The Daily Arts guide to the best upcoming events – it’s everywhere you should be this weekend and why.
The 1997 film “Nappy,” the stories of 14 women and their natural hairstyles, will screen tonight for free at 6 p.m. in the Wolverine ABC Room of the Michigan Union. By Lydia Ann Douglas, the film offers an insightful look into everyday culture as reflections of personal identity and the perception of beauty.
Sponsored annually by F.O.K.U.S., “The Remix” is a student-talent showcase designed to unite different people and student groups for the sake of artistic expression. The show will be put on tomorrow in the Michigan Union Ballroom from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. The event is free.
Rockapella fans, unite! This Saturday at the Blind Pig, the former frontman of Rockapella, Sean Altman, brings his solo comedy act to Ann Arbor in anticipation of his debut album, Taller Than Jesus. Tickets are $17 in advance or $20 at the door. The show starts at 7 p.m.
AT THE MIC
Check out the best student musicians tomorrow night when University Unions and Arts & Programs presents Open Mic Nights Best of the Best Show. Judges picked the best performers from the past three months, and all will be on stage at the Michigan League starting at 8:30 p.m. Free food and drinks will be provided.