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Champaign mayor issues emergency order for Unofficial

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 18, 2015

Champaign Mayor Don Gerard issued an emergency order yesterday regarding Unofficial St. Patrick’s Day. Gerard is temporarily implementing several new laws for all Class A, Class R and Class P liquor license holders during the weekend of Unofficial.According to the order, no alcohol can legally be s...

‘Falstaff’ performance celebrates composer Verdi’s 200th birthday

Students rehearse the opera “Falstaff” in the Tryon Festival Theatre at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts on Tuesday. The opera opens Thursday night to celebrate the composer Giuseppe Verdi’s 200th birthday.

November 14, 2013

On Thursday night, a classic tale of romance, revenge and comedy will come to life in the School of Music’s production of the opera “Falstaff.” First cast in early September, this production has taken months to prepare for its performances Thursday through Sunday at the Krannert Center for the P...