Arts & Entertainment

Published March 7, 2018

TROY — Try new entrees at restaurants you’ve never visited or return to your favorite bistros and spend less when Troy Restaurant Week returns March 11-16. 

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Published March 6, 2018

GROSSE POINTE PARK — Some older plays don’t hold up well, but the cast and crew for Grosse Pointe Theatre’s production of the 1961 musical “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying” say that this show is actually timelier now than ever.

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Published March 6, 2018

FARMS — It’s something we largely take for granted, but artists have found the beauty and creative possibility inherent in paper in the new exhibition “(Extra) Ordinary Paper,” on display through March 25 at Grosse Pointe Congregational Church in Grosse Pointe Farms.

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Published March 5, 2018

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP — Art often evokes emotions and opinions from its viewers. But sometimes, those thoughts might fall on deaf ears. Not at the Bloomfield Township Public Library, where a mini exhibition has been placed on display in collaboration with the Great Lakes Chamber Music Festival and the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History.

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Published March 2, 2018

HARPER WOODS — The Harper Woods Public Library will be hosting a presentation by comic book artist and Detroit native Arvell Jones.

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Published March 1, 2018

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CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Detroit has its supporters and its naysayers, its protectors and its detractors. Some people still don’t know half the story. Paul Vachon, a local author and freelance writer, will give it to them at 7 p.m. March 7 at the main branch of the Clinton-Macomb Public Library, 40900 Romeo Plank Road in Clinton Township.

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Published March 1, 2018

MOUNT CLEMENS — The Anton Art Center will present its 37th annual Macomb County Secondary Student Show later this month. This year, the Art Center received 1,243 artwork submissions to be juried. Of those, 370 artworks by 228 students presented by 41 teachers from 27 schools were selected for the show.

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Published February 28, 2018

TROY — Popular favorites and a few new contenders will bring their A-game to the 26th annual Taste of Troy March 4 to benefit the Boys and Girls Club of Troy.  The theme this year is “black and white.” 

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Published February 27, 2018

An event that came to Ferndale last year will be returning to the city, and on a much wider scale.

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Published February 26, 2018

Producers and a film crew of the Travel Channel’s “Food Paradise” will visit Eastpointe’s Cloverleaf Bar and Restaurant for its Detroit-style pizza March 2. 

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Published February 26, 2018

Little Free Libraries are beautifully painted newsstands packed full of books. You’re free to borrow them, keep them or donate more yourself. The idea is to promote literacy in the community by providing easy access to books. 

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Published February 22, 2018

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Published February 19, 2018

FRASER — A metro Detroit family recently gave the top answers on the board, being chosen out of thousands of families to compete on the uber popular “Family Feud” game show.

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Published February 16, 2018

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DETROIT — Home sweet home. Home is where the heart is. There’s no place like home. Colloquial expressions generally portray home in idealized terms, but artists recognize that real homes are more complex than that.

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Published February 15, 2018

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Published February 14, 2018

Rochester Outreach and Charity for Kids, known as ROCKit, is asking local women to give new life to their special dresses for the organization’s annual ROCK the Prom dress giveaway.

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Published February 13, 2018

ROYAL OAK — Stagecrafters will present “Bug,” a psychological thriller written by Tracy Letts that is known for “getting under your skin” with its dark subject matter, including some graphic violence, gore and drug use, on its 2nd Stage Feb. 23-March 4.

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Published February 12, 2018

BIRMINGHAM — Sure, there are plenty of students studying at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center who attend classes just for fun — to express themselves creatively or maybe even just to get a couple of hours a week away from their regular responsibilities.

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Published February 9, 2018

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ROSEVILLE/ST. CLAIR SHORES — While admission is free to residents of Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties, not everyone has time to visit the Detroit Institute of Arts. Enter DIA Away.

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Published February 7, 2018

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Upcoming Events

Farmington Hills
Disney's 'Beauty and the Beast'
7 p.m.
Costick Activities Center
Birmingham
Free art program for caregivers
9:30-11 a.m. and 6-7:30 p.m.
Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center
Birmingham
Fundraiser luncheon
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
The Community House
West Bloomfield
Production of 'Hard Love'
2 p.m.
Jewish Ensemble Theatre
Royal Oak
Alliance for Mental Illness meeting
7:30 p.m.
Beaumont Hospital Administration Building

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