Arts Life

Go See: When the Lights Go Out

Santa Barbara artists Kerrilee Kaski and Jen Smithwick collaborate with L.A.’s Zen Arts troupe on an intimate, immersive theatrical experience. Read story.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Talking Trap with A$AP Ferg

A$AP Mob’s trap lord talks clothing lines, lifestyle brands, and the resurgence in New York’s hip-hop scene. Read story.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Circle Bar B Dinner Theatre Is Haunted

Director Brian Harwell talks ghosts, farce, and Ty Cobb. Read story.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The Assad Family Reads from a Brazilian Songbook

Sérgio and Odair Assad brings the family to UCSB’s Campell Hall on April 9. Read story.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

On the Run with Bonnie & Clyde

Out of the Box Theatre brings the musical to Center Stage Theater April 3-13. Read story.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

DANCEworks 2014 Kicks Off

New York-based Mark Dendy Projects begins a month-long residency at the Lobero Theatre, giving community members a chance to get in on the action. Read story.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Lit Moon Revisits Hamlet

Fresh off a Kennedy Center Award, John Blondell brings Hamlet home to Center Stage Theater. Read story.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Girls Rock Pushes the Limits

The Santa Barbara-based nonprofit music school hosts a night of fun at the Marjorie Luke Theatre. Read story.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Kenny Rogers Heads to Chumash Casino

One of country music’s greatest crossovers comes to Santa Ynez on March 20. Read story.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

West Side Story Comes to the Granada

The classic musical will be in town for two nights, Tuesday and Wednesday, March 18 and 19. Read story.

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Larry Mills’s Sadly Beautiful Photos

I’m over here… casts a spell through images of aesthetic deprivation. Read story.

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Yo-Yo Ma and Kathryn Stott’s 30-Year Tango

The cellist joins forces with the pianist at the Granada Theatre on March 13. Read story.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

NECTAR and the Art of Healing

The quarterly arts salon returns on March 8, this time on the theme of healing; proceeds go to Santa Barbara Street Medicine. Read story.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Getting to Know The Caverns

These three young Dos Pueblos High School friends are playing the classics. Read story.

Thursday, February 27, 2014

New Home for Dance

Santa Barbara Dance Arts opens its doors at 531 East Cota. Read story.

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
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