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Film capsules, April 4

 

From e3 magazine


Rich Warren: Reader's email response was a cut above the norm

While this column ranges far and wide, this response to a recent column took me by surprise:


Clubs listings April 4-11

A listing of events, provided by the venues. In case of an error, please click here to email online editor Mike Howie.


Entertainment listings, April 4-11

A listing of events, provided by the venues. In case of an error, please click here to email online editor Mike Howie.


John Frayne: Performance of Bach piece a grand event

On Saturday, the Sinfonia da Camera, numerous soloists, the University of Illinois Chorale, the UI Oratorio Society and the Central Illinois Children's Chorus, all led by Fred Stoltzfus, performed Johann Sebastian Bach's monumental St. Matthew Passion. Just about everything associated with this performance was on a grandiose scale.


Century of transportation in Champaign-Urbana on display at Illinois Terminal

CHAMPAIGN — Crisp and clear, the past is here.

On the walls of the Illinois Terminal are displayed a downtown Champaign not seen for decades.

Looking west on Main Street, there's Vriner's confectionary, the old Champaign Daily News and, looming over the background, the only recently lost Metropolitan Building.


Blue Angels cancel, so Rockford AirFest postponed

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Rockford International Airport officials say they're postponing AirFest 2013 after the Blue Angels pulled out of the show.


Auditions set in Monticello for 'The Hallelujah Girls'

MONTICELLO — The Monticello Theatre Association will have open auditions for the comedy "The Hallelujah Girls" at 2 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Phoenix Theatre, 1406 N. Market St.


Memorial concert set in Bellflower

BELLFLOWER — The Illinois Country Music Association will present the Rick Roy Memorial Spring Concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Bellflower Community Building.


Graduate conference to focus on landscapes

URBANA — The public is invited to "Landscapes: Performing Space & Culture: A Graduate Conference," taking place Friday and Saturday at the University of Illinois.

The conference was organized by graduate students in the UI's theater history and criticism program and the Theatre Student Organization.