Sunday's Calendar

September 17, 2011
  • SUNDAY: The Grammy Award-winning “West Side Story” wraps up at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Segerstrom Hall. The final shows are at 1 and 6:30 p.m. and ickets start at $20. For more information, visit
SUNDAY: The Grammy Award-winning “West Side Story”… (Courtesy SEGERSTROM…)



The Images Salon, 2515 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar, will hold its 10th annual Cut-A-Thon from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All of the proceeds go to CHILDHELP group homes in Orange County, an organization fighting child abuse.

Ocean Swim

The Swim for Life Foundation holds its ninth annual ocean swim at 10 a.m. at Corona del Mar's main beach to promote water safety. Olympians Janet Evans, Jason Lezak and others are expected to come out to show their support for the 1-mile swim. Proceeds go toward the Tustin-based foundation's "Safer 3" program promoting water safety. There is a $30 entry fee for swimmers 18 and older and $15 for swimmers younger than 18. Swimmers younger than 15 must swim with a parent or adult. Call the Swim for Life Foundation at (949) 874-7567 to register for the event, or visit for more information.

Early California Days


Costa Mesa Historical Society hosts an educational event, "Early California Days," from noon to 4 p.m. at the Diego Sepulveda Adobe in Estancia Park, 1900 Adams Ave., Costa Mesa. At 1 p.m., Paul Apodaca, an expert in California history from Chapman University, will talk about Pre-Mission Period Indians. The free event features artifacts, adobe brick-making, corn-husk doll making and other activities. Call (949) 631-5918 or visit for more information.

Great Race

A tall ship race between the Irving Johnson and the Exy Johnson, manned by crews from the Bahia Corinthian and Balboa Yacht Clubs, takes place in Newport Beach and Huntington Beach waters starting at 1 p.m. Viewing spots include Balboa Pier, where the race will start and finish, and the Newport and Huntington Beach piers.

Musical at Vanguard

"Americans All," featuring music by retired Orange County Judge James P. Gray, plays at Vanguard University's Lyceum Theater, 55 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa. Performance begins at 2 p.m. For tickets, go to

OCC Theatre

The Orange Coast College Theatre Department stages "Seascape with Sharks and Dancer," by playwright Don Nigro. Shows at 2:30 and 7:30 p.m., Drama Lab Studio Theatre, OCC, 2701 Fairview College. Advance tickets are $6 and tickets at the door are $8. For more information, call (714) 432-5880.


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