Theater

ARC Theater’s ‘West Side Story’ triumphs

The provocative showing of “West Side Story” opened at American River College on Friday. The production showcased many musical numbers as well as intense dance…


ARC theater lends students a tenor

Mistaken identities, overzealous fans, and dramatic irony. The story of “Lend Me a Tenor,” a fast-paced comedy, was brought to the stage at American River…



Beauty and the Beast is coming to ARC

Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” musical hits the stage this October at American River College. The classic involves a young woman, Belle, who is an…


“The Shepherds’ Play” begins this Friday

“The Shepherds’ Play” brings the ancient medieval world to life through humor, music and dancing to American River College this Friday. The play is based on…



Update: Two sextortion accusers speak

Christian Brian Hirtzel, a former American River College theater student, was arrested Jan. 22 on on 18 counts of six different felonies stemming from sextortion…


Update: Sextortion suspect speaks

A former American River College theater student, arrested on Jan. 22 in relation to sextortion allegations made in November 2014, told a Current reporter in…


ARC theater students compete at regional festival

Nine Irene Ryan acting scholarship competitors, representing American River College at the American College Theater Festival (ACTF), left Sunday to Denver, Colorado to participate in…