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Enjoy a twilight cruise in Santa Barbara harbor aboard the Condor Express. Songleader Erin McKibben gets everyone to sing along with an eclectic selection of sea shanties and other traditional favorites. Light snacks will be provided, and a no host bar is available. Join us on the Condor Express for a chance to carouse, sing along, and enjoy good music and good company...all on a boat!
Join Santa Barbara Revels's Seasonal Singers, under the baton of Music Director Erin McKibben, as well as special guests, the SBCC Sackbut Ensemble, for a journey through five centuries of Italian choral and instrumental music. Tickets also available for a pre-concert discussion reception featuring wine and a short lecture by music historian Nicholas Jurkowski, PhD. Hosted jointly by the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation.
Join us for our annual May Day Celebration, as part of First Thursday at Storke Placita! Learn seasonal dances and learn spring songs. Make flower garlands and nosegays, while enjoying performances by Revels Singers and Dancers. Join in the traditional dance and weave ribbons as you circle 'round the May pole.
Welcome the change of seasons and the Vernal Equinox with music-making and merriment. Lift a glass and raise your voice! Enjoy sea shanties, favorite folk classics, familiar rounds, and beloved traditional tunes. Come for an evening of great fun and good company with Revels music director Erin McKibben.
Tickets Available at the Door: Adults $15 ~ Children $10 Admission includes a songbook, a beverage, and a terrific time!
An Irish Celebration of the Winter Solstice
The Christmas Revels: An Irish Celebration of the Winter Solstice is a joyous theatrical production celebrating the spirit and strength of the Irish emigrants who came to America in the early 1900’s to build new lives in a new land. At sea over the holidays, these strangers bond over spinning stories, singing songs, and sharing seasonal traditions; friendships are formed, romance blossoms.
Cast off for some music and merriment with Santa Barbara Revels and our first Harbor Sing! Following in the tradition of Revels' popular Pub Sings, in which anyone and everyone is invited to join in some rollicking music-making, the Harbor Sing is designed for singing, clapping, and laughing, as we highlight traditional tunes and sea shanties plus everyone’s Irish favorites, in preparation for this year's The Christmas Revels: An Irish Celebration of the Winter Solstice.
Celebrate Santa Barbara Revels' change of seasons with a concert featuring musical selections from last year's Early California setting of the Christmas Revels, as well as our upcoming Irish show.
Enjoy performances of music from the 1830s Rancho period, sea shanties, and Celtic favorites, played by our gifted Revels musicians, led by music director Erin McKibben. Join the artists for a courtyard reception, and enjoy this engaging music from diverse traditions – now hosted in the acoustically and visually beautiful sanctuary of the Unitarian Society of Santa Barbara
Welcome the change of seasons and the Vernal Equinox with music-making and merriment! Lift a glass and raise your voice! Sing Irish ditties, sea shanties, favorite folk classics, familiar rounds, and beloved traditional tunes. Come enjoy an evening of great fun and good company with Revels Song Leader Erin McKibben. Celebrate the Spring!
Tickets Available at the Door: Adults $15 ~ Children $10
Admission includes a songbook, a beverage, and a terrific time!
December 15 at 7:30 p.m.
December 16 at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
December 17 at 2:30 p.m.
Santa Barbara Revels’ third annual Equinox celebration presents talented vocalists and instrumentalists, singing and playing a delightful and diverse selection of music, featuring haunting Highland favorites from last year’s The Christmas Revels and a preview of this December’s "An Early California Celebration of the Winter Solstice," including mission music, sea shanties, and traditional selections of the mid-1830's Rancho period.