Angelo Parra’s hit 2001 Off-Broadway musical premieres in Michigan. Set on the evening of her death in 1937, Bessie Smith holds court in a gin joint as she muses about her life and career as a cultural icon in a deeply segregated society.
Self-proclaimed “Designer, artist, lover of hot drinks and cold mornings,” Lyse Cook is the featured artist at the May edition of the Ann Arbor Art Center’s Straight Up Pop-Up art show.
“Your Lying Eyes: Perceptual Illusions and Other Psychological Trickery,” exhibit at Saline District LibraryApril 30, 2018
For deeper understanding of the eye’s mischief, come to the elegant Saline District Library for physics professor Jesse Mason’s exhibition: “Your Lying Eyes: Perceptual Illusions and Other Psychological Trickery,” where the professor will explain the meaning of illusion while you view his wonderfully strange collection of images.
Be inspired by young people speaking up and speaking out in imaginative, insightful and magical ways as teens representing over twenty schools and organizations across Michigan (including Ann Arbor’s Neutral Zone) compete for the statewide poetry slam title.