I am seeking. I am striving. I am in it with all of my heart.
-Vincent Van Gogh

The Books of 2017

by lesliedinaberg on January 11, 2018

So many books, so little time—part 11. My son started keeping a reading list in third grade, so I did too. This is the 11th year we’ve done this. My favorite books of 2017 were probably The Mothers, by Britt Bennett; Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie; Commonwealth by Ann Patchett; Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman; […]

The Granada Theatre’s new “Monday At The Movies” Series

by lesliedinaberg on September 5, 2014

Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts (SBCPA) recently announced the launch of MONDAY AT THE MOVIES!, a special series of films to be screened throughout the year in the Granada Theatre. The first in the film series will be Bugsy Malone on  on Monday, September 8 at 7 p.m. Bugsy Malone is a 1976 British musical gangster film, […]