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Betting on the Oscars?

Betting on the Oscars?

Jason Skiano, Contributing Writer

February 18, 2009

Filed under Events

Not that anyone at CSULB gambles, but one of the most fun activities concerning entertainment Kudos is divining the winners — whether to win some extra cash off your friends, or for a plain opportunity to...

Bringing the noise

Bringing the noise

Ann Austria, Diversions Editor

January 8, 2009

Filed under Events, Fine Arts

Pieces of tin, aluminum trash cans and old plastic buckets are what many would find in a junkyard, but for the cast of "Stomp" items like these serve as the tools for their music-making.The percussive hit ...

LA Live lights up the sky

Megan Clancy, Contributing Writer

December 14, 2008

Filed under Events

Los Angeles' newest entertainment complex debuted its newest attraction — LA Live's "Light of the Angles," a state of the art light show. A Christmas tree lighting ceremony also took place at the debut.Crowds already gathered at the Nokia Plaza, a $2.5 billion entertainment, dining, sports and residential venue, as early as 5 p.m. even though the first show did not start until 7 p.m.            When the clock hit 7 p.m.,...

Magic Castle is Disneyland for adults

Magic Castle is Disneyland for adults

Kyla Broderick, Contributing Writer

December 9, 2008

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Imagine pulling up to a old-world castle in the middle of Hollywood, lined with over 100 people dressed to the nines awaiting entry into this hidden world of magic and mystery.    After more tha...

New Hollywood nightclub not a “hot topic”

New Hollywood nightclub not a “hot topic”

Becky Kinder, Staff Writer

October 30, 2008

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Using the old Los Angeles Stock Exchange building, Versus Nightclub is the latest in new Hollywood hot-spots; at least that's what they're aiming for. The club boasts three levels, one of which is a super-exc...

‘Shipwrecked’ ghosts haunt Queen Mary decks

Colleen Donnelly, Editor in Chief

October 22, 2008

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With its own haunted history, the Queen Mary is the best place to have a fright fest that will keep people screaming.     Shipwreck features six mazes, three on the ship and three outside. While all the mazes give chills in their own way, the ones inside had the advantage of a naturally creepy setting.    There's something unnerving about seeing an empty pool on an old ship. I couldn't tell you exact...

Universal Studios Hollywood takes Halloween thrills to new extremes

Universal Studios Hollywood takes Halloween thrills to new extremes

Jonathan Oyama, Asst. News Editor

October 7, 2008

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Universal Studios Hollywood's Halloween Horror Nights may be the scariest amusement park fright I've ever had.    Universal Studios is easily the most visually frightening park during H...

Annual pirate craze invades Long Beach ‘Shoreline’

Annual pirate craze invades Long Beach ‘Shoreline’

September 14, 2008

 Feet were a-stompin', guns were a-bangin', swords were a-swingin', and pirates were a-laughin' at the annual Pirate Festival in Shoreline Village Saturday.The weather was 71 degrees Fahrenheit and the sun wa...