Arts Life

Santa Barbara Christmas Revels Celebrate Early California

Annual holiday show tells of the 1836 De la Guerra wedding. Read story.

Thursday, December 14, 2017

Teen Star Finalists 2018 Announced

Ten young Santa Barbarans are chosen for the eighth annual competition taking place on February 24. Read story.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Blind Boys of Alabama’s Gospel at Campbell Hall

UC Santa Barbara holiday show offers joy in difficult times. Read story.

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Santa Barbara Conservancy Publishes Coloring Book

‘Coloring Santa Barbara’ features 31 pages of landmarks to color for all ages. Read story.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

UCSB Math Grad Student Wins Dance Your PhD Competition

Nancy Scherich brings together her two favorite disciplines: art and math. Read story.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

SBIFF 2018 Virtuosos Honorees Announced

Lineup includes Gal Gadot, Timothée Chalamet, Kumail Nanjiani, and John Boyega Read story.

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Fighting Addiction, Pushing Prison Reform

Ryan Leone tries turning around life of crime and drug problems with Lobero fundraiser. Read story.

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Brad Nack’s 20th Anniversary Reindeer Show Opens December 8

Check out one of Santa Barbara’s best and most eclectic holiday traditions. Read story.

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Art Without Limits Turns Eight

Julie McLeod’s mentorship program is still going strong. Read story.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

An Irish Christmas at the Granada

A night of traditional dancing and music from the Emerald Isle. Read story.

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

‘Jersey Boys’ at The Granada

Theater League’s Broadway in S.B. presents the rags-to-riches story of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons. Read story.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Davey’s Voice Film Festival

Entries wanted for the nonprofit’s inaugural fundraising event taking place January 2018. Read story.

Monday, November 20, 2017

Nate Streeper’s ‘Murder on the Orion Express’

Braille librarian publishes a futuristic murder mystery solved by a deadbeat detective from a backwater planet. Read story.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Willem Dafoe to Be Honored at 2018’s Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Actor to receive Cinema Vanguard Award on Thursday, February 1, 2018. Read story.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Tom Sims Documentary

‘Pure Juice’ Tells Story of Skate and Snowboard Pioneer Read story.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
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