Northern Michigan Events: Just a short drive from Traverse City, check out what performances Interlochen Center for the Arts has in store for the upcoming week!
Buddy Guy & Jonny Lang
Monday July 2 at 8pm
Talented doesn't even begin to cover it for these two musicians. The collaboration between them will certainly be an incredible sight! Buddy Guy is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and known as "Chicago's Blues King." Jonny Lang is a Grammy-nominated artist who topped the charts when he was 15 years old with his album. This show is a must see for guitar lovers!
Umphrey's McGee with Special Guest G. Love & Special Sauce
Tuesday July 3 at 7:30pm
If you are in the mood to dance (or merely need some convincing/persuasion) then this show will certainly solve that problem. Both bands are known for their upbeat tempos and fun performances so get out of your seat and on your feet for a night of positivity!
The Capitol Steps
Thursday July 5 at 8pm
This comedy group made up of former Congressional workers have the motto " we put the "mock" in Democracy." This is an interesting group because most of the group were former Capitol Hill staffers, come and here them make fun of their former jobs and the politics of today.
Interlochen Shakespeare Festival: A Midsummer Night's Dream
Thursday July 5, Friday July 6 and Saturday July 7 at 8pm
Watching "A Midsummer Night's Dream" presented by the Interlochen Shakespeare Festival is the perfect way to end a summer evening. Now in its fifth year the performers are made up of Interlochen faculty, staff and alumni who are dedicated to performing professional theatre that "celebrates the Shakespearean imagination" according to the Interlochen website. The production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream" will be held outdoors in Interlochen's new Upton-Morley Pavilion, so it really is a "Midsummer Night's Dream." For more information click here.
Prairie Home Companion
Saturday July 7 at 5:45
See a radio show being performed live in front of your eyes! After thirty years of performing, each show that Garrison Keiller produces is unique as well as highly entertaining. Spend some time with Guy Noir and the Royal Academy of Radio Actors and much more! See for yourself why 4 million listeners tune in every week to this show! Click here for more information!
World Youth Symphony Orchestra: "Pictures At An Exhibiton"
Sunday July 8 at 8pm
End your Sunday evening on a relaxing note by attending one of the many World Youth Symphony Orchestra concerts that Interlochen offers this summer. This Sunday Interlochen is performing a "true Russian masterpiece." Buy your tickets today to see this orchestral masterpiece! For more information click here.