UCI Drama to Present EVITA UCI Drama to Present EVITA
by BWW News Desk on May 06, 2016

UC Irvine's Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama presents the Andrew Lloyd Weber/Tim Rice Tony-winning musical Evita, their second offering in the Irvine Barclay Theatre this season.... (more...)
Cal State Fullerton's Dancers Open Spring Dance Theatre Tonight Cal State Fullerton's Dancers Open Spring Dance Theatre Tonight
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2016

The nationally acclaimed Spring Dance Theatre, coordinated by CSUF Dance Professor Gladys Kares, begins tonight, May 5, and continues through May 15, 2016 in the Little Theatre on Cal State Fullerton'... (more...)
Sharon Sills to Perform at Arthur Newman Theater, 5/22 Sharon Sills to Perform at Arthur Newman Theater, 5/22
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2016

Recent desert transplant, Sharon Sills, has already taken the valley by storm at various venues throughout the valley. But on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 2 PM, she will 'Sharon Sing Them All' at the Arthu... (more...)
Pacific Chorale Sets 2016-17 Season Pacific Chorale Sets 2016-17 Season
by BWW News Desk on May 05, 2016

The Board of Directors of Pacific Chorale, the resident choir of Segerstrom Center for the Arts, has announced its 2016-2017 season, the final season for its long-serving Artistic Director, John Alexa... (more...)
Latin Music Sensation Pepe Aguilar to Make Segerstrom Center Debut This Summer Latin Music Sensation Pepe Aguilar to Make Segerstrom Center Debut This Summer
by BWW News Desk on May 04, 2016

With a celebrated career that spans three decades, has produced 26 albums and sold more than 13 million copies, multi-platinum singer, songwriter and producer Pepe Aguilar performs his unique brand of... (more...)
Laguna Playhouse Names Interim Executive Director Laguna Playhouse Names Interim Executive Director
by BWW News Desk on May 03, 2016

Laguna Playhouse Board of Directors announced today that, later this month, Ellen Richard will be joining Laguna Playhouse as its Interim Executive Director. The Playhouse announced late last year tha... (more...)
Photo Flash: New Look at Chance Theater's THE BIG MEAL Photo Flash: New Look at Chance Theater's THE BIG MEAL
by BWW News Desk on May 03, 2016

Chance Theater presents its Southern California premiere production of THE BIG MEAL. Written by Orange County native Dan LeFranc, and directed by Associate Artistic Director Jocelyn A. Brown, THE BIG ... (more...)
One More Productions Extends ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE One More Productions Extends ALWAYS…PATSY CLINE
by BWW News Desk on May 03, 2016

Ever since this musical opened on April 7, the show has received rave reviews, the phones have been ringing off the hook, and they have been playing to packed houses.  And for the first time in the hi... (more...)
Theatre @ Boston Court's THE GOLDEN DRAGON to Open This Weekend Theatre @ Boston Court's THE GOLDEN DRAGON to Open This Weekend
by BWW News Desk on May 02, 2016

What starts out as a simple toothache evolves into a dizzying chain of events as a group of disparate people, played by a cast of five who assume many roles indiscriminate of age, gender, and race, st... (more...)
Photo Flash: Inside Look at La Mirada's AMERICAN IDIOT, Now in Performances! Photo Flash: Inside Look at La Mirada's AMERICAN IDIOT, Now in Performances!
by BWW News Desk on May 01, 2016

LA MIRADA THEATRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS presents the fourth production in its innovative and award-winning ONSTAGE Series with the Tony award-winning rock musical, AMERICAN IDIOT, music by Green Day... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 5/01/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 5/01/2016
by BWW on May 01, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 5/01/2016 for Costa Mesa... (more...)
Photo Flash: First Look at SEX AND EDUCATION at The Laguna Playhouse Photo Flash: First Look at SEX AND EDUCATION at The Laguna Playhouse
by BWW News Desk on April 30, 2016

Laguna Playhouse Artistic Director Ann E. Wareham is thrilled to announce the fifth show in the Laguna Playhouse 2015-2016 season, Julia Duffy starring in SEX AND EDUCATION, written by Lissa Levin and... (more...)
RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Sets New Stops; Director, Original Broadway Creatives Join Team RENT 20th Anniversary Tour Sets New Stops; Director, Original Broadway Creatives Join Team
by BWW News Desk on April 29, 2016

The producers of the RENT 20th Anniversary Tour announced additional details regarding the creative team and tour route.... (more...)
Just In! AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Announces Cities and Schedule for U.S. Tour Just In! AN AMERICAN IN PARIS Announces Cities and Schedule for U.S. Tour
by BWW News Desk on April 26, 2016

AN AMERICAN IN PARIS will launch a national tour in Boston at the Citi Wang Theatre October 25-November 6, following a preview period at Proctor's in Schenectady, NY. As previously announced, Garen S... (more...)
BWW Review: Sandra Oh Stars in Intense New Play OFFICE HOUR at South Coast Rep BWW Review: Sandra Oh Stars in Intense New Play OFFICE HOUR at South Coast Rep
by Michael L. Quintos on April 25, 2016

More than ever, Americans are living in a state of fear. Such is the subject searingly explored in playwright Julia Cho's intensely jarring new play OFFICE HOUR which continues its exceptional world p... (more...)
Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 4/24/2016 Now Playing Onstage in Costa Mesa - Week of 4/24/2016
by BWW on April 24, 2016

Upcoming Shows - Week of 4/24/2016 for Costa Mesa... (more...)
The Box Brothers Bring the Beat to Segerstrom Center Tonight The Box Brothers Bring the Beat to Segerstrom Center Tonight
by BWW News Desk on April 23, 2016

Once upon a time there were four brothers who lived in a box, together with their best friend Big Drum. Their names were Oldest, Middlemost, Youngest and Simpleton. One day they set out on a quest for... (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 4/22; World Premiere of SENDER in Chicago, SPAMALOT in St. Petersburg and More! Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 4/22; World Premiere of SENDER in Chicago, SPAMALOT in St. Petersburg and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on April 22, 2016

This week, we go around our Broadway World to feature stories in Chicago, St. Petersburg, Sydney and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below, which include the World Premier... (more...)
BWW Review: THE FULL MONTY - Still Fun After All This Time BWW Review: THE FULL MONTY - Still Fun After All This Time
by Ellen Dostal on April 21, 2016

The destination for girls' night out in Southern California this month is definitely Plummer Auditorium in Fullerton. That's where 3-D Theatricals' revival of David Yazbek and Terrence McNally's THE F... (more...)
Laguna Playhouse Recieves Laguna Beach FOA Foundation Grant Laguna Playhouse Recieves Laguna Beach FOA Foundation Grant
by BWW News Desk on April 20, 2016

The Laguna Playhouse was recently awarded a 2016 Laguna Beach FOA (Festival of Arts) Foundation Grant of $5,000 to support its year-round, award-winning Youth Education Programs: Youth Theatre, Conser... (more...)
   
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South Coast Repertory
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Newsies The Musical in Costa MesaNewsies The Musical
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 5/17 - 5/29)
The Light Princess in Costa MesaThe Light Princess
South Coast Repertory
(Runs 5/20 - 6/5)
Sex And Education in Costa MesaSex And Education
The Laguna Playhouse
(Runs 4/27 - 5/22)
Cabaret in Costa MesaCabaret
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 8/9 - 8/21)
The Sound of Music in Costa MesaThe Sound of Music
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 7/19 - 7/31)
Buyer & Cellar in Costa MesaBuyer & Cellar
The Laguna Playhouse
(Runs 6/1 - 6/26)

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