The Weekend 5: DIYpsi, One-Man Circus, Color Vibes & Yo Yo Tricks

. September 1, 2016.
DIYpsi
You gotta check out DIYpsi. -SF

DIYpsi Indie Art Fair
DIYpsi is a two-day handmade art fair for the best indie artists in the area. Also expect local food and craft beer. (YUM.) Because this is art you can’t find at Pier-1, you’ll definitely feel good about buying it. Oh, and check out downtown while you’re at it. – JB

Arbor Brewing Co. Microbrewery, 720 Norris St.
Sat, Aug. 27, 11am, Sun., Aug 28, 12pm
$1 Donation Requested

Auditions at the Encore
The Encore Musical Theatre Company is hosting auditions for Noises Off, directed by Tobin Hissong. A play by Michael Frayn from 1982, each of the three acts contains performances of the first act of a play-within-a-play. Prepare a funny one-minute monologue as well as a passable headshot and resumé. Break a leg! -ZM

Encore Theatre, 3126 Broad St., Dexter.
Sunday, August 28, 6-9pm, free

Yo-Yo Master Zeemo
He’s the Earl of Whirl, the King of the String: it’s Yo-Yo Master Zeemo! This nationally acclaimed talent has two acts with over 200 yo-yo tricks, hula hoops, spin tops frisbees and the amazing Chinese Diabolo. -SJ

Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, 220 Ann St.
Sat.-Sun., Aug. 27-28 1-3:30pm each day.

One-Man Circus (L’homme Cirque)
Cirque du Soleil alum David Dimitri is about to wow your trousers off with some high-wire tricks, acrobatics, song AND he fires himself out of a cannon. OUT OF A CANNON. Let’s be real: there are now seven shows with this dude. Ann Arbor Summer Fest’s finale. Grab your tix.

Burns Park, 3014 Packard.
Thurs.-Sun., Aug. 25-28, 6:30 p.m. day, August 20, 10am, 12pm, 2pm, $20

Color Vibe 5K
You might know Holi, the epic color festival in India each spring. (There were a ton of autoplay Facebook videos.) This is kind of like that (i.e. people throwing color dye followed by a festive dance party) except it’s also a 5k race. Just remember to stretch out beforehand. Register now. -SF

Briarwood Mall, 100 Briarwood Cir.
Sun., Aug. 28, 8am, $27-30

Trending

Pioneer Students Walk Out of Classes at Noon

Students show support for Florida students anti-gun measures

Michigan Music Mix for Valentine’s Day!

Love is bliss. Love is pain. Love is catharsis and it’s messy and it’s marvelous. Love is the greatest and worst thing, ever. Love has inspired more songs than anything else in the history of humans making music to express their feelings. Whether you have it in abundance or if its just freshly fallen apart,

Musician Seth Bernard Launches Clean Water Campaign

  Singer/songwriter Seth Bernard is as well known for his music as he is for his community advocacy. The Earthwork Music founder recently released his third album in almost as many years, Eggtones for Fun, a break of brief levity spiced with a blend of sweet folk songs, strummy waltzes and some headier/heavier rock dirges,

UM’s Racial tension

My first few months at UM have been disappointing and scary