All-Day Program at
The Concordia University Center for Public Policy presents a one-day program on "Creating High Performance Government in Orange County and Beyond," with Harvard University Kennedy School of Government professor Bob Behn. The registration fee ranges from $150 to $250. The fee covers breakfast, lunch and materials. For more information, go to http://www.cui.edu/cpp. The campus is at 1530 Concordia West, Irvine.
FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
'Bowl of Gratitude'
The Carole Akins Studio, 418 31st St., Newport Beach, hosts the "Bowl of Gratitude," a one-day workshop in learning paint with acrylic combined with collage. The cost is $150 per class, which are from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bring an apron and lunch. For more information, call (949) 246-2214, email email@example.com or visit http://www.aroleakins.com.
'Men Alive: POP Goes
Men Alive and the O.C. Gay Men's Chorus present "Men Alive: POP Goes the Opera," a mash up of pop songs and opera. Performances are at 8 p.m. Friday and 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, 4242 Campus Drive, Irvine. For more information, go to http://www.thebarclay.org.
FRIDAY TILL SUNDAY
'The Prince of Atlantis'
The world premiere of "The Prince of Atlantis," by Steven Drukman, will take place on the Segerstrom Stage at South Coast Repertory Theatre, 650 Town Center Drive, Costa Mesa. For showtimes and more, go to http://www.scr.org.
'The Wizard of Oz'
The sixth-grade class at Lincoln Elementary School, 3101 Pacific View Drive, Corona del Mar, presents "The Wizard of Oz." Shows will be performed at 6 p.m. For more information, go to http://www.lincolnelementarypta.com.
'Brad Miller: Primordial
SCAPE gallery, in collaboration with Edward Cella Art + Architecture gallery in Los Angeles, presents an exhibition of work by L.A.-based artist Brad Miller. The show will run through March at SCAPE, 2859 E. Coast Hwy., Corona del Mar. For more information, go to http://www.scapesite.com.
30th Anniversary Special