2019 Best of Washtenaw—Art & Theater

. June 3, 2019.

Art Gallery

University of Michigan Museum of Art – UMMA
Runner Up: Ann Arbor Art Center


Runner Up: Ann Arbor Hands on Museum

Theatre Troupe

Ann Arbor Civic Theatre
Runner Up: Burns Park Players

Dance Studio

Randazzo Dance Studio
Runner Up: Arts in Motion Dance Studio

Movie Theater

Michigan Theater
Runner Up: Emagine Entertainment


David Zinn
Runner Up: Dilly Dalian


Purple Rose Theatre says, Welcome to Paradise

Platonic soulmates and a pitch-perfect cast By Emily Slomovits When people think of the word “relationship,” they usually think of a romantic one. And indeed, in much of pop culture and entertainment, romantic relationships are given the primary focus and are considered the ones to strive for. But in Welcome to Paradise, The Purple Rose

Hymns of the Huron

Singer/songwriter Kat Steih discusses her latest

Update on Riverfront DTE Energy Site

After lying vacant for years, the site of a former DTE Energy plant at 841 Broadway St. has a new development plan, approved 10-1 by Ann Arbor City Council on July 1. The conceptual plan, designed by Detroit-based Roxbury Group, includes condos, a restaurant, a hotel, commercial space, a canoe/kayak launch, an event pavilion, a

You Know You Want This

Kristen Roupenian’s You Know You Want This is a collection of short stories that revels in the mystifying aspects of interpersonal relationships without ever feeling the need to justify them.