Sex, drugs and dance

"Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome…" to the Kit Kat Klub, a seedy escape from reality where fleeting happiness is just a cocaine snort away. This week, the Paramount hosts "Cabaret," Kander and Ebb’s musical about the bleak world of Berlin’s 1930s subculture. Despite its lively song-and-dance, "Cabaret" is a dark show that ends more disturbingly than it […]


The Janurary 19th article about Pacific Science Center entitled, "Lions, tigers, not bears," was written by Features writer Liz Hyatt. It was incorrectly attributed to Joel Hartse. The Falcon regrets the error. This article was imported from The Falcon’s Records If you find an error, mistake, or omission due to the import process, please contact us. Original […]


Let’s say, hypothetically, that I were to stick a banana in my bag before leaving a hypothetical dining establishment on any college campus, U.S.A. Is that so wrong? Or pretend for a moment that I were to cross Bertona Street a little (or a lot) to the left of the crosswalk. Am I a bad […]

In perfect harmony

An intricate web of black cords winds around the floor of room 211 in the Crawford Music Building. Moments ago, stationary choir students completed their practice then filed out the door. Worship music is cranked up, and dancing feet patter across the linoleum. Shouts of laughter are heard amid the sound of guitars tuning up […]

Homecoming show: a royal legacy

By now it’s fairly well understood that high expectations annually surround SPU’s Homecoming show. But judging from the buzz surrounding this year’s production, the campus’ biggest theatrical event of the year will go down as the grandest in SPU history. Tomorrow the SPU theater department will open this year’s Homecoming play, Peter Shaffer’s "The Royal […]

The Way I See It

As I ascend the stairs inside Ashton I see yellow paper all over the ground saying, "Come to the basketball game tonight at 7. We need fans." What? Our 18th-ranked basketball team that features the high-flying, gravity-defying play of Donte Quinine needs fans? Of course you went to the game, right? After dropping your bag […]