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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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The Lobero Blog

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


1976: Onstage on this Date

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