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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.

HITS The Musical Open Auditions For Singers & Dancers

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center 400 Renaissance Drive West, Detroit

Hits! Open auditions for singers and dancers for brand new national touring show! The auditions take place at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center on Thursday, July 7 at 8:30 AM Eastern. This is in advance of the April 15, 2023 performance at the Royal Oak Music Theatre as part of the national touring show. Hits! is comprised of several high energy production medleys. It will take audiences on a musical journey through the decades, highlighting the most iconic hits of all time in Pop, Rock, Hollywood, and Broadway. With over 400 costume changes, fast-paced production medleys and electrifying dancing, it will thrill audiences young and old. The show will feature a cast of 22 members, singers and dancers between the ages of 8-21, who will perform some of music’s most iconic hits. For more information or to register for auditions visit: https://www.thehitstour.com/auditions/#popup-register To learn more about HITS! Visit: https://www.thehitstour.com/ Social media: Facebook, Instagram, TikTok Hashtag: #HitsNationalTour

Free

Bleacher Talk: Tyrrell Winston & Laura Mott, Chief Curator

Cranbrook Art Museum 39221 Woodward Ave, Bloomfield Hills

Join us for an intimate exchange of ideas between Tyrrell Winston and Chief Curator, Laura Mott. "Bleacher Talks" activate the temporary sculpture "The Kiss", featuring two bleachers borrowed from Cranbrook Schools campus. Typically staged on opposing sides of the field, Winston brings them together to bridge a conversation within his exhibition, "Tyrrell Winston: A Tiger’s Stripes." This event is free and open to all!

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