Brad Greenhill (of 312food.fm) and Gauri Thergaonkar (of Durham’s Tracklements, formerly of Zingerman’s Deli) are doing a series of six dinners at Jefferson Market on the last Saturday of every month. They say “Each of the four course dinners will vary in cuisine and concept, tied together as a series by our focus on expressing the best of the season’s ingredients and our own food stories and experiences.” Having attended one of Gauri’s spice-themed dinners at Pot & Box last year (each dinner was centered around a specific spice), we can say two things: 1. This will be good, and 2. Reserve in advance. $45/person, $65 with beverage pairings. Details and schedule at http://www.3112food.fm/saturdays.
DIYpsi Aug 18 & Aug 19 at ABC Microbrewery I’ve detected an increasing amount of positive energy generating from the independent arts community of Ypsilanti over the last several years, grassroots efforts that stoke a sense of pride and celebration of the local culture scene, from First Fridays and Bona Sera, to the Threads All
If you missed Eighth Grade at Cinetopia, it’s finally officially playing this week at The State! Eighth Grade is this generation’s Sixteen Candles, Breakfast Club, and Welcome To The Dollhouse. If you’ve wondered what adolescence in the digital age is like, this movie’s strength is capturing Generation Z middle school life—while remaining universal.
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When performing plays, actors use props, costumes and set pieces to immerse themselves in the story. Spinning Dot Theatre repertory company members Aya Aziz and Forrest Hejkal, who star in the North American premiere of Chelsea Woolley’s two-hander, The Mountain, had extra help preparing to portray children on a playground; they did some of their