The new normal - Day 51

The new normal – Day 51

Jordyn Toscano, News Editor
May 6, 2020

Editor’s note: “The new normal” is a continuing series that looks into how members of the Los Medanos College community are coping with a shelter-in-place order amid the COVID-19 pandemic. As...

Campus gets a sneak-peek at ‘God’

Brenna Enos, [email protected]
February 21, 2018

Rehearsals are underway and the “Hand to God” cast and crew are in the midst of preparations to stage their upcoming show in March. Written by Robert Askins, this play focuses on a widowed mother...

Death and Silence befalls LMC

“Death and Silence” befalls LMC

Azi Carter, [email protected]
April 26, 2017

Looking for a bad-assed female lead from the post-apocalyptic adventure filled with zombies was how Death and Silence began, according to student playwright Ariel Dunn. Dunn has bragging rights as her...

Drama students Cierra Nelson and Valerie Naranjo rehearse a scene from LMCs latest production Shapeless.

Satirical production takes ‘shape’

Perry Continente and Kimberly Stelly
March 23, 2017

“Shapeless,” a dark satirical play with a social justice bent, is coming to Los Medanos College in April. The play focuses on body image issues and societal pressures that woman of all shapes and...

LMC Drama Department Chair Nick Garcia leads his students through and exercise during his DRAMA-021 class.

Garcia directs his own story

Samantha Hernandez
February 22, 2017

Originally planning to major in business, Drama Professor Nick Garcia has been teaching at LMC for eight years and has traveled many roads since his beginnings in a small divided town in Colorado. Although...

Sierra Butler recites her lines from script Jan. 26 in Little Theater.

Drama preps for stage

Jordan Neel, [email protected]
February 7, 2017

Drama students and faculty are busily prepping for their upcoming plays this spring. With a healthy mix of different genre, directors and even show length, this season provides something for everyone. The...

Boeing set to take off

‘Boeing’ set to take off

The Los Medanos College Drama Department is bringing the show “Boeing Boeing” to the LMC community at the California Theatre in downtown Pittsburg beginning Wednesday, Dec. 7 at 7 p.m. Drama Department...

American Monk Paul along with Brothers Larry and Hugo played by Robert Dunn, Michael Simpson and Steve Millard, respectively, rehearse a scene.

‘Brother Gary’ brings the laughs

“Brother Gary,” the unique play featured at Los Medanos College's little theater and directed by Jack Nicolaus, touched up on the controversial topic of diversity while also successfully maintaining...

Video pegs theft suspect

Adria Watson, [email protected]
October 13, 2016

Los Medanos College Police Services is still actively investigating thefts that occurred on campus a few weeks ago. They are determining whether or not the incidents were connected and tied to a person...

Play is ready for laughs

Play is ready for laughs

During rehearsal of what the cast of “Brother Gary” calls “the dinner scene,” even director Jack Nicolaus could not suppress giggles and sporadic laughter while five minutes of a silent scene was...

Meeting is filled with spirit

‘Meeting’ is filled with spirit

Riddled with endless metaphors and foreshadowing, “The Meeting” has brought topics relevant to the injustices going on in today’s society to the Los Medanos College community despite some issues...

Drama takes on a full semester

Drama takes on a full semester

If you’ve never witnessed a play performed by the Dramatic Arts Department of Los Medanos College, this semester is a perfect opportunity for you to make up for lost time. You’re especially in luck...

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