Sunday, July 21, 2019

A Performance by Judith Sloan

Fusing the art of theatre, poetry, and music, YO MISS! is a sometimes funny, sometimes sad, always truth-telling show about one woman overcoming her own traumatic experiences as she helps immigrant/refugee teenagers and incarcerated youth grapple with the cataclysmic events that...

The Arbor Ballet dances through COCC’s upper campus

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) In the last two weeks, there have been pastel-toned tutus placed around the trees in the upper part of Central Oregon Community College campus. Believe it or...

An Intimate Evening with Brett Dennen and his Very Special Guest Willy Tea Taylor

In musical performance, being the introductory musician for a hit artist is a tough role to fill. However, at the Brett Dennen concert on Feb. 14, the intro musician, Willy Tea Taylor took the...

Hundreds plunge into the Deschutes

As locals walked along the river trail Saturday morning, the view of hundreds of people jumping into the freezing Deschutes was hard to miss. The Bend Polar Plunge is one of many plunges that...

Review: Amazing almost Operatic Armenian Music with a Twist

Bet William’s four-octave range voice mesmerized students on campus on April 8. Williams’ music blends folk, rock and roots rhythms with intelligent lyrics and infectious hooks. Williams was joined on April 8 at Central Oregon Community College by John Hodian, a...

An art exhibit motivated from natures perfect designs, patterns and colors

By Katya Agatucci | The Broadside (Contact: kagatucci2@cocc.edu) “To me, these pieces are alive. If you cracked open in the spring, they would grow.” -Lynn Rothan, featured artist Lynn Rothan and her inspiration from nature’s natural...

Bend’s Local Lunchbox: Chow

Being a frugal college student I try to keep the total cost for each meal I review under $10. This week that was not the case. Always in pursuit of the next great bite...

Create it. Do it. Share it: The Bend Joy Project

The Bend JOY Project focuses on three basic concepts: Create it. Do it. Share it. The lesson behind the “Create it” concept is to create generous actions or deeds for others that will bring...

Review: BendFilm festival awards young filmmakers

By: Marcus Legrand | The Broadside (Contact: mlegrand2@cocc.edu) The BendFilm Festival Young Filmmakers competition winner Braxton Hangen’s, film, Do Not Disturb shows him leaving the confines of his computer to spend a day disengaged, roughen’...

Bends local Lunchbox: Big O’ Bagel

Let’s talk bread with a singular hole in the middle of it. As far as a speedy breakfast goes, they can be hard to beat. This was my thought when I swung by Big...