Entertainment

Director Karl Lindberg runs lines with five of the actors
photo by: Bailey Perkins

You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown brings music to DMACC theatre

October 30, 2017 at 1:03 pm 0 comments

On Oct. 13, six DMACC actors put on the first performance of the Musical “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” in the Black Box theatre in Building Five. This followed months of preparation from director Carl Lindberg, plus student cast and crew. “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown” is aRead More

Do you want a balloon?

Do you want a balloon?

September 20, 2017 at 10:55 am 0 comments

After seeing this film, my answer is a sharp NO. Based off the best-selling book by Stephen King, “It” creates a whole new meaning of fear. Originally published in 1986, this creature began its influence on horror culture. Turned into a mini-series in 1990, “It,” also known as Pennywise theRead More

Ghost in the Shell

April 19, 2017 at 10:34 am 0 comments

Having not watched either the 1995 anime or read the manga, I didn’t know what to expect from a film adaptation of the popular “Ghost in the Shell franchise. “In saying this, I recognize the unequivocal attachment that fans have for it, and will try to consider this during myRead More

Des Moines Area Food Trucks

Des Moines Area Food Trucks

April 19, 2017 at 10:31 am 0 comments

Food trucks have been trendy lately especially in Des Moines. They have been popping up in the area and there are now more than 20 in Des Moines. Des Moines recently approved a new pilot program that requires vendors to license their truck with the city. This program has fourRead More

“Fools” comes to DMACC

“Fools” comes to DMACC

April 12, 2017 at 10:30 am 1 comment

After a yearlong hiatus, DMACC theatre returns with the production of “Fools.” Under new direction, with new actors, and in the new Black Box Theatre, Neil Simon’s comedy from the 80s is set in the 1890s. The new theatre instructor Carl Lindberg directs the show. He came to DMACC fromRead More

ciWeek brings writers, and astronauts to West Campus

ciWeek brings writers, and astronauts to West Campus

March 22, 2017 at 10:48 am 0 comments

The event, held Feb. 27 to Mar. 3, shows students the importance of overcoming adversity. Wednesday showcased the lives and innovation of many people including champion beatboxer Kaila Mullady, respected sound engineer Greg Russell, astronaut Ken Mattingly, and Olympic gold medalist Dan Gable. Kaila Mullady is the world champion beatboxer.Read More

Get Out

Get Out

March 22, 2017 at 10:37 am 0 comments

Get Out is a movie written and directed by Jordan Peele who is known for being a comedian. When the previews for Get Out started I was not sure what to expect, but I saw that Peele directed it and I thought I would go see it. Get out isRead More

Cruisin Through Spring Break

Cruisin Through Spring Break

February 22, 2017 at 11:01 am 0 comments

Imagine this trip with your college friends, leaving the port of Miami on Monday, March 12, 2018 spending a day at sea enjoying all the activities on the ship, landing in Cozumel Mexico for a day, and then heading to Key West and back to Miami on Friday. One ofRead More