Arts & Culture

UM’s expansive, un-matched Orson Welles collection

With the recent acquisition of a treasure trove of Orson Welles memorabilia, The University of Michigan is now the world’s foremost repositor of the personal and artistic archives of one of the greatest geniuses in the history of radio and cinema

The Purple Rose Theatre’s summer offering, the American classic, “Harvey”

Harvey: A Comedy for Our Time. How a classic speaks to the modern audience.

Billy Bragg is bringing his rock novel to The Ark

British folk rocker Billy Bragg will be in town July 18, but unlike his previous appearance at The Ark, he’s leaving his guitar backstage

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UM’s expansive, un-matched Orson Welles collection

With the recent acquisition of a treasure trove of Orson Welles memorabilia, The University of Michigan is now the world’s foremost repositor of the personal and artistic archives of one of the greatest geniuses in the history of radio and cinema

Ann Arbor bookstore owners win 2017 recognition

The Kerrytown BookFest has named Robin and Jamie Agnew, owners of Aunt Agatha’s Mystery Bookstore, as the winners of the 2017 Community Book Award

Artists to check out at Art Fair

Townies and tourists alike are familiar with the eclectic selection of vendors that is the Ann Arbor Street Art Fair

A magical performance beneath the stars with Penny Seats Theatre Company

Penny Seats Theatre Company is putting on its first outdoor show amidst the twilight

Renovating history at Croswell Opera House

Michigan’s oldest theater, the Croswell Opera House in downtown Adrian, reopened this spring after a year-long renovation

Film

UM’s expansive, un-matched Orson Welles collection

With the recent acquisition of a treasure trove of Orson Welles memorabilia, The University of Michigan is now the world’s foremost repositor of the personal and artistic archives of one of the greatest geniuses in the history of radio and cinema

The 16th Ann Arbor Jewish Film Festival

Bringing the global Jewish experience to the Ann Arbor community, celebrated through the medium of film and related cultural presentations