Show Offs - Playwright festival
Jan
12
to Jan 21

Show Offs - Playwright festival

ShowOff! International Playwriting Festival is our subscribers' favorite, with drama, comedy and intrigue. And the variety that comes from seeing 7 short plays and a wonderful extra in Reader's Theatre! As the audience you only see the top seven and nightly you will also hear one of our runner-up plays read as a "Reader's Theater". 7 different directors ... 7 different plays. Suitable for teenagers to adult.

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Jersey Boys
Jan
19
to Jan 21

Jersey Boys

JERSEY BOYS is the Tony®, Grammy® and Olivier Award-winning Best Musical about Rock and Roll Hall of Famers The Four Seasons: Frankie Valli, Bob Gaudio, Tommy DeVito and Nick Massi. This is the true story of how four blue-collar kids became one of the greatest successes in pop music history. 

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Cabaret
Jan
19
to Feb 11

Cabaret

The seedy glamour of the Kit Kat Klub with its bawdy Emcee provide an unsettling but fitting backdrop to the story of the hard-living entertainer Sally Bowles in the decadent nightlife of Germany in the early ‘30s. Come hear some of the most memorable songs in theatre history, including“Cabaret,” “Money, Money” and “Maybe This Time.” Right this way, your table’s waiting at the musical the New York Post calls “one for the ages.”

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Death Trap - Cabrillo Playhouse
Jan
19
to Feb 11

Death Trap - Cabrillo Playhouse

When a dry spell hits Sidney Bruhl, a successful writer of Broadway thrillers, help comes in the form of a script from a student which Sidney knows will be a hit! He wants this script to be his, but how to get rid of that student? A scheme is planned but goes bad when Clifford arrives and things are not as they seem. Audiences will be held enthralled until the final, startling moments of this Tony nominated play.

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Museum of Illusions
Jan
20
to Feb 22

Museum of Illusions

  • 6753 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028 (map)
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Immerse yourself in different optical illusion settings and create memorable photographs with your imagination!

A visitor to the Museum of Illusions is not a passive observer but a full-fledged participant of the paintings created by the best artists. This is a place where photography is not just encouraged – it is part and parcel of the exhibition

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RENT - 20th Anniversary Tour
Jan
20
to Jan 21

RENT - 20th Anniversary Tour

A re-imagining of Puccini's La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. With its inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this timeless celebration of friendship and creativity reminds us to measure our lives with the only thing that truly matters — love.

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Nunsense
Jan
20
to Feb 10

Nunsense

Nunsense is a musical comedy with a book, music, and lyrics by Dan Goggin. Originating as a line of greeting cards, Goggin expanded the concept into a cabaret that ran for 38 weeks, and eventually into a full-length musical.

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Wine Dancing
Jan
25
6:30 PM18:30

Wine Dancing

Sip, learn, laugh!  Come and join the fun at San Juan Hills Golf Club.  Whether you're a seasoned pro at Line Dancing who's willing to share your knowledge or an absolute beginner looking to pick up a fun new hobby, join Marie Kelly as she takes you through the steps while having more fun that you thought possible.

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Brad Paisley
Jan
25
7:00 PM19:00

Brad Paisley

The 27-date tour will kick-off on January 25 in Los Angeles at STAPLES Center Special guests will be Broken Bow Records Platinum-selling artist Dustin Lynch, RED BOW Records hit-maker Chase Bryant and fast-rising star and multi-instrumentalist Lindsay Ell. 

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The Hendrix Project
Feb
1
to Feb 3

The Hendrix Project

On New Year’s Eve 1969, Jimi Hendrix's electronic blues trio, Band of Gypsys, played a legendarily funky concert at New York City's Fillmore East Auditorium. 12 disciples have gathered in the upper balcony to bear witness, as heat is brought to a nation caught in mid-winter chill. 

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A New Brain
Feb
2
to Mar 4

A New Brain

While undergoing emergency brain surgery, a songwriter with writer's block hallucinates a surrealistic musical-within-a-musical starring the people in his life. Based on William Finn's own experience with a life-threatening neurological disorder.

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Violet - Chance Theater
Feb
2
to Mar 4

Violet - Chance Theater

The best Tony-nominated musical nobody’s ever heard of… Violet has wowed critics and audiences with its powerful story and energetic gospel, rock, country and R&B score by Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home and Caroline, or Change). Set in the Deep South during the early days of the civil rights movement, this powerful musical tells the touching story of a young woman accidentally scarred on the face as a child. Hoping that a TV evangelist can cure her, Violet embarks on a long bus ride from her sleepy North Carolina town through Memphis to Oklahoma. Along the way, she meets two young soldiers who teach her about love, courage and the true meaning of beauty.

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Lewis Black - The Jokes on US
Feb
2
8:00 PM20:00

Lewis Black - The Jokes on US

Known as the king of the rant, LEWIS BLACK uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin. His comedic brilliance lies in his ability to make people laugh at the absurdities of life, with topics that include current events, social media, politics and anything else that exposes the hypocrisy and madness he sees in the world.

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English Beat
Feb
3
8:00 PM20:00

English Beat

Dave Wakeling is a hell of a nice guy! Dave loves to tell you the stories behind his songs, either from stage or after the show. Ask any one of the thousands of fans who have met him over the years and that's what you'll hear. Never mind that Dave is the singer/songwriter from two of the most popular bands of the end of the millennium, The English Beat and General Public

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Kinky Boots
Feb
6
to Feb 11

Kinky Boots

 

KINKY BOOTS is the exhilarating Broadway musical that will lift your spirits to new high-heeled heights! Winner of six Tony Awards® including Best Musical, this inspirational story follows a struggling shoe factory owner who works to turn his business around with help from Lola, a fabulous entertainer in need of some sturdy stilettos. Together, this unlikely pair finds that they have more in common than they ever dreamed possible… proving that when you change your mind about someone, you can change your whole world.

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Orange County Roller Derby
Feb
10
1:00 PM13:00

Orange County Roller Derby

For the second season, OCRD is hosting a home track interleague throwdown tournament! This year, OCRD's Pulp Friction will take on the Inland Empire Derby Divas and South Coast Roller Derby to defend their title of Interleague Champions. The final bout will feature the two teams who have fought their way to the top.

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An Afternoon with Peter Yarrow (Peter, Paul & Mary)
Feb
11
3:00 PM15:00

An Afternoon with Peter Yarrow (Peter, Paul & Mary)

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Yarrow’s talents as a creative artist—both with Peter, Paul & Mary and as a solo performer—are frequently directed at using music to convey a message of humanity and caring. His gift for songwriting has produced some of the most moving songs that Peter, Paul & Mary recorded including “Puff, the Magic Dragon,” “Day is Done,” “Light One Candle,” and “The Great Mandala.”

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Side Deal
Feb
11
7:00 PM19:00

Side Deal

SIDE DEAL is a band of five friends from various performing and touring bands who have come back to their hometown of Newport Beach to rekindle a love of music. Charlie Colin (Founding Member of TRAIN), Stan Frazier & Murphy Karges (Founding Members of SUGAR RAY), and Joel & Scott Owen (PawnShop kings) have known each other for many years

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Chase Rice at the House of Blues
Feb
15
to Feb 16

Chase Rice at the House of Blues

Country music maverick Chase Rice has become one of country music’s most exciting figures since arriving in Nashville, building a loyal fan base across the country through his energetic live shows and gaining the attention of music critics and industry professionals alike with his edgy, eclectic sound

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James and the Giant Peach
Feb
16
to Mar 4

James and the Giant Peach

James Henry Trotter lives with two ghastly hags — his odious aunts — and he’s a very lonely little boy indeed. One day, something peculiar happens. At the end of the garden, a peach starts to grow and grow … and grow. Inside that peach are seven very unusual insects, all waiting to take James on a magical adventure of enormous proportions. We invite you to crawl inside the giant peach and take a peek. Based on Roald Dahl’s beloved book and featuring music by the Tony and Academy Award-winning songwriting team behind Dear Evan HansenDogfight, and La La Land, this family musical takes you on an amazing voyage across the ocean.

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Eddie Izzard
Feb
22
7:30 PM19:30

Eddie Izzard

Comedian, actor, author and activist Eddie Izzard makes his Segerstrom Center debut as part of his “Believe Me” tour. Arguably one of today's top comedians, Izzard’s funny and emotional show reveals the man behind the stand-up with all of the keenly intelligent humor and fascination with the ridiculous that fans expect from an Eddie Izzard performance.

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Taking Steps
Feb
23
to Mar 18

Taking Steps

England’s King of Comedy, Alan Ayckbourn, tells the tale of Roland, a hard-drinking, irascible tycoon who is interested in buying an old Victorian house that was once a brothel. His wife, a frustrated dancer who is constantly threatening to leave him, joins an eccentric cast of characters in a fantastic, frenetic, race up and down the dark mansion’s many steps in what The Evening News called “A farce of riotous delight.”

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The King and I
Feb
27
to Mar 11

The King and I


One of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s finest works, THE KING AND I boasts a score which features such beloved classics as “Getting To Know You,” “I Whistle a Happy Tune,” “Hello Young Lovers,” “Shall We Dance” and “Something Wonderful.” Set in 1860’s Bangkok, the musical tells the story of the unconventional and tempestuous relationship that develops between the King of Siam and Anna Leonowens, a British schoolteacher whom the modernist King, in an imperialistic world, brings to Siam to teach his many wives and children.

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Don't Dress for Dinner
Mar
2
to Mar 25

Don't Dress for Dinner

While his wife is away, Bernard will play! Picture a romantic evening with his mistress in his charming French farmhouse, a cordon bleu cook and his best friend as an alibi. Now picture Jacqueline arriving home unexpectedly, chaos and hilarity ensue as Bernard and Robert improvise at breakneck speed.

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Spring Dance Theater
Mar
3
to May 13

Spring Dance Theater

“Great dancers are not great because of their technique. They are great because of their passion!” -- Martha Graham

Celebrate our dancers’ passion and technique through the most vibrant, heart-warming performances you will experience this year! Join CSUF’s award-winning dancers and choreographers on an ever-changing adventure in dance.

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Cambodian Rock Band - SCR
Mar
4
to Mar 25

Cambodian Rock Band - SCR

Part comedy, part mystery, part rock concert, this thrilling story toggles back and forth in time, as father and daughter face the music of the past. Neary, a young Cambodian American has found evidence that could finally put away the Khmer Rouge’s chief henchman. But her work is far from done. When Dad shows up unannounced—his first return to Cambodia since fleeing 30 years ago—it’s clear this isn’t just a pleasure trip.

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Keiko Matsui
Mar
4
7:00 PM19:00

Keiko Matsui

Internationally Acclaimed & Celebrated Pianist, Composer & Humanitarian Keiko Matsui Marks 30th Anniversary Of Recording Debut With Journey To The Heart Matsui Continues to Find Inspiration Reinventing Her Sound & Ensemble-Embarking On New Chapter

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'Tis Pity She's a Whore
Mar
9
to Mar 25

'Tis Pity She's a Whore

Savage, sexual, barbarous and bloody. John Ford’s murderous masterpiece exposes the incestuous love of Giovanni and Annabella, a brother and sister squeezed in the damnable grip of sexual discovery and forbidden passion. This ravishing and fierce Jacobean juggernaut wreaked havoc when it was written in the 1600’s—and in every production since.

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The Cripple of Inishmaan
Mar
9
to Mar 25

The Cripple of Inishmaan

A strange comic tale in the great tradition of Irish storytelling. This cracking production, which makes an entertainingly boozy brew of humor both sweet and savage, melancholy sentimentality, lacerating sorrow and extremely inappropriate wicked cruelty.

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Jim Messina
Mar
18
7:00 PM19:00

Jim Messina

Few musical artists résumés list membership in a band inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame; fewer still can lay claim to being a founding member of the seminal band credited with creating Country Rock; and only one artist can include all the above in addition to being one half of the most successful duo of the 1970s.  It is not overstating things to say a direct line can be drawn back to Jim Messina’s legacy with Buffalo Springfield, Poco and Loggins & Messina.

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St. Joseph's Day/Return of the Swallows Celebration
Mar
19
10:00 AM10:00

St. Joseph's Day/Return of the Swallows Celebration

Join us for this historic celebration, full of tradition, community, and festivity, on Monday, March 19th, 2018, marking the return of our famous swallows to Capistrano and the coming of spring - a time of renewal and rebirth. 

This annual celebration includes:
•Ringing of the historic bells
•Live mariachi music
•Traditional student performances
•Guest presentation on the Swallows
•Native American Presentations
•Ballet Foklorico
•Flamenco
•History of St. Joseph's Day and Swallows Legend, and more!

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Disney's The Little Mermaid
Mar
23
to Apr 15

Disney's The Little Mermaid

Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. Mermaid princess Ariel is fascinated by the world and lives of people on dry land, and longs to join them. Her father, King Triton, forbids contact and when she falls in love with human Prince Eric from afar, she makes a deal with the evil Ursula that only love can remedy.

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Shrew! - SCR
Mar
24
to Apr 21

Shrew! - SCR

In Shakespeare’s battle of the sexes, The Taming of the Shrew, Petruchio wins. But, what if a 16th century woman had written it? In Amy Freed’s clever and wickedly funny spin on the classic, Kate triumphs, too. When her unstoppable force meets his immovable object (or is it the other way around?), the impact is red-hot and, oh, so sexy! From the author of The Beard of Avon comes a love story for our time.

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Barefoot in the Park - Camino Real Playhouse
Mar
30
to Apr 15

Barefoot in the Park - Camino Real Playhouse

Barefoot in the Park, Neil Simon’s Tony Award winning classic, introduces Paul and Corie Bratter, newlyweds in every sense of the word. After a six-day honeymoon, they get a surprise visit from Corie's loopy mother and decide to play matchmaker during a dinner with their neighbor-in-the-attic Velasco, where everything that can go wrong, does. A bubbling, rib-tickling comedy! Funny, heartwarming and clever!

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OC Roller Derby - Double Header
Mar
31
5:00 PM17:00

OC Roller Derby - Double Header

CAUTION: WE PLAY ROUGH! LOOK OUT FOR FLYING ROLLER GIRLS!                                5:00pm
Doors & Will Call Open & Food Trucks Arrive
5:45pm
Skaters Roll Out & National Anthem
6:00pm - Game 1 of OC Roller Derby's Interleague Home Season
Inland Empire Derby Divas vs. South Coast Roller Derby

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Nathan Gunn - Laguna Playhouse
Apr
4
to Apr 22

Nathan Gunn - Laguna Playhouse

America’s leading baritone Nathan Gunn sings selections from classic American musicals, contemporary songs and a little bit of opera fun in his personal story, Flying Solo. This “Sexiest Man Alive” (People Magazine) recounts how he became ender of his heritage, the Scottish Clan GUNN, and learned what life is really about.

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The Importance of Being Ernest
Apr
20
to May 6

The Importance of Being Ernest

Perhaps the most famous and ingenious of all modern comedies, Oscar Wilde’s sensational characters and zippy one-liners generally result in all-around hilarious confusion on stage and satisfied, knowing laughter in the audience. Jack and Algernon each “reinvent the truth” to woo the women who have captured their hearts. When the gentlemen are coerced to reveal their web of lies and reveal themselves to their ladies, being earnest takes new meaning.

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Good People - Chance Theater
Apr
20
to May 20

Good People - Chance Theater

The haves and the have-nots come face-to-face in this Broadway hit. Written by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire (Rabbit Hole), this Tony-nominated dramatic comedy finds struggling single mother Margie Walsh coming to terms with the reality that her South Boston neighborhood offers the same lack of opportunity it always has. For most people, it’s a place where this month’s paycheck covers last month’s bills — and church bingo is a big night out on the town. Facing eviction, Margie’s forced to turn to an old high school flame for help. But he’s now a successful physician living in the suburbs … and Margie is way out of her element there. With a keen eye for character and an uncanny sense of humor, Good People explores the struggles, shifting loyalties, and unshakeable hope that comes with having next to nothing in America.

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OC Roller Derby -  Pulp Friction vs. South Coast Roller Derby
Apr
21
5:00 PM17:00

OC Roller Derby - Pulp Friction vs. South Coast Roller Derby

CAUTION: WE PLAY ROUGH! LOOK OUT FOR FLYING ROLLER GIRLS! 

6:00pm: Doors & Will Call Open & Food Trucks Arrive
6:45pm: Skaters Roll Out & National Anthem
7:00pm: Game 3 of OC Roller Derby's Interleague Home Season
OC Roller Derby's Pulp Friction v. South Coast Roller Derby

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Elevado - Chance Theater
May
4
to Jun 3

Elevado - Chance Theater

What kind of tango partner are you looking for — one that will glide with you above all of life’s messiness, or someone who will stay with you on the ground? It’s only their first date, but Ramona and Khalil’s time is already running out. Ramona has cancer. Khalil is selling his identity to a corporation. Typical relationship stuff. While they both seem set to vanish off this earth, they unexpectedly find themselves preparing to give love one more try. This warm, witty, and wise romantic comedy asserts that even in the potentially hazardous, high stakes game of love and relationships… the risk is worth it if it means finding your favorite dancing companion.

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Chili Cookoff - Swallow's Inn
May
5
12:00 PM12:00

Chili Cookoff - Swallow's Inn

It's back! The Swallow's Inn annual Chili Cook Off is back! Saturday, May 5th, 2018. Gates open at 12:00. $5 gets you in the gate to enjoy chili sampling, beer, music and dancing as chili heads compete for this regional title. Music provided by Family Style and Jann Browne. More details to follow, but be sure and save the date!

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The Sisters Rosenweig - SCR
May
5
to Jun 2

The Sisters Rosenweig - SCR

They’re each extraordinary in their own way. Sara, the successful banker. Pfeni, the globe-trotting journalist. And Gorgeous, the irrepressible radio host. Not bad for three sisters from Brooklyn in the early 1990s. When they gather in London for Sara’s 54thbirthday, along with some of the men in their lives, the result is a witty, enthralling look at the quest for love, acceptance and self-fulfillment.

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Hershey Felder Beethoven
May
16
to May 27

Hershey Felder Beethoven

The brilliant Hershey Felder now brings Ludwig van Beethoven to life through the eyes of a Viennese Doctor who as a boy spent Beethoven’s last years by the Maestro’s side. Featuring some of the composer's greatest works, from the “Moonlight Sonata” to the “9th Symphony” and the “Emperor Concerto,”

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Bye Bye Birdie
May
18
to Jun 3

Bye Bye Birdie

One of Broadway’s biggest hits, is back in the spotlight! This spectacular show is about a struggling songwriter’s attempt to write one last hit before his star client is drafted into the army. This effervescent, toe-tapping production is a show both for the kid with you and the kid within you.

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Doheny Blues Festival
May
19
to May 20

Doheny Blues Festival

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For the last 21 years, the Doheny Blues Festival has created a festival enviornment like none other! Three alternating stages of blues, rock and soul music, legendary artists, microbrews, an eclectic vendor village and 20,000 music fans throughout the weekend! The nationally-recognized festival has welcomed a mix of music legends and rock headliners, and the 2018 lineup will not disappoint!

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San Diego Taco Fest
May
19
11:00 AM11:00

San Diego Taco Fest

The San Diego Taco Fest is a food, music, and cultural celebration of all that makes San Diego America’s Finest City. 
Thirty of the region’s best taco-centric restaurants will offer a wide range of mouth watering taco creations.
The day will be packed with incredible local and national musical performances.

In between the musical performances, make your way to the south end of the festival to catch live Lucha Libre wrestling matches from Tijuana’s own Baja Stars!
San Diego’s fastest Chihuahuas will be strutting their stuff with a Beauty Pageant and a Chihuahua Race.

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OC Roller Derby - Home Tournament Championships
May
19
6:00 PM18:00

OC Roller Derby - Home Tournament Championships

For the second season, OCRD is hosting a home track interleague throwdown tournament! This year, OCRD's Pulp Friction will take on the Inland Empire Derby Divas and South Coast Roller Derby to defend their title of Interleague Champions. The final bout will feature the two teams who have fought their way to the top.

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Clybourne Park - Laguna Playhouse
Jun
6
to Jun 24

Clybourne Park - Laguna Playhouse

A spin-off of Lorraine Hansberry’s groundbreaking drama A Raisin in the Sun, this razor-sharp satire examines race and real estate in a fictional Chicago neighborhood. Smart and funny, this Tony and PulitzerPrize winning play featured the evolution of a house, acting as the focus of reactions to the shifting racial landscape of a community.

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Andrea Bocelli - Hollywood Bowl
Jun
20
8:00 PM20:00

Andrea Bocelli - Hollywood Bowl

One of the world's most successful classical crossover and multi-instrumentalist performers, Andrea Botticelli's passion for music has always been with him, since learning to play the piano as a young boy in Tuscany, Italy. Since then, he has gone on to sell 80 million records, win a Golden Globe Award and be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for his services to Live Theatre.

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Big Fish - Chance Theater
Jun
29
to Jul 29

Big Fish - Chance Theater

Adapted from Daniel Wallace’s novel and Tim Burton’s acclaimed film, and featuring spine-tinglingly beautiful music and lyrics by Andrew Lippa (The Addams Family and The Wild Party), Big Fish is a fantastical musical that illustrates the larger-than-life anecdotes of Edward Bloom, a man nearing the end of his life. This fact has compelled his grown son Will to embark on an adventure of his own — to unravel his real dad from the myths of his tall tales. Filled with magic, love, luck, and crazy coincidences, this rollicking fantasy set in the American South is a tribute to the power of dreaming big.

Recommendation: Good for all ages.

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The Other Place - Chance Theater
Sep
21
to Oct 21

The Other Place - Chance Theater

Juliana Smithton is a respected neurologist whose life has recently begun unraveling. Her husband is leaving her, her daughter has eloped with a much older man and even she’s beginning to question her own good health. A compelling and acclaimed drama in which nothing is quite what it seems, The Other Place is an intimate mystery that blurs fact with fiction, past with present, and Juliana’s perception with ever-elusive truth. An elaborately crafted theatrical work, this Outer Critics Circle Award nominee will likely keep you talking long after the curtain has closed.

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Emma The Musical - Chance Theater
Nov
23
to Dec 23

Emma The Musical - Chance Theater

Jane Austen’s enduring love story is brought to life as a romantic-comedy musical. The story revolves around Emma, a well-meaning, but disaster-prone matchmaker, who ignores her own romantic feelings while setting out to find a suitor for her friend Harriet. Her efforts go awry, of course, leading to comic complications. We invite you to fall in love again with one of Jane Austen’s most adored characters, featuring an intelligent and buoyant score from Tony-nominated composer Paul Gordon (Jane Eyre).

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Kris Kristofferson
Jan
14
7:00 PM19:00

Kris Kristofferson

Kris Kristofferson has been making things happen his entire life. Born in Texas and raised in a military family, he was a Golden Gloves boxer who studied creative writing at Pomona College in California. After graduating from Oxford, Kristofferson served in the army as an Airborne Ranger helicopter pilot and achieved the rank of Captain.

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Tommy Castro
Jan
12
8:00 PM20:00

Tommy Castro

Blazing soul-blues rocker Tommy Castro’s musical roots run deep. As he unleashes his high-energy music to fans all over the world, Castro is inspired by the sounds he absorbed while coming of age on the rough and tumble side of San Jose, California.

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Michi Wiancko
Jan
11
7:00 PM19:00

Michi Wiancko

Michi Wiancko is a violinist and composer whose work was described by Strad Magazine as “intriguing and exquisitely beautiful…music that breaks through the pop classical barrier.” Raised in San Clemente, Wiancko performs at major venues as eclectic as Carnegie Hall and The Late Show with Steven Colbert as part of chamber orchestras and indie pop groups. She also writes music for her own band, Kono Michi.  Wiancko will perform original compositions and one 100% improvised work, inspired by the beauty of Casa Romantica.

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The English Beat at Mozambique
Jan
6
7:00 PM19:00

The English Beat at Mozambique

When The English Beat (known simply as The Beat in their native England) rushed on to the music scene in 1979, it was a time of massive social and political unrest and economic and musical upheaval. This set the stage for a period of unbridled musical creativity, and thanks in large part to the Punk movement and it’s DIY approach to making music

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Black & White Ball - New Year's Even at San Juan Hills
Dec
31
to Jan 1

Black & White Ball - New Year's Even at San Juan Hills

Don't miss this chance to dance into the New Year with style...FAMILY STYLE!! Doors open at 8:30, band plays 9:30 to 12:30. Enjoy complimentary tapas, appetizer stations, midnight munchies and west coast champagne toast. Take home a souvenir photo (or two) from our New Year's themed photo experience.

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RITA RUDNER'S "LAUGH, DRINK, AND LEAVE"
Dec
31
8:00 PM20:00

RITA RUDNER'S "LAUGH, DRINK, AND LEAVE"

This comedy legend is hosting her own early evening New Year's Eve party at Laguna Playhouse in Orange County, where you'll toast the end of 2017 and watch the ball drop on the East Coast with a complimentary champagne drink and dessert. Rita Rudner's "Laugh, Drink, and Leave" is a one night special performance featuring special guests Molly Bergman and Sidney Bowen.

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First Night Fullerton
Dec
31
to Jan 1

First Night Fullerton

First Night Fullerton is an open party which is a family-friendly event featuring musical stage performances by celebrity cover bands, rides, roaming entertainment, games, food vendors, activities and more. The festival ends at midnight as the sky lights up with an incredible aerial display of fireworks to ring in the New Year. 

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New Year's at the Camino Real Playhouse - Broadway Time.
Dec
31
6:00 PM18:00

New Year's at the Camino Real Playhouse - Broadway Time.

Party with your friends at the Camino Real Playhouse in Stage II. Have a delicious dinner provided by Sundried Tomato, dance to the sounds of Martin Gerschwitz and Gina Kessler. Enjoy the party and imbibe a champagne toast when the actual ball drops in Times Square!

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Giant NYE Dance & Super Singles Social
Dec
31
to Jan 1

Giant NYE Dance & Super Singles Social

 

Spend New Year’s Eve 2017 ringing in the new year with hundreds of other singles. You may end up meeting the right one at this great event, which offers popular mixer games, and more! The event, which is held in the glamour of the Crest Ballroom with beautiful chandeliers, will offer a huge dance floor and offer music by LA DJ Sweat and the live band Yvette Cooke & Family Band to dance along to. 

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THE BABYS
Dec
29
8:00 PM20:00

THE BABYS

Billboard chart-climbers like "Every Time I Think of You", "Midnight Rendezvous" and "Isn't It Time" helped to launch them into worldwide recognition while also helping to carve out their permanent place in music history. THE BABYS were the first band ever signed to a million dollar record deal with Chrysalis Records on the basis of a 'new' thing called 'video'. 

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The Nutcracker - Barclay Theatre
Dec
9
to Dec 24

The Nutcracker - Barclay Theatre

Festival Ballet Theatre’s family-friendly breathtaking production features superb colorful scenery and dazzling costumes, which make this age-old tradition sparkle like new. Be swept away by Tchaikovsky’s iconic score as the Sugar Plum Fairy, our heroine Clara, and a cast of hundreds take you on a magical journey to mystical lands.

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