UCSB Arts & Lectures presents beloved Star Trek icon William Shatner in the Santa Barbara premiere of his one-man Broadway show, Shatner’s World: We Just Live in It, on Friday, January 18, at 8 p.m. at the Arlington Theatre. Emmy-winning Shatner has also starred in TV shows Boston Legal, The Practice and T.J. Hooker and a Star Trek film. Having cultivated a career spanning more than 50 years as an award-winning actor, director, producer, writer, recording artist and horseman, Shatner is one of Hollywood’s most recognizable figures.
Don’t miss a thrilling voyage through his life and career, from Shakespearean stage actor to Star Trek icon Captain Kirk and beyond. Entertainment Weekly says, “Shatner is never less than charming… Shatner’s World is undeniably fun.” Stop by early for a Star Trek costume contest from 7–7:30 p.m. Sport your favorite Star Trek character for a chance to win some awesome prizes. The first 25 participants can enjoy astronaut ice cream! Grand prize is a pair of one-day general admission passes to the Grand Slam Convention: The Star Trek & Sci-Fi Summit on Saturday, February 16 in Burbank. Winners will be announced after the show.
-Grace Piro Delia