Great holiday gift ideas

Give the person who has everything an experience! Ventura Travel Programs offers 6 exciting performances starting in January that make great gifts – at the Pantages and Ahmanson Theatres in Los Angeles and the Granada Theatre and UCSB Campbell Hall in Santa Barbara.

Park at Ventura City Hall (501 Poli Street), hop aboard the Art Adventure Bus and leave the driving to us! Each trip offers a few hours for a pre or post-show meal on your own. Use codes below for more information and to buy tickets online at www.cityofventura.net/register or call 658-4726 (M-F 8-5).

Peking Acrobats at the Granada
#7555 Sunday, Jan. 15 (11:30 am-5:30 pm $65)
These masters of agility astonish audiences with juggling, balancing, tumbling and trick-cycling

“Rent” at the Pantages
#8060 Saturday, January 28 (11 am-5 pm $95)
Jonathan Larson recast “La Bohème” as a musical about young artists struggling in New York

Canada Ballet BC at the Granada
#7557 Friday, February 3 (5:30-11 pm $70)
A company of exquisite classical and contemporary dancers performs bold new choreography

Hansel and Gretel at UCSB
#7558 Sunday, February 12 (11am-6:30 pm $40)
The Grimm Brothers Band will rock ‘n’ roll this fairytale on a stage inspired by Lemony Snicket

“Into the Woods” at the Ahmanson
#8068 Saturday, April 8 (11 am-5 pm $85)
Stephen Sondheim’s classic musical features your favorite Brothers Grimm storybook characters

Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile at the Granada
#7559 Tuesday, May 2 (4:30-10:30 pm $90) The “Goat Rodeo Sessions” bluegrass, jazz and classical virtuosos explore an all-Bach program

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