Tag: Marissa Bostick

‘Shrek’ makes magic at RCC

Publish: Nov. 13, 2014 | Update: Nov. 19, 2014 Marissa Bostick | Asst. A&E Editor When I first heard that ‘Shrek the Musical’ was going to have a run at the Landis Performing Arts Center, I was a bit apprehensive. Usually when something I like is adapted for a large production, I get excited. The thought of

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Trolley takes dynamic dances to the streets

Marissa Bostick | ASST. A&E EDITOR Oct. 30, 2014 Lovely leaps, flexed feet and a train station. P.L.A.C.E. (Possibility Location Artistry Collaboration Evolving) performance along with Riverside City College’s dance department put on the third annual Trolley Dances Riverside. This year’s Trolley Dances route took patrons along the 15’s westbound bus route throughout the La Sierra area

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RCC Dance holds annual Summer Showcase

Marissa Bostick | Staff Writer August 22, 2015 Riverside City College’s dance department recently put on its annual summer showcase featuring a variety of dances in various genres including contemporary, ballet and Broadway. With the exception of two faculty members, RCC students choreographed the dances. The free event was not just about showcasing students’ work

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“Orange is the New Black” is back with a vengeance

Marissa Bostick | Staff Editor June 16, 2014 SHOW RATING: 4 stars out of 5 Attention “Orange is the New Black” fans, your prayers and dreams have been answered. Season two of the breakout hit from “Weeds” creator Jenji Kohan is back with a vengeance. With a 97% rating on RottenTomatoes.com and a relatively high rating on

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Misconception of Beauty

MARISSA BOSTICK | INTERIM OPINIONS ED. From costly procedures to the next fad diet women everywhere think they need to alter themselves to get ahead in life. Is it survival of the fittest in some acute sense that pushes women to change themselves? In their minds, is it their personal truth that only the beautiful prevail?

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The naked truth

Oversexualized with modest criticism Marissa Bostick | Online Editor We live in a world that condemns the flesh of the nontraditionally beautiful. Scantily clad woman grace the covers of magazines on a daily basis and yet when we see the smallest bit of areola elsewhere it’s a national emergency. Someone somewhere at this very moment is being exploited in some way, shape or form

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‘Reality’ vs. Reality

Marissa Bostick | Staff Editor Reality is defined as the state of things as they actually exist, rather than how they may appear or might be imagined however shows like Preachers of LA and Bad Girls Club really make you question if there is anything real in reality television. Do the preachers in “Preachers of

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Justice for all of US

Marissa Bostick | Staff Editor Does justice really exist anymore? Time after time and criminal after criminal somehow seem to get away with every crime imaginable. One has to wonder if the justice system is failing the people or maybe it’s been failing us this whole time and now we’re finally noticing it. Most times

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