Season’s Greetings from UMS
Please enjoy our holiday greeting and message of hope for 2021 from the UMS staff!
Introducing Sacramento Knoxx
UMS is pleased to welcome Sacramento Knoxx as this season’s Education and Community Engagement Research Residency Artist.
Graduate from Jazz at Lincoln Center’s “Swing University” this January
This January, UMS will join forces with Jazz at Lincoln Center (JALC) to offer Swing University: Jazz as a Tool for Liberation for the Michigan community.
Donor Spotlight: Lisa Gonzalez, Ford Motor Company Fund
We recognize the Ford Motor Company Fund, long-time supporters of UMS. We talked with their Manager of Community Programs to learn more about Ford’s history with UMS, Lisa’s own background with the arts, and the Fund today.
Happy Thanksgiving from UMS
As we look back upon the past several months and the challenges faced by both our community and the world as a whole, we want to take a moment to acknowledge all…
Listening Parties with Spektral Quartet & Tarek Yamani
The Spektral Quartet and Tarek Yamani shared music with each other — and our audiences — that has shaped their artistic backgrounds and formed their artistic identities.
Donor Spotlight: David Featherman
We recognize David Featherman, former director of the Institute for Social Research. David and his wife Jo-Anna have been involved with UMS since the mid-1960s.
You Can Dance–Outside!
Every season UMS offers the You Can Dance series at the Ann Arbor YMCA, where dancers from our visiting companies lead a movement workshop that explores the company’s movement style. With the…
Donor Spotlight: Beverley (Bev) Geltner
We recognize Beverley (Bev) Geltner, who, with her husband Gerson, has been a ticket holder, donor, and volunteer for UMS for more than 50 years.