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Symphony orchestra unites the community

Symphony orchestra unites the community
Catherine Bacus, La Verne resident and former gerontology professor at the University of La Verne, lives out the La Verne Symphony Orchestra mission of performing music written by international composers with students and community members. The orchestra rehearses every Thursday night in Morgan Auditorium. The orchestra is preparing for its Winter Concert which is at 7 p.m. Saturday in Morgan Auditorium.... 

Book Review: Poehler tells tales of titillating times

<i>Book Review:</i>  Poehler tells tales of titillating times
Michael Saakyan Book Editor She was a cool mom, not a regular mom, in 2004’s “Mean Girls,” she has hosted the Golden Globes with fellow “Saturday Night Live” cast member Tina Fey and is finishing up the final season as the ambitious and optimistic former council woman of Pawnee Leslie Knope on NBC’s “Parks and Recreation.” Now she adds author to her list of accomplishments. Calling... 

Art on Tap

Art on Tap
Upland resident Joe Defazio takes a personal moment to admire his artwork while being directed by one of the teachers, Jen Rosen at Claremont Craft Ales. Defazio found Art On Tap through Groupon.com after seeing a similar establishment in northern California and wanted to try it out. Each step of the painting is explained and also demonstrated, including which brush to use and which colors to combine... 

Wecksell’s one-man show connects audience

Wecksell’s one-man show connects audience
CAB hosted comedian Evan Wecksell in Morgan Auditorium Thursday, Nov. 18. Wecksell invited freshman Jason Souriolle to act as a roommate who is constantly on the computer, and listening to KISS as Wecksell sang about the character. Wecksell also sang about what it is like to be a student at the University of La Verne and took ideas from the audience for the final song. / photo by Megan Peralez Yaya... 

Theater Review: ‘Spring Awakening’ rocks Pomona stage

Kristina Bugante Editor in Chief Stomping and frustrated German teens in wild haircuts, Doc Martens and 19th-century garb wailed their hearts out to a contemporary score in Pomona College’s rocking production of “Spring Awakening,” which ran Nov. 20-23 at Seaver Theatre in Claremont. “Spring Awakening,” a rock musical that premiered on Broadway in 2006, is based off the 1891 German play... 

Seniors showcase their final artwork

Alejandra Aguilar Assistant Editor An eclectic mix of vibrant sculpture and paintings filled the Harris Gallery as nine students showcased their senior projects. Each student’s project was themed and personal. Parents, professors and fellow students studied the exhibits carefully. “I’m so thrilled with the high quality of work,” said Ruth Trotter, professor of art, who advised the nine seniors... 

Happenings

Barbershop Show The Holiday Barbershop Show will take place at 7:30 p.m. Friday in Morgan Auditorium. Admission is free for students with a $20 suggested donation for other guests. Symphony Orchestra The La Verne Symphony Orchestra Winter Concert, directed by Danielle Rosaria Cummins, is at 7 p.m. Saturday in Morgan Auditorium. Admission is free. Winter Choral Showcase The Winter Choral Showcase is... 

‘Spelling Bee’ comes to life with audience

‘Spelling Bee’ comes to life with audience
Jessie Bias, left, plays the imaginary mother of shy Olive (Katie Ochoa) in the duet “The I Love You Song.” “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” a musical directed and choreographed by La Verne alumnus and professional director Zach Johnson, opened Nov. 13 in Dailey Theatre and continues through this weekend. The musical touched on the rigors of competition, with each participant of... 

Happenings

Student Recital The music department will host a student recital at noon Friday in Morgan Auditorium. Admission is free. ‘We Sold a Winner’ The Carlson Gallery exhibit “We Sold a Winner: On Resilient American Dreams” by Edie Bresler runs through Dec. 12. Admission is free. Barbershop Show The Holiday Barbershop Show will take place at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5 in Morgan Auditorium. Admission is free... 

Flores has ‘Gift’ for pop culture

Flores has ‘Gift’ for pop culture
Azusa Pacific University is hosting “Gift,” an art exhibit of works by David Flores. Junior Warner Trejo and senior Joey Antos of Azusa Pacific University discuss Flores’ portraits of celebrity icons, such as Disney’s Mickey Mouse and Thumper. “Gift” will be on display in the Duke Gallery through Dec. 12. / photo by Megan Peralez Alejandra Aguilar Assistant Editor Azusa Pacific University... 
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