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  • • 20|21 Season Subscription Update•   We have decided that due to continued restrictions in California through the end of December, that we must postpone our mid-season opera, Little Women, that was scheduled for January 15 & 17, 2021 at the Lobero Theatre. We will reschedule the production as......

  • • Staying Home for Christmas | Free Virtual Holiday Concert•   Staying Home for Christmas | Free Virtual Holiday Concert Join us for classic and surprise performances of holiday favorites and original songs by favorite artists from across Santa Barbara’s rich musical scene, hosted by ......

  • • Stand Up for Artists this Giving Tuesday• What has music meant to you these last nine months? For this giving season, we are especially thankful for the artists who have performed for us in ways we never expected. Until our theaters and performance venues......

  • • Opera SB Presents Carmen, A Live Drive-In Opera• Opera Santa Barbara is thrilled to announce Carmen, A Live Drive-In Opera, our company’s first live drive-in opera production as part of the Concerts In Your Car series at the Ventura County Fairgrounds. The only performance......

  • • Opera SB Presents a Webstream of Stephen Schwartz’s Séance On A Wet Afternoon (2009)• It’s that time of the year for all things creepy. In the mood for a dark psychological thriller? Opera Santa Barbara is opening its vault to unleash something spooky and......

  • • EVENT UPDATE: CANCELLED Opera SB Presents Opera in the Park •   Event Update: To our Opera SB Family and Friends,   We regret to inform you that our Opera in the Park event scheduled for Saturday, October 17 at Elings Park has been cancelled.  Despite......

  • • Opera SB Presents Livestreams of The Barber of Seville (2018) & Lucia di Lammermoor (2002)•   STAYING CONNECTED WITH YOU Unfortunately, as we have had to postpone our 20|21 Season opener La Traviata to later in the spring, we are excited to offer two......

  • • La Traviata Postponed to June 2021• To our Opera SB Family, We have made the tough decision to postpone our 20|21 Season Opener, La Traviata that was scheduled for September 15 & 17 at the Granada Theatre. We have rescheduled the production for June 4 & 6,......

  • • Opera Santa Barbara Elects Christina Omdahl to Board of Directors and Welcomes Board Intern Eric Capelle • Opera Santa Barbara is honored to welcome Christina Omdahl, a Practice Manager and Human Resources Manager with Alta Orthopaedics to its Board of Directors. Her election took......

  • • Opera Santa Barbara Elects Nick Burlett to Board of Directors • Opera Santa Barbara is honored to welcome Nicholas (Nick) Burlett, a Director of Engineering at Green Hills Software to its Board of Directors. His election took place in February of this year.  “I’m......

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