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Pierce College presents Standing Rock

Pierce College presents Standing Rock

June 15, 2017

As protests go, the one that took place at Standing Rock, North Dakota, was perhaps the longest in U...

4000 Miles

4000 Miles

February 10, 2016

Stories are usually seen as being more about the journey, rather than the destination, but 4000 Miles is...

finding love in a drought

May 6, 2013

Filed under A&E

Kate Hummel Staff Writer Lights, Camera, Action! Although cameras were replaced by a live audience, the performance of “The Rainmaker” was so perfectly executed and heartwarmingly realistic that it could have been staged for a television audience. The story is set in the West during a crippling drought. The focus is on a ranch and i...

‘The Last of the Boys’ promises dramatic entertainment

November 9, 2012

Filed under A&E

To celebrate Veteran's Day, historical fall play dramatizes two veterans Vietnam War experiences Healani Brennan Staff Writer  This year, Pierce College’s fall play, “The Last of the Boys” illustrates friendship and betrayal in an interesting turn. Set in the era of the 1960’s, it follows two Vietnam air veter...

Andrew Lloyd Webbers’ Phantom returns in ‘Love Never Dies’

June 12, 2012

Filed under A&E, News

Michaela Beauieu Contributing Writer “Love Never Dies” is Andrew Lloyd Webber’s return to form. Over the past twenty years Webber has been working on the sequel one of the most well known plays in this century, the ‘Phantom of the Opera’. In The ‘Phantom of the Opera’, Webber caught the genius of Gaston Leroux. Howeve...

“Almost, Maine” Steps on the Stage

December 27, 2011

Filed under A&E, Campus, News

Audiences applauded the new Pierce College production “Almost, Maine” featured at the Black Box Theatre on campus at 7pm on Nov. 11 12, 18, and 19. In the town of Almost is an array of interesting characters all living their lives while unexpectedly finding love in this comedic play. Playwright John Cariani interlaced...

“Almost, Maine” Makes it’s Way Into Our Theatre

December 18, 2011

Filed under A&E, Campus, Feature, News

Lights, camera, action and let the fall play production begin. “Almost, Maine” is a collection of vignettes of love stories, nine different quirky love stories to be exact. “Almost, Maine” was written by world famous play writer John Cariani, also known for his appearance as a forensics technician Julian Beck on the...

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