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Cygnet Theatre in Old Town Begins Live Performances

| August 12, 2021 | 0 Comments
Cygnet Theatre in Old Town Begins Live Performances

Cygnet Theatre is pleased to announce its joyful and overdue return to in-person performances starting in September 2021. Audiences are set to experience a season of hope, redemption and humor beginning with the long-awaited return of the Tony award-winning musical “La Cage Aux Folles” with book by Harvey Fierstein and lyrics and music by Jerry Herman. The stellar musical received […]

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The Old Globe Presents “Hair”

| August 12, 2021 | 0 Comments
The Old Globe Presents “Hair”

The Globe’s first full-scale production in 17 months, since the pandemic, will be directed by James Vásquez with a cast of 16 talented performers. Performances run from Tuesday, August 10 to Sunday, September 26, 2021. Opening Night is at 8 p.m., Sunday, August 15. The American tribal love-rock musical, “Hair, is made possible due to […]

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“Causeplay” Brings joy of Comic Con back to San Diego

| August 12, 2021 | 0 Comments
“Causeplay” Brings joy of Comic Con back to San Diego

In 2020, the coronavirus pandemic forced the San Diego Comic Con to pivot to an all-online format. Gone were the lines, the crowds, the panels, and the cosplayers. One of the responses to that by fans of the convention was the creation of the San Diego Comic Con Shrine next to the Tin Fish Restaurant […]

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North Park Book Fair Promotes Independent Book Sellers

| July 4, 2021 | 0 Comments
North Park Book Fair Promotes Independent Book Sellers

We’ve all heard the rallying cry to buy books from independent book sellers, mom and pop shops with experts in every genre from classics to graphic novels. Their staff can tell you what’s on the bestseller list and also recommend lesser-known novels that will delight even the most discerning bibliophile. North Park Main Street and […]

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Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library News

| July 3, 2021 | 0 Comments
Mission Hills-Hillcrest/Knox Library News

Loyal patrons of our local Library branch may have noticed that the Friends bookstore has finally reopened for business.  The current operating hours of the bookstore are Mondays and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  More […]

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Tea & Tonic With a Twist Event Benefits Sexual Assault Survivors

| June 5, 2021 | 0 Comments
Tea & Tonic With a Twist Event Benefits Sexual Assault Survivors

Center for Community Solutions’ (CCS) Tea & Tonic with a Twist event will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, June 18, 2021. This year, attendees will have the option to join the annual event in person at beautiful Coasterra for a Mexican fusion interpretation of the usual tea fare or attend virtually from the comfort […]

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Cabrillo National Monument Celebrates National Park Week With Junior Ranger Day and Plein Air Artists in the Park

| May 2, 2021 | 0 Comments
Cabrillo National Monument Celebrates National Park Week With Junior Ranger Day and Plein Air Artists in the Park

Cabrillo National Monument celebrated National Park Week with a Junior Ranger Day event on Saturday, April 17, and is holding a plein air painting by local artists through Monday, May 10.  Families were invited to pick up free copies of the park’s new Junior Ranger booklets from the Visitor Center and complete the activities as […]

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A Child Author Who Loves Music

| April 5, 2021 | 0 Comments
A Child Author Who Loves Music

As I have shared for many years, there are a variety of people who capture my attention as they present their special stories. What usually gets my immediate reaction is when children are involved, especially those who use their talents and skills in a unique way. This is one of those young people who caught […]

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Suzy’s Zoo Began Right Here in San Diego

| March 6, 2021 | 0 Comments
Suzy’s Zoo Began Right Here in San Diego

As a little girl, Suzy Spafford discovered new worlds and joyful ventures right at the end of her watercolor brush and pastel markers.  At five-years of age she would spend hours merging shapes and colors and creating happy images.  The summer after high school graduation, one of her favorite places became the huge art mart […]

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Mysterious Galaxy Presents a Virtual Release Party for “Wild Sun: Unbound”

| February 7, 2021 | 0 Comments
Mysterious Galaxy Presents a Virtual Release Party for “Wild Sun: Unbound”

At 5 p.m., Tuesday February 16, Mysterious Galaxy is holding a virtual release party for “Wild Sun: Unbound,” a captivating, high-stakes interplanetary epic from brothers Ehsan and Shakil Ahmad, in which a strong, resourceful woman discovers both enemies and allies as she leads a band of fellow escaped enslaved people through a forest and beyond […]

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