Event Listings

Our upcoming events are listed below:

<i>The Outlaw Josey Wales</i>
GranadaTheatreFilmSeries '16
The Outlaw Josey Wales
Part of the Summer Classic Films series

Come see Clint Eastwood in one of the best roles of his career—as the outlaw in The Outlaw Josey Wales. Once a mild-mannered Missouri farmer, Josey Wales joins up with a Confederate guerilla unit after pro-Unionists murder his family.

A prime example of classic Western films, don’t miss your chance to see Josey on The Granada Theatre’s big screen!

Mon 8/10/15 7:00PM The Granada Theatre The Outlaw Josey Wales

<i>Surf's Up</i>
GranadaTheatreFilmSeries '16
Surf's Up
Part of the Reel Cool Summer film series

Surf's Up is a behind-the-scenes look at the annual Penguin World Surfing Championship and its newest participant, up-and-comer Cody Maverick. Nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film of the Year, don’t miss a chance to see this family-friendly animated favorite.

Wed 8/12/15 6:00PM The Granada Theatre Surf's Up

GranadaTheatreFilmSeries '16
Part of the Summer Classic film series

RoboCop takes place in a dystopic and crime-ridden Detroit, where a terminally wounded cop returns to the force as a powerful cyborg haunted by submerged memories.

Mon 8/24/15 7:00PM The Granada Theatre RoboCop

<i>Despicable Me</i>
GranadaTheatreFilmSeries '16
Despicable Me
Part of the Reel Cool Summer film series

One of the most popular movies in recent years,Despicable Me tells the story of the grumpy and nefarious Gru—a man who meets his match when he reluctantly adopts three little girls in order to secure his plans to steal the moon.

Wed 8/26/15 6:00PM The Granada Theatre Despicable Me

<i>Groundhog Day</i>
GranadaTheatreFilmSeries '16
Groundhog Day
Part of the Summer Classic film series

Groundhog Day is a modern comedy classic, featuring grumpy television weatherman (Bill Murray), who reluctantly goes to cover the feel-good story of a small town Groundhog Day celebration, only to wake up the following day to find himself mired in a endless loop of Groundhog Days. When he realizes there are no consequences for his actions, he’s forced to decide what to do with his newfound power—use it for good, or use it for evil? Either way, it’s fun to watch.

Mon 9/14/15 7:00PM The Granada Theatre Groundhog Day

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
Tickets go on sale 7/24/15 @ 10am

New Orleans native Trombone Shorty and his band Orleans Avenue are an “unstoppable force” (The New York Times) in today’s music scene with a hard-edged funk, jazz, rock and hip-hop dynamic that delivers big on rock-star swagger with the musical chops to back it up.

“New Orleans’ brightest new star in a generation.”

-The Washington Post
Fri 9/18/15 8:00PM The Granada Theatre Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

An Acoustic Evening with Chris Cornell
2015/2016 Nederlander Presents
An Acoustic Evening with Chris Cornell
Chris Cornell is a rock icon who thrives on contradictions. An innovator who resists genre labels, he was nonetheless the chief architect of the 90s grunge movement. Frequently ranked as one of the best voices in music history, he has successfully maintained his own unique identity over more than two decades as a multi-Grammy award winning musician, Golden Globe nominee and universally acclaimed singer, songwriter and lyricist.

8 ticket limit per household
Wed 9/23/15 8:00PM The Granada Theatre An Acoustic Evening with Chris Cornell

Ry Cooder - Sharon White - Ricky Skaggs
Tickets go on sale 8/8/15 @ 10am

“In Ry Cooder’s hands, the guitar becomes a time machine… he has been a virtuoso in a host of guitar styles going back to the most primal bottleneck blues, country, vintage jazz, Hawaiian slack-key guitar, Bahamian folk music and countless other styles.” Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time

Tue 9/29/15 8:00PM The Granada Theatre Ry Cooder - Sharon White - Ricky Skaggs

Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club®
Tickets go on sale 8/8/15 @ 10am

“Taking the atmosphere up to a breathless level.” The Independent (U.K.)

Buena Vista Social Club’s self-titled album became a global phenomenon when its romantic, enchanting brand of son, bolero and exuberant danzón was identified by Ry Cooder and cultivated into a Grammy-winning sensation that enthralled music lovers worldwide.
Tue 10/13/15 8:00PM The Granada Theatre Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club®

Itzhak Perlman, violin & Emanuel Ax, piano
Tickets go on sale 8/8/15 @ 10am

Undeniably one of the most beloved violinists in the world, Itzhak Perlman enjoys superstar status rarely afforded a classical musician. Recognized for his charm and humanity as well as his talent, he is a Kennedy Center Honoree treasured by audiences who respond not only to his remarkable artistry, but also to his irrepressible joy for making music. This season, Perlman celebrates his 70th birthday with a duo recital with world-renowned pianist Emanuel Ax.
Thu 1/21/16 7:00PM The Granada Theatre Itzhak Perlman, violin & Emanuel Ax, piano

Cameron Carpenter
2015/2016 UCSB A&L
Cameron Carpenter
Tickets go on sale 8/8/15 @ 10am

“No other musician of Carpenter’s generation has more adeptly fused shrewd showmanship, dazzling technique and profound thinking about his instrument and his place in the musical cosmos.” San Francisco Chronicle

Cameron Carpenter is smashing the stereotypes of organists and organ music, and all the while generating international acclaim unprecedented in his field. Carpenter’s repertoire – from the complete works of J. S. Bach to film scores, his original compositions and hundreds of transcriptions and arrangements – is probably the largest and most diverse of any organist.
Tue 2/9/16 7:00PM The Granada Theatre Cameron Carpenter

The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma
Tickets go on sale 8/8/15 @ 10am

“Classical musicmaking rarely achieves this combination of spontaneity and superb craftsmanship.” The Washington Post

Under the direction of Yo-Yo Ma, the indefatigable Silk Road Ensemble returns for two glorious nights of globally-inspired musicianship. The Grammy-nominated collective of performers from Asia, Europe and the Americas combines superb technique with an eagerness to connect across cultures and musical traditions.
Sun 2/21/16 7:00PM The Granada Theatre The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma
Mon 2/22/16 8:00PM The Granada Theatre The Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma

Yuja Wang, piano
2015/2016 UCSB A&L
Yuja Wang, piano
Tickets go on sale 8/8/15 @ 10am

“Yuja Wang is a wonder… She displayed degrees of speed, agility and strength that may have been in violation of gravity’s laws.” Los Angeles Times

Lauded for her prodigious technique, the 28-year-old Chinese-born pianist Yuja Wang has been praised for her authority over the most complex technical demands of the repertoire and the depth of her musical insight, as well as her fresh interpretations and charismatic stage presence.
Mon 5/2/16 7:00PM The Granada Theatre Yuja Wang, piano