TODAY TILL SATURDAY: Pacific Symphony presents world-renowned violinist and conductor Pinchas Zukerman, who will perform Haydn's Symphony No. 83, “The Hen,” and Beethoven's only violin concerto. The performances are at the Orange County Performing Arts Center's Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall. Tickets are $25 to $185 and the show starts at 8 p.m.. For more information, visit www.pacificsymphony.com. (January 12, 2011)

TODAY

Government Affairs Committee Meeting

Join the Corona del Mar Chamber of commerce for the January Government Affairs Committee, featuring speaker Barbara Lichman, representative of the Airport Working Group, who will talk about the latest status of the Airport Extension Agreement Regarding Newport Beach. The meeting is from 7:30 to 9 a.m. at 2855 East Coast Highway, Suite 101, Corona del Mar. For more information, visit http://www.cdmchamber.com.

Chris Garcia

GIANT Club presents renowned deejay Chris Garcia at the Sutra Bar, 1870 Harbor Blvd., Costa Mesa. The show is 21 and older only and starts at 9 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.sutraoc.com.

Chief Nowhere

Chief Nowhere performs a free show at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. The 21 and older show starts at 10 p.m.

TILL JAN. 30

'Circle Mirror Transformation'

The Obie Award-winning play "Circle Mirror Transformation" comes to South Coast Repertory in Costa Mesa. For showtimes and ticket information, visit http://www.scr.org.

FRIDAY

Railroad To Alaska

Indie rock band Railroad To Alaska performs a free show at La Cave, 1695 Irvine Ave., Costa Mesa. Semi Sweet and The Vaspertines also perform. The 21 and older show starts at 10 p.m. For more information, visit http://www.myspace.com/lacave.

FRIDAY AND SATURDAY

Tango Buenos Aires

Tango Buenos Aires, which bills itself as the world's most acclaimed and authentic tango company, performs at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts' Segerstrom Hall. Tickets start at $16. For showtimes and more information, visit http://www.scfta.org.

SATURDAY

Lemon Drop Dance Club

Newport Beach-based Lemon Drop Club, which hosts singles parties in Orange County geared for adults around the age of 40 and older, will have its next singles party from 7 to midnight at the Costa Mesa Marriott, 500 Anton Blvd. A free Italian buffet will be served from 8 to 9:30 p.m. and a free dance lesson will be offered from 7 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $20 and parking is free. No membership is required. For more information, call (949) 378-6600 or visit http://www.lemondropclub.com.

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