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Showing adds local zest to cult classic film

By Xavier Johnson, Scene Editor

November 9

Filed under Scene

In a small theater that seats about 100 people, a talented cast of actors and actresses put on a hilarious, sexual tension filled and irreverent performance of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” at the Pinole Community Theate...

Director modernizes classic story

By Reggie Santini, Advocate Staff

September 28

Filed under Scene

A modern day play adaptation of the Greek myth of Achilles is due to open at the Knox Center in October. The play, “Achilles in Sparta,” will be drama department Chairperson Carlos Chavarria’s first directorial role since...

Play denounces hate, sexual discrimination

By Perla Juarez, Staff Photographer

May 4

Filed under Scene

More than 5,000 anti-gay hate crimes were reported last year, according to the FBI. “The Laramie Project” illustrates one case of anti-gay hate crime, the media attention surrounding it and the people affected by the occurr...

Comedic acts challenge actors performing abilities

By Christian Urrutia, Photo Editor

February 11

Filed under News, Scene

Rehearsals are underway for the opening play of the drama department, “All in the Timing,” premiering in early March at the Knox Center. Written by playwright David Ives and directed by adjunct drama professor Angelina LaB...

Abridged version of Shakespeare’s plays

By Christian Urrutia, photo editor

October 22

Filed under Campus Beat, Scene

Three actors are tackling 37 plays from the most famous bard in “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged" which premiered Tuesday at 8 p.m. and will continue  through Saturday in the Knox Center. Tickets will cost $10 dollars for students an...

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