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van·guard/ˈvanˌgärd/ cul·ture/ˈkəlCHər/ Vanguard Culture is an online media entity designed for culturally savvy, socially conscious individuals searching for unique visual and performing arts experiences while making a difference in their community. We provide original interviews and reviews of the people,

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Our Vision

van·guard/ˈvanˌgärd/ cul·ture/ˈkəlCHər/ Vanguard Culture is an online media entity designed for culturally savvy, socially conscious individuals searching for unique visual and performing arts experiences while making a difference in their community. We provide original interviews and reviews of the people,

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Fall 2014 Foodie Soirée

The Fall 2014 Foodie Soirée was a great success! Since 2011 Vanguard Culture has been mixing up San Diego’s arts & culture community with the stars of the local culinary scene. Events take place in private homes of artists, art

Animal Cracker Conspiracy

Fall 2014 Foodie Soirée

The Fall 2014 Foodie Soirée was a great success! Since 2011 Vanguard Culture has been mixing up San Diego’s arts & culture community with the stars of the local culinary scene. Events take place in private homes of artists, art

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“Freud’s Last Session” @NorthCoastRep

Freud’s Last Session – Eavesdropping on a One-Act Fantasy of Intellectual Wit Article by Kristen N. Schweizer There is a popular dinner party game, the host hypothetically asks, “If you could watch a conversation between any two historical figures, whom

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“Freud’s Last Session” @NorthCoastRep

Freud’s Last Session – Eavesdropping on a One-Act Fantasy of Intellectual Wit Article by Kristen N. Schweizer There is a popular dinner party game, the host hypothetically asks, “If you could watch a conversation between any two historical figures, whom

Lester Bangs

6th Annual Lester Bangs Memorial Reading

6th Annual Lester Bangs Memorial Reading Grossmont College Room 220 8800 Grossmont College Dr. El Cajon, CA  92020 October 21, 2014 7:00 p.m. The 6th annual Lester Bangs Memorial Reading honors the music and the subversive rock ideologies embodied by

Lester Bangs

6th Annual Lester Bangs Memorial Reading

6th Annual Lester Bangs Memorial Reading Grossmont College Room 220 8800 Grossmont College Dr. El Cajon, CA  92020 October 21, 2014 7:00 p.m. The 6th annual Lester Bangs Memorial Reading honors the music and the subversive rock ideologies embodied by

Besties

A NIGHT AT THE BESTIES

     A NIGHT AT THE BESTIES Reuben H. Fleet Science Center 1875 El Prado San Diego, CA 92101 October 23, 2014 7:00 p.m. $25.00 advance purchase / $30 at the door San Diego CityBeat, San Diego’s boldest alternative weekly publication,

Besties

A NIGHT AT THE BESTIES

     A NIGHT AT THE BESTIES Reuben H. Fleet Science Center 1875 El Prado San Diego, CA 92101 October 23, 2014 7:00 p.m. $25.00 advance purchase / $30 at the door San Diego CityBeat, San Diego’s boldest alternative weekly publication,

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MCASD Field Trip: San Diego’s Arts Scene

MCASD Field Trip: San Diego’s Arts Scene Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown 1100 & 1001 Kettner Blvd. San Diego, CA 92101 October 24, 2014 10:30 a.m. $135.00 Immerse yourself in the San Diego art scene on an MCASD-led

MCASD

MCASD Field Trip: San Diego’s Arts Scene

MCASD Field Trip: San Diego’s Arts Scene Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Downtown 1100 & 1001 Kettner Blvd. San Diego, CA 92101 October 24, 2014 10:30 a.m. $135.00 Immerse yourself in the San Diego art scene on an MCASD-led

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Meeting of the Minds

Meeting of the Minds The Front 147 W. San Ysidro Blvd San Ysidro, CA 92173 October 22, 2014 6:30 p.m. Doors open 7:00 p.m. presentations begin $20.00 admission includes 2 drink tickets The Voice of San Diego’s Culture Report writer

meeting of the minds

Meeting of the Minds

Meeting of the Minds The Front 147 W. San Ysidro Blvd San Ysidro, CA 92173 October 22, 2014 6:30 p.m. Doors open 7:00 p.m. presentations begin $20.00 admission includes 2 drink tickets The Voice of San Diego’s Culture Report writer

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Silent Screams: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

Silent Screams: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari The Whaley House 2476 San Diego Avenue San Dieg0, CA 92110 October 22, 2014 6:30 & 8:30 $20.00 For the first time ever, the haunted Whaley House presents a series of seriously scary

Silent Screams
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Silent Screams: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

Silent Screams: The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari The Whaley House 2476 San Diego Avenue San Dieg0, CA 92110 October 22, 2014 6:30 & 8:30 $20.00 For the first time ever, the haunted Whaley House presents a series of seriously scary

Science on the Rocks

Science on the Rocks: Science of Spirits

Article by Kristen Nevarez Schweizer Normally you might hire a babysitter to take your kid to the Ruben H. Fleet Science Center, but for a night at the museum’s “Science on the Rocks” you are booking both a sitter and

Science on the Rocks

Science on the Rocks: Science of Spirits

Article by Kristen Nevarez Schweizer Normally you might hire a babysitter to take your kid to the Ruben H. Fleet Science Center, but for a night at the museum’s “Science on the Rocks” you are booking both a sitter and

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“Is it better to hope, or to know?” – BRIGHT STAR at the Old Globe Theatre

“Is it better to hope, or to know?” BRIGHT STAR, a new American musical, keeps blowing audiences away with its worldwide premiere. Article by Alejandra Enciso Guzmán An inspiring, very well-tailored piece is currently taking the stage at the Old

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“Is it better to hope, or to know?” – BRIGHT STAR at the Old Globe Theatre

“Is it better to hope, or to know?” BRIGHT STAR, a new American musical, keeps blowing audiences away with its worldwide premiere. Article by Alejandra Enciso Guzmán An inspiring, very well-tailored piece is currently taking the stage at the Old

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Encoded Histories: Qais Al-Sindy and Doris Bittar

Encoded Histories: Qais Al-Sindy and Doris Bittar Mesa College Art Gallery, San Diego Article by Cathy Breslaw Encoded Histories is a two person exhibition examining the notion of cultural and personal identity as it is seen through the eyes of

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Encoded Histories: Qais Al-Sindy and Doris Bittar

Encoded Histories: Qais Al-Sindy and Doris Bittar Mesa College Art Gallery, San Diego Article by Cathy Breslaw Encoded Histories is a two person exhibition examining the notion of cultural and personal identity as it is seen through the eyes of