Arts

  • Develop Artistically and Athletically

    Develop Artistically and Athletically

    If you’re interested in dance, Cypress College’s Dance Department is offering a number of wonderful courses this spring. To highlight a few that are still open to join: DANC 109 Dance Improvisation  M/W 3-5:05 DANC 112 Jazz II taught by Nia-Aminah THR 1:35-3:40...


  • ‘Avenue Q’ Opens in Campus Theater for Two-Weekend Engagement

    The musical “Avenue Q” is set to open Friday at Cypress College. The fall musical runs two weekends — October 16-18 and 23-25 — in the Campus Theater. Information and tickets are available at http://cypresscollegetheateranddance.com. @Cypress caught up with the...


  • Professional Playwright Summer Festival

    The Cypress College New Play Festival provides student actors and directors a place to help develop new plays with professional playwrights from Los Angeles. We are celebrating our sixteenth summer season. Our festival won the OC weekly best of 2008:...


  • ‘TRANSPLANTS’ Opening Reception March 19; Exhibit Runs Through April 16

      An opening reception of the new exhibition “TRANSPLANTS” takes place tonight in the Art Gallery, from 6-8 p.m. The exhibit continues through April 16. Transplants in an exhibition reflecting on relocation with work by Flora Kao, Olivia Prime’, and...


  • Art Gallery Opens First Exhibit of Spring Semester

    The first Art Gallery exhibition of 2015 opened on Thursday evening. The exhibit features the beautiful work of fifteen internationally recognized artists in “Surface to Edge” — curated by Carl F. Berg. In the Project Space is “Christine Taber: a quindecennial...


  • Celebration of Dance Concert Dec. 4-7

    This semester’s Celebration of Dance concert opens tonight at 8 p.m. Additional performances are on Friday, December 5 and Saturday, December 6, also at 8 p.m., and on Sunday, December 7 at 4 p.m. Tickets information is available at http://www.cypresscollegetheateranddance.com....


  • Photography Student’s Image of Rare Whales Appears Across the Globe, Including NBC Nightly News

    Lasanthi Benedict, who is enrolled in Cliff Lester’s “Available Light” Photo 118 course, had photographs from an eventful whale-watching trip picked up by media outlets — including NBC Nightly News and the Associated Press — across the globe. On Monday...


  • Study Abroad in Rome for Spring 2015 Application Deadline is November 1

    The Study Abroad Program is headed to Rome for the spring 2015 semester. Two Cypress College faculty — Ed Giardina and Kathryn Sonne — will lead the learning experience. Study Abroad is open to all Cypress College and Fullerton College...


  • Dr. Simpson’s @Cypress Weekly Newsletter for September 5, 2014

    The September 5, 2014,  edition of the @Cypress newsletter from Cypress College President Bob Simpson is now available. This week’s headlines: Estate Donation of $409,000 Believed College’s Largest Bequest >   Funds from the Sheron Huston estate will be used to...


  • OC Register: Cypress photographers, painters recognized at OC Fair

    Cypress College photography students were successful entrants in this year’s Orange County Fair contest, a fact noted in an August 8 article authored by Anders Howmann of The Orange County Register. Cypress College students Cristina Gutierrez and Crystal Worley took...