2019 San Diego Mariachi Summit Gala Concert

  As a way to celebrate one of the most beloved and emblematic traditions of the Mexican culture, The San Diego Civic Theatre will host the 2019 edition of the San Diego International Mariachi Summit...

Our community is resilient, but we are hurting

Our words carry power to heal and to unite. Our words may carry hate just as it may carry love. We chose love. Our love is active. When we drop water at the desert...

Trump has done the impossible: He has united the Democrats

The fractious opposition party had been holding one of its regular Festivals of Gratuitous Self-Injury over the past few weeks on the matter of race. Sen. Kamala Harris (Calif.) and other Democratic presidential candidates...

Trump admin official says ICE ready to deport around 1 million undocumented immigrants

Immigration officials are set to deport approximately one million immigrants who entered the United States illegally, according to a Trump administration official. Ken Cuccinelli, former Virginia attorney general and acting director of the U.S. Citizenship...

San Diego Opera Awarded Three California Arts Council Grants

 The California Arts Council has awarded San Diego Opera three grants totaling $50,400 which will help support the Company’s extensive education programs. The first grant is for $18,000 and helps support the Company’s long...

Illegal immigration is an American tradition

I know a guy in Georgia who is descended from six generations of Irish that have all lived on the same piece of land since the early 1800s. The first to arrive in Georgia...

‘Mountain’ bespeaks our love of summits

Mountain is a tribute to the power and fascination mountains have had over us mere mortals since the beginning of time. It is a Screen Australia production, produced and directed by Jennifer Peedom.  The film...

The Quiet Revolutionary

RBG, the documentary about Ruth Bader Ginsburg, directed and produced by Betsy West and Julie Cohen exposes a quiet, ladylike, and very persistent revolutionary.  She was a strong advocate for gender equality and women's...

“Fresh Air” Art in Borrego Springs

“Plein Air” means fresh air –think outdoors- in French and many painters feel inspired when working outdoors in natural light surrounded by the splendors of nature. The Borrego Art Institute currently has an exhibit...