Dance Troupe Performs Dazzling Works
Dance troupe performs dazzling catalog of work as versatile as the dancers themselves.
Audiences Can Take in a Variety of Genres and Approaches
Celebration of “art in motion” offers dance audiences the opportunity to take in a variety of genres and approaches.
SBIFF Makes Most of Encounters Between Audience and Storyteller
SBIFF strives to make the most of synergetic encounters between audience and storyteller.
Montreal Company Blends Acrobatics, Dance, and Aerial
Montreal company blends acrobatics, dance, and ground and aerial acts.
Hollywood’s Talented Females Behind and in Front of Camera
A chat with some of Hollywood’s most talented female professionals behind and in front of the camera.
SBIFF Has Record Number of Female Filmmakers in This Year’s Festival
SBIFF increases number of female filmmakers in this year’s festival.
Presentation Surveys Relationships and Communication
Presentation surveys relationships and communication through a fresh and fertile lens.
Former N.Y.C. Ballet Principal Dancer’s Message of Diversity
The former New York City Ballet principal dancer brings her message of diversity to university.
Dancers Sliced Their Way Around Interactive Virtual World
The stage was framed with lights, lasers, and digital projections as 11 dancers sliced their way around an interactive virtual world.
Day in the Life of Artisan Baker Amber Vander Vliet, Owner of Enjoy Cupcakes
A day in the life of artisan baker Amber Vander Vliet, owner of Enjoy Cupcakes.
Brendan Smith and Rachel Greenspan Open New Hangout on Coast Village Road
Brendan Smith and Rachel Greenspan open new hangout on Coast Village Road.
French Dance Troupe Presented Dazzling ‘Borderline’
French dance troupe presented a dazzling ‘Borderline.’
Santa Barbara Boutique Owners Buy Up Their Spring Collections
Santa Barbara boutique owners pick their spring collections.
UCSB’s Arts and Lectures Presents Company Wang Ramirez and Compagnie Käfig
UCSB’s Arts and Lectures presents Company Wang Ramirez and Compagnie Käfig.
Carrie Diamond Creates a Sanctuary for Dancers
Carrie Diamond creates a sanctuary for dancers.
Maestro Adds Dancers Lil Buck, Jared Grimes, and Myles Yachts to Musical Mix
Legendary maestro adds dancers Lil Buck, Jared Grimes, and Myles Yachts to the musical mix.
Area Dance Presenters Trade In Mystique for Insight
Two area dance presenters trade in mystique for insight.
All Resident Artists Return for 10th Anniversary
All resident artists return for the program’s 10th anniversary.
Slate Included Numerous Documentaries About the Rarified World of High Fashion
This year’s slate included numerous documentaries about the rarified world of high fashion.
Acclaimed Choreographer Celebrates 50 Years of ‘Sgt. Pepper’
Acclaimed choreographer celebrates 50 years of ‘Sgt. Pepper.’
Tribeca Slate Speaks to the Transformative Effects of Music
Several films on the Tribeca slate speak to the transformative effects of music and its role in shaping the lives of a rich and absorbing set of characters.
Multimedia Art Installation Projected onto Curves of County Courthouse
This multimedia art installation will be projected onto the curves of the Santa Barbara County Courthouse.
The Story Behind and Where to Find This Meal Within a Meal
The story behind and where to find this meal within a meal
Choreographers, Dancers Flesh Out Narratives About Human Experience
Regional and international choreographers and dancers joined forces with area talent to flesh out narratives about the human experience.
Balinese Dance and Music Ensemble Lights Up UCSB’s Campbell Hall
One of the island’s most revered ensembles lit up Campbell Hall with an entrancing program.
Annual Festival Offers Four Days of Performances
Annual dance festival offers performances in a well-rounded palette of methods and approaches.
Sino West Celebrates the Year of the Dog
Sino West celebrates the Year of the Dog with dancing and storytelling.
Montreal-Based Troupe Brings Contemporary Circus to Granada
The Montreal-based troupe brought their contemporary take on circus acrobatics and theater to the Granada.
French Troupe Unveiled Its Flavor of Hip-Hop in Unrelenting, Heart-Pumping Wave
French dance troupe unveiled its particular flavor of hip-hop in one unrelenting, heart-pumping wave.
Tribute to Hollywood’s Unsung Heroes
Evening was a tribute to the production designers, make-up artists, musical composers, costume designers, and sound editors who quite literally bring a film to life.
Two Dance Companies Pay Homage to the American Dream
UCSB Arts & Lectures presents two dance companies that pay homage to the American Dream.
Show Blends Acrobatic Arts and ‘Commedia dell’arte’
Show paints an evolutionary tale of shape-shifting worlds that blend acrobatic arts and ‘commedia dell’arte’ with the modern prowess of contemporary dance.
Performances Drove Home Arts’ Healing Properties
The five evening performances drove home the notion that the arts offer healing properties.
Four Female Choreographers Contribute to Program
Four female choreographers have been commissioned, all having carved out a reputation for unapologetic grit and grace within the world of contemporary dance.
Famed Choreographer Takes Up Residency at UCSB
Famed choreographer takes up residency at UCSB.
Company Opens with ‘Through the Looking Glass’
Company opens with ‘Through the Looking Glass.’
Tracy Kofford Presents Expertly Curated Dance Program
An expertly curated dance program highlighting disciplines from ballet to contemporary dance
Santa Barbara’s Mexican Bakeries Offer Día de los Muertos Specialties
Santa Barbara’s Mexican bakeries offer Día de Los Muertos specialties.
How Santa Barbara Chefs Are Elevating Vegetable-First Cuisine
How Santa Barbara chefs are elevating vegetable-first cuisine.
Nebula Dance Kicks Off 2017 Season
Nebula Dance Lab kicks off its 2017 season with an homage to ‘Alice in Wonderland.’
San Francisco Company Pairs Movement with Andy Goldsworthy Art
San Francisco company pairs contemporary choreography with Andy Goldsworthy art.
Company Performed New and Restaged Works
Poignant showing of both new and restaged works.
Santa Barbara Choreographer Showcases New Slate of Works at Center Stage Theater
The Santa Barbara choreographer will showcase her new slate of works at Center Stage Theater.
Four-Day Event Offers Kaleidoscope of Cultural Offerings
Four-day event aims to expose audiences and participants to a kaleidoscope of cultural offerings.
Chicago-Based Company Offers Rich Tapestry of Choreographic Expressions
Chicago-based company offers a rich tapestry of choreographic expressions.
Featuring a Galette, Plum Tart, Peach Pie, and Apricot Croissant
Santa Barbara pastry shops feature a galette, plum tart, peach pie, and apricot croissant.
Workshops Blend Classic Tango with Contemporary Dance
Workshops offer a collaborative residency that blends classic tango with contemporary dance.
Vibrant Performance at Lobero Theatre
The company gave a vibrant performance at the Lobero Theatre.
NOW/EVER/MORE’ Reflects on the Challenges and Beauty of Being Human
Guest choreographers, a historic reprisal, and two works by Christopher Pilafian reflect on the challenges and beauties of this grand collaborative project: being human.
‘Collective’ Presented a Powerhouse Program
‘Collective’ presented a powerhouse program that underscored the dancers’ palpable hunger for expansion.