Free community cumbia and Afro-beats rhythm groups

Contributed ¡Viva el Arte de Santa Bárbara! opens its 13th season with Buyepongo – tropical cumbia and Afro-beat rhythms –  in free events at Isla Vista School, Friday, September 29, 7 pm; at Guadalupe City Hall, Saturday, September 30, 7 pm, and at The Marjorie Luke Theatre at Santa Barbara Junior High on Sunday, October 1, 7 pm. Warm up for the concert […]

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Lobero LIVE presents “It’s Magic!”

Staff Report America’s longest-running magic revue It’s Magic! 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 at 2 and 6:30 p.m. on February 19. You won’t believe your eyes as top magicians perform incredible feats, from jaw-dropping sleight of hand and off-beat comedic magic to mind- […]

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The 7 Fingers of the Hand performing Feb. 6 at the Granada

The 7 Fingers of the Hand (Les 7 doigts de la main) will be performing Cuisine & Confessions at 7 p.m. on Monday, February 6, at The Granada Theatre. In the words of this award-winning French Canadian cirque troupe, “life happens in the kitchen,” and never has the kitchen been more alive. Eye-popping choreography, pulsating music, humor and spectacle are fused with delicious smells and sights […]

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SB Museum of Art participates in museum free-for-all Jan. 29

SoCal Museums announces the 12th Annual Museums Free-for-All on Sunday, January 29. Dozens of museums—presenting art, cultural heritage, natural history, and science—will open their doors and invite visitors to attend their museums free of charge. “This has been a tremendously popular joint effort to present the arts and culture to the diverse and myriad communities of Southern California,” said Jennifer Caballero, SoCal Museums Vice […]

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