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Oh, You Fancy! Black Hair & Fashion

Tuesdays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 16, 2019

THINK: Tribute to the Queen of Soul

Mondays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 21, 2019

Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms

Through Jan. 13, 2019

Illustrator Norman Rockwell's Four Freedoms paintings are among the iconic illustrator's most well-known and impactful works, helping rally the nation during World War II (and getting endlessly parodied in the years since). And now, they're on view at the Henry Ford museum. $17.25+

The Henry Ford (map)
20900 Oakwood Blvd.
Greater Dearborn Area
phone (313) 982-6001; (313) (FAX)
Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms

Breaking with Tradition: Contemporary Ceramics

Mondays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 27, 2019

Free for members, $10

Flint Institute of Art (map)
1120 E. Kearsley St.
Greater Detroit Area
phone () -; () (FAX)

The Far Shore: Navigating Homelands

Mondays-Sundays. Continues through April 7, 2019

$10-$15

America's Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thu., Nov. 22, 8:45 a.m.

Before you stuff yourself with turkey and get into an argument with your Trump-voting family (Aunt Becky, we see you!) America’s Thanksgiving Day Parade returns for its 92nd year to deliver pure, unadulterated joy. Six new floats will make their debut alongside crowd favorites, all leading up to an appearance by the man, the myth, the jolly legend — Santa friggin’ Clause. CBS sportscaster Jim Nantz will serve as the parade’s grand marshal and will be joined by Disney Channel star Sofia Wylie, former Detroit Tiger Jack Morris, Boston Marathon winner Desiree Linden, and Broadway’s Aladdin star Korie Lee Blossey. Members of Aretha Franklin’s family will also join the parade with a performance from Cass Tech High School Marching Band. free

Proof: The Ryoichi Excavations

Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through Feb. 3, 2019
phone 734-764-0395
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The story of Japanese archaeologist Ryoichi and evidence of his worldwide excavations are explored by Patrick Nagatani in this series of photographs. Nagatani presents a narrative of Ryoichi’s archeological work, supported by images of excavation sites, unearthed artifacts, and Ryoichi’s own journal pages. According to the photographs, Ryoichi discovered evidence of an automobile culture buried at sites across several continents: Stonehenge, the Grand Canyon, and a necropolis in China. This provocative and playful series compels viewers to reflect on how photographs and institutions, such as museums, shape our knowledge of the past and present. Free

https://umma.umich.edu/exhibitions/2018/proof-the-ryoichi-excavations
University of Michigan Museum of Art (map)
525 S. State St.
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 764-0395; (734) 764-3731 (FAX)
Proof: The Ryoichi Excavations
Tuesdays-Sundays, 1 p.m., Fridays, 6 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays, 3 p.m.

Free

Detroit Institute of Arts (map)
5200 Woodward Ave.
Midtown
phone 313-833-7900

Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

Thursdays, 8-10 p.m., Thursdays, 8-10 p.m., Thursdays, 8-10 p.m., Thursdays, 2-4 p.m., Thursdays, 3-5 p.m., Wed., Nov. 28, 3-5 p.m. and Wed., Dec. 12, 3-5 p.m. Continues through Dec. 23
phone 248-347-0003
tix@tippingpointtheatre.com

Tickets available Oct. 10! There are three hours until the curtain opens on the musical event of the decade and Tito Merelli is not ready to perform. His singing partners cancelled, his daughter is growing up too fast, and the food spread in his five-star hotel is all wrong. It’s a race against the clock to sort out his personal issues but they just seem to be getting more complicated! A sequel to Lend Me A Tenor, this non-stop barrage of hilarity sets out to remind us all that family is really what’s important. $29-$38

https://www.tippingpointtheatre.com/season-12/
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Tipping Point Theatre (map)
361 E. Cady St.
Greater Northville Area
phone (248) 347-0003; (248) 347-0005 (FAX)
tix@tippingpointtheatre.org
Ken Ludwig's A Comedy of Tenors

Downriver Poets Unit

Thursdays, 7-9 p.m.
phone 313-410-3903
Donna@pipetap.com

Meets every Thursday from April to August, beginning April 12th from 7:30 to 10:30 pm at Penelope’s Venue in Southgate on Dix. All ages are welcome to attend. The theme for the end of summer publication is “Recovery.”

https://www.facebook.com/events/1861622013869474/
Penelope's Venue (map)
12219 Dix Toledo
Downriver Downriver Poets Unit

Karaoke Night at Ghost Light!

Thursdays, 10 p.m.
info@planetant.com
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Thursdays | Ghost Light | FREE Every Thursday, come through for a tune or two (or three, or four) — hosted by our resident karaoke babe Jerry Everett + Apollo Entertainment Systems! bar opens 7p | 21+

https://www.facebook.com/events/218530025612271/
Ghost Light (map)
2314 Caniff St.
Hamtramck Karaoke Night at Ghost Light!

Ann Arbor Turkey Trot - Thanksgiving Day

Thu., Nov. 22, 7-10 a.m.
phone 734-929-9027
info@rfevents.com
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Get into the holiday spirit before your Thanksgiving feast; run or walk with the whole family! Hot chocolate at the finish, photos with Turkey Tom and Santa, a run course and a rockin' after-party. All pre-registered participants receive a long sleeve shirt, custom medals to all 5K finishers and festive medals to all 1K finishers! The Ann Arbor Turkey Trot is proud to support the ChadTough Foundation! $19-$50

http://theturkeytrot.com
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Beyond Borders: Global Africa

Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through Nov. 25
phone 734-764-0395

More than ever in the era of globalization, ideas traverse geographic, generational, and cultural boundaries, even as national borders seem to be closing. Beyond Borders: Global Africa reflects on this moment by considering how Africa and its artists have been at the center of complex histories of encounter and exchange for centuries. Bringing together a dazzling array of works made in Africa, Europe, and the United States from the nineteenth to twenty-first century, the exhibition demonstrates the international scope and reach of art from Africa and the African diaspora. $10 suggested donation

https://umma.umich.edu/exhibitions/2018/beyond-borders-global-africa
University of Michigan Museum of Art (map)
525 S. State St.
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone (734) 764-0395; (734) 764-3731 (FAX)
Beyond Borders: Global Africa

Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern Hosts Coat Drive to Benefit the Salvation Army

Mondays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Continues through Feb. 1, 2019
phone 248-349-1399
yRustyBucket.com.

Rusty Bucket Restaurant and Tavern will hold its annual coat drive Nov. 5, 2018 through Feb. 1, 2019. All guests are encouraged to donate new and/or gently used coats of all sizes which will be donated to the Salvation Army and distributed to those in need this winter season. A total of 8,669 coats have been donated since the coat drive began in 2011. Collection boxes are located in all four metro Detroit Rusty Bucket locations: 30450 Telegraph Rd., Bingham Farms; 42874 Woodward Ave., Bloomfield Hills; 18785 Traditions Dr., Northville and 15400 Sheldon Rd., Northville. Free

Detroit Institute of Arts (map)
5200 Woodward Ave.
Midtown
phone 313-833-7900
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