California Poet Laureate Nominations
The California Arts Council has put out a call for qualified poets to fill the state position.
Santa Barbara Zoo Hosts Two of the Australian Natives
Santa Barbara Zoo hosts two of the adorable Australian natives.
Summer Season Second Offering Is Tony Award–Winning Farce
Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike depicts middle-aged siblings Vanya and Sonia as they fuss and whine about their unrealized dreams and dreary lives while sitting in the sun room of the family farmhouse.
Stand-Up Comic Brings New and Old Material to Chumash Casino
Stand-up comic brings new and old material to the Chumash Casino.
Creative License Is Taken, Story Is Over-the-Top at Times
Plenty of creative license is taken and the story is over-the-top at times, but if you’re looking for a simple movie to watch with friends, Tag fits the bill nicely.
UCSB’s Arts & Lectures Presents Its Summer Film Series
UCSB’s Arts & Lectures presents its summer film series.
Wildlife Painter’s Ode to Nature
Wildlife painter’s ode to nature includes bears, mountain lion, and sea otters.
PCPA Presents Victor Hugo’s Time-Honored Tale
While the script itself may leave the audience wanting, the PCPA cast and crew do not.
NatureTrack and Ojai Accepting Submissions
Los Olivos’ NatureTrack and Ojai Film Festival are accepting submissions.
Forty Animal Images Selected for Show
The zoo and Wildling Museum chose more than 40 images for display out of 246 contest submissions.
Victor Hugo’s Beloved Tale Comes to the Solvang Stage
Victor Hugo’s beloved tale comes to the Solvang stage.
Kristian Bush Talks Solo Projects and Reuniting with Jennifer Nettles
Kristian Bush talks solo projects and reuniting with Jennifer Nettles.
J.D. Lewis and Clare Carey Teach Master Classes
J.D. Lewis and Clare Carey teach master classes for aspiring thespians.
Napa Valley’s Three-Day Event Offers Great Tunes, Food, and Drinks
Napa Valley’s annual three-day event offers great tunes, delicious food, and delightful drinks.
Create Floats, Costumes for Annual Celebration
Create floats and costumes for the annual celebration.
Country Music Star Offers Up Music, Laughter, and Somber Remembrance
The country music star performed an outstanding Bowl show that elicited myriad emotions from the audience, including laughter, bliss, and somber remembrance.
Out of the Mud and Ashes Project in Response to Thomas Fire and Mudslide
Out of the Mud and Ashes is the title of the project that promises to “inspire a new mythos to embrace our community.”
Pro Climber Talks El Cap’s Dawn Wall, Memoir, and Life Since
The professional climber talks about ascending El Capitan’s Dawn Wall, writing his memoir, and how his life has changed since.
Country Music Superstar Hosts 2nd Responders Benefit for Thomas Fire and Flood Recovery
Country music superstar hosts The 2nd Responders benefit for Thomas Fire and flood recovery.
New York City’s Cinematic Extravaganza of 2018
The annual New York City cinematic extravaganza offers all manner of viewing — from comedy to docs to TV to feature films.
‘Legends’ Singer on Tour for ‘Unapologetically’
‘Legends’ singer stops in Santa Barbara on tour for ‘Unapologetically.’
Alt-Rock, Folk-Electronica Trio Performed Stellar Set
Alt-rock, folk-electronica trio performed stellar set at Bowl.
Actor/Comedian Comes to Santa Barbara as Part of Carsey-Wolf Center’s Women in Comedy Series
Actor/comedian comes to Santa Barbara as part of Carsey-Wolf Center’s Women in Comedy series.
Philanthropist and CEO of Multimillion-Dollar Company Gives as Good as She Gets
The 93-year-old CEO of a multimillion-dollar airplane parts company gives as good as she gets.
Toad&Co Present Evening of Movies Dedicated to the Sea
Toad&Co present an evening of movies dedicated to the seven seas.
U.K. Trio Returns to Town on Tour for Its Latest Record
The popular postmodern, alt-folk-rock band returns to town with its latest record.
Theatre Group at SBCC Presents Pulitzer-Winning Drama
The Theatre Group at SBCC presents the Pulitzer Prize–winning drama, April 11-28.
Granada Theatre Puts Out Call for Artists to Paint Passageway
The Granada Theatre puts out a call for artists to paint passageway.
Show Was Intoxicating Evening of Music
It was an intoxicating evening of music and mutual crowd-band admiration.
Nat Geo’s Kevin Fedarko and Peter McBride Walk the Colorado River
Nat Geo’s Kevin Fedarko and Peter McBride walk the Colorado River, and live to tell about it.
Los Olivos Hosts Three-Day Celebrating of the Outdoors
Los Olivos hosts the three-day celebration of the outdoors.
Folk Rockers Stop in Santa Barbara for an Evening of Songs from their Latest Record
Folk rockers stop in Santa Barbara for an evening of songs from their latest record.
Annual Showcase Highlights Works by Area Studios
The annual showcase highlights works by area studios.
Roster Includes Features, Shorts, and Docs
This year’s roster includes features, shorts, and documentaries.
Tony Award–Winning Musical Comes to the Granada
Tony Award–winning musical comes to the Granada March 20-21.
Theatre Group at SBCC Presents Wonderful Romp
Theatre Group at SBCC presents a wonderful romp that’s well worth seeing.
From Jazz to Gospel to Woodwinds to Chamber Choir
The university’s robust music program provides numerous opportunities to hear classical music.
Puppeteer Peter Linz Talks Animating the Beloved Characters
Puppeteer Peter Linz talks animating the beloved characters.
People Filled The Arlington Theatre to See This Year’s Finale
It was an excitement-fueled night as folks packed into The Arlington Theatre to cheer for — and vote on — this year’s winner.
Young Crooners Vie for Singing Championship
The annual singing competition has 10 crooners vie for the championship title during a one-night vocal spectacular.
High-Altitude Explorations Are the Subject of Cinematic Lineup
High-altitude explorations are the subject of this cinematic lineup.
‘Secret Ingredient,’ ‘Skid Row Marathon,’ and ‘The Last Suit’ Screen at the Riviera
Award-winning films ‘Secret Ingredient,’ ‘Skid Row Marathon,’ and ‘The Last Suit’ screen at the Riviera Friday-Sunday, February 16-18.
Six Area Artists Capture the Waterway from Origin to Outlet
Six area artists use the gouache style to capture the 92-mile waterway from origin to outlet.
Tony Award–Winning Musical Inspires with Song and Success Story
Tony Award–winning musical inspires with catchy songs and a success story.
Festival Heads into Last, Long Weekend
Heading into the last, long weekend of events, there is still plenty to do and see.
Films from the Sidebar Are Consistently Among the Best
Films from the sidebar are consistently among the best.
Documentary Offers a Peek into What People are Doing to Protect Their Home
Documentary offers a peek into what people are doing to protect their environment and preserve the landscape.
Northern Neighbor Offers Relaxation and Adventure
Central Coast town offers great food, luxury accommodations, and outdoor activities.
Submit Snaps of Your Favorite Animal
Submit snaps of your favorite zoo animal for a chance to win prizes and be in an exhibit.
Emilio Estevez’s David-vs.-Goliath Movie Calls Out National Homeless Epidemic
Emilio Estevez’s David-versus-Goliath movie calls out national homeless epidemic.