The Santa Barbara Questionnaire
As head of the film festival for the past decade, Roger Durling encounters many of Santa Barbara's familiar faces every day. In this series of short, insightful interviews, which will run on Independent.com every Monday morning, he introduces us to some of the more interesting people who live and/or work in our fair town, showing off the personal side of newsmakers, politicians, artists, and many other proud Santa Barbarians.
In step with the visionary leader of DANCEWorks Santa Barbara. Read story.
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Staying cool, calm, and collected with the Santa Barbara Club’s events guru. Read story.
Monday, January 19, 2015
On art, Christopher Walken, and cursing with the co-owner of Fuzion. Read story.
Monday, January 12, 2015
A New Year’s chat with the marketing exec-turned-Funk Zone restaurateur. Read story.
Monday, January 5, 2015
Talking tenacity with the leader of Santa Barbara’s new children’s museum. Read story.
Monday, December 29, 2014
Loving volleyball and literature with the popular San Marcos High teacher and coach. Read story.
Monday, December 22, 2014
Talking with the author and force of nature who’s taking on Stage IV cancer with grace. Read story.
Monday, December 15, 2014
Talking life with Santa Barbara’s promoter of plein air artists. Read story.
Monday, December 8, 2014
Talking downtown Santa Barbara with the owner of Distinctive Framing N Art. Read story.
Monday, December 1, 2014
Checking in with the nicest car salesman you’ll ever meet. Read story.
Monday, November 24, 2014
Talking bouquets and smiles with the coordinator of Flower Empower. Read story.
Monday, November 17, 2014
Talking grandmotherhood and marathons With the President of Montecito Bank &Trust. Read story.
Monday, November 10, 2014
Capturing good vibes with the digital services manager at Samy’s Camera. Read story.
Monday, November 3, 2014
Talking needles, dogs, Lakers, and more with the captain of Metro Entertainment. Read story.
Monday, October 27, 2014
Talking style and life with the owner of Summerlands’ Botanik. Read story.