Archive for the ‘To Do’ Category

  • Orchid Show Gala & Grand Prize Raffle

    Mar 8, 13 • A Day Away, Datebook

    March 9, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Orchid Show Gala & Grand Prize Raffle Enjoy the gorgeous floral displays of the Internal Orchid show, along with live music and a silent auction! This year’s gala theme is “Natives in Bloom,” which highlights the beautiful...

  • Natives in Bloom

    Mar 8, 13 • A Day Away, Datebook, Explore SB, Music

    March 9, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Natives in Bloom Become one with nature and support a great organization at Santa Barbara Botanic Garden’s 100th annual Orchid Show Gala. This evening is sure to bloom with live music, yummy hors d’oeuvres and an opportunity to...

  • Santa Barbara Youth Symphony Collaborative Concert

    Mar 8, 13 • A Day Away, Datebook, Music

    March 9, 4 p.m. Santa Barbara Youth Symphony Collaborative Concert For the first time, youths of all ages and skill levels  join together with their peers and teachers in a concert at First Presbyterian Church. Through this event, the music community...

  • The Formal Winter Quarter Concert

    Mar 8, 13 • A Day Away, Datebook, Music

    March 9, 8 p.m. The Formal Winter Quarter Concert UCSB’s Middle East Ensemble performs at Lotte Lehman Concert Hall. Call 805/893-7194 to reserve your ticket...

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Mar 8, 13 • A Day Away, Dance, Datebook, Music

    March 9–10, Sat. 7:30 p.m. & Sun. 2 p.m. Beauty and the Beast Emmy –award-winning choreographer Robert Sund brings the classic tale of love and magic to State Street Ballet. Tchaikovsky’s riveting score combine with lavish sets, masks and costumes...

  • Present Laughter

    Mar 7, 13 • A Day Away, Datebook, To Do

    March 8–23 Present Laughter Noël Coward’s delightful comedy shows handsome yet self-absorbed Garry Essendine’s apartment being invaded by a love-struck ingénue, an adulterous producer and a married seductress, not to mention his wife and a young...

  • Wild for Watercolors

    Mar 7, 13 • Datebook

    March 8-April 12, Wild for Watercolors TGIF with Santa Barbara Botanic Garden—watercolor classes begin! JoAnn McGeever Metzger teaches the basics and beauty of working with watercolor; amateurs and experienced painters invited!...

  • Yo Gabba Gabba Live: Get the Sillies Out!

    Mar 7, 13 • Datebook

    March 8, 3 p.m. & 6 p.m. Yo Gabba Gabba Live: Get the Sillies Out! The beloved Nick Jr. television show comes to the Arlington stage, offering a chance to “get out your sillies.”...

  • Does Mali Matter? What’s at Stake in the Ongoing Sahel Crisis

    Mar 7, 13 • Datebook, To Do

    March 8, 2 p.m. Does Mali Matter? What’s at Stake in the Ongoing Sahel Crisis Bruce Whitehouse, professor of Anthropology at Lehigh University, discusses how the country of Mali, in Africa’s western Sahel region, experienced an army coup. Just last year,...

  • Compagnie Marie Chouinard

    Mar 7, 13 • Dance, Datebook, To Do

    March 8, 8 p.m. Compagnie Marie Chouinard Montreal artist Marie Chouinard’s pioneering award-winning choreography explores the poetics of the body in immediate and ever-surprising ways, creating sensuous imagery that commands attention. Compagnie Marie...