Events Calendar

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Fifth Estate # 78, May 1-14, 1969

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* FREE HUEY – demonstration at the Federal Building on Lafayette at 1 p.m. Sponsored by Black Panther Party.

* ANN ARBOR ARGUS Benefit with the MC5 & the Amboy Dukes at the Grande Ballroom, Adm. $2 8 p.m.


* THE JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE with Noel Redding and Cat Mother will be blowing minds at Cobo Arena, 8 p.m. Tickets are $6.50, 5.50, and 4.50.

SOUL OF DARKNESS, Larry Blain’s play from Black Experience, will be performed at the Detroit Repertory Theatre, 13103 Woodrow Wilson, at 8 p.m. Adm. is $3.50, students 2.50.

WSU MENS GLEE CLUB will perform at Ford Aud. 8 p.m.

* JAZZ SESSIONS at the Rappa House from 2 a.m. to 5 a.m. Adm. is $1.50. 96 E. Fisher Fwy.

* CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL with the Churls and the Litter at the Grande Ballroom Grand River and Beverly. Adm. $5.

KASEY ANDERSON is playing at the Raven Gallery, Greenfield and 12 Mile Rd.

* VILLAGE PUB presents the Candle, Fat Cat & Poor Richards Almanac. $1 members $2 nonmembers. 136 Brownell in Birmingham.

LECTURE FROM THE FACTS OF DEATH SERIES “Bereavement, Mourning and the Child” sponsored by UCAE, with Irene Post from U-M Children’s Psychiatric Hospital. 8:30 p.m. at the Engineering bldg.

* WSU CINEMA GUILD presents “M” (1930) starring Peter Lorre in his first screen role. Lorre plays a child rapist who is hunted by the police as well as the criminal class. Also Buster Keaton, Lower DeRoy Aud at 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. adm. is 50 cents:


THE COURT JESTER, movie with Danny Kaye at the Detroit Inst. of Arts. 2 p.m.

YOU’RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN a musical play that was a smash on Broadway is now playing at the Fisher Theater. 2 p.m.

ANYONE FOR A TANGO? Detroit Repertory Theatre presents Mrozek’s farce “Tango” at 8pm Adm. is $3.50 students $2. 13103 Woodrow wilson.

* WSU CINEMA GUILD presents Peter Lorre in “M” also Buster Keaton. 50 cents 7:30 and 9:45 Lower DeRoy.

* FAMOUS FILMS OF FAMOUS DIRECTORS Sidey Lumet’s “Long Days Journey Into Night” at Rackham Aud. 8:30 p.m. 75 cents.

* JAMES GANG along with the Warlocks will entertain your musical minds at the Village Pub, 136 Brownell; Birmingham.

* GRANDE BALLROOM presents Creedance Clearwater Revival with the Churls and the Litter. $5 and you must be 17.

TROILUS AND CRESSIDA, Shakespeare classic presented at Meadowbrook Theatre, 8:15 p.m.

* RED ROACH COFFEEHOUSE has jazz and other great sounds till early in the morning. The Red Roach is located at 5th and Plum.

PAUL MAURIAT AND HIS ORCHESTRA famous for their version of “Love is Blue” will be performing at Masonic Aud. 8:20 p.m.

* THE VISIT performed by WSU Hilberry Theatre at 8:30 p.m.

GOOD WOMAN OF SECZUAN will be performed by Hilbarry Theatre, Cass and Hancock 2:30

* RED WHITE AND BLUES BAND, Taj Mahal at Silver Bell.


* TAMBURITZAN, folk dancing. If the dancing is anything like the name it should be a pretty wild happening at Ford Aud. 2:30 p.m.

* JOHNNY CASH, the great country western singer, brings his all star show to Cobo Arena. Added attraction is the Hank Williams Jr. Show. 2 shows at 2 and 8 p.m. Adm. $2.50, 3.50 and 4.50

* TAJ MAHAL will be singing in blues at the Grande Ballroom also playing is the Churls. Low price no age limit concert $2.50.


THE BLACK MAN in America—350 years: 1619-1969. Two day program at Wayne State featuring papers on unexplored parts of Negro History. For info and schedule call 577-2150.

LIVING IN URBAN AREAS. The change from white to black majorities. Lecture at WSU Com. Arts Aud. Cass at Kirby 8:15 p.m.


* JAZZ at the Art Inst. with Toby Lark and the Hungry 5, a swinging soul and blues band. 7:30

MIKE COONEY, folk singer, starts his engagement at the Raven Gallery, 12 Mile and Greenfield.

THE LURE OF AFRICA films dealing with the richness and mystery of Africa’s cultural traditions in sculpture, music and ceremony in the Lecture Hall at the Art Inst. 8 p.m. FREE.

YOGA Classes at International Institute 7 p.m.


EXHIBITION: THE GRAPHIC ART OF WINSLOW HOMER. the popular American artist. All of his etchings his most important lithographs, and many of his most striking wood engravings will be shown thru June 8 at the Det. Inst. of Arts.

MAJOR BARBARA at Hilberry Theater. Cass at Hancock 2:30 p.m.


GOOD WOMAN OF SECZUAN at Hilberry Classic Theatre. 8:15 p.m.

THE ROOF OF JAPAN, film at Cranbrook Inst. 8:15 p.m.


MROZEK’S FARCE’ TANGO will be performed at the Detroit Repertory Theatre, 13103 Woodrow Wilson, 8 p.m. Gen. Aud. $3.50 students $2.50

* REBELLION ON THE CAMPUS, panel discussion with representatives from U-M, MSU, WSU, OU and John Watson, editor of the South End. 8 p.m. Adm. $1 adults, 50 cents for students. At McGregor Conf. Center, Wayne campus.

* THE RATIONALS will be playing at the Village Pub. 136 Brownell, Birmingham. members $2 nonmembers, $2.

THE DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA will perform at Ford Aud. 8:15 p.m.

JAZZ SESSIONS AND SOUL FOOD at the Rappa House from 2 a.m. to 5 a.m. Price $1.50 location is 96 E. Fisher Fwy.

JAZZ AND BLUES and other great sounds at the Red Roach Coffee House. Open till early in the morning. Located at Plum and 5th.

THE DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA with James Frazier conducting his own composition Ford Aud. 8:15 p.m. Adm.

33rd ANNUAL STUDENT ART EXHIBITION part I. WSU community Arts Aud. Gallery. Kirby at Cass.

FACTS OF DEATH LECTURE “A Philosophical Way of Death” lecture with James C. Haden. Prof. and Chairman, Philosophy OU. Rackham Aud. 8:30 p.m. Adm. $1 student 75 cents.

* WSU CINEMA GUILD presents Emil Jannings and Marlene Deitrich in “Blue Angel” This Sternberg movie is about a university professor who falls in love with a nightclub singer. Along with this is a short flic called “no reason to stay” a look at the school drop out and what he drops out from. Lower DeRoy Aud. 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. 50 cents.

* THE WHO explodes on stage and blows your mind out at the Grande Ballroom, Grande River at Beverly. If you can put together 5 bucks Uncle Russ will let you freaks 17 and older in.


* DETROIT YOUTH THEATRE presents The Circus, Mime artist William Douglas creates invisible people, animals and places with results both funny and dramatic. Art. Inst. Aud., 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. $1.25.

GUY LOMBARDO and his Royal Canadians. For all Mothers and Dads here is the man that made your New Year’s so enjoyable. One night only at the Masonic Temple. 8:20 p.m. Tickets $3, 4, 5.

* BIG JANIS JOPLIN AND HER REVUE with Country Joe and the Fish and Teegarden and VanWinkle at Cobo Arena. 8:30 p.m. Tickets: $6.50, 5.50, 4.50 and 3.50.

WHITE HEATHER CONCERT PARTY direct from Scotland at Ford Aud. 8 p.m.

* THE WHO at the Grande Ballroom. While you’re there pick up a 5th Estate at the counter. Adm. $5.

* JAZZ SESSIONS at the Rappa House. Munch on some soul food while you dig the sounds from 2 a.m. to 5 a.m. 96 E. Fisher Fwy.

* FILMS OF FAMOUS DIRECTORS Sergie Eisenstein’s “Potemkin” shown in Upper DeRoy Aud. 8:30 p.m. General Admissions $1 students 75 cents.

* WSU CINEMA GUILD presents Marlene Dietrick in The Blue Angel. Along with this is a short flic called “No Reason to Stay” 7:30 and 9:45 p.m. 50 cents Lower DeRoy Aud.

* ROMEO AND JULIET is playing at the Studio 8, Greenfield at 8 Mile.

* THE COMMITTEE now playing at the Studio 1 Livernois at Davison.

* OTLEY, a spy thriller with Tom Courtney at the Studio New Cer. 3rd at the Blvd.

DETROIT REPERTORY THEATRE presents Larry Blain’s Soul of Darkness at 8 p.m. 13103 Woodrow Wilson, 8 p.m. Adm.

* WSU HILBERRY THEATRE presents “An Italian Straw Hat” at 8:30 p.m. Cassat Hancock.


FAMOUS EARLY MOVIES “The Antique Shop” with George Burns and Gracie Allen and “Mr. Robinson” with Douglas Fairbanks and Maria Alba at the Henry Ford Museum. 2 and 4 p.m.

INDIAN CULTURE SOCIETY program for all you cool people who are Indians. International Inst. 3:30 p.m.

THE WHO and JOE CROCKER AND HIS GREASE BAND will play at the Grande Ballroom in a no age limit concert for $5.


* LAW, DISORDER, and THE UNIVERSITIES, Franklin Lecture Series. WSU McGregor Mem. Conf. Center. 8:30 p.m. Bring some disorder; sell the Fifth Estate.


* FREE JAZZ!! The Fun Company and The Majic Tones (soft and hard rock) 7:30 p.m. at Det. Inst. of Arts.

YOUTH ARTS FESTIVAL, performing arts by various high school groups Det. Inst. of Arts Aud. 8 p.m. April 13-15.

SELECTIONS FROM THE COLLECTIONS of the FRIENDS of MODERN ART, painting & sculpture. South Wing, Det. Inst. of Arts.


SCULPTURE, PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS by Deuker. International Art Center, 132 Madison 12 – 6 p.m.

* JULIUS CAESER, Hilberry Classic Theatre, 2:30 Adm. Cass & Hancock.

* GOOD WOMAN OF SECZUAN Hilberry Classic Theatre, 8:30 Adm. Cass at Hancock.


* THE VISIT, Hilberry Classic Theatre, 8:30 p.m. Adm. Cass at Hancock.

” JONAS MEKAS, film-maker and critic will present some of his own films. Galleries, Cranbrook Academy of Art. 8 p.m. Adm.