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Swing Dance Night

Join Riverside Swings and Swing Ann Arbor for a night of swing dance at the Freighthouse! Learn the basics, then dance the night away to the sounds of special guest band The Aston Neighborhood Pleasure Club.

DATE(S)

Thu, Apr 4, 6:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Hub New Music:
10th Anniversary Show

Grab a drink and raise your glass – we’re celebrating this Michigan-based ensemble’s 10th birthday with an intimate night of chamber music at the Freighthouse. 

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 5, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Hub New Music:
10th Anniversary Show

Grab a drink and raise your glass – we’re celebrating this Michigan-based ensemble’s 10th birthday with an intimate night of chamber music at the Freighthouse. 

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 5, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Y2Gay: Drag Show at the Freighthouse

Back by popular demand: Drag Night is back in millennium glitching fashion! Dust off your favorite low-rise jeans, velour tracksuits, and platform sandals, because we are throwing it back with this 1990s and 2000s themed night. 

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 6, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

K-12 Teacher Appreciation Party

DATE(S)

Tue, Apr 9, 4:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Canceled Event:
Marcel, Rami, and Sary Khalife:
Legacy

We regret that this performance has been canceled due to a hand injury Marcel Khalife sustained in a fall this summer. We are working to reschedule the date for the 24/25 season. Ticketholders will receive an email with options to refund or donate their tickets.

DATE(S)

Thu, Apr 11, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Hill Auditorium

825 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

AGE RECOMMENDATION

12+
Learn More

In Collaboration with iFFY
Alfred Hitchcock’s The Lodger:
A Story of the London Fog

Featuring Little Bang Theory

UMS is thrilled to collaborate with the Independent Film Festival Ypsilanti (iFFY) to present The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog, a 1927 British silent thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock about the hunt for a serial killer in London. Michigan’s Little Bang Theory, a trio founded by Detroit avant-garde music legend Frank Pahl, performs an original score on toy instruments to bring life to the timeless art of silent cinema.

DATE(S)

Thu, Apr 11, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Takács Quartet

The Takács Quartet, a perennial UMS favorite, returns with a program that nods to the natural world, including a new UMS co-commission by Nokuthula Endo Ngwenyama.

Program

Franz Joseph Haydn String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 76, No. 4 (“Sunrise”)
Nokuthula Ngwenyama flow (UMS co-commission)
Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet No. 8 in e minor, Op. 59, No. 2

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 12, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Rackham Auditorium

915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

AGE RECOMMENDATION

12+
Learn More

Dancing Through México
with El Ballet Folklórico Estudiantil

DATE(S)

Sun, Apr 14, 11:00 am
Sun, Apr 14, 1:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

AGE RECOMMENDATION

3-10
Learn More

Dancing Through México
with El Ballet Folklórico Estudiantil

DATE(S)

Sun, Apr 14, 11:00 am
Sun, Apr 14, 1:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

AGE RECOMMENDATION

3-10
Learn More

For U-M Faculty:
2024/25 Curriculum Connections
Info Session

DATE(S)

Wed, Apr 17, 12:00 pm

VENUE

Michigan League, Hussey Room

911 N University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

ESTIMATED DURATION

1 hour

Learn More

Open Mic at the Freighthouse

Open Mic Night is back! From soulful music to gripping poetry, this is a platform where raw passion meets an appreciative audience and celebrates the incredible talent that exists in our own community.

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 19, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

The Philadelphia Orchestra
in two different programs

The Philadelphia Orchestra and music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin return to Hill Auditorium in two programs:

Sat Program

Sergei Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in e minor, Op. 27
Florence Price Symphony No. 4 in d minor

Sun Program

Johannes Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 20, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Hill Auditorium

825 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Learn More

The Philadelphia Orchestra
in two different programs

The Philadelphia Orchestra and music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin return to Hill Auditorium in two programs:

Sat Program

Florence Price Symphony No. 4 in d minor
Sergei Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in e minor, Op. 27

Sun Program

Johannes Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 20, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Hill Auditorium

825 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

AGE RECOMMENDATION

12+
Learn More

Joe Reilly
Earth Day Performance + Family Activity

Joe Reilly is a singer/songwriter, social worker, and Michigan educator who writes songs from his heart. The Italian, Irish, and Native American (Cherokee) singer draws from his three children’s albums of environmental and community songs in this Earth Day-themed concert for families. After the performance, families are invited to stay for a hands-on Earth Day activity. 

DATE(S)

Sun, Apr 21, 11:00 am
Sun, Apr 21, 1:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

AGE RECOMMENDATION

Ages 3-13
Learn More

Joe Reilly
Earth Day Performance + Family Activity

Joe Reilly is a singer/songwriter, social worker, and Michigan educator who writes songs from his heart. The Italian, Irish, and Native American (Cherokee) singer draws from his three children’s albums of environmental and community songs in this Earth Day-themed concert for families. After the performance, families are invited to stay for a hands-on Earth Day activity. 

DATE(S)

Sun, Apr 21, 11:00 am
Sun, Apr 21, 1:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

AGE RECOMMENDATION

Ages 3-13
Learn More

The Philadelphia Orchestra
in two different programs

The Philadelphia Orchestra and music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin return to Hill Auditorium in two programs:

Sat Program

Florence Price Symphony No. 4 in d minor
Sergei Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in e minor, Op. 27

Sun Program

Johannes Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 20, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Hill Auditorium

825 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

AGE RECOMMENDATION

12+
Learn More

The Philadelphia Orchestra
in two different programs

The Philadelphia Orchestra and music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin return to Hill Auditorium in two programs:

Sat Program

Sergei Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in e minor, Op. 27
Florence Price Symphony No. 4 in d minor

Sun Program

Johannes Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 20, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Hill Auditorium

825 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Learn More

Shigeto Live Ensemble

Michigan electronic musician Shigeto joins artists Marcus Elliot (saxophone), Ian Fink (keyboards), and special guests for this late-night show.

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 26, 9:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Regenerate! Orchestra

Part symphony, part jam session, part group meditation, the Regenerate! Orchestra invites audiences to participate at whatever level is comfortable: performing with the group, or sitting back and enjoying the results of a bespoke performance from musicians in our community.

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 27, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 28, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Regenerate! Orchestra

Part symphony, part jam session, part group meditation, the Regenerate! Orchestra invites audiences to participate at whatever level is comfortable: performing with the group, or sitting back and enjoying the results of a bespoke performance from musicians in our community.

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 27, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 28, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

DATE(S)

VENUE

Learn More

Swing Dance Night

Join Riverside Swings and Swing Ann Arbor for a night of swing dance at the Freighthouse! Learn the basics, then dance the night away to the sounds of special guest band The Aston Neighborhood Pleasure Club.

DATE(S)

Thu, Apr 4, 6:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Hub New Music:
10th Anniversary Show

Grab a drink and raise your glass – we’re celebrating this Michigan-based ensemble’s 10th birthday with an intimate night of chamber music at the Freighthouse. 

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 5, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Y2Gay: Drag Show at the Freighthouse

Back by popular demand: Drag Night is back in millennium glitching fashion! Dust off your favorite low-rise jeans, velour tracksuits, and platform sandals, because we are throwing it back with this 1990s and 2000s themed night. 

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 6, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

K-12 Teacher Appreciation Party

DATE(S)

Tue, Apr 9, 4:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Canceled Event:
Marcel, Rami, and Sary Khalife:
Legacy

We regret that this performance has been canceled due to a hand injury Marcel Khalife sustained in a fall this summer. We are working to reschedule the date for the 24/25 season. Ticketholders will receive an email with options to refund or donate their tickets.

DATE(S)

Thu, Apr 11, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Hill Auditorium

825 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

AGE RECOMMENDATION

12+
Learn More

In Collaboration with iFFY
Alfred Hitchcock’s The Lodger:
A Story of the London Fog

Featuring Little Bang Theory

UMS is thrilled to collaborate with the Independent Film Festival Ypsilanti (iFFY) to present The Lodger: A Story of the London Fog, a 1927 British silent thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock about the hunt for a serial killer in London. Michigan’s Little Bang Theory, a trio founded by Detroit avant-garde music legend Frank Pahl, performs an original score on toy instruments to bring life to the timeless art of silent cinema.

DATE(S)

Thu, Apr 11, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Takács Quartet

The Takács Quartet, a perennial UMS favorite, returns with a program that nods to the natural world, including a new UMS co-commission by Nokuthula Endo Ngwenyama.

Program

Franz Joseph Haydn String Quartet in B-flat Major, Op. 76, No. 4 (“Sunrise”)
Nokuthula Ngwenyama flow (UMS co-commission)
Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet No. 8 in e minor, Op. 59, No. 2

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 12, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Rackham Auditorium

915 East Washington Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

AGE RECOMMENDATION

12+
Learn More

Dancing Through México
with El Ballet Folklórico Estudiantil

DATE(S)

Sun, Apr 14, 11:00 am
Sun, Apr 14, 1:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

AGE RECOMMENDATION

3-10
Learn More

Dancing Through México
with El Ballet Folklórico Estudiantil

DATE(S)

Sun, Apr 14, 11:00 am
Sun, Apr 14, 1:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

AGE RECOMMENDATION

3-10
Learn More

For U-M Faculty:
2024/25 Curriculum Connections
Info Session

DATE(S)

Wed, Apr 17, 12:00 pm

VENUE

Michigan League, Hussey Room

911 N University Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104

ESTIMATED DURATION

1 hour

Learn More

Open Mic at the Freighthouse

Open Mic Night is back! From soulful music to gripping poetry, this is a platform where raw passion meets an appreciative audience and celebrates the incredible talent that exists in our own community.

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 19, 7:30 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

The Philadelphia Orchestra
in two different programs

The Philadelphia Orchestra and music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin return to Hill Auditorium in two programs:

Sat Program

Florence Price Symphony No. 4 in d minor
Sergei Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in e minor, Op. 27

Sun Program

Johannes Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 20, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Hill Auditorium

825 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

AGE RECOMMENDATION

12+
Learn More

Joe Reilly
Earth Day Performance + Family Activity

Joe Reilly is a singer/songwriter, social worker, and Michigan educator who writes songs from his heart. The Italian, Irish, and Native American (Cherokee) singer draws from his three children’s albums of environmental and community songs in this Earth Day-themed concert for families. After the performance, families are invited to stay for a hands-on Earth Day activity. 

DATE(S)

Sun, Apr 21, 11:00 am
Sun, Apr 21, 1:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

AGE RECOMMENDATION

Ages 3-13
Learn More

Joe Reilly
Earth Day Performance + Family Activity

Joe Reilly is a singer/songwriter, social worker, and Michigan educator who writes songs from his heart. The Italian, Irish, and Native American (Cherokee) singer draws from his three children’s albums of environmental and community songs in this Earth Day-themed concert for families. After the performance, families are invited to stay for a hands-on Earth Day activity. 

DATE(S)

Sun, Apr 21, 11:00 am
Sun, Apr 21, 1:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

AGE RECOMMENDATION

Ages 3-13
Learn More

The Philadelphia Orchestra
in two different programs

The Philadelphia Orchestra and music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin return to Hill Auditorium in two programs:

Sat Program

Florence Price Symphony No. 4 in d minor
Sergei Rachmaninoff Symphony No. 2 in e minor, Op. 27

Sun Program

Johannes Brahms Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 20, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 21, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Hill Auditorium

825 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

AGE RECOMMENDATION

12+
Learn More

Shigeto Live Ensemble

Michigan electronic musician Shigeto joins artists Marcus Elliot (saxophone), Ian Fink (keyboards), and special guests for this late-night show.

DATE(S)

Fri, Apr 26, 9:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Regenerate! Orchestra

Part symphony, part jam session, part group meditation, the Regenerate! Orchestra invites audiences to participate at whatever level is comfortable: performing with the group, or sitting back and enjoying the results of a bespoke performance from musicians in our community.

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 27, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 28, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More

Regenerate! Orchestra

Part symphony, part jam session, part group meditation, the Regenerate! Orchestra invites audiences to participate at whatever level is comfortable: performing with the group, or sitting back and enjoying the results of a bespoke performance from musicians in our community.

DATE(S)

Sat, Apr 27, 7:30 pm
Sun, Apr 28, 2:00 pm

VENUE

Ypsilanti Freighthouse

100 Market Pl
Ypsilanti, MI 48198

Learn More
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