Comedian Adam Ray ("The Heat", "2 Broke Girls")

at Brea Improv, Brea
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 07
Sat, January 07
Sun, January 08
FULL PRICE: $17 - $20
OFFER PRICE: COMP

A rising star in the comedy world, actor-comedian Adam Ray has appeared on some of TV's funniest shows, including "Workaholics", "2 Broke Girls" and "Human Giant". The Seattle native also appears in t... [more+]

A rising star in the comedy world, actor-comedian Adam Ray has appeared on some of TV's funniest shows, including "Workaholics", "2 Broke Girls" and "Human Giant". The Seattle native also appears in the buddy cop comedy "The Heat", opposite Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy. A former writer for Ashton Kutcher's prank show "Punk'd", Ray is perhaps best known for his website's weekly comedy sketches (collectively known as Adam Ray TV), which have over 30 million views. His stand-up encompasses everything from teenage drug use to astrology and relationships. [less-]

"Merlin's Magic Dinner Show": A Night of Wit and Wizardry

at Rib Trader Restaurant, Orange
OFFER DATES:
Sat, January 07
Sun, January 08
Fri, January 13
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FULL PRICE: $32.39
OFFER PRICE: $15 - $19.99

You'll be treated like a king or queen at this two-hour magical meal hosted by a royal wizard. Saucy serving wenches bring you hearty food, tempting beverages and cheeky banter while Merlin the Magici... [more+]

You'll be treated like a king or queen at this two-hour magical meal hosted by a royal wizard. Saucy serving wenches bring you hearty food, tempting beverages and cheeky banter while Merlin the Magician provides an evening of entertainment you won't soon forget. His mesmerizing magic feats range from sleight of hand to grand illusion, and he's a bit of a comedian as well. The Rib Trader Restaurant in Orange offers dinner with sides included in the ticket price, plus wine, beer and cocktails are available for purchase. [less-]

Wine Tasting Cruise on Dana Point Harbor

at Dana Wharf Boats, Dana Point
OFFER DATES:
Sun, January 08
Sun, January 15
Sun, January 22
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FULL PRICE: $49
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $27

Indulge in an end-of-week treat with a 90-minute evening catamaran cruise, during which you'll sip delicious wine while taking in the gorgeous sunset views of Dana Point Harbor. You'll be treated to s... [more+]

Indulge in an end-of-week treat with a 90-minute evening catamaran cruise, during which you'll sip delicious wine while taking in the gorgeous sunset views of Dana Point Harbor. You'll be treated to several samples from The Organic Cellar, whose offerings are organically grown and pesticide-free. There's also cheese, crackers, fruit and nuts to go with the wine, and the vessel features a cash bar offering additional beverages for purchase. The 63-foot catamaran, the Ocean Adventures, was built exclusively for Dana Wharf and features high-tech viewing cameras mounted at the bow, a roomy viewing deck and the smoothest ride on the water. [less-]

Saucy Sassiness Served Up at the "Lipstick and Lashes Drag & Dinner Show"

at Velvet Lounge, Santa Ana
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Sun, January 08
Thu, January 12
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FULL PRICE: $39.99 - $59.99
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If you're looking for Las Vegas glamour, divas and fun without leaving Orange County, head to Velvet Lounge in historic downtown Santa Ana for a dinner theater-style drag extravaganza worthy of the St... [more+]

If you're looking for Las Vegas glamour, divas and fun without leaving Orange County, head to Velvet Lounge in historic downtown Santa Ana for a dinner theater-style drag extravaganza worthy of the Strip. "Lipstick and Lashes" is hosted by television star and female impersonator Shannel from RuPaul's hit shows "Drag Race", "All-Star Drag Race" and "Drag-U" as well as a host of "Divas Las Vegas", billed as "The World's Biggest and Most Outrageous Drag Show." Along with a delicious three-course dinner in an intimate atmosphere, expect sparkle, feathers, incredible costumes, comedy, impersonations, sexy backup dancers ... and lashes for days. [less-]

Weekend Drag Brunch: Gourmet Omelets, Bottomless Mimosas & Female Impersonators

at Velvet Lounge, Santa Ana
OFFER DATES:
Sun, January 08
Sat, January 14
Sat, January 14
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FULL PRICE: $39.99
OFFER PRICE: $25 - $29.99

Gourmet food, bottomless mimosas and an outrageous drag show add up to a scintillating dining event you won't soon forget. Voted "Best Drag Show" by "OC Weekly" two years running, Velvet Lounge's Week... [more+]

Gourmet food, bottomless mimosas and an outrageous drag show add up to a scintillating dining event you won't soon forget. Voted "Best Drag Show" by "OC Weekly" two years running, Velvet Lounge's Weekend Drag Brunch is the rare chance to savor a spread of waffles, bacon, apple-smoked chicken sausage, made-to-order omelets, a carving station, and other delectable treats while a colorful cast of female impersonators, "The Brunchettes," lights up the room with riotous comedy and music. Feast your eyes and your taste buds on this utterly unique brunch show that's sure to take your weekend up a notch. [less-]

Queen Mary's "CHILL": An Interactive Alice in Winterland Experience

at Queen Mary, Long Beach
OFFER DATES:
Sun, January 08
FULL PRICE: $44.99
OFFER PRICE: $22.50

The Queen Mary Dome transforms into a 14,000-square-foot immersive, interactive world this holiday season, inviting you down the rabbit hole with Alice in Winterland, a re-imagination of the classic L... [more+]

The Queen Mary Dome transforms into a 14,000-square-foot immersive, interactive world this holiday season, inviting you down the rabbit hole with Alice in Winterland, a re-imagination of the classic Lewis Carroll story. This vibrant experience features over 130 stunning larger-than-life lanterns and stops at such memorable locations as the Hall of Doors, the White Rabbit's Kitchen, the Mad Hatter's Workshop, the famous Tea Party and the Hedge Maze. Don't be surprised should you find yourself visited by familiar characters like the Caterpillar and the Queen of Diamonds. Alice in Winterland is part of "CHILL", the premier holiday event at the Queen Mary, that includes Ice Tubing, North Pole Village, Ice Rink*, Live Entertainment and access to the majestic ship as well. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind holiday experience in Long Beach. [less-]

NTL Screening: Ian McKellen & Patrick Stewart in "No Man's Land"

at Irvine Barclay Theatre, Irvine
OFFER DATES:
Tue, January 10
FULL PRICE: $22
OFFER PRICE: $17

Broadcast in HD from London's Wyndham's Theatre, this National Theatre Live screening of Harold Pinter's "No Man's Land" stars Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart as two aging writers who meet in a pub a... [more+]

Broadcast in HD from London's Wyndham's Theatre, this National Theatre Live screening of Harold Pinter's "No Man's Land" stars Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart as two aging writers who meet in a pub and embark on a night of storytelling and drinking. But the evening takes an interesting and possibly sinister turn when two younger men join the party. Relationships are exposed, with menace and hilarity, in one of Pinter's most entertaining plays. A hit on Broadway, now you can catch this British production on the big screen at the Irvine Barclay. [less-]

Comic Darren Carter ("Chelsea Lately", "Tonight Show")

at Brea Improv, Brea
OFFER DATES:
Tue, January 10
FULL PRICE: $10
OFFER PRICE: COMP

Darren Carter blends stand-up comedy with hilarious impersonations -- including his famous take on Snoop Dogg, which he's performed multiple times at the rapper's annual family reunion -- into a rauco... [more+]

Darren Carter blends stand-up comedy with hilarious impersonations -- including his famous take on Snoop Dogg, which he's performed multiple times at the rapper's annual family reunion -- into a raucous night of live comedy. Known for slaying audiences at well-known venues like the Laugh Factory and Hollywood Improv, Carter has starred in his own Showtime special called "That Ginger's Crazy," and has made appearances on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", Comedy Central's "Premium Blend", BET's "Comic View", "Comics Unleashed" and "Chelsea Lately". He's also released multiple comedy albums and appeared in a number of films, including "Be Cool". Now you can catch him at Brea Improv. [less-]

Chamber Music Collective Art of Élan Celebrates American Music

at Jacobs Music Center, San Diego
OFFER DATES:
Tue, January 10
FULL PRICE: $35
OFFER PRICE: $17.50

Chamber music ensemble Art of Élan returns to town to perform as part of the San Diego Symphony's "Our American Music" series. This popular chamber collective will be playing a program of music that ... [more+]

Chamber music ensemble Art of Élan returns to town to perform as part of the San Diego Symphony's "Our American Music" series. This popular chamber collective will be playing a program of music that was "made in America." For their concert at the Jacobs Music Center, conductor-percussionist Steven Schick will lead Art of Élan in works by Eve Beglarian and Steve Reich, plus the world premiere of a work for solo harp written by Hannah Lash. Topping off the evening will be a performance of the original 1944 version of Aaron Copland's "Appalachian Spring" for 13 players. [less-]

Los Angeles Lakers: Premier Seating & Suites

at STAPLES Center, Los Angeles
OFFER DATES:
Tue, January 10
Sun, January 15
Tue, January 17
+ 18 more dates
Tue, January 10
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FULL PRICE: $150.70 - $273.70
OFFER PRICE: $79 - $219

Sit in the lap of luxury at the STAPLES Center with seating in the Premier Level or the Suites for exciting basketball action from 16-time NBA champions the Los Angeles Lakers. In the Premier Level, y... [more+]

Sit in the lap of luxury at the STAPLES Center with seating in the Premier Level or the Suites for exciting basketball action from 16-time NBA champions the Los Angeles Lakers. In the Premier Level, you'll never miss another exciting play standing in line for concessions, because you'll have in-seat food and beverage service featuring high-end sandwiches, sushi, burgers and more from your own server. These seats, located in the 200 Level, offer perfect vantage points to watch D'Angelo Russell and an exciting young Lakers team square off against the NBA's best and brightest stars. If you opt for the suites, you can enjoy the game in climate-controlled comfort, with in-suite plasma TVs and a private seating concourse. Either way, you'll be watching the game in style. [less-]

Los Angeles Clippers Premier Seating & Suites: Watch Every Play in Style

at STAPLES Center, Los Angeles
OFFER DATES:
Wed, January 11
Sat, January 14
Mon, January 16
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FULL PRICE: $57.50 - $351.75
OFFER PRICE: $39 - $219

Lob City is back for another exciting season of dunks, hot passes and buzzer beaters, and you can be at STAPLES Center to see the Los Angeles Clippers take on the rest of the NBA from a variety of van... [more+]

Lob City is back for another exciting season of dunks, hot passes and buzzer beaters, and you can be at STAPLES Center to see the Los Angeles Clippers take on the rest of the NBA from a variety of vantage points, from regular seats, luxurious Premier Level tickets or VIP Suites. In the Premier Level, you'll never miss another exciting play standing in line for concessions, because you'll have in-seat food and beverage service featuring high-end sandwiches, sushi, burgers and more from your own server. These seats, located in the 200 Level, offer some of the best views of Chris Paul, Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan as they light up the scoreboard. If you opt for the suites, you can enjoy the game in climate-controlled comfort, with in-suite plasma TVs and a private seating concourse. Root for the Clippers, and treat yourself to a special night thanks to some of the best seats at STAPLES! [less-]

Pianist Haochen Zhang Performs Tchaikovsky With the Pacific Symphony

at Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Costa Mesa
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 12
Fri, January 13
Sat, January 14
FULL PRICE: $65 - $115
OFFER PRICE: $20 - $57.50

Stunning melodies, rich harmonies and an incomparable sense of passion have earned Tchaikovsky a lasting place in the hearts of music lovers the world over, and his first piano concerto is one of the ... [more+]

Stunning melodies, rich harmonies and an incomparable sense of passion have earned Tchaikovsky a lasting place in the hearts of music lovers the world over, and his first piano concerto is one of the most famous works in the classical canon. Hear Gold Medal winner of the 2009 Van Cliburn Competition Haochen Zhang perform this great masterwork with the Pacific Symphony, led by music director Carl St. Clair. During this concert at the stunning Renee and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, you'll also enjoy Prokofiev's Fifth, one of the great orchestral works of the 20th century. Before the performance, attend a preview chat with host Alan Chapman. [less-]

John Pizzarelli Quartet: Modern Jazz With the "Genial Genius of the Guitar"

at Irvine Barclay Theatre, Irvine
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 12
FULL PRICE: $40
OFFER PRICE: $19.50

One of the premier interpreters of jazz standards and the great American songbook, John Pizzarelli is a world-renowned jazz guitarist with a soft voice and a charming stage presence. Inspired by artis... [more+]

One of the premier interpreters of jazz standards and the great American songbook, John Pizzarelli is a world-renowned jazz guitarist with a soft voice and a charming stage presence. Inspired by artists like Frank Sinatra and Nat "King" Cole, Pizzarelli, along with his quartet, offers up cool, swingin' takes on favorite tunes across a wide range of genres. A Grammy nominee, Pizzarelli has collaborated with everyone from the Boston Pops Orchestra to Paul McCartney, Rosemary Clooney and James Taylor, and has appeared on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno", "Late Show with David Letterman" and "Live with Regis and Kelly". Now see him in concert at Irvine Barclay Theatre. [less-]

Secrets and Baggage of "The Roommate"

at Julianne Argyros Stage, South Coast Repertory, Costa Mesa
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 12
Fri, January 13
Sat, January 14
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FULL PRICE: $58 - $72
OFFER PRICE: $29 - $36

No one gets through life without some baggage, some more than others. When a sensible, middle-aged, Midwestern woman takes in a roommate to make ends meet, she discovers her roommate hiding a lifetime... [more+]

No one gets through life without some baggage, some more than others. When a sensible, middle-aged, Midwestern woman takes in a roommate to make ends meet, she discovers her roommate hiding a lifetime of shocking secrets, soon to come spilling out. The funny and intriguing play proves it's never too late to shake things up -- for better or worse. Get in on the secret drama at Julianne Argyros Stage, South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa. [less-]

Two Animal Lovers Rekindle Their Human Connections in "Chapatti"

at Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach
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Thu, January 12
Thu, January 12
Fri, January 13
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FULL PRICE: $50 - $55
OFFER PRICE: $25 - $27.50

Called "Poignant, funny and surprising" by "Chicago Theatre Beat", "Chapatti" is the humorous and heartwarming tale of a pair of lonely animal lovers in Dublin who unexpectedly cross paths. Both are w... [more+]

Called "Poignant, funny and surprising" by "Chicago Theatre Beat", "Chapatti" is the humorous and heartwarming tale of a pair of lonely animal lovers in Dublin who unexpectedly cross paths. Both are wounded and withdrawn from the world, but as they get to know one another -- and one another's animals, ranging from 19 cats to a dog named after a pancake -- the two find themselves rediscovering the importance of human companionship and slowly falling in love. "Chapatti" is coming to the stage at the Laguna Playhouse in Laguna Beach. [less-]

Rosanne Cash Performs Grammy-Winning Songs Live in Concert

at Jacobs Music Center, San Diego
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 12
FULL PRICE: $40
OFFER PRICE: COMP - $20

If country music had a royal family, Rosanne Cash would be queen. That said, being Johnny Cash's daughter is just the beginning of this Grammy winner's astounding accomplishments. Called "one of the m... [more+]

If country music had a royal family, Rosanne Cash would be queen. That said, being Johnny Cash's daughter is just the beginning of this Grammy winner's astounding accomplishments. Called "one of the most compelling figures in popular music" by the Library of Congress, Cash has charted 21 Top 40 country singles, including 11 No. 1's. Her latest album, "The River & the Thread", swept three Grammy categories, including "Best Americana Album," "Best American Roots Song" and "Best American Roots Performance." Hailed by "Newsweek" as "the work of a lifetime," "The River & the Thread" is a kaleidoscopic examination of the geographic, emotional and historic landscape of the South. Now Cash and her husband, producer-guitarist John Leventhal, perform behind this unique and important album at the Jacobs Music Center as part of San Diego Symphony's "Our American Music" series. [less-]

MTV "Girl Code" Comedian Jessimae Peluso

at Irvine Improv at the Irvine Spectrum Center, Irvine
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 12
FULL PRICE: $15
OFFER PRICE: COMP

Stand-up comedian Jessimae Peluso is raw and in your face. She calls herself an "insecure narcissist," and it's that kind of clever wordplay and emotional honesty that makes her one of the funniest co... [more+]

Stand-up comedian Jessimae Peluso is raw and in your face. She calls herself an "insecure narcissist," and it's that kind of clever wordplay and emotional honesty that makes her one of the funniest comics on the scene today. She rose to fame appearing on MTV's "Girl Code" and added more impressive television credits with "Chelsea Lately" and "The Tyra Banks Show". Her material spans a variety of relatable topics -- relationships, growing up, embarrassing bodily functions -- but she has a style and wit all her own. She'll have you in stitches when she performs at the Irvine Improv. [less-]

"The Bitter Game": Solo Show Explores Black Lives

at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Samueli Theater, Costa Mesa
OFFER DATES:
Thu, January 12
Fri, January 13
FULL PRICE: $25
OFFER PRICE: $13

A timely and powerful solo show from self-described "actorvist" Keith A. Wallace, "The Bitter Game" delves into the many sides of the African-American experience. Told with humor and poetry, the show ... [more+]

A timely and powerful solo show from self-described "actorvist" Keith A. Wallace, "The Bitter Game" delves into the many sides of the African-American experience. Told with humor and poetry, the show moves from basketball and block parties to traffic stops and police violence for a poignant look at what it takes to survive while black in America. A rising star in theater, Wallace has won the Princess Grace Award and a Theatre Bay Area Award for his work as an actor, playwright and director. Drama Desk-nominated director Deborah Stein co-created this vital show, which comes to the Off Center Festival at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Orange County. [less-]

"Hairspray": Youth Production of Broadway's Hit Musical Comedy

at Huntington Beach High School Historic Auditorium, Huntington Beach
OFFER DATES:
Fri, January 13
Sat, January 14
Sat, January 14
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FULL PRICE: $20
OFFER PRICE: $10 - $12

"Hairspray", the hit musical based on John Waters' cult classic film, is piled bouffant-high with dance, romance and infectious tunes. Set in 1960s Baltimore, this Broadway smash tells the story of lo... [more+]

"Hairspray", the hit musical based on John Waters' cult classic film, is piled bouffant-high with dance, romance and infectious tunes. Set in 1960s Baltimore, this Broadway smash tells the story of lovable plus-sized teen Tracy Turnblad, a misfit who becomes a local celebrity by dancing on TV's "Corny Collins Show", and whose passion for justice transforms her into an unlikely heroine, triumphing over both snotty teen queens and racial segregation. Featuring show-stopping numbers like "You Can't Stop the Beat," "I Can Hear the Bells" and "Good Morning Baltimore," this glittering youth production from Orange County Children's Theatre takes the stage of the Huntington Beach High School Historic Auditorium. [less-]

Live Music at Don the Beachcomber -- A Historic SoCal Tiki Bar

at Don the Beachcomber, Huntington Beach
OFFER DATES:
Fri, January 13
Fri, January 20
Fri, January 27
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Fri, January 20
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Fri, February 10
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FULL PRICE: $15 - $25
OFFER PRICE: $7.50 - $12.50

Don the Beachcomber is a piece of Southern California history -- a little slice of the South Pacific, right on the water in Huntington Beach. Built in 1937 by former bootlegger Ernest Gantt, Don the B... [more+]

Don the Beachcomber is a piece of Southern California history -- a little slice of the South Pacific, right on the water in Huntington Beach. Built in 1937 by former bootlegger Ernest Gantt, Don the Beachcomber was one of America's first tiki bars, serving an exotic selection of tropical rum-based drinks to patrons who included the likes of Charlie Chaplin and Howard Hughes. To this day, the only thing more powerful than the drinks behind the bar are the performances on the three stages throughout the venue. From swing to country, rockabilly to regular old rock, Don the Beachcomber is the place to be for great music in a tropical setting. [less-]

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