Joint Production Of ‘Cabaret’ Playing At Krannert

A joint production of the Tony Award-winning musical “Cabaret” opened Thursday night at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana. The Illinois Theatre, Dance at Illinois, and Lyric Theatre @ Illinois programs are combining to put on this production in celebration of Krannert Center’s 50th anniversary. Illinois Newsroom’s Brian Moline spoke with Cabaret director […]

CU Public Health Says People Should Prepare For Possible Coronavirus Epidemic

The coronavirus has not reached epidemic proportions in U.S. communities. But some public health officials are calling for federal funding immediately to help public health districts prepare.  Julie Pryde, administrator at the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District and a member of the Illinois State Board of Health, said local public health districts across the state have […]

Griffin’s Hot Hand Propels Illini To 74-66 Win At Northwestern

The Illini men’s basketball team tallied its 19th victory last night in Evanston, beating the host Northwestern Wildcats 74-66. Alan Griffin led all scorers with 24 points, shooting 6-8 from three-point range. Coach Brad Underwood said his team wasn’t surprised, but definitely needed the boost. “We see that all the time in practice, and we […]