Wednesday, February 7, 2018
12 p.m.
Maki Motegi, Taito Nakano, and Nagomi Funaki will give presentation on their country of origin, Japan! Japan is an island country off the east coast of Asia. From north to south there are four main islands; Hokkaido (Hokkaidō), Honshu (Honshū), Shikoku, and Kyushu (Kyūshū). Tokyo is located in east central Honshu. Honshu is the largest of the four islands. There are many active volcanoes, including Mount Fuji, which is the highest mountain in Japan (12,388 feet).The temperature is mild throughout the country.
7:30 p.m.
Jazz musicians performing on stageIn memory of School of Music alumnus Uttamlal “Tom” Shah, who was killed in a U.S. Embassy bombing in Kenya in 1998. Come enjoy a night of standard jazz favorites and original compositions for big band at this annual concert. Tickets available through the Emens Auditorium Box Office.
7:30 p.m.
Detroit '67In 1967 Detroit, Motown music is getting the party started, and Chelle and her brother Lank are making ends meet by turning their basement into an after-hours joint. When a mysterious woman finds her way into their lives, the siblings clash over much more than the family business. As their pent-up feelings erupt, so does their city, and they find themselves caught in the middle of the '67 riots.