: At the Hoogland Center for the Arts Friday and Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 2pm. $16 for adults, $15 for seniors and children. Call 523-2787 or visit www.hcfta.org
Basile: Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm and 9:30pm at Donnie B’s Comedy Club. Call 391-JOKE for tickets.
Mixed Martial Arts Event
: Saturday 7-11pm at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in the Illinois Building. Visit www.teamwarriorconcepts.com
for more information.
The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
: At the Hoogland Center for the Arts Friday and Saturday at 8pm and Sunday at 2pm. $13 for adults, $12 for seniors and children. Call 523-2787 or visit www.hcfta.org
Sugarland Tickets on Sale
: Sugarland with Little Big Town at U.S. Cellular Coliseum Friday, March 18th
. Tickets on sale Friday at 10:00am. Call 800-745-3000 or visit www.ticketmaster.com
The E Buzz for January 21, 2011
George Clooney Recovering from Second Bout of Malaria
George Clooney went to Africa in January and contracted Malaria. He’s okay now, according to his rep. Tonight Clooney will be on “Piers Morgan Tonight” on CNN.
Ricky Gervais Defends Himself
After taking a lot of heat for his Golden Globes hosting gig, Ricky Gervais took to “Piers Morgan Tonight” to defend himself. He said he didn’t think he did anything wrong by taking some shots at the Hollywood elite Sunday night. He also said he approached the job as an outsider with no desire schmooze the stars.
Jesse James Engaged
Jesse James isn’t wasting any time getting back into marriage. James tells “People” that he is engaged to Kat Von D. He says 2010 was actually the best year of his life “because I fell in love with my best friend. An amazing woman who stood behind me when the world turned their backs.” This will be marriage number four for James.