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Culture
12:00 am
Tue October 16, 2012

The Resilience Project breaks down age barriers

Barbara Jones pointing out the art kite she made with Cristina Bryant
Credit Rebecca Thiele, WMUK

At Friendship Village, the dining hall is a place for seniors to relax and chat with their friends. But for the past few months, a handful of seniors had dinner with unlikely guests—Western Michigan University students. The Resilience Project pairs seniors with WMU Seita Scholars—college students who have aged out of foster care—and Kalamazoo Promise students for a cross-generational experience.

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Theatre
12:00 am
Thu October 11, 2012

Swordplay in The Three Musketeers will keep you on your toes

Credit WMU Theatre

In the story of The Three Musketeers, a brash young man named D’Artagnan tries to prove himself worthy of becoming a musketeer. Yesterday was opening night for the Western Michigan University Theatre’s performance of The Three Musketeers.

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Theatre
12:00 am
Tue October 9, 2012

The Imaginary Invalid: A 300-year-old comedy about a hypochondriac

Credit Kalamazoo Civic Theatre

A classic comedy, written by the French playwright Moliere in 1673, is being presented by the Kalamazoo Civic Theatre. The new adaptation of The Imaginary Invalid opens Friday in the Parish Theatre.

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Film
12:00 am
Mon October 8, 2012

"Robot and Frank" premieres at The Little Theatre in Kalamazoo

Credit Kalamazoo Film Society

The Kalamazoo Film Society will show Robot and Frank at The Little Theatre through Sunday. 

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Arts & More
12:00 am
Thu October 4, 2012

Break things to promote peace at the Kalamazoo Smash-O-Rama

At the 2011 Smash-O-Rama
Credit Great Lakes Peace Jam

Smash-O-Rama is one of the events taking place this evening during the Kalamazoo Art Hop. It’s presented by Great Lakes Peace Jam as an invitation to “help promote peace by breaking things.” 

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