Vegans get chicken-dancey

Danielle Carson, Design Director
September 30, 2014
Filed under Diversions

Saturday will go down in history as the first time vegans and animal rights activists will do the chicken dancing while gorging themselves on strudel, sausages and beer. Vegan Oktoberfest was created by David Edward Burke and Jill Ryther, a couple of Los Angeles animal rights attorneys who envisioned... Read more »

The seasons are a-changing

Jesus Ambrosio, Diversions Editor
September 30, 2014
Filed under Diversions

Forty years in, and Saturday Night Live has not lost any of its charm. The show returned this weekend for its season premiere with host Chris Pratt and a couple new cast members. Feature players who were only on the cast for one season John Milhiser, ... Read more »

Dark Harbor haunts Queen Mary

Michelle Siebert, Contributing Writer
September 30, 2014
Filed under Diversions

The haunted history of the Queen Mary will come to life at the annual Dark Harbor Halloween season event. Monsters, mazes, rides, attractions, food and other live entertainment such as DJ’s and bands will perform at the Queen Mary on selected nights from Oct. 2 to Nov. 2. New attractions this... Read more »

Clowning around downtown

Clowning around downtown

Michelle Siebert, Contributing Writer
September 30, 2014
Filed under Diversions, Showcase

Four Clowns partnered with the Art Council for Long Beach on Sunday to conduct a clowning workshop; the event taught physical theater and basic clowning techniques with the help of dance and music. Four Clowns is a Los Angeles... Read more »

Dance films at the Beach

Dance films at the Beach

Brandi Johnson , Contributing Writer
September 30, 2014
Filed under Diversions, Showcase

As the sun to set, dancers, directors and dance enthusiast gathered in the dance department’s courtyard for the 6th annual 4 The Camera Outdoor Dance Film Festival. Around 50 people attended, some people sat on the rock boulders in the courtyard while... Read more »

CSULB gets wild with outdoor selfies

Pumi Phipathanananth, Contributing Writer
September 29, 2014
Filed under Diversions, News

Competitors at Cal State Long Beach’s Outdoor Adventure Club took selfies on the sand for points on Saturday as part of a national Outdoor Nation Campus Challenge that will last... Read more »

CSULB theater department is rolling along

Paige Pelonis, Editor in Chief
September 29, 2014
Filed under Diversions

The Cal State Long Beach University Player’s will roll out the fall semester season with a play-turned-musical from the 1930s: Merrily We Roll Along – book by George Furth and music and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim – will open on campus on Thursday at 8 p.m. Former CSULB... Read more »

The Queen Mary turns 80

The Queen Mary turns 80

Michelle Siebert, Staff Writer
September 29, 2014
Filed under Diversions

The Queen Mary’s 80th anniversary was celebrated aboard the Queen with displays, singing, dancing and a 20-foot long cake of a replica of the ship. The Grand Ballroom was decorated with balloons and artwork, including oil paintings of the Queen Mary. Everette... Read more »