Music and Art

Black History Museum Presents Burlesque at the Wright July 25

July 17th 2014

Black History Museum Presents Burlesque at the Wright July 25 (press release, July 17, 2014) The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History is a pioneering one. African American History in the World. The Wright hosts everything from Detroit’s African World Festival, to plays and lectures. But never before have they hosted something as […]

Robina Rhapsody in Berkley this Thursday, July 17

July 13th 2014

Robina Rhapsody in Berkley this Thursday, July 17 (complied, July 13, 2014) The Berkley Junior Women’s Club presents the Aaron Vaughn Band in a family friendly summer concert on Thursday, July 17, 2014, 6:00 PM. The fun will be next to the theatre marquee on the north side of 12 mile, at the corner of […]

i3Detroit Among Teams in Red Bull Creation Contest (video)

July 10th 2014

i3Detroit Among Teams in Red Bull Creation Contest (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 10, 2014)   The creative minds at Ferndale-based i3Detroit are once again showing off the importance of innovation as they take part in the 72-hour Red Bull Creation contest. The competition was moved from Brooklyn, NY to Detroit this year and participants […]

Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair July 12-13

July 10th 2014

Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair July 12-13 (Press Release, July 10, 2014)   Location: Royal Oak Memorial Park Woodward Ave. @ 13 Mile and Coolidge Hwy. Saturday, July 12, 2014 – 10:00 am to 6:00 pm Sunday, July 13, 2014 – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm As one of the most successful juried art fairs […]

Pig & Whiskey in Downtown Ferndale July 18 – 20

July 9th 2014

Pig & Whiskey in Downtown Ferndale July 18 – 20 (press release, July 9, 2014) Pig & Whiskey is a BBQ, whiskey, beer and live music event in Downtown Ferndale. It is July 18th, 19th and 20th. It is located mainly between The Emory and the WAB, as well as the Library Parking Lot, all […]

Whatever, Baby Jane at the Ringwald July 11-Aug. 4

July 6th 2014

Whatever, Baby Jane at the Ringwald July 11-Aug. 4 (Brandy Joe Plambeck, July 6, 2014)   The Classic Film Parody, Whatever, Baby Jane, begins July 11! Ringwald Theatre is thrilled to announce that their annual summer camp-fest returns in July with the original work WHATEVER, BABY JANE written by Dyan Bailey and Brandy Joe Plambeck. […]

July programs at the Berkley Public Library

July 5th 2014

July programs at the Berkley Public Library (BPL Press Release, July 5, 2014) The following will take place at the Berkley Public Library in July. Princess and the Pea Puppet Show Thursday, July 10 at 2:30 p.m. Once Upon a Puppet presents an original show based on the Princess and the Pea. A “Real Princess” […]

Royal Oak Summer Concerts “Art Explored Live” in July and August

July 4th 2014

Royal Oak Summer Concerts “Art Explored Live” in July and August (Royal Oak Press Release, July 4, 2014) The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts brings its summer concert series – Art Explored “Live” – to the heart of downtown Royal Oak with weekly performances by some of the area’s top bands on Thursdays in July […]

Fighting Cancer w/Unusual Fundraiser: Pole Dancing With a Purpose

July 4th 2014

Fighting Cancer with Unusual Fundraiser: Pole Dancing With a Purpose (Guest Column by Lori Glaza, July 4, 2014) Fifteen months ago breast cancer touched my family. Five days after my loved one was diagnosed, I signed up to participate in the Susan G. Komen 3 Day. I felt it was the best way to show […]

Ryan Dillaha – Free Concert in the Park July 18

July 3rd 2014

Ryan Dillaha – Free Concert in the Park July 18 (C. Proxmire, July 3, 2014) The Ferndale Arts and Cultural Commission is bringing free music to the community with two free concerts this year. Ryan Dillaha and the Miracle Men will be performing at the Kulick Community Center park (1201 Livernois, Ferndale) on July 18 […]