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Get ready with LBSU’s ‘Cabaret’

Get ready with LBSU’s ‘Cabaret’

Rachel Barnes, Arts and Life Editor

February 20, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Events, Showcase, Today

The night before the opening of “Cabaret” had cast and crew alike busy and buzzing, trying to perfect their show. Since early December, the crew has been putting in hours of work a day to get “C...

LBSU highlights queer voices at #BlackQueerStories

LBSU highlights queer voices at #BlackQueerStories

February 20, 2019

The smell of jambalaya and pizza took over the room as a group of students and faculty hurried in University Student Union room 205 for a night full of sharing their authentic stories. Attendees gathered ...

LBSU needs to put its money where its mouth is

LBSU needs to put its money where its mouth is

Sahara Barba, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Opinions, Showcase, Today

When Long Beach State students look back on their time at this school, instead of remembering that our volleyball team received a championship title or that we’re one of the only universities with s...

Thursday Night Live with the Long Beach Sketch Show

Thursday Night Live with the Long Beach Sketch Show

February 18, 2019

Everybody needs a good laugh once in a while. Put on by Held2gether and the Long Beach Playhouse, this year’s Long Beach Sketch Show will feature 11 main comedy sketches, and, for the first time eve...

Artists focus on the magic of Latinx culture

Artists focus on the magic of Latinx culture

February 18, 2019

Radically different art styles examine shared culture and a respect and fascination with the mystical in “W*tch B*tch,” an exhibit presented by animation majors Kim De León, Nathalie Juarez and C...

10th annual Long Beach Comic Expo returns to its roots

10th annual Long Beach Comic Expo returns to its roots

February 17, 2019

From a jaw-dropping group of steampunk Star Wars bounty hunters to an eyebrow-raising Flo from Progressive insurance, the Long Beach Comic Expo successfully brought out a crowd that has long defined t...

‘Apex Legends’ changes the game

‘Apex Legends’ changes the game

February 17, 2019

“Apex Legends” is the newest game to enter the “Battle Royale” genre of gaming and has reached 25 million players in just one week of release. A “Battle Royale” game usually takes place on an island where players are dropped off and must fight u...

Contemporary Dance Concert highlights student choreographers

Contemporary Dance Concert highlights student choreographers

Paula Kiley, Multimedia Managing Editor

February 13, 2019

Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase, Today

Fourteen undergraduate choreographers explore a wide range of themes from aesthetic beauty to the young adult experience in this semester’s Contemporary Dance Concert. Nine works will premiere at the...