Arts Calendar

6/23/2017 5:00 PM - 8/6/2017 6:00 PM
Scene Metrospace 110 Charles St. E. Lansing, MI (map)
Please join (SCENE) Metrospace on Friday, June 23 from 6 – 8PM to celebrate the opening of our latest exhbition Remnants, a solo exhibition featuring new work by Metro-Detroit based artist AJ Cooke. Cooke earned her MFA in painting from Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University in Grand Rapids and has exhibited her work widely. Her work focuses on cognitive biology and design language. Exploring the contradiction of individual perception within a fun...

7/19/2017 7:00 PM - 7/23/2017 7:00 PM
LCC Amphitheatre (map)
Failure: A Love Story by Philip Dawkins Directed by Andy Callis 7 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday, July 19-23, 2017 LCC Outdoor Amphitheatre A magical, musical fable where the power of love chimes far greater than any individual’s successes or failures. By the end of 1928, all three Fail sisters will be dead – expiring in reverse order, youngest to oldest. The same man will have fallen in love with each, in the same order as their passing. Tuneful songs and a whimsical chorus follow the sisters’...

7/20/2017 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
W.J. Beal Botanical Garden, MSU (map)
The W.J. Beal Botanical Garden continues to play host to select musical groups presented by the MSU College of Music. The MSU Food Truck and Dairy Story ice cream will be available to the audience during the performances. The rain location is the Music Building across the street. Concerts are free and open to the public.  Thursday, July 20 M.I. Concerts Percussion and Flute Duo  12:00 p.m. W.J. Beal Botanical Garden  Friday, August 25 Brass Tacks Quartet  12:00...

7/24/2017 12:00 PM - 7/29/2017 12:30 PM
Wharton Center, Great Cobb Hall (map)
  FIVE DAY THEATRE WORKSHOPS For new performers or those wanting to explore new skills. Teens ages 14-19; Pre-Teens ages 10-13; and Creative kids ages 7-9,  ADVANCED MUSICAL THEATRE WORKSHOPS For experienced performers. Advanced Workshop for ages 16-25 focuses on the musical Urinetown. Junior Advanced for ages 10-15, focusing on the musical All Shook Up. ONE EVENING ADULT CLASS An evening of theatre games and casual cabaret.

7/25/2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Heritage Room, University Club of MSU, 3435 Forest Rd. Lansing, MI 48910 (map)
The Arts Council of Greater Lansing is excited to announce its Creative Exchange, an exciting new event serving as a platform to convene artists, arts organizations and other members of the arts and culture sector to share ideas, knowledge, challenges, victories and a whole lot more! We are excited to create an opportunity to bring everyone to the table for a full day of workshops, panel discussions, networking, entertainment, lots of learning, and of course, creative exchange! Featuring reowned...

7/26/2017 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
MSU Beaumont Tower (map)
 The MSU College of Music continues its 20th Annual Muelder Summer Carillon Series this evening, July 19, and runs through August 2, at the MSU Beaumont Tower. Each concert begins at 6:00 p.m., rain or shine. Concerts are free and open to the public. Picnics welcome. July 26 - Jonathan Lehrer, Canada    Aug. 2 - Ray McLellan, MSU Carillonneur

7/27/2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Hawk Nest Park, East Lansing, MI (map)
The East Lansing Kiwanis Community Band will present a free outdoor concert Thursday, July 27, 7:00 p.m., at the Hawk Nest Park, East Lansing. Bring blankets or lawn chairs and your family.  For additional information, find us on Facebook or call (517)490-0481.