| Apr 25, 2011
| 9:44 PM
Musicians from the Pacific Symphony and friends will be serenading donors at the second annual Musical Blood & Marrow Drive in Corona del Mar from noon to 6 p.m. April 29.
The event at the Newport Center United Methodist Church, 1601 Marguerite Ave.,...
| May 4, 2011
| 9:13 PM
Corona del Mar High School is bringing the best of Broadway to Newport Beach with a show that will enchant romance junkies, musical enthusiasts and World War II buffs alike.
High school students will be performing Richard Rodgers' and Oscar Hammerstein'...
| May 5, 2011
| 8:46 PM
Ever have the feeling that if you just got your boss out of the picture, you could run the company the way it ought to be run?
These ladies did, with a ball-gag and a lot of forged signatures.
The Broadway musical version of "9 to 5" will land at the...
| May 5, 2011
| 8:47 PM
Orange Coast College is dragging Gilbert and Sullivan's "The Pirates of Penzance," kicking and screaming, into the 21st century with a robust, rollicking production that deserves much more stage time, but closes Sunday.
Directed with punch and power by...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 8:18 PM
NEWPORT BEACH — Victoria Griffin, 15, has pretty much been singing since birth, or at least since before she could talk, her mother said.
Catherine Griffin used to sing lullabies to newborn Victoria and her daughter would make odd little noises...
| May 19, 2011
| 9:30 PM
It's flashy, sensual … and fabulous.
For fans of reality shows like "So You Think You Can Dance" and "Dancing with the Stars," "Burn the Floor" is a perfect real-life night out.
A record-breaking Broadway hit — and the first ballroom dance...
| May 21, 2011
| 7:20 PM
Do you want to treat yourself to great theater for a truly modest price? Get tickets for the upcoming production of "The Hiding Place," based upon Tim Gregory's original adaptation of the autobiography by Corrie ten Boom.
The show will be performed at...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 12:09 PM
It seems that this is the role he was born to play.
For "American Idol" finalist Constantine Maroulis, portraying a would-be rock star has meant critical acclaim, a Tony nomination and … unbearably freezing temperatures.
Hopefully that last...
| Dec 2, 2010
| 7:07 PM
SEAL BEACH — When your father plays violin, your brother plays violin, your cousins play violin and your aunt plays viola, clearly the sounds of strings run deep in the family.
So it was only natural that Maxim Eshkenazy take up the family trade...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 9:39 PM
If you've made a New Year's resolution to get out of the house more, check out this guide for 2011 entertainment options. From Broadway to blues to ballet, we've got you covered; here's a selection. Call the venue or visit their website for prices and...
| Feb 17, 2011
| 7:27 PM
Somewhere "up there" Hans Christian Andersen probably is looking down at South Coast Repertory's latest Theater for Young Audiences production and musing, "This seems vaguely familiar."
The show in question is "Lucky Duck," a satirical treatise on...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 1:08 PM
Esa ràfaga, el tango, esa diablura
los atareados años desafia
hecho de polvo y tiempo el hombre dura
menos que la liviana melodia
que solo es tiempo
That devilry, the tango, that wind gust
surely defies the over toiled years
made of dust and...