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Student Voice staff shares their take 2017 must-see films

Student Voice staff shares their take 2017 must-see films

Hannah Elders

February 15, 2018


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Movies are not only entertaining, but a fun escape from realty. They are much needed stress relievers for the busy life of a college student. The Student Voice shares their favorite must-see movies of 2017-18. The Post Review "The Post" is one of many incredible Oscar-nominated movies highlighting current...

Artist’s contemporary papercuts premier at MC Art Gallery

Artist’s contemporary papercuts premier at MC Art Gallery

Briana Barajas

January 27, 2018


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A new solo exhibit expresses hierarchies and movement through a contemporary paper-cutting technique.Lorraine Bubar opened her solo exhibit in the Moorpark College Art Gallery this week. Bubar’s depictions represent movement both within ecosystems and her own experiences. The MC Art Gallery, l...

Prepare to be blown away by MC Wind Ensemble

Prepare to be blown away by MC Wind Ensemble

Ian Cohen

December 1, 2017


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Moorpark College Wind Ensemble set to showcase legendary composers in its upcoming Music for a Sunday Afternoon concert. It’s hard to imagine what was going through the mind of the first person to pick up a piece of dried fruit shell and blow into it, creating what would be one of the first musical...

Speaking Movement brings joy to audience

Speaking Movement brings joy to audience

Rachel Desimone

November 30, 2017


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Dancers moved with passion and grace during the opening night of Speaking Movement, the annual Fall Dance Concert. The dance concert went from Nov. 16. to 19. Over half of seats in the Moorpark Performing Arts Center were filled with students, family members, and supporters all excited to celebrate th...

Student showcase One Acts on Nov. 29

Student showcase One Acts on Nov. 29

Chelsi Espiritu and Lisette Davies Ward

November 28, 2017


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Student writers and directors will showcase their original plays at the Black Box Theatre on Nov. 29, at 6:30 p.m. The Student One Acts are performances, usually 15-25 minutes long, that have been directed and written by Moorpark College students.“It’s a chance for students to display th...

Holiday Lights concert promises music, singing and merriment

Holiday Lights concert promises music, singing and merriment

Ian Cohen

November 16, 2017


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Although living in Southern Calif. may be cause for Jack Frost to stay away due to the warmer temperatures, it doesn’t mean that we can’t roast chestnuts on an open fire and sing a chorus or two. In fact, on Sat. Dec. 2, the Moorpark College student orchestra and choir will perform its ann...

Find your holiday gifts at a student art sale

Find your holiday gifts at a student art sale

Lisette Davies Ward

November 15, 2017


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The much-awaited Moorpark College Student Ceramics/Art Sale has finally arrived. This event showcases a cornucopia of art pieces made by ceramics students and other art students at Moorpark College. "It is filled with student work for sale such as ceramics and sculptures, paintings and prints, even tie-...

Moorpark College jazz ensembles ready to get down

Moorpark College jazz ensembles ready to get down

Ian Cohen

November 15, 2017


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During the Jazz Age of the 1920s, quite a bit of jargon was coined by trendsetters in zoot suits. Terms like “cool,” “hip,” and “crib” are still in use to this day. In addition to all of this timeless jargon, the Jazz Age also represents a significant era of musical innovation, and it...

‘Speaking Movement’ Dance Concert opens November 19 at Moorpark College Performing Arts Center.

‘Speaking Movement’ Dance Concert opens November 19 at Moorpark College Performing Arts Center.

Lisette Davies Ward

November 15, 2017


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Moorpark College's Dance Department is wrapping up ten weeks of rehearsals for this fall’s dance concert. ‘Speaking Movement’ debuts Thursday, November 16 at the Performing Arts Center. This multi-faceted concert, co-directed by dance professors Vivian Goldes and Robert Salas, is a collaboration...

A ‘Writers’ Workshop: everyone welcome’ free, extra curricular activity this semester!

A ‘Writers’ Workshop: everyone welcome’ free, extra curricular activity this semester!

Lisette Davies Ward

November 15, 2017


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Moorpark College’s best kept secret might be a free, weekly non-credit writing workshop that is open to everyone on campus. Moorpark College English professor Sandra Hunter created ‘Writers Workshop: everyone welcome,' and has been running it every Thursday this fall. A published, multiple ...

‘Angels, Demons and Monsters’ take over student art gallery

‘Angels, Demons and Monsters’ take over student art gallery

Danny Corrigan

November 7, 2017


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Students recently got to showcase their art pieces in an exhibit based around the theme of "Angels, Demons and Monsters." The pieces dealt with broad themes related to Halloween and the supernatural."Its really cool to see how under one common theme of 'Angels, Demons and Monsters' people can create al...

Illusionists to appear at Fred Kavli Theater in Thousand Oaks

Illusionists to appear at Fred Kavli Theater in Thousand Oaks

Ian Cohen

November 6, 2017


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Ooos, ahhhs, and thunderous applause is likely to fill the Fred Kavli Theater in Thousand Oaks, when the Champions of Magic unveil a myriad of spectacular illusions on Fri. Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m. Across the pond, the Champions of Magic have been performing to packed houses in London’s West End for th...