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Actor Val Kilmer To Introduce His 'Citizen Twain' Film At Ken Cinema

Actor Val Kilmer To Introduce His 'Citizen Twain' Film At Ken Cinema

Dec. 5
By Beth Accomando

Actor Val Kilmer will be in San Diego on Dec. 8 to introduce his filmed one-man show "Citizen Twain" at Landmark's Ken Cinema.

Debate Over Who Wrote Shakespeare's Plays Won't Get Settled At San ...

Debate Over Who Wrote Shakespeare's Plays Won't Get Settled At San Diego Library

Dec. 5
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

Most academics think it's a settled question, but there are still skeptics who don't believe William Shakespeare wrote "Hamlet," "Romeo and Juliet" and the dozens of other plays commonly attributed to the man from Stratford-upon-Avon.

Ask KPBS/Arts: Is It Weird To Go To The Theater Alone?

Ask KPBS/Arts: Is It Weird To Go To The Theater Alone?

Dec. 1
By Nina Garin

Ask KPBS/Arts answers your weekly questions about what to do, where to go and what to watch around San Diego.

UCSD Lays Off 21 People From Department of Theater, Dance

UCSD Lays Off 21 People From Department of Theater, Dance

Nov. 25
By Beth Accomando, Katie Schoolov

UCSD informed 21 members of the Department of Theater and Dance on Nov. 9 that their jobs would end in January.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Holiday Plays Roundup

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Holiday Plays Roundup

Nov. 25
By Nina Garin

Looking for a holiday show? Here's a roundup of some of San Diego's favorite Christmas plays.

Ask KPBS/Arts: How Can I Snap Out Of My Post-Election Haze?

Ask KPBS/Arts: How Can I Snap Out Of My Post-Election Haze?

Nov. 10
By Nina Garin

Ask KBPS/Arts answers your weekly questions about what to do, where to go and what to watch around San Diego.

Hamiltunes Brings A Bit of 'Hamilton' To San Diego

Hamiltunes Brings A Bit of 'Hamilton' To San Diego

Nov. 7
By Nina Garin

Fans of "Hamilton: An American Musical" gather for San Diego's first-ever Hamiltunes singalong event.

SDSU Stages All-Female 'Julius Caesar'

SDSU Stages All-Female 'Julius Caesar'

Nov. 3
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh, Nina Garin

Directed by Delicia Turner Sonnenberg, Shakespeare's political play is re-imagined just in time for the 2016 presidential election.

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Have An Arty Halloween

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Have An Arty Halloween

Oct. 28
By Nina Garin

If you'd like to celebrate Halloween without a pumpkin patch or haunted house in sight, here are some options.

San Diego Opera's 'Cinderella' Is Darker But Still Charming

San Diego Opera's 'Cinderella' Is Darker But Still Charming

Oct. 21
By Beth Accomando, Katie Schoolov

If you think of the Disney animated film any time someone mentions "Cinderella" then think again. The new San Diego Opera production of Rossini’s "Cinderella" is darker and more complex but just as charming.

'Miss You Like Hell' Brings Broadway Stars To La Jolla Playhouse

'Miss You Like Hell' Brings Broadway Stars To La Jolla Playhouse

Oct. 26
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Michael Lipkin

The New York Times called it, "one of the most anticipated new musicals of the season to not have its premiere in New York."

'Lizard Boy,' A Coming-Of-Age Comic Book Superhero Musical

'Lizard Boy,' A Coming-Of-Age Comic Book Superhero Musical

Oct. 6
By Beth Accomando, Matthew Bowler

It started as a one-man show at Seattle Repertory Theatre and has since evolved into a three-person comic book rock musical now on stage at Diversionary Theatre.

Native American Rock Opera Comes To San Diego

Native American Rock Opera Comes To San Diego

Oct. 12
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

The new production "Something Inside Is Broken" about the Nisenan Indian tribe in Northern California and how it was affected by the gold rush comes to the California Center for the Arts this weekend.

Fall Arts 2016: Highlights From Theater, Music And Visual Arts

Fall Arts 2016: Highlights From Theater, Music And Visual Arts

Sept. 23
By Nina Garin, Alison St John

Arts writers Seth Combs, James Chute and Nina Garin discuss their top picks for San Diego's robust fall arts season.

Moxie Theatre's 'Peerless' Riffs On 'Macbeth'

Moxie Theatre's 'Peerless' Riffs On 'Macbeth'

Sept. 22
By Beth Accomando, Matthew Bowler

The playhouse strives to showcase female playwrights and plays with dynamic women characters. Its current production "Peerless" offers a reimagining of Shakespeare’s "Macbeth."

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