Pepperdine’s oldest tradition, Songfest, hangs in jeopardy for spring 2022. Following Songfest Director Sam Parmelee’s layoff, community members lack key information to move forward with the show.
Pepperdine’s Center for the Arts is opening up some of its facilities for students and staff to use. The CFA is closely following LA County’s Department of Public Health protocols as LA county transitions from the Red to the Orange Tier.
Step Team and the Great Books Colloquium form new Songfest groups that join the ranks of Eta Theta Tau, Alpha Omega and Company and reigning champion Gamma Ghkkkkket Sigma and Friends.
Image Courtesy of Karina Valenzuela One of Pepperdine’s longest-running traditions, Songfest, will debut its 47th annual spring performance Wednesday through Saturday in Smothers Theatre. This year’s Songfest theme is “California Calling,” referring to the different cultural aspects and history of California. First-time Songfest performer junior and Maya McDowell wrote in an email that this year’s […]
Art by Caitlin Roark Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and with it comes the first day of rehearsals for the 2019 edition of Songfest. This time-honored tradition that has been going on for almost 47 years is a huge part of Pepperdine’s identity. While participating in Songfest is no small feat, the experience […]
Take a trip to Smothers Theatre to watch this year’s Songfest.
Pepperdine’s oldest tradition faces scrutiny, but let us not forget the main message it embraces