David Whitney plans to bring fresh ideas to Paesano’s Restaurant now that head chef Isabella Nicoletti has left the restaurant after 12 years. She plans to stay in Michigan to become a private or corporate chef.Whitney worked alongside Nicoletti as sous chef for the last ten years so owner Michael Roddy said the choice for the new head chef was obvious, “David is very talented and has some refreshing new ideas to share.” 3411 Washtenaw Ave. 734-971-0484. www.paesanosrestaurant/annarbor.com
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