OU Brings “L’incoronazione di Poppea” To Stage May 8 And 10

Oakland University’s music program will put on a fully staged production of “L’incoronazione di Poppea” by Claudio Monteverdi, with a libretto by Giovanni Francesco Busenello.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - DECEMBER 06: Singer Renée Fleming (R) and violinist Joshua Bell (L) perform during the National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony at the Ellipse December 6, 2013 in Washington, DC. U.S. President Barack Obama and his family were joined by entertainers at the annual event to celebrate the holiday season. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Opera Star To Sing National Anthem At Super Bowl

The Super Bowl will have a touch of the classical this year: Opera star Renee Fleming will sing the national anthem.

97.1 The Ticket–01/22/2014

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Best Budget Arts And Culture Options In Detroit

Even if you’re on a budget, you can still get your dose of high culture at many of these great options for Detroit residents.


MOT's Children's Chorus (credit: michiganopera.org)

Local Kids Take The Stage At Michigan Opera Theatre

The Michigan Opera Theatre closes out its performances of “Carmina Burana” this weekend. The show includes a group of local kids who spent hours pouring over ancient writings, practicing music and languages like Latin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2011

Opera, Art & Spooky Fun This Weekend

Metro Detroit plays host to a bunch of spooky events this season so you’ll have plenty of chances to fill your October weekends with Halloween fun. It is also the season for appreciating the arts, […]


Making A Difference 05/01

WWJ’s Bill Stevens with a focus on a volunteer dedicated to to the Michigan Opera Theatre.