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Ella EnchantedNot Just a Cinderella Story: The Magic of Ella Enchanted
There’s magic and empowerment in Ella Enchanted. Find out how this musical fills in some gaps in the original Cinderella story and is winning new fans. read more
Audition Process for A Christmas CarolKids Learn the Audition Process for Coveted Roles in A Christmas Carol
SCR’s annual production of A Christmas Carol offers eight roles for children that are double cast, so 16 lucky kids have an opportunity to perform in this beloved holiday classic. ​Learn more about their audition process. read more
Karen Zacarias on Ella EnchantedPlaywright Gives Young People a Voice in Ella Enchanted
Playwright Karen Zacarías brings a modern Cinderella story to life in Ella Enchanted: The Musical, while empowering young people to have a voice. Learn more about this prolific, award-winning playwright. read more
A Christmas Carol: Page to StageMr. Dickens and Mr. Patch: Taking A Christmas Carol From Page to Stage
Nearly 40 years ago, Jerry Patch spent his summer near the beach writing about Victorian England. SCR’s then-resident dramaturg was adapting Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol for the stage. read more
Costa Mesa Art BusCosta Mesa Bus Offers Free Rides to Art Centers, Popular Shopping and Dining Areas
Make your theatre trip easier still with a free shuttle bus that stops at restaurants, shopping and more. Hop on, hop off. read more
Gem of the Ocean CastRole Call: Meet the Cast of Gem of the Ocean
The seven-member cast of Gem of the Ocean is as powerful as the play itself. Meet the cast. read more
Gem of the OceanLiving Memory in Gem of the Ocean
Aunt Ester is a cleanser of souls who may be the only hope for a man named Citizen Barlow. Find out more about Ester’s gift its importance in Gem of the Ocean.read more
Improv ClassActing Instructor Greg Atkins on the Importance of Improv and Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone
SCR’s Adult Conservatory classes start next week, including improvisation. We chatted with instructor Greg Atkins, who has been teaching improv for more than 30 years. read more
AugustWilson_blogAugust Wilson's American Century Cycle
Playwright August Wilson left behind an incredible legacy with his American Century Cycle, a series of 10 plays that chronicles the black experience in the 20th century. read more