Articles From : Lobero Theatre
Guitar virtuoso Robben Ford’s latest album, Into The Sun, debuted at #2 on The Blues Charts and shines a bright light on his artful, contemporary songwriting and stunning playing. The five time Grammy nominee describes the 11 song set as “one of the top recordings I’ve ever done” and Guitar Player Magazine claims it “explores the breadth of Ford’s sophisticated, visionary writing and playing, creating a new chapter in his brilliant musical history.” Robben has recorded more than 35 albums under his own name and with various bands.
The John Doe Folk Trio?!? What the?!? The John Doe of the punk band X? And The John Doe Rock-n-Roll Band? And The Knitters? Yes, yes and yes. The John Doe Folk Trio concentrates on Doe songs. Imagine a solo acoustic show but with a little more oomph! They will perform fan favorites from John’s solo records, X songs & and a few Knitters too, only FOLK style. Come witness this great night for yourself!
America’s longest-running magic revue returns to the Lobero to dazzle audiences with an all-new lineup of top illusionists direct from exotic showrooms and Hollywood’s famous Magic Castle. This one-of-a-kind magic show that has been delighting comedy and magic fans in Santa Barbara for more 20 years at the Lobero Theatre.
“The liveliest lineup of magic acts this side of Las Vegas!” – The Los Angeles Times
Lobero Live presents
$80 - VIP
$39 - Section A
$33 - Section B
$20 - Children 12 & under
“The road continues to beckon and the kids, with kids of their own, are hearing the call of their own thoughts. Onward!” ~ ARLO
Arlo Guthrie has been known to generations as a prolific songwriter, social commentator, master storyteller, actor and activist. In celebration of the 50th anniversaries of the film Alice’s Restaurant, Woodstock, and 50 years of Flower Power, Arlo Guthrie is bringing a multi-media experience to life, along with a few friends–Sarah Lee Guthrie, Abe Guthrie, Terry A La Berry, and Steve and Carol Ide.$105 - VIP
SBCC Music Live presents a Benefit Concert featuring Michael McDonald on Wednesday, October 10. This concert, benefiting the SBCC Music Scholarship Fund, displays the amazing talent of SBCC Music students and faculty. The award-winning Lunch Break Jazz Band directed by Jim Mooy will present an exciting set of contemporary Big Band Jazz. The New World Jazz Ensemble directed by Tony Ybarra will accompany Michael McDonald in a tribute to Steely Dan’s classic album Aja along with other songs from his illustrious career.
Anthony Jeselnik is a comedy industry veteran wowing audiences for over 15 years including Chris Rock’s Total Blackout tour and his own show on Comedy Central which ran for two seasons. He went on to write and appear for several Comedy Central Roasts and a critically acclaimed Netflix special Thoughts And Prayers. Tickets on sale Friday, July 20 at 10am!
Artist pre-sale begins on Tuesday, July 17 @ 10am - Thursday, July 19 at 10pm.
Live Nation pre-sale begins on Wednesday, July 18 @ 10am - Thursday, July 19 at 10pm.
$53 - Reserved Seating
From the bombastic and epic, to the folky and mystical, Get The Led Out (GTLO) have captured the essence of the recorded music of Led Zeppelin and brought it to the concert stage. The Philadelphia-based group consists of six veteran musicians intent on delivering Led Zeppelin live, like you’ve never heard before. Utilizing the multi-instrumentalists at their disposal, GTLO re-create the songs in all their depth and glory with the studio overdubs that Zeppelin themselves never performed. When you hear three guitars on the album…GTLO delivers three guitarists on stage.
OPUS Archives presents an evening of reflection and entertainment featuring the recipients of the 2018 New Mythos Artist Grants. In the wake of the devastating Thomas Fire and resulting mudflows, our community has been severely impacted. Local artists will showcase their creativity in theater, dance, music, video, and other mediums to help process and understand our new reality.
“Due to the sensitive nature of the subject matter, may not be suitable for all audiences.”
Proceeds from tickets sales will help fund next year’s grants.
Legendary artist Graham Nash is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee – with Crosby, Stills, and Nash and with the Hollies. He was also inducted twice into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame, as a solo artist and with CSN, and he is a GRAMMY Award winner.
State Street Ballet’s stylish, crowd-pleasing Ballroom program gets revisited and updated just in time for spring! Celebrating the iconic music of Gershwin, Ellington, Piazzolla, Sinatra, and more, this romantic and elegant mixed repertory program will have you tapping your feet and swaying in your seat. Featuring choreography by William Soleau, Robert Sund, and others!
“Inventiveness and charm…..casting a spell no one wants to awaken from.”
– Santa Barbara News-Press
State Street Ballet presents
$56 - Section A
$46 - Section B
The Crucible is one of the most gripping works of American opera. Based on Arthur Miller’s play centered on the Salem witch trials, Robert Ward’s eerily topical opera is sure to make your pulse race. Wayne Tigges and Audrey Babcock – both standout singing actors – debut as John and Elizabeth Proctor; Anya Matanovic portrays the malicious Abigail Williams. Kostis Protopapas leads the large cast and orchestra; Rising star Stephanie Havey directs.TICKET INFORMATION
$129 - Section A
$99 - Section B
$79 - Section C
$49 - Section D
Set in the grand ballrooms and country estates of Imperial Russia, Eugene Onegin tells the tale of a young aristocrat who allows his arrogance to cost him everything. Tchaikovsky’s lush music propels Alexander Pushkin’s compelling story. Maestro Valéry Ryvkin returns to conduct and Ensemble Theatre’s Jonathan Fox directs. Company favorites Karin Wolverton and Lee Poulis return as Tatiana and Onegin. Legendary bass-baritone Samuel Ramey sings Prince Gremin.
Opera Santa Barbara presents
$129 -Section A
$99 - Section B
$79 - Section C
$25 - Reserved
$14 - Students
Join us for an evening of live music, featuring L.A. based hit songwriter Sophie Rose, silent auction , live screen printing and a chance to learn more about Girls Rock Santa Barbara.
Girls Rock Santa Barbara presents
$130 - VIP
(VIP ticket includes a reception in the courtyard beginning at 5:30pm)
$30 - General Admission
$15 - Under 21
(Tickets are subject to $4 per ticket Lobero Facility Fee; other fees may also apply.)
When a full concert, performed by David Bowie’s long-time composer and pianist, Mike Garson, combines with the expertise of healthcare advocate, Candy Hammeras, the result is an evening of education, entertainment and emotion. Enjoy an eclectic mix of Bowie classics and Mike Garson originals along with the incredible Grammy award-winning singer Gabby Moreno and Joe Sumner. A journey not to be missed as this unique event; “Cancer: The Urgency of Now” comes to Santa Barbara.
Hammeras Group presents
$200 - VIP
$125 - Section A
A SPECIAL BENEFIT CONCERT FOR THE BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA, LOS PADRES COUNCIL AND SANTA BARBARA MUSIC EVENTS Bryan Tari
Join Bryan Tari for an afternoon concert of classical piano showpieces, original compositions, jazz standards and his own stunning arrangements of John Williams’ Star Wars and Superman soundtracks. This concert is a joint fundraising effort between the Boy Scouts of America, Los Padres Council and Santa Barbara Music Events to benefit the reconstruction of Rancho Alegre which was destroyed in the recent fires near Lake Cachuma.
More at Bryantari.com
Grammy-nominated JD Souther has penned countless hits for the Eagles, Linda Ronstadt, Roy Orbison, James Taylor, Don Henley, George Strait, Trisha Yearwood, Brooks and Dunn and found success as a solo artist. This led him to being inducted into the Songwriter’s Hall of Fame in 2013 and becoming one of the most celebrated songwriters of his generation. On his latest studio album, Tenderness (Sony Music Masterworks), Souther creates a perfect balance of understated Jazz with the ineffable pop narratives that have been the backbone of much of his greatest work.
Enter a world where dreaming takes flight in this collaborative dance exploration featuring guest performances by Santa Barbara Centre for Aerial Dance, Santa Barbara Dance Theater, alongside new Nebula works by Meredith Cabaniss & Indy award-winning choreographer Shelby Lynn Joyce. Alice’s wondrous world will return to the Lobero stage in Nebula’s evening-length work Through the Looking Glass with choreography by Meredith Cabaniss, featuring Devyn Duex, and Karyn Laver.
A band of extraordinary chemistry and exquisite musicianship, I’m With Her features Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O’Donovan. Collectively, the multi-Grammy-Award-winners have released seven solo efforts, co-founded two seminal bands (Nickel Creek and Crooked Still), and contributed to critically acclaimed albums from a host of esteemed artists. But from its very first moments, their full-length debut See You Around reveals the commitment to creating a wholly unified band sound.
The ‘Sad Clown with the Golden Voice’ is here with his heartfelt anthems and a suitcase full of Kleenex! This Pity Party is not all sadness and longing. The show is peppered with a brilliant sense of the absurd, mixing lots of humor with the awkward, tender moments.