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Thursday Jan 18th – Free Community Concert

The Santa Barbara Symphony, in partnership with Montecito Bank & Trust and The Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts, invites the community to gather on Thursday, January 18 at 7:30 p.m. at The Granada Theater for a free concert featuring Artist-in-Residence, Pablo Sáinz Villegas accompanied by a small orchestra. This will be an evening of community and comfort, with the healing power of music. Pablo Sáinz Villegas and the orchestra will present an intimate and uplifting performance. Tickets will be issued on a first come first served basis. Please call the box office at (805) 899-2222.

Rescheduled: The Red Violin

Santa Barbara Symphony’s performances of The Red Violin, previously scheduled for Saturday, January 20 and Sunday, January 21 have been postponed until June 16 and 17. Tickets purchased for this performance have been automatically transferred to the June dates. Questions can be directed to the box office at (805) 899-2222

Queen of Katwe Canceled

The film presentation of Queen of Katwe has been canceled. Questions can be directed to the box office at (805) 899-2222.

Welcome to
The Granada Theatre

Part of Santa Barbara’s Historic Theatre District.


Concerts and Comedy

The Granada Theatre and other presenters showcase concerts featuring popular entertainers and world class comedians year round.  The Granada Theatre Concert Series is sponsored by Montecito Bank and Trust.


Theater League brings hits straight from Broadway to The Granada Theatre.  Every season features performances of outstanding Broadway tours.


The Granada Theatre presents several different Film Series, all dedicated to showcasing the best in the great cinematic tradition.


State Street Ballet and UCSB Arts & Lectures seasons feature a brilliant line-up of Classic and Contemporary Dance.

Classical Music

An exciting lineup from Santa Barbara Symphony, CAMA, Opera Santa Barbara, and UCSB Arts & Lectures.

Other Special Performances

A variety of programming for audiences young and old.

Give to the Granada Theatre

As the center of the performing arts community in Santa Barbara, The Granada Theatre is supported by many individuals and foundations whose generous investment make possible the world class performances on this state of the art stage. To learn more about how you can support your theater, please read more or contact Hayley Firestone Jessup, the Vice President of Advancement, at 805-899-3000 or
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