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Benzie County Area Events via Facebook
Friday, March 24
6pm: Birds of Prey
Back by popular demand! Learn more about Wings of Wonder and their raptor rehabilitation program and meet live birds of prey like owls, falcons and hawks.
Saturday, March 25
11am: Get Up! On Mountain Run
Take the challenge to run, walk, climb or crawl to the top of Loki, slush or shine! Medals for all finishers. Top male and female winners receive a 2017-18 Season Pass! $20 per person, includes March on the Mountain t-shirt. Register online by visiting crystalmountain.com/retro
2pm: Get Down! Bike Race
Race on the mountain in snow, slush, or sand for the best time of two runs. Medals awarded for the top three in both Fat Tire and Open categories. $20 per person, includes March on the Mountain t-shirt. Register online by visiting crystalmountain.com/retro
Noon - 4pm: DJ Dance Party & BBQ
Includes "Name That Tune", Rubik's Cube Contest and more. Held slopeside on the Lodge deck.
5 - 8pm - FREE Slopeside Concert featuring The Journey
The Journey Tribute entertains audiences from all over the world. Let this band of extremely talented musicians take you on a “journey” of some of rock’s most enduring classics. Be prepared for a high energy show! During the concert, enjoy $3 drafts at the Kinlochen Plaza!... See MoreSee Less
Al Silber at Symphony Space
Join other Interlochen Alumni and families for an evening featuring Interlochen Arts Camp and Academy alumna Alexandra Silber (IAA 99-01, IAC 95-99) on Tuesday, March 28 at 7:30 p.m. at Symphony Space (95th and Broadway).
This evening celebrates Ms. Silber’s new novel, After Anatevka, an evocative sequel to the beloved musical Fiddler on the Roof. Ms. Silber played Hodel in London’s West End and Tzeitel in the recent Broadway revival. The evening will include a world-premiere composition by fellow Interlochen alumnus Lance Horne (IAA 94-96, IAC 94-95). Alumnus Santino Fontana (IAC 99), known for his roles in Frozen and My Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, will also be featured!
A talk-back with Ms. Silber and other guests will follow the show.
Don’t wait! Purchase your tickets now before they sell out (goo.gl/JV9KIv)! Type INTERLOCHEN into the “discount code” box; tickets will remain the same price, but using this code will ensure that we’re able to send you follow-up details, and that you are able to sit with other Interlochen guests. Additional information about the concert is also available at the above link.... See MoreSee Less
Edmar Castaneda Trio
Since Colombian harpis Edmar Castañeda moved to the United States in 1994, he has taken New York and the world stage by storm with the sheer force of his virtuosic command of the harp. Revolutionizing the way audiences and critics alike consider the harp, Castaneda is a master at realizing beautiful complexities of time. He has become known for his crafting of cross-rhythms layered with chordal nuances that rival the most celebrated flamenco guitarist's efforts. Together with David Silliman on drums/percussion and Marshall Gilkes on trombone, the trio creates exciting and engaging music that has thrilled audiences worldwide.... See MoreSee Less
Tickets go on sale March 24, 2017 at 9 a.m.
Friday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 23 at 2:00 p.m.
A woman seduced and a friend betrayed; desire, deceit and disguise abound in Shakespeare's "lost play."
Records show that in the winter of 1612 a play by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher, called Cardenna, was performed at the Court of James I. Just over a century later, the "lost" manuscript of the play was purportedly handed down to London theatre entrepreneur Lewis Theobald, who then adapted it into a play entitled Double Falsehood. While the original manuscript has since been lost once more, 21st century scholars and analysts of Double Falsehood have agreed that it contains many passages and scenes that are written by Shakespeare and Fletcher.
In 2010 Gregory Doran, current Artistic Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, combined Double Falsehood with his own extensive knowledge of Shakespeare literature and production into a new version of this "lost play" by William Shakespeare, restoring its original title, Cardenio. Doran's version of the play, which is based upon an episode in the novel Don Quixote, draws upon a team of writers including Cervantes, Shakespeare, Fletcher, and Theobald. The result was one of the biggest critical and popular hits of the 2011 RSC season, a passionate love story involving attempted murder, rape, and betrayals of love and friendship that takes the audience on an exciting journey to 16th century Spain.... See MoreSee Less
Arts Academy Jazz Ensemble presents A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald
Join us for "A Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald" featuring Carmen Bradford, Gary Motley and the Interlochen Arts Academy Jazz Ensemble and Combo in honor of the Ella Fitzgerald Centennial Celebration.
My Fair Lady
Friday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 13 at 2:00 p.m.
Saturday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m.
The incredibly popular play My Fair Lady has book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. The beloved story concerns Eliza Doolittle, a Cockney flower girl who takes speech lessons from professor Henry Higgins, a phoneticist, so that she may pass as a lady.
Michigan Beer and Brat Festival
Kick off the summer with this Memorial Day weekend tradition at Crystal Mountain. Enjoy live entertainment while sampling an enormous selection of Michigan's finest microbrews, local hard cider and mead, and gourmet brats from northwest Michigan markets. Held slopeside.
Tickets are on sale now! For more info, visit: crystalmountain.com/beerfest
North Mitten Half Marathon, 10k & 5k
Kick off summer with a running start at Crystal Mountain's 4th Annual Half Marathon, 10k, and 5k race! The North Mitten Half Marathon, 10k and 5k is a combination of paved roads, dirt roads and trails. The North Mitten route consists of primarily flat, open trails on Crystal Mountain property and will not climb the mountain. Both races will start and finish at the white slopeside tent near the Crystal Clipper chairlift. This is a great spring race for beginners and experienced runners!
Visit our website to learn more: www.crystalmountain.com/events/north-mitten... See MoreSee Less
Interlochen Arts Academy Alumni Weekend 2017
Join us Oct. 13-15 for the 2017 Interlochen Arts Academy Alumni Weekend, open to any and all Academy classes! Reconnect with classmates and friends, engage with faculty and staff, enjoy campus performances, tour new campus facilities and celebrate together. Rekindle your love of Interlochen and restore your creative muse, all while having a lot of fun.
The schedule of activities and information on lodging and registration will be available later this spring at www.interlochen.org/alumniweekend
In the meantime, please take a moment to make sure your contact information is up-to-date: www.interlochen.org/webform/update-your-contact-information
For more information, contact the Office of Engagement at email@example.com or 231.276.7630.... See MoreSee Less