- Friday, May 16, 2014
Fuel returns to TC
Fuel returns to Traverse City today with the band’s first new album featuring its original lead singer Brett Scallions in over a decade.Continued ...
- Night Life Calendar: 05/16/2014
Movie Capsules: 05/16/2014
New this week — Chasing Ice: Follow National Geographic photographer James Balog across the Arctic as he deploys time-lapse cameras designed for one purpose: to capture a multi-year record of the world's changing glaciers. Rated PG-13 for brief strong language. (ER)Continued ...
Picasso Museum director dismissed over renovation
PARIS (AP) -- The director of the shuttered Paris Picasso Museum was dismissed on Tuesday after a lagging renovation, accusations of mismanagement, and clashes between the government and the artist's family. It was one of two controversies surroundinContinued ...
Godzilla proves even giant monsters need lawyers
He spews radioactive fire, razes cities and pummels creatures from Earth and beyond, but even Godzilla needs a good lawyer sometimes. After all, you don't survive 60 years in the movie business without taking some fights to court. For decades, attornContinued ...
- Friday, May 9, 2014
Renovated chapel is area's newest event space
Erin Crowell can see the old chapel at the Traverse City State Hospital from the window of her condo. So the newly renovated space now called Kirkbride Hall was her first choice for her wedding ceremony.Continued ...
Opera House performance lineup announced
A traditional New Orleans jazz band, a three-man comedy troupe and one of the best young jazz singers all have one thing in common: They're all booked to perform at The City Opera House its 2014-15 season.Continued ...
Honey, I Shrunk the Art Sale
Five years ago Terry Tarnow turned her shrink ray onto Traverse City's art community. She did it again this year with a new challenge — squeeze intricate works of art on canvasses smaller than a sticky note.Continued ...
Arts & Entertainment in Brief: 05/09/2014
Live music at Hawthorne Vineyards; Father Fred garage sale; art exhibit opens; and more.Continued ...
Movie Capsules: 05/09/2014
New this week: Legends of Oz - Dorothy’s Return: Dorothy wakes up in post-tornado Kansas, only to be whisked back to Oz to try to save her old friends the Scarecrow, the Lion, the Tin Man and Glinda from a devious new villain, the Jester. Rated PG for some scary images and mild peril. (GT9)Continued ...
Night Life Calendar: 05/09/2014
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- Friday, May 2, 2014
No room at Open Space? Promoters look to alternate venues
Jim and Wendy Harvey were looking for outdoor space for their new Traverse City Summer Concert Series just as discussion over so-called festival fatigue at the city’s Open Space park began last fall.Continued ...
Korean artist opens first solo U.S. museum exhibit
Sweat dripped from Sueng Mo Park's brow as he flung the last wraps of foam padding from the corner of his sculpture and began to inspect its serpentine surface.Continued ...
Hard work pays off for former college band
Every successful band has that moment when its members realize they’ve got something worth pursuing — something more than worth the investment of blood, sweat, tears and passion.Continued ...
Weekend in Brief: 05/02/2014
Celebration honors Karl Haas' 100th birthday; Mother-Daughter Luncheon; Sleder's "On the Porch" series; and more.Continued ...
Maloney to perform in Manistee
Top 20 “The Voice” contestant Ryan Whyte Maloney will give his first concert in his native northern Michigan since appearing on the NBC show.Continued ...
Movie Capsules: 05/02/2014
New this week — The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Peter Parker runs the gauntlet as the mysterious company Oscorp sends up a slew of supervillains against him, impacting his life. Rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action/violence.Continued ...
- Night Life Calendar: 05/02/2014
- Friday, April 25, 2014
OTP cast revives 'Steel Magnolias'
Denni Don Hunting first saw “Steel Magnolias” at the Cherry County Playhouse in 1990. She liked it so much that company executive director Neil Rosen gave her complimentary tickets to see it again.Continued ...
Folk music collector inspires concert with twist
Shianne Knoch studied pictures of traditional instruments in an American folk music book, then drew a border illustration of small guitars, mandolins, fiddles and banjos.Continued ...
Collins, comedians to perform at City Opera House
Singer Judy Collins will kick off the 2014-15 “Live at the Opera House” season at the City Opera House.Continued ...
Weekend in Brief: 04/25/2014
Environmentalist of the Year dinner; Leelanau Wine Trail offers "Small Plates"; Claudia Schmidt CD release party; and more.Continued ...
Movie Capsules: 04/25/2014
New this week - Brick Mansions: An undercover Detroit cop navigates a dangerous neighborhood that’s surrounded by a containment wall with the help of an ex-con in order to bring down a crime lord and his plot to devastate the entire city.Continued ...
- Night Life Calendar: 04/25/2014
- Friday, April 18, 2014
Crisis in Ukraine focus of benefit lecture
TRAVERSE CITY -- When people talk "war" -- whenever, wherever -- it's time to "tune in" and listen, said Jack Segal. Segal presents "Ukraine: A New Cold War?" -- in lecture and Q-and-A format -- Monday at 6 p.m. in Northwestern Michigan College's MilContinued ...