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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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Evita at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

Posted on December 12, 2013 | 3:48pm

One of the most beloved Broadway musicals of all time, Evita, returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa.  The Tony® Award winning show by Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber tells the incredible true story of Eva Perón and her rise from the underprivileged streets of Argentina to the presidential mansion as the first lady.

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Flashdance the Musical at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa

Posted on May 8, 2013 | 10:33am

Even if you haven’t seen the movie, you know the songs, and the iconic scene – water splashing down as the main character, Alex Owens, arches back in a chair.

It’s Flashdance – more than just a production, but rather, a cultural phenomenon. The songs have become so popular that since the release of the 1983 film, over 6 million copies of the album have been sold.  The soundtrack also won a Grammy Award for the best original score written for a motion picture.

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