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Orange County Performing Arts Center

600 Town Center Drive at Bristol, Costa Mesa, CA
714-556-2787 ext. 833
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Ranked #1 of 10 attractions in Costa Mesa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters
Description: One of the region's premier performance venues.
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Lancaster, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

We went to the Orange County Fair to enjoy the fair and see the concert at the venue...loved it !! The sound was great and the summer night was beautiful !!

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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

Wonderful evening under the stars with all the folk, wine, picnic fun, and games with Jonathan Vietze Audience Development Director, always a great venue and I brought dear friends to join, and the staff so accommodating and friendly, a family fun time not to be missed and most of all it's FREE! I've done each Movie Monday all Summer thus... More

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Anaheim, California
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136 reviews 136 reviews
22 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This is actually called Segerstrom Performing Arts Center now. It's a great venue for shows, musicals, and symphonies! I've seen Rent, Chicago, Anna Karenina, Swan Lake, The Book of Mormon, Yoshiki Classical, and the Pacific Symphony perform "From Screen to Score" here, and every time has been a positive experience. The acoustics here are amazing. The actual center for the... More

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Monticello, Indiana
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We saw "Jersey Boys" at this venue. Great acoustics and sight lines. A nice theatre to see a broadway musical!

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San Diego, California
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236 reviews 236 reviews
120 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

A very nice venue to watch a musical. We were in the 2nd row of the balcony but there didn't really seem to be a bad seat in the house. Even with a sellout it didn't seem overcrowded or have particularly long lines. Parking was convenient but had to run to an ATM since they only took cash.

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Costa Mesa, California, USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

I sa this show in Vegas, just as great here and alot less money. Had a great time. This is a must see.

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Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Opening night, last night, what a night. You do not need to know it's about 4 who made it big, who had their own versions of the past that we each have, who sang and danced with their lyrics and music into our minds and hearts so many years ago now, because you already know all that. The four finely... More

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LA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

It is so nice having such a great center for the arts in my backyard. There is really not a bad seat in the house, and it is refreshing to see that all of the best shows are now performing in OC. My most recent visit was for Book of Mormon, which was great. The Concert Hall is a very... More

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Tustin, California
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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Fun little things to do for kids, hour long little plays for kids, kids really like, adults go too.~

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Los Angeles, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

I have been attending events at the Orange Country Performing Arts Center (Segerstrom) for years. It is a beautiful center near many wonderful restaurants. It makes for a much more peaceful performing arts experience then say - the craziness of The Pantages in Hollywood, that's for sure. And they always have a great season of shows, concerts, etc. I"ve been... More

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