Student Voice

Lighting up the holidays

Lighting up the holidays

By Francisco Molina

November 23, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, On campus, Showcase

The Moorpark College Orchestra and Choir departments hope to inspire holiday spirit and leave the audience in awe with their one night only performance "Holiday Lights" this December.A collaboration of both the Orchestra and Choir from Moorpark College, the show will feature classical holiday music and...

‘Speaking Movement:’ Making dance accessible to all

‘Speaking Movement:’ Making dance accessible to all

By Francisco Molina

November 13, 2016


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

The Moorpark College Dance department welcomes their fall recital "Speaking Movement" to the Performing Arts Center this November. This event will consists of work from students that are taking the dance preparation class.“Speaking Movement” is a recital doubling as both an opportunity for...

Orchestra celebrates 25 years with ‘Beethoven’s 2nd Symphony’

Orchestra celebrates 25 years with ‘Beethoven’s 2nd Symphony’

By Francisco Molina

November 2, 2016


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

The Moorpark College Symphony Orchestra celebrated its 25th year by opening its doors to the public for a one-night performance of “Beethoven’s 2nd Symphony” on Saturday, Oct. 25 in the Performing Arts Center. The Performing Arts center was filled with friends, family members and music lovers...

A new wave of art

A new wave of art

By Alondra Rojas

November 2, 2016


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

A whirlpool of emotions, a deeper thought level, a different world perspective, an opening of the heart; art is a very extensive field that can allow one to live through each and every one of these experiences all while viewing a single piece or collection. Moorpark College is no outsider to this world o...

Band spotlight: Static

Band spotlight: Static

By Andrew Mason and Francisco Molina

October 31, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The amplifiers are set, the microphone is on, the heat from the blinding multicolored lights add to the sweat dripping from their noses. Azar's Sports Bar rises to its feet as the four musicians take the stage late on a mid-October night. The crowd roars as the guitars begin to ring throughout the bar,...

Strike the competition, spare some cash

Strike the competition, spare some cash

By Francisco Molina

October 20, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Moorpark College students are invited to bring along their friends, families, or clubs to play the lanes for the second annual Bowling for Scholars Tournament in support of the Moorpark College Foundation. The second annual event will be headed to a larger event this time around at Harley's Valley...

‘Night of the Living Dead’ haunts students

‘Night of the Living Dead’ haunts students

By Andrew Mason

October 20, 2016


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

Moorpark College Theater Arts welcomed students, members of the community, and zombie-lovers alike to survive one frightening night in the Performing Arts Center this past Thursday, Oct. 13. Theater Arts kicked off the fall semester with the highly anticipated opening night of the flesh-eating theatrical...

Students’ favorite spooky season is back

Students’ favorite spooky season is back

By Andrew Mason

October 9, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Moorpark College students looking for chills and thrills this Halloween season are lucky to live in southern California, where there’s no shortage of frightening events both locally and in downtown Los Angeles. Popular activities include: •Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights (selective dates b...

Film and television legend inspires future generations

Film and television legend inspires future generations

By Andrew Mason

September 30, 2016


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

Aspiring film and television students got a glimpse into their future Tuesday night through the eyes of legendary Hollywood director, writer, and producer Steve Binder.The Emmy and ACE award winning Binder spoke to over 50 Moorpark College students and faculty members on Tuesday Sept. 27 at 6:30 p.m....

Pop-up shops take over the streets of LA

Pop-up shops take over the streets of LA

By Alondra Rojas

September 23, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Arts & Entertainment, Fashion

The streets of Los Angeles got a taste of new emerging styles with fashion inspiration from both Los Angeles and New York by their favorite artists.Fashion is a huge statement for anybody with ambition to express themselves one way or another. Fairfax and Melrose had opened up their statement streets f...

Theater arts kicks off fall semester with a haunting rendition

Theater arts kicks off fall semester with a haunting rendition

By Andrew Mason

September 21, 2016


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

Students are expected to crowd the Performing Arts Center in fear as Moorpark College's theater arts department gathers the stage for an eight-show, 10-day period for the highly anticipated "Night of the Living Dead" theatrical production premiering Oct. 13. "Night of the Living Dead," a horror cult-clas...

Globally-known classical symphony to be performed at Moorpark College

Globally-known classical symphony to be performed at Moorpark College

By Francisco Molina

September 21, 2016


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

Students, community members, and local professional musicians look to perform one of the world's most outstanding and prominent musical shows of all time.This October, the Moorpark College Symphony Orchestra will be showcasing the globally known "Beethoven's 2nd Symphony." This highly anticipated event wil...