Review: Camelot in Concert at the Granada Theatre

Robert Sean Leonard and Brandi Burkhardt led a stellar cast in this one-off production. Read story.

Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Thom Pain (based on nothing) Makes Its Santa Barbara Debut

Will Eno’s acclaimed play gets staged this weekend and next at the McDermott-Crockett & Associates Mortuary and the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Camelot in Concert Comes to the Granada

This stripped-down take on the musical will feature Tony Award nominees, the Santa Barbara Symphony. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Summer Arts Preview: Theater

From existential stand-up to glorious four-part harmony, this season has it all. Read story.

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Review: Manchester Girl at Center Stage Theater

Sue-Turner Cray writes, directs, and stars in this masterful one-woman show. Read story.

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Sue Turner-Cray Brings Manchester Girl to Life

Center Stage Theater hosts this internationally touring one-woman show June 12-14. Read story.

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Review: Collected Stories at Rubicon Theatre

Fine acting can’t save this outdated work from playwright Donald Margulies. Read story.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Review: Murder by the Book at Circle Bar B Dinner Theatre

Circle Bar B shows that the best wild card to write into a crime mystery is the mystery writer himself. Read story.

Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Review: Death of the Author

Orson Bean performs as star turn as the department chair in this play about deconstruction and its consequences. Read story.

Friday, May 30, 2014

Review: Equivocation at UCSB

In Equivocation, Shakespeare nearly gets burned by the Gunpowder Plot. Read story.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

The 22nd Independent Theater Awards

The Independent bestowed 22 awards in the 22nd edition of the Indys. Read story.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

UCSB Theater Does Equivocation

Irwin Appel directs Bill Cain’s play. The show opens at Hatlen Theater on Friday, May 23. Read story.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Review: Red at the New Vic

In this Tony Award–winning drama, two painters square off in a struggle over the future of art. Read story.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

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
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