UCSB Arts & Lectures presents their 2017-2018 season of exceptional cultural and artistic events, featuring fascinating talks and command performances by some of the world’s most accomplished performing artists. Single tickets are now available for an eclectic mix of events, with more than 65 awe-inspiring programs to choose from, plus many more added throughout the season. This lineup includes something for everyone!
The season kicks off with a bang on September 27 with a concert by the powerhouse Mexican-American singer-songwriter, Lila Downs. Following opening night’s celebration, the season promises an unparalleled lineup of high-profile events. This includes the superlative talent of charismatic pianist, Lang Lang, performing Bach’s monument Goldberg Variations with astounding technique. Guests should also look forward to a one-of-a-kind collaboration between comic genius, Bill Murray, and distinguished cellist Jan Vogler & Friends, as they make their Southern California debut in a spirited evening of music and literature.
Among the renowned speakers and performers featured this season are former Vice President Joe Biden, the illustrious Israel Philharmonic Orchestra with conductor Zubin Mehta, The Daily Show host Trevor Noah, Grammy award winner mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato, and the acclaimed Mark Morris Dance Group’s, Pepperland.
To order tickets, call the UCSB Arts & Lectures box office at 805/893-3535 or purchase online here.