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San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Funny Ladies

San Diego's Top Weekend Events: Funny Ladies

Jan. 13
By Maureen Cavanaugh, Nina Garin

Four high-profile comedians will be in San Diego on the same day. Which one will you pick?

Steve Martin's 'Picasso' Brings All-Star Cast To Old Globe

Steve Martin's 'Picasso' Brings All-Star Cast To Old Globe

Jan. 6
By Nina Garin

Donald Faison and Hal Linden are among the cast of Martin's popular play, "Picasso at the Lapin Agile."

Ask KPBS/Arts: Should I Care About 'Rent?'

Ask KPBS/Arts: Should I Care About 'Rent?'

Jan. 5
By Nina Garin

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

Podcast Episode 103: Drunk Reindeer, Severed Heads And Christmas Sm...

Podcast Episode 103: Drunk Reindeer, Severed Heads And Christmas Smackdown

Dec. 15
By Beth Accomando

Cinema Junkie closes out 2016 with a tribute to the irreverent and hilarious musical revue "Christmas Smackdown." Warning: What follows pushes the boundaries of good taste to the breaking point ... and beyond.

‘The Wholehearted’ Takes Stage At La Jolla Playhouse

‘The Wholehearted’ Takes Stage At La Jolla Playhouse

Dec. 14
By Marissa Cabrera, Alison St John

“The Wholehearted” is a one-woman show that tells the story of a world champion female boxer who is training for a comeback after being brutally attacked by her own husband. It runs Wednesday-Sunday at the Playhouse.

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.

'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."

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