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Museum of Illusions: Produce Amazing Pics

at Museum of Illusions, Los Angeles
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Hollywood's newest, coolest pop-up museum comes Instagram ready to put you and the fam right in the middle of some amazing images. The Museum of Illusions is filled with paintings, 3-D set pieces and ... [more+]

Hollywood's newest, coolest pop-up museum comes Instagram ready to put you and the fam right in the middle of some amazing images. The Museum of Illusions is filled with paintings, 3-D set pieces and giant props that produce eye-popping pics, inspired by cartoons, art, current events, movies and more. You can picture yourself on a raft watching the Titanic go down, climb a sheer cliff, become a burger topping or dangle over an MC Escher-like edge. Then show off your shots and really wow your crowd back home. [less-]

"Always ... Patsy Cline": Country Musical Tale of Friendship

at The GEM Theater, Garden Grove
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Based on the true story of legendary country singer Patsy Cline's friendship with her most devoted fan, Louise Seger, "Always ... Patsy Cline" is a heartwarming hit that's been delighting audiences si... [more+]

Based on the true story of legendary country singer Patsy Cline's friendship with her most devoted fan, Louise Seger, "Always ... Patsy Cline" is a heartwarming hit that's been delighting audiences since 1988. Meeting outside of Houston at the Esquire Ballroom, Patsy and Louise first became friends over a pot of strong coffee, forming a bond so unique that this unlikely duo remained in touch until Patsy's untimely death in 1963. This musical tribute written by Ted Swindley includes many of Cline's most unforgettable hits, such as "Crazy," "Anytime," "She's Got You" and "Walkin' After Midnight." Experience "Always ... Patsy Cline" at Orange County's GEM Theater. For an additional fee every Thursday performance, enjoy an exclusive pre-show cookout with delicious homemade food prepared by Michael Sandi and Louie's Bar and Grill. [less-]

"Albert Herring": Benjamin Britten's Comic Opera

at Musco Center for the Arts, Orange
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Fri, April 20
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FULL PRICE: $25
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Opera Chapman presents a full-scale production of Benjamin Britten's coming-of-age comic opera "Albert Herring". This rousing story, set in Concord, New Hampshire between April and May 1955, follows t... [more+]

Opera Chapman presents a full-scale production of Benjamin Britten's coming-of-age comic opera "Albert Herring". This rousing story, set in Concord, New Hampshire between April and May 1955, follows the title character as he crosses over from a life of innocence on the straight-and-narrow to a debauched initiation into a world of baser interests of the common man. This is your chance to hear the opera stars of tomorrow in one of the West Coast's newest opera houses, the Musco Center for the Arts in Orange. [less-]

Grammy-Winning Jazz Star Cécile McLorin Salvant

at Irvine Barclay Theatre, Irvine
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Fri, April 20
FULL PRICE: $42
OFFER PRICE: $21 - $31

Cécile McLorin Salvant has become one of the most celebrated young vocalists in jazz, moving audiences around the world with her expressive style and masterful vocal technique. Her new album, "Dreams... [more+]

Cécile McLorin Salvant has become one of the most celebrated young vocalists in jazz, moving audiences around the world with her expressive style and masterful vocal technique. Her new album, "Dreams and Daggers", won the 2018 Grammy for Best Jazz Vocal Album. Cécile sings with a soulful expression that inhabits the songs the way an actress embodies a character. With elegance, poise and boundless soul and sensuality, she is quickly becoming a leader of her generation by inspiring a new audience to discover the joy of jazz. Now is your chance to see Cécile live when she hits the stage of the Irvine Barclay Theatre. [less-]

World Premiere of "Little Black Shadows"

at Julianne Argyros Stage, South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa
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"We is shadows. And shadows is seen, not heard." In pre-Civil War Georgia, Toy and Colis spend long days on the plantation, silently serving adolescent twins Mittie and Daniel. But in the dead of nigh... [more+]

"We is shadows. And shadows is seen, not heard." In pre-Civil War Georgia, Toy and Colis spend long days on the plantation, silently serving adolescent twins Mittie and Daniel. But in the dead of night their world comes alive, as they lie beneath their masters' beds whispering stories to each other through a vent in the wall. When Father announces the family is moving to Louisiana, the children face uncertain futures. Do they dare come out of the shadows? Don't miss this compelling testament to the power of the human spirit from one of America's most promising playwrights, when "Little Black Shadows" makes its world premiere at South Coast Repertory's Julianne Argyros Stage in Costa Mesa. [less-]

"Merlin's Magic Dinner Show": A Night of Wit and Wizardry

at Rib Trader Restaurant, Orange
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You'll be treated like a king or queen at this two-hour magical meal hosted by a royal wizard. Saucy serving wenches bring you hearty food, tempting beverages and cheeky banter while Merlin the Magici... [more+]

You'll be treated like a king or queen at this two-hour magical meal hosted by a royal wizard. Saucy serving wenches bring you hearty food, tempting beverages and cheeky banter while Merlin the Magician provides an evening of entertainment you won't soon forget. His mesmerizing magic feats range from sleight of hand to grand illusion, and he's a bit of a comedian as well. The Rib Trader Restaurant in Orange offers dinner with sides included in the ticket price, plus wine, beer and cocktails are available for purchase. [less-]

"Lord of the Flies": A Savage Theatrical Experience

at Lyceum Theater, Costa Mesa
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Nobel Prize-winning author William Golding's provocative, dystopian novel "Lord of the Flies" shocked and challenged audiences in 1954, and it's lost little of its edginess in the decades since. "Lord... [more+]

Nobel Prize-winning author William Golding's provocative, dystopian novel "Lord of the Flies" shocked and challenged audiences in 1954, and it's lost little of its edginess in the decades since. "Lord of the Flies" finds a group of schoolchildren -- the only survivors of a plane crash on a remote island -- splitting into two factions in a fight for control of their new environment that rapidly descends into madness. Now, the intimate setting of the Lyceum Theater in Costa Mesa transforms into the barbarous site of this theatrical adaptation of Golding's unforgettably savage tale. [less-]

West Coast Premiere of "Holmes and Watson"

at Maverick Theater, Fullerton
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Fri, April 20
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OFFER PRICE: Sold Out

Three years after the mysterious death of beloved detective Sherlock Holmes off Reichenbach Falls, Dr. John H. Watson receives a telegram that suggests his old friend may still be alive. The mysteriou... [more+]

Three years after the mysterious death of beloved detective Sherlock Holmes off Reichenbach Falls, Dr. John H. Watson receives a telegram that suggests his old friend may still be alive. The mysterious wire was sent from a doctor who states that three patients in his asylum's care have each claimed to be the late Sherlock Holmes. Watson embarks on a journey to disprove these claims. Could Sherlock Holmes really be alive after all this time? Enjoy "Holmes and Watson" -- a riveting new adventure from award-winning writer Jeffrey Hatcher -- at the Maverick Theater in Fullerton. [less-]

Rockin' Musical Retelling of Jesus' Life

at Grand Central Art Center, Santa Ana
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In a world of techno-babble, celebrity fixation, consumerism and polarization, "Godspell" offers the chance to hear the passion narrative according to the Gospel of Matthew through the timeless score ... [more+]

In a world of techno-babble, celebrity fixation, consumerism and polarization, "Godspell" offers the chance to hear the passion narrative according to the Gospel of Matthew through the timeless score of Stephen Schwartz ("Wicked, Pippin, Children of Eden"). Experience the enduring parables of Jesus as they connect, enlighten and unify a wayward gang of soon-to-be disciples in this memorable musical production of "Godspell" in Orange County. [less-]

Wickedly Funny Satire "Urinetown"

at STAGEStheatre, Fullerton
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In the not-so-distant future, a terrible water shortage and 20-year drought has led to a government ban on private toilets and a proliferation of paid public toilets, owned and operated by a single me... [more+]

In the not-so-distant future, a terrible water shortage and 20-year drought has led to a government ban on private toilets and a proliferation of paid public toilets, owned and operated by a single megalomaniac company: the Urine Good Company. If the poor don't obey the strict laws prohibiting free urination, they'll be sent to the dreaded and mysterious "Urinetown." After too long under the heel of the malevolent Caldwell B. Cladwell, the poor stage a revolt, led by a brave young hero, fighting tooth and nail for the freedom to pee "wherever you like, whenever you like, for as long as you like and with whomever you like." A brilliant satire modeled off the plays of Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht, "Urinetown" is a wickedly funny, fast-paced, and surprisingly intelligent comedic romp. See it now at STAGEStheatre in Fullerton. [less-]

Wine Tasting Cruise on Dana Point Harbor

at Dana Wharf Boats, Dana Point
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Indulge in an end-of-week treat with a 90-minute evening catamaran cruise, during which you'll sip delicious wine while taking in the gorgeous sunset views of Dana Point Harbor. You'll be treated to s... [more+]

Indulge in an end-of-week treat with a 90-minute evening catamaran cruise, during which you'll sip delicious wine while taking in the gorgeous sunset views of Dana Point Harbor. You'll be treated to several samples from The Organic Cellar, whose offerings are organically grown and pesticide-free. There's also cheese, crackers, fruit and nuts to go with the wine, and the vessel features a cash bar offering additional beverages for purchase. The 63-foot catamaran, the Ocean Adventures, was built exclusively for Dana Wharf and features high-tech viewing cameras mounted at the bow, a roomy viewing deck and the smoothest ride on the water. [less-]

Family Classic "Annie! The Musical"

at Attic Community Theater, Santa Ana
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Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, Little Orphan Annie has been a superstar in any medium, becoming a worldwide phenomenon in print, on stage and in film. "Annie! The Musical" was the wi... [more+]

Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, Little Orphan Annie has been a superstar in any medium, becoming a worldwide phenomenon in print, on stage and in film. "Annie! The Musical" was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners,Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, features some of the greatest musical hits ever written, including "Tomorrow." Join Annie on her adventure to find a family at the Attic Community Theater in Santa Ana. [less-]

Baritone Nathan Gunn: "Flying Solo"

at Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach
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In the world of opera, Nathan Gunn is exceptional for looking every bit as good as he sounds -- and this vaunted baritone sounds very, very good indeed. Praised with equal enthusiasm by both "People" ... [more+]

In the world of opera, Nathan Gunn is exceptional for looking every bit as good as he sounds -- and this vaunted baritone sounds very, very good indeed. Praised with equal enthusiasm by both "People" magazine (named to its "Sexiest Men Alive" list) and "The New York Times" ("[Gunn's] mighty heft and richness confer an outsized authority on everything he touches"), Gunn is one of the world's most in-demand operatic singers, appearing at the Metropolitan Opera House, Royal Opera House, Paris Opera and many more top venues. Now he comes to Laguna Playhouse for "Flying Solo", a performance that mixes together Gunn's personal stories with classic American musicals, contemporary songs and plenty of operatic fun. [less-]

Modern Update of Shakespeare Classic: "SHREW!"

at Segerstrom Stage, South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa
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Fri, April 20
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In Shakespeare's battle of the sexes, "The Taming of the Shrew", Petruchio wins. But, what if a 16th-century woman had written it? In "SHREW!", Amy Freed's clever and wickedly funny spin on the classi... [more+]

In Shakespeare's battle of the sexes, "The Taming of the Shrew", Petruchio wins. But, what if a 16th-century woman had written it? In "SHREW!", Amy Freed's clever and wickedly funny spin on the classic, Kate triumphs, too. When her unstoppable force meets his immovable object (or is it the other way around?), the impact is red-hot and oh, so sexy! From the author of "The Beard of Avon" comes a love story for our time. Experience the world premiere of "SHREW!" in Costa Mesa at South Coast Repertory's Segerstrom Stage. [less-]

"Good People": A Witty, Gritty Dramatic Comedy

at Chance Theater, Anaheim
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The haves and the have-nots come face-to-face in this Broadway hit by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire. This Tony-nominated dramatic comedy finds struggling single mother Margie Walsh coming... [more+]

The haves and the have-nots come face-to-face in this Broadway hit by Pulitzer Prize winner David Lindsay-Abaire. This Tony-nominated dramatic comedy finds struggling single mother Margie Walsh coming to terms with the reality that her South Boston neighborhood offers the same lack of opportunity it always has. For most people, it's a place where this month's paycheck covers last month's bills -- and church bingo is a big night out on the town. Facing eviction, Margie's forced to turn to an old high school flame for help. But he's now a successful physician living in the suburbs and Margie is way out of her element there. With a keen eye for character and an uncanny sense of humor, "Good People" explores the struggles, shifting loyalties and unshakeable hope that comes with having next to nothing in America. Enjoy this witty and gritty dramatic comedy at Anaheim's Chance Theater. [less-]

Daytime Whale & Dolphin Watching From Dana Point

at Dana Wharf Boats, Dana Point
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The waters off Dana Point are a whale- and dolphin-watching haven, and Dana Wharf's boat captains are masters at spotting the majestic mammals. During this two-hour seafaring voyage, your captain will... [more+]

The waters off Dana Point are a whale- and dolphin-watching haven, and Dana Wharf's boat captains are masters at spotting the majestic mammals. During this two-hour seafaring voyage, your captain will keep you entertained with interesting facts and anecdotes as you scout out whales (gray or blue, depending on the season), three different types of dolphin, sea lions and more. Dana Wharf, the originator of whale watching in Orange County, has an 85 percent success rate at spotting marine mammals. They guarantee you'll see whales or dolphins during the voyage -- or you'll ride again for free. [less-]

Saxon & Black Star Riders Ready to Rock Live

at City National Grove of Anaheim, Anaheim
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Fri, April 20
FULL PRICE: $30
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Legendary English heavy metal band Saxon teams up with fellow rockers Black Star Riders for a powerful concert at the City National Grove of Anaheim. Since the 1970s Saxon has taken rock and give it a... [more+]

Legendary English heavy metal band Saxon teams up with fellow rockers Black Star Riders for a powerful concert at the City National Grove of Anaheim. Since the 1970s Saxon has taken rock and give it an electrifying edge, cementing their status as pioneers of the British heavy metal wave. With over 20 studio albums under their belt, Saxon has made a steadfast dedication to creating a dynamic body of work a staple of their career, including their latest studio album, "Thunderbolt". Black Star Riders was formed by four members of Thin Lizzy plus former Megadeth and Alice Cooper drummer Jimmy DeGrasso in 2012 and the group has released several albums to great critical acclaim. [less-]

"South Pacific": Rodgers & Hammerstein's Romantic Musical

at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, La Mirada
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With its hothouse emotions, lush melodies and commentary on racial tolerance, Rodgers & Hammerstein's "South Pacific" is both a romantic musical and a deeply felt drama. As Americans stationed on an i... [more+]

With its hothouse emotions, lush melodies and commentary on racial tolerance, Rodgers & Hammerstein's "South Pacific" is both a romantic musical and a deeply felt drama. As Americans stationed on an island paradise during World War II, a nurse and a GI both fall in love with island residents, but a culture clash threatens their relationships. Ultimately love wins out, but the dangers of war threaten their happy endings. The unforgettable score of this timeless musical is filled with all-time favorites like "Some Enchanted Evening," "I'm Gonna Wash That Man Right Outta My Hair," "There is Nothing Like a Dame" and "Bali Ha'i." See for yourself why this Pulitzer- and Tony Award-winning musical has melted the hearts of audiences for over 60 years at the La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts. [less-]

Broadway Musical With Gershwin Tunes

at Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB, Long Beach
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Everything that made the Jazz Age so jazzy -- flappers, bootleggers and the music of George and Ira Gershwin -- comes together in "Nice Work If You Can Get It", the hilarious musical comedy and homage... [more+]

Everything that made the Jazz Age so jazzy -- flappers, bootleggers and the music of George and Ira Gershwin -- comes together in "Nice Work If You Can Get It", the hilarious musical comedy and homage to the Roaring '20s. Joe DiPietro, Tony-winning writer of "Memphis" and "I Love You, You're Perfect, Now Change", weaves the Gershwins' most beloved hits, along with extravagant dance numbers and glittering costumes, throughout the story of lovable playboy Jimmy and the beautiful bootlegger Billie. Experience songs like "Let's Call the Whole Thing Off," "Someone to Watch Over Me" and "Fascinating Rhythm" in new ways that will make you laugh and marvel. Nominated for 10 Tony Awards during its Broadway run, this sparkling, feel-good show can be seen at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center in Long Beach. [less-]

Feel-Good Family Musical Tells the Noah's Ark Tale

at Musical Theatre Village, Irvine
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Aren't you ever curious as to what Noah and his family went through on the Ark? "Get in the Boat" answers these questions through a boatload of great music and comedy! Come laugh with Noah and his sid... [more+]

Aren't you ever curious as to what Noah and his family went through on the Ark? "Get in the Boat" answers these questions through a boatload of great music and comedy! Come laugh with Noah and his sidekick angel Murphy as they attempt to survive the flood in this quirky, feel-good musical that's full of memorable tunes like "Because of You," a love ballad between Noah and his wife, and "I Do Believe," in which brothers Shem, Ham and Japheth examine their own hearts and figure out how they fit into this whole scheme. Presented at the Musical Theatre Village in Irvine, "Get in the Boat" may be billed as a kids' show and feature a cast of all ages, but grownups love it too! [less-]

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