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Antigone X displays a strong cast that takes on loyalty, romance, ego and religion

Antigone X displays a strong cast that takes on loyalty, romance, ego and religion

April 1, 2018

Within the first five minutes of “Antigone X,” the audience was enamored by the majestic movements of a ritual dance being performed by actors to honor the gods in the play. This scene set up the res...

In Photos: School of Art galleries

In Photos: School of Art galleries

March 21, 2018

This week's School of Art galleries, adjacent from the Fine Arts buildings features ideas of changing throughout one's life and challenging the patriarchal images regularly presented of women. Luis...

Debut MFA Dance Concert Brings Viewers “Beyond the Pale”

Debut MFA Dance Concert Brings Viewers “Beyond the Pale”

Logan Cross, Contributing Writer

March 14, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Fine Arts, Showcase, Today

Procreation, loss and slasher films — the Cal State Long Beach Dance Department’s MFA debut thesis concert offers all these themes in “Beyond The Pale,” a presentation of three new dance works by cho...

Cal Rep sparks conversation about racism with its latest performance

Cal Rep sparks conversation about racism with its latest performance

March 11, 2018

Cal Rep’s latest performance forces us to look at history through different eyes. “Proud to Present” follows the emotionally-charged journey of six actors coming together to present a historically accur...

Cal Rep is “Proud to Present” a new meta performance

Cal Rep is “Proud to Present” a new meta performance

March 6, 2018

History can be hard to grapple with. The tragic decisions of ancestors and cultures laid out in precise moments of flawed reasoning, especially at the expense of others, can be difficult to confront. ...

Bob Cole Conservatory celebrates 10 years

Bob Cole Conservatory celebrates 10 years

February 28, 2018

Most students who attend the Bob Cole Conservatory of Music practice at least six hours a day, attend all of their classes and juggle jobs and a social life. One thing most of these students don’t have ...