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July 27, 2017: “Prepare to laugh when ‘Fools’ takes the stage” (Coastal View News)

June 28, 2017: “Local Musicians Play it Cool in Jazz at the Playhouse” (Noozhawk)

February 23, 2017: “A Walk in the Woods” Coming to Plaza Playhouse Theater (Independent)

February 20, 2017: Student Musicians Benefit from Talent Showcase in Carpinteria (KEYT)

January 9, 2017: Art Imitates Life in Improv at Plaza Playhouse (Noozhawk)

December 8, 2016: 2016 Closes with Plaza Playhouse Benefit and New Releases from S.B. Artists (Independent)

June 23, 2016: Paul Mann: A Salute to Music Legends at Plaza Playhouse Theater (Noozhawk)

May 3, 2016: Plaza Playhouse Theater to Screen Classic Concert Flick ‘Monterey Pop’ (Noozhawk)

April 14, 2016: BWW Review: The Women of Cedar Creek Dismantle with Great Care (

April 13, 2016: Plaza Playhouse Theater to Celebrate 88 Years of Entertainment With ‘Casablanca’ Screening (Noozhawk)

April 8, 2016: On Stage: “The Women of Cedar Creek” (Casa Magazine)

March 7, 2016: Plaza Playhouse Theater to Present ‘The Women of Cedar Creek’ by Catherine Ann Jones (Noozhawk)

November 9, 2015: ‘A Christmas Carol’ Sets the Holiday Stage at the Plaza Playhouse Theater in Carpinteria (Noozhawk)

October 12, 2015: Dogsbreath Devereaux, The Dastardly Doctor Or Nurses! Foiled Again By Bill St. John (Independent)

October 4, 2015: Boo, Hiss, Ah! Plaza Playhouse Theater Brings Bill St. John Melodrama to the Stage (Noozhawk)

July 16, 2015: Over the River and Through the Woods Explores the Gap Between Generations (Independent)

January 21, 2015: Brooklyn Boy at the Plaza Playhouse Theater (Independent)

May 30, 2015: Non-Profit of the Week – Plaza Playhouse Theater (Edhat)

April 30, 2015: Modern Americana Music Alive and Well at Plaza Playhouse Theater in Carpinteria (Noozhawk)

April 26, 2015: Herb Pedersen Talks Chris Hillman, Desert Rose Band and Plaza Playhouse Theater Show (Noozhawk)

April 23, 2015: Barney Brantingham: As Time Goes By (Independent)

March 12, 2015: Whiskey Chimp, Jonny Two Bags Bring Americana Music to Plaza Playhouse in Carpinteria (Noozhawk)

February 17, 2015: Shirley Jones, Marty Ingels Star in “Love Letters” at Plaza Playhouse Theater (Noozhawk)

January 21, 2015: Review: Brooklyn Boy at the Plaza Playhouse Theater (Independent)

January 9, 2015: Plaza Playhouse Theater Screening Extended Cut of 1968’s ‘Elvis Comeback Special’ (Noozhawk)

January 8, 2015: Elvis Presley Rocks Carpinteria’s Plaza Playhouse Theater (Noozhawk)

January 8, 2015: Playtime for Prominent Producer (Montecito Journal)

January 8, 2015: DIJO Brings “Brooklyn Boy” to Carpinteria (Independent)

August 21, 2014: Film of 1964 Rock ‘n Roll “T.A.M.I. Show” (SBSeasons)

August 20, 2014: 50th Anniversary of the T.A.M.I. Show (KCSB)

August 4, 2014: Crooked Eye Tommy Gives a Frsh Sound to the Blues on UPcoming CD and Debut Concert (LA Beat)

July 25, 2014: Original Film of 1964 Rock ‘n Roll “T.A.M.I. Show” comes to the Plaza Playhouse Theater (NPRN)

July 22, 2014: Review: Five Women Wearing the Same Dress (Independent)

May 2, 2014: Plaza Playhouse Theater Set for 86th Birthday Party in Carpinteria (KEYT 3)

April 4, 2014: Plaza Playhouse Theater to Celebrate 86th Anniversary with “Casablanca” Screening (Noozhawk)

February 16, 2014: Alan Parsons Reintroduces the Beatles in Reflective Q&A (Noozhawk)

July 30, 2013: Leroy Lee, Jamey Geston to Play Friday at Plaza Playhouse Theater (Noozhawk)

July 11, 2013: “Airplane!” star lands in Carpinteria (Coastal View News)

July 7, 2013: Old-Time Radio Shows Come Alive with Carpinteria’s Plaza Playhouse Theater (Noozhawk)

May 31, 2013: Sonic Boom (SBNewsPress Scene Magazine)

May 1, 2013: Plaza Playhouse Theater + KCSB Present Tom Brosseau + Sean Watkins In Concert (

November 27, 2012: John McEuen Makes Surprise Stop at Carpinteria Plaza Playhouse (Noozhawk)

February 17, 2012: Jake Shimabukuro plays Carpinteria Plaza Theater (

February 13, 2012: Jake Shimabukuro at the Plaza Playhouse Theater (

July 7, 2011: Killing Memories at the Plaza Playhouse Theater in Carpinteria (

June 11, 2011: Ambrosia to Take Stage at Carpinteria’s Plaza Playhouse Theater (Noozhawk)