Pacific Symphony and Dancers from FBT Present NUTCRACKER FOR KIDS Pacific Symphony and Dancers from FBT Present NUTCRACKER FOR KIDS
by BWW News Desk on December 03, 2016

ts the most wonderful time of the year! Pacific Symphonyand dancers from Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT) soon fill the stage with the beauty and wonder of the holiday season forNutcracker for Kids, a co... (more...)
ATG Expands North American Operations ATG Expands North American Operations
by BWW News Desk on November 29, 2016

Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) is very pleased to announce the appointment of a new North American leadership team: Stephen Lewin who will be Chief Executive and Kristin Caskey who will be Executive V... (more...)
A CHRISTMAS CAROL Marks 37th Season at South Coast Repertory A CHRISTMAS CAROL Marks 37th Season at South Coast Repertory
by BWW News Desk on November 25, 2016

Nothing says the holidays like South Coast Repertory's production of A Christmas Carol, an Orange County family favorite since 1980. John-David Keller directs the Charles Dickens' classic, adapted by ... (more...)
The IRISH TENORS to Bring a Little Holiday Magic to The McCallum Theatre The IRISH TENORS to Bring a Little Holiday Magic to The McCallum Theatre
by David Green on November 22, 2016

The McCallum Theatre presents The Irish Tenors in their Christmas performance on Tuesday, December 6, at 8:00pm. Enjoy the boisterous charm of The Irish Tenors Finbar Wright, Anthony Kearns and Ronan ... (more...)
The Klezmatics to Make Segerstrom Center Debut in Hanukah Concert The Klezmatics to Make Segerstrom Center Debut in Hanukah Concert
by BWW News Desk on November 18, 2016

This Hanukah season, Segerstrom Center for the Arts welcomes superstars of the klezmer world, the Klezmatics on December 22 in Samueli Theater.... (more...)
Voting Now Open for the 2016 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards in a Record-Breaking 75 Regions Worldwide! Voting Now Open for the 2016 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards in a Record-Breaking 75 Regions Worldwide!
by BWW Special Coverage on November 18, 2016

Voting is NOW OPEN for the 2016 BroadwayWorld Regional Awards in a record-breaking number of 75 regions worldwide!... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 11/18; SPAMALOT in Raleigh, Darren Criss in Costa Mesa and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 11/18; SPAMALOT in Raleigh, Darren Criss in Costa Mesa and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on November 18, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Connecticut, Raleigh, Costa Mesa and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include an interview wit... (more...)
THE DROWSY CHAPERONE to Open at Cal State Fullerton This Month THE DROWSY CHAPERONE to Open at Cal State Fullerton This Month
by BWW News Desk on November 18, 2016

Cal State Fullerton's production of 'The Drowsy Chaperone' with Music and Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison and Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar is directed by Sarah Ripper, choreographed by... (more...)
Retreat to Broadway Launches Arts Education Initiative Focused on HAIRSPRAY Retreat to Broadway Launches Arts Education Initiative Focused on HAIRSPRAY
by BWW News Desk on November 16, 2016

Retreat to Broadway, a national non-profit project that pairs innovative programming with live theater, is launching their first national arts education initiative and they're focusing on the Tony Awa... (more...)
BWW Preview: Take A Chance On MAMMA MIA Farewell Tour At McCallum Theatre BWW Preview: Take A Chance On MAMMA MIA Farewell Tour At McCallum Theatre
by David Green on November 16, 2016

Benny Andersson and Bjorn Ulvaeus' Mamma Mia!, the smash hit musical based on the songs of ABBA, plays the McCallum Theatre for five performances as a part of its final farewell tour. Performances beg... (more...)
THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Opens Cal State Fullerton on 11/18 THE DROWSY CHAPERONE Opens Cal State Fullerton on 11/18
by BWW News Desk on November 15, 2016

Cal State Fullerton's production of The Drowsy Chaperone with Music and Lyrics by Lisa Lambert and Greg Morrison and Book by Bob Martin and Don McKellar is directed by Sarah Ripper, choreographed by W... (more...)
BWW Review: Darren Criss Slays in Pantages Stop of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Tour BWW Review: Darren Criss Slays in Pantages Stop of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH Tour
by Michael L. Quintos on November 15, 2016

In a theatrical touchdown for the Pantages Theatre in Hollywood, stage and screen star Darren Criss has agreed to reprise the notable title role he stepped into last year on Broadway: as Hedwig in the... (more...)
Chance Theater Presents THE EIGHT: REINDEER MONOLOGUES Chance Theater Presents THE EIGHT: REINDEER MONOLOGUES
by BWW News Desk on November 14, 2016

Chance Theater is pleased to present its 13th annual production of the irreverent, raunchy and pitch-black dark holiday satire… The Eight: Reindeer Monologues. Written by Jeff Goode, directed by Resid... (more...)
BWW Interview: Todd Lerew Offers Insight into AMERICA'S SHAKESPEARE: THE BARD GOES WEST BWW Interview: Todd Lerew Offers Insight into AMERICA'S SHAKESPEARE: THE BARD GOES WEST
by Ellen Dostal on November 14, 2016

Something may be rotten in the state of Denmark but, in Los Angeles, Shakespeare lovers will find all the joy that they can wish when the Library Foundation of Los Angeles opens its newest exhibit: Am... (more...)
BWW Review: OC's Segerstrom Center Presents HARRY POTTER - IN CONCERT BWW Review: OC's Segerstrom Center Presents HARRY POTTER - IN CONCERT
by Michael L. Quintos on November 14, 2016

With the popularity of film screenings paired with live symphony orchestras at an all time high, I'm glad one of the many to get the treatment is Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, the first insta... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 11/13/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 11/13/2016
by BWW on November 13, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/13/2016 for Costa Mesa... (more...)
Segerstrom Center for the Arts Salutes Our Veterans with Free Event Today Segerstrom Center for the Arts Salutes Our Veterans with Free Event Today
by BWW News Desk on November 12, 2016

Segerstrom Center for the Arts invites the community to attend a FREE day of appreciation and participation during its first Salute Our Veterans Day. Guests are invited to learn more about how to beco... (more...)
A CHRISTMAS CAROL Marks 37th Season at South Coast Repertory A CHRISTMAS CAROL Marks 37th Season at South Coast Repertory
by BWW News Desk on November 11, 2016

Nothing says the holidays like South Coast Repertory's production of A Christmas Carol, an Orange County family favorite since 1980. John-David Keller directs the Charles Dickens' classic, adapted by ... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 11/11; DOUBT in Rhode Island, HEATHERS in Salt Lake, FUN HOME in Chicago, and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 11/11; DOUBT in Rhode Island, HEATHERS in Salt Lake, FUN HOME in Chicago, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on November 11, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Rhode Island, Chicago, Salt Lake City and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include DOUBT in Rh... (more...)
Emmy Award-Winning Composer Sean Callery  Crescendo Chapter of The Guilds of Segerstrom Center's 2016-17 Celebrity Speakers Series Emmy Award-Winning Composer Sean Callery Crescendo Chapter of The Guilds of Segerstrom Center's 2016-17 Celebrity Speakers Series
by BWW News Desk on November 10, 2016

Composer Sean Callery - 14-time Emmy® Award nominee for Outstanding Music Composition and four-time winner (Bones, Homeland,Elementary, Jessica Jones) will discuss the process of composing music for t... (more...)
Pacific Symphony and Dancers from FBT Present NUTCRACKER FOR KIDS Pacific Symphony and Dancers from FBT Present NUTCRACKER FOR KIDS
by BWW News Desk on November 09, 2016

ts the most wonderful time of the year! Pacific Symphonyand dancers from Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT) soon fill the stage with the beauty and wonder of the holiday season forNutcracker for Kids, a co... (more...)
Pacific Symphony is Joined by Heavenly Voices for a Triumphant Holiday Celebration Pacific Symphony is Joined by Heavenly Voices for a Triumphant Holiday Celebration
by BWW News Desk on November 07, 2016

Full of exciting choral writing, thundering timpani and blazing trumpets,"Handel's Glorious Messiah" energizes its audience and leaves them singing, "Hallelujah!" This beloved holiday tradition of Han... (more...)
BWW Review: South Coast Rep Lovingly Skewers Telenovelas in DESTINY OF DESIRE BWW Review: South Coast Rep Lovingly Skewers Telenovelas in DESTINY OF DESIRE
by Michael L. Quintos on November 07, 2016

Lovingly skewering the not-so-subtle art of telenovelas, Karen Zacarías' winning play DESTINY OF DESIRE---now being performed at Orange County's South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa through November 13... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 11/06/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 11/06/2016
by BWW on November 06, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 11/06/2016 for Costa Mesa... (more...)
BWW Review: Both Provocative And Poignant — And All Played In Pumps! CASA VALENTINA Engages, Educates And Delights At Dezart Performs In Palm Springs BWW Review: Both Provocative And Poignant — And All Played In Pumps! CASA VALENTINA Engages, Educates And Delights At Dezart Performs In Palm Springs
by David Green on November 06, 2016

I had the absolute pleasure of seeing two things last night that I had never seen before. A production of Harvey Fierstein's CASA VALENTINA and a sold out, standing room only crowd at The Pearl McManu... (more...)
   
🔀COSTA MESA SHOWS
An American in Paris in BroadwayAn American in Paris
Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segestrom Hall
(Runs 4/25 - 5/7)
The Bodyguard in BroadwayThe Bodyguard
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 5/30 - 6/11)
A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder in BroadwayA Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder
Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segestrom Hall
(Runs 2/28 - 3/5)
Fun Home in BroadwayFun Home
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 8/1 - 8/6)
Matilda the Musical in BroadwayMatilda the Musical
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 1/17 - 1/29)
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time in BroadwayThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 9/12 - 9/17)

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