Backstage Q&A

Backstage with DeAundre’ Woods, lead of Broadway sensation ‘Hamilton’

Broadway sensation 'Hamilton' will return to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa for a two-week run, beginning Sept. 28 through Oct. 16. 

Video: Backstage chat with music prodigy Andrew McMahon

From pop punker to poetic songbird, the Emmy-nominated Andrew McMahon continues to be the ever-evolving artist every musician strives to be.

Q&A: Reggae band Iration’s frontman Micah Pueschel

Hawaii-bred and California-based reggae pop rock band Iration will bring its easy breezy jams to the outdoor FivePoint Amphitheatre in Irvine on Aug. 26 for the final stop of their co-headlining Sunshine & Summer Nights tour.

Tony Winner Levi Kreis talks Broadway’s ‘Hadestown,’ now in Costa Mesa

Tony Award-winner Levi Kreis stars in touring Broadway musical "Hadestown", now at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa through Aug. 21, 2022.

Olivia Valli shines in Broadway’s touring musical ‘Pretty Woman’

Valli, granddaughter of Four Seasons frontman Frankie Valli, stars as the leading lady Vivian in the hit touring Broadway musical "Pretty Woman."

Broadway and music artist Morgan James brings soul to Newport Beach

The stunning vocals of Broadway actress and soulful singer Morgan James will serenade Orange County at the Subaru Newport Beach Jazz Festival...

Chatting With Multi-Grammy Winner CeeLo Green

Five-time Grammy Award-winning singer CeeLo Green is combining his unique vocals with the iconic tunes of late artist James Brown, for a night of live music by the sea at the Newport Beach Jazz Festival.

‘Tootsie’ actress Ashley Alexandra is living the Broadway dream

Broadway musical "Tootsie" arrives at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa for two weeks.

Improv king Colin Mochrie on living in the moment

"Whose Line Is It Anyway?" improv comics Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood will perform a two-man show at Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts on May 1.

Video interview: ‘Breaking Bad’ & ‘Better Call Saul’ star Luis Moncada

On the brink of the premiere of the final season of Better Call Saul (airing April 18), Luis Moncada shares his excitement for the series finale, how to perfect the dead-eyed Salamanca twin look, his love for both casts, the challenges of filming the final BCS season during the Covid-19 pandemic, and his hope for future projects and plans.

Comedy icon Rita Rudner chats return to OC with stand-up show

Rita Rudner talks upcoming show at Segerstrom Center and new autobiography.

TV star Amanda Kloots and dancer Alan Bersten talk ‘Dancing With the Stars Live...

"Dancing With the Stars -- Live Tour 2022," which celebrates its 30th season with fan-favorite pro dancers and featured celebrities, will be at Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa on March 17 for two shows.

Alain Godon: French pop artist captures SoCal in Laguna exhibit

Alain Godon's spring exhibition showcase "California Dreaming" will be at the Markowicz Fine Art in Laguna Design Center beginning April 9 through May 9.

Lifetime star Meredith Thomas debuts 30th TV film, shares fun career stories

Television star and Lifetime network's leading lady Meredith Thomas marks her 30th TV film debut today alongside over-80-Lifetime-films-and-counting actress and producer Vivica A. Fox, with the premiere of The Wrong Blind Date.

Magician legend Teller: Love for magic remains ‘palpable’ 60 years later

Iconic magician Teller of legendary duo 'Penn & Teller' shares memorable stories of his career and undying passion for magic.

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