Discover the Lobero

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.

Feeling Social?


Check out soulful singer/songwriter @AndrewDuhon & @bryantitus toe-tapping tunes on Sun, Nov 14 at 6 PM. Get down with some Bluegrass and American Roots Music that evokes themes & melodies of yesterday with a pinch of modern irony. Tickets on sale now at

What’s up, witches? It's almost time for Mischief Masquerade! Next Sat, Oct 30, from 8 PM - midnight on the esplanade, w/ @djscotttopper from K-LITE 101.7! Awesome costume prizes awarded to the Scariest, Funniest & Most Original. Must be 21+.


The Lobero Blog

Enjoy a few more in-depth stories and photos of our fabulous foundation and supporters.


By Anne Wilde Interview with Amateur Skaters Director, Shemsu J. Lefevre James Lefevre Studios presents…
Lobero Theatre Foundation

California Public Health Update

Dear Lobero Patrons - We are looking forward to welcoming you back safely to the…

1976: Onstage on this Date

By Brett Hodges On a cool March evening in 1976, an orange-robed, bearded man sat…

Backstage Magazine

Learn more about all the programs and people that make Santa Barbara’s Lobero Theatre more than just a stage.