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Here Come the Revolting Children! National Tour of Matilda The Musical Opens in Costa Mesa

Here Come the Revolting Children! National Tour of Matilda The Musical Opens in Costa Mesa

Boston theatergoers will know that sometimes you have to be a little bit naughty when Matilda The Musical opens on January 17 at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. The Tony-nominated smash hit Broadway show will play through January 29.

Directed by Tony and Olivier Award winner Matthew Warchus, Matilda The Musical is the story of an extraordinary little girl ...

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It's Time Now to Sing Out! The 20th Anniversary Tour of RENT Opens in Costa Mesa

It's Time Now to Sing Out! The 20th Anniversary Tour of RENT Opens in Costa Mesa

You okay, honey? Of course you are! You're over the moon because the 20th anniversary tour of Jonathan Larson's RENT begins performances in Costa Mesa on January 6. The Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through January 8.

A re-imagining of Puccini's La Bohème, RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives ...

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Buddy and His Friends Spread Holiday Cheer as Elf The Musical Opens in Costa Mesa

Buddy and His Friends Spread Holiday Cheer as Elf The Musical Opens in Costa Mesa

The national tour of Elf The Musical opens in Costa Mesa on December 20. The holiday musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through January 1, 2017.

Based on the 2003 film of the same name, Elf is the story of Buddy, a young orphan child who mistakenly crawls into Santa’s bag of gifts and is transported back ...

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The Game Is On! ABBA Musical Mamma Mia! Farewell Tour Opens in Costa Mesa

The Game Is On! ABBA Musical Mamma Mia! Farewell Tour Opens in Costa Mesa

The farewell tour of Mamma Mia! begins performances in Costa Mesa on November 22. The musical, featuring the hit songs of ABBA, will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through November 22.

Mamma Mia! tells the story of a bride-to-be who never met her father. After snooping in her mother's diary, the daughter invites three likely paternal candidates to ...

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Feel the Earth Move! National Tour of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Opens in Costa Mesa

Feel the Earth Move! National Tour of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Opens in Costa Mesa

We've got some kind of wonderful news for you! The national tour of Beautiful: The Carole King Musical opens in Costa Mesa on October 4. The hit Broadway musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through October 16. Beautiful stars Julia Knitel as Carole King and Liam Tobin as Gerry Goffin.

Directed by Marc Bruni and with a ...

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Leave Your Troubles Outside! National Tour of Cabaret Opens in Costa Mesa

Leave Your Troubles Outside! National Tour of Cabaret Opens in Costa Mesa

Come hear the music play! The national tour of Roundabout Theatre Company's Tony Award-winning revival of Cabaret opens in Costa Mesa on August 9. The iconic Kander and Ebb musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through August 21.

Directed by BT McNicholl, with original direction and choreography by Oscar and Tony winners Sam Mendes and Rob Marshall ...

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Go to the Hills! National Tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music Opens in Costa Mesa

Go to the Hills! National Tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music Opens in Costa Mesa

Your heart will be blessed with the sound of music and you'll sing once more! The new national tour of Rodgers + Hammerstein's The Sound of Music opens in Costa Mesa on July 19. Directed by Tony Award winner Jack O'Brien, the landmark musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through July 31.

Featuring music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics ...

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Seize the Day! National Tour of Disney's Newsies Opens in Costa Mesa

Seize the Day! National Tour of Disney's Newsies Opens in Costa Mesa

"The King of New York" is carrying the banner all the way to California! The national tour of Disney's Newsies opens in Costa Mesa on May 17. The hit Broadway musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through May 29.

Featuring a Tony-winning score with music by eight-time Oscar winner Alan Menken and lyrics by Jack Feldman, with ...

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Now Is the Time! National Tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella Throws a Ball in Costa Mesa

Now Is the Time! National Tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella Throws a Ball in Costa Mesa

A lovely night! A lovely night! A finer night you know you’ll never see! The national tour of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella opens in Costa Mesa on April 19. The hit Broadway musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through May 1.

The musical version of the classic fairytale Cinderella was originally made for TV in 1957, starring ...

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Hello! National Tour of The Book of Mormon Opens in Costa Mesa

Hello! National Tour of The Book of Mormon Opens in Costa Mesa

It’s time to man up! The national tour of The Book of Mormon opens in Costa Mesa on March 22. The Tony Award-winning musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through April 3.

Written by South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone and Avenue Q co-creator Robert Lopez, The Book of Mormon follows two young Mormon missionaries ...

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Wowza! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway Spectacle Begins Performances in Costa Mesa

Wowza! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway Spectacle Begins Performances in Costa Mesa

There's magic afoot at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts! The Illusionists—Live From Broadway begins Costa Mesa performances on February 2 and will play through February 7.

The Illusionists—Live From Broadway brings some extraordinary illusionists to the stage. They thrill, mystify, shock and delight audiences with magic tricks, stunts and acts of wonder. The production features seven stars: Yu Ho-Jin ...

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Here She Goes! National Tour of If/Then, Starring Idina Menzel, Opens in Costa Mesa

It's Idina Menzel times two! The national tour of Tom Kitt and Brian Yorkey's If/Then, starring Tony Award winner Idina Menzel, opens in Costa Mesa on January 19. The hit Broadway musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through January 24.

In addition to Menzel as Elizabeth, the touring production stars James Snyder as Josh, Anthony Rapp ...

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Go Into Your Dance! National Tour of 42nd Street Shuffles Into Costa Mesa

Gone are your blues and gone are your tears; we've got good news to shout in your ears! The new national tour of 42nd Street begins performances in Costa Mesa on November 10. The Tony Award-winning musical plays the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through November 22.

Directed by co-author Mark Bramble and choreographed by Tony nominee Randy Skinner, 42nd ...

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The King Returns! Tony Award-Winning The Lion King Opens in Costa Mesa

It’s time to take your place in the circle of life. The national tour of The Lion King opens in Costa Mesa on October 6. The Disney musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through November 1.

A lively stage adaptation of the Academy Award-winning animated film, The Lion King is the story of Simba, a young lion ...

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Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamilton Begins Previews on Broadway

After months of buzz, Hamilton begins Great White Way previews on July 13. Lin-Manuel Miranda's off-Broadway hit will officially open on August 6 at the Richard Rodgers Theatre.

Directed by Thomas Kail and featuring a book, music and lyrics by Miranda, Hamilton is inspired by the book Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow. The new musical follows the scrappy young immigrant ...

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Amazing Grace, Starring Josh Young, Erin Mackey & Chuck Cooper, Begins Performances on Broadway

The sweet sound of Amazing Grace will be heard on Broadway from June 25, when previews begin of the new musical. Starring Josh Young, Erin Mackey, Tony winner Chuck Cooper and more, the show will officially open at the Nederlander Theatre on July 16.

Directed by Gabriel Barre and featuring music and lyrics by Christopher Smith and a book by ...

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All You Need to Get By! The Stars Align as Motown The Musical Opens in Costa Mesa

Costa Mesa will be singing along to some of the most memorable songs in music history when Motown The Musical opens on June 16 at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. The record-breaking smash hit show will play through June 28.

The show, starring Julius Thomas III as label founder Berry Gordy and Allison Semmes as the dazzling Diana Ross ...

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A New Deal for Costa Mesa! National Tour of Annie Begins Performances

We think you're going to like it here! The new national tour of Annie opens in Costa Mesa on May 13. The Tony Award-winning musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through May 24.

Annie tells the extraordinary story of a little orphan who spends ends up in the lap of luxury with Depression-era billionaire Oliver Warbucks. Unlike ...

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Let's Roll the Dice! The National Tour of Guys and Dolls Begins in Costa Mesa

Sit down, you're rockin' the boat ready to see the show! The national tour of Guys and Dolls begins performances in Costa Mesa on April 14. The show will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts and close on April 19.

Bustling with gamblers, gangsters and sassy showgirls, Guys and Dolls celebrates Broadway’s golden era with one of the greatest ...

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S'Wonderful! National Tour of Gershwin Tuner Nice Work If You Can Get It Begins in Costa Mesa

Glitz! Glamour! Gershwin! Nice Work If You Can Get It, the 2012 Tony Award-nominated musical, begins performances in Costa Mesa on March 17. The show will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts and close on March 22.

Set in the 1920s, Nice Work If You Can Get It is the story of charming and wealthy playboy Jimmy Winter, who ...

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Let's Dance! National Tour of Dirty Dancing Takes the Stage in Costa Mesa

It's time to come out of the corner and start dancing! The national tour of Dirty Dancing—The Classic Story on Stage, the musical based on the 1987 movie, begins performances in Costa Mesa on February 3. The show will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts and close on February 15.

It’s the summer of 1963, and 17-year-old Frances "Baby" ...

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Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Opens in Costa Mesa

The national tour of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! begins performances in Costa Mesa on December 10. The musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through December 14.

The magic of Dr. Seuss’ classic holiday tale comes to life on stage. Featuring the hit songs "You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch" and "Welcome Christmas," the ...

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We've Got Magic To Do! Tony Award-Winning Pippin Opens in Costa Mesa

Join us! Come and waste an hour or two! The national tour of Pippin opens in Costa Mesa on November 11. The Tony Award-winning musical will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through November 23.

Directed by Tony winner Diane Paulus, Pippin tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence ...

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Get Swept Away in Indie Romance as Tony-Winning Once Begins in Costa Mesa

Costa Mesa theatergoers will walk the streets of Dublin as the romantic musical Once opens on August 19. The Tony-winning tuner, based on the 2007 award-winning film, will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through August 31.

Featuring an ensemble of actors who play their own instruments on stage, Once tells the story of a Dublin street musician who's ...

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Romantic Thriller Ghost the Musical Begins Performances in Costa Mesa

Have a tissue handy, because the national tour of Ghost the Musical opens in Costa Mesa on July 29. The musical, based on the hit 1990 film, will play the Segerstrom Center for the Arts through August 10.

A musical staging of the beloved movie that starred Demi Moore, Patrick Swayze and Oscar winner Whoopi Goldberg, Ghost follows a young ...

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