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César Chávez comes to life on stage at Cerritos College

César Chávez comes to life on stage at Cerritos College

April 9, 2019

On April 2, students were treated to a special live performance by actor and educator Roberto Alcaraz to commemorate the life...

Daniel Monroy, he has came a long way on discovering his passion for the arts. Monroy has been dancing for Cerritos College for about two years.

Dance student strives to shoot for the stars

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...

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 College. The concert featured the Paramount High...

‘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 was filled with on-the-nose jokes and plenty of moments...

Students and faculty at Cerritos College collaborate and put together the fall Dance Concert. The concert took place at the Burnight Theatre. Photo credit: Steve Rosa

Fall dance concert brought more than one style to the stage

November 6, 2018

The Cerritos College Dance Department and the Associated Students of Cerritos College held the first showing of the annual Fall...

The Cerritos College Theatre Department put together the ancient Greek play,

Cerritos College production of ‘Oedipus the King’ proved commanding

October 17, 2018

The Cerritos College Theatre Department demonstrated that they can perform and produce the ancient Greek drama, "Oedipus the King"...

Photo credit: Theater Department

Cast gives shakespeare a try

October 11, 2017

For students such as Jacob Rodriguez, who plays the male lead in Cerritos College’s Romeo and Juliet, the rhythm of iambic pentameter...

Director teaches Shakespeare to actors, satisfying reason for becoming an educator

Benjamin Garcia

October 10, 2017

For students such as Jacob Rodriguez, who plays the male lead in the Cerritos College's Romeo and Juliet, the rhythm of iambic pentameter is a "challenge" as Director F. Reed Brown puts it. According to Brown, it's one of the many reason he decided to become an educator. When asked about difficulties he faced while in production of the stage play...

Dance concert emotional for dancers partaking

Benjamin Garcia

March 13, 2017

For many dancers, this spring dance concert was one that bared a deep emotional meaning. As dance major Rebecca Joy Herrera said earlier this year, "this semester we're all working on powerful pieces," explaining that it would be Janet Sanderson's last concert before retirement, making the concert more emotional. At the Burnight Center Theatre on...

curtsey of Cerritos College Theater Department.

Our Lady of 121st leaves audience with an array of emotions

March 1, 2017

A new theatrical play was performed at Cerritos College called, “Our Lady of 121st Street." On Friday, Feb. 24, the theater...

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