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Chicago Review: All that jazz

Airha Dominguez December 8, 2014

A line of sultry female dancers in thin black tights and skimpy costumes sing and dance in wooden chairs for the “Cell Block Tango” a song that narrates how these murderesses finish in jail. The...

Justin Timberlake rocks Oracle Arena for his 20/20 tour

Tami Benedict November 27, 2014

Hundreds lined up in the cold last Saturday, waiting for the doors of Oracle Arena to open to get them one step closer to seeing boy band hottie, Justin Timberlake. Timberlake has come a long way...

S.P.E.A.K up! or shut up

Anais Fuentes October 26, 2014

Not a single seat is left open at the Depot. The rap song Red Nose by Sage the Gemini plays forcefully over the loudspeakers as anxious and excited SF State students await the first Spoken Poetry Expressed...

‘Swan Lake’: A modern retelling of a classic love story

Airha Dominguez October 25, 2014

http://youtu.be/9kdLVO3Alyw A preview of The Australian Ballet's Swan Lake by Calperformances. An elegant set combined with minimalistic props, dramatic lighting, and superb dance techniques make...

‘Mortified’: a night of humiliation

Lissette Vargas October 22, 2014

Six hundred and fifty people crowded the DNA Lounge last Friday where brave adults stepped behind a microphone to share excerpts from their humiliating childhood diaries, journals, and love letters. Gray,...

Photo taken by Michael Leri. Adrian McNair opens the show with his own act.

The State of Comedy in SF State’s Comedy

Michael Leri September 29, 2014

Before I roll up my sleeves and unload, first things first: going up on stage in front of people and doing anything takes giant testicles or massive ovaries. Public speaking is more feared than death meaning...

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