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'El Henry' Gives Shakespeare A 'Mad Max' Spin

June 20, 2014
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Shakespeare goes "Mad Max" as part of the La Jolla Playhouse/San Diego Rep Without Walls site-specific program. Go to the post-apocalyptic San Diego of “El Henry” (running through June 29 at SILO in Makers Quarter).

AAAHHHRRRTTT!!!: A Star Wars Art Show

June 17, 2014
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George Lucas' "Star Wars" films have inspired a diverse array of fan art and merchandise. Tuesday night Thumbprint Gallery serves up a one-night exhibit of 'Star Wars"-inspired works from San Diego artists.

Review: 'The Arrival Of Wang' Is Something To Celebrate

June 17, 2014
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Italian cinema is best known for neo-realism, spaghetti westerns and Sophia Loren. But Thursday at the Digital Gym Cinema you can find a rare science fiction film courtesy of the San Diego Italian Film Festival.

Interview: Annemarie Jacir, director of 'When I Saw You'

June 13, 2014
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Now living in Jordan and traveling for projects, Annemarie Jacir talked to Cinema Junkie via email about her work, Palestinian film and thinking about "home."

Review: 'When I Saw You'

June 13, 2014
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Tarek looks across the border between Jordan and Israel, trying to see his home in Palestine. When, if ever, will he be able to go back?

Finest City Improv: Staging Comic Mutiny And Fearless, Unscripted Comedy

June 13, 2014
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Finest City Improv promises mutiny and fearless, unscripted comedy. Find out what it takes to create improv.

Sledgehammer Returns With Beckett's 'Happy Days'

June 3, 2014
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Sledgehammer Theatre is back but has dropped “theater” from its name to announce a new brand and mission. Its production of Samuel Beckett’s 'Happy Days' runs through June 8 at Tenth Avenue Theater.

IDW Publishing Celebrates 15 Years In San Diego

May 30, 2014
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IDW Publishing has been one of the top five comic publishers for almost five years. The San Diego based company celebrates its 15th anniversary by expanding to big-box board games and opening an entertainment division to produce TV shows.

Review: Sam Shepherd Heats Up 'Cold In July'

May 30, 2014
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In a summer of superhero action, "Cold in July" (opening May 30 for one week only at Landmark's Ken Cinema) brings conflicts down to a human scale.

FilmOut Preview: 16th Annual Festival Pared Down To Intense 3-Day Weekend

May 27, 2014
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FilmOut, San Diego’s LGBT Film Festival, kicks off its 16th year this Friday. Here's a preview.