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Upcoming Shows at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

There are benefits to living and working in South Coast Metro. Special group tickets are available for the following shows:
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical on Thursday, October 11 at 7:30 pm.
Special Ticket Price: $86.58
BEAUTIFUL – The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.
Waitress on Thursday, November 15 at 7:30 pm.
Special Ticket Price: $81.58
Inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s beloved film, WAITRESS tells the story of Jenna – a waitress and expert pie maker, Jenna dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town’s new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness. But Jenna must summon the strength and courage to rebuild her own life. Don’t miss this uplifting musical celebrating friendship, motherhood, and the magic of a well-made pie.

Dear Evan Hansen on Thursday, January 3 at 7:30 pm.
Special Ticket Price: $105.75
Winner of 6 Tony Awards® including Best Musical and the 2018 Grammy Award, DEAR EVAN HANSEN is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it. A letter that was never meant to be seen, a lie that was never meant to be told, a life he never dreamed he could have. Evan Hansen is about to get the one thing he’s always wanted: a chance to finally fit in.

For more information and ticket purchases, contact Diane Pritchett: 714.435.2109 or

Metro Events

Get Lost in Austen

For decades, Jane Austen’s comedy, romance, wit and satire have drawn legions of fans, keeping the 19th-century writer’s popularity high. Catch her Sense and Sensibility (Sept. 1-29, Segerstrom Stage, adapted by Jessica Swale) when it kicks off the 2018-19 season. But who was she really—and did her books mirror her life?

Exclusive Discount for SCMA Members with Code: 16467
Section A and B only, Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings during previews of all Segerstrom Stage and Argyros Stage shows. Limit 4. Excludes Theatre for Young Audiences, Studio SCR, Youth Conservatory, and A Christmas Carol.


Showcase Gallery & OCFA Present: Infinite Dreams

Show runs from Tuesday, August 7th to Sunday, September 16th.
Showcase Gallery
South Coast Plaza Village
3851 S. Bear Street, Suite B-15
Santa Ana, CA 92704

Bend & Brew With Corepower Yoga

Celebrate this summer with FREE yoga from 11 am to 12 pm led by Red Jen and $4 Beer Tasting from 12 pm to 1 pm provided by East Borough. There will also be FREE swag and raffles provided by KIND, Kona Deep Water, and Corepower Yoga
Register here for August 18:

Free Events on the Argyros Plaza for August


Yappy Hour
Join us on the pup-friendly Argyros Plaza for tail-wagging fun including free portraits with your canine companion by caricaturist Dominic Arneson as well as free samples from Costa Mesa’s JustFoodForDogs and Centinela Feed and Pet Supplies.

  • Thursday, August 16 at 5:30 pm

Get On Your Feet! Dance Class
Dance with your entire family as cast members of On Your Feet! teach the choreography of this popular musical for free on the Argyros Plaza. Then, purchase a ticket at the box office and let the rhythm take you inside Segerstrom Hall to enjoy the inspiring story of Gloria and Emilio Estefan.

  • Saturday, August 25 at 10:30 am

South Coast Metro Alliance members, spouses and children can save 10% on tuition at California Southern University

Restaurant News


Join The Capital Grille at this year’s Generous Pour to experience up to seven luxurious wines founded by pioneering winemaker Dan Duckhorn. Allow servers to pair as many of these highly acclaimed wines as you like with your dining experience. Enjoy the wines that express the unique character of the warm, inland appellations of California and Washington and those of the cooler coastal regions as well.


Wine & Music Wednesdays at Vitaly

Get wined and dined at Vitaly Caffe every Wednesday from 6PM – 9:30PM. All you have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy an intimate night of live music and wine.

Cigar Dinner | Wednesday, August 22nd at 6:30 pm – Antonello Ristorante is hosting another cigar dinner! Event features a five-course meal complete with scotch pairings and two quality cigars, even raffle prizes! $150, inclusive. Call 714.751.7153 for reservations.

Antinori Winemaker Dinner | Thursday, September 20th at 6:30 pm – Antonello Ristorante is pleased to announce another wonderful wine dinner! This September, they are proud to welcome Antinori. Event includes five course meal with wine pairings, and a special presentation from the winery about the wines they produce. $150 inclusive. Call 714.751.7153 for reservations.

Fall Cooking Class | Friday, October 26th at 6:30pm – Learn to create a delicious four course meal with owners Antonio and Fiorella Cagnolo! Guests will watch as Antonio and Fiorella prepare four fall themed dishes, then enjoy the meal for themselves including complimentary wine! $65 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Call 714.751.7153 for reservations!

Try our $20 Pre-Fixe Menu
Enjoy a three course meal at Antonello Ristorante for only $20! Perfect for a quick lunch, a new menu every month! No substitutions. Does not include tax or gratuity. Call now for reservations!

Book your holiday party early and get a $150 gift certificate
It’s never too early to book your holiday party at Antonello! Book before September 30th, and receive a $150 gift certificate at the end of your event to use for your next visit! Antonello Ristorante offers several private dining rooms accommodating parties of just a few, or larger events of more than 80 guests. They are available to make arrangements for audio visual equipment, entertainment, and decorations. Valet parking is also available. Reservations fill up fast, call 714.751.7153 to make yours!

A Reflection of Great Taste

Discover a new wine this season with a glass of the highly acclaimed WindRacer Pinot Noir for only $10 for a limited time.
Nestled along Highway 101 of the California coast, the Russian River Valley is where some of wine country’s best known and most beloved varietals have earned their reputation, like Pinot Noir. It is a top destination for Napa wineries to get their cool-climate grapes, and is where our WindRacer Pinot Noir hails from.

Retail News

The LAB 25th Anniversary Dinner: Break Bread With Us

The LAB Anti-Mall marks 25 years of “anti-mallism” starting this summer through year-end. On Thursday, August 16th, The LAB will host an intimate, open concept dining experience. Live music by The Blank Tapes and Vinyl Selections from Joshua Madrid.
Tickets start at $35.  Choose ONE Seating Time: 6:00 pm or 8:00 pm.
Tickets include:  7 taste tickets with participating businesses (beverages not included), access to discounted beverage tastings from The Gypsy Den and RUIN Bar, Buffalo Exchange Photo Booth, FREE Valet Parking, and more! Space is limited.
*Good Town Doughnuts, The Gypsy Den, Habana, Honey & Butter Macarons, LA Brisket, Nook Coffee, Popbar, RUIN Bar, Seabirds Kitchen.


Pixar Fest is Now Open at Disneyland

Now through September 3rd
To buy tickets, stop by at any South Coast Plaza concierge desk.

Godiva’s Semi-Annual Sale

Now through August 19th
Daily Deals on Select Items that are sure to excite your taste buds!



Check out the 2017/2018 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 or call Diane Pritchett  for a hard copy of the 2017/2018 issue: 714.435.2109

South Coast Plaza Gift Certificates South Coast Plaza gift certificates make the perfect gift for any occasion. For more information contact Diane Pritchett: 714.435.2109.