Archive for the ‘To Do’ Category

  • 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...

  • IMPROVABILITY’s “Nice and Naughty Shows”

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

    March 8, 8 p.m. IMPROVABILITY’s “Nice and Naughty Shows” I.V. LIVE presents IMPROVABILITY, UCSB’s premiere Improv troupe! Don’t miss “Nice and Naughty Shows” this evening!...

  • 68th Santa Barbara International Orchid Show

    Mar 7, 13 • Datebook, Galleries

    March 8–10, 9 a.m.–5 p.m. 68th Santa Barbara International Orchid Show With bright blooms around every corner and several workshops for growing your own flowers, Santa Barbara International Orchid Show has something for everyone. Marvel at garden...

  • Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Back By Popular Demand

    Mar 7, 13 • Music, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Jazz up your Sunday night! Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis will be playing at the Granada Theatre on March 10 at 7 p.m. as UCSB Arts & Lectures concludes its two-week Winter Festival...

  • Botanic Garden Hosts Bloomin Orchid Show Gala

    Mar 6, 13 • Datebook, Web Exclusives

    Besides being my mom’s all-time favorite flower, orchids also signal the arrival of spring—and it’s almost here! To celebrate the lovely orchid, as well as the amazing beauty of the California landscape, the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden presents...