Events

Friday Night Live: Jim Campilongo

Friday Night Live! Jim Campilongo Trio

  • Fri, Sep 1
  • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

New York has no shortage of guitar heroes but few cover as many bases as Jim Campilongo, with a range that extends from seductive country-swing to atmospheric jazz and well beyond.

Performances begin at 7 & 8:30 p.m.

Friday Night Live! Michigan Philharmonic

CutTime Simfonica: Highland Park, The City of Trees

  • Fri, Sep 8
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts

The CutTime Simfonica performs a program commemorating Detroit ’67.

Sergei Prokofiev

Maria Meirelles: The Prokofiev Piano Sonatas

  • Fri, Sep 15
  • 7:00 PM
  • Detroit Institute of Arts Rivera Court

Pianist Maria Meirelles performs the Piano Sonatas of Russian pianist and composer, Sergei Prokofiev. This performance features Sonatas No. 1 in f-minor, op. 1; No. 6 in A Major, op. 82 and No. 9 in C Major, op. 103. This...

Friday Night Live! No Performance: DLECTRICITY

  • Fri, Sep 22
  • 7:00 PM

There will not be a Friday Night Light performance due to the D-LECTRICITY festival September 22-23. 

Shade Composition by Rashaad Newsome

DLECTRICITY: Shade Composition

  • Sat, Sep 23
  • 8:00 PM
  • Detroit Film Theatre

Shade Composition, Rashaad Newsome’s critically acclaimed performance artwork concludes the DLECTRICITY festival at the DIA's Detroit Film Theatre.

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Dance Performance: Ballet Folklórico de Detroit

  • Sun, Oct 15
  • 1:00 PM
  • DIA Rivera Court

Celebrate the Day of the Dead and the opening of the community exhibition Ofrendas: Celebrating el Día de Muertos with Ballet Folklórico de Detroit, a Mexican folkloric dance group based in Southwest Detroit that aims to...

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Dance Performance: Ballet Folklórico de Detroit

  • Sun, Oct 15
  • 3:00 PM
  • DIA Rivera Court

Celebrate the Day of the Dead and the opening of the community exhibition Ofrendas: Celebrating el Día de Muertos with Ballet Folklórico de Detroit, a Mexican folkloric dance group based in Southwest Detroit that aims to...

Mr. Ho's Orchestrotica Quintet

Friday Night Live!: Mr. Ho's Orchestrotica Quintet

  • Fri, Oct 20
  • 7:00 PM
  • DIA Rivera Court

Percussionist Brian O’Neill leads a team of five musical creators who collaborate on instruments foreign and domestic to form modern compositions. From the high arts of jazz and chamber music to adaptations of...

Gaida

Friday Night Live!: Gaida

  • Fri, Oct 27
  • 7:00 PM
  • DIA Rivera Court

Singer/songwriter Gaida, with impeccable musical intuition and a velvety yet crystalline voice, performs music steeped in the traditional music of her Syrian heritage, while presenting an eclectic worldview. Born in...