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Check out the 2017 edition of the South Coast Metro 360!

The glossy, full-color magazine that covers Orange County’s  cultural, culinary and commercial center. Visit our website at southcoastmetro.com or call Diane Pritchett  for a hard copy of the 2017 issue: 714.435.2109

Metro Events

South Coast Repertory’s Summer Players will present the award-winning Stephen Sondheim musical Into the Woods on the Julianne Argyros stage, directed by Hisa Takakuwa, with musical direction by Erin McNally. Performances by SCR’s Theatre Conservatory students run Aug. 12-20; tickets are on sale now at www.scr.org.

Fairy tales begin “once upon a time” and end “happily ever after.” Not so fast! After all the dreams come true in this Tony Award-winning musical, everybody returns to the woods for a reality check. Cinderella, Little Red Ridinghood, Jack (of beanstalk fame) and Rapunzel get tangled up with a bevy of other fairytale charactersand a few new ones created to add to the chaosand discover the unexpected consequences of having wishes come true. Journey into a fantastical world where traditional fairytales take on fractured new lives and teach important new lessons.

Dates: Saturday, Aug. 12 and 19 and Sunday, Aug. 13 and 20 at 1 and 5 p.m.Friday, Aug. 18 at 7 p.m.

Tickets: $17 (children) and $21 (adults), available through the SCR Box Office at (714) 708-5555 or online at www.scr.org.

Segerstrom Center for the Arts Holds 26th Annual
Summer at the Center Program for Orange County
High-Risk High School Students

Students star in FREE public performances
on Saturday, July 29 at 3:30 & 7:30 p.m.

Summer at the Center (SATC), Segerstrom Center for the Arts’ program for high-risk and underserved teens, will have its 26th annual session July 17 – 28. The program, which was adopted by the U.S. Department of Education as one of its model programs, offers high school-age teens facing personal challenges a safe environment in which to develop self-esteem, confidence and positive friendships with peers along with positive/productive goals. SATC professional teaching artists use elements of musical theater to engage participants in fun, creative lessons and exercises.

The two-week program includes vocal training, dance, improvisation, audition techniques and stagecraft, with a special emphasis on how these presentation skills translate into success in their personal and professional lives. On Saturday, July 29 at 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in Samueli Theater, the students will perform a Broadway revue-style showdemonstrating their newly discovered talents developed through teamwork and collaboration. The performances are free and open to the public; no reservations are required. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.

More information is available at www.scfta.org/satc.

Restaurant News

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12 I 7:30 AM

Complimentary Event for Members and Guests

Topic: Eat, Pray, Love; International Destinations for Women

Come gather and engage over great conversations and lattes at your club. This event is where members gather to connect over everything from inspiring topics to industry specifics; personal triumphs to life’s simple beauties. Enjoy a complimentary latte on us as you get to know fellow ladies of Center Club.

KICK OFF THE SALMON EVENT OF THE SEASON

Come taste what the excitement surrounding Copper River is all about. And when you do, know that all of Season 52’s Wild Alaskan Salmon is sustainably sourced, so that future generations can enjoy it as well. They prepare this exceptional catch in a way that lets natural flavors shine – and it’s only here for a short while, so join them soon before it’s gone.

Retail News

NEW CHOCOLIXIR AND GANACHE MOUSSE STRAWBERRIES AT GODIVA CHOCOLATIER

For more information please call: 714.556.9055

Check out the 2017 edition of the South Coast Metro 360!

The glossy, full-color magazine that covers Orange County’s  cultural, culinary and commercial center. Visit our website at southcoastmetro.com or call Diane Pritchett  for a hard copy of the 2017 issue: 714.435.2109

South Coast Plaza Gift Certificates South Coast Plaza gift certificates make the perfect gift for Father’s day. For more information contact Diane Pritchett: 714.435.2109.