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Introducing the 2022/23 Season

A season opener with Trevor Noah. The Berlin Philharmonic and a lineup of international ensembles. A week-long residency with Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra. The return of our No Safety Net renegade festival. And so much more to discover...

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Announcing the 2022 DTE Energy Foundation Educator of the Year

UMS and the DTE Energy Foundation are pleased to honor Washtenaw Technical Middle College teacher Emily Zdyrko as the 2022 DTE Energy Foundation Educator of the Year.

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Talking Trash: an Interactive Discussion Inspired by The Plastic Bag Store

 The U-M Museum of Art, U-M Arts Initiative, the Graham Sustainability Institute, and UMS joined forces to offer this illuminating event designed to share diverse perspectives and empower individual action. Single-use…

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Michigan Connections Run Deep in Sphinx Symphony Orchestra’s First US Tour

Learn how the artists and works featured in the Sphinx Symphony Orchestra’s program have meaningful connections to the University of Michigan community.

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Dear Most Valued Customers…

Read a message from Robin Frohardt, the artist and creative mind behind The Plastic Bag Store.

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Robin Frohardt: The Magic of the Mundane

The Plastic Bag Store creator Robin Frohardt joins U-M’s Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series.

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UMS Connect: Rachel Mars

UMS programming manager Mary Roeder interviews writer and performer Rachel Mars, in advance of her two shows coming to UMS’s No Safety Net 3.0 Festival:

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Growing a Long-Lasting Tomato 🍅

Robin Frohardt shares how a tomato is made for The Plastic Bag Store.

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12 Memorable Moments of 2022

It’s been an unforgettable year! Thank you, UMS supporters and audience members, for continuing to support the performing arts.

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