Lobero Theatre

33 East Canon Perdido Street
Santa Barbara, CA

The Lobero Theatre has been the heart and rhythm of Santa Barbara for the last 150 years. Originally founded as Jose Lobero’s Opera House in 1873, the Lobero is the oldest continuously operating theatre in California and the fourth oldest performing arts theater in the country. Whether hosting events of great societal importance, launching the careers of Hollywood legends, serving as an influential jazz venue, or providing a stage for some of the world’s finest performers, the Lobero inspires diverse audiences of all ages.

Events feature an exciting variety of contemporary music performances, jazz, classical music, opera, dance, and lectures. The Lobero is proud to be home to many of Santa Barbara’s outstanding performing arts organizations, including State Street Ballet, Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra, Sings Like Hell, the Santa Barbara International Film Festival, Flamenco Arts Festival and more. We welcome you to join this prestigious group by renting the Lobero Theatre yourself.

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Lobero Theatre

33 East Canon Perdido Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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Overview

Accommodations - On-Site
Internet - Wireless:
Yes
Meeting Facilities on site:
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Dining and Nightlife
Full Bar:
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Beer & Wine:
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Entertainment:
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Accessibility
Wheelchair:
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General
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Special Events




Arturo Sandoval
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Jazz at the Lobero presents Arturo Sandoval. One of the most acknowledged guardians of jazz trumpet & flugelhorn – plus a…


An American Dream
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Opera Santa Barbara presents "An American Dream." Set in the Pacific Northwest during World War II, treasured possessions become symbols…



Journey Through Jazz
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Santa Barbara Vocal Jazz Foundation presents Journey Through Jazz with Santa Barbara Charter School. The “Journey Through…


Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

For more than 60 years, South Africa’s five-time GRAMMY® Award winners, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, has warmed the hearts of…



Santa Barbara Youth Symphony
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

The Santa Barbara Symphony presents Santa Barbara Youth Symphony, bringing together 50 gifted musicians, ages 12-18, from Santa Barbara…





Tom Russell
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Tom Russell is an award-winning American singer and songwriter. Having released more than three dozen albums, he is regarded by peers and…


The Derek Douget Band
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Jazz at the Lobero presents The Derek Douget Band. The accomplished saxophonist mixes his Louisiana upbringing with his strong…


Elton Dan & the Rocket Band
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Emporium presents Elton Dan & The Rocket Band – A Tribute to the Great Elton John. Complete with over-the-top costumes and high…


Die Walküre (The Valkyrie)
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Opera Santa Barbara presents Die Walküre (The Valkyrie). Set in Northern Europe in mythical times. Star-crossed lovers Siegmund and…



The Jungle Book
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

State Street Ballet presents The Jungle Book. Rudyard Kipling’s famous tale of the “laws of the jungle” will ignite your…


Preservation Hall Jazz Band
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Jazz at the Lobero presents Preservation Hall Jazz Band. While traditional New Orleans jazz repertoire remain their core focus, the band…


The Magical Music of Motown
Time: Location: Lobero Theatre

Craig Bodinnar presents "The Magical Music of Motown" at the obero Theatre. This supergroup, featuring internationally acclaimed artists,…