The Granada’s Green Day

Santa Barbaran Sean Garner and Nashville native Casey O’Farrell share their thoughts on performing in the Green Day show. Read story.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Review: The Arabian Nights at UCSB’s Performing Arts Theatre

This new production of The Arabian Nights emphasizes lesser-known tales. Read story.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Ensemble Theatre Company Tackles Rothko in Red

John Logan’s award-winning play about the artist plays through June 1 at the New Vic. Read story.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Review: Time Stands Still at Center Stage Theater

The Producing Unit views love and healing through a war-shattered lens. Read story.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Review: Rodney King at UCSB’s MultiCultural Center Theater

The UCSB Multicultural Center presented an extraordinary solo performance about the life of Rodney King on Thursday, May 1. Read story.

Monday, May 5, 2014

Wrapping up the First Independent High School Musical Theater Awards

On Monday night, 13 talented high school performers gathered at the New Vic to compete. Read story.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Review: When the Lights Go Out at Carr Winery

Kerrilee Kaski brought an edgy sensibility and a top-notch cast to this new revue of dance and more. Read story.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Review: Opera Santa Barbara’s The Consul and SBCC’s Ground

Borders, papers, and identity feature strong in weekend openings for The Theatre Group at SBCC and Opera Santa Barbara. Read story.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Les Misérables Opens at San Marcos High

Students will perform a fully (revolving) staged version of one of the world’s best-known musicals May 1-10. Read story.

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Opera Santa Barbara Resurrects The Consul

The Cold War gets set to music this weekend at the Granada Theatre. Read story.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Mary Poppins Lands at Dos Pueblos High

Dos Pueblos is one of only six schools nationwide chosen by Disney to pilot the new Mary Poppins musical. Read story.

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Marjorie Luke Theatre Turns 10

The “people’s theater” is throwing a Beatles bash on Saturday, April 26. Read story.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Ghost of a Chance at Circle Bar B Dinner Theatre

Circle Bar B fired up the grill and opened the 2014 season with an affecting comedy about an engaged couple and the ghost who comes between them. Read story.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Review: RENT at the Santa Barbara Art Foundry

Multiple factors make this a show that is not to be missed. Read story.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Review: Bonnie and Clyde: The Musical

This new musical explores the intersection of bloodshed and the American dream in 1930s Texas. Read story.

Friday, April 11, 2014
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