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...)
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...)
Lucie Arnaz Helmed SONDHEIM IN LOVE Debuts Tonight At The McCallum Theatre Lucie Arnaz Helmed SONDHEIM IN LOVE Debuts Tonight At The McCallum Theatre
by David Green on April 20, 2016

Michael Childers' ninth annual One Night Only benefit concert, which is entitled Sondheim in Love, will be presented tonight at 6:30 PM at The McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert. Directed by Lucie Arnaz,... (more...)
Dezart Performs Closes Season With Bruce Graham's Deeply Moving OUTGOING TIDE Dezart Performs Closes Season With Bruce Graham's Deeply Moving OUTGOING TIDE
by David Green on April 20, 2016

Desert's theater-lovers will get a special bonus this month when innovative performing arts company Dezart Performs adds a fourth full production to its season. The award-winning work to be presented ... (more...)
BWW Review: FIGHTING SHADOWS - An L.A. Story of Love and Redemption BWW Review: FIGHTING SHADOWS - An L.A. Story of Love and Redemption
by Ellen Dostal on April 20, 2016

We tell a lot of stories in the theatre. Here in Los Angeles, however, we don't often tell stories that are authentically home-grown. FIGHTING SHADOWS is that rare exception, a deeply personal story o... (more...)
BWW Review: SISTER ACT Brings Joyful Noise to Musical Theatre West, Ends 4/24 BWW Review: SISTER ACT Brings Joyful Noise to Musical Theatre West, Ends 4/24
by Michael L. Quintos on April 20, 2016

Though that comedy device of rewritten song lyrics is (unfortunately) not utilized for the film's musical stage adaptation, still, much of the spirit and basic plot architecture of the original movie ... (more...)
BWW Review: Pantages Theatre Welcomes Triumphant Return of KINKY BOOTS Tour to Hollywood BWW Review: Pantages Theatre Welcomes Triumphant Return of KINKY BOOTS Tour to Hollywood
by Michael L. Quintos on April 20, 2016

If it was possible to like... or rather, LOOOVE... the Broadway musical KINKY BOOTS even more so than one already does, the lovable, fresh-faced cast of the musical's current first national tour is ce... (more...)
   
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Cabaret in Costa MesaCabaret
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 8/9 - 8/21)
Amadeus in Costa MesaAmadeus
South Coast Repertory
(Runs 5/6 - 6/5)
The Light Princess in Costa MesaThe Light Princess
South Coast Repertory
(Runs 5/20 - 6/5)
Buyer & Cellar in Costa MesaBuyer & Cellar
The Laguna Playhouse
(Runs 6/1 - 6/26)
Newsies The Musical in Costa MesaNewsies The Musical
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 5/17 - 5/29)
The Sound of Music in Costa MesaThe Sound of Music
Segerstrom Center for the Arts
(Runs 7/19 - 7/31)
Sex And Education in Costa MesaSex And Education
The Laguna Playhouse
(Runs 4/27 - 5/22)

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