Sunday, June 24 , 2018, 4:17 pm | Overcast 69º


SBCC Presents Six One-Act Comedies Rolled into One

Johnny Waaler, Paisley ForsterSaunders and Benjamin McSherry in the SBCC Student Showcase production of Comedies by David Ives.
Johnny Waaler, Paisley ForsterSaunders and Benjamin McSherry in the SBCC Student Showcase production of Comedies by David Ives. (Ben Crop)

SBCC Theatre Arts Department presents a Student Showcase production of Comedies by David Ives, Nov. 9-19, in the Jurkowitz Theatre on SBCC’s West Campus.


Directed by Maggie Mixsell, students will perform six of Ives’ comedies all rolled into one presentation. The one-acts featured will be Arabian Nights, Universal Language, Time Flies, Foreplay, Words, Words, Words, and A Singular Guy.


The show will feature: Burak Atsan, Blake Benlan, Paul Brooks, Paisley ForsterSaunders, J. Dean Garcia, Linnea Gustafsson, Austin Hall, Malena McKaba, Benjamin McSherry, Shay Munroe, Eric Naiff, Kerstin Nguyen, Lovisa Samuelsson, Kendrick Surrell and Johnny Waaler.

Performances will be at 7:30 p..m. Wednesday through Saturday Nov. 9-19; 2 p.m. Sunday Nov. 13 and Saturday Nov. 19. The 2 p.m. Nov. 13, performance will be live-captioned for the hearing-impaired.

Ticket prices are $18 general/$15 seniors/$10 students and seating is general admission. Due to the intimate nature of the Jurkowitz Theatre, no late seating is permitted.

Parking is free and near the theater on SBCC’s West Campus, 900 block of Cliff Drive. Call the Garvin Theatre Box Office, 965-5935, or buy tickets online at

— Pamela Lasker for The Theatre Group at SBCC.


Support Noozhawk Today

You are an important ally in our mission to deliver clear, objective, high-quality professional news reporting for Santa Barbara, Goleta and the rest of Santa Barbara County. Join the Hawks Club today to help keep Noozhawk soaring.

We offer four membership levels: $5 a month, $10 a month, $25 a month or $1 a week. Payments can be made through PayPal below, or click here for information on recurring credit-card payments.

Thank you for your vital support.

Become a Noozhawk Supporter

First name
Last name
Enter your email
Select your membership level

Payment Information

You are purchasing:

Payment Method

Pay by Credit Card:

Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Discover

Pay with Apple Pay or Google Pay:

Noozhawk partners with Stripe to provide secure invoicing and payments processing.

  • Ask
  • Vote
  • Investigate
  • Answer

Noozhawk Asks: What’s Your Question?

Welcome to Noozhawk Asks, a new feature in which you ask the questions, you help decide what Noozhawk investigates, and you work with us to find the answers.

Here’s how it works: You share your questions with us in the nearby box. In some cases, we may work with you to find the answers. In others, we may ask you to vote on your top choices to help us narrow the scope. And we’ll be regularly asking you for your feedback on a specific issue or topic.

We also expect to work together with the reader who asked the winning questions to find the answer together. Noozhawk’s objective is to come at questions from a place of curiosity and openness, and we believe a transparent collaboration is the key to achieve it.

The results of our investigation will be published here in this Noozhawk Asks section. Once or twice a month, we plan to do a review of what was asked and answered.

Thanks for asking!

Click Here to Get Started >

Reader Comments

Noozhawk is no longer accepting reader comments on our articles. Click here for the announcement. Readers are instead invited to submit letters to the editor by emailing them to [email protected]. Please provide your full name and community, as well as contact information for verification purposes only.

Daily Noozhawk

Subscribe to Noozhawk's A.M. Report, our free e-Bulletin sent out every day at 4:15 a.m. with Noozhawk's top stories, hand-picked by the editors.

Sign Up Now >