Moorpark College Reporter

Lumiere Awards set to recognize “Ford v Ferrari” director and Walt Disney Imagineering

Lumiere Awards set to recognize “Ford v Ferrari” director and Walt Disney Imagineering

By Dominic D'Amico

January 21, 2020

The Advanced Imaging Society is set to recognize Walt Disney Imagineering and “Ford v Ferrari” director and producer James Mangold on Wednesday January 22. The 11th annual Lumiere Awards were designed to honor outstanding pieces of media created through the use of advanced visual technologies. ...

‘Tis the season to visit a galaxy far, far away…

‘Tis the season to visit a galaxy far, far away…

By Evan Reinhardt

December 23, 2019

With the year coming to a close, Disney and Lucasfilm have been hard at work pushing out an assortment of Star Wars content for those interested in becoming one with the Force. Three big releases have come this winter season including “The Mandalorian” series on the Disney+ streaming service,...

‘Holiday Spectacular’ rings in the season with joyful dance, theater and music performances

‘Holiday Spectacular’ rings in the season with joyful dance, theater and music performances

By Madina Safdari

December 9, 2019

An ambitious collaboration took place between Moorpark College’s Theater, Dance and Music departments to hold the 2nd Annual Holiday Spectacular. Shows ran from Dec. 6-8 in the Performing Arts Center and consisted of a medley of acts from each department to ring in the holiday season. The variety s...

Unwrap the magic at this year’s ‘Holiday Spectacular’ show

Unwrap the magic at this year’s ‘Holiday Spectacular’ show

By Christine Hernandez

November 26, 2019

The Moorpark College Performing Arts Center is preparing for the second annual "Holiday Spectacular" show. This year’s Holiday Spectacular will run December 6-8 with evening performances, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. and a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. on the main stage in the Performing Arts Center. T...

Collaboration within the Moorpark College Music Department leads to sold-out performance

Collaboration within the Moorpark College Music Department leads to sold-out performance

By Jennifer Ojeda

November 25, 2019

The Moorpark College Symphony Orchestra and the Choral & Vocal Program collaborated to put on the "Hope of Loving" concert on Nov. 22 at 7:30 p.m. This concert was the final collaboration between the two groups because the Choral & Vocal program will be collaborating with a different symphony in the...

Theater students write, direct and star in their own creations with ‘Student One Acts’

Theater students write, direct and star in their own creations with ‘Student One Acts’

By Justin Downes

November 23, 2019

The Theater Arts Department presented its "Student One Acts", a series of plays entirely written, directed and performed by Moorpark College students. Nine short plays are showing Wednesday through Saturday night at 7:30 p.m. in the Black Box Theatre at the Preforming Arts Center. Moorpark College's...

‘Work in Progress’ photography exhibit offers a glimpse into the artistic eyes of students

‘Work in Progress’ photography exhibit offers a glimpse into the artistic eyes of students

By Alexandria Alejo

November 22, 2019

On Wednesday, Nov. 20, the Moorpark College photography department held "Work in Progress", a photography exhibit for students to showcase personal photography. The exhibit was held at the Pink Flamingo Gallery in the Humanities and Social Sciences building, a small yet intimate venue used primarily by...

Moorpark to host live music and comedy evening during Improv at Club M

Moorpark to host live music and comedy evening during Improv at Club M

By Dominic D'Amico

November 19, 2019

A night of music and humor await at Club M, a biannual event hosted by Moorpark College's Theater, Music and FTVM programs. The festivities will take place on Tuesday Nov. 26, kicking off with a concert by The M40's, a band of Moorpark College students. Following the music performance, actors from the ...

Speaking Movement dance concert captivates audience with symbolic and enthralling performances

Speaking Movement dance concert captivates audience with symbolic and enthralling performances

By Madina Safdari

November 16, 2019

In a collaboration between students and faculty, heartfelt dance routines took the stage on Nov. 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Moorpark College Performing Arts Center. The Speaking Movement dance concert showcased 11 original works highlighting an array of styles and talent.The dance department rehearsed since the...

Student photography on display at Pink Flamingo Art Gallery for Work in Progress showcase

Student photography on display at Pink Flamingo Art Gallery for Work in Progress showcase

By Justin Downes

November 15, 2019

Landscapes, street scenes, portraits and fashion photography will be on display at the Pink Flamingo Art Gallery in room 129 of the Humanities and Social Sciences building on Nov. 20 from 6-8 p.m. Moorpark College photography students will display black and white, color, digital and film samples of th...

A year after Borderline, the Healing Arts Festival helps students to recover

A year after Borderline, the Healing Arts Festival helps students to recover

By Madina Safdari

November 8, 2019

  One year ago, tragedy stuck Ventura County after a gunman stole the lives of 12 people at Borderline Bar & Grill. As the community grappled with devastation, the Woolsey Fire began immediately the next day prompting many of those in mourning to evacuate their homes. On the anniversa...

Staff Picks: This week’s hidden gems

Staff Picks: This week’s hidden gems

By Alexandria Alejo

November 7, 2019

Listen to This! — Hypochondriac | AlbumThe Frights released their album “Hypochondriac” in 2018 after gaining considerable traction from their prior album, “You Are Going To Hate This” in 2016. Fans were itching for another surf punk album from the San Diego locals afte...