Aliza Art Opportunities

ART

Art of the Family: reception 6-9 p.m. April 6, exhibit through April 28, Northville Art House, 215 W. Cady St., 248-344-0497, northvillearthouse.org.

Juried art show: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. April 7, Holly Area Veterans Resource Center, Karl Richter Community Center, 300 East St., Holly.

Fran Wolok: through April 9, at the Level One Bank, 22635 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, and at the Cork Wine Pub, 23810 Woodward Ave., Pleasant Ridge, through May 5.

Alicea Davis: through April 9, Community Arts Gallery, 22635 Woodward Ave., Ferndale 248-546-1632, downtownferndale.com.

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2018 Arts Awards: High School Art Competition, Arts Educator of the Year and Farmington Art Foundation Awards, 6 p.m. April 13, the Costick Center, 28600 W. 11 Mile Road, Farmington Hills, refreshments, music by Sean Deason, performances by Farmington Hills Youth Theatre/High School Musical cast, dance by FPS PTA Reflections award winner Nina Kobayashi, Harrison Dance Company, $10 by April 6, $15 after, recreg.fhgov.com, 248-473-1848. Festival of the Arts exhibit open April 12-14.

Patricia Piccinini “The Comforter,” Paul Rand “In Focus”: through April 15, University of Michigan Museum of Art, 525 S. State St., Ann Arbor, umma.umich.edu.

Leslie Masters: through April 19, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, 1516 S. Cranbrook, Birmingham, 248-644-0866, bbartcenter.org.

Tim Noble and Sue Webster-The Masterpiece: through May 13, University of Michigan Museum of Art, 525 S. State St., Ann Arbor, umma.umich.edu.

“Play Ball!”: 50th anniversary of the Detroit Tigers’ 1968 World Series victory with memorabilia through Sept. 16, Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-833-4005, dia.org.

ART LECTURES/WORKSHOPS

Drawing in the Galleries or Drop-In Workshop- Open Studio: 6-9 p.m. April 6 and noon-4 p.m. April 7-8, Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org.

Let’s Talk: Approaching Opportunities for Artists & Designers: 6:30-8 p.m. April 10, Galerie Camille, 4130 Cass Ave Suite C, Detroit, bit.ly/2GDCpUb, free.

AUDITIONS/CONTESTS

Oakland Youth Orchestras 2018 auditions: sign-ups for auditions accepted through May 20 for ages 7-18, oyomi.org/join-oyo.

Royal Oak Musicale Scholarships: for seniors planning to major in music. Contact Grace Brockett, 248-435-2753 or brockettgrace@gmail.com, royaloakmusicale.org. Application deadline April 9.

Kappy Family Anne Frank Art & Writing Competition: for 9th-12th graders in Macomb and Oakland counties in three categories — drawing, painting and photography. Submissions must be postmarked on or prior to April 9, holocaustcenter.org/competition or call Aliza Tick, 248-553-2400, ext. 141.

“BuildBuyUSA” Song and Video Contest: sponsored by UAW, create videos about the value of manufacturing and buying domestic products; four winners receive $5,000 prizes. Entries due by April 25, buildbuyUSA.org.

Troy’s Creative Endeavors Gift Shop: seeks seniors 50+ to sell their arts and crafts at the Shop at the Troy Community Center, 3179 Livernois, 248-524-3484, troymi.gov.

Theater Open Auditions: noon, April 14 for ages 10-17. Call the School of Performing Arts, 248-393-1407 or email info@mtzionarts.org to sign up. Mt. Zion Theatre, 4900 Maybee Road, Clarkston.

Motown EDU summer camp-IGNITE: Motown Museum and Wayne State University host annual camp July 9-20, MotownMuseum.org/Motown-Edu, 248-225-6265. Applications and $20 fee, are due April 20. Designed to educate and inspire artistic teens.

THE BEAT

The Alfredo Rodriguez Trio: Friday Night Live 7 and 8:30 p.m. April 6, Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org.

Dead Horses: April 6, The Ark, Ann Arbor, 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor, 734-763-8587, theark.org, $15 adv.

Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band: 8 p.m. April 6, The Magic Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, themagicbag.com, 18+, $18 adv.

Cabin 7, Ahmi: 8 p.m. April 6, Ferndale Public Library, 222 E. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale, ferndalepubliclibrary.org.

Scythian: 7:30 p.m. April 6, The Ark, 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor, 734-761-1451, theark.org, $20.

Pop Evil, Black Map, Palaye Royale: April 6, The Fillmore, 2115 Woodward Ave., Detroit, thefillmoredetroit.com, $25-$45.

Stefano Barone, Italian guitarist: 8 p.m. April 6, Trinity House Theatre, 38840 W. Six Mile Road, Livonia, 734-464-6302, trinityhousetheatre.org, $20.

Sponge hosts pub crawl: 7 p.m. April 7, beginning at Firehouse Pub, 23018 Greater Mack Ave., St. Clair Shores, $35 advance ticket purchase required to reserve a seat on the bus, 21+, Spongepubcrawl.com. Drinks not included.

We Came as Romans, The Plot in You, Oceans Ate Alaska, Currents, Tempting Fate: 6 p.m. April 7, The Crofoot Ballroom, Pontiac, thecrofoot.com, 248-858-9333, $20.

Between the Buried and Me, The Dear Hunter, Leprous: 6 p.m. April 7, The Emerald Theatre, 31 N. Walnut, Mount Clemens, 586-630-0120, theemeraldtheatre.com, 18+, $30.

Between the Buried and me, The Dear Hunter, Leprous: 6 p.m. April 7, The Emerald Theatre, 31 N. Walnut, Mount Clemens, 586-630-0120, theemeraldtheatre.com, 18+, $25 adv.

Robin Trower: 7 p.m. April 7, The Royal Oak Music Theatre, 318 W. 4th St. Royal Oak, royaloakmusictheatre.com, $35-$75.

Tributes to Tom Jones, Barbra Streisand, Sha Na Na: 6:30 p.m. April 7, Club Venetian, 29310 John R Road, Madison Heights, clubvenetian.com, 248-399-6788, $45.

Sam Austins: April 7, The El Club, 4114 Vernor Hwy., Detroit, elclubdetroit.com, $10-$13.

Phillip Phillips: 7 p.m. April 7, The Majestic Theatre, 4140 Woodward Ave., Detroit, majesticdetroit.com, $30.

Matthew Ball: aka The Boogie Woogie Kid 2:30-3:30 p.m. April 8, Cromaine Library, 3688 Hartland Road, Hartland, 810-632-5200.

The Rhythms of Cuba w/Tumbao Bravo: 2-3:30 pm. April 8, Rochester Hills Public Library, 500 Olde Town Road, Rochester. Register at rhpl.org, 248-650-7140.

Nightclub Cabarets: 7 p.m. April 8-11, The Flagstar Strand Theatre, 12 N. Saginaw St., Pontiac, $10 door, $5 with student ID.

Cigarettes After Sex: 7 p.m. April 11, The Majestic Theatre, 4140 Woodward Ave., Detroit, majesticdetroit.com, all ages, $20 adv.

Stefano Barone, Italian guitarist: 7 p.m. April 13 at 20 Front Street, Lake Orion, 248-783-7105, 20frontstreet.com, $18.

Euge Groove, Keiko Matsui, Peter White: “A Jazzy Night Light This” April 13, Andiamo Celebrity Showroom, 7096 E. 14 Mile Road, Warren, andiamoshowroom.com, $30-$69.

Charley Pride: 8 p.m. April 13, Soaring Eagle, 6800 Soaring Eagle Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, 888-732-4537, $37-$59.

The Wailin’ Jennys: 7:30 p.m. April 14, Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Macomb Community College, 44575 Garfield Road, Clinton Twp., macombcenter.com, $43-$58.

Fauré Quartett: 8 p.m. April 14, Seligman Performing Arts Center, 22305 W. 13 Mile Road, Beverly Hills, 313-335-3300, CMSDetroit.org, $25-$65.

The Temptations, The Four Tops: 8 p.m. May 18, Soaring Eagle, 6800 Soaring Eagle Blvd., Mt. Pleasant, 888-732-4537, $24-$69.

The Jackson 5, Mark Farner, Jeff Daniels, Craig Brown Band: Detroit Music Weekend June 14-17, multiple locations in downtown Detroit, detroitmusicweekend.org.

BOOKS

Andy Gutman: children’s author, songwriter, president of Southfield-based Farbman Group, 1-2 p.m. April 7, Paper Trail Books, 414 S. Washington Ave., Royal Oak, gutcheckpublishing.com.

CLASSICAL

Storm Large, Le Bonheur: 8:30 p.m. April 6, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dso.org, 313-576-5111, $20-$49.

Strauss & Wagner: Detroit Symphony Orchestra, with violinist Yoonshin Song, April 6-7, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dso.org, 313-576-5111, $20-$49. ConcerTalk at 7 p.m. April 6-7 preceding the 8 p.m. performances.

Cuttime Players: 7:30 p.m. April 8, The Birmingham Temple, 28611 W. Mile Road, Farmington Hills, birminghamtemple.com, $28, $10 students, vivaceseries.org.

Oakland Symphony Orchestra with The Oakland University Symphony Chorus: 7 p.m. April 11, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dso.org, 313-576-5111, $20 general, $10 students.

Schumann’s “Spring”: April 12-14, Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, 3711 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dso.org, 313-576-5111, $15-$100.

“Danzones y Tangos”: A Cabaret Café, Michigan Philharmonic 7:30 p.m. April 14, Plymouth Arts & Recreation Complex, Plymouth, 734-451-2112, michiganphil.org, $40.

Birmingham Concert Band celebrates 40 Years: 3 p.m. April 15, Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, 1800 W. Maple Road, Birmingham, free, donations accepted to benefit the BCB Scholarship Fund, birminghamconcertband.com.

COMEDY

First Fridays Comedy Showcase: 9:30 p.m. April 6, The Crofoot Vernors Room, thecrofoot.com, 248-858-9333, $15.

John Caparulo, Mark Ellis: April 6-7, Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle, 310 S. Troy St., Royal Oak, 248-542-9900, comedycastle.com, 18+, prices vary.

Jeff Bodart , Julie Lyons: 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. April 6-7, Holly Hotel, 110 Battle Alley, Holly, reservations recommended. hollyhotel.com 248-634-5208, $15, adults only.

Ken Evans: 8 p.m. April 6-7, Big Tommy’s Comedy Club, 40380 Grand River Ave., Novi, 248-615-2102, bigtommys.com, $15.

A Brit of Magic-Keith Fields and Lady Sarah: 2 and 8 p.m. April 14, Ridgedale Players Theatre, 205 W. Long Lake Road, Troy, 248-988-7049, ridgedaleplayers.com, $21 each.

FILMS

Three Stooges festival: 8 p.m. April 6-7 and 2 p.m. April 7, The Redford Theatre, 17360 Lahser Road, Detroit, 313-537-2560, redfordtheatre.com, $5.

“Vazante”: April 6-8, Detroit Film Theatre Auditorium, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org, $11.

2018 Italian Film Festival USA Metro Detroit: through April 29, italianfilmfests.org, 248-930-6017, free admission. “Funne, Le Ragazze, Che Sognavano Il Mare” 7 p.m. April 6 at General Lectures 100 Hall, Wayne State University, Detroit and 5 p.m. April 7 at Wells Hall B122, Michigan State University, East Lansing; “Easy” 7 p.m. April 6 at Wells Hall B122, Michigan State University, East Lansing; “L’ordine delle cose” 5 p.m. April 7 at General Lectures 100 Hall, Wayne State University, Detroit; “La Tenerezza”: 7:30 p.m. April 7, General Lectures 100 Hall, Wayne State University, Detroit.

“The Boy in the Striped Pajamas”: PG-13, followed by discussion; son of concentration camp commander befriends a Jewish boy, 6 p.m. April 7, Central United Methodist Church, 3882 Highland Road, Waterford Twp., waterfordcumc.org, 248-681-0040.

FUNDRAISER

Bridal Show: noon-3 p.m. April 7, Mystic Creek Golf Course & Banquet Center, One Champions Circle, Milford, mysticcreekgc.com, free admission with donation of three non-perishable food items for Gleaners Community Food Bank, $2.50 without donation.

“Ninja Warrior Family Fun Night”: 7-9 p.m. April 14, The Edge Training Center, 3285 Martin Road, Suite 101, Commerce Township, fundraiser for the Five Points of Hope cancer care charity in Milford, 248-877-1525, fivepointsofhope.com, $20.

“Swanapalooza” with The Chenille Sisters, Gemily: 1 p.m. April 15, The Ark, 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor, to benefit Wild Swan Theater, wildswantheater.org, 734-995-0530, $20 adult, $15 youth/senior, or $60 for a 4-pack.

Women Helping Women: Grace Centers of Hope 20th annual luncheon and fashion show 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 21, Royal Park Hotel, 600 University, Rochester, 855-HELP-GCH, gracecentersofhope.org, $100.

MUSEUMS

exploreLAB: interactive educational exhibits 11 a.m., noon, 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Saturdays; 1 and 2 p.m. Sundays, through July 1, Cranbrook Institute of Science, 39221 Woodward Ave., Bloomfield Hills, science.cranbrook.edu/explore/exploreLAB, $8 per program plus museum admission.

Michigan Military Academy Open House: 1-4 p.m. April 8, Orchard Lake Museum, 3951 Orchard Lake Road, Orchard Lake, gwbhs.org/events, 248-757-2451.

Stories in the Sky Planetarium Show: ongoing, Dassault Systèmes Planetarium, 5020 John R St., Detroit, mi-sci.org, 313-577-8400, $14/adult, $11/child 12 and younger and senior citizens, free for children younger than 2.

On Sale- Concert postponed

Chubby Checker,The Marcels, The Spaniels and Shades of Blue: date changed to Aug. 17, Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, Dearborn, (Tickets purchased for the May 13 show will be honored on Aug. 17).

On Sale Now

3rd Annual Jazz Spectacular: June 16, Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, $24-$84.

Jeff Lynne’s Electric Light Orchestra, Dawes: Aug. 16, Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, $49.50+.

On Sale at 10 a.m. April 6

Jill Scott: June 24, The Fox Theatre, Detroit, $49.75-$129.75.

Counting Crows: Sept. 2, DTE Energy Music Theatre, Independence Township, $29.50-$99.50, lawn four-packs at $80.

Stone Temple Pilots, The Cult, Bush: July 24, Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, $25-$99.50, lawn four-packs at $80.

Ted Nugent, Blue Öyster Cult: July 20, DTE Energy Music Theatre, Independence Township, $25-$99.50, lawn four-packs at $80.

Brad Paisley, Kane Brown, Dan Tyminski: June 28, DTE Energy Music Theatre, $29.50-$99.50, lawn four-packs at $80.

Yes”: June 30, The Fox Theatre, Detroit, $49.50+.

Stp, The Cult, Bush: July 24, Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, $65-$195.

“Twas a Girls Night Before Christmas- The Musical”: Dec. 13-16, City Theatre, Detroit, $43.

Bobby Collins: May 24, MGM Grand Detroit Event Center.

The Mighty Mighty Bosstones: Aug. 19, Saint Andrews Hall, Detroit.

On Sale at 10 a.m. April 12

Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue: Aug. 21, Sound Board, Detroit, $43-$55.

Aaron Lewis: Dec. 2, Motor City Casino Sound Board, $39-$48.

Tickets on sale at box office without service fee, or at Ticketmaster locations, Ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000, Livenation.com, Palacenet.com.

OPERA

Puccini’s “Tosca”: April 7-15, Detroit Opera House, 1526 Broadway, Detroit, 313-961-3500, michiganopera.org, $35-$170.

PUPPETRY

Manual Cinema -”The Magic City”: 2 p.m. April 7-8, Detroit Film Theatre Auditorium, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org.

STORYTELLING

Bill Murray, Jan Vogler and friends: April 18, The Fillmore, 2115 Woodward Ave., Detroit, thefillmoredetroit.com, $45-$125+.

THEATER-PROFESSIONAL

“HAIRitage” the Play-Spring Jazz Fling: 8 p.m. April 6, Jazz Cafe at Music Hall, 350 Madison, Detroit, 313-887-8501, musichall.org, $20-$25.

“Goodnight Moon & The Runaway Bunny”: 4 p.m. April 8, Jazz Cafe, Music Hall, 350 Madison, Detroit, 313-887-8501, musichall.org, $20, $12 for children.

“Menopause The Musical”: 7:30 p.m. April 12-13, Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Macomb Community College, 44575 Garfield Road, Clinton Twp., macombcenter.com, $43-$58.

Agatha Christie’s, “And Then There Were None”: through April 15, Henry Ford College, MacKenzie Fine Arts Center, 5101 Evergreen Road, Dearborn, 313-845-6475, theatre.hfcc.edu, $15, students, $12.

“The Snow Geese”: through April 15, Meadow Brook Theatre, 207 Wilson Hall, Rochester Hills, 248-377-3300, mbtheatre.com, $28-$43.

“The Devil’s Music-The Life and Blues of Bessie Smith”: with musical performances through April 22, Theatre NOVA, 410 W. Huron, Ann Arbor, $25, 734-635-8450, theatreNOVA.org, $25.

THEATER-STUDENT

“Hands on a Hard Body” musical: through April 7, Oakland University Varner Studio Theatre, oakland.edu/mtd, $20 general, $12 students.

Million Dollar Quartet: 2-4 p.m. April 7, Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Macomb Community College, 44575 Garfield Road, Clinton Twp., macombcenter.com, $50-$64.

“12 Angry Jurors”: April 12-15, Oakland University, Varner Lab Theatre, Rochester, oakland.edu/mtd, $8.

“Into the Woods”: April 12-22, Rochester College, 800 West Avon Road, Rochester Hills, 248-218-2149, $5 for students and $12 adv., $5 for students, rc.edu/rctheatre, 248-218-2149.

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