Arts & Entertainment

Published November 2, 2018

CENTER LINE — Several musicians from the open mic community recently tuned their guitars and opened their hearts to help others. On Oct. 21, they banded together at Hometown Heroes Coffee and More, 25029 Van Dyke Ave., to raise money for the Michigan Chapter of the Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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Published October 24, 2018

ROYAL OAK — Six new works of art were recently installed around downtown Royal Oak as part of the city’s sixth annual Art Explored program. The pieces will be on display until June 2019.

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Published October 23, 2018

The suspect, in the room, with the weapon: That’s what will be on everyone’s mind when Henry Ford II High School presents the mystery comedy play “Clue: On Stage” Nov. 8-10.Read More

Published October 23, 2018

BIRMINGHAM — The annual art show and sale that takes place at The Community House each fall features hundreds of pieces created by Michigan artists set in a public downtown venue, and all proceeds benefit local outreach programming.

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Published October 16, 2018

ROCHESTER — As a child, Rob Roy always wanted to be a drummer. But as a fifth-grader back in the 1950s, the choice wasn’t really his to make.

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Published October 16, 2018

A husband-wife team will be bringing winter early to the Eisenhower High School stage when students present “The Snow Queen” Nov. 2-3.Read More

Published October 12, 2018

METRO DETROIT — Monsters and music will join together Oct. 28 when the Motor City Symphony Orchestra performs its Halloween-themed concert, “Classically Spooky,” at the Macomb Center for the Performing Arts in Clinton Township.

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Published October 12, 2018

DETROIT — Wayne State University will welcome acclaimed musicians Lakshay and Aayush Mohan to perform their unique blend of Indian classical music at the Schaver Music Recital Hall at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2.

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Published October 9, 2018

SOUTHFIELD — When you use the analytical side of your brain all the time, you might be surprised what the creative side can do.  Engineer-turned-sculptor Ira Russell, of Southfield, was recently featured in ArtPrize, the international art festival in Grand Rapids.Read More

Published October 9, 2018

It might be Grimm, but Utica High School theater students say their upcoming fall theatrical production will also have plenty of laughs. The Utica High School theater department plans to put a unique spin on old fairy tales with “The Brothers Grimm Spectaculathon” Nov. 8-10.Read More

Published October 9, 2018

METRO DETROIT — When it comes to the fall fashions of 2018, the hues of hot pink, navy and onyx are setting the styles. Also fashionable this season are animal prints and floral prints, according to Sarah Kreisler, owner of Village Palm, located at 17131 Kercheval Ave. in Grosse Pointe City.

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Published October 8, 2018

ROYAL OAK — Ford Arts, Beats & Eats continued its tradition of charitable giving by awarding $207,578.61 to dozens of local charities.

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Published October 5, 2018

WARREN — Get out those cowboy boots and let’s do some scootin’ — it’s time to boogie. In the 1990s, the Hoover Roadhouse on Hoover Road became a honky-tonk haven for country music lovers who wanted to line dance the night away to Garth Brooks, Alan Jackson and Reba McEntire.

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Published October 2, 2018

CLAWSON — You may have noticed the new steel silhouettes on the northwest and southeast corners of the 14 Mile Road and Main Street intersection that are meant to represent the Clawson community.

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Published October 1, 2018

BIRMINGHAM — The Wagner family, of Bloomfield Township, has always supported Oakland County’s CARE House, offering numerous financial contributions throughout the years.

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Published September 28, 2018

DETROIT — The Spirit of Detroit is one of Detroit’s most recognizable sites and a monument that encapsulates the Detroit experience for many people.

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Published September 26, 2018

EASTPOINTE — Eastpointe native Kevin Lepine is coming back to metro Detroit, and he’s bringing his award-winning Las Vegas comedy/hypnosis act, “Hypnosis Unleashed,” with him.Read More

Published September 25, 2018

ROYAL OAK — The Royal Oak Historical Society Museum will host its sixth annual South Oakland Art Association Exhibit next month. An opening reception with refreshments will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, and the exhibit will run through Saturday, Oct. 20.

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Published September 25, 2018

GROSSE POINTE FARMS — If a book were to be written about these artists, it might be called “Tuesdays with Printmakers.” Two groups of artists — one on the east side of metro Detroit, one on the west side — have been studying and making prints separately for years, but the fruits of their labors are now on display in a single place. “East Meets West: Recent Works by Tuesday Printmakers” is on public view through Oct. 7 at Grosse Pointe Congregational Church in Grosse Pointe Farms.

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Published September 25, 2018

GROSSE POINTE SHORES — The dog days of summer are officially at an end. Dogs Unleashed — a community art project organized by the Grosse Pointe Chamber of Commerce as a fundraiser for its nonprofit arm, the Grosse Pointe Chamber Foundation — will conclude during an auction of the dog sculptures starting at 5:30 p.m. Oct. 3 at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club in Grosse Pointe Shores.

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