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February 2024 Culture Calendar

Metro Detroit is always so full of events and other fun things to do that it can be tough keeping track of it all....

January 2024 Culture Calendar

Looking for something fun to do this month? Ryan Patrick Hooper, the host of CultureShift on 101.9 WDET, Detroit's NPR station, offers his top...
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Editor’s Letter: 2023 Fall Arts and Entertainment Preview

Sometimes I go to the library for fun. It’s a habit I’ve had my whole life, from taking part in story times as a child...

2023 Fall Arts & Entertainment Preview

Fall is coming, and now is the perfect time to get in some fun before the snow flies. Get details on the hottest concerts,...

Meet Detroit Native Ivy Haralson, a Stunt Double for ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’

By now, most of us have seen (or should have seen) Black Panther: Wakanda Forever — the highly anticipated sequel to the 2018 film...

Culture Calendar: Contemporary Exhibits at Cranbrook, The Return of Hamilton, and Violinists in Ann...

Visual arts A trio of Detroit heavy hitters land at Cranbrook Cranbrook Art Museum has been obsessed with connecting itself to the city of Detroit. With...

Tim Allen Discusses ‘The Santa Clauses” Series and Trending on Twitter

When the Birmingham-reared comedy legend who agrees to talk about the new rendition of his holiday movie classic suddenly begins trending on Twitter the...

Detroit-Based Sphinx Organization Provides Art Education for Black and Latinx Musicians

Twenty-five years ago, Aaron Dworkin, a Black 26-year-old University of Michigan student had an idea: What if he started a competition for classical musicians...
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‘Middlesex’ 20 Years Later

Twenty years ago, an epic novel with an unconventional, intersex narrator (and a richly described Detroit backdrop)appeared on bookstore shelves, grabbing readers with this...
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Van Gogh in America: 100 Years Later (w/ Josien van Gogh)

A once-in-a-generation exhibit comes to Detroit.

Culture Calendar: Theatre Bizarre, Ringwald Theatre’s Sweet 16, and a New Book from Colpa...

Detroit’s Greatest Party Returns This Halloween Season After a pandemic hiatus, Theatre Bizarre returns to the Masonic Temple this year. Travel + Leisure has called...

Detroit Public Theatre Starts New Season in New Home

Like a lot of great plays, it’s taken years for Detroit Public Theatre to find a stage of its own. This month, that will...

Meet Paul Glantz, The Man Behind the Curtain at Emagine Entertainment

In 1989, Paul Glantz was a young certified public accountant on the hunt for additional business opportunities when he and a friend decided to purchase...
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Step Inside Sam Richardson’s Detroit

Emmy-nominated actor, Sam Richardson, is best known for his roles in hit series like Ted Lasso, Detroiters and the much-anticipated, Hocus Pocus 2, but once upon a time...
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Editor’s Letter: The Fall Arts Preview Issue

Hour Detroit editor Kate Walsh discusses cover star, Sam Richardson, and shares her excitement over the return of in-person events.

Meadow Brook Mansion to Host Alfred Hitchcock Movie Nights

The Rochester estate is welcoming guests to its grand garden for outdoor showings
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Movie Theaters Are Allowed to Reopen in Michigan

Plus, Gov. Whitmer strengthens mask requirements in schools
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8 Talks Recommended by TEDxDetroit Organizers

From inspiring the next generation of women scientists to how an idea becomes a film, these past talks cover a wide range of topics
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Updated! Upcoming Drive-in Showings in Metro Detroit

Here’s what to see through Oct. 1

Detroit Historical Museum Looks Back at 20 Years of Electronic Music Festivals in the...

The museum's new photography exhibit showcases images from the last two decades of the annual event