UPDATE, JAN. 13, 2011, 12:13 P.M.: The Orange County Performing Arts Center has indeed been renamed as the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, as announced during a celebration yesterday evening. According to the OC Metro, the event was attended by approximately 1,500 guests, which included former Go ... More >>
UPDATE: Victim identified, DA announces sentence sought against her husband, updates throughout . . .Santa Ana Police say Michael Eugene Upton told them he and his wife lost their jobs, burned through their cash and were about to be evicted. Fearing life on the streets, he is said to have told co ... More >>
Courtesy of Troika Entertainment My
favorite part of the touring production of Fiddler on the Roof, now currently
playing at the Orange County Performing Arts Center, was not the love stories
between the three young couples. Instead, it is the scene that is so rare
within movies and musicals: bet ... More >>
27th Annual Donald Bren Honor's Concert, 7 p.m.This Irvine Co. owner uses strong arm tactics on small local
businesses and, in a messy child support case in Los Angeles, declared
himself exempt from law because he's so rich, is rockin' the house with an honors concert at OCPAC!Orange County Perform ... More >>
Some of the eateries within the Patina umbrella may benefit from a stellar site (not least Patina itself, in LA's Disney Concert Hall), but the Market Café, next to the Orange County Performing Arts Center, sure isn't one of them.For starters, it's tucked away down a path in between OCPAC buildings ... More >>
South Coast Repertory and Orange County Performing Arts Center are doing something bold this month. They are collecting from audiences at each venue's shows non-perishable food that will be donated to the Orange County Food Bank, whose services are needed more than ever. Nice, you're saying, but wha ... More >>
Joel Mchale, Friday, 7 p.m.See this funny man of E!s The Soup dish out comedic gold this Friday.Long Beach Terrace Theatre, 300 E. Ocean Blvd., Long Beach, CA; 562-436-3636The Magic Flute, Saturday, 11:35 a.m.View Mozart's operatic masterpiece live at the Orange County Performing Arts Center.Orange ... More >>
It's a fact of barely contested sprawl that with little room left to build out, residences are being built up. And so we now have high-rise living spaces popping up in Irvine, Santa Ana and places you really don't want to be caught dead in. And so we now have a charity ... More >>
Hey! Did you see me at the Orange County Performing Arts Center Friday night? If you were there, you couldn't miss me. I was the young guy.OK, all jokes aside, I really was at OCPAC Friday night for the Blue Note 70th Anniversary tour. It was the early show and my friend Rick and I got there about f ... More >>
Special beer and cheese tasting, 6:30 p.m.Not just your regular, run-of-the-mill beer and cheese tasting. This one's special.Morry's, 5764 E. 2nd St., Long Beach, CA; 562-433-0405Call Sick On Friday, 10 p.m.Come on. You were going to do it anyway. Why not have a little dance party first?Que Sera, 19 ... More >>
Don't put your protest signs away just yet, anti-Prop. 8 opponents. (Orange County Mormon temples have been disrupted recently thanks to the Church of Latter-Day Saints having funneled gobs of cash into the Nov. 4 state voter initiative that prohibited gay marriage.)
Mormon Times reports ... More >>
Wayne Brady, 8 p.m.
He's got a singing career now. $32.50-$35
House of Blues
1530 S. Disneyland Dr.
The Elvis Show, 9:30 p.m.
The self-proclaimed “greatest Elvis impersonator in Fullerton, Brea and Whittier,” Kirk Wall knows how to rock that white sequined jumpsuit like ... More >>
Full disclosure: I'm not much of a classical dance fan. I enjoy a sharply performed Robot, a good Pop-and-Lock, the occasional well-executed Worm. Por ejemplo:
C'mon, who could argue with that?
But when I heard the Kirov Ballet was performing at the Orange County Performing Arts Center, I decide ... More >>
Quirky Portland electro-pop thrillers YACHT and spunky LA punk funsters Mika Miko are playing Samueli Theater at the Orange County Performing Arts Center Thursday June 26, and we have two tickets to give away.
First person to comment to this post will win them.
Here's a video of YACHT's “I L ... More >>
Last Night: My Fair Lady at the Orange County Performing Arts Center June 4th, 2008
Better Than: Saving gas by not showing up.
In my mind, My Fair Lady equals Audrey Hepburn. It doesn't get much cuter than Audrey Hepburn, right? But last night the beautiful, adorable, simply amazing (more adjecti ... More >>
Oakland psych-pop darlings Rogue Wave roll into Orange County Performing Arts Center (OCPAC) Thurs. May 22 in support of their latest album, Asleep at Heaven’s Gate.
Good news: we have two tickets to the concert that we’d like to give to one of our readers. The first person who can tell me the ... More >>
Axis Dance Company, 4/18 @ 8 p.m.
This dance company consists of wheelchair bound women performing unique dance pieces and pushing the boundaries of what defines dance. Price: $20-$40
12700 Center Court Dr. Cerritos, CA 90703
Duet for One, 4/18 @ 8 p.m.
Classical musi ... More >>
ANGELS & AIRWAVES, 8:00 p.m.
Melodic mutt or angelic alchemy?
House of Blues, 1530 S. Disneyland Dr. Anaheim.
ALVIN AILEY DANCE CO., 7:30 p.m.
Bodies and spirit in motion.
Orange County Performing Arts Center, 600 Town Center Drive Costa Mesa
DINNER AND A MOVIE: MEXICAN FILM SERIES - EL HIJO DES ... More >>
BORA KORKMAZ, 8 p.m.
Cal State Fullerton Performing Arts Center, 800 N. State College Blvd. Fullerton
TROUBLE IN CHEAP SHOES, 9 p.m.
Nothin' but trouble and tunes.
Que Sera, 1923 E. Seventh St. Long Beach
JAZZ AT BOWERS: MUSIC IN THE MOMENT WITH BILL MADISON, 6 p.m.
Be sure to pic ... More >>