For this month’s beer dinner, Hop Cat teams up with new-to-Michigan Revolution Brewing Company to offer a “welcoming beer” followed by a four-course meal, each course paired with a different brew. Courses include an appetizer of pan-fried pumpkin fritters matched with Fistmas American Red Ale with Ginger Root and Orange Peel; a citrus kale salad paired with Amarillo Hero, a single-hopped IPA with amarillo hops; bourbon-braised short ribs with Deth’s Tar Oatmeal Stout; and a coffee creme brulee dessert paired with Coffee Eugene, an American Porter with Dark Matter Coffee.
Nevertheless Film Festival opens in mid July in Ann Arbor, and Current sat down with festival founder Meredith Finch to talk about what makes this film festival unique. The festival’s name is inspired by the phrase “Nevertheless, she persisted,” spoken by Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell when justifying his move to silence Sen. Elizabeth Warren
“A vision of Now” is part of a line from the Go-Go’s song “Vision of Nowness”, featured in their new jukebox musical, Head Over Heels.
Ann Arbor Restaurant Week, a semiannual event starting Sunday, June 9, is the perfect time to try something new (or settle into your stand-by favorites with deep discounts).
Master printmaker and experimental artist Takeshi Takahara is a restless spirit. Rather than working comfortably within established print traditions, he prefers to skate near the edge of the unknown.