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In Santa Barbara, the stages and venues that feature renowned performing artists are as much a part of the show as the performers. Catch a concert in a nearby park or botanical garden. Head to the beach for a family-friendly outdoor concert. Or take a step back in time to the some of the stages of original Hollywood elite at the  GranadaArlington and LoberoTheatres. 

 

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Thursday Jul 24, 2014


Comedy Hideaway Feat. Headliners from HBO, Comedy Central, NBC
  • July 24, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Times: 7:30PM and 10PM
  • Location: Comedy Hideaway Showroom (Inside of Goleta Petrini's)
  • Address: 5711 Calle Real, Goleta, CA, CA 93117
  • Phone: 805-636-1495

Comedy Hideaway, Santa Barbara's most celebrated weekly comedy show, is now downtown. Every week, Hideaway brings professional headliners from national television to Santa Barbara. Use the code SBCA for an exclusive discount when pre-ordering tickets at SBcomedy.com."

Orlando, Virginia Woolf’s novel adapted for the stage by Sarah Ruhl
  • July 24, 2014 - July 27, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 8-10PM
  • Location: Java Station
  • Address: 4447 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA

Woolf’s Orlando, called the “longest love letter ever to be written in literary history” spans five centuries as Orlando seeks to find meaning in life through love, adventure, and poetry. Orlando is performed at multiple venues, reserve your tickets at www.elementstc.org!

Ensemble Theatre Company Presents: Looped

A new touching and delectable comedy about the saucy and inimitable Tallulah Bankhead. Based on a real event, Looped takes place in the summer of 1965, when a boozed-up Ms. Bankhead needed eight hours to redub—or loop—one line of dialogue.

Music Academy of the West 2014 Festival
  • July 24, 2014 - August 09, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Various times
  • Address: 1070 Fairway Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • Phone: 805-695-7908
  • Venue: Music Academy of the West

The Music Academy of the West in partnership with New York Philharmonic will delight your Summer with over 200 events. This musical series will include opera, orchestra concerts, solo recitals, competitions, a string quartet seminar plus many other performances! Visit the link for a full list of dates.

PCPA Theaterfest Presents: Forever Plaid
  • July 24, 2014 - July 27, 2014
  • Times: 7PM Wed. - Sun. & select Tuesdays
  • Address: 420 Second Street, Solvang, CA 93464
  • Phone: 805-922-8313
  • Venue: Solvang Festival Theatre and Gardens

Heating up the summer season is the heavenly musical comedy, Forever Plaid. This hallmark jukebox musical centers on a quartet whose dream of recording an album was ended by a bus collision on the way to their first big concert. Now they've been miraculously revived for a posthumous show that never was. You'll be humming along with the great nostalgic pop hits of the 1950's and rollin' in the aisles from the delightful patter of the original clean-cut boy band - the Plaids. Forever Plaid plays ... Details

PCPA Theaterfest Presents: Oklahoma!,
  • July 24, 2014 - July 26, 2014
  • Times: 1:30PM and 7PM Wed. - Sun. & select Tuesdays
  • Location: Marian Theater
  • Address: Allan Hancock College, Santa Maria, CA 93454
  • Phone: 805-922-8313

Oklahoma!, Rodgers & Hammerstein's first and most innovative collaboration set the standard for musical theatre that's still being followed today. With a grandeur as great as the wind that comes sweeping ‘cross the plain, Oklahoma! captures the dream of a frontier full of possibility in a brand-new state. Oklahoma! plays in the Marian Theatre, July 16 - 26, 2014 then in the Solvang Festival Theater, August 1 - 24, 2014.

Friday Jul 25, 2014


GUETTO
  • July 25, 2014 - August 10, 2014
  • Times: Various times
  • Address: 751 Paseo Nuevo, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-963-0408
  • Venue: Center Stage Theater

Joshua Sobol's powerful play based on true events about residents of a wartime Jewish ghetto who entertain the Nazis in exchange for their lives. Not suitable for children. Contains adult themes, gunfire, loud noises.Directed by Ed Giron, Music Director Bill Waxman. Visit website for a full schedule and times.July 18-20; 25-27; Aug 1-3; 8-10.   

Orlando, Virginia Woolf’s novel adapted for the stage by Sarah Ruhl
  • July 25, 2014 - July 27, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 8-10PM
  • Location: Java Station
  • Address: 4447 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA

Woolf’s Orlando, called the “longest love letter ever to be written in literary history” spans five centuries as Orlando seeks to find meaning in life through love, adventure, and poetry. Orlando is performed at multiple venues, reserve your tickets at www.elementstc.org!

Actor's Corner Center in Solvang Presents: "Some Thing To Do"
  • July 25, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 8PM-8:45PM Friday and Saturday, 1-1:45PM Sunday
  • Address: 435 Second St., Solvang, CA 93463
  • Phone: 805-686-2409

"SOME THING TO DO", Magical Stories in Solvang for all ages.

Comedy Hideaway Feat. Headliners from HBO, Comedy Central, NBC
  • July 25, 2014
  • Times: 7:30PM and 10PM
  • Location: Verde Downtown
  • Address: 532 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
  • Phone: 805-636-1495

Comedy Hideaway, Santa Barbara's most celebrated weekly comedy show, is now downtown. Every week, Hideaway brings professional headliners from national television to Santa Barbara. Use the code SBCA for an exclusive discount when pre-ordering tickets at SBcomedy.com."

Comedy Hideaway Feat. Headliners from HBO, Comedy Central, NBC
  • July 25, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Times: 7:30 & 10PM
  • Location: Comedy Hideaway Showroom above Apero Bar & Tapas
  • Address: 532 State St (2nd floor), Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-364-2999

Comedy Hideaway, Santa Barbara's most celebrated weekly comedy show, is now downtown. Every week, Hideaway brings professional headliners from national TV to Santa Barbara. Use the code SBCA for an exclusive discount when pre-ordering tickets at www.SBcomedy.com

Ensemble Theatre Company Presents: Looped

A new touching and delectable comedy about the saucy and inimitable Tallulah Bankhead. Based on a real event, Looped takes place in the summer of 1965, when a boozed-up Ms. Bankhead needed eight hours to redub—or loop—one line of dialogue.

Music Academy of the West 2014 Festival
  • July 25, 2014 - August 09, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Various times
  • Address: 1070 Fairway Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • Phone: 805-695-7908
  • Venue: Music Academy of the West

The Music Academy of the West in partnership with New York Philharmonic will delight your Summer with over 200 events. This musical series will include opera, orchestra concerts, solo recitals, competitions, a string quartet seminar plus many other performances! Visit the link for a full list of dates.

PCPA Theaterfest Presents: Forever Plaid
  • July 25, 2014 - July 27, 2014
  • Times: 7PM Wed. - Sun. & select Tuesdays
  • Address: 420 Second Street, Solvang, CA 93464
  • Phone: 805-922-8313
  • Venue: Solvang Festival Theatre and Gardens

Heating up the summer season is the heavenly musical comedy, Forever Plaid. This hallmark jukebox musical centers on a quartet whose dream of recording an album was ended by a bus collision on the way to their first big concert. Now they've been miraculously revived for a posthumous show that never was. You'll be humming along with the great nostalgic pop hits of the 1950's and rollin' in the aisles from the delightful patter of the original clean-cut boy band - the Plaids. Forever Plaid plays ... Details

PCPA Theaterfest Presents: Oklahoma!,
  • July 25, 2014 - July 26, 2014
  • Times: 1:30PM and 7PM Wed. - Sun. & select Tuesdays
  • Location: Marian Theater
  • Address: Allan Hancock College, Santa Maria, CA 93454
  • Phone: 805-922-8313

Oklahoma!, Rodgers & Hammerstein's first and most innovative collaboration set the standard for musical theatre that's still being followed today. With a grandeur as great as the wind that comes sweeping ‘cross the plain, Oklahoma! captures the dream of a frontier full of possibility in a brand-new state. Oklahoma! plays in the Marian Theatre, July 16 - 26, 2014 then in the Solvang Festival Theater, August 1 - 24, 2014.

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