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Thursday, June 4th 2020

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson Makes Audiences Starstruck at May 2 Lecture

Josh Goodmacher Staff Writer Photo by Mark Brocher   "Sassy as hell" is a phrase well-suited to describe acclaimed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson, who spoke at the Granada...

ART | ARCHITECTURE ON FILM Series Highlights Artist Gerhard Richter

Cory Noreikat At the ripe age of 81, Gerhard Richter is one of today's oldest living painters, with work spanning almost five decades. After growing...

‘This Is the End’: And This Is the Review

Matt Mersel Staff Writer In 2007, comedic actors Seth Rogen and Jay Baruchel starred in a short film titled “Jay and Seth vs. the Apocalypse.” A...

UCSB Wins Early Screening of ‘This is the End,’ Visit From Stars Seth Rogen,...

Nura Gabbara Staff Writer Starstruck students packed Storke Plaza on April 23 for a chance to meet the stars of the upcoming film "This is the...

‘Trickster and Labyrinths’ Series Showcases Christopher Nolan’s Directorial ‘Prestige’

Cheyenne Johnson Staff Writer Few directors carry as much prestige and renown as Christopher Nolan, the director of "The Dark Knight" trilogy and the writer and...

‘Art on the Table’ Exhibit at Art, Design, and Architecture Museum Lacks Flavor

Beth Askins Prior to April 17, I’d never been to the University of California, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Design, and Architecture. After my visit,...

The Ailey Company: America’s ‘Cultural Ambassador to the World’ Visits Santa Barbara

Oxana Ermolova Staff Writer It is no secret that Santa Barbara dance audiences are spoiled by the caliber of companies that pass through town. In the...

UCSB Dancers Celebrate ‘Blood, Thought, Muscle, and Grace’

Stunning UCSB Spring Dance Concert: Blood, Thought, Muscle, and Grace Nura Gabbara To be a dancer is to be an artist. Dancers are artists who demonstrate...

‘Spring Breakers’ Breaks Away From Reality, Embraces Debauchery

Matt Mersel Staff Writer "Spring Breakers" is not a quality movie. It has questionable performances, clichéd dialogue, unlikeable characters, grotesque amounts of nudity and drug use,...

‘Fame and the Mundane’ Exhibit Lacking in Aesthetic Appeal, Creativity

Cheyenne Johnson Staff Writer Photo by Morey Spellman Inside the newly renovated (and finally accessible) Art, Design, & Architecture Museum hangs a humble collection of Andy Warhol...