Community Culture

“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.

But trigger warnings aren’t about coddling students or protecting sensitive feelings. Trigger warnings themselves do not constitute censorship.

Comedies can’t get any darker than this.

Art Historian Kenneth Clark is great on the distinction between naked and nude: “To be naked is to be deprived of our clothes, and the word implies some of the embarrassment most of us feel in that condition. The word ‘nude,’ on the other hand, carries, in educated usage, no uncomfortable overtone … a balanced, prosperous and confident body.”