Tickets are on sale now for UCSB Arts & Lectures’ 2006-07 season and the schedule is, as expected, even stronger than ever. Highlights include Madeleine Peyroux’s return on Oct. 4, rocker Steve Earle on Oct. 11, sax man Sonny Rollins on Oct. 22, comic Garry Trudeau on Oct. 26, a rare appearance by Velvet Underground singer Lou Reed on Nov. 3, Musica Antiqua Köln on Nov. 5, the Cuban rhythms of Pink Martini on Nov. 13, the Market Theatre of Johannesburg on Jan. 31, Harry Shearer on Mar. 4, and Les Grands Ballets Canadiens on Apr. 9, among dozens of others. Tickets can be purchased per show, as part of a discount package series, or per your design in the create-your-own-series option. See or call 893-3535.

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