| Jul 19, 2011
MARY POPPINS is bringing its own brand of Broadway magic to theaters across the country, which has Variety raving, "This is the rare touring production that over-delivers on every level!" Featuring the irresistible story and unforgettable songs from one...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 8:30 AM
For Lesley McKinnell, whose childhood was filled with the sights and sounds of the Orange County Performing Arts Center, being "Wicked" has paid off.
Now in her early 20s, McKinnell has translated her experiences both on- and off-stage at the center,...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 6:16 PM
What do you get when you cross the creative son of a Venetian espresso salesman with a passion for all things Disney, an eye for carnival costume design, a love of origami and a musical ear?
The result is artist Ennio Marchetto and his ever-evolving live...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 12:03 PM
Through November 6
Cadillac Palace Theatre
151 W. Randolph St.
| Nov 28, 2011
After the year “Shame” star Michael Fassbender has had, the GQ Breakout Man for 2011 should be in a good mood.
Still, anyone who has seen Fassbender (“X-Men: First Class,” “Jane Eyre”) in British director Steve...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 2:45 PM
When I last saw "Mary Poppins," in early 2009, the first national tour was brand new. After a rehearsal process that took place entirely in Chicago, the stage-musical version of the movie-musical tale of the magical uber-nanny opened here in front of...
| May 27, 2011
| 5:00 AM
Blending elements from "Drumline," "Stomp" and "Glee," the new music-centric "Mickey's Soundsational Parade" opening at Disneyland on Friday delivers on its fun and energetic party premise without feeling forced or contrived.
There are no show stops with...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 1:04 PM
Vivian Maier, Photographer Exhibition
Through June 18
Russell Bowman Art Advisory
311 West Superior, Suite 115
Tuesday and Wednesday by appointment
Thursday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
| Jul 22, 2011
Can it be nearly 50 years since Julie Andrews introduced herself to movie audiences (and Oscar voters) by soaring in, clutching her umbrella and announcing herself as a "practically perfect" nanny?
More to the point: Why has it taken this long for the...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 4:04 PM
As I described a couple of weeks ago, this summer I'd like to focus occasionally on local events and places that might make good, simple, affordable escapes for you and your families.
You may have heard that the acclaimed Disney and Cameron Mackintosh...
| Jul 29, 2011
| 8:12 PM
DJ Josh one
DJ Josh One performs at 9:30 p.m. at the Commonwealth Lounge & Grill, 2406 Newport Blvd., Newport Beach. For more information, call (949) 675-4444.
Local indie rock bands New Oldsmobile, Cosmodelion and Ponder...
| Jul 30, 2011
| 10:05 PM
Singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge performs at the Pacific Amphitheatre, as part of the O.C. Fair. The show starts at 8:15 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.pacamp.com.
Quetzal Guerrero performs...