Arts & Entertainment

Performances, special events, restaurants, museums and theaters


Q&A: Sarah Sass

March 23, 2015
For the past eight years, Sarah Sass has been the president of Watermark Center, the live-work-play development in downtown Muskegon. Read More

Comedy group is building a ‘pipeline of cash’

Part of the strategy involves product marketing and ad writing.

March 20, 2015
Joe Anderson has performed comedy for nearly 30 years, but only within the last five years has he been able to make a living doing what he loves. Read More

Kendall College names president

March 19, 2015
Kendall College of Art and Design in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids is welcoming a woman with roughly 35 years of experience in higher education as its next president. Read More

Retailer hosts Ladies' Night Out benefit

March 18, 2015
An internationally known photographer will highlight a retailer’s Ladies' Night Out event this weekend. Read More

Downtown movie theater project receives extension

March 16, 2015
Jackson Entertainment, an offshoot of the Celebration! Cinema group, is still working to make its proposed downtown movie theater project a reality. Read More

House in Austin is home to Michigan products, music

Organizers create pop-up marketing venue for South by Southwest festival.

March 13, 2015
Michigan is taking Texas by storm. Read More

ArtPrize eyes evening events this year

Highlights include more music, performances, video and film.

March 13, 2015
ArtPrize leaders reviewed 2014 financial reports and looked ahead to 2015 at its annual breakfast, revealing an emerging curator fellowship, expanded ArtPrize evening programming and increased grants for artists and venues. Read More

St. Patrick's Day celebrations start Saturday

March 13, 2015
There will be plenty of St. Patrick’s Day parties tomorrow before the day officially arrives next week. Read More

Grand Rapids emerges as finalist in Bloomberg public art competition

March 10, 2015
The City of Grand Rapids is one of 12 finalists in a national public art competition by Bloomberg Philanthropies. Read More

Museum receives $2M gift

March 6, 2015
A $2-million gift has been bestowed to a museum in the region for art education. Read More