Jeff Smith 2 p.m., Dec. 18
Cruzar la Cara de la Luna (To Cross the Face of the Moon)
Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán, "known as the world’s best mariachi," performs "the first mariachi opera, a bilingual work following three generations of a single family, spanning countries, cultures, and customs" for San Diego Opera. Directed by Leonard Foglia. Supertitles in English and Spanish. 619-533-7000.
- Cost: $35 - $125