After trekking from class to class on Thursday in rainy, cold weather, the warm sanctuary of Rackham Auditorium was a welcome blessing. I was attending the George Lewis Interactive Trio, having blindly signed up on an e-mail from a peer advisor. It was quite the spectacle. I’ve seen my share of abstract performances; however, I’d … Continue reading REVIEW: Programmed Spontaneity
The Blind Pig is hosting Boyce Avenue at EMU’s Pease Auditorium on Saturday October 22nd at 7 p.m. Boyce Avenue, an acoustic-rock band comprised of three brothers from Sarasota, Florida, quickly gained popularity on Youtube through their unique and heartfelt acoustic covers of popular songs from a variety of genres. Now with several hit songs … Continue reading PREVIEW: Boyce Avenue at EMU
The Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan will be performing at the Power Center on Friday October 21st and Saturday October 22nd at 8 p.m. The company will perform Water Stains on the Wall, artistic director Lin Hwai-min’s newest piece. The work is a metaphor for the exquisite beauty of Chinese calligraphy, the dancers’ movement … Continue reading PREVIEW: Cloud Gate Dance Theatre
The arts season has started here at the University of Michigan and I am so excited!!! There are so many great performances and events this semester that I’ve basically booked myself for at least one show a weekend. That being said, I’ve already gone to three amazing shows this semester; Mark Morris Dance Group, John … Continue reading Review: Yuja Wang-Diva and Pianist?
Woken up by my mom’s incessant cries, I launched out of bed to see what was wrong. “How appropriate. The one day I have off this week and what do you know? It’s raining,” she said. Still half asleep, I reassured her that the skies might clear up. It was a classic case of bad … Continue reading REVIEW: Falling in Love with Lavender
For years, my interest in Detroit’s ruins and restructuring has drawn me into an unparalleled world. In an attempt to preserve the much forgotten history and culture of the equally elapsed metropolis, I explore the city with fresh eyes and an open mind. Especially drawn to the city’s underground art scene, trips downtown provide an … Continue reading REVIEW: Soles of Detroit