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Theater Department pushes through in an online environment

By Estrella Ramos

October 25, 2020

Due to COVID-19 related closures, the El Camino College Theater Department has been forced to adapt to an online environment. The ECC Center for the Arts closed due to COVID-19 on June 17, presenting some challenges for faculty and stude...

Fall Advanced Dance Concert moves online

By Oscar Macias

October 19, 2020

The Fall Advanced Dance Concert Show, an in-person annual event at El Camino College, will be hosted online as a Dance Film Festival this year due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The Dance Film Festival will be a compilatio...

Communications student creates original digital magazine, titled ‘Unpublished’

By Maverick Marcellana

October 7, 2020

During quarantine, Rebecca Bloch, communications major at El Camino College, created her own digital magazine to help and encourage young, passionate artists to find their voice through writing and to build their writing experience. The...

Virtual pumpkin decorating contest

By Oscar Macias

October 7, 2020

Veteran Services at El Camino College is hosting its third annual pumpkin decorating contest online. For people who want to participate, they must send a before and after picture of their pumpkins to Veteran Services, who wi...

Dancing through change

By Camden Foster

October 2, 2020

A melody by composer Frédéric Chopin travels from the dance professor’s music player to his students’ phones and laptops as they take ballet class using counters, bookshelves and backs of chairs as replacements fo...

Theater Department hosts virtual One Acts auditions

By Maria Cornejo

September 25, 2020

Open video auditions and casting will be held by El Camino College's Theater Arts department for five One Act performances.Interested actors must record a 60-second monologue audition on a smartphone, laptop or desktop computer....

Free virtual movie night hosted by Art with Impact and Student Health Services

By Estrella Ramos

September 23, 2020

A free virtual event and workshop featuring three award-winning short films portraying mental health and a few interactive therapeutic activities will happen on Tuesday, Oct. 6, from 3 to 4:30 p.m.Movies for Mental Health, pres...

El Camino Art Gallery Presents “Pandemic Response Online Exhibition”

By Alexandra Davenport

September 19, 2020

El Camino College Art Gallery is hosting its “Pandemic Response Online Exhibition,” from Aug.15 through Sept. 30, where artists from the South Bay have submitted their COVID-19 pandemic-related artwork. The exhibition in...

Summer Swing Nights arrives at El Camino

By Khoury Williams

September 16, 2020

Aaron Jacobs Productions will hold its third annual Summer Swing Nights event at El Camino College on Saturday, Sept. 19 at 7 p.m., featuring live performances and a wide variety of vintage cars. Attendees will have an opportu...

Center for the Arts cancels all scheduled 2020 performances

By Molly Cochran

June 22, 2020

As the coronavirus pandemic is projected to continue, the El Camino College Center for the Arts has decided to cancel all planned events through December 2020, according to an email from officials.Prior to now, there hadn̵...

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