WEATHER »

Arts & Entertainment Reviews

Burnish at SBCAST

Mark-David Hosale and Erika Batdorf bring interactive art from Toronto. Read story.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Brian Setzer Orchestra at the Granada

Stray Cat Setzer rocked the Granada with a Christmas orchestra Read story.

Tuesday, December 27, 2016

Rolling Stones Release ‘Blue & Lonesome’

The new record consists of 12 blues covers and is the strongest release since 1981’s ‘Tattoo You.’ Read story.

Thursday, December 22, 2016

State Street Ballet’s ‘The Nutcracker’

The sugar plum fairy received a surprise finale. Read story.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

There’s anarchy from the ukuleles at UCSB Read story.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

‘Hard Rain’ at CAW

Santa Barbara Public Theatre debuts with five protest plays. Read story.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Omar Velasco & Friends Hold Totem Benefit

The second annual Festival of Friends features Nate Salman, Sierra Reeves, and Jeremy Reineck. Read story.

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

‘Motional Blur’ Delivers Emotional Cargo

Robert Eringer’s captivating new novel moves along at a clip not unlike that of a Lincoln Town Car cruising on a long stretch of deserted interstate. Read story.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

T.C. Boyle Talks ‘The Terranauts’

The author explores the idea of harmonious coexistence in a confined space. Read story.

Thursday, December 15, 2016

Westmont Fall Dance Concert

Students, faculty, and alumni connect through dance at Porter Theatre Read story.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Christopher Newfield’s ‘Great Mistake’

UC Santa Barbara Professor’s book examines wrecked public universities and how to fix them. Read story.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

‘The Terranauts’ by T. C. Boyle

Boyle’s new novel is a beguiling take on Biosphere 2. Read story.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Mr. Little Jeans Plays SOhO

Singer gives short but sweet performance Thu., Dec. 15. Read story.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Mariachi at the Granada

Mariachi Sol de México de José Hernández and Reyna de Los Angeles performed seasonal songs Sat., Dec. 10. Read story.

Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Broadway Christmas Wonderland

The Theater League got Santa Barbarans in a festive mood with its holiday show. Read story.

Thursday, December 8, 2016
event calendar sponsored by: