PREVIEW: Gal Costa and Romero Lubambo

What: Gal Costa and Romero Lubambo Where: Hill Auditorium When: Saturday, November 7, 8 pm Tickets: http://ums.org/s_tickets/ According to Wikipedia, Gal Costa’s mother Mariah listened to classical music  for hours during her pregnancy so that  her unborn child would grow to appreciate music.  Little did she know that her daughter would go on to be … Continue reading PREVIEW: Gal Costa and Romero Lubambo

PREVIEW: Keith Terry and the SLAMMIN All-Body Band

When: November 6, 2009 7pm Where: Hill Auditorium Tickets: $10 (may be purchased at the League, leftover tickets sold on the night of the show) Musicians Bryan Dyer, Vocals Zoe Ellis, Vocals Steve Hogan, Beatboxing Keith Terry, Body Music Kenny Washington, Vocals Destani Wolf, Vocals Dancers Evie Ladin Nuria Bowart Namita Kapoor Apparently, Keith Terry … Continue reading PREVIEW: Keith Terry and the SLAMMIN All-Body Band

Arts and Incarcerated Bodies

Arts and Incarcerated Bodies Tuesday, November 3, 7:00pm Stamps Auditorium Walgreen Drama Center 1226 Murfin Avenue North Campus In the so-called “land of the free”, the United States of America, approximately 1 in 100 adults are currently behind bars — with emotional, psychological, intellectual, and physical effects on the individuals incarcerated. What role can the … Continue reading Arts and Incarcerated Bodies

Preview: Poe’s Got Nothing on These Poets

The one and only U-Club Poetry presents another of their amazing slams. Whether you like poetry, your friend drags you to these events, or you are required to attend one for a class, U-Club Poetry Slams draw a very diverse and supportive crowd to the Michigan Union. Everyone should attend to see the wide range … Continue reading Preview: Poe’s Got Nothing on These Poets

Review: Robin Williams and His Talking Rectum

Twas quite a night for Hill Auditorium when Robin Williams and his raunchy brand of comedy came to town this past Friday.  Having waited since March (after Williams postponed most of his tour in order to have and recover from open-heart surgery) with expensive tickets in hand, the Hill Auditorium crowd was edging to laugh … Continue reading Review: Robin Williams and His Talking Rectum

PREVIEW: Jamy Ian Swiss – Sleight of Hand: How Bodies Fool Minds

A part of the Penny W. Stamps Distinguished Visitors Series When: November 5th, 2009 5:10pm Where: Michigan Theater (603 East Liberty Street, near Starbucks) Tickets: there are none, the event is free! Can optical illusions and sleight of hand be considered art? Jamy Swiss has quite the topic to discuss at this Penny Stamps Lecture. … Continue reading PREVIEW: Jamy Ian Swiss – Sleight of Hand: How Bodies Fool Minds