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LEONARD NIMOY: 1931-2015
Leonard Nimoy, known for his iconic Vulcan character Mr. Spock on the original “Star Trek” television series and subsequent franchise films, died Feb. 27 in Bel-Air, Calif., his granddaughter Madel...
Feb 27, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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The Benedetti Trio to pay tribute to George Harrison at Dizzy’s in PB
In memory of former Beatle and songwriter George Harrison’s birthday, on Feb. 27, Dizzy’s will host a performance by The Benedetti Trio, featuring guitar virtuoso Fred Benedetti, alongside his voca...
Feb 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Valenzuela named music director at All Souls’ Episcopal Church
Acclaimed early music specialist Ruben Valenzuela will lead All Souls’ Episcopal Church, Point Loma, music program beginning Feb. 21. As director of music, Valenzuela will be All Souls’ organist an...
Feb 20, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Gifted guitarist Israel Maldonado’s jam session at Winston's
One of the most under-rated guitarists in San Diego, Israel Maldonado, performs at Winston’s on Feb. 19. Beginning at 6 p.m., he’ll host the venue’s weekly open jam session. Maldonado is a full-tim...
Feb 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Cirque du Soleil's Varekai set to take over Valley View Feb. 25
Varekai, Cirque du Soleil's latest touring show to visit San Diego, will debut at Point Loma's Valley View Casino Center (the former Sports Arena), 3500 Sports Arena Blvd., for seven performances b...
Feb 02, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Live ’n’ Local showcase a fun success at Kona Kai
The Kona Kai Resort may not be hosting many music-related events at the moment, but thanks to promoter Shawn Balch, their Sunday concert series, Live 'n' Local, continues to be one of the city’s be...
Jan 23, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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2014: the theater year in review
Exclusive of highly touted turkeys, it’s a fact that created critters were among the most impressive things seen on San Diego stages in 2014. Most jaw-dropping of all were the multitude of puppets ...
Dec 18, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
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Music on the Point returns with stellar organist performance
Music on the Point, the concert series hosted by All Souls’ Episcopal Church, returns on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 4 p.m. The opening concert will be performed by Gabriel Arregui, organist-choirmaster of ...
Oct 08, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
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Local musicians will get their due at the SD Music Awards
The 24th annual San Diego Music Awards is set to take center stage Oct. 6 at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay. While the event is open to the public, for local musicians it’s the social event of the y...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Friday Night Liberty to boast awesome lineup Oct. 3
Liberty Station will be brimming with family entertainment, music, food and activities during the next installment of Friday Night Liberty on Friday, Oct. 3. There will be two dance performances, i...
Sep 24, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
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Must Hear
Anyone looking for the next big thing may want to check out the British rock duo Royal Blood, which opens for the Pixies on Sept. 27 at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay. The formation of the two-man b...
Sep 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Liquid Blue to highlight city, OB Earth Dance event to promote world peace
Anyone who even glances at the news these days can easily surmise a key thing that’s needed in the world today: peace. To help make this point, San Diegans will be able to take part in Earth Dance,...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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Rep’s ‘The Pianist of Willesden Lane’: Point Loma’s Hershey Felder relishes he has a date with history
American theater experienced a mini-revolution in the 1970s with the modern introduction of the one-character play. “Clarence Darrow,” Henry Fonda's portrayal of the famed Southern defense lawyer, ...
Sep 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Starlit Productions emerges as powerful arts backer in SD music scene
Ocean Beach is home to a plethora of musicians, artists and poets, but even in a crowded field, Joseph Stevens and Starlit Productions is a standout. Alongside his wife, Jennifer, Stevens has spent...
Aug 28, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Ninth Annual ArtWalk NTC set for Aug. 16, 17
Showcasing more than 175 artists from throughout the West and Mexico, the 9th annual ArtWalk NTC will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 16-17 in Ingram Plaza at NTC Liberty S...
Aug 13, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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