Theater in Costa Mesa

South Coast Repertory

Next to Segerstrom Center, South Coast Rep was started by a band of plucky theater grads in the 1960s and has evolved into a multiple Tony Award–winning company. It's managed to hold true to its mission to ‘explore …
Theater in Costa Mesa

Segerstrom Center for the Arts

The county's main performance venue is home to the Pacific Symphony, Philharmonic Society of Orange County and Pacific Chorale. It draws international performing-arts luminaries and Broadway shows, in three main the…
Cinema in Newport Beach

Regency Lido

Showing movies since 1938, the Lido screens mostly mainstream Hollywood fare but some indie flicks too. Fully restored, it has a red-velvet waterfall curtain and Italian tile work.
Theater in Laguna Beach

Laguna Playhouse

Orange County’s oldest continuously operating community theater stages lighter plays in summer, more serious works in winter.