An Evening with Samantha Bee


“Unapologetic feminist”, “bitingly funny”, “news junkie” and one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World are just a few ways to describe Arlington Theatre’s upcoming guest- Samantha Bee. This October 5, spend an evening with “the fiercest, funniest host on TV” as Samantha Bee entertains through a moderated conversation surrounding a variety of topics.


About Samantha Bee

As a female comedian, writer, producer, political commentator, actress, media critic and television host, Samantha Bee has had an impressive career thus far. In 2003, Samantha rose to fame as the only female (until 2008) and longest-serving regular correspondent on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show alate-night “fake news” program that focuses primarily on political and news satire. In 2015, Samantha decided to depart The Daily Show and start her own show, Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. With the show’s debut, Samantha became the first woman to host a late-night satire show and after a successful first season, the show was renewed for a second season throughout 2017. Most recently, Samantha Bee made the list as one of Time Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People.


The Evening    

On October 5, you will have the opportunity to witness Samantha Bee’s humor and wit firsthand as she participates in a moderated conversation at the Arlington Theatre. The night will begin at 8pm and tickets are on sale now. For more details about the event, visit the Arlington Theatre web page.



Tickets for this event are on sale now and can be either be purchased through Arlington Theatre at (805) 963-4408 or through ticketmaster. Remaining tickets cost $85 each, however UCSB students can obtain discounted tickets for $28/ticket. For additional information, visit the University of California Santa Barbara Arts & Lectures page.


As you purchase your tickets, don’t forget to book a place to stay! For this night, consider checking in to the Inn at East Beach– an affordable and beautiful boutique hotel located near the Arlington Theatre.



Samantha Bee

Where: The Arlington Theatre | 1317 State St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

When: October 5 at 8pm

Admission: $85



Inn at East Beach    

Whatever makes your ideal California weekend getaway, the Inn at East Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara is here to help you stay well- and well within your budget! 1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103. 805.965.0546