Studio Visit appears in Sunday editions of The News-Gazette. Here, a visit with Amy Stoch, actor and director and interim part-time manager of the Champaign-Urbana Theatre Company.
It's estimated that more than 10 million Americans are currently being treated for depression through the use of prescription drugs.
Tickets for Kid Cudi at UI Assembly Hall on sale Friday
CHAMPAIGN — General-public tickets for hip-hop artist Kid Cudi's March 30 performance at the University of Illinois Assembly Hall go on sale at 9 a.m. Friday.
URBANA — The University of Illinois Department of African American Studies will present this evening a provocative documentary that explores the slave trade in the world and in U.S. history.
Now more than ever, we should be grateful for our existence, as we are living in the midst of a very special time. If you stroll out to your backyard any night this week and glance skyward, you will notice that Planet Hollywood is visible to the naked eye.
CHAMPAIGN — Presenters will talk about their passions during PechaKucha C-U Volume 11 on Friday at Parkland College.
They include Parkland President Tom Ramage, whose topic is "Extreme Paintball." The other presenters and their talks:
— Luke Boyce: "5 Movies That Literally Changed the World."
— Vanessa and Doug Burgett: "20 Collaborations x 20 Days."
A rare treat is on tap for film fans as the Art Theater will run the full slate of this year's Oscar-nominated shorts Friday and Saturday.
Both the live-action and animated nominees, 10 movies in total, will be screened — and they are an eclectic bunch.
CHAMPAIGN — Champaign-Urbana Citizens for Peace and Justice will host a screening of the documentary "The House I Live In" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Art Theater, 126 W. Church St., C.
A panel discussion will follow the screening.
In a New York Times review published in October, Manohla Dargis wrote:
Studio Visit appears in Sunday editions of The News-Gazette. Here, a visit with Mikel Matthews Jr., an actor, director, stand-up comedian and teacher.
Q: I'm fascinated by your show tattoos. How many do you have?