Huey Lewis and Joe Cocker Rock Out At the SB Bowl

I do like Huey Lewis and the News. Their earlier work was a little too New Wave for my taste, but after seeing them play at the Santa Barbara Bowl on Sunday night, I think they’ve really come into their own, commercially and artistically. After more than thirty years of activity, Huey still knows how […]

‘Scary Wives of Windsor’ at the Park

It is often said that Queen Elizabeth I commissioned The Merry Wives of Windsor, a spin-off of Shakespeare’s Henry IV, out of her fondness for the iconic character, “Sir John Falstaff.” That may be true, but in the Shakespeare in the Park commedia dell’arte adaptation, “The Scary Wives of Windsor,” Falstaff is largely pushed to […]