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Piccolo plans holiday show

The Piccolo Theatre will open its fifth annual British holiday Panto, "Sinbad" by Stuart Arden, at the Evanston Arts Depot, 600 Main St. in Evanston., on Friday, Nov. 9.

This year the Piccolo cast is on the high seas as they venture into the world of Sinbad the Sailor and his hilarious cast of friends, foes and yes, even the Dame Emphysema.

Custer's seeks artists, crafters, food vendors

The Custer’s Last Stand Festival of the Arts is accepting exhibitor applications from artists, crafts people, antique dealers, food vendors and selected retail businesses.This show, which won Northshore Magazine's annual reader’s poll for Best Art Fair in 1993 and 2001, will take place from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. on June 16 and 17 in Evanston's Main Street Station Shopping District.