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Southeast Michigan entertainment calendar Feb. 25 and beyond – Macomb Daily

Note: Events are subject to change; check with venues for updates. Some events require proof of vaccination or negative COVID test within 72 hours prior to event.

On sale now

• Air Supply: July 8, at the MGM Grand Detroit Event Center, $59+.

• Bill Gaither & The Gaither Vocal Band: 7 p.m. March 18, Mt. Zion Church, 4900 Maybee Road, Clarkston, mtzion.org, $30+.

On sale 10 a.m. Feb. 24

• Robin Thicke: June 23, Sound Board at MotorCity Casino, Detroit, $52+.

• Whiskey Myers: May 21, Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, Sterling Heights, $29.70+.

On sale 10 a.m. Feb. 25

• “The Band’s Visit”-musical: April 19-May 1, Fisher Theatre, Detroit, $35+.

• Dave Matthews Band: June 21, Pine Knob Music Theatre, Independence Twp., $49.50+.

• Train, Jewel, Blues Traveler, Thunderstorm Artis: July 12, Pine Knob Music Theatre, $34.50+.

• John Mulaney: Two shows, 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Sept. 9, Fox Theatre, Detroit, $55+ each.

• Chris Rock: Sept. 16, Fox Theatre, $49.50+.

• Chris Stapleton: July 8, Comerica Park, Detroit, $59+.

On sale 11 a.m. Feb. 25

Big Time Rush, Dixie D’Amelio: July 10, Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre, $25.15+.

On sale 10 a.m. March 3

• Eric Benet: July 21, Sound Board, $40+.

On sale 10 a.m. March 5

• Phish: Aug. 3, Pine Knob Music Theatre, $49.50+.

Canceled

L.O.L. Surprise!: Canceled March 29, Fox Theatre.

Rescheduled

• IL Volo: Rescheduled to Sept. 10, (previously scheduled for March 31), Fox Theatre.

Tickets on sale at 313Presents.com, LiveNation.com, Ticketmaster.com or the XFINITY Box Office at Little Caesars Arena.

Beats

• Dua Lipa, Caroline Polacheck and Lolo  Zouai: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 25, Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, 313presents.com, $45.

• Claud: 7 p.m. Feb. 25, Loving Touch, 22634 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, thelovingtouchferndale.com, all ages, $16+.

•  Ryan DeHues and Marla Moore: Feb. 25, The Alley Cat Club at the Holly Hotel, 110 Battle Alley, Holly, hollyhotel.com/alley-cat-club, ages 21+, show is $25+ adv. for members, (annual membership is $59 and includes a $59 credit).

• Tributesville Concert Series-Elton John Tribute Captain Fantastic: 8 p.m. Feb. 26, (previously scheduled for Jan. 29), Flagstar Strand Theatre, Pontiac, doors at 7 p.m., flagstarstrand.com, $20+.

• Tyler, The Creator: Feb. 28 Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, 313presents.com, $49.50+.

• Journey, Toto: March 2, Little Caesars Arena, 313presents.com, $44.50+.

• Leprous: 7 p.m. March 3, The Crofoot Ballroom, 1 S. Saginaw, Pontiac, all ages, thecrofoot.com, $25+.

• Gang of Four: March 3, Magic Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, 248-544-1991, themagicbag.com, all ages, $27+.

• Tool: March 3, Little Caesars Arena, 313presents.com, $65+.

• Jeffrey Osborne: March 3, Sound Board at MotorCity Casino, Detroit, 313presents.com, $43+.

• Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators: 7 p.m. March 4, The Fillmore, 2115 Woodward Ave, Detroit, 313-961-5451, thefillmoredetroit.com, $35+.

• Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: 8 p.m. March 4, Orchestra Hall, 3711 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, dso.org/watch/1778190, $12-$99+.

• I Am King–The Michael Jackson Experience: 7:30 p.m. March 4, Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, 44575 Garfield Road, Clinton Twp., macombcenter.com, $38.50+.

•  “Mardi Gras Creole Jazz”: March 4-5, The Alley Cat Club at the Holly Hotel, 110 Battle Alley, Holly, hollyhotel.com/alley-cat-club, ages 21+, show is $25+ adv. for members, (annual membership is $59 and includes a $59 credit). Cajun small plates available to purchase.

• Trapper Schoepp, Raven Grey: 8-10 p.m. March 5, at 20 Front Street, Lake Orion, 20frontstreet.com, $20+.

• Birmingham Musicale- “March Music with Odd Numbers”: 1 p.m. March 10, Congregational Church of Birmingham, 1000 Cranbrook Road, Bloomfield Hills, thebirminghammusicale.org, 248-647-2476, free music program presented by the Birmingham Musicale.

• Nashigan Writers Round Tour featuring Katie Pederson, Grace Theisen, Brontë Fall, Amy Petty: 8-10 p.m. March 10, at 20 Front Street, Lake Orion, 20frontstreet.com, $20+.

• Keith Harkin: 8-10 p.m. March 11, at 20 Front Street, Lake Orion, 20frontstreet.com, $35+.

• The Longest Johns: 7 p.m. March 11, Otus Supply in Ferndale, otussupply.com, $15+.

• Michigan Philharmonic-“A Night in the Tropics”: 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 11, featuring Josanne Francis, Steelpan, First United Methodist Church, Plymouth, $30 gen. Adm., $10 for students, michiganphil.org.

• Sounds of Sinatra with Mark Randisi featuring The Motor City Horns: March 12, Andiamo Celebrity Showroom, 7096 E. 14 Mile Road, Warren, andiamoshowroom.com, 586-268-3200, $28+.

• The Royal Oak Concert Band “Our Great America”: 3 p.m. March 13, Royal Oak Middle School Auditorium, 709 N. Washington Ave., Royal Oak, $10 for adults, $8 for seniors, and children 12 and under are free, royaloakconcertband.org.

• Parquet Courts, Mdou Moctar: 7 p.m. March 13, Magic Stick, 4120 Woodward, Detroit, majesticdetroit.com/about/the-magic-stick, $35+.

Black History Month events

• Black History Month-“Seven Songs For Malcolm X”: Feb. 22-28, Detroit Film Theatre Auditorium, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org, free.

• Black History Month Film Schedule- “Get Out” and “Us”-Feb. 25-March 3 participating Emagine theaters, for showtimes, visit Emagine-Entertainment.com, $5 each ticket.

• The Black Television Pop Up-The Martin Lawrence Experience: Noon-8 p.m. Feb. 26- all ages; adults-only party 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; noon-4 p.m. Feb. 27, The Meeting Space, 21620 Melrose, Southfield, $15 for adults, $5 for children for exhibit each day; $25 adults (party), masks required, bit.ly/3HGM47Q, 248-574-9093.

Classical

• Mahler’s “Titan”: Feb. 24-26, Orchestra Hall, 3711 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, dso.org, $15-$105+. Also, free webcast, 8 p.m. Feb. 26, dso.org/watch/1749804.

• Classical Roots-Detroit Symphony Orchestra: March 4-5, Orchestra Hall, 3711 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, dso.org, $15-$50+.

• “Bring Back the Baroque”-The Macomb Symphony Orchestra: 3 p.m. March 6, Trinity Lutheran Church, Van Dyke at M 59, Utica, macombsymphony.org, with the Macomb Chamber Choir from Macomb Community College.

Outdoor activities

• Romeo WinterFest: 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Feb. 26, downtown Romeo, horse-drawn wagon rides, ice sculpture show, warming stations, romeowinterfest.com.

• Skating Rink & Igloo Dining: Skating rink, 1-7  p.m., Saturdays and 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays, throughout season, Blake’s Orchard & Cider Mill, 17985 Armada Center Road, Armada. Skating ticket reservations and igloo dining reservations at blakefarms.com.

Theater

• “Oklahoma!”: Feb. 25-27, Fox Theatre, Detroit, 313presents.com, $49+.

• “Of Divine Interest”: Feb. 25-March 12, (previously scheduled for Jan. 28-Feb. 12), Rosedale Community Players at Peace Lutheran Church, Southfield, RosedaleCommunityPlayers.com, $15+.

• “The Wizard of Oz”: Through Feb. 27, Brighton Center for the Performing Arts, 7878 Brighton Road, Brighton, $17 for students, $20 for adults and seniors, brightonmusical.com.

• “Stomp”: March 1-6, Music Hall, Detroit, broadwayindetroit.com, $49+.

• “Anything Goes” March 3-5, presented by Nicely Theatre, The Berman Center for Performing Arts, 6600 W. Maple Road, West Bloomfield Twp., nicelytheatregroup.org, $33+.

• Trolls LIVE!: March 4-6, (rescheduled from May 1-2, 2020; Oct. 8-10, 2020; Dec. 30-Jan. 1, 2021), Fox Theatre, Detroit, 313presents.com, $24+.

• “The Play That Goes Wrong”: Through March 6, Tipping Point Theatre, 361 E. Cady St., Northville, tippingpointtheatre.com, 248-347-0003, $28+.

• “Writing Kevin Taylor”: Through March 6, Meadow Brook Theatre on the campus of Oakland University in Rochester, 248-377-3300,  All Photos Courtesy of Sean Carter Photography, mbtheatre.com.

• “Summer-The Donna Summer Musical”: March 8-20,  Fisher Theatre, Detroit, broadwayindetroit.com, $39+.

Art Classes/Contests

• Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit Teen Council call for young artists: Teens ages 12-19 can submit an art form based on the theme “Where Do We Go from Here?”, including but not limited to drawing, photography, fashion, poetry, sculpture, or mixed media for this themed exhibition. The deadline is March 20, mocadetroit.org/education-and-events.

• Snowball Painting is 2-3 p.m. Feb. 26 at Red Oaks Nature Center. Call 248-858-0916 weekdays to register with payment, $5/person. All programs will take place outdoors – under a tent or on a trail. Masks are recommended, inclement weather, programs may be canceled.

• Drop in art workshop-Printmaking: 10 a.m.-noon, Feb. 26, College for Creative Studies creative printmaking workshop, $10 cash at the door, for ages 55+.Hannan Center, 4750 Woodward Ave., Detroit, hannan.org.

• The Crown Act- An Historic, Legislative and Artistic Journey panel discussion: 1-2 p.m. Feb. 26, via Zoom, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, tinyurl.com/CrownAct1, free, open to the public.

• Kensington Metropark Art Fair applications: Deadline is Feb. 27 for artists to apply for a booth at juried art fair, May 28-30, apply at is.gd/kens22, kensingtonArtFair.com.

• Downtown Rochester’s 12th Annual Skateboard Art Competition & Exhibition for Deck Art 2022: Open to all ages, artists are asked to provide their unique work on a blank skateboard deck. Deck Art event is May 12 & 13. Registration is open Feb. 1-April 8, downtownrochestermi.com/deck-art. Submit completed registration forms to South Street Skateshop, 410 Main, Rochester. Registration fee is $20, plus tax, for one blank skateboard deck.

Art

• James Benjamin Franklin- “Practice”: Through Feb. 26, Reyes | Finn, 1500 Trumbull Avenue, Detroit,reyesfinn.com.

• 49th annual statewide fine art competition and exhibition: Through March 1, Anton Art Center, 125 Macomb Place, Mount Clemens, theartcenter.org/exhibits, free.

• “Flora and Fauna”: Through March 1, Petitpren Community Gallery at the Anton Art Center, 125 Macomb Place, Mount Clemens, theartcenter.org/exhibits, free.

• “Environmentally Speaking” exhibit: Through March 3, Janice Charach Gallery at the Jewish Community Center of Metro Detroit, 6600 W. Maple Road, West Bloomfield Twp., gallery.jccdet.org.

• Michelle Bogess-Nunley’s The Art Collab Project exhibition: Through March 18, Padzieski Gallery, Ford Community & Performing Arts Center, 15801 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, featuring Laura Earle and Jason Kimble, free admission. Zoom discussion panel is 6-7:30 p.m. March 16, dearbornfordcenter.com/amenities/59-padzieski-art-gallery.

• “New Black Vanguard-Photography between Art and Fashion”: Through April 17, Detroit Institute of Arts, 313-833-4005, timed entry tickets, dia.org/art/exhibitions.

• “Community, Love, and Family”: Swords into Plowshares Peace Center and Gallery, 33 East Adams Ave. Detroit, swordsintoplowsharesdetroit.org.

• “By Her Hand”: Artemisia Gentileschi and Women Artists in Italy, 1500–1800: Through May 29, Detroit Institute of Arts, 313-833-4005, timed entry tickets, dia.org/art/exhibitions.

• Shirley Woodson, “Shield of the Nile Reflections”: Through June 12, Detroit Institute of Arts, 313-833-4005, timed entry tickets, dia.org/art/exhibitions.

• “Homebody”: Through June 19, Cranbrook Art Museum, 39221 Woodward Ave., Bloomfield Hills, 248-645-3323. Walk-ins as space permits, tickets at cranbrookartmuseum.org/visit.

Comedy

• Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle: Erica Rhodes: Feb. 24-26; Josh Blue- March 3-5; at 310 S. Troy St., Royal Oak, comedycastle.com, 248-542-9900, prices vary.

• One Night Stans: Mitch Fatel-Feb. 24-26; Mark Riccadonna- March 3-5’ 4761 Highland Road, Waterford Twp., onenightstanscomedyclub.com, $23.99+ each.

• Chris Distefano: March 4, Royal Oak Music Theatre, 318 W 4th St. Royal Oak, royaloakmusictheatre.com, ages 18+, $34.50+.

• Joe McHale: 8 p.m. March 11, Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort , Mt. Pleasant, soaringeaglecasino.com, $30+.

Film

• Academy Award Nominated Animation Short Films: Feb. 25-March 26, Detroit Film Theatre Auditorium, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org, $11+.• “Cyrano (PG-13): Feb. 25+, The Maple Theater, 4135 W. Maple Road, Bloomfield Twp., 248-855-9091, themapletheater.com, $12+.

• Sensory Friendly Curious George Movie experience is 1 p.m. Feb. 26, at Milford Independent Cinema. Tickets are $2 at milfordcinema.org/tickets.

• “Death on the Nile” (PG-13): Feb. 25+, Farmington Civic Theater, 33332 Grand River Ave., Farmington, theFCT.com, 248-474-1951, $8.50+.

• February Film Festival: 7-8 p.m. Fridays in February, The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm – Calf Barn, $5/Adults, $3/seniors and students, register at rochesterhills.org/musprograms.

• Winter Kids Film Series: February and March, family-fun films will be shown weekly at select Emagine Theatre locations, Emagine-Entertainment.com, tickets are $3.

• Monroe Street Drive-In Powered by Emagine: Classic, family films, Campus Martius, 32 Monroe St., Detroit, $20 per vehicle, reserve online at DetroitDriveIn.com or purchased in-person at the drive-in.

Fundraisers

• Casino Night fundraiser: 6 p.m. March 5, the Rochester Hills Banquet Center, 1919 Star-Batt Drive, Rochester Hills. Hosted by the Rochester Junior Women’s Club, to benefit Ascension Providence Rochester Foundation, More Than A Bus, Rochester Community Concert Band and Rochester Older Person’s Commission (OPC). Purchase tickets at rjwc.org/new/events, $125 per person includes dinner, wine/beer (cash bar available for mixed drinks, casino games.

Misc.

• Outdoorama and Cottage & Lakefront Living Shows: Both shows are Feb. 24-27, Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River Ave., Novi, NoviCottageShow.com, Outdoorama.com, $12 includes admission to both, $5 for ages 6-14,  ages 5 and younger are admitted free, parking is $5. Show hours are Thursday, 1 to 9; Friday, 11 to 9; Saturday, 10 to 8; and Sunday, 10 to 5.

• Great Lakes Comic Convention: 5-9 p.m. Feb. 25, and 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 26, at Macomb Community College Expo Center, 14500 E. 12 Mile Road, Warren, greatlakescomicconvention.com.

• Canterbury Chili Crawl: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 26, Canterbury Village, 2359 Joslyn Ct., Orion Twp., facebook.com/canterburyvillagelakeorion, $7 adv. entry, free for children younger than 2, military and veterans, plus service fees and $5 parking.

•  Monster Jam: Feb. 26-27, previously scheduled for March 13, 2021, Ford Field, Detroit, ticketmaster.com, $31+.

• Andiamo Wedding Show: Noon-3 p.m. March 6, Andiamo Banquet Center, 7096 E. 14 Mile Road, Warren. Admission is free when registered online at andiamoitalia.com/wedding-show, $5 at the door, andiamoitalia.com.

Museums

• “Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation”: Toyota Engineering 4D Theater, MiSci, Michigan Science Center, 5020 John R. St., Detroit, mi-sci.org, 313-577-8400, film tickets are $6, museum gen. Adm. is $18+.

• Gaelic League and Irish American Club of Detroit present “Proud Past, Promising Future”: Through March 27, in the Detroit Historical Museum’s Robert and Mary Ann Bury Community Gallery, 5401 Woodward Ave., Detroit. Detroit Historical Museum’s permanent exhibits include the famous Streets of Old Detroit, the Allesee Gallery of Culture, Doorway to Freedom: Detroit and the Underground Railroad, Detroit: The “Arsenal of Democracy,” the Gallery of Innovation, Frontiers to Factories, America’s Motor City and The Glancy Trains, detroithistorical.org, gen. adm. is $10.

• “Maritime Miniatures: The Art of the Ship Model”: Through May 8, Dossin Great Lakes Museum, 100 Strand Drive on Belle Isle, Detroit, featuring the Detroit Historical Society’s collection of more than 150 Great Lakes ship models, detroithistorical.org, $5.

• King Tutankhamun-“Wonderful Things” from the Pharaoh’s Tomb exhibit: Through Aug. 22, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, 315 E. Warren Ave., Detroit, 313-494-5800, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., reserve timed tickets at thewright.org, $15+.

• Orchard Lake Museum: Greater West Bloomfield Historical Society reopened Orchard Lake Museum, 3951 Orchard Lake Road Orchard Lake, new exhibits and outdoor exhibit panels, 1-4 p.m. first, second, fourth and fifth Sundays and third Fridays, or by appointment, 248-757-2451, gwbhs.org.

• The Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation: 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, nonmembers $25, $22.50 seniors, youth (5-11), $18.75+, free to ages 4 and younger, membership starts at $55. COVID-19 precautions in effect. Ford Rouge Factory Tours Monday-Saturday, purchase tickets online, thehenryford.org.

• Rochester Hills Museum on Van Hoosen Farm: Drop-in hours noon-3 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, $5 nonmembers, students/seniors receive a $2 discount, rochesterhills.org.

• Motown Museum: Closed due to flood damage and for expansion until Summer 2022. Pop-up store in Greektown, 580 Monroe St., Detroit, motownmuseum.org.

• Ford House: Historic estate of Edsel and Eleanor Ford, 1100 Lake Shore Road, Grosse Pointe Shores. Timed entry, COVID-19 precautions; fordhouse.org/events, 313-884-4222.

• Downton Abbey-inspired Servant’s Life tour: immersive experience, includes tea and scones in the servant’s dining room, tours are 11:30-1 p.m. or 1:30-3 p.m., March 12-13, (February dates are sold out), Meadow Brook Hall, reservations required at meadowbrookhall.org/servantslife, $45 each.

• Flashlight Tours: Thursdays through March 24, Meadow Brook Hall, 10 guests per tour, $30 per person, meadowbrookhall.org/flashlight.

• Michigan Activity Pass: Available for card holders of all Michigan public libraries, for free or discounted admission to more than 450 locations, including historic sites, cultural attractions and state parks, plymouthrockets.com/michiganactivitypass.

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