Southeast Michigan entertainment weekend, March 16-18 and beyond

Open Studio-An Evening of Wine and Art: 6-8 p.m. March 22, The Soul Studio & Life Skills Village 5586 Drake Road, West Bloomfield, 248-788-8600.

Ann Loveland: through March 23 at Farmington Hills City Hall, 31555 W. 11 Mile Road, Farmington Hills,

Northville Art House 12th Annual Members’ Exhibition: through March 24, Northville Art House, 215 W. Cady St., 248-344-0497,, free.

“Celestial and Earthly”: through March 30, Lawrence Street Gallery, 22620 Woodward Ave., Ferndale, 244-544-0394,, free.

Pamela Alexander: through March 30, Costick Center’s City Gallery, Farmington Hills City Hall, 28600 11 Mile Road, Farmington Hills, 248-473-1857,

Patricia Piccinini “The Comforter,” Paul Rand “In Focus”: through April 15 at University of Michigan Museum of Art, 525 S. State St., Ann Arbor,

Leslie Masters: through April 19 at the Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, 1516 S. Cranbrook, Birmingham, 248-644-0866,

“Making Home-Contemporary Works”: through June 6, Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-833-4005,

Drawing in the Galleries or Drop-In Workshop, Initial Tiles: 6-9 p.m. March 16 and noon-4 p.m. March 17-18, Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit,

Call for Artists: Applications due March 25 for 2018 Art on the Grand juried fine arts and crafts fair, June 2-3 in Farmington, Application fee,

Kappy Family Anne Frank Art & Writing Competition: open to students in Oakland and Macomb County in 9th-12th grades in three art categories — drawing, painting and photography. Submissions must be postmarked on or prior to April 9, or call Aliza Tick at 248-553-2400 ext. 141.

“BuildBuyUSA Song and Video Contest: sponsored by UAW, create videos on the value of manufacturing and buying domestic products. Winners in categories song, nonsong, union-member and people’s choice receive $5,000 prizes. Entries due by April 25,

Discussion: “The Glass Castle” by Jeannette Walls, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. March 22, Jewish Family Service, 6555 West Maple Road, $18 registration includes kosher lunch and moderation by Tara Hayes, Ph.D., the “Book Club Professor.” Register at, 248-592-2339. The author scheduled to speak May 30 at the Jewish Family Service 90th anniversary.

Lise de la Salle: Friday Night Live! 7 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. March 16, Detroit Institute of Arts, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit,

Brian Vander Ark, Steve Everett: 7:30-9:30 p.m. March 16 at 20 Front Street, Lake Orion, 248-783-7105,, $30.

Paralleled Dissonance: 7:30 p.m. March 16 at 2|42 Community Church, 648 S. Wagner Road, Ann Arbor, $20

Danielle Nicole: 8 p.m. March 16 Callahan’s Music Hall, 2105 South Blvd., Auburn Hills, 248-858-9508,, $20-$25, 21+.

Icon For Hire: 7 p.m. March 16, The Loving Touch, 22634 Woodward Ave., Ferndale,, $15 adv., all ages.

St. Pat’s on the Patio: March 16-17 at HomeGrown Brewing Company, 28 N. Washington Street, Oxford, Free live music March 16, party tent, games and contests.

C.J. Chenier: 8 p.m. March 17, Callahan’s Music Hall, 2105 South Blvd., Auburn Hills, 248-858-9508,, $20-$25, 21+.

Claudia Schmidt: 8 p.m. March 17, MAMA’s Coffeehouse at Birmingham Unitarian Church, 38651 Woodward, Bloomfield Hills,, 248-626-4650, $15.

Jonatha Brooke: 7 p.m. March 18, The Ark, 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor, 734-763-8587,, $30-$45.

Our Last Night: 6 p.m. March 18, The Crofoot Ballroom, Pontiac, 1 S. Saginaw St. Pontiac,, 248-858-9333, $18.

Glen Hansard: 7 p.m. March 20, Royal Oak Music Theatre, 318 W. Fourth St., Royal Oak, $22.50-$40,, $29.50–$55.

Straight Ahead: Comerica Java & Jazz music series 6 p.m. March 20, The Detroit Public Library, Clara Stanton Jones Friends Auditorium, 5201 Woodward Ave., Detroit, free concert and coffee.

Billy Cobham’s Crosswinds Project: 8 p.m. March 22, Jazz Cafe at Music Hall, 350 Madison, Detroit, 313-887-8501,, $35.

Mitch Ryder: 8 p.m. March 24, Andiamo Celebrity Showroom, 7096 E. 14 Mile Road, Warren,, $25-$49.

Euge Groove, Keiko Matsui, Peter White: “A Jazzy Night Light This” April 13 at Andiamo Celebrity Showroom, 7096 E. 14 Mile Road, Warren,, $30-$69.

Sean Blackman: Audio Birds at Avalon 6-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Avalon Cafe & Bakery, 1049 Woodward, Detroit, 313-285-8006,

Shostakovich “Cello Concerto No. 1”: soloist Andreas Brantelid 8 p.m. March 16 at Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Clinton Township, and 3 p.m. March 18 at Seligman Center, Beverly Hills, Davidson Neighborhood Series, $25 for adults and $10 for students,, 313-576-5111.

Mozart “Requiem Mass”: 8 p.m. March 16-17 and 3 p.m. March 17, First Presbyterian Church of Farmington, 26165 Farmington Road, Farmington Hills, $15 adv., Thistle Rose Academy of Arts,

University Chorus and Oakland Chorale: 8 p.m. March 16-17, The University Presbyterian Church, 1385 S. Adams Road, Rochester Hills,, $8.

Tchaikovsky Spectacular: 2-4 p.m. March 18, First United Methodist Church, 45201 N. Territorial Road, Plymouth, 734-453-5280, $10-$30. Pre-concert talk 1:15 p.m.

Bach “St. John Passion”: 4:30 p.m. March 25, Christ Church Chorale and Orchestra, at Christ Church Grosse Pointe Chorale and Orchestra, $20,,

Debra Digiovanni, Cory Hall: March 16-17, Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle, 310 S. Troy St., Royal Oak, 248-542-9900,, 18+, prices vary.

Brent Terhune, Wesley Ward: 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. March 16-17, Holly Hotel, 110 Battle Alley, Holly, reservations recommended. 248-634-5208, $15, adults only.

Andrew Dice Clay: 8 p.m. March 16, Andiamo Celebrity Showroom, 7096 E. 14 Mile Road, Warren,, $25-$89, 18+.

Dane Cook: 8 p.m. March 31, Soaring Eagle, 6800 Soaring Eagle Blvd., Mount Pleasant, 888-732-4537, $72-$98.

Scottish Country Dancing: Royal Scottish Dance Society 7:30 p.m. Thursdays through May, First United Methodist Church, 6363 Livernois Road, Troy, 248-637-2824. First night free, then $5 per night; beginners and children 14 and older welcome. No partner or special attire required.

The Michigan Five: 8 p.m. March 17, The Berman Center for the Performing Arts at the Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit, 6600 W. Maple Road, West Bloomfield,, 248-661-1900, $27-$48.

John Wayne weekend: “The Searchers” 8 p.m. March 16 and “The Quiet Man” 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. March 17, The Redford Theatre, 17360 Lahser Road, Detroit, 313-537-2560,, $5 each.

“In Between (Bar Bahar)”: March 16-18, Detroit Film Theatre, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-833-4005,, $11.

“The Seventh Seal”: 2 p.m. March 17, Detroit Film Theatre, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-833-4005,, $11.

“Immigrant Prisons”: 7-9 p.m. March 21, Washtenaw County Learning Resource Center, 4135 Washtenaw Ave., Ann Arbor, free event, film followed by speakers from area organizations,

“Voices of Light”: classic cinema accompanied by an 80-member choir, nationally acclaimed soloists, and a 30-piece orchestra, 8 p.m. March 24 and 3 p.m. March 25, Detroit Film Theatre Auditorium, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit,, $20-$50.

The Science Behind Pixar: through March 18 at the Henry Ford Museum, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily at 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn, 313-982-6001,, $15-$20.

Ancient Rome-Age of the Caesars: through July 3, Cranbrook Institute of Science, 39221 Woodward Ave., Bloomfield Hills,, $8 admission, free for children younger than 2.

Nick Jonas: April 14, Meadow Brook Amphitheatre, Rochester Hills, $25-$60.

Stephen Stills, Judy Collins: June 9 at Meadow Brook Amphitheatre, Rochester Hills, $30-$99.50, lawn four-packs at $80.

Champions of Magic tour: Nov. 2-3 at the Fox Theatre, Detroit, $25-$79.50.

Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin: Sept. 1 at DTE Energy Music Theatre, Independence Township, $29.50-$99.50 and limited lawn four-packs at $90.

Keith Sweat, SWV, En Vogue, Stokley and Vivian Green: MIX 92.3 Summer Breeze June 30, Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, Sterling Heights, $29.50-$99.50.

Paramore: June 29, DTE Energy Music Theatre, $29.50-$89.50.

Dirty Heads, Iration, The Movement and Pacific Dub: June 15 at -Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, $25-$45.

Steven Tyler: June 27 at MotorCity Casino Sound Board, Detroit, $115-$228.

Josh Groban, Idina Menzel: Nov. 7, Little Caesars Arena, Detroit, $35-$199.50.

Willie Nelson & Family, Blackbird, Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats, The Head and the Heart and Old Crow Medicine Show: “Outlaw Music Festival” June 24, DTE Energy Music Theatre, $29.50-$149.50, limited lawn four-packs $90.

Logic, NF, Kyle: June 30, DTE Energy Music Theatre, $25-$79.50, limited lawn four-packs $80.

Arcade Fire: July 7 at DTE Energy Music Theatre, $30.50- $80.50.

Bob The Drag Queen, Violet Chachki, Kim Chi, Valentina and Shangela: RuPaul’s Drag Race, Sept. 12 at MotorCity Casino Sound Board, $45-$58.

“The Stinky Cheese Man”: 2 p.m. March 16-17, Detroit Film Theatre, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, 313-833-4005,

“Flapper-A Madcap Musical Comedy Tribute to the 1920s”: March 16-17, and March 23-24, Mt. Zion Theatre, 4900 Maybee Road, Clarkston,, $12.

Hanna and the Moonlit Dress: noon and 2 p.m. March 18, The Berman Center for the Performing Arts at the Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit, 6600 W. Maple Road, West Bloomfield,, 248-661-1900, $15.

“Dial M for Murder”: through March 24, Avon Players, 1185 Washington Road, Rochester Hills, 248-608-9077,, $18.

“Aladdin”: March 24-25, Junior Actors of Ridgedale, Ridgedale Players Theatre, 205 W. Long Lake Road in Troy, performances conclude with a visit by The Easter Bunny,, $12 each.

“Seussical the Musical”: through March 18, Riverbank Theatre, 358 S. Water St., Marine City,, 810-278-1749, $28.

“The Snow Geese”: March 21- April 15, Meadow Brook Theatre, 207 Wilson Hall, Rochester Hills, 248-377-3300,, $28-$43.

“Wizard of Oz”: March 16-18 at Brandon High School Performing Arts Center, 1025 S. Ortonville Road, Ortonville, Brandon High School production, cast includes Brandon Middle School students as munchkins, $7.

“The Shepherd’s Play”: 7:30 p.m. March 22-24 and 2 p.m. March 25, Rochester College Associate’s Lab Theatre, 800 W. Avon Road, Rochester Hills,, 248-218-2149, $12 adv., $5 for students.

“Hairspray” musical: March 22-25, Harrison High School, 29995 W. 12 Mile Road, Farmington Hills. Tickets are $15, $12 for students and seniors (60 years+),

“Bye Bye Birdie”: 7:30 p.m. March 23-March 24 and 3 p.m. March 25, Shrine Catholic High School Sanders Performing Arts Auditorium, 3500 W. 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak, $15 adv. ($12 seniors, students),, 248-549- 2925.

“Peter and the Starcatcher”: 8 p.m. through March 24, Oakland Community College’s Orchard Ridge Campus, 27055 Orchard Lake Road, Farmington Hills, $15; students and seniors (ages 62+) pay $5.

“Stupid F’ing Bird”: through March 31, Wayne State University Hilberry Theatre, 4743 Cass Ave. Detroit, 313-577-3508,, $25.

Women’s History in March: Rochester Hills Museum presents “A Look Back at Women’s Roles as Homemakers and the Tools that They Used,” 7 p.m. March 22 and “A Purse of Her Own” at 7:30 p.m. March 29,, 248-656-4663, $5 each program.

Works by women artists: DIA guided tours of the museum’s collection through March for Women’s History Month,

Women Strong Exhibition: through March 30, Ellen Kayrod Gallery, 4750 Woodward Ave., Detroit,

CLASSical Music Ensemble 100 Women Strong Event: Michigan Philharmonic 7 p.m. March 28, Plymouth Arts & Recreation Complex, 734 451-2112,, donation of $100.

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