Arts and Entertainment

Detroit Month of Design

Don’t Miss These Events During the 2019 Detroit Month of Design

Olga Stella, executive director of Design Core Detroit, shares seven of her top events taking place this September
Denial - Murals in the Market

Catch These National and International Artists at Murals in the Market

From Columbia and Ireland to New York City and Los Angeles, the Eastern Market event attracts a wide range of talent
Keb Mo

10 Things to Do This Weekend (Sept. 13-15)

Standup by Ron White and concerts by Keb’ Mo’ and NF are some of the most exciting events
funky ferndale art fair

5 Artists to Look Out for at Funky Ferndale Art Fair

Ferndale's beloved three-day festival offers visual, audible, and even interactive art
Tony Roko

Inside Artist Tony Roko’s Plan to Transform a Historic Plymouth Mill

The local creative plans to turn the former Ford Motor Co. space, which was designed by Albert Kahn, into a public-private arts complex
Reba McEntire

10 Things to Do This Weekend (Sept. 6-8)

Reba McEntire, Kid Rock, and Dally in the Alley adorn the roster of fun weekend events
Dave Coulier

Dave Coulier Trades Hollywood For His Hometown of Metro Detroit

Most will remember the St. Clair Shores native as the lovable Joey Gladstone on 1990s sitcom 'Full House.' Now, America's favorite uncle returns to his old stomping grounds.

A Behind-The-Scenes Look at The Musical “Cats”

Ahead of its run in Detroit, cast member Timothy Gulan gives the inside scoop on getting into character and rehearsing during showtime
arts beats and eats

10 Things to Do This Weekend (Aug. 30-Sept. 1)

Ted Nugent, The Michigan State Fair, Arts Beats and Eats, and more to celebrate this Labor Day weekend
All-American Rejects

The All-American Rejects Aren’t Sick of The Hits

Rhythm guitarist Mike Kennerty speaks with 'Hour Detroit' before the band's Arts, Beats and Eats performance
Aqua Follies

The Way It Was – The Aqua Follies

The synchronized swimming group stunned in a 1954 Belle Isle performance
Jia Tolentino

Jia Tolentino’s Writing Pays Homage to Her Formative Years in Ann Arbor

Following the release of her debut book earlier this month, “The New Yorker” staff writer makes an appearance at Literati Bookstore on Aug. 26
Daryl Hall and John Oates

10 Things to Do This Weekend (Aug. 23-25)

Catch music by Daryl Hall and John Oates, comedy by John Crist, and photography by emerging artists
Knights Art Challenge

62 Finalists Announced for the 2019 Knight Arts Challenge Detroit

Wayne State University, Playground Detroit, and Cinema Detroit are among those competing for funding

A Wayne State University Theater Ensemble Performs Original Play in Scotland

Billicia Hines, artistic director of the school's Black Theatre and Dance Collective, reflects on the Freedom Player's trip to Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Stanley Clarke Gears Up for Detroit Jazz Festival’s 40th Anniversary

Plus, a roundup of other performers you don't want to miss
Wayne Brady

10 Things to Do This Weekend (Aug. 16-18)

With the Woodward Dream Cruise, Michigan Comic Con, and a Wayne Brady standup show, it’ll be one busy weekend
Landlord Colors

10 Things to Do This Weekend (Aug. 9-11)

Celebrate the weekend with a tour of Cranbrook Art Museum’s ‘Landlord Colors' exhibit, the Detroit Improv Festival, and a Pink Floyd film screening
detroit podcasts

9 Metro Detroit Podcasts to Listen to Now

From dating advice to interviews with notable locals, there’s something for everyone