"Pupil Suite" by Andrea Miller - UCSB Dept. of Theater & Dance " Fall Dance Concert 11/30/16 Hatlen Theater

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UCSD’s Department Theatre and Dance has a dance concert each Fall, and the shows are always provocative, daring and highly entertaining. This year’s edition featured 6 new works choreographed by 3 students, 2 T&D faculty members and 1 guest artist. Ranging from ritualistic to funny and fantastical, there was much to savor in this potpourri of…

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Laugh a Lot, Cry a Little

Caroline Kingsolving (Jennie Malone) & Todd Weeks (George Schneider) - Ensemble Theatre Co. production of Neil Simon's "Chapter Two" 11/30/16 New Vic Theatre

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After some sharp and very funny parrying on the phone, George Schneider’s nascent second “life” gets off to a quick start with new love Jennie Malone, then falters for a little while, but ends up back on track at the end of Neil Simon’s autobiographical play “Chapter Two.” Ensemble Theatre Company’s production…

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Author Steven Johnson - UCSB Arts & Lectures 11/29/16 Campbell Hall

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There are two sides to this word, one perhaps leading to the other. As a verb it can mean to be curious to know something or to be amazed by something. As a noun it connotes surprise, astonishment and admiration for something unexpected, fascinating, beautiful or even mysterious. The bestselling author…

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A Marvel Takes the Stage

Charles Lloyd and Bill Frisell 11/28/16 The Lobero Theatre

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As was shown about a year ago at the Lobero Theatre, when you put Charles Lloyd, Bill Frisell, Greg Leisz, Reuben Rogers and Eric Harland on that stage for an hour, add the jazz/country/pop/rock/and something else ingredients these master musicians bring to the mix and let ’em loose, you get the Marvels. Then…

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