The Folk-Singin’ Baby-Deliverin’ Girl Next Door

The Old Towne Orange resident leads an unusual double life as an acoustic-guitar-wielding folk singer, and a certified doula. The 29-year-old owns Abundant Life...

Rock Band Adam’s Attic Is a Hot Entry To Orange County’s Rock Scene

The musicians of Adam’s Attic left New Orleans for O.C. after 2005’s Hurricane Katrina, and lost no time winning new fans. The band launched...

Commentary: How Special Will the New ABT Gillespie School Be?

The Segerstrom Center for the Arts recently announced that it was getting into the ballet-school business with American Ballet Theatre in a splashy, high-profile...

Q&A With O.C. Author T. Jefferson Parker

What makes the county compelling, crime-wise?It’s the whole idea of “sunshine noir.” How can you have a place as beautiful as Orange County, and...

Piano Man Kirk Andres Wilson

When he performs at Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen in Downtown Disney, Wilson says he feels like an ambassador for American music. The Newport Beach...

Sabrina Harper in ‘Pippin’: Dancer, Actress, Singer Makes It Home

Sabrina Harper has performed at Segerstrom Hall before, and she remembers it fondly: The stage was “huge” and the auditorium was “enormous.”Harper, who grew...

Open Streets Event Coming to Garden Grove

Imagine downtown Garden Grove without cars. Now, imagine that you can casually stroll down the middle of the block, ride a bike, skateboard, or...