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  Lobero Theatre Executive Director David Asbell and Opera Santa Barbara Artistic and General Director Kostis Protopapas.

Staying Home for Christmas is our impromptu online musical celebration of the holidays and salute to the resiliency of the performing arts during this past year, presented collaboratively by Opera Santa Barbara and the Lobero Theater.

Featuring baritone Alexander Elliott, sopranos Jana McIntyre and Audrey Yoder, the Nelsen family (Nina, Jeff, and Rhys), Tom Ball, Cantor Mark Childs, Dave Hause, Teka Penteriche, and Jonathan Nathan’s Jazz Quartet. The concert was recorded with safety protocols in place and from the festive stage of the historic Lobero Theatre.

Available online at on Dec 23 at 7:30pm (PT) through Dec 26 at midnight.