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April 2015

‘Sacred Realms: Temple Murals by Shashi Dhoj Tulachan from the Gayle and Edward P. Roski Collection’

April 18
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Exhibit runs every day; end date subject to change
Bowers Museum, 2002 North Main St., Santa Ana, CA 92706,
2002 North Main St., Santa Ana, CA 92706 United States
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Tulachan, a 69-year old Buddhist monk living in Nepal, is a second-generation artist of thangka, a painting style that is used primarily for religious instruction and meditation. The nine murals on display deviate from traditional thangka in their size, colors and imagery.

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‘Of Good Stock’

April 18
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Through April 26; please check theater website for show times.
South Coast Repertory,
655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 United States
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This SCR-commissioned play by Melissa Ross opens now and extends through next month’s Pacific Playwrights Festival. The world premiere tells the story of three sisters whose famous novelist father leaves them a house with more than one closet full of skeletons.

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Viet Film Fest

April 18
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Every day until April 19, 2015
UltraLuxe Anaheim Cinemas,
321 W. Katella Ave., Anaheim, CA 92802 United States
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Nghiem-Minh Nguyen-Vo’s award-winning murder mystery, “2030” (“Nuoc 2030″), kicks off this year’s festival, dedicated to Vietnamese voices in cinema. The 31 diverse films come from Vietnam, as well as Australia, Canada, and elsewhere. The 1973 anti-war movie “Land of Sorrow” will be screened to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon.

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‘Guys and Dolls’

April 18
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Every day until April 19, 2015
Segerstrom Center for the Arts,
600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 United States
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The 1950 musical featuring the classic “Luck Be A Lady” follows a group of gamblers and the women who can’t help but love them. Prohibition-era newspaperman Damon Runyon’s colorfully candid short stories inspired the musical’s book.

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‘Mr. Wolf’

April 18
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Through May 3; please check theater website for show times.
South Coast Repertory,
655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 United States
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Playwright Rajiv Joseph (author of Pulitzer Prize finalist “Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo”) spins several mysteries in this psychological drama commissioned by and having its world premiere at South Coast Repertory.  

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Nightlight Foster / Adoption Gala and Auction

April 18 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Enjoy the stories of adopted children and meet adoptive families. Fund raising auction, dinner, and gala for foster and adoption agency.  

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Vocational Visions Enchanted Evening Fundraiser

April 18 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Vocational Visions presents its popular Enchanted Evening fund raiser in hopes of reaching their fund raising goal of $100,000. All proceeds will directly support the programs and services of Vocational Visions which provides vocational, economic and community inclusion services to adults with intellectual/developmental and other disabilities. The event this year is chaired by community leader and Vocational Visions’ board member Hilary Hurt. This year’s theme is “An Enchanted Evening of Magic & Comedy.” World champion magician Johnny Ace Palmer will entertain and…

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“Stardust Nights” PBS SoCaL 2015 Gala

April 18 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa,
21500 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach , 92648
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The theme for PBS SoCaL’s gala this year is “Stardust Nights,” celebrating the Public Broadcast Station’s service to the community. The event will honor the leadership and legacy of PBS SoCaL’s retiring CEO, Mel Rogers, and the “Heroes of the Station,” whose support a decade ago kept PBS SoCaL alive during a difficult time. Guests will travel in time to celebrate the iconic era of Las Vegas with gaming tables, regalement, dancing, live entertainment courtesy of JT & Friends, and…

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CASA Black & White Ball Celebration of Children

April 18 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA), a non-profit organization that trains and supervises community volunteers to mentor and advocate for children in the foster care system will celebrate its 30th year in Orange County and host the annual CASA Celebration of Children Black & White Ball at The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel. The Gala will honor Anton and Jennifer Segerstrom with CASA’s highest award of Children’s Champions and South Coast Plaza as Outstanding Corporation. Co-Chaired by Brenda St. Hilaire and Lauren Wong, this event features live…

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‘Of Good Stock’

April 19
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Through April 26; please check theater website for show times.
South Coast Repertory,
655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 United States
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This SCR-commissioned play by Melissa Ross opens now and extends through next month’s Pacific Playwrights Festival. The world premiere tells the story of three sisters whose famous novelist father leaves them a house with more than one closet full of skeletons.

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Viet Film Fest

April 19
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until April 19, 2015
UltraLuxe Anaheim Cinemas,
321 W. Katella Ave., Anaheim, CA 92802 United States
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Nghiem-Minh Nguyen-Vo’s award-winning murder mystery, “2030” (“Nuoc 2030″), kicks off this year’s festival, dedicated to Vietnamese voices in cinema. The 31 diverse films come from Vietnam, as well as Australia, Canada, and elsewhere. The 1973 anti-war movie “Land of Sorrow” will be screened to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon.

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‘Guys and Dolls’

April 19
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until April 19, 2015
Segerstrom Center for the Arts,
600 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 United States
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The 1950 musical featuring the classic “Luck Be A Lady” follows a group of gamblers and the women who can’t help but love them. Prohibition-era newspaperman Damon Runyon’s colorfully candid short stories inspired the musical’s book.

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‘Mr. Wolf’

April 19
|Recurring Event (See all)
Through May 3; please check theater website for show times.
South Coast Repertory,
655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, CA 92626 United States
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Playwright Rajiv Joseph (author of Pulitzer Prize finalist “Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo”) spins several mysteries in this psychological drama commissioned by and having its world premiere at South Coast Repertory.  

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Takacs Quartet

April 19
Irvine Barclay Theater,
4242 Campus Drive, Irvine, CA 92612 United States
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The Philharmonic Society presents the exemplary chamber music quartet, with special guest Marc-André Hamelin joining in Franck’s Piano Quintet in F minor. The program also includes time-honored works by Haydn and Debussy.

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Special Olymics On Parade

April 19 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Anaheim Hilton,
777 Convention Way, Anaheim 92805,
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Join us on Sunday, April 19 for an evening that will inspire your spirit, warm your heart, and invigorate your passion for Special Olympics! Special Olympics on Parade is a celebration of the athletes who participate in our Orange County sports training and competition program  

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‘California: This Golden Land of Promise’

April 20
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Please check museum website for hours.
Irvine Museum,
18881 Von Karman Ave., Suite 100, Irvine, CA 92612 United States
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Pristine landscapes, California missions, scenes of Native Americans, and rancho life comprise the 47 oil paintings in the Irvine Museum’s latest exhibition. The works, dating from 1883 to 1925, are mostly from the museum’s own outstanding collection.    

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OCMA – ‘Alien She’

April 20
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Please check museum website for hours.
Orange County Museum of Art,
850 San Clemente Drive, Newport Beach, CA 92660 United States
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The pioneering feminist punk movement Riot Grrrl, which began in the early ’90s, had a lasting impression on musicians, artists, and writers. This exhibit looks at its influence on seven multidisciplinary artists.

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‘Robert Henri’s California: Realism, Race, and Region, 1914-1925′

April 20
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Please check museum website for exact hours.
Laguna Art Museum,
307 Cliff Drive, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 United States
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This nomadic New York artist was enamored with California’s diverse population when he first arrived in San Diego in 1914. This small exhibit includes 12 exceptional paintings from Henri’s visits to San Diego and to Los Angeles.

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‘In Barcelona’

April 20
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Through May 31. Please check museum website for exact hours.
Laguna Art Museum,
307 Cliff Drive, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 United States
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In the 1980s, the Spanish print workshop Polígrafa Obra Grafica hosted eight prominent Los Angeles artists, including former UC Irvine professor Ed Moses, and invited them to create etchings and lithographs. This exhibit displays their 16 works, donated to the museum by Moses.

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‘California Printmakers, 1950-2000′

April 20
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Through May 31. Please check museum website for exact hours.
Laguna Art Museum,
307 Cliff Drive, Laguna Beach, CA 92651 United States
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Artists who are well-known for their work in other mediums, such as Wayne Thiebaud and Ed Ruscha, will be featured, plus Orange County residents Dirk Hagner and Tony DeLap. The exhibit also explains the various techniques of printmaking, including lithography, etching, and others.

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