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Theater

Prompting Theater actors wrap up first movie

CHAMPAIGN — The scene will be a royal birthday party, and the actors circled around director Brian Hagy begin offering suggestions on what to include.

They could sing "Happy Birthday." They could do something with Silly String. And how about making one character a royal guard?

'Mothers and Sons' timely, poignant

URBANA — The Celebration Company at the Station Theatre today will open the acclaimed Terrence McNally drama "Mothers and Sons," making the amateur company the first theater company in Illinois to mount the relatively new play.

Entertainment listings, March 26-April 2, 2015

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This weekend

WCIA 3 LANZ HEATING COOLING & PLUMBING HOME & GARDEN EXPO

Future Five: Entertainment for the week ahead

TUESDAY

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

Hooked on body percussion

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

Art museum not taking break

Entertainment listings, March 19-26, 2015

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GIBSON CITY ROTARY CLUB BEACH BALL

Here's what's happening on the theater scene

Monticello group holding auditions for 'Stealing Home'

The Monticello Theatre Association will have open auditions at 7 p.m. March 30-31 at the Phoenix Theater, 1406 N. Market St., for its upcoming play "Stealing Home."

People who can't make the auditions either of those days may arrange an audition by emailing gilyohnka@gmail.com.

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

Last chance to see play

Entertainment listings, March 12-19, 2015

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This weekend

BECKMAN INSTITUTE FOR ADVANCED SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY OPEN HOUSE