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Tuesday, Nov 21
All Day Free Admission to Mingei International Museum
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
5:30 PM Native American Beading Class
6:00 PM Music: Liliy Afshar
6:30 PM Film: Even in the Rain
6:30 PM Book Discussion: The Sandcastle Girls
6:30 PM Film: Even The Rain (También la Lluvia)
7:00 PM Art of Elan
8:00 PM Music: Kishi Bashi with Tall Tall Trees
Wednesday, Nov 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
9:00 PM Music: Tribal Theory
Thursday, Nov 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM Thanksgiving in Spain
7:00 PM Film: The Diary of Anne Frank
Friday, Nov 24
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:00 PM New West Ballet Presents 'The Nutcracker'
7:00 PM San Diego Academy Of Ballet And Ballet Institute of San Diego's 'Nutcracker'
7:30 PM Comedy: Rex Navarrete
8:00 PM Film: The Diary of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Film: The Big Sick
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
9:30 PM Comedy: Rex Navarrete
Saturday, Nov 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:30 AM Nature Walk from Kumeyaay Lake
11:00 AM Film: The Red Shoes
11:00 AM Art: Sumi-e Ten (Japanese paintings)
2:00 PM San Diego Academy Of Ballet And Ballet Institute of San Diego's 'Nutcracker'
2:00 PM New West Ballet Presents 'The Nutcracker'
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
5:00 PM Art: A MesoAmerican Experience
5:00 PM Barrio Art Jam
7:00 PM New West Ballet Presents 'The Nutcracker'
7:00 PM San Diego Academy Of Ballet And Ballet Institute of San Diego's 'Nutcracker'
7:30 PM Comedy: Rex Navarrete
8:00 PM Music: Magdi Elhusseini and Zamman
8:00 PM Music: Ella Fitzgerald Tribute
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
8:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Film: The Big Sick
8:30 PM Music: Sami Beigi
9:30 PM Comedy: Rex Navarrete
Sunday, Nov 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
11:00 AM Art Sumi-e
11:00 AM Film: The Red Shoes
2:00 PM New West Ballet Presents 'The Nutcracker'
2:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
2:15 PM Film: Lawrence of Arabia
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
7:00 PM Comedy: Rex Navarrete
7:00 PM Film: Lawrence of Arabia
Monday, Nov 27
All Day Film: Wings of Desire
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
5:00 PM Book Signing: Eugenie Buchan: A Few Planes for China
Tuesday, Nov 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:30 AM Jacque Nunez: 'Journey to the Past'
6:30 PM Film: Three The Hard Way
Wednesday, Nov 29
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
6:00 PM Music: Ines Iawati & Sophie Webber
7:00 PM A Night of Stories For Peace: Journeys
7:00 PM Irish Christmas in America
Thursday, Nov 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 AM Film: Empire of the Sun
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
4:45 PM Film: Empire of the Sun
6:00 PM By-Stander Intervention: Rapid Response Training
7:00 PM Author Isabel Allende In Conversation - "In The Midst of Winter"
7:00 PM Film: The Diary of Anne Frank
8:00 PM Film: Empire of the Sun
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
Friday, Dec 1
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
3:00 PM International Christmas Festival
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
8:00 PM Film: The Diary of Anne Frank
Saturday, Dec 2
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
12:00 PM International Christmas Festival
2:00 PM Music: Jessica Fichot
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
8:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
8:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
Sunday, Dec 3
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
10:00 AM San Pasqual Battle Day
1:00 PM Hanukkah Afternoon
2:00 PM Stage: Black Pearl Sings!
2:00 PM House of Ukraine
2:00 PM Stage: The Diary of Anne Frank
4:00 PM Amnesty Int'l North County Global Write-a-Thon
Monday, Dec 4
4:30 PM Festival: Global Winter Wonderland
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< Monday, June 26, 2017 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Exhibitions and Art

Trappings: Homage to the Horse and Other Steeds
Until November 12, 2017

Dia de los Muertos Exhibit
Until November 19, 2017

Four Treasures Of The Chinese Study
Until December 1, 2017

Modern Masters from Latin America: The Perez Simon Collection
Until December 2, 2017

Monet's Étretat: Destination & Motif At Timken
Until December 3, 2017

Memories Of Underdevelopment
Until February 4, 2018

Art of the Americas
Until February 18, 2018

Indonesian Shadow Puppets
Until March 1, 2018

Jewels of India
Until March 1, 2018

Barrio Art Crawl
Ongoing, every 2nd Saturday of each month

Art of East Asia
Until December 31, 2019

Arts of Iran
Until January 31, 2019

Art Of The 20th Century
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

German Expressionism
Ongoing until December 31, 2019

Dan McCleary, Etchings And Studies: Taller De Grabado Oaxaca 2000 - 2016

Kanban, Traditional Shop Signs Of Japan
Ongoing until October 8, 2017

Kids

Kids Meet Mandarin
Ongoing Fridays

Chinese Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Spanish Storytime
Ongoing Mondays

Bilingual Storytime
Ongoing Fridays

Classes and Workshops

Irish Gaelic Conversation Circle
Ongoing Tuesdays - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Tai Chi Workshop
Ongoing Saturdays

Shakespeare&Tea
Ongoing Sundays

African Dance Class
Ongoing Sundays

Dancing With The Brush: Chinese Brush Painting And Calligraphy
Ongoing Tuesdays

Middle-Eastern Drum and Belly Dance Class
Ongoing Mondays

Salsa Class
Ongoing Tuesdays

Urban Art & More
Ongoing Tuesdays

Mandarin Meetup
Ongoing Wednesdays

Cultural Tours and Excursions

San Diego Chinese Historical Museum & Garden Tour
Ongoing, every 1st Saturday of each month

Little Italy Culinary Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

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

Lucha Libre Mexican Wrestling in Tijuana
Ongoing, Select Fridays

Tijuana Street Art Trek with Panca
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Street Eats
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Brewery Tour
Ongoing, Select Saturdays

Tijuana Market Hop
Ongoing, Select Sundays

Tijuana Seafood Food Tour
Ongoing Saturdays

Tijuana Foodie Adventure
Ongoing Saturdays,Tuesdays,Sundays

Ensenada Mexico Pacific Ocean Coastal Tour

Baja Mexico Grand Tour

Tijuana Foodie Adventures

Brews + Chews & Views: Tijuana Walking Tour
Ongoing Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays until Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Other

Tea with The Bard
Ongoing, first Sunday of each month

Kirtan Musical Meditation
Ongoing, Thursdays

Frankie & Maria's Italian Wedding, A Not-So-Ordinary Interactive Dinner Theater
Ongoing, Saturdays, Fridays

Jewish Film Festival
Ongoing, Everyday

Belly Dance Greek Dinner Show
Ongoing, Fridays, Saturdays

Haad Sai Thai Food
Ongoing, Thursday

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Mi Casa Su Casa, Or How to get 175 Roommates As Perfect Strangers from all over the planet invade his house, AirBnB host James Carey describes how to deal with people sharing your bathroom, the extremely odd requests that they make, and the very strange things they leave behind. The one-person comedy "talks about the differences and the commonalities that bind us together as humans."

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
The Geoffrey Off Broadway
923 1st Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Thursday, June 22 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Sunday, June 25 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Monday, June 26 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Thursday, June 29 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Saturday, July 1 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 235-9500
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM Stage: Unanswered Questions From Mexico, 2016 Fringe Award-winning artists Contracuerpo Laboratorio Escenico present a work inspired by the myth of Sisyphus. "Punished by the gods for crimes against nature, he is forced to push a stone up a mountain. The stone rollsdownhill every morning, and he must push it back up once again. Where does he find the renewed impetus?"

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Centro Cultural de la Raza
2125 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Sunday, June 23 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Friday, June 25 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Monday, June 26 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Wednesday, June 28 - 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, July 2 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdfringe.org
7:00 PM Stage: El Nogalar Amigos del Rep presents a staged reading of Tanya Saracho's adaptation of Anton Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard. It's modern day Northern Mexico, "where class pressure and social turmoil threaten traditions, families, land, and lifestyle. When they return to their home, the Galvan family find the Mexico they once knew has been taken over by a drug war."

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
San Diego Repertory Theatre
79 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA
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Monday, June 26 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 544-1000 or visit: www.sdrep.org
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Stage: Lifegate From Italy. Giorgia Mazzucato, Italian actress, writer, and director, weaves together the stories of three characters, as they fight for love, success and eventually, cathartic emotions and life. The performance is in English.

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Spreckels Theatre
121 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Saturday, June 25 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Sunday, June 26 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, June 29 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Saturday, July 1 - 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Sunday, July 2 - 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

For more information, Please visit www.sdfringe.org
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Stage: El Umbral de Lilith From Mexico: La Nave Teatro presents a drama in Spanish that raises questions about the life of a woman, "las contradicciones socioculturales que han tergiversado la naturaela humana. La soledad, la locura, lo magico, y la ilusion forma parte de su travesia."

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Centro Cultural de la Raza
2125 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Monday, June 26 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Wednesday, June 28 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Thursday, June 29 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 358-3537 or visit: www.sdfringe.org
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Stage: Twelve Nights with Viola & Olivia A Stage of Our Own" theater collective presents a workshop production of a feminist/LGBT retelling of Shakespeare's drama by local playwright Hannah Miyamoto. "In an enchanted town during the Italian Renaissance, a beautiful countess meets a boy, falls in love, and asks him to marry her. However, her true love is really a girl."

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Rosewood Five
1150 7th Avenue (Bsmt)
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Thursday, June 22 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Friday, June 23 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Monday, June 26 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Thursday, June 29 - 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Saturday, July 1 - 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdfringe.org
8:15 PM Shakespeare Film Screenings At The Globe As a compliment to The Old Globe's summer stage productions, there will be free screenings of Shakespearean cinema throughout the summer.

The series is curated by Artistic Director Barry Edelstein, and some films will be introduced by KPBS film critic Beth Accomando. All screenings are free and general admission seating is first-come, first-served. Lineups begin an hour before each screening.

The schedule includes:

A Midsummer Night's Dream, June 26 at the outdoor Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Film begins at 8:15:00 PM
Directed by Julie Taymor, this imaginative adaptation was filmed with a live audience during its 2014 New York run.

King Lear, July 17 in the Old Globe Theatre. Film begins at 7:00 PM
A 1971 version under the direction of Peter Brooks. It was filmed in a bleak and frozen Danish landscape and stars Paul Scofield as King Lear.

Looking for Richard, Aug. 7 in the Old Globe Theatre. Film begins at 7:00 PM
Inspired by Richard III, Al Pacino's documentary explores the play's history and meaning, gathering opinions from renowned scholars to random New Yorkers.

Romeo + Juliet, Aug. 28 at the outdoor Lowell Davies Festival Theatre. Film begins at 8:00 PM
This updated version was directed by Baz Luhrmann and stars Claire Danes as Juliet and Leonardo DiCaprio as Romeo.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Old Globe Theatre
1363 Old Globe Way
San Diego, CA
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Dates and times:
Monday, June 26 - 8:15 PM
Monday, July 17 - 7:00 PM
Monday, August 7 - 7:00 PM
Monday, August 28 - 7:00 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 234-5623
9:00 PM - 10:00 PM Stage: Awkward but Graceful "Female Al Pacino meets Golden Girl." Nataša flees the Austrian countryside to America "with naive dreams of Hollywood stardom but ends up stranded in the madness of Washington Heights."

Age limit: 18+

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
Rosewood Five Studios/Theatre
1150 Seventh Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Friday, June 23 - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Saturday, June 24 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Monday, June 26 - 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Wednesday, June 28 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Sunday, July 2 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM

For more information, Please visit www.sdfringe.org
9:00 PM Comedy: Emil Amok Guillermo Self-described as Spalding Gray meets Ferdinand Marcos, Emil Guillermo tells the little known story of American Filipinos through his own experience: the son of an immigrant from the 1920s who made it to NPR. Where it not for racism, he'd be 86 years old now! Or murdered like his cousin.

Admission/Cost: $10

Location:
San Diego Institute of the Arts
Horton Plaza, 324 Horton Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101
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Dates and times:
Friday, June 23 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Saturday, June 24 - 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Sunday, June 25 - 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Monday, June 26 - 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Thursday, June 29 - 10:30 PM to 11:30 PM

For more information, please visit: www.sdfringe.org
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