Star Theatre production
Several artists have collaborated on the original script for the musical "Love Beyond Blood," being presented at the Star Theatre this and next weekend in Villa Grove.
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.
Upcoming holiday production at Parkland Theatre
Bah Humbug Productions will present "The Snow Queen and The Goblin" as its 2014 holiday production. It opens Friday at the Parkland Theatre for eight performances.
Today is Pearl Harbor Day, and an opportunity to see a movie based on an author's experiences at the beginning of America's involvement in World War II.
Central Illinois writer James Jones, who grew up south of here in Robinson, won the National Book Award for "From Here to Eternity."
RANTOUL — Friday is the last day to make reservations for the annual madrigal dinner at Rantoul Township High School.
The dinner will be held Dec. 12 and 13.
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.