UCSB Arts and Lectures

The UCSB Arts & Lectures program often holds a large number of events at these venues, ranging from comedy shows and films to theater and dance performances, concerts, and lectures by groundbreaking writers. Just a few past performers speakers include former Vice President of the United States Joe Biden, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, graphic novelist Neil Gaiman, author and historian Doris Kearns Goodwin, poet Mary Oliver, and many others.


If you are currently a full-time UCSB student, you are eligible to purchase discounted, student rate tickets, so definitely take advantage of being a student to see your favorite shows while you are here!

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