| Aug 13, 2011
| 9:00 PM
'Into the Woods'
South Coast Repertory's Summer Players present Stephen Sondheim's "Into the Woods" on the Julianne Argyros Stage. Showtimes are at 1 and 5 p.m. and tickets are $12. For more information, call (714) 708-5555 or visit http://www....
| Aug 15, 2011
| 9:22 PM
'Language of Paint'
A collection of 24 paintings created by 5-year-olds from Orange Coast College's Harry and Grace Steele Children's Center will be on display from 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Frank M. Doyle Arts Pavilion on campus, 2701...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 5:09 PM
With the rain pouring outside and Laguna Canyon Road blocked to traffic a couple of miles away, one might not expect an appreciable turnout at a Laguna Playhouse matinee of what's very nearly a one-show production.
One would be impressed, nay astonished,...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 5:00 PM
Crowds of onlookers gathered at the Main Beach cobblestones Sunday afternoon, where members of Laguna's No Square Theatre and Arts Commission gave a colorful performance of Irving Berlin's "Blue Skies," to celebrate the arrival of warm, sunny weather...
| Feb 3, 2011
| 5:32 PM
Master pianist Hershey Felder has displayed his keyboard artistry in five separate programs over the past year at the Laguna Playhouse.
And he's not finished.
Felder first caught playhouse patrons' attention in spring with "George Gershwin Alone," a...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 5:42 PM
Valentine’s Day is approaching and romantic offerings scheduled around the holiday abound in La Cañada.
Descanso Gardens, Lanterman House and La Cañada Presbyterian Church are all offering several ways for the community to get in the spirit of...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 9:15 PM
LAGUNA BEACH — When Mike McCaffrey tells the audience he's got the world on a string, he's got you under his skin and that you're unforgettable — and pretty incredible, too — he can't go wrong.
That's because he's a pianist, singer and...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 6:42 PM
Stretching stories around a number of already established songs from a single source isn't a particularly new approach. Over 50 years ago, Hollywood produced the Oscar-winning "An American in Paris" with all-George Gershwin music and created an enduring...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 4:15 PM
Tony Bennett may have left his heart in San Francisco a half-century ago, but the rest of him is still going strong as he approaches his 85th birthday next month.
The man famously labeled Frank Sinatra's favorite singer isn't in evidence at the Laguna...
| Mar 8, 2011
| 7:52 PM
The Costa Mesa institution now known as the Segerstrom Center for the Arts held its first performance in September 1986.
Nearly 25 years later, the largest performing arts venue in Orange County is planning a robust lineup for its silver anniversary...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 7:49 PM
Oldies, newcomers and the 25th anniversary revival of arguably the greatest musical of all time dot the calendar of the Segerstrom Center for the Arts for its upcoming 2011-12 season — which, coincidentally, also is the center's 25th season.
| Dec 6, 2010
| 5:01 PM
Dreaming of a "White Christmas"?
Bing Crosby's former home in Rancho Mirage has come on the market at $3,495,000.
The sprawling 6,700-square-foot estate sits on more than an acre in the Thunderbird Heights neighborhood with a hillside backdrop. Asian...