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Calendar of Events

Friday, January 18, 2019






 
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 7 a.m. 

Morning Tai-Chi: Sun Shen.

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Happiness is not a circumstance, it is a cultivation. When you practice Tai-Chi, you get to know a part of you that was hidden and you have been looking for all of your life: the power and potential that your mind and body are really capable of. Classes are held Monday through Friday, 7am to 8:30am. See if it is a right fit for you--enjoy your first week of class for free. Contact Sifu Joseph Wang at info@sunshen.org or (734) 531-8796 for more information.
SUN SHEN, 2466 East Stadium Boulevard. $225/month. (734) 531-8796. info@sunshen.org sunshen.org [map]



 10 a.m.  Free! 

"Free Friday Fabric Banners": SCRAP Box Ann Arbor.

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Join us EVERY Friday in January for drop in fabric banner and garland making ALL DAY LONG! Crafters will have access to all the reuse materials needed to make unique and one of a kind fabric decor! Great to jazz up any space or to give as a gift.
This craft is a free gift from SCRAP to you any Friday this month!
SCRAP Box, 581 State Circle. Free. Donations Accepted. 7349940012. claire@scrapbox.org scrapbox.org [map]



 11 a.m.-8 p.m.  Free! 

Gem Gallery Annual Vault Sale: Abracadabra Jewelry.

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Have you ever seen six pence? How about maw sit sit?
After 45 years in business, our Vault is overflowing with rare treasures. For one weekend only, we are opening the Vault and offering for sale vintage jewels, spectacular gemstones, and unusual precious objects. Take advantage of this golden opportunity to start your own collection of one of a kind gems!
Abracadabra Jewelry/Gem Gallery, 205 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor, MI 48104. Free. 734-994-4848. abra@abragem.com abragem.com/vault-sale [map]



 Noon  Free! 

Chime Concert: Kerrytown Shops.

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Every Wed., Fri., & Sat. All invited to play one of 100 songs, with melodies transcribed in numbers, on the 17-bell chime's numbered keys. Ambitious players can add chords.
Noon-12:30 p.m. (Wed. & Fri.) & 10:30-11 a.m. (Sat.), Kerrytown Market & Shops. Free. 369-3107. [map]


 Noon-1 p.m.  Free! 

"Creative Break": Ann Arbor District Library.

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Every Fri. except Jan. 4. All invited to bring a lunch and participate in a directed craft activity. Jan. 11: "Peaceful Pastel Sunset." Jan. 18: "Winter Wonderland." Jan. 25: "Patterned Paper Landscape."
Noon-1 p.m., AADL Downtown Secret Lab, 343 S. Fifth Ave. Free. 327-4200. [map]


 12:30-4:30 p.m.  Free! 

Bridge: U-M Turner Senior Wellness Program.

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Every Mon. & Fri. All seniors invited to play bridge. Some experience necessary.
12:30-4:30 p.m., Turner Senior Resource Center, 2401 Plymouth Rd. Free. 998-9353. [map]


 1-6 p.m. 

Therapeutic Music Training: Music for Healing & Transition Program.

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Join a lively and transforming course of study for instrumentalists and vocalists to become a Certified Music Practitioner (CMP)®. CMPs are employed in many different types of healthcare facilities to provide live, therapeutic music at the bedside for ill or dying patients. For complete schedule and detailed class descriptions visit: www.mhtp.org or contact Area Coordinator Emily Olson with questions: mhtpmicoordinator@gmail.com.
University of Michigan Health System. $175 application fee; $2550 tuition & materials; payment plans and discounts available.. 734.395.2696. mhtpmicoordinator@gmail.com www.mhtp.org



 3 p.m. 

"Leather Belt Making Workshop with Tandy Leather": Maker Works.

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In this class, we will be exploring leathercraft in a fun and functional way. We will be creating a belt from scratch, utilizing several basic tools that have a wide array of uses in leathercraft. We will cover several fundamental techniques that are easy to follow, and once learned, can be applied in many different situations while working with leather. You will leave with your own handmade leather belt! The class is $40 per person, run by Tandy Leather, and hosted by Maker Works
Maker Works, 3765 Plaza Drive. $40. 734-222-4911. frontdesk@maker-works.com https://www.maker-works.com/class-craft-leather-belt [map]



 3, 5:30 & 8:15 p.m. 

"On the Basis of Sex": Michigan Theater.

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(Mimi Leder, 2018). Biopic about Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg and her fight for equal rights. Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer.
Michigan Theater. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME. [map]


 3-5 p.m.  Free! 

"Race, Gender, and Feminist Philosophy": U-M Philosophy Department.

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Talk by Temple University women's studies professor Heath Fogg Davis.
3-5 p.m., 2271 Angell Hall. Free. 764-6285. . [map]


 3:15 & 5:45 p.m. 

"Bathtubs Over Broadway": Michigan Theater.

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(Dava Whisenant, 2018). Documentary about a late night comedy writer whose record-collecting hobby takes a bizarre turn after he discovers "industrial musicals," musical theater pieces produced by corporations for sales meetings & conventions.
Michigan Theater. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME. [map]


 3:30, 6:30 & 9:20 p.m. 

"Vice": State Theatre.

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(Adam McKay, 2018). Biopic about former Vice President Dick Cheney. Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Steve Carell.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


 3:40, 6:20, & 9 p.m. 

"Green Book": State Theatre.

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(Peter Farrelly, 2018). Drama about an Italian American bouncer who becomes the driver of an African American classical pianist on a tour through the American south in the 1960s. Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). statetheatre.org, 668-TIME.


 3:50 p.m. 

"At Eternity's Gate": Michigan Theater.

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(Julian Schnabel, 2018). Willem Defoe stars in this Vincent van Gogh biopic.
Michigan Theater. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). michtheater.org, 668-TIME. [map]


 4, 6:50 & 9:10 p.m. 

"If Beale Street Could Talk": State Theatre.

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(Barry Jenkins, 2018). Romantic drama about a pregnant woman whose fiancé is falsely accused of a crime.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


 4-7 p.m.  Free! 

"Drink & Draw/Imbibe & Inscribe": Pointless Brewery & Theatre.

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Every Fri. All invited to draw or write. Supplies and writing and drawing prompts provided.
4-7 p.m., Pointless, 3014 Packard. Free admission (buy your own beer). info@pointlessbrew.com, (989) 455-4484. [map]


 4-6 p.m.  Free! 

"Fix-It Friday": Maker Works.

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All invited to bring anything that needs fixing-chairs, sweaters, radios, whatever. Maker Works members and staff on hand to help and offer advice. Repairs not guaranteed.
4-6 p.m., Maker Works, 3765 Plaza Dr. Free. 222-4911. [map]


 4 p.m.  Free! 

"Understanding the New Credibility Regimes of Development: The Politics of Sanitary Pads as a Pro-Poor Technology in India": U-M Center for South Asian Studies.

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Lecture by U-M women's studies professor Shobita Parthasarathy.
4 p.m., 1010 Weiser Hall, 500 Church. Free. 615-4059. [map]


 6-8 p.m. 

Aris Chalin Trio.

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Aris Chalin Trio featuring Jonah Eichner (bass), Noah Greenberg (drums) and Aris Chalin (keyboard).
Dessous, 312 S. Main Street. No Cover. (734) 222-0202. [map]



 6 p.m.  Free! 

Ladies' Night Eyeshadow Class: Vosenna.

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Ever look at eyeshadows and think, "What the heck am I supposed to do with these?" or "Why does my eyeshadow never look like it's supposed to?" We are putting together a class on Friday, January 18th at 6 pm for a fun ladies' night out to help you work on wearable eyeshadow looks! This is a complimentary class and anyone who attends will receive 10% off any purchases that night. Call (734-929-4356), email (info@vosenna.com), or tell us next time you are in the store to book your place since spots are limited. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Look forward to seeing you here!
Vosenna, 2386 East Stadium Boulevard. Free. 734-929-4356. info@vosenna.comi www.vosenna.com [map]



 6 p.m.  Free! 

Raoul Wallenberg Lecture: Eyal Weizman: The University of Michigan's Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning.

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Eyal Weizman is an architect, Professor of Spatial and Visual Cultures, and Director of Forensic Architecture. He is a founding member of the architectural collective DAAR in Beit Sahour/Palestine. His books include Forensic Architecture: Violence at the Threshold of Detectability (2017), The Conflict Shoreline (with Fazal Sheikh, 2015), FORENSIS (with Anselm Franke, 2014), Mengele's Skull (with Thomas Keenan at Sterenberg Press, 2012), Forensic Architecture (dOCUMENTA13 notebook, 2012), The Least of All Possible Evils (Verso 2011), Hollow Land (Verso, 2007), A Civilian Occupation (Verso, 2003), the series Territories 1, 2 and 3, Yellow Rhythms and many articles in journals, magazines, and edited books. He has worked with a variety of NGOs worldwide and was a member of the B'Tselem board of directors.
Walgreen Drama Center, 1226 Murfin Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48109. Free. 734-764-1300. http://taubmancollege.umich.edu/events/2019/01/18/raoul-wallenberg-lecture-eyal-weizman [map]



 6 p.m.  Free! 

"A2Tech Film Showcase"

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Screening of 9 short films that highlight the impact of technology. Preceded at 5 p.m. by a reception with refreshments.
6 p.m., Michigan Theater. Free. Preregistration required at a2techfilm.com. [map]


 6:30-8:30 p.m.  Free! 

"Danish Hygge Cozy Winter": Ann Arbor District Library.

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All invited to cozy up to a virtual fireplace with warm drinks & sweet treats, and mellow music, and work on a knitting or crocheting project with local crafter Beth Battey, put together jigsaw puzzles, or quietly read.
6:30-8:30 p.m., AADL multipurpose rm., 343 S. Fifth Ave. Free. 327-4200. . [map]


 6:40 p.m. 

"The World Before Your Feet": State Theatre.

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(Jeremy Workman, 2018). Documentary about Matt Green, who's spent over 6 years walking all of the 8000+ miles of NYC streets.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.


 7 & 9:30 p.m. 

"Future Stars": Pioneer High School Theatre Guild.

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The most popular talent show in Michigan - FutureStars - is back! Come watch talented teens from ALL Ann Arbor public schools light up the big Schreiber stage with their amazing singing, dancing, breaking, rapping, and instrumental performances. The top three acts from each of the preliminary shows, as critiqued by a special panel of judges and voted on by the audience, will go on to the Finals to compete for the title of "FutureStar 2019".
As always the show will also feature staged skits by our talented emcees and songs performed by our up-and-coming underclassmen - the "Rising Stars"!
Pioneer High School Schreiber Auditorium, 601 W Stadium Blvd, Ann Arbor, MI 48103. $10-$15. juliehroberts@comcast.net https://a2ptguild.org [map]
 



 7 p.m.  Free! 

Mark Webster Reading Series: U-M English Department.

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Readings by U-M creative writing grad students, including poetry by Erika Nestor and prose by 'Pemi Aguda.
7 p.m., UMMA Auditorium, 525 S. State. Free. 764-6330. [map]


 7 p.m. 

The Birth DayNite with Kristianna & The DayNites @ Ziggy's.

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Come celebrate Capricorn season with Kristianna & The DayNites for Kristianna and Shaun's Birthday! The band will be performing while shooting a music video that YOU can be a part of! Not only will you have the chance to be in the music video, but you'll also be able to submit video you shoot with your phone or camera that will possibly be used during final video production. Come enjoy the sounds of:
Kunle Oshiyoye
Ki5 Loops
Roderick Wallace
Ziggy's, 206 W. Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti. Tickets will be available online before the show for $10, and at the door for $15. media@ziggysypsi.com https://www.facebook.com/events/1046577035549903/ [map]



 7 p.m. 

U-M Women's Gymnastics vs. MSU.

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7 p.m., Crisler Center. Tickets TBA. 764-0247. . [map]


 7 p.m. 

"Creatures of the Night": The Creature Conservancy.

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Jan. 18 & 25. All adults invited to view nocturnal animals in their habitats. Also, educational presentations of a sloth, armadillo, and tegu lizard. Followed by a chance to view the flight of an Egyptian fruit bat colony.
7-9 p.m., Creature Conservancy, 4950 Ann Arbor-Saline Rd. $15; preregistration required at thecreatureconservancy.org. 929-9324. [map]


 7 p.m. 

"Evolution: 67th Annual Faculty and Guest Artist Choreography Concert": EMU Dance Program.

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Jan. 18-20. EMU dance students perform an eclectic mix of genres, from ballet and modern to musical theater and jazz dance, by faculty and guest choreographers, including U-M dance lecturer Jillian Hopper, Ballet Chelsea artistic director Wendi DuBois, Florida-based dancer/choreographer Levi Marsman, Brighton Dance Festival founder-director Kathy King, Detroit-based dancer/choreographer Kristi Faulkner, and EMU dance professors Sherry Jerome Wilkinson and Phil Simmons. Program: Wilkinson presents the "Black Swan Pas de Deux" dance from her classical choreography for Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake. Simmons presents a Fosse-inspired musical theater piece set to Elvis' "A Little Less Conversation" from his 1968 musical comedy Live a Little, Love a Little. Hopper's work is a modern piece she describes as "a surrealist's impression of fun and confusion." DuBois's re-membering explores how identity is constructed through memories. Marsman's high-energy, fast-moving Swarm addresses mass school shootings. King's contemporary jazz piece Hop, Twirl, Swing, Shake pays homage to the energy of 1950s swing dance clubs. Faulkner's Party of One addresses the crisis of 450,000 homeless LGBTQ youth in America.
7 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.) & 1 p.m. (Sun.), EMU Quirk Theater, Quirk Hall, Ypsilanti. Tickets $10 (students with ID, $8) in advance at emutix.com and at the door. 487-2282. . [map]


 7-9 p.m. 

"Lantern-Lit Ski & Snowshoe": Waterloo Recreation Area.

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Every Fri., Jan. 11-Feb. 8. All invited to walk or (conditions permitting) ski or snowshoe half-mile lantern-lit loops. Fire available to warm up between laps. A few pairs of snowshoes available to borrow.
7-9 p.m., Eddy Discovery Center, 17030 Bush Rd., Chelsea. $2 (families, $5). Space limited; preregistration required. $11 recreation passport required ($16 if purchased at the gate). 475-3170. [map]


 7:30 p.m.  Free! 

Ann Arbor Kirtan.

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All invited to try kirtan, an ancient yogic spiritual practice that involves singing and chanting. Accompanied by live music on tabla, harmonium, cello, violin, and finger cymbals. The program ends with silent meditation and homemade chai.
7:30-9:30 p.m., Friends Meetinghouse, 1420 Hill St. Free, but donations accepted. 665-0849. [map]


 7:30 p.m. 

Juice WRLD: EMU Convocation Center.

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Performance by this up-and-coming Chicago-based hip-hop artist, whose debut single, "Lucid Dreams," remains on the Billboard Hot 100 after reaching #2 last May.
7:30 p.m., EMU Convocation Center, 799 N. Hewitt, Ypsilanti. $35-$50 in advance at emutix.com and at the door. 487-2282. . [map]


 7:30 & 10 p.m. 

Rodney Laney: Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase.

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Jan. 17-19. New Jersey-bred stand-up comic and actor who specializes in wry observational humor about assorted features of contemporary life. Preceded by 2 opening acts. Alcohol is served.
7:30 p.m. (Thurs.-Sat.) & 10 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.), 212 S. Fourth Ave. $10 (Thurs.) & $14 (Fri. & Sat.) reserved seating in advance, $12 (Thurs.) & $16 (Fri. & Sat.) general admission at the door. 996-9080. . [map]


 7:30 p.m. 

"Family Mew-Vie Night": Tiny Lions Lounge & Adoption Center.

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Screening of the 1992 animated fantasy Happy Feet, George Miller's Oscar-winning 2006 animated feature set in an Antarctic emperor penguin colony. Also, snuggles with adoptable cats. Popcorn, juice, and water. Kids must be accompanied by an adult (at least 1 for every 3 kids). Bring pillows, sleeping bags, and blankets, if you wish. This event usually sells out.
Tiny Lions, 5245 Jackson, ste. A1. $10 in advance at tinylions.org/mewvienights. 661-3575. [map]


 7:30-9 p.m.  Free! 

"On Being Nice": Crazy Wisdom Bookstore & Tea Room.

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All invited to join a discussion, led by Crazy Wisdom staffer Deb Flint, of this self-help book. Published by The School of Life, it aims to make us less irritable and more patient.
7:30-9 p.m., Crazy Wisdom, 114 S. Main. Free. 665-2757. [map]


 7:30 p.m.  Free! 

"Poetry of Nature and Spirit": Michigan Friends Center.

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All invited to join a discussion of poems by Mary Oliver, Wendell Berry, Gary Snyder, and other writers whose work finds spiritual renewal in nature. Participants invited to bring favorite poems. Refreshments.
7:30 p.m., Michigan Friends Center, 7748 Clarks Lake Rd. (off Waterloo Rd. west of M-52), Chelsea. Free; donations welcome. 475-1892. [map]


 8 p.m. 

"Mary Queen of Scots": Michigan Theater.

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(Josie Rourke, 2018). Biopic about Mary, Queen of Scots starring Saoirse Ronan and Margot Robbie.
Michigan Theater. Tickets: $10 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8; MTF members, $7.50; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7). michtheater.org, 668-TIME. [map]


 8-10 p.m.  Free! 

Angell Hall Observatory Open House: U-M Student Astronomical Society.

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Nov. 2, 16, & 30. All invited to peer through the observatory and rooftop telescopes and to view planetarium shows. Also, short astronomy presentations by club members.
8-10 p.m., 5th floor rooftop observatory, Angell Hall (enter through Haven Hall on the Diag side of the building). Free. 764-3440. [map]


 8 p.m. 

Arnie Tanimoto: Kerrytown Concert House.

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This NYC-based viola da gambist, the 1st to ever major in the instrument at Juilliard, is a rising star in the early music scene. He is joined by viola da gambist James Perretta and harpsichordist Nicola Canzano for a program of 17th- and 18th-century music.
8 p.m., KCH, 415 N. Fourth Ave. Tickets $15-$30 (students, $10) in advance at a2tix.com/events/1-18-2019-arnie-tanimoto/tickets. Reservations recommended. 769-2999. . [map]
 


 8 p.m. 

Juggernaut Jug Band: Green Wood Coffee House Series (First United Methodist Church).

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Traditional jug band music by this acclaimed quartet from Louisville, the birthplace of jug bands. A mixture of classic jazz, ragtime, and blues, jug band music is a swaggering party music, full of high spirits and sexual humor, performed by a modified string band that includes kazoos and other wind instruments, washboard, and, of course, a stoneware jug, an instrument from which a good musician can coax a surprisingly lyrical, hauntingly reverberant sound. Juggernaut has been featured on both the Today Show and the Dr. Demento radio show. Their latest album is Jugs Up!
8 p.m., FUMC Green Wood Church, 1001 Green Rd. at Glazier Way. $15 in advance and at the door. 665-8558. . [map]


 8 p.m. 

"Gurl Groups and Boi Bands": Out Loud Chorus.

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Jan. 18 & 19. Paul Clark directs this chorus for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in a program of songs performed by all-male and all-female groups, including En Vogue, the Beatles, Destiny's Child, Backstreet Boys, and Sweet Honey in the Rock. With pianist Nicholas Roehler, guitarist Colette Jacobsen, bassist Edie Herrold, and percussionist Tamara Perkuhn.
8 p.m., WCC Morris Lawrence Bldg. Towsley Auditorium, 4800 E. Huron River Dr. $18 (students & seniors, $15; unemployed people & kids under 6, free) in advance at olconline.org, $20 at the door. . [map]


 8 & 10 p.m. 

"Improv: Draw Duo/Draw Trio": Pointless Brewery & Theatre.

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Every Fri. Performance by a guest improv troupe TBA. Followed by performances by members of the League of Pointless Improvisers, in groups of 2 or 3 (assigned by the audience), and "water form," a long-form style of improv developed by Pointless.
8 & 10 p.m., Pointless, 3014 Packard. Tickets $15 (8 p.m.) & $12 (10 p.m.) in advance at pointlessbrew.com & at the door. (989) 455-4484. [map]


 8 p.m. 

"Never Not Once": Purple Rose Theatre Company.

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Every Wed.-Sun., Jan. 17-Mar. 16. Guy Sanville directs the world premiere of Michigan playwright Carey Crim's drama about a biology major who brings her boyfriend home to meet her 2 moms and tells them she's hired a private detective to help her find her biological father. Cast: Casaundra Freeman, Michelle Mountain, Caitlin Cavannaugh, Jeremy Kucharek, and Rusty Mewha.
8 p.m. (Thurs.-Sat.), 3 p.m. (Wed. & Sat.), & 2 p.m. (Sun.), Purple Rose Theatre, 137 Park St., Chelsea. Tickets $30 (Wed.), $27 (Thurs.), $41 (Fri. eve. & weekend matinees), $46 (Sat. eve.) in advance at purplerosetheatre.org and by phone, and (if available) at the door. Discounts available for students, seniors, teachers, military personnel, and groups. 433-7673. [map]


 8 p.m. 

"The Great Tamer": University Musical Society.

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Jan 18 & 19. Greek choreographer Dimitris Papaioannou directs a group of 10 dancers in this dance theater work, which uses Greek mythology, classical art, and avant-garde theater to explore the historical echoes of the tragedies and absurdities of modern life. "Those with a taste for existential melancholy will thrill to the aeonic sweep of Papaioannou's vision," writes a Guardian (U.K.) reviewer. Note: show contains full-frontal nudity.
8 p.m., Power Center. Tickets $34-$60 in advance at ums.org, by phone, and (if available) at the door. 764-2538. .


 9 p.m.-midnight 

"Friday Night Swing": Ann Arbor Swing Dance Association/Ann Arbor Community of Traditional Music and Dance.

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Every Fri. Lindy hop, East Coast swing, Charleston, and Balboa dancing to music spun by DJs. No partner needed. Preceded at 8 p.m. by a free beginner lesson and occasionally followed at midnight by blues dancing.
9 p.m.-midnight, Riverside Arts Center, 76 N. Huron, Ypsilanti. $5 (students with ID, $4; $1 discount for AACTMAD members). (847) 757-0942. [map]


 9:30 p.m. 

"The Favourite": State Theatre.

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(Yorgos Lanthimos, 2018). Period drama set in 18th-century England about 2 women competing for the affection of the eccentric and sickly Queen Anne. Olivia Colman, Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz.
State Theatre. Tickets: $10.50 (children under 12, students with ID, seniors age 65 & older, & U.S. veterans, $8.50; MTF members, $8; weekdays before 6 p.m., $7.50). statetheatrea2.org, 668-TIME.



 
 
 

Nightspots Listings:

 

Blind Pig: "Life of Kanye Dance Party"

With DJ Ell. [venue info]

Circ Bar: "Frankie, Audrey Barnes, Evan Parness: 3 Singers by Stamp Nation"

6-9 p.m. [venue info]

Club Above: "Michigan Electronic Music Collective."

Dance party with techno and house DJs TBA. [venue info]

Crazy Wisdom Tea Room: Robin Monterosso

Twangy Americana with blues and soul flavors by this Metro Detroit singer-songwriter who at age 47 recently released her first CD, What I Didn't Say. [venue info]

Earle: Rick Burgess Trio

Jazz ensemble, named after the late jazz pianist and Earle cofounder Burgess, featuring drummer Robert Warren and a rotating roster of bassists and pianists. [venue info]

Habitat Lounge: FreeLance

Local dance rock cover band whose repertoire ranges from Earth, Wind & Fire and Stevie Wonder to AC/DC and Guns & Roses to Maroon 5 and Bruno Mars. [venue info]

Live: Snake Oil

Local School of Rock student ensemble. 6:30-9 p.m. [venue info]

Mash: The Urban Legend Trio

Soul-based music by this Toledo ensemble whose music also draws on elements of blues, funk, R&B, and jazz. [venue info]

Rumpus Room: Open Mike.

All musicians invited. Hosted by Jacob Gibson. Sign-up begins at 6 p.m. 8 p.m.-midnight. [venue info]

Zou Zou's Cafe: Joanna Ransdell

Ypsilanti pop-folk singer-songwriter, the frontwoman of the acoustic ensemble Joanna & the Jaywalkers. She is accompanied by one of her band members, cellist Anthony Marchese. [venue info]

 
 


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