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“We’re not just doing this to be like, ‘Hey it’s fun to play with swords,’ but show that, when you are violent towards people, there are consequences to relationships that were once awesome and then fail.”

With a cast of fifteen musical theatre students, a five-piece orchestra and strong technical design, this production will, as Hill puts it, “feel like a full meal.”

Every year, Ann Arbor residents comes to Hill Auditorium to witness Handel’s “Messiah.”

“We’re trying to make the play more humane. It’s about the human relationships,” Rouverol said. “We see what this vicarious world allows these people to become.”

In Rackham Auditorium on Wednesday, the Takács String Quartet will be performing Timo Andres’s Strong Language, written for the ensemble and commissioned by Carnegie Hall and Shriver Hall.

“This is the best food in Ann Arbor,” he said. “The best falafel I’ve ever had. I come here two or three times a week. Make sure you take that down.”

U-M Dept. of Communications' Entertainment and Media Career forum on Nov. 13

We have the privilege of attending a University with one of the largest communities of alumni in the world, who have gone on into diverse fields from journalism, politics, engineering, to entertainment.

“I’ve always loved making recital programs to combine music that people will think, ‘Ah, I know this, this is familiar territory,’ with music that is very unfamiliar,” Andsnes said.

Accurately and explosively conveying the bundled emotion contained in adolescent minds, MUSKET’s production manages to be relevant to college students.

It’s this diverse and vibrant image that composer Tod Machover attempts to capture in his new piece, “Symphony in D,” which will premier this Friday.