Are you looking to get more out of your performance experience? Join us for UMS 101.
These 90-minute workshops, presented in partnership with Ann Arbor Public Schools Community Education & Recreation, focus on upcoming UMS performances and are ideal for individuals seeking to familiarize themselves with — or deepen their understanding of — the performing artist and genre.
Facilitated by professional, community-based practicing artists/educators, UMS 101 workshops offer background and contextual learning, live demonstrations, and participatory activities in a fun, casual environment.
UMS 101 - Community Programs
Dynamic Ladies of Jazz:
An Evening of History and Appreciation
The role of women in jazz goes back nearly a century. Local jazz bassist Marion Hayden leads this exploration of women who have made their name in this uniquely American art form.