Arts & Culture

Youth Poets Turn Up the Volume

19 Writers Competed for Poetry Slam Title

Holmes and Watson in Eerie On-Stage Search

World famous sleuths bring Baker Street to Purple Rose Theatre

Down and Dirty with the Diaries of David Sedaris

Beloved comedic writer reads his journal entries

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Youth Poets Turn Up the Volume

19 Writers Competed for Poetry Slam Title

The Devil’s Music: The Life and Blues of Bessie Smith

Bessie Smith was one helluva gal, and K. Edmonds does her legacy justice in a raucous, gin joint-style tribute to the pioneering Empress of the Blues.

Fools Light Up The Night

FoolMoon, an Ann Arbor tradition for decades, draws kooks and spooks from every barn and boulevard to celebrate Light after Dark.

Celebrate National Poetry Month in K-zoo

Get your National Poetry Month fix with the fifth annual Kalamazoo Poetry Festival.

Angels in America: Millennium Approaches

Tony Kushner’s Tony award and Pulitzer-prize winning first installment of his epic play about AIDS and homosexuality during the Reagan era.