Take four of the best guitar players from around the globe, put them on the same stage and let them jam — you now have a six-string fan's dream. But it's also the dream of Brian Gore, the versatile virtuoso from San Francisco, who organized International Guitar Night, a tour that brings together himself, England's Adrian Legg, Germany's Lulo Reinhardt and Brazil's Marco Pereira. Although their styles vary greatly — from lightning-fast fingerstyle to Brazilian waltzes — they all have one thing in common: they can miraculously blend those very different styles together. 8pm. $30. 316 S. Main St. 734-761-1818. www.theark.org
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.