• Nov, accepting
Friday & Saturday
THURSDAY, JAN. 27
Six artists who make drawings are
the focus of Drawings, an exhibit at
District Arts Gallery, 955 S. Eton,
Birmingham, running through Feb.
19, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., Tuesday-
Saturday. www. distictarts.com
The Dybbuk from the Holy Apple -
Field directed by Yossi Sommer, a
modern version of The Dybbuk
(Forbidden Love) by Anski, is intro-
duced by Ellen Rothfeld, lecturer of
Hebrew, MSU, and shown 7:30
p.m. 1345 Engineering Bldg., MSU.
FRIDAY, JAN. 28
Reel Pride Michigan, Gay, Lesbian,
Bisexual, Transgender (GLBT) and
allied film festival hosts 22 screen-
ings, 45 films, opening night gala,
closing night extravaganza, after
parties and star-studded events
through Feb. 4. Youth activities
available. Main Art Theatre, 118 N.
Main St., Royal Oak. (313) 537-
3323, ext. 107 or
Opening exhibit reception 6-8 p.m.
for artists: Jim Cogswell, oil paint-
ings that present alphabetic compo-
sitions as individual images and as
sequences forming words; and
mixed media on paper and wood by
Barbara Dorchen; exhibits run
through March 5. Paint Creek
Center for the Arts, 407 Pine St.,
Rochester. Hours: 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Oakland Theatre Guild presents
Little Women through Feb. 13,
7:30 p.m. Fridays, 4 p.m. and 7:30
p.m. Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays.
$14 adults, $12 seniors, $10 chil-
dren under 12. Starlight Theater,
Summit Place Mall, 315 N.
Telegraph, Waterford. (248) 335-
1788 or www.starlighttheater.net .
Alexander Markovich on the piano
and Conductor Neeme Jarvi per-
form Tchaikovsky's Other Piano
Concerto, his rarely performed sec-
ond concerto, 10:45 a.m., 8 p.m.
Friday, 8:30 p.m. Saturday,
Orchestra Hall. (313) 576-5111 or
SATURDAY, JAN. 29
The nation's only traveling art
Museum, Artrain USA, presents
"Native Views: Influences of
Modern Culture," a contemporary
Native American art exhibit
Saturday and Sunday; Native
American artists will sell and display
their work. No charge; donations
encouraged. 1100 N. Main St., Ann
Arbor. (734) 747-8300 or
The Art Alchemists, dedicated to
creating digital art, host Point of
Departure, with featured artists
including Miriam Brysk, Lynda
Cole, Michelle A. Hegyi, Judith
Jacobs, Leslie Sobel and Linda
Soberman, through March 12.
Artists discuss and demonstrate
their processes with a day of Digital
Exploration 2-5 p.m., Jan 29.
Padzieski Art Gallery, Ford
Community and Performing Arts
Center, 15801 Michigan Ave.,
Dearborn. (313) 943-3095 or
Harlem Globetrotters bring their
2005 "World of Fun" North
American Tour to The Palace 1 p.m.
when they face the New York
Ticketmaster (248) 645-6666 or
Chubby Checker and the Wildcats
perform "The Twist" and other
favorites 8 p.m., Ford Community
& Performing Arts Center Theatre,
15801 Michigan Ave., Dearborn.
$42-$47. (313) 943-2354 or
SUNDAY, JAN. 30
The Detroit Opera House hosts the
2 p.m. Sphinx Competition Finals
Concert, competition open to jun-
ior high, high school and college-
age Black and Latino classical string
players. The finalists of the Senior
Division compete accompanied by
the Sphinx Symphony Orchestra,
Junior Division 1st Place Laureate
performance, guest artist cellist
Patrice Jackson and Conductor Paul
Freeman. $12. Ticketmaster: (248)
645-666 or www.ticketmaster.com
Three-time Tony Award-winning
soprano Audra McDonald performs
4 p.m., Hill Auditorium, Ann
Arbor. $10-$14. (734) 764-2538 or
Movin' Out, the Tony Award-win-
ning musical based on the songs of
Billy Joel and choreographed and
directed by Twyla Thwarp comes to
Wharton Center for Performing
Arts, MSU, 7:30 Tuesday-Thursday;
8 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m., 8 p.m.
Saturday; 1 p.m., 6:30 p.m. Sunday;
Feb. 1-6. $41-$68. (800) WHAR-
Banquet Facilities Available
for Bar/Bat Mitzvahs
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RESTAURANT • DETROIT
The Loves of Shakespeare's
Women, a one-woman show in the
round performed by award-winning
actress Susannah York, 2 p.m., 8
p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday at the
Ark, 316 S. Main St. Ann Arbor.
(734) 763-TKTS or
An all-new production of Sesame
Street Live, "Out of This World!"
entertains families at the Fox
Theatre through Feb. 13. $10, $15,
$20. Call for times: (248) 433-1515
Friday & Saturday
Shuttle Service to all
Major Detroit Venues
Conductor Neeme Jarvi and cellist
Robert deMaine play "All-
Tchaikovsky" 8 p.m. Thursday,
10:45 a.m. Friday, 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, Orchestra Hall. (313)
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