Ensemble Theatre Offers Up ‘Cookin’ at the Cookery’

Musical celebrates the resilient career of singer Alberta Hunter. Read story.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

Shakespeare & Me Reaches Out to Public Schools

UCSB Students Bring College-Level Acting to 3rd-12th Graders Read story.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018

‘Cabaret’ Is a Well-Crafted Presentation

UCSB delivers a provocative vision of entertainment in times of decay. Read story.

Friday, June 1, 2018

Kilroy Was Here

Changing the Landscape of the American Theater… Forever Read story.

Thursday, May 31, 2018

War, George Clinton to Invade the Santa Barbara Bowl

Funk pioneers celebrate Memorial Day weekend. Read story.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Audra McDonald’s Sublime Offerings

The singer skillfully weaved a musical mosaic, spotlighting the work of young musical theater artists. Read story.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Life Is a ‘Cabaret’

UCSB’s Theater and Dance Department presents the iconic musical. Read story.

Monday, May 21, 2018

‘Les Miserables’ at the Lobero

Santa Barbara Youth Ensemble Theatre Presents ‘Les Mis.’ Read story.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Jane Anderson Revises Her 1990 Play ‘The Baby Dance’ to Disappointing Results

Director Jenny Sullivan’s production features several strong performances, but even good acting can only take us so far. Read story.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Audra McDonald Comes to the Granada

Celebrated chanteuse will sing show tunes and music from the silver screen at her Santa Barbara appearance. Read story.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

‘Love, Loss, and What I Wore’ at the Lobero

An All-Star Cast Performs to Benefit Antioch’s Scholarship Fund Read story.

Thursday, May 3, 2018

George Christie’s ‘Outlaw’

Former Hells Angel Does Solo Show Read story.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

‘The Baby Dance: Mixed’

Jane Anderson’s 1990s adoption drama updated Read story.

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

‘Into the Woods’ at San Marcos High

Theater students take on Sondheim’s fairy-tale musical. Read story.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

The 42nd Humana Festival of New American Plays

A year of redemption where ‘empathy is a bird’ Read story.

Friday, April 20, 2018
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