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Playhouse's 'Hunchback of Notre Dame' is for grown-ups
Readers have until Sunday, Dec. 14 to hear and see the extended U.S. premiere of “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” produced by La Jolla Playhouse in association with Disney Theatricals Group and the P...
Nov 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Asian Film Festival extends to 4 La Jolla venues
About 20,000 people are expected to attend the 15th annual San Diego Asian Film Festival (SDAFF), which begins Thursday, Nov. 6 and runs to Saturday, Nov. 15, with four participating venues in La J...
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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It's the Second time around at La Jolla Playhouse
Following last summer's successful run last summer of the original San Diego-centric show “The Good, the Bad and the I-5,” La Jolla Playhouse has announced the return of the renowned Chicago- and T...
Nov 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Museum of Man tower to reopen after 80 years
After an 80-year closure, California Tower at Balboa Park's Museum of Man will reopen to the public on Jan. 1. The 150-foot tower, which offers sweeping views of San Diego and can be seen from many...
Oct 22, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Playhouse extends show whose title should ring a bell
I love it when things have such great advance sales that they extend even before opening. Such is the case with La Jolla Playhouse’s U.S. premiere of Alan Menken, Stephen Schwartz and Peter Parnell...
Oct 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Art & Wine Festival stein holding contest is a win-win
Oktoberfest joins the sixth annual La Jolla Wine & Art Festival (LJAWF) this year as a Masskrugstemmen (a beer stein holding contest) will be held from 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, topping off t...
Oct 06, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Warwick's, Brewing Company to welcome Fallbrook novelist
Patrick Norris has seen the worst that Afghanistan has to offer – excruciating heat, bitter cold and death waiting behind every rock. He returns home exhilarated amid his new freedom, but he is sho...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Barb Schmidt will put it into Practice at Warwick's
The mind has a way of interfering with personal happiness, often causing stress and doubt. Getting in touch with one's inner source of peace and following its guidance over the mind's often-unfound...
Sep 25, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Sixth annual La Jolla Art & Wine Festival set, with fundraising silent auctions
The corner at Prospect Street and Torrey Pines Road can sneak up on you, and some of its angles mark a pretty tight turn -- but if the folks at the La Jolla Art & Wine Festival scouted it out as an...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Two cool plays centering on the Salem witch trials top the list(s)
The Witches’ Brews The world premiere of “Kingdom City” continues through Sunday, Oct. 5 at La Jolla Playhouse (lajollaplayhouse.org or (858) 550-1010). Playwright Sheri Wilner superimposes Arthur ...
Sep 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tenth annual Restaurant Week: What's in a name?
This year's San Diego Restaurant Week, organized by the local chapter of the California Restaurant Association, marks the end of the event's first decade, with more than 180 of the county's eaterie...
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Athenaeum's Murals of La Jolla is a popular wall-to-wall project
If necessity is the mother of invention, then the Great Depression gave birth to public art in the United States. Franklin Roosevelt's effort to fuel the country's collapsing workforce resulted in ...
Sep 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Balboa Theatre is site of SD Opera recital (and a traffic jam)
What a way to open an opera season! When San Diego Opera education director Nicolas Reveles and board chair Carol Lazier walked onto the stage of the Balboa Theatre on Sept. 5, the audience greeted...
Sep 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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CCdd at La Jolla Playhouse: How about a show set on Mars in 2044?
Some of the best, most innovative theatrical work is produced by San Diego’s small theaters. Many are “homeless,” or “gypsy,” companies, with no regular venue. Recognizing that, La Jolla Playhouse ...
Aug 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Agenda -- everything you could possibly do in La Jolla for the foreseeable future
FRIDAY, Nov. 21 • Play, “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” 7:30 p.m., La Jolla Playhouse, 2910 La Jolla Village Drive, the only stage collaboration from two masters of the American musical theater, com...
Jul 23, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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