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'I Am Big Bird' Focuses On The Man Inside The Plumage

May 15
By Beth Accomando
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"Sesame Street’s" Big Bird is one of the most iconic children’s characters ever created and the new documentary "I Am Big Bird" (opening May 15 at The Digital Gym Cinema) looks to the man who has brought this giant puppet to life.

USD's 'Rembrandt: A Decade Of Brilliance' Allows People To Look Over The Artist's Shoulder

May 15
By Beth Accomando
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University of San Diego’s Hoehn Family Galleries is currently hosting the exhibit, "Rembrandt: A Decade of Brilliance, 1648-1658," and it’s an eye-opening showcase of prints from the Dutch painter and printmaker.

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Delivers An Action Film That Puts Plot In The Back Seat

May 15
By Beth Accomando
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It’s been three decades since the last "Mad Max" movie. Now we get a new Max with Tom Hardy, but director George Miller returns to the driver’s seat to provide an adrenaline rush on "Fury Road." The film opens Friday throughout San Diego.

2015 One Book, One San Diego Pick Announced

May 13
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The winning selection for the 9th annual One Book, One San Diego community reading program is "Shadow of the Wind" by Spanish novelist Carlos Ruiz Zafón.

Art About Jamaican Dancehall On View At Lux Art Institute

May 13
By Angela Carone
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Jamaican artist Ebony G. Patterson makes tapestries featuring the world of dancehall music, fashion, and culture.

Balboa Park's Timken Museum Appoints New General Manager

May 11
By Angela Carone
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Megan Pogue, a former vice president at the San Diego Symphony, will be the first general manager at the Timken Museum of Art.

Independent Eye's 'King Lear' Kicks Off Puppetry Festival

May 8
By Beth Accomando
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On Friday night, 10th Avenue Theater and the San Diego Guild of Puppetry kick off a month of puppetry performances with the Independent Eye’s "King Lear." Two actors use 20 puppets to bring Shakespeare to vivid life.

'Black Souls' Has One Foot In Mob Genre, One In The Art House

May 8
By Beth Accomando
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Just when you think there’s no fresh blood to be found in the mob film along comes "Black Souls" (opening May 8 at Reading's Gaslamp and Town Square Cinemas) from Italy to prove you wrong.

Replica San Salvador Ship Nears Completion

May 5
By Katie Schoolov
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Four years into the monumental task, reconstruction of the San Salvador is almost complete. The 200-ton Spanish Galleon brought the first European, Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, to San Diego Bay nearly 500 years ago. Now, despite delays, it's expected to launch by the end of May.

Festival Brings New Orleans Music, Flavors To San Diego

May 5
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Grammy winners Michael Doucet and BeauSoleil will headline Gator by the Bay, the annual festival celebrating zydeco, blues and crawfish, at Spanish Landing Park.