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Wednesday, February 27, 2019 7:00 PM // Hill Auditorium

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Yo-Yo Ma: Culture, Understanding, and Survival

Cellist Yo-Yo Ma’s career is testament to his enduring belief in culture’s power to generate trust and understanding. In this special talk, he will explore the role culture can play in helping us to imagine and build a better future, drawing on examples from his own life as a musician and citizen.

Ma’s presentation is rooted in the belief that, at a moment when our world is challenged by the pace of change and the divisions it can create, culture’s ability to create and share meaning is essential in shaping the next stage of our evolution.

This special two-day residency features Ma in conversation about his role as a citizen artist, addressing the vital role of culture and the arts and sciences in our society, and how we can all come together to work as “cultural citizens.” This event will be followed by a Day of Action in Flint, where he will work with community partners to champion culture’s power to transform lives and forge both a more connected world and a healthy and vibrant local community.

Tickets for this event will go on sale to current UMS Subscribers and Annual Fund Donors of $250 or greater on Monday, December 3, and to the general public on Thursday, December 6.

In addition, UMS has set aside 1,000 tickets for students, which will go on sale Monday, January 14.

Day of Action activities will be free and open to the public.

This residency is made possible with support from the University of Michigan’s Ann Arbor and Flint campuses.

Buy Tickets

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 7:00 PM // Hill Auditorium
Added Event!
Yo-Yo Ma: Culture, Understanding, and Survival

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* Student, Senior and Group Discounts may be available

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2/27/19 7:00 PM
Hill Auditorium

Added Event!
Yo-Yo Ma: Culture, Understanding, and Survival

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Cellist Yo-Yo Ma’s career is testament to his enduring belief in culture’s power to generate trust and understanding. In this special talk, he will explore the role culture can play in helping us to imagine and build a better future, drawing on examples from his own life as a musician and citizen.

Ma’s presentation is rooted in the belief that, at a moment when our world is challenged by the pace of change and the divisions it can create, culture’s ability to create and share meaning is essential in shaping the next stage of our evolution.

This special two-day residency features Ma in conversation about his role as a citizen artist, addressing the vital role of culture and the arts and sciences in our society, and how we can all come together to work as “cultural citizens.” This event will be followed by a Day of Action in Flint, where he will work with community partners to champion culture’s power to transform lives and forge both a more connected world and a healthy and vibrant local community.

Tickets for this event will go on sale to current UMS Subscribers and Annual Fund Donors of $250 or greater on Monday, December 3, and to the general public on Thursday, December 6.

In addition, UMS has set aside 1,000 tickets for students, which will go on sale Monday, January 14.

Day of Action activities will be free and open to the public.

This residency is made possible with support from the University of Michigan’s Ann Arbor and Flint campuses.

BUY TICKETS

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 7:00 PM, Hill Auditorium
Added Event!
Yo-Yo Ma: Culture, Understanding, and Survival

PERFORMANCE DAY:

February 2019
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PERFORMANCE TIME:

Buy Tickets

Or call the ticket office at 734-764-2538

* Student, Senior and Group Discounts may be available

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