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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...

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ offers bright adventure for audiences

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ offers bright adventure for audiences

March 9, 2018

As one of the most highly-acclaimed sci-fi novels in the literary world, “A Wrinkle in Time” has finally made it to the big screen and in a strong fashion. The film follows Meg Murray (Storm Reid)...

The Samsung Galaxy S9 offers modest upgrades

The Samsung Galaxy S9 offers modest upgrades

Bobby Yagake, Multimedia Managing Editor

March 4, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Reviews, Today

Some people complain that all smartphones feel the same, even after new releases and upgrades. But what should matter most is if the phone has a new processor and the latest software. Samsung delivers o...

Keep it 100 with ‘Atlanta: Robbin’ Season’

Keep it 100 with ‘Atlanta: Robbin’ Season’

March 4, 2018

When Donald Glover debuted his new series, “Atlanta” of which he created, starred, wrote and executively produced, in 2016, it blew everyone away. Despite a quick renewal by network FX, it was a...

Matt’s Munchies: Beach City Deli & BBQ

Matt’s Munchies: Beach City Deli & BBQ

February 28, 2018

Finding a good spot to eat is hard. Finding a good spot to eat while juggling classes, clubs and other involvement on campus is even harder. But there are hidden gems found across Long Beach if one is wil...

The Long Beach International City Theatre presents a musical love story

The Long Beach International City Theatre presents a musical love story

February 25, 2018

Audience members watched Friday night as Jerusha Abbott poured her heart out in the musical production “Daddy Long Legs” produced by Mary Jo DuPrey at International City Theater. The play begins with a mostly empty stage, home ...

‘Game Night’ delivers on laughs and intrigue

‘Game Night’ delivers on laughs and intrigue

February 25, 2018

Screenwriters John Francis Daley and Jonathan M. Goldstein have secretly been the driving force behind a lot of major comedy hits over the past seven years, including “Horrible Bosses” and “Spider-Man...

CalRep’s “Dreamers” gives perspective on DACA

CalRep’s “Dreamers” gives perspective on DACA

February 18, 2018

True accounts were brought to stage in “Dreamers: Aqui y Alla” to explore today’s political and social climate of being a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival recipient. California Repertory Compan...