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The King Tut Exhibit

The Charles H Wright Museum 315 East Warren Avenue, Detroit

KING TUTANKHAMUN: "Wonderful Things" from the Pharaoh’s Tomb January 17 - August 22, 2022 2022 marks the 100th anniversary of the discovery of the tomb of the boy Pharaoh (King), Tutankhamun. Described as an innocent puppet-ruler, Pharaoh Tut was caught in the middle of a political, spiritual, and artistic revolution, initiated by his father, Pharaoh Akhenaten. Made possible by Rocket Community Fund, KING TUTANKHAMUN: "Wonderful Things" from the Pharaoh’s Tomb, vividly brings to life Egypt’s 18th Dynasty. We invite you to bring your friends, family, students and others, to learn about one of the most important archeological finds of all time! Exhibition link: https://www.thewright.org/exhibitions/king-tutankhamun-wonderful-things-pharaohs-tomb Ticket link: https://thewright.ticketing.veevartapp.com/tickets/view/list Price: $0-25

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Teens Work Out for Free at Orangetheory Fitness-Detroit

Orangetheory Fitness Detroit 2911 West Grand Boulevard, Detroit

Orangetheory Fitness-Detroit is launching its “More Life for Detroit Youth” summer program to help Detroit teens live a healthier lifestyle. From June 1-August 31, local students ages 14-18 are invited to take advantage of Orangetheory’s popular science-based workout, centered on heart-rate based interval training and led by highly trained and certified coaches, free of charge. The workouts incorporate endurance, strength, and power to generate the ‘Orange Effect’ – which keeps calories burning for up to 24 hours after a 60-minute workout. Certified fitness coaches will be on-hand to guide local high school students through an Orangetheory workout and offer options for all levels from beginner to year-round athlete. To register for the “More Life for Detroit Youth” program, teens can call the Orangetheory-Detroit location directly at 313-499-0040 or complete this application: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfZW-mjfwC8ICVeTGSVBTO893B3JmPemX5uK3JJBsp7i_ShYQ/viewform . Students can also sign up by scanning a QR code, which can be found on Orangetheory-Detroit’s social media channels including Facebook (Orangetheory Fitness Detroit) and Instagram (@OtfDetroit). Information flyers also will be posted at area schools.

Free
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Fairview by Jackie Sibblies Drury at Detroit Repertory Theatre

Detroit Repertory Theatre 13103 Woodrow Wilson St, Detroit

Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize. A hilarious and searing examination of deep-seated paradigms of race in America. At the Frasier household, preparations for Grandma’s birthday party are underway. Beverly is holding on to her sanity by a thread to make sure this party is perfect, but her sister is drinking, her husband can’t seem to listen, her brother is MIA, her daughter is a teenager and maybe nothing is what it seems in the first place... Performances are weekly from June 3 to July 31. Fridays at 8:30 pm Saturdays at 3:00 pm and 8:30 pm Sundays at 2:00 pm

$25
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Downtown Street Eats

Cadillac Square Park 662 Woodward Ave, Detroit

Michigan’s largest and most popular weekly food truck rally. Celebrating its 10th season in Downtown Detroit, this year’s Downtown Street Eats lineup features more than 80 food trucks and carts rotating at Cadillac Square and the Woodward Esplanade weekdays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and during special events.

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Movie Nights in the D

Campus Martius Park 800 Woodward Ave., Detroit

Presented by Capital One Café and supported by Faygo, families and friends can enjoy a variety of beloved films on the big screen at Campus Martius Park during our free outdoor movie series. Bring a chair or blanket to join us on the lawn for a relaxing summer evening under the stars. Join us starting at 6pm before select movies to enjoy special onsite activations prior to the movie start at 7pm. Movie Nights in the D Summer Line-up June 23 – Minions | PG June 30 – Independence Day | PG-13 July 7 – Black Widow | PG-13 July 14 – Encanto | PG July 21 – Mamma Mia | PG-13 July 28 – Anchor Man | PG-13 August 4 – The 355 | PG 13 August 11 – The Wizard of Oz | G August 18 – Clueless | PG-13 August 25 – Remember the Titans | PG

Free

Poolside Performance: Phonosynthesis

Cranbrook Art Museum 39221 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills

Poolside Performances are an exploration of experimental music, movement, and mark-making. The inaugural performance, Phonosynthesis, features two musical duos — Sophiyah E. with Detroit Bureau of Sound, and 3k — delivering gentle sounds that evoke the gamut of plant life—featuring sound synthesis and live plants used as instruments amid the verdant surroundings of the Cranbrook Art Museum grounds near the Triton Pools. 3k was formed within the North End neighborhood in Detroit. The duo makes music from Submerge studios, creating an experimental concoction of organic industrial ambient music. Detroit native, Sophiyah Elizabeth draws inspiration from the desire to raise awareness surrounding liberation and spiritual reverence. Through community advocacy and sonic productions, the singer/composer intertwines ancestral influence & multi-sensory storytelling to convey messages of empowerment Notorious “dude who plays the cactus”, Zac Bru is better known as Detroit Bureau of Sound, the live electronics act and sonic evangelist. Fond of avant-garde music and loud PA systems, Zac’s work is an ongoing fascination with creating 4D sound sculptures, often with modular synths and amplified plant materials.

Free