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Cerritos College production of ‘Oedipus the King’ proved commanding

Cerritos College production of ‘Oedipus the King’ proved commanding

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Performing Arts, Reviews

The Cerritos College Theatre Department demonstrated that they can perform and produce the ancient Greek drama, "Oedipus the King" with minor hitches. The play, written by ancient Greek playwright Sophocles, opened Oct. 5 and could be seen Oct. 6 and 11-14. The production exhibited that the black...

Bianca Bitches: My culture is not your costume

Bianca Bitches: My culture is not your costume

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Bianca Bitches

Here we are, the middle of October has crept upon us and found us costumeless for those overrated Halloween parties thrown by friends we met in a community college philosophy, political science or anthropology course who think they are the king of irony. Well, kiddos, there are a handful of ironic...

Ryan Gosling Dazzles Audience In “First Man”

Rebecca Aguila, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

"First Man" basically made the movie "Apollo 13" look like a puppet-show compared to this compelling movie directed by Damien Chazelle. On Oct. 12, "First Man" hit theaters to enchant movie-goers and fanatics on a journey into the life of the famous astronaut and engineer, Neil Armstrong. Ryan...

Spend time with the king of spooky, Tim Burton

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

October 17, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies

Looking for spooky basket fodder? Or just want to take part in the season and have a Halloween movie marathon, but you can't stand gore or being scared? Then grab your coziest blanket and take a look at this list of festive movies you can watch peacefully with the lights off. Tim Burton Of course...

Theatre makeup brings the haunt to life at Knott’s Scary Farm

Theatre makeup brings the haunt to life at Knott’s Scary Farm

Marilyn Parra and Tiara White

October 15, 2018


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment

The theatre makeup program's annual trip to Knott's Scary Farm allowed students to talk to special effect makeup artist and learn tips and tricks to improve their craft. They were taken to the annual trip on Oct. 7. Students in the program were able to get hands on experience in turning the witches...

‘Riverdale’ returns with a sensational, chilling season 3 premiere

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

The CW welcomed back its audience with the premiere of "Riverdale" on Oct. 10, with a suspenseful chilling third season and much anticipation of thrills by including a supernatural theme. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.l...

What to expect at the ultimate festival: Tropicalia

Rebecca Aguila, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Music

Among the many music festivals that happen in Southern California, Tropicalia Music and Taco Festival is welcoming a wide variety of upcoming artists and bands to perform this year. The two-day music festival will take place in the city of Long Beach on Nov. 3 - 4 at the Queen Mary. There are upcoming...

‘Apostle’ is the perfect spine-chilling film you’ll want to see

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

October 14, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

Within his new full-length film on Netflix "Apostle," Gareth Evans follows a rather new and different path that includes a full-fledged horror with a dark, nasty and discordant story surrounding a religious cult, which premiered on Oct. 12. It’s a chilling gore with incredible creativity, leaving the...

Netflix’s ‘Elite’ is so bloody exceptional

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

On Oct.5 Netflix's "Elite" brought an exceptional breath of fresh air in teen and young adult dramas with a murder mystery series also dealing with topics that included discrimination of the working class, HIV, homophobia, and Islamophobia. The plot is set on a prestigious private school, Las Encina...

New season of ‘Big Mouth’ is better, but still disgusting

Carmelita Islas Mendez, Managing Editor

October 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

The newest season of Netflix’s “Big Mouth” was finally released on Oct. 5 and it was conflicting to watch. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'zbfv--rtRCdv6qRWCGNXeg',sig:'evTsCsnNYKrbR2PjApN4FspDiJ1KbsfMIVKBVb_BJdU=',w:'594px',h:'500px',items:'1044873030'...

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