Pacific Symphony Presents MUSIC MIXOLOGY, Today Pacific Symphony Presents MUSIC MIXOLOGY, Today
by BWW News Desk on September 01, 2016

Interrupting the usual quiet of a museum to achieve the casual, relaxed and energetic atmosphere of a local bar, Pacific Symphony's "Music Mixology"returns, making its next stop at the Bowers Museum i... (more...)
ANNA IN THE TROPICS to Open Cal State Fullerton's 2016-17 Season; Lineup Announced! ANNA IN THE TROPICS to Open Cal State Fullerton's 2016-17 Season; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk on August 25, 2016

Cal State Fullerton's 2016-2017 season opens with the 2003 Pulitzer Prize winner Anna in the Tropics, written by Nilo Cruz, directed by Fidel Gomez and runs September 23-October 9, 2016 in the Young T... (more...)
Segerstrom Center's Family 2016 – 2017 Series Guaranteed to Enchant, Inspire and Engage Segerstrom Center's Family 2016 – 2017 Series Guaranteed to Enchant, Inspire and Engage
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Segerstrom Center's Family Series opens with two shows entirely new to Center audiences: Walking the Tightrope performed by Los Angeles based 24th Street Theatre on October 15 & 16 and Goodnight Moon ... (more...)
TheatreWorks' Robert Kelley Receives Palo Alto Honors TheatreWorks' Robert Kelley Receives Palo Alto Honors
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley was the star of the show for a change - receiving proclamations on Monday, August 22 from both the City of Palo Alto's Mayor Pat ... (more...)
UFC's Michael Bisping And Cub Swanson Opens Gym UFC's Michael Bisping And Cub Swanson Opens Gym
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

UFC GYM® today announced that it has collaborated with UFC® middleweight champion Michael Bisping and UFC featherweight Cub Swanson to open a new signature gym in Costa Mesa, California. Slated to ope... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Presents MUSIC MIXOLOGY, 9/1 Pacific Symphony Presents MUSIC MIXOLOGY, 9/1
by BWW News Desk on August 24, 2016

Interrupting the usual quiet of a museum to achieve the casual, relaxed and energetic atmosphere of a local bar, Pacific Symphony's "Music Mixology"returns, making its next stop at the Bowers Museum i... (more...)
Program and Casting Changes Announced for TOUR DE FORCE III Dance Spectacular at Segerstrom Center Program and Casting Changes Announced for TOUR DE FORCE III Dance Spectacular at Segerstrom Center
by BWW News Desk on August 22, 2016

Segerstrom Center for the Arts announces program and casting changes to its onenight-only dance gala, Tour de Force III: Edward Watson, scheduled to dance with Natalia Osipova in Alastair Marriott's Z... (more...)
Sierra Repertory Theatre Presents THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM Sierra Repertory Theatre Presents THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM
by BWW News Desk on August 22, 2016

Sierra Repertory Theatre's The Robber Bridegroom, a "country and southern" comedy, steals its way on to the Fallon House stage September 2 through 25.... (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 21 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 21
by Audition Roundup on August 21, 2016

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 21, 2016 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! ... (more...)
Twelve-Story Big Top Raised Today in San Jose for Odysseo Twelve-Story Big Top Raised Today in San Jose for Odysseo
by BWW News Desk on August 19, 2016

The traffic-stopping, 125-foot tall White Big Top was raised today in downtown San Jose next to Hwy 87 at Julian Street Exit to welcome Odysseo, the world's largest touring production and Cavalia's la... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/19; Signature's JELLY'S LAST JAM, BILLY ELLIOT in Israel and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/19; Signature's JELLY'S LAST JAM, BILLY ELLIOT in Israel and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 19, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Washington, DC, Milwaukee, Israel and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include Signature Theat... (more...)
 Luther Burbank Center for the Arts Celebrates Latino Heritage Month with 7th Annual Fiesta de Independencia Luther Burbank Center for the Arts Celebrates Latino Heritage Month with 7th Annual Fiesta de Independencia
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2016

Today, Luther Burbank Center for the Arts (The Center) announced the return of its annual Fiesta de Independencia,a popular daylong event highlighting the diverse cultures that are a part of the North... (more...)
ABT Gillespie School at the Center Begins Second Year ABT Gillespie School at the Center Begins Second Year
by BWW News Desk on August 18, 2016

Veteran American Ballet Theatre dancer and internationally recognized dance teacher Kenneth Easter will join the faculty of the American Ballet Theatre William J. Gillespie School at Segerstrom Center... (more...)
The Smash Hit Musical MAMMA MIA! Returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts The Smash Hit Musical MAMMA MIA! Returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk on August 17, 2016

rn Ulvaeus' MAMMA MIA!, the smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts November 22 - 27, 2016.... (more...)
BWW Blog: Monica Furman - It's the Laaaaast Midnight! BWW Blog: Monica Furman - It's the Laaaaast Midnight!
by Guest Blogger: Monica Furman on August 15, 2016

Well, not really. It's the last summer--before I graduate college.... (more...)
BWW Review: Dark and Thrilling National Tour of CABARET Plays Segerstrom Center BWW Review: Dark and Thrilling National Tour of CABARET Plays Segerstrom Center
by Don Grigware on August 15, 2016

Perhaps Kander and Ebb's best musical, apart from Chicago, Cabaret has it all: a fine book, deliciously diverse characters, dynamite music and a subtext that will not quit. The subtext being: either c... (more...)
Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 14 Upcoming Equity Auditions Sunday, Aug. 14
by Audition Roundup on August 14, 2016

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Equity Auditions from Sunday, August 14, 2016 for both productions in your area and around the country including what/when/where and how to audition! ... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 8/14/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 8/14/2016
by BWW on August 14, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 8/14/2016 for Costa Mesa... (more...)
ELF THE MUSICAL to Spread Christmas Cheer to 36 Cities on 2016 Holiday Tour ELF THE MUSICAL to Spread Christmas Cheer to 36 Cities on 2016 Holiday Tour
by BWW News Desk on August 12, 2016

ETworks Presentations, LLC and WarnerBros. Theatre Ventures are thrilled to announce that the Broadway musical ELF will perform across the country once again this holiday season beginning in November ... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/12; CABARET in Boston, AIDA at The Muny, NICE WORK at Music Circus and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 8/12; CABARET in Boston, AIDA at The Muny, NICE WORK at Music Circus and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on August 12, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Boston, St. Louis, Sacramento and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include CABARET in Boston, ... (more...)
Segerstrom Center for the Arts to Host LGBT Night During CABARET This August Segerstrom Center for the Arts to Host LGBT Night During CABARET This August
by BWW News Desk on August 12, 2016

Roundabout Theatre Company's Tony-winning masterpiece CABARET, starring Randy Harrison (Queer as Folk) as the Emcee, heads to Segerstrom Center August 9 - 21.... (more...)
Grammy Winner Kris Kristofferson to Make Segerstrom Center Debut This Fall Grammy Winner Kris Kristofferson to Make Segerstrom Center Debut This Fall
by BWW News Desk on August 11, 2016

Country music legend, a Highwayman, screen star and Academy Award-nominated songwriter, Kris Kristofferson makes his Segerstrom Center for the Arts debut on Saturday, November 5, 2016 in the Renee and... (more...)
ASSASSINS Comes to Los Altos Stage Company ASSASSINS Comes to Los Altos Stage Company
by BWW News Desk on August 09, 2016

Los Altos Stage Company's 21st season opens with arguably one of the most controversial Broadway musicals ever written. With music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and book by John Weidman, Assassins op... (more...)
Randy Harrison and Andrea Goss to Lead CABARET at Segerstrom Center This Summer Randy Harrison and Andrea Goss to Lead CABARET at Segerstrom Center This Summer
by BWW News Desk on August 09, 2016

CABARET, the musical masterpiece, returns direct from Broadway!... (more...)
GFOUR Productions Presents MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL Limited Engagement Wednesday, August 31 GFOUR Productions Presents MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL Limited Engagement Wednesday, August 31
by BWW News Desk on August 08, 2016

GFour Productions, winners of 54 Drama Desk and 44 Tony Awards are thrilled to bring back the international hit show Menopause The Musical to Laguna Beach in all its hilarious glory, and will open onW... (more...)
   
🔀COSTA MESA SHOWS
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder in Costa MesaA Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segestrom Hall
(Runs 2/28 - 3/5)
Matilda the Musical in Costa MesaMatilda the Musical
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 1/17 - 1/29)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time in Costa MesaThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 9/12 - 9/17)
The Bodyguard in Costa MesaThe Bodyguard
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 5/30 - 6/11)
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical in Costa MesaBeautiful: The Carole King Musical
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 10/4 - 10/16)
Beautiful in Costa MesaBeautiful
Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segestrom Hall
(Runs 10/4 - 10/16)
All the Way
South Coast Repertory
(Runs 9/2 - 10/2)

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