August 26, 2016
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Plan Ahead! Ken Burns - The National Parks: A Treasure House of Nature’s Superlatives -- 10/2
... This special lecture by Ken Burns will be an appreciation for what the parks have added to our collective and individual spirit. Named “the most accomplished documentary filmmaker of his generation” by The New York Times, Burns has captured the imaginations of television viewers in unprecedented fashion. His in-depth portraits of Americana – featured in works like The National Parks, The Civil War, Baseball and JAZZ – set rating records and garnered dozens of accolades, including a career 13 Emmy Awards and an Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Lifetime Achievement Award. In celebration of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary, Burns will revisit the stories of those who devo...
Save the Date! Fareed Zakaria - Election 2016: A View from Home and Abroad -- 9/27
... In the run-up to the presidential election, political analyst and journalist Fareed Zakaria will provide key insights into this historic race. Host of CNN’s flagship international affairs program Fareed Zakaria GPS and author of The Future of Freedom and The Post-American World, Zakaria is widely respected for his thoughtful analysis of the big ideas and global challenges of our time. A go-to voice for smart commentary on economic and political trends, he combines the knowledge of a historian and the theoretical command of a political scientist with good-natured wit and pragmatism. Also a contributing editor at The Atlantic and a Washington Post columnist, Zakaria was named one of the Top 100 Gl...
Get on Board for the Hawaiian Party Cruise -- 8/20 on the Condor Express
... Get on board for our Hawaiian Cruise! ... Troy Fernandez “Hawaiian Style Ukulele” celebrates the wonders of the tiny four stringed instrument as this world-renowned ukulele master will perform traditional and contemporary treasures along with his hula girls on board the Condor Express. To enhance the Hawaiian style, all lady passengers will receive a complimentary lei. Enjoy light appetizers, with great authentic Hawaiian entertainment. Have fun and dress for the occasion with several of your friends! The cruise is set for a 6:30 PM departure.
The Condor Express provides both style and comfort. The large, luxurious, teak-paneled walk-through cabin features smoked-glass windows and skylights. The Condor’...
Just Announced! Go to Hale: Film Series I at the Lobero
... Lobero LIVE and Panda Man presents ... A Series of curated evenings in Rock ‘n Roll. Rock ‘n roll fan and music lover Hale Milgrim has carefully crafted a series of special evenings with a little help from his friends. Join Hale for a visual, musical journey through live concert footage from pivotal moments over the last 50 years complete with his memorable insights, commentary and illumination. Or not.
This Series contains the following performances: ..... Concert for New York City - Sunday, September 11 @ 6:28PM ..... Concert for George - Tuesday, November 29, 2016 @ 7:28PM ..... Bob Dylan: 30th Anniversary Concert Celebration - Friday, January 13, 2017 @ 7:28PM.
Be sure to get there earl...
Just Announced! Earl Thomas & his band at SB Blues Society -- 9/17
... Featuring Singer/Entertainer ... Earl Thomas & his band. It will feature free BBQ snacks (while they last), a dance floor, and two outdoor patios. Tickets: General Admission $30. VIP (preferred seating and one free drink) $40. SBBS members receive $5 off regular ticket price for themselves and up to 3 guests. Bring your friends! Doors open at 7 PM and the music begins at 8 PM.
For advance VIP tickets or discount tickets for groups of 5 or more, leave name and phone number at 805-722-8155.
* NOTE VENUE CHANGE * ... Presented by: Santa Barbara Blues Society ... Venue: Goleta Valley Community Center
Just Announced ... Lobero Live presents ... Jerry Douglas Band with special guest Maura O'Connell
... Dobro master and 14-time GRAMMY® winner Jerry Douglas is to the resonator guitar what Jimi Hendrix was to the electric guitar: elevating, transforming, and reinventing the instrument in countless ways. Since 1998, he’s been a key member of “Alison Krauss and Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas”, touring extensively, and co-producing and playing on a series of platinum albums with Garth Brooks, Paul Simon, James Taylor, Elvis Costello, Earl Scruggs, and Ray Charles, among many others.
Maura O’Connell has made a name for herself on two continents as a superb singer. O’Connell’s restless muse could not be safely contained under the banner of Celtic music, and she soon discovere...
Coming in November ... Olivia Newton-John
... Straight from her residency at the Flamingo Las Vegas, it’s the timeless Olivia Newton-John. In 1978, her co-starring role with John Trovolta in “Grease” catapulted Olivia into super-stardom, with hit songs including “You’re The One That I want,” “Summer Nights,” and her mega-hit, “Hopelessly Devoted To You.” Come enjoy a musical journey through her lengthy career in movies and music, live on stage. ... Presented by: Chumash Casino Resort ... Venue: Chumash Casino Resort - Samala Showroom
Save the Date! Sheila E. at the Chumash Casino on Sept. 15th
... Considered the best female drummer alive, Sheila became a drummer in Prince’s band before branching off into solo musical projects. Come witness her fierce drumming style on hits including “A Love Bizarre,” “The Glamorous Life” and more. ... Presented by: Chumash Casino Resort ... Venue: Chumash Casino Resort - Samala Showroom
Jeff Beck is coming to the Chumash Casino on August 11
... Jeff Beck, one of the most talented and lauded guitarists in the music industry, brings his U.S. tour to the Samala Showroom for a special performance in support of his latest album, “Loud Hailer.” Don’t miss your chance to see, Jeff Beck, recognized as one of Rolling Stones’s list of the 100 Greatest Guitarists al All Time!” ... Presented by: Chumash Casino Resort ... Venue: Chumash Casino Resort - Samala Showroom
Support the Lobero and see Adele at the Staples Center!
... For a limited time, name a seat in the Lobero Auditorium and receive a one-time, very special bonus ... a box seat to the SOLD OUT Adele concert on Wednesday, August 10. Enjoy THE concert of the summer as a benefit of naming seats* in your favorite hometown venue. We have a Private Suite at the Staples Center, and we are offering tickets to our closest supporters. *applies to new seat purchases only
Your $2,500 seat naming includes:•A personalized dedication on one seat in the Lobero auditorium •A tax-deductible donation to the Lobero Theatre •Box seating at the Adele concert on Wed., Aug. 10 at 7:30 pm (Suite C40, see seating map) •Transportation to and from Staples Center, with a box dinner including alcoholic a...
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