it might be possible for him to take human form.

Wings of Desire is presented by the German Currents Kino series.

Admission/Cost: $7.50 - $11.00

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

Friday, April 26 - 8:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.digitalgym.org
8:00 PM Stage: The Servant of Two Masters A new version of the Italian comedy by Carlo Goldoni. When the trickster Truffaldino signs on to serve two masters in the hope of double wages and double dinners, chaos ensues. Directed by AJ Knox.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $36

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

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Friday, April 5 until Sunday, May 5, 2019
Thursdays - 7:30 PM
Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM Stage: Nine A comedy of autobiographical filmmaking, this musical follows the life of world famous film director, Guido Contini, as he prepares his latest picture and balances the numerous women in his life.

Admission/Cost: $25

Location:
Lamplighters Community Theatre
5915 Severin Drive
La Mesa, CA 91942
MAP

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Friday, April 19 until Sunday, May 19 - 2019
Fridays & Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sundays - 2:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.arts-people.com
8:00 PM Stage: Sweat A group of close friends share everything: drinks, secrets and laughs. When rumors of layoffs shake up the factory where they work, the fragile bonds of their community begin to splinter and a crime sends shockwaves across two generations. The neighborhood bar turns into a battleground where race, class, family and friendship clash.

Admission/Cost: $21 - $53

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

Dates and times:
Ongoing from Thursday, April 18 until Sunday, May 12
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Sundays - 7:00 PM
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays - 8:00 PM
Sunday Matinees - 2:00 PM
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