This weekend brings celebrations of black history and Mexican art, plus a former San Diego musician returns.
- Feb. 13
- By Nina Garin
Every year San Diego's theater critics award the best plays and musicals that were performed on San Diego stages, and this year's big winners include "In the Heights" and "The Ballad of Emmett Till."
This weekend brings a YouTube sensation, Greek heroines and a presentation of "Bold" dances.
A play running at the La Jolla Playhouse was inspired by a case that is now being decided by the U.S. Supreme Court. "The Cake" is about the controversy surrounding a baker’s refusal to create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.
It’s Super Bowl weekend, but what if you're not watching the game? Here are some options for other activities happening Sunday.
- Jan. 29
- By Michael Lipkin
"Cloud Tectonics" runs through Feb. 25 at New Village Arts in Carlsbad. It is a story of two brothers falling in love with the same woman. The play is about how love can stop and prolong time.
This weekend brings some high-profile musicians, plus a dose of magical realism.
The best student playwrights in California are getting the chance to see their work come to life at The Old Globe.
In "Vietgone," playwright Qui Nguyen tells the story of how his parents fled Saigon at the end of the Vietnam War and fell in love at a refugee camp in Arkansas.
The play, making its West Coast debut at Cygnet Theater, puts the spotlight on Henry VIII's sixth wife in a contemporary, re-imagined history.
North County is in the midst of transforming into an arts hub, and this weekend's exhibition of work by Niki de Saint Phalle and play based on a Jules Verne novel are good examples why.
Vantage Theater is committed to producing new works that have something to say. Its latest production is a world premiere called "The Color of Light" about artist Henri Matisse.
"Hamilton," the smash musical opens in San Diego this weekend and so many people are excited, even those who don't like theater.
This weekend features a Christmas concert, a free day of dance and the return of "Motown the Musical."