Gino Federici puts a dash of Italy in the holidays at tonight's Lansing Community College Jazz Ensemble concert
March 18 2013
If you’re a fan of voices like Dean Martin or Frank Sinatra, turn your ears toward Gino Federici, a musician who adds comedy and theater into his concerts. He performs with Lansing Community College...
Felicity Jones and Anton Yelchin were made to be together — or were they? — in 'Like Crazy'
March 18 2013
You don’t have to have endured a long-distance relationship to appreciate “Like Crazy,” but if you have, you’ll have no trouble identifying with the yearning, the worrying and the...
Event features silent auction, music and previews of upcoming shows
March 18 2013
Tuesday, Dec. 13 — Stormfield Theatre holds a holiday fundraiser tonight at the home of Kirk Domer, chair of the Michigan State University Department of Theatre. The event begins at 5:30 p.m., and...
Rock of Ages is a hard-rocking, hair-raising salute to 1980s excess and the power of power-ballads
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Dec. 14 — Watch out, Lansing: “Rock of Ages,” now at the Wharton Center, will unapologetically rock you with all of the hairspray and bad taste it can muster. This monster-ballad...
Tom Cruise hits a new high in the fourth — and best — 'Mission: Impossible' adventure
March 18 2013
Thursday, Dec. 15 — Apparently, nobody ever considered offering Tom Cruise the role of James Bond, which may be why the star launched the “Mission: Impossible” line. Based on a TV show...
Felicity Jones and Anton Yelchin discuss long-distance love
March 18 2013
Friday, Dec. 16 — When it came to understanding the dynamics of long-distance love, “Like Crazy” stars Felicity Jones and Anton Yelchin were already experts before the cameras rolled....
'The Artist' and 'Shame' are among the top winners
March 18 2013
Friday, Dec. 16 — The Detroit Film Critics Society has announced its choices for the best in film in 2011. The society is made up of print, online, TV and radio critics from Detroit, Ann Arbor, Grand...
Rooney Mara is on fire in David Fincher's chilly adaptation of 'The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo'
March 18 2013
Tuesday, Dec. 20 — Let’s start with the question everyone wants to ask: How does Rooney Mara compare to Noomi Rapace, the actress who became an international sensation in the trilogy of Swedish...
Changes may be coming at WILX
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Dec. 21 — Is David Andrews soon to become a morning man?
WKAR is screening the first episode of the PBS series' second season next Wednesday
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Dec. 28 — If you cannot wait until Jan. 8 to see the new season of PBS' popular "Downton Abbey," WKAR-TV is happy to help out
The Lansing restaurant will shut down Jan. 1
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Dec. 28 — A Lansing restaurant that specializes in using locally purchased organic ingredients in its dishes is shutting its doors at year’s end. Sawyer’s Pancake House has...
MSU comedy performs at Kennedy Center College Theatre Festival Region III competition next week
March 18 2013
Thursday, Dec. 29 — The Michigan State University Theatre Department’s production of “The Beaux’ Stratagem” has been selected as one of 10 plays to be performed at next week’s...
MSU Choral Union announces auditions
March 18 2013
Tuesday, Jan. 3 — Feel like singing? The Michigan State University Choral Union wants to hear from you
LansingMusic.TV and GTG Records release local covers compilation
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Jan. 4 — With the towering shadow of Detroit looming, the Lansing rock scene has always been an underdog in Michigan music. While the capital city has never had a Motown, MC5, Iggy Pop...
American Crepes brings a French favorite to East Lansing
March 18 2013
Thursday, Jan. 5 — Crepes are a staple of French cuisine. But do they have a place in East Lansing? Mais oui, says Theresa Rice, owner of American Crepes, which opened Dec. 18 in the Trowbridge Plaza
Tricky 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' revives a Cold War classic
March 18 2013
If you were mystified by “Memento” and driven to distraction by the mind games of “Inception,” just wait until you try to sort out “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy,” director...
Enjoy a 'Million Dollar' lunch — and a preview of the next Wharton Center musical
March 18 2013
Friday, Jan. 6 — If you wanted to have lunch with Johnny Cash, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins, you could consult a medium — or you could simply head over to the Christman Company...
Mid Michigan Photography Club helps aspiring shooters
March 18 2013
Photo enthusiasts have the opportunity to gain knowledge and experience in photography at the Mid Michigan Photography Club’s 3rd Annual Free Photography Open House, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 11...
NPR classical music showcase records at Western Michigan University Sunday
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Jan. 11 — Classical music fans looking for a day trip this weekend might want to consider heading to Kalamazoo for a taping of National Public Radio’s “From the Top.”...
Mac's Bar sends you back to the 1970s with a showing of the wonderfully cheesy 'KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park'
March 18 2013
Wednesday, Jan. 11 — Let’s be honest: Some movies are easier to watch if you have a few drinks close at hand. And one excellent case-in-point would be “KISS Meets the Phantom of the Park,”...

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