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November 19, 2012

Community Briefs

Grotto to serve spaghetti

DANVILLE — The Gao Grotto will serve a spaghetti dinner from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov.23. Meal also includes salad and bread stick for $6.

Street closure extended

The city of Danville announces Maple Street between Pries Street and Bahls Street is closed and will reopen at 7 a.m. today, weather permitting.

For more details, contact the superintendent of streets and sewers.

Madrigal tickets on sale

Tickets are now available for the Danville High School Madrigal Dinner. Performances are: 6 p.m. Dec. 3-5 and a dessert-only performance at 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at St. James United Methodist Church, 504 N. Vermilion St.

Tickets may be purchased from the Music Department at Danville High School. The cost for the dinner and the show is $15 for Dec. 3-5 and $10 for dessert and the show Dec. 6. The cost is a minimum $20 donation for a patron ticket Dec. 3-6.

Patrons are special friends who choose to give extra financial support to the DHS Choral Booster program. Patron donors must be received before Nov. 21.

Order forms may be accessed online at http://www.danville.k12.il.us. At the site, select “Schools,” then “Danville High School” from the menu column. Complete the form and submit it, along with payment and a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Deb Hill at The Hills, 1810 Smith Ave., Danville, IL 61832.

For details, call Deb Hill, 446-4829, or e-mail her at debhill@danville.k12.il.us.

DLO schedules auditions

Auditions for Danville Light Opera’s dinner theater “The Great American Trailer Park Musical” will continue at 6:30 p.m. today at DLO’s Center Stage rehearsal hall in the Village Mall.

If necessary, a call-back-by-invitation audition session will take place Tuesday.

Those auditioning should prepare a song to sing. There also will be a dance audition and a cold read from the script.

Those under 18 may audition with parental permission and the understanding that this satirical comedy is intended for mature audiences and contains strong language.

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