theater and dance

  • Ciompi quartet

    UCSB plays host to a plethora of family-friendly performances and arts events this winter

  • Immigrants in search of the American Dream find it isn’t all it’s cracked up to be in Yussef El Guindi’s “The Talented Ones,” a play currently in production by UC Santa Barbara’s LAUNCH PAD.

  • The Importance of Being Earnest

    It’s a heady cocktail of mistaken identity, young love, hilariously dated elders, high style and pithy commentary.

  • New encyclopedia of stage actors by UCSB theater scholar Simon Williams spans 2,000 years and many diverse countries and cultures

  • UCSB's Arts District is the center of scholarship in the arts and fine arts

    Throughout the entire year, the Arts District is the campus’s academic center for scholarship in the arts and fine arts

  • UCSB theater and dance department is honored by the International Centre for Women Playwrights

  • The summer program brings a group of boys from Los Prietos Boys Camp to UCSB to produce and perform their own version of Homer’s “Odyssey.”

  • A scene from LAUNCH PAD'S "Appoggiatura"

    LAUNCH PAD brings three professional playwrights to campus for weeklong residencies

  • LAUNCH PAD

    Now in its 10th season of exploring news plays and making it possible for playwrights to see their work fully produced while still in development, LAUNCH PAD brings Alison Tatlock’s “Untitled IV By Ruth Markofsky” to the UC Santa Barbara’s...

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