| Aug 4, 2010
| 7:02 PM
Museum Book Sale
New and used art books and exhibition catalogs will be on sale from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in the Laguna Beach Art Museum lobby, 307 Cliff Dr., Laguna Beach. Visitors will be given free entry from 5 to 9 p.m. to the museum's current...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 7:04 PM
COSTA MESA — A long-struggling nonprofit community theater expects to pull its finances back into the black this season, said the theater's treasurer.
The 45th anniversary season of the Costa Mesa Playhouse starts Friday with the opening of Neil...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 7:41 PM
Friends of the Library Book Sale
A used book sale for members of Friends of the Library will run from
1 to 4 p.m. at the Newport Beach Central Library, 1000 Avocado Ave. Annual memberships can be purchased for $10. For more information, call...
| Aug 7, 2010
| 8:04 PM
South Coast Repertory's Summer Players present Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Cinderella" at 1p.m.and 4 p.m., at 655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. Tickets are $12 and can be purchased by calling (714) 708-5555 or at http://www.scr.org....
| Aug 9, 2010
| 9:15 PM
Tuesday Trivia Night
Live team trivia at Skosh Monahan's Pub, 2000 Newport Blvd., begins at 7:30 every Tuesday night, with prizes for contestants. For more information, call (949) 548-0099.
Roasted Crab At AnQi
AnQi at South Coast Plaza...
| Aug 13, 2010
Both Neil Simon's hit comedy "The Odd Couple" and the Costa Mesa Playhouse were born in the same year — 1965. But it took them 45 years to find each other.
Now, as the kickoff entry in a playhouse season designed to be audience-friendly, "The...
| Aug 13, 2010
| 8:11 PM
"Weird Al" Yankovic performs at the Los Angeles Times Summer Concert Series at the Pacific Amphitheatre at the O.C. Fair. Tickets start at $12.50 and include admission to the fair for the day. For more information, visit http://www....
| Mar 24, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Nauticus and Virginia Stage Company are teaming up to present "Swingtime Salute, An On-Deck Revue," this summer.
Performances of the World War II-era song and dance show will take place May 31 through July 8 on the deck of the Battleship Wisconsin in...
| May 21, 2011
Often-tuxedoed actor Neil Patrick Harris, who will host the Tony Awards next month, has sold a ranch-style house in Studio City for $1,535,000.
Built in 1950, the home sits on more than a half-acre with mountain and valley views. The interiors feature...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 10:47 AM
Northlight Theatre said Tuesday that it will stage Neil Simon's classic comedy "The Odd Couple" as part of its 2012-13 season, replete with Tim Kazurinsky as the neatnik Felix and George Wendt as the slobby Oscar. The pair, both Second City alumnae, did...
| Feb 23, 2012
| 7:51 PM
Neil Simon's"The Odd Couple" was such a big hit that he rewrote it for a mostly female cast. Reginald Rose's "Twelve Angry Men" eventually went coed as "Twelve Angry Jurors."
Neither of these plays, to my knowledge, ever was presented in both versions...
| Apr 27, 2009
Broadway star won a Tony Award
Marilyn Cooper, 74, a Broadway actress best known for her Tony-winning performance in the musical "Woman of the Year," died Wednesday after a long illness at the Actors Fund Home in Englewood, N.J., said...