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Monday, Jun 17
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Film: Imitation of Life
7:00 PM Juneteenth Celebration: Crumbs from the Table of Joy
7:00 PM Film: Imitation of Life
Tuesday, Jun 18
All Day Free Admission to Japanese Friendship Garden
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM Film: The Favourite
7:00 PM Book Signing: B.A. Shapiro
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Wednesday, Jun 19
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
5:00 PM 11th Annual Taste of Little Italy
7:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Thursday, Jun 20
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
6:00 PM LGBTQ Migrant Shelter Fundraiser
7:30 PM Film: Amori Che Non Sanno Stare al Mondo
8:00 PM Music: Banda Machos
8:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Friday, Jun 21
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
7:00 PM Kamishibai Japanese Storytelling
7:00 PM Scottish Highland Games: Storytelling Sea Spells
7:00 PM Stage: The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare -Abridged
8:00 PM Jenny & the Mexicats and Bang Data
8:00 PM Film: Victoria
8:00 PM Stage: Move Over, Mrs. Markham
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
8:00 PM Stage: John Ferguson
8:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods
Saturday, Jun 22
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM 46th Annual San Diego Scottish Highland Games
2:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods
7:00 PM Stage: The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare -Abridged
7:30 PM Film: Like a Cat on a Highway
8:00 PM Stage: Move Over, Mrs. Markham
8:00 PM Stage: John Ferguson
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
8:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods
Sunday, Jun 23
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
9:00 AM House of Sweden Midsummer Celebration
9:00 AM 46th Annual San Diego Scottish Highland Games
10:30 AM Film: Queen of Niendorf
2:00 PM Stage: The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare -Abridged
2:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods
2:00 PM Stage: Move Over, Mrs. Markham
3:00 PM Stage: John Ferguson
7:00 PM Music: Yale Strom & Hot Pastrami
7:00 PM Music: Santana and the Doobie Brothers
7:00 PM Stage: A Walk in the Woods
7:30 PM Music: Grupo Intocable
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Monday, Jun 24
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
Tuesday, Jun 25
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Wednesday, Jun 26
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Thursday, Jun 27
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Friday, Jun 28
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Move Over, Mrs. Markham
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Saturday, Jun 29
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
8:00 PM Stage: Move Over, Mrs. Markham
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Sunday, Jun 30
All Day Ongoing and Extended Events
2:00 PM Stage: Move Over, Mrs. Markham
8:00 PM Stage: As You Like It
Calendar

< Sunday, June 2, 2019 >


All Day Ongoing and Extended Events

Spotlight

San Diego County Fair
From Friday, May 31 to Thursday, July 4, 2019

Stage

Pride and Prejudice
Until June 16, 2019

Sweeney Todd, The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
Until June 16, 2019

Gods of Comedy
Until June 16, 2019

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

Exhibitions and Art

Lung Hsiang Chinese Brush Painting Exhibit & Sale
Until July 8, 2019

Between Two Worlds
Until July 28, 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

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

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
12:00 PM Japanese Summer Festival Come join us for Shimbashi's 10th anniversary celebration at the Ocean View Deck. Enjoy live Japanese Taiko drumming, a Sake Expo, Japanese street foods, festival games, cultural performances, and more. There will be audience participation with an opportunity for you to play the taiko drums.

Admission/Cost: FREE - $30

Location:
Del Mar Plaza
1555 Camino del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92104
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Sunday, June 2 - 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
1:00 PM Stage: Fiddler on the Roof Story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and traditions that define faith and family. Featuring the Broadway classics "Tradition," "If I Were a Rich Man," "Sunrise, Sunset," "Matchmaker, Matchmaker" and "To Life." Movement and dance from Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter, based on original staging by Jerome Robbins.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $125

Location:
San Diego Civic Theatre
1100 Third Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Dates and times:
From Tuesday, May 28 to Sunday June 2, 2019
Tuesday, May 28 - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, May 29 - 7:00 PM
Thursday, May 30 - 7:00 PM
Friday, May 31 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, June 1 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, June 1 - 7:00 PM
Sunday, June 2 - 1:00 PM
Sunday, June 2 - 6:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.broadwaysd.com
5:00 PM Ballet: Don Quixote The Encinitas Ballet would like to invite you to experience the full of Spanish flair, comedy and romance dancing as we present "Don Quixote Ballet."

The Ballet "Don Quixote" is based on excerpts from the classic Cervantes story, "Don Quixote De La Mancha," choreographed by Marius Petipa to the music of Leon Minkus.

Internationally renowned dancers and choreographers Sayat Asatryan, and Olga Tchekachova, along with professional dancers and school bringing a captivating spirit of 17 Century Spain here in Southern California

Admission/Cost: $20 - $30

Location:
David H. Thompson PAC
La Costa Canyon High School
1 Maverick Way,
Carlsbad, CA
MAP

Sunday, June 2 - 5:00 PM
5:00 PM Community Divided/Humanity United Since the tragedies at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, students and survivors have turned their rage and sorrow into activism by organizing one of the largest youth-led movements in global history: March For Our Lives.

The Parkland students work together with other young leaders from across the country to advocate against gun violence, hold politicians accountable and combat the normalization of gun violence.

March For Our lives brings survivors of the Parkland shooting to San Diego to share its founders' New York Times bestselling book, "Glimmer of Hope," which details the foundational story of March For Our Lives and the students behind it.

NPR journalist Aubri Juhasz, declares that "'Glimmer of Hope' provides a blueprint for launching social change."

The event will host Parkland shooting survivors and March For Our Lives activists Sofie Whitney and Brendan Duff.

San Diego is just one of the many stops on their tour across America, which aims to educate young people, connect survivors and encourage voter registration.

Editor's Note: This kind of event is not normally posted to the Participant Observer, however, an exception was made because the Worldview Project will be staffing a table at the event and many of the mass shootings in schools, houses of worship and elsewhere are the result of xenophobic and racist intolerance and extremism.

Admission/Cost: FREE but Registration is required.

Location:
Garfield Theater
Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center
4126 Executive Dr.
La Jolla, CA
MAP

Sunday, June 2 - 5:00 PM
6:00 PM K-Von Comedy Show and Book Signing K-von is the most famous Half-Persian comedian in the world. Millions have seen his appearances on NETFLIX with Russell Peters, NBC's 'Last Comic Standing', and his popular TED Talk. He returns to the PCC for a family friendly evening of comedy + a book signing on Sunday, June 2. K-von will have his new book with him "Once You Go Persian" (which is full of funny stories & great unsolicited cultural advice!) Be sure to pick it up and get an autograph after the show. K-von's style is versatile yet relatable with storytelling and high-energy performances about a variety of mainstream topics. The best part about it, you don't have to be Persian to laugh at K-von's jokes. He is only half himself! Check him out on K-vonComedy.com or his popular youtube.com/KvonComedy and get your tickets to see him LIVE before they sell out! *** 100% English / Ages 10+ OK) (Some language & topics not suitable for little kids)

Admission/Cost: $15 - $45

Location:
Iranian American Center
6790 Top Gun St. #7
San Diego, CA 92121
MAP

Sunday, June 2 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.pccsd.org
6:00 PM Stage: Fiddler on the Roof Story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and traditions that define faith and family. Featuring the Broadway classics "Tradition," "If I Were a Rich Man," "Sunrise, Sunset," "Matchmaker, Matchmaker" and "To Life." Movement and dance from Israeli choreographer Hofesh Shechter, based on original staging by Jerome Robbins.

Admission/Cost: $25 - $125

Location:
San Diego Civic Theatre
1100 Third Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101
MAP

Dates and times:
From Tuesday, May 28 to Sunday June 2, 2019
Tuesday, May 28 - 7:00 PM
Wednesday, May 29 - 7:00 PM
Thursday, May 30 - 7:00 PM
Friday, May 31 - 7:00 PM
Saturday, June 1 - 2:00 PM
Saturday, June 1 - 7:00 PM
Sunday, June 2 - 1:00 PM
Sunday, June 2 - 6:00 PM

For more information, please visit: www.broadwaysd.com
7:00 PM Music: The Young Dubliners The Young Dubliners is an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1988. Their style of music has come to be called Celtic Rock for their fusion of Irish traditional instruments and music with modern rock. Age limit: 21+

Admission/Cost: $20 - $22

Location:
Belly Up Tavern
143 S. Cedros Avenue
Solana Beach, CA
MAP

Sunday, June 2 - 7:00 PM
7:30 PM Performance: Paper Cities Paper Cities is a 60 minute multi-disciplinary performance narrated through puppetry, animated and original film, soundscapes, music and manipulated objects. It questions the logic by which humans have interpreted the idea of the city. It engages the previous century's history of urban development, transmogrifying commerce and politics into poetry, prosthetics and paper. It explores colonialism and how this has led to the exploitation of natural resources. Questioning the very act of puppetry as a performative medium, Paper Cities explores what stories are being told and asks who is manipulating whom.

Performed with puppets, animated objects, original film, and live soundscapes by Kristopher Apple. Directed by Liam Clancy.

Compulsively watchable and endlessly inventive." Gabe Greene- Director of New Play Development, La Jolla Playhouse

Admission/Cost: $12 - $100

Location:
City Heights Performance Annex
3791 Fairmount Avenue
San Diego, CA
MAP

Dates and times:
Friday, May 31 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Saturday, June 1 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Sunday, June 2 - 7:30 PM to 8:30 PM
7:30 PM Music: La Adictiva La Adictiva Banda San Josť De Mesillas has become a radio and chart staple, as well as a touring sensation not just in Mexico, but in the United States.

They are currently nominated for Best Banda Song at Premios lo Nuestro, along with 3 previous Latin Grammy nominations for Best Banda Album and Best Regional Mexican Song.

Admission/Cost: $20 - $49

Location:
Del Mar Fairgrounds
2260 Jimmy Durante Blvd.
Del Mar, CA
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Sunday, June 2 - 7:30 PM
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