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Exhibit Opens with Reception
Festival of the Arts this Weekend!
Tunes from the Great White WayIf you’re a fan of Broadway, but can’t see every show that comes to San Diego, get tickets to “Out of Time,” which features musical highlights from productions like “Hair,” “Newsies,” “Ragtime,” “Aida,” “Evita” and more — all wrapped up into one show. 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 21 and 3 p.m. Sunday, June 22 at Garfield Theatre in the Jewish Community Center, 4126 Executive Drive. Tickets: $15 advance, $20 at the door. (858) 457-3030.
True Crime Stories
Meet the Artist
Musical MysteryTeatro Máscara Mágica (TMM), the 2013-14 Resident Theatre Company at La Jolla Playhouse, will present its second project, “Journey of the Skeletons,” 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Sunday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday through June 22 in the Shank Theatre. Written by Max Branscomb and directed by William Virchis, “Journey” reveals what happens when Memo, a Latino Angel, invites his friends back to Earth to visit his family’s altar. They must trek through dangerous Mictlan, the Aztec underworld, and their perilous but uplifting journey leads them to a conflict with the deadly Aztec prince of darkness, the evil Miclantecuhtli. Tickets: $10-$25. (800) 838-3006.
Organ Festival OpensSpreckels Organ Society’s 27th annual Summer International Organ Festival opens 7:30 p.m. Monday, June 23 with Baroque interpreter Anthony Newman. Pre-concert dinner: $40, $25 for ages 12 & under. All festival concerts will be free, 7:30 p.m. Mondays through Aug. 25. Spreckels Organ Pavilion, Balboa Park. (619) 702-8138.