As part of the Sundays at the Morgan performances, “The Best of La Verne” was the last concert of the series for this semester as the University of La Verne ends the Lyceum program as part of an attempt at financial restructuring.
In black dresses and suits, members of the University Chorale and Chamber Singers sung a traditional South African freedom song called “Tshotsholoza” to start the Trivial Pursuit Concert, Sunday in Morgan Auditorium.
A colorful backdrop of vivid greens, reds and blues with images from iconic Broadway performances lit up as the University of La Verne Chamber Singers and University Chorale took the stage for their “Broadway Showcase” on Friday and Saturday night in the Dailey Theatre.
In the dimly lit First Christian Church, the University of La Verne Chamber Singers and Aldersgate Chorale joined forces to perform as the Mountainside Master Chorale Sunday in Pomona for their Earth Day concert, “Big Blue Marble.”
The Mission Tiki Drive-In Theatre could be showing some of its final films this year. Although nothing has been approved yet, the city of Montclair has been dealing with a proposal to tear the theater down to make space for several warehouses.
Eric Bishop, a University of La Verne alumnus, who also held several positions at La Verne – including associate dean of academic advising, journalism professor and Campus Times adviser – was recently appointed president of Ohlone Community College in Fremont, California. He starts July 6.
The hyperpop duo 100 gecs brought a new, intoxicating stage presence to the Glass House in Pomona at their April 14 show. 100 gecs’ performance was a stimulating mix of genres like electronica, pop and synthcore that I have never seen before at this venue.