Entertainment listings, Nov. 10-17, 2016

Special events

This weekend


Chuck Koplinski: 'Arrival' packs powerful payoff

Director Denis Villeneuve ("Prisoners," "Sicario") continues to push the audience out of its comfort zone with "Arrival," a rewarding piece of adult science fiction (that means no destroyed cities or invading alien hordes) that doesn't shrink from challenging its audience, both in its presentation and its reluctance to pander.

Who lives here? Nov. 5, 2016

Each week on this page, The News-Gazette will show a screen shot of a home from a movie or TV show and ask readers, "Who lives here?" Email your guess of a character who resides in the featured home to, and we'll give a winner a shout-out on next week's page. Be sure to include your full name and town of residence.

Entertainment listings, Nov. 3-10, 2016

Special events

this weekend


What: Weekend full of woodworking, including a customer expo, displaying all kinds of woodworking projects, lots of vendor demonstrations and seminars with Luke Barnett (pre-registration required and space is limited).

When: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Nov. 3-5.

Frank's Faves: Movie openings

This week: We all love a fantastic finish, but why not knock our socks off right from the start?

Chuck Koplinski: True heroism at heart of 'Hacksaw Ridge'

On May 1, 1945, the unthinkable occurred.

That's entertainment: Spotlighting events throughout the area

Music scene

The Chorale to open 35th season

Craig Jessop, former director of the famed Mormon Tabernacle Choir, will return to the area to guest conduct The Chorale's "Celebration of Life," the first concert of its 35th season, at 7 p.m. next Sunday at Faith United Methodist Church, 1719 S. Prospect Ave., C.