Bringing Ghetto to Life

Joshua Sobol’s carnivalesque show asks big questions about the Holocaust. Read story.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Review: Looped at the New Vic

Diane Louise Salinger is brilliant as bad-girl actress Tallulah Bankhead in Ensemble Theatre Company’s latest production. Read story.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Review: Arsenic and Old Lace at SBCC’s Garvin Theatre

Wednesday’s preview performance showed great potential for this new take on the classic comedy. Read story.

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Orlando by Elements

Catch playwright Sarah Ruhl’s modern stage adaptation of Virginia Woolf’s novel at various locations July 11-27. Read story.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

Arsenic and Old Lace Comes to SBCC

The Santa Barbara City College Theatre Group will present a classic Broadway comedy this month at the Garvin Theatre. Read story.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Looped Coming to the Vic

The Matthew Lombardo comedy stars Diane Louise Salinger as Tallulah Bankhead. Read story.

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Review: Thom Pain (based on nothing) at the McDermott-Crockett & Associates Mortuary

In this shocking existentialist monologue, the boundary between performer and audience proves permeable. Read story.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Review: The Country House

Daniel Sullivan directs and Blythe Danner stars in this co-production with Manhattan Theatre Club. Read story.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Review: Camelot in Concert at the Granada Theatre

Robert Sean Leonard and Brandi Burkhardt led a stellar cast in this one-off production. Read story.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Thom Pain (based on nothing) Makes Its Santa Barbara Debut

Will Eno’s acclaimed play gets staged this weekend and next at the McDermott-Crockett & Associates Mortuary and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Camelot in Concert Comes to the Granada

This stripped-down take on the musical will feature Tony Award nominees, the Santa Barbara Symphony. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Summer Arts Preview: Theater

From existential stand-up to glorious four-part harmony, this season has it all. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Review: Manchester Girl at Center Stage Theater

Sue-Turner Cray writes, directs, and stars in this masterful one-woman show. Read story.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Sue Turner-Cray Brings Manchester Girl to Life

Center Stage Theater hosts this internationally touring one-woman show June 12-14. Read story.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Review: Collected Stories at Rubicon Theatre

Fine acting can’t save this outdated work from playwright Donald Margulies. Read story.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
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