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Dance groups highlight variety of styles

By Roxana Amparo, Editor-in-Chief

May 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Scene

Tango, hip-hop, jazz, ballet, reggaeton and more were on display for “Dance Jam 2017,” showcasing the talents of local dancers. “Dance Jam” nearly filled every seat in the John and Jean and Knox Center for the Performin...

Young Drama Club hosts Shakespeare, milkshakes

By Benjamin Bassham, News Editor

April 25, 2017

Filed under Campus Beat

The Understudies, Contra Costa College’s newly formed drama club, hosted an event they called “Milk Shakespeare,” to provide cheap milkshakes and free Shakespeare to the campus. Running from 11 a.m. to noon on Thursda...

Showing adds local zest to cult classic film

By Xavier Johnson, Scene Editor

November 9, 2016

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, 2016

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...

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