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Jerry Seinfeld is back May 31
March 18 2013
Friday, March 23 — Ever wonder what would happen if Jerry Seinfeld played the Wharton Center?
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MSU's Marta Bagratuni plays Carnegie Hall Friday
March 18 2013
Tuesday. March 27 — The Armenian Prelacy has sponsored the “Musical Armenia Concert” for 29 seasons, choosing the best among Armenian musicians. The winners go through an application...
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Our Local TV News personality winner chooses some of his favorite things about Lansing
March 18 2013
Raindrops on roses? Whiskers on kittens? No, Evan Pinsonnault, our Top of the Town winner in the Local News Personality category, has many favorite things in Lansing — none of which were ever immortalized...
A poet's romances form the core of 'Tales of Hoffman' at MSU Opera Theatre
March 18 2013
Wednesday, March 28 — Jacques Offenbach’s “The Tales of Hoffman” (“Les contes d'Hoffmann”) chronicles the adventures of real-life poet E. T. A. Hoffman, showcasing the...
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Julia Roberts is a very good sport when it comes to being bad in 'Mirror Mirror'
March 18 2013
Friday, March 30 — While there was Happy, Sneezy, Bashful and Dopey, the retinue of dwarfs in Disney’s “Snow White” did not include Snarky. Screenwriters Marc Klein and Jason Keller...
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Lansing-born violinist Melissa White and her Harlem Quartet head overseas next month
March 18 2013
Thursday, March 29 — Violinist and Lansing native Melissa White and her Harlem Quartet will travel to South Africa in April; the Harlem Quartet has been chosen as a United States Arts Envoy. White,...
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Thursday concert at The Loft must be rescheduled due to illness
March 18 2013
Tuesday, April 3 — If seeing Foxy Shazam at The Loft was on your Thursday list of things to do, scratch it off: The show is being postponed
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Lansing Community College presents 'The Joint is Jumpin''
March 18 2013
Tuesday, April 10 — Lansing Community College explores the roots of rock ‘n roll in “The Joint is Jumpin’,” an original musical revue created and directed by Janine Novenske...
Major announcement expected Friday
March 18 2013
Wednesday, April 11 — Look for a big announcement from Common Ground Music Festival Friday morning: Three more acts are in the process of being confirmed for the annual event, which runs July 9 to...
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WKAR hosts a sneak preview of the second season of 'Sherlock' May 3
March 18 2013
Wednesday, April 11 — "Sherlock," the BBC series that adapts Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's tales to present-day London, has become a major hit on PBS's "Masterpiece Mystery." The second season begins...
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Contemporary 'Three Stooges' misses more often than it hits
March 18 2013
When I was a kid, the Three Stooges were taboo; my mother banned them from our house because their brand of eye-poking, head-slapping, stomach-punching horseplay was exactly the sort of roughhousing she...
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Bill Maher comes to the Wharton Center June 17
March 18 2013
Thursday, April 12 — Bill Maher, the always outspoken star of HBO's "Real Time," takes his act on the road this summer. One of his stops will be the Wharton Center, where he'll perform at 7 p.m....
Festival announces a one-day promotion
March 18 2013
Friday, April 13 — July 13 could be a day of good fortune for one Common Ground Music Festival ticket buyer
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Pam Tillis talks about her 'Grits and Glamour' tour with Lorrie Morgan
March 18 2013
Wednesday, April 18 — Country stars Pam Tillis and Lorrie Morgan take the Wharton Center stage Friday for their acoustic “Grits and Glamour” tour. The two have worked together in the...
Purple Rose's 'White Buffalo' mixes domestic discord with the rhythms of the spirit world
March 18 2013
Thursday, April 19 — The Purple Rose theater lights dim to a pitch-black dark. There is a moment of silence, followed by the sharp crack of a thunderbolt. Seconds later, strobe-lightning reveals...
New Michigan Theatre Chocolate will be launched at Sunday party
March 18 2013
Friday, April 20 — If you think the Michigan Theatre in Jackson is a sweet place, you're not alone: Gilbert's Chocolates is about to unveil a specially created brand of Michigan Theatre Chocolate...
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Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum launches Land Grant project
March 18 2013
Tuesday, April 24 — Plants and produce filled tables Saturday afternoon instead of hardcover bestsellers inside the grandiose space formerly occupied by Barnes & Noble in downtown East Lansing
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Jason Segel and Emily Blunt find humor in heartache in 'The Five-Year Engagement'
March 18 2013
In improvisational comedy workshops, there’s a two-person game called “Get the Donut,” in which one performer plays a hungry customer trying to buy a particular pastry and the other plays...
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East Lansing Film Festival will present Oscar-nominated animated film May 16
March 18 2013
Thursday, April 26 — The East Lansing Film Festival has rescheduled its screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film "Chico and Rita" for May 16 at East Lansing's Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot...
Mason Symphony Orchestra and the Meridian Community Band make a 'Collage' tonight
March 18 2013
Friday, April 27 — You don’t have to go to an art gallery to see a collage tonight. The Mason Symphony Orchestra and the Meridian Community Band are combining their forces for a “Collage...