For decades American sculptor Mark di Suvero has wowed by-passers traveling through museum grounds, landscapes and urban environments with his works made from industrial steel and salvaged materials. Now it’s time to celebrate his smaller works. The exhibition Tabletops, on display at the University of Michigan Museum of Art from October 8 through February 26, displays approximately 15 pieces of di Suvero’s more intimate, expressive work. This guy’s for real — President Obama awarded him the National Medal of the Arts last spring. UMMA, 525 S. State St. 734-764-0395. www.umma.umich.edu
I’ve been writing for The Current for almost 10 years now…, which is crazy to think about. But I’ve known musician Jeffrey Freer for longer than that, from previous bands as well as some of his solo material. He was an Ypsilanti and an Ann Arbor regular for years, but moved away for a spell.
Terry Holbrook heads home from downtown Ann Arbor to Dexter after working his shift as a video editor. It’s a winter night. The highway is icy. The car ahead skids, then crashes. Terry, the everyman in author Mark Beyer’s new page-turner crime thriller, Hired Man, pulls over and rushes to the aid of the injured
“Heathers”, the 2014 musical based on the 1989 movie starring Winona Ryder, will be presented by Ann Arbor Civic Theatre from June 7th-10th at the Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre.