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Cuban choir lures patrons to feet in traditional songs, dances at Laxson

March 28, 2014


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Published 2011-10-31T21:49:00Z"/> entertainment Miguel Rocha Cries of joy echoed through Laxson Auditorium as Chico got a musical taste of Cuba. The Creole Choir of Cuba, featuring 10 performers and descendants of Haitians, shattered language barriers as part of the Chico Performances concer...

Holiday show greets winter spirit with charm

March 28, 2014


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Published 2011-12-05T22:10:00Z"/> entertainment Jen Moreno December has finally arrived and with it the countdown to Christmas, and what better way to welcome the impending holiday than with Christmas carols. The music department at Chico State wasted no time getting in on the festive cheer. ...

Do it yourself: DJs need not apply

March 28, 2014


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Published 2012-04-02T19:52:00Z"/> entertainment Kevin Crittenden<p class="p1">Remixes are no longer a feat only conquered by DJs. Creating a remix can be as simple as opening two Internet browser tabs and playing the content simultaneously.</p> <p class="p4"><span class="s4"...

Photographer draws inspiration from butterflies

March 28, 2014


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Published 2010-11-15T20:26:00Z"/> entertainment Lauren BeavenSummer isn't in sight, but the Chico Creek Nature Center is still bright with the colors of Butte County's native butterflies. The center currently features a small photo exhibit of local butterflies by award-winning photographer and Chico ...

Digital jukeboxes can’t compare to originals

March 28, 2014


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Published 2011-01-31T21:05:00Z"/> entertainment Leila Rodriguez Joan Jett saw him standing by one, the Stray Cats needed change for one and Alan Jackson asked not to rock it because his heart wasn't ready for some Rolling Stones. It even makes an appearance in the video game "Left 4 Dead 2." It's...

Bee’s pretty little things: Conventional date night fashion

March 28, 2014


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Published 2011-10-03T21:19:00Z"/> entertainment Brittany Comas <em>Editor's Note: Each week Brittany Comas will offer fashion advice and suggestions for different occasions in a student's life. A night out with your significant other can be quite a terrifying thing if you don't know what to w...

Cultural events: opportunities to learn or reasons to cringe, check your wallet

March 28, 2014


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Published 2012-01-23T21:01:00Z"/> entertainment Miguel RochaStudents had a wide range of events offered to them last semester, including plays, music, guest speakers, family shows, concerts and even comedy. I attended and wrote about a couple of Laxson Auditorium's events and would have guess...

Shore to wheeze juice inside El Rey Theatre

March 28, 2014


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Published 2011-02-28T20:56:00Z"/> entertainment Earl Parsons There was a period in the 1990s when Pauly Shore was synonymous with cartoonish slackerdom, starring in films like "Encino Man," "Bio-Dome" and "The Goofy Movie." He disappeared off the face of the Earth as actors are inclined to do, but...

Triple threat takes Chico away

March 28, 2014


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Published 2012-03-06T19:17:00Z"/> entertainment Angel HurachaIt is rare, stylistically, when an artist blends classic jazz with the contemporary sound of pop. It is a quality that Nellie McKay will display tonight in Laxson Auditorium for a show presented by Chico Performances. McKay is a singer-songwriter, ac...

Comedians battle for crowd laughter

March 28, 2014


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Published 2011-10-03T21:18:00Z"/> entertainment Miguel Rocha The room was far from blue Friday night - it was vibrant with laughter at the Blue Room Theatre. Bustolini's Comedy Show filled the small dark room with excitement from enthusiasts looking for a night of laughs and no prejudice for jo...

Country musicians find each other on Craigslist site

March 28, 2014


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Published 2011-11-14T20:37:00Z"/> entertainment Nicole Walker Brought together by a musician's forum on Craigslist, Chad Bushnell and Evan Bissell give country music a traditional spin from a student perspective. This western duo played its first show Oct. 7 at the El Rey Theatre as the open...

Do it yourself: Nostalgic memories preserved

March 28, 2014


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Published 2012-02-28T13:49:00Z"/> entertainment Juan MejiaDisplaying pictures of loved ones, pets or even yourself can decorate even the dullest of man-caves and highlight the decor in a well-fashioned room. Sometimes, however, picture frames are quite boring and need a little zap of awesome. ...

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