Weekend Marquee for Friday, November 19, 2010
Movies Opening This Weekend
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
The Next Three Days
Tommy Blaze: Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm and 9:30pm at Donnie B's Comedy Club. Call 391-JOKE for tickets.
Rodney Carrington Tickets On Sale: Show is Thursday, February 11th at 7:30pm at the Prairie Capital Convention Center. Tickets on sale Saturday at 10:00am. All seats $42. Tickets available at the Center box office, Ticketmaster outelts, www.ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000.
Memorial's Festival of Trees: Orr Building on the Illinois State Fairgrounds. Saturday 10am - 8pm (Santa will be there Noon - 4p and 5-8p), Sunday 10am - 8pm (Santa will be there Noon - 4p and 5-8p). Adults are $5 and children 3-12 are $2. Children under 2 are free.
The E Buzz for November 19, 2010
More Changes for "Idol"
First it was changes for the judges on "American Idol", and now it's changes for the contestants. Executive Producer Nigel Lythgoe says the contestants will have to work harder this season. There will be additional contests like creating a video, promoting themselves, and creating an award show style performance. The show will also eliminate the top 24. Instead it will go straight to the top 12.
Kate Middleton Dress Sells Out In A Flash
When his mother was alive, she was one of the biggest fashion influences on the planet. Now it looks like Prince William's future wife will follow in her footsteps. When the couple announced their engagement this week, Kate Middleton wore a blue dress. That dress was sold out in 24 hours in Britain.
Oprah's Favorite Things Today
It's the biggest Oprah episode of every season....the "Favorite Things" episode when she showers her audience with extravagant gifts. Today is the day, and since this is the last season you can bet it will be a biggie. Oprah tweeted this morning "Favorite Things airs today and Monday and is PHENOMENAL! It's a WOWSER!"