Jerry Pearson Is Looking Back, Leaping Forward

The former Santa Barbara Dance Theater director presents this one-man career retrospective on Thursday, May 15. Read story.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Review: Mark Dendy Projects at the Lobero Theatre

DANCEworks 2014 culminated with Dystopian Distractions!, a masterful blend of entertainment and social commentary. Read story.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Review: at UCSB’s Campbell Hall

UCSB Arts & Lectures brought the N.Y.C.-based company to Campbell Hall for two performances of Pavement. Read story.

Friday, April 25, 2014

A World Premiere at DANCEworks 2014

Choreographer Mark Dendy wraps up a month-long residency at the Lobero Theatre with Dystopian Distractions! Read story.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Abraham.In.Motion Makes S.B. Debut

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents the NYC-based contemporary dance company in an evening-length work inspired by the 1991 film, Boyz n the Hood. Read story.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

The Trocks Return to Santa Barbara

UCSB Arts & Lectures brings New York’s beloved all-male ballet company back to town on Tuesday, April 8. Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

An Older, Wiser Carmen

Leila Drake will play the lead role in SSB’s season finale at the Granada on April 5. Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Shen Yun’s Classical Chinese Dance

The New York-based company to bring classical Chinese dance and music to the Granada Theatre March 29-30. Read story.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

DANCEworks 2014 Kicks Off

New York-based Mark Dendy Projects begins a month-long residency at the Lobero Theatre, giving community members a chance to get in on the action. Read story.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Spring Arts Preview: Dance

This season’s dance highlights include the return of DANCEworks to the Lobero and offerings from Arts & Lectures and NECTAR. Read story.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

NECTAR and the Art of Healing

The quarterly arts salon returns on March 8, this time on the theme of healing; proceeds go to Santa Barbara Street Medicine. Read story.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Review: Floor to Air Festival

This evening of aerial dance showcased artists from France, Portugal, Costa Rica, and the U.S. Read story.

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Review: Kinesis at Center Stage Theater

Santa Barbara’s annual contemporary dance showcase keeps evolving. Read story.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

New Home for Dance

Santa Barbara Dance Arts opens its doors at 531 East Cota. Read story.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Santa Barbara’s First Aerial Dance Festival

Artists from around the world converge on Santa Barbara this week for the inaugural Contemporary Floor to Air Festival. Read story.

Saturday, February 22, 2014
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