Carrying on Regardless

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The morning after the Thomas fire broke out, Santa Barbara was experiencing rolling blackouts, but that didn’t deter UCSB Arrts & Lectures and La Santa Cecilia – their show for county school children went on, even when the lights went out for a short time. Named for the patron saint…

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The Brother with That Voice

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The Neville Brothers played some pretty high energy music with sets punctuated by ballads featuring 2nd youngest Brother Aaron. His “evening with”  show at the Lobero started with pianist Michael Goods laying down some classic New Orleans grooves before Mr. Neville joined him onstage to begin a 90 minute set…

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Temagog, Texas and Hell

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Temagog, Australia native Joe Robinson switched from piano to guitar at age nine and he’s been burning up the frets ever since. He’s picked up numerous awards along the way, including Australia’s Got Talent winner at 17, Senior Grand Champion Performer of the World winner in the World Championships of Performing…

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What Would Jane Do 2

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‘Tis the season for Jane Austen any time, and “Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley” is a perfectly delightful holiday confection to warm your heart and tickle your funny bone. Written by Lauren Gunderson and Margot Melcon as a sequel to Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice,” it is a witty and affecting tribute…

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