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Entertainment listings, Dec. 11-18, 2014

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

Top of the Morning, Dec. 11, 2014

At tonight's Installation Celebration in Champaign, friends of the Public Art League will toast the arrival of 10 news sculptures in 2014. A by-the-numbers look:

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That's entertainment: Spotlighting events around the area

CHAMPAIGN — Here's an art exhibition everyone can relate to: "Fill Your Plate," for which local youths and artists were invited to contribute pieces related to our complex relationship with food.

It will open Friday evening at Figure One, the downtown Champaign project space of the University of Illinois School of Art + Design.

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Look back: Highlights from Melissa Merli on the week that was

Liked 'Nightcrawler'

Studio Visit: Jeannie Vansickle

Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Here, a chat with Jeannie Vansickle of Champaign. The Realtor and certified grief coach recently chatted with The News-Gazette's Melissa Merli. Vansickle has used art making to work through her sorrow.

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

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

UI Symphony will perform

Entertainment listings, Dec. 4-11, 2014

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

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.

Ask 'Mimi' Nov. 30, 2014

Your recent Studio Visit with Nick Mann had me wondering what else his employer, Theo Gray, is up to?

Studio Visit: Sydney Germaine

Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist. Here, a chat with Sydney Germaine of Urbana, a senior theater major at the University of Illinois, a visual artist and, with Carnivale Debauche, a character and fire-breathing artist called Normandie.