A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF ALAN MENKEN Debuts at Segerstrom Center Tonight A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF ALAN MENKEN Debuts at Segerstrom Center Tonight
by BWW News Desk on September 30, 2016

Disney aficionados, film buffs and musical theater lovers can expect an evening like no other when eight-time Oscar-winner Alan Menken comes to Segerstrom Center for the Arts performing his own music ... (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 September 29, 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...)
SWEENEY TODD to Play the Gem Theatre in Time for Halloween SWEENEY TODD to Play the Gem Theatre in Time for Halloween
by BWW News Desk on September 29, 2016

SWEENEY TODD, opens on September 29 at Garden Grove's historic GEM THEATRE presented by the award-winning One More Productions - one of Southern California's leading musical theater companies.... (more...)
MUST SEE: Segerstrom Center for the Arts Proudly Presents the World Premiere of A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF ALAN MENKEN MUST SEE: Segerstrom Center for the Arts Proudly Presents the World Premiere of A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF ALAN MENKEN
by Maeve Riley on September 28, 2016

Segerstrom Center for the Arts Proudly Presents the World Premiere of A WHOLE NEW WORLD OF ALAN MENKEN... (more...)
ITALIAN AMERICAN RECONCILIATION to Open This October at Cal State Fullerton ITALIAN AMERICAN RECONCILIATION to Open This October at Cal State Fullerton
by BWW News Desk on September 27, 2016

Cal State Fullerton's production of John Patrick Shanley's Italian American Reconciliation is directed by Professor Maria Cominis and runs October 7-30, 2016 in the Hallberg Theatre on campus.... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 9/25/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 9/25/2016
by BWW on September 25, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/25/2016 for Costa Mesa... (more...)
Latin Grammy Winner AIDA CUEVAS Celebrates Mariachi At The McCallum Latin Grammy Winner AIDA CUEVAS Celebrates Mariachi At The McCallum
by David Green on September 23, 2016

The Queen of Mexican Music, Aida Cuevas and America's first all-female mariachi ensemble, Mariachi Reyna de Los Angeles, unite for ¡Viva la Mujer Mariachi!, a concert extravaganza celebrating women in... (more...)
BWW Interview: Billboard Chart-Topping Artist Kristine W Headlines Halloween Palm Springs 2016 BWW Interview: Billboard Chart-Topping Artist Kristine W Headlines Halloween Palm Springs 2016
by David Green on September 23, 2016

The incomparable Kristine W will headline Halloween Palm Springs, Saturday, October 29 from 6:00-10:00 p.m. Kristine W has scored 16 potent #1 dance hits and a record-setting string of nine consecutiv... (more...)
Off-Broadway's MARIE AND ROSETTA and More Receive 2016 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards Off-Broadway's MARIE AND ROSETTA and More Receive 2016 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards
by BWW News Desk on September 23, 2016

Theatre Communications Group (TCG), the national organization for theatre, has announced the recipients of the second round of the 2016 Edgerton Foundation New Play Awards.... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/23; FOLLIES in St. Louis, LAST SHIP in Salt Lake, PUMP BOYS in Seattle, HUNCHBACK in LA! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/23; FOLLIES in St. Louis, LAST SHIP in Salt Lake, PUMP BOYS in Seattle, HUNCHBACK in LA!
by BWW Special Coverage on September 23, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in St. Louis, Salt Lake City, Seattle and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include FOLLIES in St.... (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 September 23, 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...)
California State, University Fullerton's 2016-2017 Season Opens with ANNA IN THE TROPICS California State, University Fullerton's 2016-2017 Season Opens with ANNA IN THE TROPICS
by BWW News Desk on September 23, 2016

Cal State Fullerton's 2016-2017 season opens with the 2003 Pulitzer Prize winner Anna in the Tropics, written by Nilo Cruz and directed by Fidel Gomez. Anna in the Tropics runs September 23-October 9 ... (more...)
Actors and Artists Unite 2 End Alz Soars into 2016 with 42 Teams Actors and Artists Unite 2 End Alz Soars into 2016 with 42 Teams
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2016

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by BWW News Desk on September 21, 2016

Want to join the BroadwayWorld.com team for a great, paid, part-time, telecommuting opportunity? We're seeking an eager and ambitious individual to cooperate with the site's sales and marketing team o... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble Students Head to Austria to Participate in Prestigious Music Festival Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble Students Head to Austria to Participate in Prestigious Music Festival
by BWW News Desk on September 20, 2016

Pacific Symphony Youth Wind Ensemble (PSYWE) is in the business of making not only music but also dreams come true, as the group enters its 10th anniversary season in 2016-17-culminating in a nine-day... (more...)
California State, University Fullerton's 2016-2017 Season Opens with ANNA IN THE TROPICS California State, University Fullerton's 2016-2017 Season Opens with ANNA IN THE TROPICS
by BWW News Desk on September 19, 2016

Cal State Fullerton's 2016-2017 season opens with the 2003 Pulitzer Prize winner Anna in the Tropics, written by Nilo Cruz and directed by Fidel Gomez. Anna in the Tropics runs September 23-October 9 ... (more...)
BWW Review: Outstanding ALL THE WAY Stirs at South Coast Repertory BWW Review: Outstanding ALL THE WAY Stirs at South Coast Repertory
by Michael L. Quintos on September 19, 2016

Right at the start of Robert Schenkkan's mesmerizing Tony Award-winning play ALL THE WAY---now playing in an outstanding new production at Orange County's South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa through O... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 9/18/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 9/18/2016
by BWW on September 18, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 9/18/2016 for Costa Mesa... (more...)
Chance Theater's TYA Series Proudly Presents California Premiere of THE BOY AT THE EDGE OF EVERYTHING Chance Theater's TYA Series Proudly Presents California Premiere of THE BOY AT THE EDGE OF EVERYTHING
by BWW News Desk on September 16, 2016

Anaheim's official resident theater company, Chance Theater is pleased to present the exciting and wondrous The Boy at the Edge of Everything. Written by Finegan Kruckemeyer, and directed by Darryl B.... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/16; EVITA Starring Eden Espinosa, IN THE HEIGHTS in Atlanta, Patti LuPone in CA and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 9/16; EVITA Starring Eden Espinosa, IN THE HEIGHTS in Atlanta, Patti LuPone in CA and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on September 16, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Nashville, Atlanta, Costa Mesa and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include Studio Tenn's EVIT... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Celebrates the Much-Loved Holiday with the Magic of Wizardly Music and Everyone's Favorite Spectacled Hero and Friends! Pacific Symphony Celebrates the Much-Loved Holiday with the Magic of Wizardly Music and Everyone's Favorite Spectacled Hero and Friends!
by BWW News Desk on September 15, 2016

Hop on the Hogwarts Express! Young Witches, Wizards and Muggles unite as they find themselves transported to the fantastical world of Harry Potter, when Pacific Symphony's Family Musical Mornings seri... (more...)
BWW Blog: Monica Furman - Senior Year, Week 2: The Importance of Performer Professionalism BWW Blog: Monica Furman - Senior Year, Week 2: The Importance of Performer Professionalism
by Guest Blogger: Monica Furman on September 14, 2016

This semester, I am enrolled in two theatre classes--Shakespeare II and Business of Acting. For the latter, we have a workshop-style class every Friday where we discuss our preparations for our BFA Sh... (more...)
Pacific Symphony Soars with a Spellbinding Performance of Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 and Tchaikovsky's Powerful Fourth Symphony Pacific Symphony Soars with a Spellbinding Performance of Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 and Tchaikovsky's Powerful Fourth Symphony
by BWW News Desk on September 12, 2016

Expect fireworks to shoot from the strings during a breathtaking performance by young star-on-the-rise, Arnaud Sussmann, as he joins Music Director Carl St.Clair and Pacific Symphony for the second co... (more...)
Casting Announced for American Ballet Theatre's Performances of The Nutcracker at Segerstrom Center for the Arts Casting Announced for American Ballet Theatre's Performances of The Nutcracker at Segerstrom Center for the Arts
by BWW News Desk on September 12, 2016

Casting for American Ballet Theatre's The Nutcracker, co-presented by Segerstrom Center for the Arts and ABT, was announced today by Kevin McKenzie, ABT Artistic Director and Terry Dwyer, Segerstrom C... (more...)
BWW Review: Tony Winner Patti LuPone Returns to the OC with COULDA, WOULDA, SHOULDA BWW Review: Tony Winner Patti LuPone Returns to the OC with COULDA, WOULDA, SHOULDA
by Michael L. Quintos on September 12, 2016

The very second that Tony Award-winning Broadway Legend Patti LuPone sings---heck, even when she walks out before she belts a single note---you know you're in the presence of someone that deserves the... (more...)
   
🔀COSTA MESA SHOWS
All the Way
South Coast Repertory
(Runs 9/2 - 10/2)
Beautiful in Costa MesaBeautiful
Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segestrom Hall
(Runs 10/4 - 10/16)
An American in Paris in Costa MesaAn American in Paris
Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Segestrom Hall
(Runs 4/25 - 5/7)
Fun Home in Costa MesaFun Home
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 8/1 - 8/6)
Matilda the Musical in Costa MesaMatilda the Musical
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 1/17 - 1/29)
All the Way
South Coast Repertory
(Runs 9/2 - 10/2)
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical in Costa MesaBeautiful: The Carole King Musical
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 10/4 - 10/16)

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