Film capsules, Dec. 4, 2014

Summaries and mini-reviews of movies playing now, from e3 magazine:

Entertainment listings, Dec. 4-11, 2014

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are 

Reservations coming due for RTHS madrigal dinner

RANTOUL — Friday is the last day to make reservations for the annual madrigal dinner at Rantoul Township High School. 

The dinner will be held Dec. 12 and 13.

That's entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area

Musical comedy

RANTOUL — The Rantoul Theatre Group will present the musical comedy "Babes in Toyland" over the next three weekends, featuring a cast of actors from Champaign-Urbana and surrounding towns.

A little Mee time at the Station Theatre

URBANA — Director Timothy O'Neal likes playwright Charles Mee, saying Mee's lyrical scripts borrow from Shakespeare, Moliere, Euripides, the Internet and the Soap Opera Digest.

Future Five: Entertainment for the week ahead


Here's what's happening on the art scene

UI grad showing works at Illini Union gallery

"Monet and the Waterlily Friends," featuring works by University of Illinois alumna Judy Lee, will open at 4:30 p.m. Thursday in the Illini Union Art Gallery.

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Look ahead: Top picks from Melissa Merli for the week to come

Local holiday classic

Sharing a story of near self-destruction and a new path

Dan Harris is the quirky, witty and boyish-looking anchor of the "Good Morning America" weekend edition and co-anchor of "Nightline" on ABC.

Here's what's happening on the theater scene

Red Mask group performing Christmas comedy

The Red Mask Players will present the comedy "Every Christmas Story Every Told" by Michael Carleton, Jim FitzGerald and John K. Alvarez from Thursday through next Sunday at the Kathryn Randolph Theater, 601 N. Vermilion St., Danville.