Rent – UC Santa Cruz

Rent – UC Santa Cruz

The UCSC Theater Arts Department put on the musical “Rent” at the Main Stage Theater on campus. They stayed true to the original story with a great production of a classic. Overall it was really enjoyable. The songs were classically great, the portrayal of...
POP The Dream 2014

POP The Dream 2014

Friendly crowd, awesome music, amazing atmosphere, what more can I ask for? This year’s POP The Dream 2014 AMAZING line-up includes: Dash Berlin, W&W, Sander Van Doorn, Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano, Andrew Rayel, Orjan Nilsen, and Julian Jordan. The...
Euphoric Bounce – The Cocoanut Grove

Euphoric Bounce – The Cocoanut Grove

Euphoric Bounce!! What a night, from the venue to the music to the dancers, this show was awesome!  The first thing that caught my attention was the venue.  First off, I didn’t even know where The Cocoanut Grove was until the show, and I was pleasantly surprised by...
Guelagetza: Celebrating Oaxacan Culture

Guelagetza: Celebrating Oaxacan Culture

Last weekend, the Vive Oaxaca Organization and Dance Group Centeotl put on Guelagetza, a large festival at Harbor High School celebrating Oaxacan culture.  The history and culture of Oaxaca is very rich and colorful. The festival was beautiful, and there was a warm,...
Queer Fashion Show – UC Santa Cruz

Queer Fashion Show – UC Santa Cruz

The Queer Fashion Show was held this past Friday and Saturday on campus at UC Santa Cruz.  The event was held by the Cantu Queer Center on campus and began in the 1980’s; it has become a mainstay at UCSC over the years.  The show was filled with spoken word...
(Unofficial) Edge of Eden Pre-Party

(Unofficial) Edge of Eden Pre-Party

This is the show I have needed to see for a long time! This is a show that up and coming rappers should have been forced to attend to see where the bar was set over 20 years ago that still hasn’t been touched! The local act Boostive came out of nowhere and...