2008 Summer Arts Guide

Though bold, beautiful, and brilliant, the Solstice Parade is not the end-all to Santa Barbara’s summer season of arts. It’s only the beginning, and on the following pages, you can plan the rest of your summer’s music, theater, dance, and film schedule thanks to our Summer Arts Guide. So read on, and make Solstice the spark to your blaze of summertime treats.

• Hot Fun in the Summer Solstice Workshop by D.J. Palladino
• Visual Arts by Colin Marshall
• Pop & Rock by Aly Comingore
• Classical by Charles Donelan
• Jazz by Josef Woodard
• Dance by Justine Sutton
• Books & Lectures by Elena Gray-Blanc
• Theater by Charles Donelan
• Film by D.J. Pallidino

To submit a comment on this article, email or visit our Facebook page. To submit information to a reporter, email

Be succinct, constructive, and relevant to the story. Leaving a comment means you agree to our Discussion Guidelines. We like civilized discourse. We don't like spam, lying, profanity, harassment or personal attacks.

comments powered by Disqus
event calendar sponsored by:

Hundreds Protest Trump’s Family Separation Policy

Another demonstration is planned for June 30 in De La Guerra Plaza.

Goleta Mayor and Council Salaries to Go to the Ballot

Voters asked to consider higher salaries to bring greater diversity to city government.

New Libertarian Group Seeks Major Redistricting Shakeup

Reason in Government is seeking to create an independent committee.

S.B. Attorney Gets Convicted Killer Off Death Row

Robert Lewis Jr. was deemed too intellectually disabled.

Public Trashes Hollister Ranch Deal

The California Coastal Conservancy received over 600 angry letters.