Arts & More

Theatre
7:19 pm
Mon September 29, 2014

Sign Language Interpretation For Theatre, Music Growing

Credit AP Images

On Friday, Misti Ryefield and Kathleen Robertson of Grand Rapids will interpret for the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre's production of My Fair Lady. The show starts at 7:30 p.m.

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Theatre
5:29 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

'Check Your Privilege' Asks WMU Students, Staff About Race

Credit Western Michigan University

Last year, with the help of a Kellogg Grant for Racial Healing, more than 160 students, staff, and faculty at Western Michigan University were interviewed about race relations on campus. The result is a documentary theatre piece called Check Your Privilege, premiering this week.

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Sports
5:10 pm
Thu September 25, 2014

Tree Climbing Championship Makes Tree Work Less Treacherous

Nate Jansen of Bartlett Tree Experts demonstrates a normal climb for work at his parent's home
Credit Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

The 20th annual Michigan Tree Climbing Championship takes place Saturday in Holland. Tree industry professionals and a few hobbyists will compete for prizes and the chance to go to the international competition in Florida.

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Visual Art
6:12 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

See Bees Collaborate on Kalamazoo ArtPrize Entry (Through Protective Glass)

Credit courtesy of Lad Hanka

ArtPrize in Grand Rapids is usually swarming with people and this year it will be swarming with bees. Kalamazoo artist and beekeeper Ladislav Hanka has found an interesting way to let his bees collaborate on his artwork. 

The Great Wall of Bees: The Intelligence of the Bee Hive by Ladislav Hanka will be on display at the Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts in Grand Rapids through October 12.

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Arts & More
6:09 pm
Mon September 22, 2014

Ride A Steam Train From Coldwater To Quincy

Little River Steam Train
Credit Chris Killian, WMUK

The Little River Steam Train in Coldwater is one of only four operating steam locomotives in Michigan, and 150 still working nationwide. You can see the train ride schedule here.

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