Events

Art X Detroit 2015

April 9, 2015 to April 26, 2015

  • Midtown Detroit
  • Free

A 10-day festival of dance, literary, musical & theatrical performances, film screenings, visual arts installations, workshops, panel discussions & interactive experiences.

WDET Presents: David Sedaris

April 25, 2015

  • 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
  • Detroit Opera House
  • $45-$70

NPR humorist and bestselling author of Naked, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, and Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls, David Sedaris returns to read from his works.

26th Annual Bow Wow Brunch

April 26, 2015

  • 11:30 a.m. to
  • MGM Grand Detroit Hotel

A gourmet brunch and live auction will follow. The auctions will feature a variety of exclusive items for pets and the people who love them.

WDET presents Grownups Read Things They Wrote as Kids

May 4, 2015

  • 7:30 p.m. to
  • Cliff Bell's
  • $10

An open-mic evening of book reports, poetry, diary entries, letters from camp, etc. — all read out loud by adults to a room full of strangers. If you love The Moth StorySLAM, you’ll enjoy this.

Mix @ the Max feat: Kaki King

May 6, 2015 to May 6, 2015

  • 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Max M. Fisher Music Center
  • $15 in advance

This groundbreaking new multi-media performance uses projection mapping to present the guitar as an ontological tabula rasa in a creation myth unlike any other.

Detroit Moth Story Slam:Cravings

May 7, 2015 to May 7, 2015

  • 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Cliff Bell's
  • $5 at the door

The Moth returns to the Cliff Bell’s stage in May with the theme Cravings.

WDET and NPR Present Motor City Drive

May 21, 2015

  • 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Carr Center

Join NPR’s Michel Martin and WDET for a conversation with some of the city’s most innovative artists and craftsmen.

Detroit Moth Story Slam: Chemistry

June 4, 2015 to June 4, 2015

  • 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Cliff Bell's
  • $5 at the door

The Moth returns to the Cliff Bell’s stage in May with the theme: Chemistry