Student Voice

‘I Like Scary Movies’ art exhibit comes to Los Angeles, bringing iconic movie scenes to life

‘I Like Scary Movies’ art exhibit comes to Los Angeles, bringing iconic movie scenes to life

By Alex Behunin

April 23, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Horror movie fans can now walk through some of history's iconic movie moments in a new interactive pop-up exhibit. "I Like Horror Movies" pop-up exhibit came to Los Angeles on April 4 and will be going on until Sunday, June 16. The pop-up exhibit has timed a 15-minute entry to avoid the long wait line...

Art students learn professional skills from the Gallery Practices class

Art students learn professional skills from the Gallery Practices class

By Natalie Hyman

April 22, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

It is not often that art students get the chance to plan and execute their very own gallery, from the beginning "light bulb" moments of inspiration to the very final touches. It can be difficult for students to handle the whole process on their own, which is why having a "how-to" class serves them we...

Moorpark College DJs give a spectacular performance at the Student Showcase

Moorpark College DJs give a spectacular performance at the Student Showcase

By Emily Ledesma

April 10, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

On Saturday, April 6, the Music Technology Program partnered with current and former student DJs to present the first showcase of "entirely student-produced electronic music".The highly anticipated event was held in the Black Box Theater on campus, a room that closely resembles a club atmosphere. Two s...

Review: Take a break from FPS’s and Battle Royales, try Ace Combat 7 instead

Review: Take a break from FPS’s and Battle Royales, try Ace Combat 7 instead

By John Louie Menorca

April 7, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Getting home after a particularly rough day, some may have the desire to just sit down and play some video games. What to play? Do you really want to be tactical with Tom Clancy’s The Division 2? Or do you prefer to hop online with some friends and play a couple of rounds of Apex Legends? If yo...

Review: ‘Shazam!’ the light of hope the DCEU needed

Review: ‘Shazam!’ the light of hope the DCEU needed

By Luis Miron

April 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

"Shazam!" is the 7th movie installment of the DC Extended Universe and with its release Friday, April 5, the movie is bringing the hope of a brighter future for the fans of the DC movie universe. "Shazam!" seems to have learned from previous failures of the movies that came before it. It takes a brighte...

Free computer programs made available to students through campus IT department

Free computer programs made available to students through campus IT department

By Arianna Arias

April 2, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Moorpark College’s Instructional Technology (IT) department supports free campus programs that offer experiences for students in digital fields. These programs are offered in several technical fields including the engineering club, the graphic design department, and the game design discipline.Dan McMichael...

Diane Williams explores social issues with her unconventional art exhibit, ‘INcongruence’

Diane Williams explores social issues with her unconventional art exhibit, ‘INcongruence’

By Natalie Hyman

March 20, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Diane Williams is a dynamic artist who takes her life journey and makes it into a versatile visual experience that makes people question cultural and societal norms. Her exhibit, which is currently being displayed in the Moorpark College Art Gallery, is called “INcongruence,” which she in...

Spring Spectacular attracts hundreds of visitors on opening days

Spring Spectacular attracts hundreds of visitors on opening days

By Margot Rowe

March 20, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

This year's Spring Spectacular, "Zootastic Beasts and How to Save Them," drew over 350 guests at the biggest event of the year, held at America's Teaching Zoo at Moorpark College. Guests were treated to some tasty food vendors, animal interactions, behind the scene tours, and endless activities. "We h...

Review: Monty Python’s musical adaptation, ‘Spamalot,’ delivers an evening of comical relief

Review: Monty Python’s musical adaptation, ‘Spamalot,’ delivers an evening of comical relief

By Natalie Hyman

March 8, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The musical "Monty Python’s Spamalot" by Eric Idle and directed by John Loprieno is an effervescent spoof-of-a-spoof comedy show based on "Monty Python and the Holy Grail". This musical is meant to liven up an old 1975 movie and bring a new, modern element to it, all the while poking fun at its...

Underdog A cappella group Dynamix competes in internationally renown tournament for the title

Underdog A cappella group Dynamix competes in internationally renown tournament for the title

By Natalie Hyman

March 7, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Dynamix, Moorpark College’s recently-formed A cappella group took the stage for the second time ever on Saturday, Feb. 23 at the 2019 International Championship of Collegiate A cappella (ICCA) West Quarter finals. They were the fifth group to perform out of seven A cappella groups and sung four ch...

Moorpark Review invites students to display their artistic talent for 20th-anniversary edition

Moorpark Review invites students to display their artistic talent for 20th-anniversary edition

By Tessa Sever

March 4, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Celebrating their 20th anniversary, the Moorpark Review is back to showcase the art its college students and community members have to offer.As a student-centered magazine, in which students are choosing, editing, and designing the magazine and the pieces it includes, the Moorpark Review stands by its we...

Adaptation of Monty Python’s Spamalot coming soon to Moorpark College

Adaptation of Monty Python’s Spamalot coming soon to Moorpark College

By Natalie Hyman

February 25, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Get ready for an action-packed show bursting with musical numbers and absurdist humor, because the Moorpark College Theater Arts department is showcasing their rendition of the Tony award-winning musical, Monty Python’s Spamalot, for the Spring 2019 semester.This musical, written by Eric Idle, is...