Student Voice

One Acts auditions in progress

One Acts auditions in progress

By Chelsi Espiritu

August 24, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Students looking for acting roles beyond the large main stage shows have the opportunity to audition for this semester's "One Act" plays. The auditions are being held by the Theatre Arts program from August 22 to 24 in the Performing Arts Center. Anyone who wants to audition is eligible for the writer-submitted...

Will artificial intelligence be the next Juke Box hero?

Will artificial intelligence be the next Juke Box hero?

By Ian Cohen

August 23, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

When the team at Sony’s Flow Machines research project fed 15,000 sheets of music into a computer, and heard the speakers come alive with the sound of a Beatles-esque pop song, they knew it was a breakthrough. Artificial Intelligence (AI) had just crunched the melodies and harmonies from some of ...

Emma Watson stars in Beauty and the Beast

Emma Watson stars in Beauty and the Beast

By Viviana Cardozo

April 16, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment

Beauty and the Beast was one of the most anticipated movies of 2017, according to the students of Moorpark College. The drama is based on the relationship between Belle and the Beast. Belle is a beautiful young woman interpreted by Emma Watson. The British actress who has been looking for her own identit...

Animalisms gallery comes to life

Animalisms gallery comes to life

By Anissa Pillai

April 6, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Tara O’Gorman got to see her creativity come to life at the Z ¼ View as her solo Art gallery had taken off here at Moorpark College. The ongoing gallery which took place from March 27 to April 5 let guests explore the artists mind as they view the gallery. Tara O’Gorman, a 21-year-old Studio...

Behind the scenes of “HAIR”

Behind the scenes of “HAIR”

By Jacquelyn Court

February 23, 2017


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The crucial part of all live performances happens behind the scenes, both before a production has debuted and during its run. Both Moorpark College and “HAIR” are celebrating their 50th anniversaries, making this theatrical production even more special to both faculty and students. “HAIR”...

Dating apps offer new avenues for finding love

Dating apps offer new avenues for finding love

By Viviana Cardozo

February 16, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, Showcase

In the digital age of dating, you're either swiping left or right. With Valentine's day right around the corner popular dating apps are on the rise among adults. Many of which are seeking a date, potential life partner, or just a friend. Dating apps have become even more popular with smartphones,...

The Improv at Club M sparks up the holidays

The Improv at Club M sparks up the holidays

By Alondra Rojas

December 13, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, On campus

The Film, Television and Multimedia department, along side of the Theater Arts and Music departments, came together to put on yet another night of laughs at this semester's Club M Improv show. Just a week before finals, the Improv at Club M put together a unique version of their bi-annual improv show...

‘Student One-Acts’ review: A deeper look at ‘Bill A’

‘Student One-Acts’ review: A deeper look at ‘Bill A’

By Andrew Mason

December 12, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, On campus

Moorpark College's "Student One-Acts" kicked off on Wednesday, Nov. 30, as both "Bill A" and "Bill B" each presented five student-run plays to those who made their way to the Black Box theater in the Performing Arts Center. The Student Voice had the opportunity to sit down with the student actors,...

Millennium Pro Wrestling offers exciting entertainment for Friday nights

Millennium Pro Wrestling offers exciting entertainment for Friday nights

By Andrew Mason

December 12, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

A professional wrestling match is like no other sporting event. Scripted fights with predetermined results, loud costumes, and stunts violent enough to make even the most unruly of fans shriek at the top of their lungs. One group of wrestlers, those at Millennium Pro Wrestling (MPW), have bro...

‘All about Jazz’ dedicates its performance to the passing of young jazz musician

‘All about Jazz’ dedicates its performance to the passing of young jazz musician

By Emily Mireles

December 3, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, On campus, Showcase

The Moorpark College Music department pays tribute a young jazz musician in this semesters rendition of "All About Jazz" Every semester the award winning Moorpark College Jazz ensemble, composed of two bands, put on a performance to showcase their range of talent. However due to the recent passing...

Christmas zombies hit Moorpark College

Christmas zombies hit Moorpark College

By Alondra Rojas

December 1, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, On campus, Showcase

The Moorpark College Music and Theater Arts departments will be joining forces on Dec. 8 to present “Improv at Club M.” The comedic event, held in the Communications building room 129, will showcase music and improv performed by students in the Music and Theatre Arts departments Michael Grimes, professo...

Moorpark student makes her mark on the acting world

Moorpark student makes her mark on the acting world

By Andrew Mason

December 1, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, On campus, Showcase

The 2017 Ovation Awards, the lone peer-judged award ceremony for theatrical performances in Los Angeles, welcomes one of Moorpark College's very own, Natalia Vivino. The 20-year-old Theater Arts and Journalism double-major has quickly made a name for herself in the acting-world, having recently been...