The Collegium Musicum concert, free and open to the public, will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 30, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
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Poetry readings, music, faculty talks, dance set to poetry, poetry translations, new books, choral works and more will be highlighted at WMU Libraries April 1-21.
The Wednesday, April 12, screening will be followed by a panel discussion and reception with WMU faculty and community education leaders including local public school superintendents.
The School of Music Spring Conference on Wind and Percussion Music will take place at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 13, in Miller Auditorium and the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
Highlights include the 28th annual International Festival, Japanese language courses for teens and a wide scope of globally focused lectures.
University Theatre will stage the Tony Award-winning musical "The Wiz" April 7-22 in Williams Theatre at the Gilmore Theatre Complex.
The WMU School of Music will present a version of Mozart's opera, "The Marriage of Figaro," free and open to the public, at 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, April 3-4, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
Spring University Percussion Ensemble concert will feature Cristobal Pineda Flores at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall. The performance will be preceded by a 7 p.m. discussion.
"Travel" around the globe in a single day as WMU's international students showcase their cultures April 2 during the annual International Festival.
The Graduating Presentations in Dance Concert, titled "soft//power," runs Thursday through Sunday, April 6-9. All performances will be held in Dance Studio B on the third floor of the Dalton Center.
The free Senior Prom is a sure thing for lovers of swing and ballroom dancing. This year's casino-themed event is set for Thursday, March 30.
Comedian Nick Offerman is best known for his work on the program “Parks & Recreation” playing the role of Ron Swanson.
The WMU Trombone Choir's annual spring concert, which is free and open to the public, will take place at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 2, in the Dalton Center Recital Hall.
Miller Auditorium's 2017-18 lineup includes performances of "The Lion King," "The Wizard of Oz" and "The Sound of Music." Season subscriptions are available now.
A listing of all camps, with new listings added as information becomes available, can be found at wmich.edu/admissions/camps.
WMU's Campus Kids camps run from June 12 to Sept. 1, and each week will feature a different theme with special-interest topics. It is open to children who have completed kindergarten, up to age 12.
WMU's Center for the Study of Ethics in Society book club continues Wednesday, April 5, with "Fourteen Stories: Doctors, Patients and Other Strangers" by Jay Baruch.
"Motown the Musical," the American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy's journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul, is at Miller Auditorium May 9-14.
Singer and playwright Lisa Rock will bring "Close to You: The Music of the Carpenters" to Miller Auditorium at 8 p.m. Friday, April 21.