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C4A expanding

The non-profit Community Center for the Arts in downtown Urbana is expanding, taking over the space formerly occupied by Corson's Guitar Store at Main and Race.

Ask 'Mimi,' Aug. 30, 2015

Whatever happened to drummer Michael Powers, who was being treated for colon cancer last year?

Entertainment listings, Aug. 27-Sept. 3, 2015

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Art scene

UI art show

CHAMPAIGN — The 90th University of Illinois art and faculty show will open Thursday at Krannert Art Museum along with three other fall shows that offer a little something for everyone — including Marcel Proust's settee.

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

That's Rentertainment's final bow

Ask 'Mimi,' Aug. 23, 2015

Has Krannert Center made any changes to its 2015-16 lineup?

A love story

CHICAGO — Many of us had the chance to see the love story of Roger and Chaz Ebert at the annual film festival named for him.

In October, you'll have a chance to see their love story as a musical in Chicago.

The Black Ensemble Theater will present "The Black White Play (Honoring the Memory of Roger Ebert through Music)."

Entertainment listings, Aug. 20-27, 2015

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The Future Five, Aug. 17, 2015


You'll see his name in lights

Whenever Amy Halstead watched her son, Gabe, in a play, she always just saw the boy she raised — until he appeared as Prince Chulalongkorn of Siam in "The King and I" in May at the Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan.

Then she felt goosebumps as she saw not her son on stage, but the crown prince instead.