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Being Santa Barbara’s cultural heart doesn’t happen by accident. The Lobero Theatre Foundation staff are hard at work every day making sure this  theater remains the vibrant community resource we all know and love. Take a peek backstage, and see what’s happening.

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Celebrate International Dance Day with the UCSB Dance Company. Enjoy three virtual choreographic delights. Premiering today, Thursday, April 29 at 6 pm PST. We hope you tune in!


We are so pleased that @houghhough’s 2019 concert at the @LoberoTheatre is currently being featured on today’s @yourclassical Performance Today program!

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The Lobero Blog

Sometimes 280 characters isn’t enough. Enjoy a few more in-depth stories and photos of our fabulous foundation and supporters.

Lobero Theatre Foundation

California Public Health Update

Dear Friends, We are looking forward to safely welcoming you back to the Lobero Theatre.…

1938: Onstage on this Date

By Brett Hodges Death on the stage is as old as the history of theater.…

1931: Onstage on this Date

By Brett Hodges On February 23, 1931 a standing-room-only audience filled the Lobero to hear…