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Who lives here? Aug. 16, 2014

It's time for a game of ... WHO LIVES HERE?

Each week, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?"

The first person to email wholiveshere@news-gazette.com with a person who resides in the featured house will get a shout-out in next week's section. 

Gunn is going somewhere, but he isn't moving

URBANA — Nathan Gunn will start an artist-in-residence position next month at Notre Dame. That doesn't mean he won't be at Illinois any more.

The acclaimed baritone was at his Krannert Center for Performing Arts office on Friday, preparing for the start of the school year as general director of Lyric Theatre @ Illinois.

Chuck Koplinski: 'Boyhood' a subtle, powerful meditation on life

For a bonus review from Chuck Koplinski, check out his blog here:

Entertainment listings, Aug. 14-21, 2014

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are instructions for submitting entries.

Special events

This weekend

Music Q&A: Cole Rabenort of the Fights

This week, Paul Wood chats with Cole Rabenort of the Fights, which also includes Clayton Deering, Nicholas Stine, David Pride and Joe Gerard. They've just released "Off Your Horse" on Parasol Records

Tell us about "Off Your Horse," your first full-length album.

Clubs listings, Aug. 14-21, 2014

A listing of events, provided by the venues. Here are instructions for submitting entries.

THURSDAY, Aug. 14

BLACK BEAR INN, Danville: Karaoke with Route 66, 9 p.m.

Taste of Champaign-Urbana: It's not just about the food

After 30 years of making art, Annatjie Els is doing her first art fair, the Taste of Champaign-Urbana.

The Champaign woman trained as a lawyer in her native South Africa but took an Urbana Park District watercolor class about 30 years ago.

The artist is now making the leap to showing and selling her own watercolors.

Film capsules, Aug. 14, 2014

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

Koplinski: Great movie weekend

With seven new movies opening, Chuck Koplinski says this is turning out to be a great movie weekend.

That's Entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area, Aug. 13, 2014

2014 ACE Awards

CHAMPAIGN — Nominations are being accepted at http://www.40north.org for the 2014 ACE Awards. The deadline for submitting nominations is midnight Sept. 8.