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.
Talking creativity, family, and happiness with Santa Barbara's premier event producer. Read story.
Monday, March 10, 2014
The force behind the Santa Barbara County Arts Commission talks art and life. Read story.
Monday, March 3, 2014
Checking in with the Fund for Santa Barbara's top dog. Read story.
Monday, February 24, 2014
Lifting mental knowledge with the owner of Santa Barbara Strength. Read story.
Monday, February 17, 2014
Listening to the hair stylist whose smile can light up Santa Barbara. Read story.
Monday, February 10, 2014
The landscape artist discusses his craft and life. Read story.
Monday, February 3, 2014
Listening to one of State Street's dedicated officers. Read story.
Monday, January 27, 2014
It's all good with the head of the Hutton Parker Foundation. Read story.
Monday, January 20, 2014
Listening to a stalwart supporter of so many causes. Read story.
Monday, January 13, 2014
The leader of the Lobero talks about Bo Diddley, fear of failure, and friends with boats. Read story.
Monday, January 6, 2014
Quizzing “Madame Mayor” on her work, life, memories, and more. Read story.
Monday, December 30, 2013
Learning about the holidays and life with The Accidental Santa, a.k.a The Restaurant Guy. Read story.
Monday, December 23, 2013
Travel tips and straight talk from the president of Visit Santa Barbara. Read story.
Monday, December 16, 2013
Talking food and life with Santa Barbara’s friendliest restaurant mastermind. Read story.
Monday, December 9, 2013
Learning about the life of Santa Barbara’s pistachio queen. Read story.