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Segerstrom Center for the Arts - On Stage at the Center

Segerstrom Center for the Arts - On Stage at the Center

Segerstrom Center for the Arts is committed to providing all residents in this region with opportunities to enhance their knowledge of and appreciation for the performing arts. This includes students from elementary school through the university level, educators and individuals who simply want to

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Pero (or The Mysteries of the Night)


Program description

An adaptation of the childrens’ book by French author Michel Tournier, Pero (or the Mysteries of the Night) is the story of Pero, a baker in a tiny Italian village.  When the girl he has loved since childhood runs off with a flashy house painter, his heart is broekn and he closes his shop – too sad to bake for the village.  Actors, puppets, singers and live musiciams tell this charming storey.

Booking / scheduling contact

Program Detail

Program type: Field Trip
Artistic Discipline: Theatre
Cultural Origin: European
Subject: ANY
Population served: Grades 6 - 8
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

April 25 and 26, 2011

Available times:

9:00 AM and 11:00 AM

Length of program: 60 minutes

Samueli Theater
600 Town Center Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Fees / Ticketing:

$5 per person with one free adult seat for every 15 paid students.

Busing rebates available up to 300 per bus, maximum of 3 buses per school. First come, first served. Form and more detail avaulable at


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