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Jackie Moe

Jackie Moe is a professional entertainment reporter and editor who lives for live music, spaghetti, beef ribs, long distance running, and good stories. Working as a features reporter for major newspaper publications Orange County Register, Press-Enterprise and Los Angeles Times, and as an editor for a variety of magazines including OC Business Journal, Inland Empire Magazine and Parenting OC, she recognized the need for quality digital coverage for all of the truly fascinating people and events in and around Orange County. She created Backstage SoCal in 2017 to provide unique entertainment content beyond the general calendar items. You may contact her directly on her social media or email: socalnewsjackie@gmail.com

Marie Osmond is exceptional in ‘A Symphonic Christmas’ concert

Review: Superstar Marie Osmond lit up the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts in new holiday concert tour "A Symphonic Christmas."

Chance Theater’s pop-rock holiday musical ‘Striking 12’ enlightens

Chance Theater in Anaheim kicks off holiday season with "Striking 12," now presented through Dec. 19.

‘Ready to shine’: ABT Gillespie’s youth dancers return to the stage for ‘The Nutcracker’

Youth dancers are ready to dazzle in the annual production of 'The Nutcracker' at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa on Dec. 10-19.

Meet Skylar Brandt: ABT’s new princess in ‘The Nutcracker’

American Ballet Theatre's "The Nutcracker" returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa on Dec. 10-19.

New holiday shows, album, tour, film: Marie Osmond is unstoppable

Marie Osmond talks new album, tour, holiday shows, film, and what it means to be fearless

8 memorable moments with Kristin Chenoweth: Segerstrom Center

Memorable moments from Kristin Chenoweth's one-night-only concert at Segerstrom Center for the Arts on Oct. 23.

Styx rocker Lawrence Gowan talks post-pandemic tour — and new prophetic album

Rock icon Lawrence Gowan of Styx talks 2021 album "Crash of the Crown" and current U.S. tour

Q&A: Actress Krysta Rodriguez on empowering female arts students in virtual show

Krysta Rodriguez and other Broadway stars join Orange County School of the Arts and CSArts-SGV for reimagined “Performing with Pros” theater event.

27th annual Herb Alpert Award In the Arts winners announced

Herb Alpert, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and fierce philanthropist for the arts, will present the 27th annual Herb Alpert Award In the Arts on May 20.

‘The Graceful Exit’ founder talks new website and podcast for navigating divorce

New website serves women enduring the divorce process throughout Orange County and Southern California.

Herb Alpert brews unique coffee paintings for online exhibit

Herb Alpert's new coffee paintings now on display at Heather James Fine Art as an exclusive online art exhibition through June 30.

Virtual ‘Dixie’s Happy Hour’ brings cocktails & laughs to your living room

Enjoy a cocktail or two with off-Broadway hit Dixie in your own living room. The live virtual show will benefit several performing arts theaters, including Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa.

Broadway’s Back: ‘Mean Girls,’ ‘Tootsie’ & More Will Premiere in Costa Mesa

Broadway's back in Costa Mesa this fall at Segerstrom Center of the Arts with premieres of exciting musicals "Mean Girls," "Tootsie" and more.

Catching up with TV & Broadway star Matthew Morrison

'Glee' star Matthew Morrison talks lockdown life, discovering new talents, and his passion for his former grade school.

Q&A: Herb Alpert on doubling his arts support and new doc on his iconic...

For over six decades, legendary trumpeter and philanthropist Herb Alpert has made a substantial impact on the art world.

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