Arts & Entertainment

Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2

By | 2017-05-18T08:08:37+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment, Home Feature 2, Movies/TV|

New addition to the MCU brings humor Guardians of the Galaxy vol. 2 focuses on the Guardians, a ragtag collection of rogue-like heroes. Many people remember Guardians of the Galaxy, the first installment in The Guardians of the Galaxy series. It received praise from many critics for its witty humor. Guardians of the [...]

Recap: FC Choirs win big at Heritage Festival

By | 2017-04-18T14:42:47+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Arts & Entertainment, Music|

Last Thursday, March 30, the campus choirs, jazz band and Bellezza, left on a four-day adventure to Anaheim for the Worldstrides Heritage Festival at Fullerton College. Early Thursday morning they started their trip headed for Southern California.

New movie sparks controversy in religious conversation

By | 2017-05-10T10:37:35+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment|

Since publishing of its original book version by William P. Young, "The Shack" has received much criticism from Christians in particular. Though looked on as a Christian novel, this story together with its author is repeatedly accused of heresy and failure to correctly interpret the Bible.

Wordless show provides unique take on making music

By | 2017-05-10T10:39:02+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment, Features|

Almost all New York shows contain classic music and timeless characters that speak for themselves in the greatest plays of all time. But one in particular does not speak at all, but rather throws away tradition in their joyful take on street music. Stomp is a clever wordless show with an eight-member cast. The characters use random objects from the streets, such as garbage cans and push brooms, to make beautiful music and mischievous humor.

Steak ‘n Shake expands to Central Valley

By | 2017-05-10T10:39:14+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment|

A land dominated by fast food chains such as In-N-Out and McDonald's, now boasts yet another chain. One of the oldest fast food chains in America is continuing to expand into The Golden State. Steak ‘n Shake, established in Illinois in 1934, operates as a casual restaurant and fast food chain with locations mainly in the Midwest and southern United States. Their 544 locations worldwide serve as a fast-food and sit-down-dinner hybrid.

Elaborate costumes bring Broadway number to life

By | 2017-03-16T21:37:44+00:00 March 14th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment, Home Feature 2, Reviews, Theatre|

Many shows filter in and out of Broadway in New York, moving as fast as the people walking the streets. But, Disney’s The Lion King happens to be a staple show, considered a classic by many. The show first premiered on October 15, 1997 and is still going on strong, with about eight shows a [...]

Kong: Skull Island Movie Review

By | 2017-03-16T13:06:18+00:00 March 13th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies/TV|

Although he is an icon of the movie industry, the last time King Kong was seen on screen was in Peter Jackson’s 2005 positively-received (but lengthy) remake of the original. Kong: Skull Island is only loosely based on the movies that precede it; the only thing similar between them is the ape himself. Kong’s size is the most significant change director Jordan Vogt-Roberts makes to the character. Boasting a height more than three times larger than his previous incarnations, Kong towers over the humans (and the scenery) in the movie. If he were to attempt to hang on to the Empire State Building, it would collapse.

Feature Art No. 13 – Pretty Colors

By | 2017-02-10T12:27:07+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment, Feature Art|

Description: Belmont began by grabbing a selection of her favorite colors in the pallet and mixed them in swirl motions on a piece of Bristol paper. I found a line drawing on Pinterest and decided to incorporate it into my painting with sharpie. This creation is apart of a 3 piece series she is doing called Feelings.

Teens connect through media applications

By | 2017-02-09T10:32:10+00:00 February 8th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment, Home Feature 2|

Smartphone applications are a large part of a new technology’s success and a big contributing factor for purchasing a smartphone. Being able to respond to emails, call, engage on social media, and relax are all applications connected to one device. Today most teenagers possess a smartphone whether it be from Apple, Android, etc., and certain applications are commonly found as favorites in this age group.

Promo: Campus drama to perform ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’

By | 2017-02-23T10:59:03+00:00 February 8th, 2017|Arts & Entertainment, Home Feature 1, News|

The drama team will be stepping into the shoes of "The Peanuts". “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” will be orchestrated by Kyle Dodson and performed on Feb. 24 and 27. The main characters of this play are Charlie Brown and Lucie. These two have a complicated relationship but uniquely make the entire Charlie Brown series.

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