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Quick Q&A: Powerhouse party group DW3 kicks off new year in Huntington

Grammy Award-winning legends Kool & the Gang will hit the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach stage to bring in the new year on Dec. 31....

Luxury medical spa and wellness center opens in Newport

PURE Aesthetics + Wellness in the Newport Coast area has a mission to serve two objectives for its clients — medical-grade, non-invasive beauty treatments...

Q&A Meet the Leads: ABT and Segerstrom Center’s ‘The Nutcracker’

By SIERRA ESQUEDA, Backstage SoCal correspondent The American Ballet Theatre William J. Gillespie School presents their annual production of...

Ask the Experts: How to get the most out of a summer intensive program

Many kids take the “Summer time, and the living is easy” route from a popular song. No worries about school, homework, projects or tests.Several...

Q&A with Jeff Timmons: 98° bring the heat for the holidays

Grammy-nominated soulful vocal group 98 Degrees will keep the temperature rising throughout the holiday season with their returning 36-date Christmas tour.

Ask the Experts: Big toe getting in the way of dancing or sports?

Anaheim Hills pediatric and sports medicine specialist Dr. Chris Koutures provides information and advice so you don't let this small joint cause big problems:Many dancers...

Quick Q&A: Sax-man Boney James will close the Newport summer concert series

Four-time Grammy nominee and multi-platinum selling sax-man Boney James will perform the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach Summer Concert Series on Friday, Oct. 12....

Quick Q&A: Comedian Dino Archie will headline Irvine Improv Oct. 9

Fresno native funnyman Dino Archie has headlined and opened for popular comedians at the Brea and Irvine Improv venues throughout August and...

Quick Q&A: Reality star and entrepreneur Lo Bosworth

Reality TV star ("The Hills") and founder of the Love Wellness company gives Backstage SoCal a fast lowdown.

Quick Q&A: Fashion influencer Louise Roe

Backstage SoCal got to ask this major fashion influencer a few questions for aspiring bloggers and fashion enthusiasts.

Local Experts: Pro athletics doctor provides tips to dancers experiencing discomfort

Dance discomfort comes with the territory of doing the usual hard work on the dance floor. Muscles hurt, toes feel cramps, and...

Keepin’ the funk fresh: Brian Culbertson returns to Newport Beach

Award-winning multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and producer Brian Culbertson will perform at the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach's Summer Concert Series on Sept. 21, 2018.

Jazzy Hiroshima remain unique and undefined four decades later

By Jackie MoeRecord stores and radio stations have spent nearly four decades situating the eclectic East-meets-West band Hiroshima...

Dancer Overuse: Ask These 3 Key Questions to Reduce Injuries

Dancer Overuse: Ask These 3 Key Questions to Reduce InjuriesDancer overuse is an unfortunately common issue that can limit both rehearsing and performing. While...

Waddle into the brand new Huntington Beach Duck Donuts shop

Duck Donuts Franchising Company is now open for business in Huntington Beach. Owned by Gary Kopel and Minal Mehta, the store is located at 18591...

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