Friday, April 17, 2015, at 8 PM. Presented by UMS.
Zimbabwe’s Afropop legend Oliver Mtukudzi is gifted with a deep and gutsy voice plus a talent for writing songs that reflect on the daily life and struggles of his people. “Tuku” began performing in 1977 and has earned a devoted following across Africa and beyond, all the while incorporating elements of different musical traditions. A member of Zimbabwe’s Korekore tribe, he incorporates South Africa mbaqanga, Zimbabwean pop, and traditional kateke drumming into his music. Recently...
Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 8 PM. Tickets on sale at ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster locations. Charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
Following their successes in 2011, 12, 13 and 14, The Fab Faux will return to the Michigan Theater! This time they will perform both Rubber Soul AND Magical Mystery Tour in their entirety. The concert will include the rockers, the ballads, and everything in between.
The group includes outstanding New York studio musicians – and lifelong Beatles fans – Will Lee (bassist in David...
Sunday, April 19 at 7 PM.
The Michigan Pops Orchestra runs a Small Ensembles Program for all University of Michigan students. Previous ensembles have included flute choirs, Pops-Capella, string orchestras, and more! Tristan Rais Sherman, Music Director.
Tickets $8 adults, $5 students. Tickets available at all Ticketmaster locations or at www.ticketmaster.com, or at the Michigan Theater box office one hour before the show.
For more information, visit umuac.org/mpo
Thursday, April 23 at 7:30 PM. Presented by Don Jones Productions. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 6 at 10 AM at ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster outlets. Charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
Stuart McLean’s hit radio show The Vinyl Cafe is now heard by over 2 million people each week. The show is broadcast on CBC Radio in Canada, on close to 100 public radio stations in the USA and around the world on Sirius Satellite Radio 169 and podcasts.
In addition to the popular Dave & Morley stories, the show also features live and...
Friday, April 24 at 7 PM. Admission is free; all are welcome. This event has been cancelled. Please address all questions to the organization.
HE>I Revival Worship Night, with worship leader Nate LaPeer and Pastor Kevin Smigielski. Trained at Hillsong Church in Sydney Australia, Nate LaPeer has a passion to see a new generation learn what it means to truly worship God. Alongside him, Kevin Smigielski, current pastor of Alive+Free in Waterford MI, is a passionate speaker, and brilliant communicator, with more than a decade of experience...
Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 1:30 PM. Sponsored by Sponsored by Blue Care Network and Domino’s Pizza. Part of the Benard L. Maas Not Just For Kids Series presented by Toyota.
Tickets on sale now at ticketmaster.com and at Nicola’s Books in Ann Arbor.
A chock-full musical revue featuring a wide variety of contemporary and classic children’s book favorites, including Fly Guy Meets Fly Girl, Diary of a Worm, Fluffy the Classroom Guinea Pig, Horace & Morris But Mostly Dolores, Kitten’s First Full Moon, Lilly’s Big Day, and Paper...
THURSDAY, MAY 14 at 7:30 PM. Tickets go on sale Friday, April 17 at 10 AM. Tickets will be available at ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster outlets. Charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
Legendary rock guitarist Jeff Beck has had one of the least flashy yet most influential careers in rock history. Universally acknowledged as one of the most talented and influential guitarists in the world, Beck has played alongside some of the greatest artists of rock, blues and jazz,during his 40-plus years in the music industry. Now 70, he arose from...
Saturday, May 16 at 8 PM. Presented by the Ark.
Tickets on sale at ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster outlets. Charge by phone at 800-745-3000. Reserved seats are $39.50 and $25 (limited Gold Circle also available).
A founding member of the pioneering 1960’s folk-rock band, The Byrds, Roger McGuinn was inducted in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 1991, along with fellow band members David Crosby and Chris Hillman.
His distinguished vocals and rich, melodic guitar style turned songs like “Turn Turn Turn,” “Eight Miles High”...
Sunday, May 17 – Ann Arbor Concert Band at 2 PM.
Tickets $10 adults, $5 students and seniors, children 12 and under are free. For more information, visit www.aaband.org.
Friday, May 22 at 8:00 PM. Presented by the Ark. Part of the Legends of Rock & Roll series.
Tickets are on sale at ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster outlets. Charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
Grammy Award winners Los Lobos are known for the Mexican-influenced rock that burst them to stardom in 1987, when their covers of “Come On Let’s Go” and the titular track for the Ritchie Valens biopic La Bamba took over the airwaves. The band is far more musically versatile than that, however, with a sound the reflects their...
Tuesday, June 30 at 8 PM. Part of the Ann Arbor Summer Festival.
The Moth — “New York’s hottest and hippest literary ticket” (The Wall Street Journal) and an acclaimed nonprofit dedicated to old-fashioned storytelling on thoroughly modern themes — is back by popular demand with an all-star line-up as part of The Moth Mainstage national tour.
Prior seasons of The Moth Mainstage have featured comedians Dan Kennedy and Horace H.B. Sanders, New Yorker writer Adam Gopnik, Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me’s Tom Bodett, and an astronaut, a...
Sunday, October 4 at 7:30 PM. Presented by Live Nation.
Tickets on sale at ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster outlets. Charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
Special offer! A CD copy of Mark Knopfler’s new album, Tracker, is included with every pair of tickets you order for this show. You will receive an email with instructions on how to receive your album following your purchase.
Legendary musician and songwriter Mark Knopfler will celebrate the release of his new record, Tracker, due March 17 on Verve Records, with a 36-city North...
Sunday, October 11 at 7:30 PM. Presented by Live Nation. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 20 at ticketmaster.com and all Ticketmaster outlets. Charge by phone at 800-745-3000.
For the last 22 years, Bill Maher has set the boundaries of where funny, political talk can go on American television. First on “Politically Incorrect” (Comedy Central, ABC, 1993-2002), and for the last 12 years on HBO’s “Real Time,” Maher’s combination of unflinching honesty and big laughs have garnered him 33 Emmy nominations. In October of 2008, this...
Monday October 26 at 7:30 PM. Presented by Innovation Arts & Entertainment (IAE).
Tickets on sale Friday April 17 at 10 AM. Subscriber Pre-Sale begins April 13.
With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s pre-eminent humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that Sedaris is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today. David Sedaris is the author of Barrel Fever and...