Benjamin David, while not a California native, is a Santa Barbara local and a child of the theatre it produces. Benjamin attends Westmont College in search of his Theatre Arts degree, with a feverish desire to act, direct, produce, design, and maybe even write a little. Having the good fortune of being placed in such a rich art environment, Benjamin hopes to osmose as much of it as he can, while being able to accurately represent its depth and beauty on such a global platform as Broadwayworld.com
BWW Reviews: Nothing Less Than Timeless: THE LAST FIVE YEARS Comes to Santa Barbara
April 17, 2013
Featuring Emily Jewell (a local favorite) as the aspiring actress Cathy Hiatt, and Elisha Schaefer as the vibrant and eccentric novelist Jamie Wellerstein, this production is sure to deliver both tears of joy and strife, as the story explores the discovery and complications of 'true' love through the lens of the inevitable.
Theatrical Opportunities Coming to Central California this March and April
February 24, 2013
With the end of winter fast approaching, there comes a very exciting time of year for theatre-makers everywhere. Awards shows are everywhere, Films and Musicals are a constant topic for any story-telling buff. But this time of year is especially special because all of these things inspire otherwise unearthed talent to show its true colors. Young, old and everywhere in between gather to share their love for performance in what can only be considered the greatest and closest community on the planet. So let's see some shows, shall we?