Archive for the ‘Datebook’ Category

  • Family 1st Thursdays

    Apr 3, 13 • A Day Away, Datebook, Recreation

    April 4, 5:30 p.m.–7:30 p.m. Family 1st Thursdays Head to Santa Barbara Museum of Art every 1st Thursday for a hands-on art experience. The museum’s teaching artists create exhibition-inspired art projects and fun for all ages. Also on May ...

  • The Year of Magical Thinking

    Apr 3, 13 • Datebook, To Do

    April 4–21, The Year of Magical Thinking A hauntingly beautiful memoir about love and loss comes to life by award-winning author Joan Didion on the stage. Linda Purl performs in this one-woman show sure to bring tears and laughs from all...

  • The Moth Mainstage

    Apr 3, 13 • Datebook, To Do

    April 4, 8 p.m. The Moth Mainstage “Brilliant” and “quietly addictive,” The Moth, New York’s hottest literary phenomenon, is an acclaimed nonprofit organization dedicated to the art of storytelling (The Guardian). The Moth Mainstage features...

  • Help Wishes Take Flight

    Apr 3, 13 • Datebook, Nonprofits, Web Exclusives

    Give them an inch, and they’ll take a mile…literally. Acts of Kindness Club at River Oaks Academy Charter School has partnered with Make-A-Wish Foundation through the Wishes in Flight Airline Miles Campaign, an effort to collect up to a million miles in...

  • “The Royal Family of the Guitar” Graces the Lobero with Fine Finesse

    Apr 3, 13 • Datebook, Music

    Out of a land of royalty and knighthood, one family emerges to rewrite the meaning of classical guitar-ism—the Romeros. On April 14, come to Lobero Theater at 3 p.m. with a mind erased of those visions of medieval thrones and crowns as  “The Royal...

  • No Fools Here: April’s 1st Thursday

    Apr 2, 13 • Datebook, Galleries, Music, To Do, Web Exclusives

    As the jokes of Monday fade into the background, with only a distant chuckle as our remembrance of their once0-hilarity, April’s 1st Thursday arrives to fill our fun-void with art, music, food and culture. From 5–8 p.m., downtown Santa Barbara will be...

  • Kid Flix Mix Back By Popular Demand

    Apr 2, 13 • Datebook, Web Exclusives

    As if the Easter Bunny, chocolate eggs and peeps weren’t enough fun for your kids (or you) last weekend, come check out the New York International Children’s Film Festival’s Kid Flix Mix hosted by UCSB Arts & Lectures at Campbell Hall on April 6...

  • Stimulate Your Mind at CAF: “Things That Turn Your Brains To Mush”

    Apr 2, 13 • Datebook, Galleries, To Do, Web Exclusives

    It began with morning cartoons and a bowl of sugary cereal. It persisted with the weekly ritual of gathering around the television for a consistent dose of fan-fiction, and it continues with the nightly news after a long day of work. What am I talking about?...

  • Bobby McFerrin, Spirit You All

    Apr 1, 13 • A Day Away, Datebook, Music

    April 2, 8 p.m. Bobby McFerrin, Spirit You All A matchless vocal improviser with breathtaking vocal range, 10-time Grammy winner Bobby McFerrin returns with his latest project, Spirit You All, influenced by the spirituals his father (opera singer Robert...

  • Come Sing “Baby Beluga” with Raffi!

    Apr 1, 13 • Datebook, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Raffi is coming to town! Tell your kids, and they’ll start singing “Baby Beluga.” Raffi, the famous, well-loved Canadian children’s entertainer, will be singing in Santa Barbara at 1 p.m. on April 7  at the Arlington Theatre. Raffi...