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Events

OCT 26

Mask of Zorro

Salsa workshop taught by our very own Mykl Werth, followed by an open dance till midnight.

NOV 2

Dustbowl Revival

Dustbowl Revival mashes the sounds of New Orleans funk, bluegrass, soul, pre-war blues and roots music into a genre-hopping, time-bending dance party.

NOV 3

Drew Hastings: Stories for Grownups, Vol. 1

Veteran comedian & humorist Drew Hastings returns bringing his storytelling and selections from his upcoming book.

NOV 6

TCNewTech

A free monthly networking meet up for Traverse City tech enthusiast. Every month five presenters highlight new business ventures underway.

NOV 9

The Insiders: Tom Petty Tribute Band

The Insiders present the premier Tom Petty Tribute experience, rocking the best of the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers catalog, from classic hits to fan favorites.

NOV 15

An Evening with Richard Clarke

Here’s your chance to sit down with Richard Clarke, advisor to four presidents and one of the few to warn about Osama Bin Laden’s impending attack.

NOV 16

SwingShift and the Stars

SwingShift and the Stars is an inventive performance competition, but more than that, it is a platform for area nonprofits to gain awareness, foster new relationships and raise much-needed funds for their organizations.

NOV 17

An Evening with Tom Rush Accompanied by Matt Nakoa

An iconic folk musician, Tom Rush offers a musical celebration...a journey into the tradition and spectrum of what music has been, can be, and will become.

NOV 24

At the Stroke of Midnight: A Holiday Original Musical

It will take a miracle to help William, an overworked clock maker, discover the true meaning of the holiday season.

NOV 28

The Accidentals, Beth Nielsen Chapman and May Erlewine

Time Out: A powerful Night of Songs and Stories. Prepare to laugh, cry, and be inspired.

NOV 29

An Evening with John U. Bacon

Author of five New York Times best-selling books, John U. Bacon knows how to spin a tale.

DEC 1

Broadway On Front: Starry Night

Spend a holiday evening among the stars!  An ensemble of Broadway’s best return to spread holiday cheer, share cocktails and inspire the spirit of giving.

DEC 7

VoicePlay: Warm Up - A Holiday Special

Warm-Up is jam-packed with creative, unique twists on Christmas classics, inventive renditions of modern hits, and imaginative, hilarious theatrics using only the human voice as their palette.

DEC 14

SwingShift and the Stars

SwingShift and the Stars is an inventive performance competition, but more than that, it is a platform for area nonprofits to gain awareness, foster new relationships and raise much-needed funds for their organizations.

DEC 15

Sister's Christmas Catechism

It's "CSI: Bethlehem" in this holiday mystery extravaganza, as Sister takes on the mystery that has intrigued historians throughout the ages—whatever happened to the Magi's gold?

FEB 23

Regina Carter: Simply Ella

Virtuoso violinist, Regina Carter, reveals the many faces of Ella Fitzgerald which have influenced Carter’s own remarkable path.

MAR 9

RUNA

Quickly gaining recognition as one of Irish music’s new “super-groups,” RUNA enchants audiences by pushing the boundaries of Irish folk music into the Americana and roots music formats.

MAR 19

Vienna Boys Choir

Synonymous with fine choral music for over 500 years, The Vienna Boys Choir continues to charm audiences around the globe with rapturous harmonies, purity of tone, delightful repertoire and charming demeanor.

APR 14

8th Annual Young Playwrights Festival Performance

Enjoy six original one act plays produced and performed for the first time on the City Opera House stage.

APR 28

Selected Shorts: Food Fiction

Open up and say "Mmm," as longtime public radio staple Selected Shorts returns with an evening of mouthwatering food fictions. Don’t fight the craving, get tickets before they are gone.

MAY 4

Paul Reiser

Voted one of Comedy Central’s “Top 100 Comedians of All Time,” Paul Reiser has spent the last 30+ years acting in Oscar and Emmy award-winning movies and TV shows.

MAY 18

Hamilton - Sold Out

City Opera House is Broadway Bound! to Hamilton. Join your City Opera House hosts for a first-class experience at Wharton Center, on the campus of Michigan State University.

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