Sunday's Calendar

November 20, 2010
  • TILL TODAY: “Sideways Stories from Wayside School,” adapted by John Olive from Louis Sachar's popular Wayside School book series, finishes its run at South Coast Repertory. Showtimes are 2 and 4:30 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online at, by phone at (714) 708-5555 or by visiting the box office at 655 Town Center Drive in Costa Mesa. Ticket prices range from $18 to $30.
TILL TODAY: “Sideways Stories from Wayside School,”…

Editor's note: This removes the Island Hotel mid-week specials, which are no longer offered, according to a hotel spokeswoman.



Rriiccee, featuring actor and musician Vincent Gallo, performs at the Detroit Bar, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa. Tickets are $15 and the show is 21 and older only. For more information, visit

Salute To Our Veterans

The Costa Mesa historical society invites residents to come hear WWII Capt. Bob Meyer in person at 2 p.m. at 1870 Anaheim Ave., Costa Mesa. Meyer will lead a discussion titled: "Down and Go — the story of WWII Glider Pilots." For more information, visit

Alternative Market

St. Mark's 27th annual Alternative Christmas Market, featuring 26 nonprofit vendors, will be from 10 a.m. to noon at the church, 2200 San Joaquin Hills Road, Newport Beach. A "peasant lunch" of lentil soup and cornbread will be sold for a suggested donation of $5 per person, in support of the Presbyterian Hunger Program, and a selection of desserts will be for sale, with proceeds benefiting the Costa Mesa Soup Kitchen. For more information and complete list of participating organizations, visit or call (949) 644-1341.


Van Morrison Day

Muldoon's is hosting a free concert featuring Shana Morrison at Muldoon's Irish Pub, 202 Newport Center Dr., Newport Beach. Shana will perform many of her father's classic hits, as well as her original jazzy-blues music. Newport Beach Mayor Keith Curry will be in attendance to officially proclaim Nov. 21 Van Morrison Day in Newport Beach. The event is free. For more information, call (949) 640-4110.


'Beauty and the Beast'

NETworks presents Disney's classic "Beauty and the Beast" at the Orange County Performing Arts Center's Segerstrom Hall. Tickets start at $20 for the musical love story. For showtimes and more information, visit

'Becky Shaw'

South Coast Repertory, 655 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa, presents Gina Gionfriddo's comedy "Becky Shaw" at the Segerstrom Stage. For showtimes and ticket information, visit


'Peter Pan'

J.M. Barrie's classic tale "Peter Pan' flies into the Orange County Performing Arts Center in Costa Mesa, offering viewers a unique 360-degree experience. Tickets start at $40. For showtimes and more information, visit


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