arts & entertainment
Out and About
Published Thursday, 16-Sep-2010 in issue 1186
Thursday, Sept. 16
Always a Bridesmaid, Never a Groom at Diversionary Theatre 4545 Park Boulevard Sept. 16th–19th; Thursday at 7 $24 in advance, Fri & Sat 7:30 $29 in advance, Sun at 2 also $29. Discounts available for seniors 60+, students, military, and groups of 10+. For more info to to make reservations call the box office at 619-220-0097 or go to www.diversionary.org
Friday, September 17
Jennifer Knapp – Jennifer Knapp will be performing at the Anthology in San Diego on Friday, September 17th at 7:30 p.m. Jennifer Knapp is an American-Australian folk rock musician best known for her first hit single “Undo Me” from her 1998 debut album Kansas, and “A Little More” from her 2000 Grammy Award-nominated album Lay It Down. With her smooth sounds and vibrant guitar chords, Jennifer Knapp is sure to bring a high level of talent and musical talent to the Anthology with her passion for Folk Rock. For more information or for tickets, visit www.anthologysd.com.
Saturday, September 18
Glamour & Glow – West Coast Club Life will bring "Glamour and Glow" to The World Beats Center in Balboa Park to showcase an enormous array of music, art and fashion all illuminated under black lights on Saturday, September 18th at 9 p.m. Models will be showcasing the hottest independent designer fashion clothing while displaying glowing body art and theatrical fiber optic hair extensions. The presence of a dramatic mix of circus arts will accompany the stage with wild acrobatic feats and stunning 3-D visual props, sculptures, paintings and local DJ's Kray-Z-K, Danny J Player, Dallas Savit and Dirty Dee. For more information, visit www.westcoastclublife.com/glamourandglow.
Monday, September 20
Jimmy Carter’s – has established itself, not only as a restaurant, but as a place where locals and out-of-towners, friends and business associates, food lovers and fans of authentic Mexican comfort food can eat, drink, relax, and feel welcomed. Hence, customers become friends and keep coming back year after year – for the food, the service, and the people who have becomes friends with the staff and other customers as well . There are many reason why Jimmy Carters has been so popular for the last 20 years, but in the last year with the help of our very own Hillcrest bartender big mike you will find a crowed bar during happy hour.( 4p.m till 8 p.m. Monday to Friday) . Happy hour has become so popular that Jimmy Carter has decide to extend the bar to seat more customers. You will find a happy hour food and drink menu and “Big Mike” makes his own white and red sangria, come try it, you 'll find it's the best in town. And for you Margarita lovers big mike still puts a lot of love into every glass. So next time your looking to have fun, eat good and have a delicious drink come say hello to big mike. Jimmy Carters is located at 3172 5th ave. San Diego, Ca, 92103 corner of Spruce and 5th. 619-295-2070. See you soon
Tuesday, September 21
FREE Admission to Museum of Art
Take advantage of an opportunity to visit the Museum of Art at no cost today. The finest art that San Diego has on display is here. Categories include American, European, Asian, and Contemporary. You'll be in awe at the magnificence of masterpieces that are sure to capture your attention. From 10 am to 4 pm at Balboa Park 1450 El Prado. For more information contact www.sdmart.com.
Wednesday, September 22
A One Woman Show - This legendary stage and screen star comes to Laguna for an exclusive limited engagement of her dynamic Cloris Leachman: A One Woman Show on Wednesday, September 22nd at 2:00 p.m. The show is everything you'd expect from the unique, multi-talented Cloris Leachman. who appeared in such films as “The Last Picture Show” (Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress) and starred on hit television shows such as "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and "Dancing With The Stars." Cloris is currently premiering her widely anticipated sitcom "Raising Hope" on the Fox Television Network. Leachman draws her material from the many magical moments in her professional career through entertaining personal story and song. For more information or tickets, visit www.lagunaplayhouse.com.
Thursday, September 23
RIE Fashion Show – Four San Diego designers and photographers will be hosting a local fashion affair entitled, RIE Fashion Show, “Women Moving Forward”. A celebration of the beauty of women, the proceeds from RIE Fashion Show will go towards the continued campaign of local humanitarian organization, Just Like My Child, to foster community growth within Uganda. The event will be held on Thursday, September 23rd at the Hard Rock Hotel, Downtown, San Diego. Doors will open at 5:30pm and the show will begin at 7:00pm. For ticket information, please visit www.jeanamariefashion.com.
Sunday, September 19
Come say farewell to one of Urban Mo’s best bartenders. Craig Best (a.k.a. Misty Hazzie) will be hanging up the shot glasses this Sunday Sept. 19 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. After 10 years, Craig will be punching the clock for the last time. Stop by to have brunch, a black lemonade, martini, mimosa or one Craig’s originals. This Sunday Urban Mo’s will be losing a loyal friend and unmatched diamond from it’s family crown! Urban Mo’s is located at 308 University Ave San Diego, CA 92103 619-491-0400