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Arts & Entertainment Reviews

‘Creed’ is Daring and Flashy

The latest ‘Rocky’ installment is a fine bookend to the original movie. Read story.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Peter Halley at SBMA

The art museum presents the vibrant ‘Geometry of the Absurd: Recent Paintings by Peter Halley.’ Read story.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

‘In the Heart of the Sea’ Is a Soft Retelling

Ron Howard’s new film is a straightforward telling of a whale tragedy. Read story.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

‘Legend’ Doesn’t Live Up to Title

Tom Hardy and the rest of the stunning cast can’t hold the film together. Read story.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Pink Martini Concert is a Musical Passport

Little orchestra returns to the Arlington. Read story.

Monday, December 14, 2015

The Broad Museum

The New Broad Museum is a monument to old Los Angeles Read story.

Monday, December 14, 2015

‘Krampus’ a Solid Jolt of Holiday Humor and Horror

Expect mild scares and laughs in Christmas monster movie. Read story.

Thursday, December 10, 2015

‘Women in Jeopardy!’

Enjoy big laughs and banana cake at Ensemble. Read story.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

‘Brooklyn’

‘Brooklyn’ is a strong woman’s film, but it’s also a glowing testament to America’s meaning. Read story.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

UCSB’s Theater and Dance’s Fall Concert

Students’ creative visions come to life onstage in ‘Meraki: Soul, Creativity, Love.’ Read story.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015

‘Trumbo’ Falls Short

The film is better than a Schoolhouse Rock history but in need of a more artful screenwriter. Read story.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Cuyama Mama & The Hot Flashes Keep It Fresh

Dec. 5 Cold Spring Tavern show demonstrates verve and versatility Read story.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Kronos Quartet

UCSB Arts and Lectures presented Kronos on Thursday, November 19 Read story.

Friday, December 4, 2015

Orpheus Chamber Orchestra at the Granada

Augustin Hadelich performed with Orpheus on Monday, November 30 Read story.

Friday, December 4, 2015

‘Spotlight’ Gives the Inside Scoop on Good Reporting

Film tells how the ‘Boston Globe’ uncovered sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. Read story.

Thursday, December 3, 2015
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