Venue Details

132 Star Starred
Costa Mesa Playhouse
at Rea Elementary School 661 Hamilton Street Costa Mesa, CA 92627
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2 reviews
4 stars
We ate at a wonderful Vietnamese restaurant called the Lantern Cafe. It's a 5 minute drive from the theater and the food was excellent.
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19 reviews
57 stars
Be sure to visit the costume room and snack bar for some great snacks and coffee.
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Reviews & Ratings

"Jacques Brel Is Alive and Well and Living in Paris"
18 ratings
4.3 average rating
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147 events
103 reviews
31 stars
attended Jun 14 2013

New venue for us and what a nice surprise! The show was thoughtful and educational. Well sung and acted by the entire cast!

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Susan F. Red Velvet
47 events
18 reviews
7 stars
attended Jun 30 2013

This was a 5 star performance in a charming small theater! The performers' singing and the playing from the 3 person band conveyed the Jacques Brel persona perfectly! The set matched the mood and was well executed. The Costa Mesa Playhouse,...

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123 reviews
3 stars
attended Jun 09 2013

Very enjoyable. Great flow of his exceptional music. Good cookies too.

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**June 1, 2013: Gala Performance with Reception

**The gala performance includes a dessert reception immediately following the end of the performance. Enjoy some dessert while interacting with the cast members and director of the show. 

English lyrics and additional material by Eric Blau and Mort Shuman. 

Music by Jacques Brel. 

Directed by Sarah Wilson. 

Musical Director: Owen Panno 

Featuring Amy Ganser, Delilah Kujala, Robert Parkison and Eric Goldstein 

About the Ticket Supplier: Costa Mesa Playhouse

The Costa Mesa Playhouse is a 73-seat, not-for-profit, Community Theater that has been serving greater Orange County for over 40 years. The Playhouse is dedicated to presenting affordable, quality, live theater in a comfortable and intimate setting, and to offering the talented actors, singers, dancers, and stage craftspeople of Orange County a welcoming environment in which to practice their craft. With a season running from September through June and five productions per season, the Playhouse offers a diverse array of plays and musicals to our theatergoing public.