Step Afrika Presents - The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence

What: Step Afrika Presents The Migration: Reflections on Jacob Lawrence When: Friday, October 13, 2017.  Tickets: Reserve tickets online at: www.stepafrika.org | www.dia.org . Tickets are also available by calling or visiting the DIA Box Office at 313.833.4005, Tuesday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets...

Oct 13, 2017

7:00 PM

Detroit Institute of Art

DIA - Ofrendas: Celebrating el Día de Muertos

Ofrendas: Celebrating el Día de Muertos Fri, Oct 13, 2017 — Sun, Nov 12, 2017   In celebration of Dia de Muertos, the Detroit Institute of Arts, in partnership with Detroit's Mexican Consulate, invite you to explore a community exhibition of ofrenda altars. In Mexico, and other Latin American countries, the Day...

Oct 13, 2017 to Nov 12, 2017

12:00 PM

Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit

DSO -Beethoven's Eroica Symphony

Leonard Slatkin’s 10th Season as DSO Music Director opens with Beethoven’s transformational 3rd Symphony, a work that would redefine the scope of what a symphony could be, and called the “Eroica” for its wide range of emotion. Pianist Olga Kern returns to perform Barber’s Piano Concerto, a famously challenging...

Oct 13, 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 14, 2017

8:00 PM

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

Detroit Historical Museum Fall Film Series: Detroit, Remember When: Motor City Memories

Fall Film Series: Detroit, Remember When: Motor City Memories October 14 2017 | 3:00pm to 4:00pm Travel back in time and experience Detroit traditions that live on in rare films, old photographs and fond memories in this extraordinary documentary. From Briggs Stadium to Boblo, Black Bottom to the...

Oct 14, 2017

3:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit

DSO -Beethoven's Eroica Symphony

Leonard Slatkin’s 10th Season as DSO Music Director opens with Beethoven’s transformational 3rd Symphony, a work that would redefine the scope of what a symphony could be, and called the “Eroica” for its wide range of emotion. Pianist Olga Kern returns to perform Barber’s Piano Concerto, a famously challenging...

Oct 14, 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 15, 2017

2:00 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 19, 2017

8:00 PM

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

Third Thursday Speaker Series: What's in a Name?-Detroit Historical Museum

Third Thursday Speaker Series: What's in a Name? October 19 2017 | 6:00pm to 8:00pm Our popular Third Thursday speaker series continues this fall at the Detroit Historical Museum. Attendance is free, but pre-registration is encouraged, as space is limited. To register for a presentation, please...

Oct 19, 2017

6:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit

DSO-Joey Alexander Jazz

Thirteen-year-old jazz prodigy and Grammy Award nominee Joey Alexander develops fresh takes on well-known tunes, combining them seamlessly with his own original compositions in a way that invites both new and seasoned listeners in. His mentor, Wynton Marsalis says, "I love everything about his playing — his...

Oct 20, 2017

8:00 PM

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

Top of the World Art Auction: Detroit Artists Market Gala 3

Top of the World Art Auction: Detroit Artists Market Gala 3 We are happy to announce the Top of the World Art Auction: DAM Gala 3, the third annual fundraiser to support Detroit Artists Market’s (DAM) mission.  The gala occurs Friday, October 20, 7-10 p.m., on the 32nd floor of the Guardian Building in downtown...

Oct 20, 2017

7:00 PM10:00 PM

The Guardian Building

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 20, 2017

8:00 PM

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

DSO-Harold in Italy

Paganini dismissed early sketches of Berlioz’s Harold in Italy as unsuitable for the celebrated virtuoso. After hearing the final work years later, he pulled the composer on stage and knelt before him in front of a cheering audience. On a program with your DSO Principal musicians as featured soloists, Eric Nowlin...

Oct 20, 2017

10:45 AM

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

DSO-Harold in Italy

Paganini dismissed early sketches of Berlioz’s Harold in Italy as unsuitable for the celebrated virtuoso. After hearing the final work years later, he pulled the composer on stage and knelt before him in front of a cheering audience. On a program with your DSO Principal musicians as featured soloists, Eric Nowlin...

Oct 21, 2017

8:00 PM

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

Midtown Labor History Days-Detroit Historical Museum

Midtown Labor History Days October 21 2017 | 10:00am to October 22 2017 | 5:00pm In conjunction with the 39th Annual North American Labor History Conference at Wayne State University, the Michigan Labor History Society invites families to the Detroit Historical Museum for two days of docent-...

Oct 21, 2017 to Oct 22, 2017

10:00 AM5:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum, 5401 Woodward Ave, Detroit

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