Premiere Events in Santa Barbara
The very best in cultural and entertainment activities.
Free Week of Yoga
Free Week of Yoga January 22-28th. We are a yoga community moving into nonprofit status - offering free and reduced yoga to those otherwise not able to have access.
- January 22nd - 28th, 8:00am - 10:00pm Divinitree Yoga Studio 25 E De La Guerra Street Santa Barbara, CA 93101
FARMBELLY Cooking School
Sharpen up your knife skills with Farmer + Chef Michelle Aronson! Whether you're a total beginner or an accomplished home cook, you'll walk away with awesome new skills, a jar of Homemade Herb Salt, and a belly full of farm fresh snacks + Muni wine.
During this hands-on class, we will learn and make the following:
How to chop, dice, chiffonade, and mince
How to make Homemade Herb Salts
Together we will make a delicious Green Power Salad full of chopped local veggies and herbs
Ticket includes a glass of wine from Municipal Winemakers.
- January 25th, 7:00-9:00pm 22 Anacapa Street
Santa Barbara, CA
An Evening With Condoleezza Rice
"Rice as Secretary of State in the second Bush term emerged as the single most influential voice shaping foreign policy." The New York Times
"One of the most powerful individuals on the world stage." The Washington Post
As secretary of state and national security advisor, Condoleezza Rice pioneered a policy of transformational diplomacy and heralded the formation of new global governments based on democratic principles. Her most recent book, Democracy: Stories from the Long Road (2017), offers a sweeping look at the global struggle for democracy. Dr. Rice will share her unparalleled expertise on global affairs, national security and education.
- January 25th, 7:30-9:00pm Arlington Center For the Performing Arts
PILOBOLUS Dance Theatre
"It's as if we're being given a fleeting glimpse into the inner workings of the universe." The New York Times
"Your beliefs in the nature of strength, endurance and gravity will not hold. In fact, they will be defied. And every time you think, 'Whoa, how the hell did they do that?' they will take it further." Dance Insider
"A peek or two into the crannies of the heart and lots of humor, both awful and sublime." The New York Times
Pilobolus is one of the world's most beloved companies of dance illusionists, renowned for its mix of humor, invention and drama. Celebrated for its unique, diverse collaborations, Pilobolus' highly-imaginative works combine athleticism, grace and jaw-dropping imagery, earning them critical acclaim as well as popular appeal. Their awards include the Samuel H. Scripps American Dance Festival Award for lifetime achievement in choreography, and they have performed at high-profile cultural events such as the Academy Awards. Still evolving after 35 years, Pilobolus continues to blaze new trails while establishing a dance vocabulary all its own.
- January 28th, 7:00-8:30pm, Granada Theatre
33RD ANNUAL SANTA BARBARA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
200+ films, filmmaker Q&As, celebrity tributes, industry panels, and dozens of free community and educational events in downtown Santa Barbara.
- January 31st - February 10th, Venues throughout the city.
CIRQUE ELOIZE "SALOON"
"There's the circus, and then there's Cirque Eloize." The New York Post
Be transported to a dusty gathering place with Saloon, Cirque Eloize's music-packed theatrical thrill ride inspired by the Wild West. A driving force in the circus art reinvention movement, the Montreal-based circus troupe has been creating award-winning cirque shows for nearly 25 years and ranks among the world's leading contemporary circuses. In this acrobatic adventure, 11 top-level cast members will perform phenomenal physical feats set to live music featuring songs from Johnny Cash and Patsy Cline. Swing open the doors and rustle up some fun for the entire family.
- February 7th, 2018 7:00-8:30pm - Granada Theatre