DLECTRICITY 2017

DLECTRICITY 2017: Artist Installations Saturday & Sunday, September 22 & 23, 2017 from 7 PM - 12 AM   DLECTRICITY is a nighttime outdoor festival of art and light that showcases the work of emerging and established artists, architects and industrial designers in the Cultural Corridor of Midtown Detroit....

Sep 23, 2017

7:00 PM(All day)

Midtown Detroit

Michigan Bat Festival-Michigan Science Center

Come celebrate the unique roll that bats play in our world, at the 16th. Michigan Bat Festival!  Discover why bats are important to Michigan and learn how they keep us healthy.  Explore techniques you can use in your own backyard to help the environment, bats and other wildlife.  You will look at bats in a way...

Sep 23, 2017

10:00 AM6:00 PM

Michigan Science Center, 5020 John R, Detroit

Screening: George Jackson: Releasing the Dragon (Video Mixtape)

The Year of the Rebellion: Commemorating the 1967 Detroit Rebellion continues with the 76th Birthday of Revolutionary Political Prisoner George Jackson featuring a screening of "George Jackson: Releasing the Dragon" (a video mixtape); speaker Dr. Jared A. Ball, Emancipatory Journalism and Broadcasting, Professor...

Sep 24, 2017

2:00 PM4:00 PM

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren, Detroit

Looking Back - Moving Forward Panel Discussion

Looking Back - Moving Forward Panel Discussion Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs: For Youth By Youth Series Connecting 1967 to 2017 Sunday, September 24 at 6 PM This activity is supported by the MICHIGAN COUNCIL FOR ARTS AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS. Free and open to the public. For more information call (...

Sep 24, 2017

6:00 PM

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren, Detroit

Lecture: Design & Pragmatism, Matali Crasset at CCS

Lecture: Design & Pragmatism, Matali Crasset Location: Wendell W. Anderson Jr. Auditorium; 201 E. Kirby, Detroit MI Date/Time: September 27, 2017 at 6:00pm Description: According to Parisian-based designer matali crasset, design is “less about creating material and aesthetic forms than about teasing out and...

Sep 27, 2017

6:00 PM

College for Creative Studies, 201 East Kirby, Detroit, MI 48202

Jazz on the Streets of Old Detroit

Jazz on the Streets of Old Detroit September 28 2017 | 6:00pm to 9:00pm Join us for a dazzling night of jazz on Thursday, September 28, when powerhouse jazz vocalist Renee King Jackson (pictured) performs “Jazz on the Streets of Old Detroit” at the Detroit Historical Museum. This event continues...

Sep 28, 2017

6:00 PM9:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Skeleton Crew - Detroit Public Theatre

The third in Dominique Morisseau’s acclaimed Detroit trilogy, Skeleton Crew is poetic and powerful. Set at the start of the 2008 recession, a makeshift family of workers at the last exporting auto plant in the city navigates the possibility of foreclosure. Power dynamics shift, and the co-workers are pushed to...

Sep 28, 2017

8:00 PM

DSO, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Skeleton Crew - Detroit Public Theatre

The third in Dominique Morisseau’s acclaimed Detroit trilogy, Skeleton Crew is poetic and powerful. Set at the start of the 2008 recession, a makeshift family of workers at the last exporting auto plant in the city navigates the possibility of foreclosure. Power dynamics shift, and the co-workers are pushed to...

Sep 29, 2017

8:00 PM

DSO, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave, Detroit

French Canadian Heritage Day

French Canadian Heritage Day September 30 2017 | 11:00am to 4:00pm In 2014, the Michigan House of Representatives proclaimed the week between September and October to be French Canadian Heritage Week. For the third year, the Detroit Historical Society will celebrate with French Canadian Heritage...

Sep 30, 2017

11:00 AM4:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Skeleton Crew - Detroit Public Theatre

The third in Dominique Morisseau’s acclaimed Detroit trilogy, Skeleton Crew is poetic and powerful. Set at the start of the 2008 recession, a makeshift family of workers at the last exporting auto plant in the city navigates the possibility of foreclosure. Power dynamics shift, and the co-workers are pushed to...

Sep 30, 2017

8:00 PM

DSO, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Skeleton Crew - Detroit Public Theatre

The third in Dominique Morisseau’s acclaimed Detroit trilogy, Skeleton Crew is poetic and powerful. Set at the start of the 2008 recession, a makeshift family of workers at the last exporting auto plant in the city navigates the possibility of foreclosure. Power dynamics shift, and the co-workers are pushed to...

Oct 01, 2017

2:00 PM

DSO, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave, Detroit

DSO Presents Back to the Future Concert

Concert Description Power up your DeLorean… recharge your flux capacitor… and get ready to celebrate this unforgettable movie classic as you’ve never seen and heard it before – Back to the Future and the Detroit Symphony Orchestra performing Alan Silvestri’s dazzling musical score live in synch with the movie on...

Oct 04, 2017

7:30 PM

DSO, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Skeleton Crew - Detroit Public Theatre

The third in Dominique Morisseau’s acclaimed Detroit trilogy, Skeleton Crew is poetic and powerful. Set at the start of the 2008 recession, a makeshift family of workers at the last exporting auto plant in the city navigates the possibility of foreclosure. Power dynamics shift, and the co-workers are pushed to...

Oct 05, 2017

8:00 PM

DSO, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Skeleton Crew - Detroit Public Theatre

The third in Dominique Morisseau’s acclaimed Detroit trilogy, Skeleton Crew is poetic and powerful. Set at the start of the 2008 recession, a makeshift family of workers at the last exporting auto plant in the city navigates the possibility of foreclosure. Power dynamics shift, and the co-workers are pushed to...

Oct 06, 2017

8:00 PM

DSO, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave, Detroit

DSO-Ella & Louis

Byron Stripling and Carmen Bradford's chemistry lights up the stage for a journey through the most famous duets and solos recorded by two of jazz's greatest legends, Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong. From “Love Is Here to Stay” and “What a Wonderful World” to highlights from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess, they...

Oct 06, 2017

10:45 AM

DSO, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave, Detroit

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