Performing Arts in OC: The premiere performing arts center in OOrange County,, this temple to the arts sits smack in the middle of the "OC metro area" right across from the South Coast Repertory Theatre. Home to the hob nobbiest of hob nobs, the pretention in this place is not to be found anywhere else in the world. They do house thhe best performing arts in Orange County, so if it's big and it's coming to town , it will be here. Before you take your seat, be sure to take in the "firebird" sculpture in the lobby. For added kicks, ask one of the iced out blue hairs what it means, and hold on.