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Cerritos College celebrates Ecuadorian culture for Hispanic Heritage Month

Cerritos College celebrates Ecuadorian culture for Hispanic Heritage Month

Vivian Yglesias, Staff Writer

October 14, 2019

Cerritos College hosted an Ecuador musical and dance in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month on Oct. 9. The dance was performed by alumni students, Yolanda Villegas and backup dancers, dressed in Ecuadorian clothing and singing traditional Ecuadorian music. A speaker introduced Villegas and what...

Deadmau5’s Cubev3 Tour

Deadmau5’s Cubev3 Tour

Karen Miramontes, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Deadmau5, also known as Joel Zimmerman remains a prominent figure in the EDM world as he sold out five Los Angeles shows from his North American Cubev3 tour from Sept. 25th to the 29th at the famous Hollywood Palladium. Along with Deadmau5, his mau5trap prodigies Monstergetdown and i_o also performed...

Taste of Japan

Taste of Japan

Jazmin Aguayo, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

Taste of Japan, the first Japanese Festival at The Pike Outlets in Long Beach, showcased various Japanese culinary creations, pop culture, shopping, activities, entertainment and family activities for all its guests. The event took place Sept. 14, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The festival had many...

‘Adding Machine: A Musical’ is a timeless performance

‘Adding Machine: A Musical’ is a timeless performance

Eunice Barron, Co-Online Editor

May 16, 2019

The Associated Students at Cerritos College and the theater department presented a live musical of the 1923 adaptation drama of "The Adding Machine," and it was spectacular, well-produced and greatly choreographed. This live adaptation was highly entertaining and will leave anyone watching the show...

César Chávez comes to life on stage at Cerritos College

César Chávez comes to life on stage at Cerritos College

Oceana Christopher, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019

On April 2, students were treated to a special live performance by actor and educator Roberto Alcaraz to commemorate the life and legacy of Cesar Chavez, whose birthday, March 31, has been deemed a holiday in California, Arizona and Colorado. Alcaraz, who has a long list of TV and stage credits that...

Dance student strives to shoot for the stars

Dance student strives to shoot for the stars

Eunice Barron, Co-Online Editor

April 2, 2019

Every person has a passion of their own, for many the performing arts is a special calling for many special individuals such as Cerritos College student, Daniel Monroy, he has came a long way on discovering his passion for the arts. Monroy, dance major, has been dancing for Cerritos College for about...

A truly note-worthy concert

Edgar Mendoza, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

The Cerritos College Music Department and the Associated Students presented the Band and Orchestra Exchange Concert on Monday, providing a truly immersive experience reminiscent of a concert hall, all for free. The event was overseen by Dr. David Betancourt, director of bands and orchestra at Cerritos...

‘Almost, Maine’ is the perfect performance this holiday rom-com season

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

December 3, 2018

The Cerritos College Theatre Department production of “Almost, Maine,” which premiered Nov. 30, proved to be worth the price of admission as the cast pulled off a superb performance. “Almost, Maine” was an appropriate choice as cuffing and Hallmark movie season is upon us. The rom-com play...

Fall dance concert brought more than one style to the stage

Fall dance concert brought more than one style to the stage

Tiara White, Staff Writer

November 6, 2018

The Cerritos College Dance Department and the Associated Students of Cerritos College held the first showing of the annual Fall Dance concert. The first showing took place on Nov. 1, with two shows that followed on Nov. 2-3. Students from all backgrounds, talents and majors came together to showca...

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

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...

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