• Times of San Diego
    the Weisses are bringing “Natale,” a European holiday show filled with acrobatic performers and dancing animatronic animals to San Diego this week. The show follows Natale as she sets off on ...
  • KPBS
    That is the focus of an art exhibition at Liberty Station. How a simple object can hold the memories of a lifetime. And, San Diego Asian Film Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary with a 10-day event that kicks off Thursday night in La Jolla. KPBS arts reporter Beth Accomando previews the festival with its artistic director Brian Hu.
  • NBC 7 San Diego on MSN.com
    They were being used for the theater's production of 'School of Rock' A thief took instruments from San Diego's Junior Theatre production of "School of Rock" sometime after the production’s opening night performance last Friday, according to the theater's officials. The instruments are vital to the musical, which is performing at the Casa Del ...
  • NBC 7 San Diego
    We might be actually starting to experience fall in San Diego, when the air gets a little crisper and the nights a little cooler, but that doesn't slow down the touring acts from coming to San Diego, and as yet I haven't heard of any tours being disrupted by the fires throughout the state. So let's support while we can, eh? Tonight at the ...
  • NBC 7 San Diego
    They were being used for the theater's production of 'School of Rock' A thief took instruments from San Diego's Junior Theatre production of "School of Rock" sometime after the production’s opening night performance last Friday, according to the theater's officials. The instruments are vital to the musical, which is performing at the Casa Del ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top will host and perform at the “America Salutes You presents Guitar Legends 3,” which will top off the debut edition of next month’s three-day Wonderfront Music & Arts Festival in San Diego. The entire 90-minute “Guitar Legends 3" show will be filmed. It will subsequently be televised on ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    Actor Laurence Fishburne never met Gregory Peck, but upon receiving the San Diego International Film Festival award in Peck’s name Friday, he made his acceptance speech all about the late actor, whose family he knows well. The “Matrix” and “What’s Love Got to Do with It” star talked about Peck’s dignity, grace, power, strength and ...
  • KPBS
    The 2019-2020 San Diego Opera season opened with "Aida" over the weekend. General Director David Bennett previews the upcoming season. Speaker 1: 00:00 David Bennett took over as general director of the San Diego opera in 2015 he sits down with KPBS arts reporter Beth Armando Amando to preview the new 2019 2020 opera season that kicked off on ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    San Diego Opera opened its 55th season in epic fashion Saturday with an “Aida” production that stands out in my memory as one of its best sung stagings of the Giuseppe Verdi classic in decades. In outstanding company debuts, American soprano Michelle Bradley and Russian mezzo-soprano Olesya Petrova were thrilling as the two princesses ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    October will be jam-packed for Rebecca Jade, but that’s par for the course. The San Diego Music Awards-winning singer and songwriter has at least 19 performances scheduled for the month. Some are on her own and some are with the band led by former Prince drummer Sheila E, with whom Jade will tour Europe from Oct. 29 through Nov. 12.
  • KPBS
    San Diego Opera launches its 2019-2020 season with a well-proven grand opera from Verdi. But this production of "Aida" tries something different. When David Bennett took over San Diego Opera in 2015 he introduced a program called dētour, which was meant to showcase everything that was not grand opera. "If you think of the word of a detour ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    The nonprofit San Diego Music Hall of Fame, which held its first induction ceremony and concert last fall at the Ocean Beach Playhouse, will move to the nearby Newbreak Church for its second edition on Friday. Also being inducted is charismatic blues, rockabilly and boogie-woogie vocal sensation Candye Kane, who died from cancer in 2016 at the ...
  • CBS News 8
    SAN DIEGOSan Diego’s International Film Festival kicked off Tuesday night with opening film, “Jojo Rabbit,” at the Balboa Theatre in downtown San Diego. Tuesday’s opening film was followed by an after party at Parq Nightclub. “Jojo Rabbit” is a a World War II satire that follows a lonely German boy (Roman Griffin Davis as JoJo ...
  • KUSI
    SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – The game show moment has been a top trending story across social media. The contestant in this must-see intro is a Cardiff by the Sea resident who appeared on last night’s episode of Wheel of Fortune. Blair Davis was in studio to talk about the funny introduction and his experience on the show.
  • Times of San Diego
    Percussionist and concert curator Fiona Digney. San Diego New Music presents the first concert of its 2019-20 season on Thursday with percussionist and concert curator Fiona Digney and cellist Alex Greenbaum. The program begins at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18, at the Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, 1008 Wall St. in La Jolla Tickets are $25 ...
  • Times of San Diego
    But the comedy is broad, the storyline is crystal-clear, and the sly literary references add delicious heft. This is one of Siguenza’s most successful comic creations for the San Diego Repertory Theatre. And Rep artistic director Sam Woodhouse helms the piece with a light, entertaining touch. The cast is excellent all around—committed comic ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    Bach Collegium San Diego opened its 17th season Friday evening with a few firsts. Its concert at Cuyamaca College in Rancho San Diego was the first time BCSD performed in East County. It also marked the ensemble’s debut on the ECHO Chamber Music series. Finally, the all-Bach program showcased BCSD’s brand new continuo organ, a small ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    And his San Diego performance Tuesday offered a vivid reminder of his disdain for convention and predictability. Or, as one apparently taken aback concertgoer commented in the parking lot after the concert: “He didn’t have any banter!” Van Morrison without any banter? Why, that’s as unthinkable as a San Diego Symphony concert without a ...
  • San Diego Reader
    There were lines, long lines. Lines which stretched the length of the lobby and then extended around the corner. They were beautiful because everyone was in line for the opening concert of the 2019-2020 Jacobs Masterworks Series at Copley Symphony Hall on ...
  • San Diego Union-Tribune
    A long-awaited moment at the Jacobs Music Center’s Copley Symphony Hall finally arrived on Saturday evening: Rafael Payare conducted the San Diego Symphony in a bold program of Mason Bates and Gustav Mahler in his first concert as the symphony’s new ...