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The Wizard of Oz at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Posted on February 6, 2014 | 1:53pm

The yellow brick road passes through the City of the Arts as one of the most beloved Broadway musicals of all time, The Wizard of Oz, returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts with performances beginning February 11, 2014.

Wizard of Oz, Mirvish Productions Toronto

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The Year of the Horse at South Coast Plaza

Posted on January 24, 2014 | 11:37am

You don’t have to travel to China to celebrate the Lunar New Year.  With a variety of festive events including live entertainment, exhibits, prizes and more, all you have to do is visit South Coast Plaza in Costa Mesa to commemorate the Year of the Horse.  This year will be the fifth consecutive year that South Coast Plaza celebrates the Lunar New Year by incorporating dazzling Chinese displays throughout the shopping center, with many individual retailers offering shopping specials.

Dancers Perform for the Year of the Horse at South Coast Plaza

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Pacific Symphony 2014-2015 Season Announcement at SCFTA

Posted on January 17, 2014 | 11:26am

The Pacific Symphony announced its 2014-2015 season last night in the Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall with an evening of special guests, musical toasts and a few inspiring words from music director Carl St. Clair.

Carl St Clair SCFTA

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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Posted on January 10, 2014 | 11:33am

The smash hit Broadway musical, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa.   All of your favorite characters from one of the most beloved stories of all time will spring to life on stage during the elaborate production.  Along with the memorable characters, the stage production will also feature the Academy Award® winning score with music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Howard Ashman. Hilary Maiberger as Belle and Darick Pead as Beast. Photo by Amy Boyle Read More

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John O’Hurley Stars as Billy Flynn in Chicago at SCFTA

Posted on December 30, 2013 | 4:06pm

From scene-stealing supporting roles on Seinfeld, game show and dog show host, voice actor, musician and Dancing With the Stars contestant to name a few, John O’Hurley has been many things over his long and diverse career.

O’Hurley will call Costa Mesa home from January 28-February 2 as he stars in Chicago the Musical in the lead role of Billy Flynn at Segerstrom Center for the Arts.  This won’t be the first time he has starred as Flynn.  In 2005, O’Hurley took on the role for the Broadway and national tour productions of Chicago.

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