Events Calendar


Fifth Estate # 99, February 19-March 4, 1970

in Cooperation with Detroit Adventure


FORBIDDEN PLANET (1956) and This Island Earth (1957) two popular Sci-Fi epics that include travel to other worlds, ray guns, and robots. DeRoy Aud. WSU. 7 p.m. Single feature 50 cents, double 75 cents.

METROPOLIS (1939) dir. Fritz Lang Industry fights labor in Lang’s expressionistic nightmare of future society. Architecture Aud. U of M in Ann Arbor. 7 and 9:05 p.m. 75 cents.

FASHIONSCOPE SYMPHORAMA. A bourgeois fashion and music extravaganza, sponsored by the Women’s Assoc. for the Det Symphony Orchestra Ford Aud. 8:30 p.m.

NATIONAL BALLET OF CANADA presents “The Lesson,” “Solitaire,” and “Four Temperaments.” Cleary Aud. in Windsor. 8:20 p.m.

ANDRES SEGOVIA, Classical guitarist, Hill Aud in Ann Arbor. 8:30 p.m.

COSMIC POLICE, Wayne’s first, last, and only student activity will hold it’s first meeting, 9 p.m. 275 Univ. Center.

FRI. FEB. 20

WOW, it’s TEDDY AT THE THROTTLE! Amboy Dukes at the Eastown, plus rock ‘n’ Roll with the Brownsville Station, and Fiddle Crab. Adm. $3.50. Magic Veil lights too. Harper at Van Dyke.

ALICE COOPER (again), this time at the Palladium, along with the Sky and Chip Stevens, and free popcorn and free movies, and free whatever else you can get away with. 136 Brownell in Birmingham.

HIGHER AND HIGHER with Sly and the Family Stone and the Ten Wheel Drive in concert at Olympia. 8:30 p.m. Tickets $3.50, 4.50 5.50.

HEAVY MUSIC TIME with the Bob Seeger System, and Richmond at Something Different, 12 Mile and Northwestern in Southfield.

LORIN HOLLANDER (the guy who performed the first classical concert at the Fillmore East) Classical pianist in concert at the U of D Memorial Building. Tickets are $3, $4, $5, on sale at Hudsons, Grinells and U of D. 8:30 p.m.

DAVE BRUBECK Trio with guest artist Gerry Mulligan at Pease Aud. Eastern Mich Univ. 8 p.m. $2.50, $3, & $3.50.

JAZZ FEST with Cannonball Adderley Orchestra, William Fischer and Alvin Batiste, Hill Aud. in Ann Arbor. 8:30 p.m.

PICKPOCKET, Robert Bresson’s neglected masterpiece presented by the Wayne Cinema Guild at DeRoy Aud. 7:30 & 9:45 p.m. 50cents.

THE CONTINUING PAST, Anansi the Spider and A Storm Called Maria shown at Cranbrook School Aud, Cranbrook Inst. of Sci. 8:15 p.m.

NATIONAL BALLET OF CANADA presents “Bayaderka,” “LeLoup,” “Les Rendez-Vous.” Cleary Aud., Windsor. 8:20 p.m.

COLOGNE CHAMBER ORCHESTRA with conductor Helmot Muller-Bruhl, 16 member orchestra programs Mozart, Mendelssohn, and Hayon. Theatre, Det Inst. of Arts. 8:30 p.m.

ALVIN’S HAS MUSIC, The Fogg at Alvin’s Finer Deli, Cass at the Ford Xway, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

SAT. FEB. 21

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL With the Brownsville Station, and other groovies with the Amboy Dukes and Fiddler Crab and that far-out trippy light show by Magic Veil. At the Eastown. 8041 Harper at Van Dyke. Adm. $3.50

THE PALLADIUM has Alice Cooper, Blues Train, and outasight drummer Steve Booker. Free popcorn too. 136 Brownell in Birmingham.

SILVERBELL ON THE HILL presents the Rationals, 3rd Power and the Up for your musical satisfaction. Bald Mt. Rd.

THE GARFIELD BLUES BAND is at Alvins from 9 p.m. to 1 am. Cass and the Ford Xway.

ROBERT BRESSON’S Pickpocket, a man’s loneliness and desire to escape the society he despises force him into an adventure in theft. DeRoy Aud. WSU, 7:30 & 9:45 p.m. 50 cents. Richard Brook’s

IN COLD BLOOD (1967) at WSU Community Arts Aud. Cass.& Kirby. 8:30 p.m. Students 75 cents, others $1.00.

Roman Polanski’s KNIFE IN THE WATER shown in the Lecture Hall Library, Marygrove College. 7:30 p.m.

YOUNG TOM EDISON. Professional cast in live stage musical version of the famous inventor’s early years. Theatre, Det. Inst of Arts. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

THE DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA in- concert with Valter Poole conducting. With the Severo Ballet Co. Ford Aud. 8:30 p.m.

MISHA DICHTER, pianist in concert at Masonic Aud. 8:20 p.m. Tickets $3.50, 4.50 & 5.50.

SUN. FEB. 22

FUN IN THE AIR, Laurel and Hardy in what is probably their best feature length film Flying Deuces (1939) plus a Mickey Mouse cartoon. Henry Ford Museum Theatre. 2 & 4 p.m.

THE ARTIST COMMUNE, a lecture and discussion with G. Alden Smith, Common Ground, Shirley Woodsen Reid, Arts Extended Gallery, Tom Parish, Representing the artist, James King, Gallery 7, Donald Morris Gallery. 20082 Livernois. 3 p.m.

TRAVELING ROMAN ROADS a lecture on romin’ in Rome, at Home, and In Rome (and in Italy) and anywhere else a Roman might roam. WSU Community Arts Aud., Cass & Kirby. 2 & 3:30 p.m.

SYMPHONIZE with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. Guest conductor Sergi Comissina. Ford Aud. 8:30 p.m.

RULES OF THE GAME (1939) Dir. by Jean Renoir. Shown at the Architecture Aud in Ann Arbor. 7 & 9:05 p.m. 75 cents.

RACISM IN THE SIXTIES, films and discussions planned by People Against Racism. Four Sundays at the Northwest Unitarian Church, 23925 Northwestern Highway. Southfield. This program is a review of the ’60s and discussing what whites can do to fight racism in the ’70s. 7:45 p.m. Adm. $1.00 for students.

LAURA NY RO in concert along with the Fifth Avenue Band. Masonic Aud. 7:30 p.m.

MON. FEB. 23

OPEN CITY FREE MEDICAL CLINIC, serving you from 6-8 p.m. Call 831-2770 for appt.


VILLAGE OF THE DAMNED (1960). Aliens infiltrate English suburb. DeRoy Aud. 8:30 p.m. 50 cents.

GRAND HOTEL (1932). Greta Garbo’s “I vant to be alone now” is said in this flic along with John & Lionel Barrymore, Joan Crawford, and Wallace Berry. All for a mere 75 cents and a drive up to Ann Arbor. Architecture Aud. 7 & 9:05 p.m.

THE CANTATA ACADEMY in concert doing “Four Centuries of Church Music” works by Schultz, Brahms, Britten & Liszt. First Presbyterian Church of Royal Oak. 529 Hendrie. 8:30 p.m.

WED. FEB. 25

John and Dorothy Ashby’s THE DUFFERS and Miss Lady. World Premiere at the Det. Inst. of Arts. 8 p.m.

GODDESS (1958) Flic bases on the life of Marilyn Monroe, masterfully portrayed by Kim Stanley. Script by Paddy Chayevsky. Architecture Aud. 7 & 9:05 p.m. Ann Arbor. 75 cents.


20 MILLION MILES TO EARTH (1957) & Incredible Shrinking Man (1957), giant beasts and teeny tiny spiders are the accomplices in these flics. DeRoy Aud. 7 p.m. Single feature 50 cents, double 75 cents.

THE DUFFERS AND MISS LADY presented at the Detroit Inst. of Arts, 8 p.m.

CULTURE TIME with the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and (sexy) Sixten Ehrling conducting. Soloist: Ivan Davis, pianist. Ford Aud. 8:30 p.m.

FRI. FEB. 27

RELIVE THE FABULOUS FIFTIES while the pioneers of rock ‘n’ roll revive them, at the 1950s Rock ‘n’ Roll Revival at Olympia. All-time greats including the legendary Bill Haley and the Comets Bo Diddley, Jackie Wilson, the Coasters, the Shirelles, the Drifters, and other special guests. Tickets $4.50, 5.50, 6.50. 8 p.m.

OR HOW ABOUT SAVOY BROWN, Renaissance and South Wind? All at the Eastown, along with Magic Veil lights. 8041 Harper at Van Dyke.

SHAKIN STREET? No: the Michigan Theatre, where the kids all meat to see the MC5, Rumor and Frigid Pink. And W.C. Fields in the Bank Dick. Shows at 7 & 10 p.m. Tickets $3.50 & $4.50 and may be purchased at the box office.

THE AMBOY DUKES, Floating Opera and more at the Palladium, 136 Brownell in Birmingham.

ROWENA AND ANDY COHEN entertain at the Absolute Zero Coffee House, 388 N. Woodward, in Birmingham.

LUIS BUNUEL’S Nazarin presented by the Wayne Cinema Guild. DeRoy Aud. 7:30 & 9:45 p.m. 50 cents.

ALVIN’S FINER DELI has the Garfield Blues Band from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m. Cass & Ford Fwy.

DONIZETTI’S DON PASQUALE, sung in English. Robert Cowden director, and Valter Poole conducting. WSU Bonstelle Theatre. 8:30 p.m.

SAT. FEB. 28

SAVOY BROWN, Renaissance, and South Wind at the Eastown, plus Magic Veil lights. 8041 Harper at Van Dyke.

MC5, RUMOR and FRIGID PINK at the Michigan Theatre, downtown and W.C. Fields flicthe Bank Dick. 3 shows. Mat 4 p.m. ($3.00) 7 & 10 p.m. $3.50 and $4.50.

SILVERBELL has some groovy entertainment by the Amboy Dukes and the Everlon Never More.

FOLKY MUSIC with Rowena and Andy Cohen. At the Absolute Zero Coffee House. 388 N. Woodward.

Luis Bunuel’s NAZAR IN. Upper DeRoy Aud. 7:30 & 9:45 p.m. Adm. 50 cents.

ALADDIN and his wonderful lamp presented in a puppet show in the Det. Inst. of Arts Aud. 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Frank Perry’s THE SWIMMER (1968) Rackham Aud. 8:30 p.m. Students 75 cents, others $1.00

THE FOGG is at Alvin’s on Cass at the Ford Fwy. 9 p.m. til 1 a.m.


THE MC5, RUMOR, and FRIGID PINK will mismerize you with their heavy sounds and W.C. Fields in the BankDick. All at the Michigan Theatre, downtown. Shows at 2 p.m. ($3.00) & also at 5 & 8 p.m. ($3.50 & 4.50).

KID AUTO RACES AT VENICE (1914) Chaplain, wife and auto trouble (1916), A Jitney Elopement (Chaplain),Twas Henry’s fault, two tars, taxi barons, and hurry, hurry. Far-out flic time at the Henry Ford Museum Theatre.

MORE TRAVELING ROMAN ROADS. This time the lecture is on Romans abroad. Over the Alps and thru the woods and on and on. WSU Community Arts Aud. Cass & Kirby. 2 p.m.

WSU SYMPHONIC BAND in concert, Harold Arnoldi conducting, Ford Aud. 8 p.m.

INTERNATIONAL SUPPER CLUB 2 p.m., and the Mexican Mutualista Club 3 p.m. at the International Inst. John R & Kirby.


OPEN CITY FREE MEDICAL CLINIC from 6 to 8 p.m. Call 831-2770 for info.

UNIVERSITY MUSICAL SOCIETY presents the Phakavali Musicians and Dancers (Bangkok). Burton Memorial Tower, Ann Arbor, 8:30 p.m.

THE WORLD IN REVOLUTION: Its making and its meaning, lecture with Gunnar Myrdal. WSU Community Arts Aud. 8 p.m.


PHAKAVALI DANCERS AND MUSICIANS from Thailand, Det. Inst of Arts. 8:30 p.m.

THE TIME MACHINE (1960), H.G. Welles classic in super-psychedelic color. DeRoy Aud. WSU. 8:30 p.m. 50 cents.

REMBRANDT THEMES, lecture in the Lecture Hall, Det. Inst. of Arts. 8 p.m.


Edmond Rostand’s CYRANO de BERGERAC, story of the swashbuckling poet whose soul outshone his ugly visage. WSU Hilberry Theatre. 2:30 p.m.

YOGA CLASS at the International Inst. 6:30 p.m.

AMERICAN YOUTH PERFORMS, orchestral and vocal concert with guest artist Joyce Mathis, soprano and Carmen Dragon, guest conductor. Ford Aud. 8 p.m.

ALASKE: America’s Largest Game Reserve, lecture with Amos Burg. Southfield High School Aud. 10 Mile & Lahser. 8:30 p.m.

THE STANLEY QUARTET doing two Beethoven quartets. Engineering Soc. of Det Aud, 8:30 p.m.



SCARAB CLUB GOLD MEDAL SHOW, annual show of oils, acrylics, and all media. Scarab Club. Thru Feb. 20.

BROTHERHOOD EXHIBIT, Round Hall, Detroit Historical Museum. Thru Feb. 22.

Paintings by ARIS KOUTROULIS, Assistant Prof, Art & Art History, WSU, Gertrude Kasle Gallery, 310 Fisher Bldg. Mon-Sat, 11 a.m. thru 5 p.m. Thru Feb. 26.

PRIMITIVE ART, 1969-1970. Univ. Art Gallery Oakland Univ. 208 Wilson Hall. Thru Feb. 28.

HAPPINESS IS ONE THOUSAND, NINE HUNDRED AND SIXTY NINE TOYS! Kresge Exhibit Hall, Detroit Historical Mus. Thru Feb. 28. MASTER DRAWINGS from the Meissner Colection. 80 items from the private collection of graphic arts of connoiseur Kurt Meissner. Det. Inst. of Arts thru March 8.

Miland painter, Catullo in Borzoi Galleries. New works in the sculpture gallery, group salon and gallery of contemporary crafts, international Art Inst., 132 Madison. Mon-Sat. noon-6 p.m. Thru Feb. 28.

GRAPHIC ART exhibition by Corita Kent, Birmingham Gallery, 1025 Haynes. Tues-Sat. 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Feb. 10-March 1.

PICASSO, selected linocuts. The J.L. Hudson Art Gallery, 1206 Woodward. Feb. 10-Mar. 2.

SALVADOR DALI drypoints illustrating the legend of Tristan and Isolde. London Arts Gallery, 321 Fisher Bldg., Feb. 18-Mar. 18.

ANNUAL EXHIBITION by the faculty of the Dept. of Art & Art History, WSU Community Arts Aud., Cass & Kirby, Feb. 13-Mar. 8.

NEW BRONZES by John Nick Pappas. Arwin Galleries, 222 W. Grand River. Feb, 16-28.

PHOTOGRAPHY, Society of Arts and Crafts, Feb. 20-Mar. 28.

REMBRANDT AFTER 300 YEARS. Major exhibition of the year commemorating the 300th anniversary of the Dutch Master’s death. S. Wing, Detroit Inst. of Arts, Feb. 25-Apr. 5.


MAGIC CHRISTIAN at the Radio City and other selected spots.

PUTNEY SWOPE at the Studio New Center, Grand Blvd. and 3rd.


BUILDERS Home, Furniture and Flower Show. At Cobo Hall, Feb. 21—Mar. 1.


Shakespeare’s TWELFTH NIGHT, Wilson Hall, Oakland Univ., Feb. 4-7, 8:15 p.m.

Arthur Miller’s AFTER THE FALL, Hilberry Theatre. Feb. 5 & 21, 8:30 p.m.

MACBETH, Hilberry Theatre, 2:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., Feb. 4, 6, 7, 11, 12, 25 to 27.

THE BOURGEOIS GENTLEMEN, Hilberry Theatre. Feb. 7, 13, 27, 8:30 p.m.

Klima’s THE CASTLE. Meadowbrook, Oakland Univ., 8:15 p.m., Feb. 12-15, 17-22, 24-28.

CYRANO DE BERGERAC, Hilberry Theatre. 8:30 p.m., Feb. 12-14, 18, 26, 28.

APPLAUSE, Fisher Theatre, 8:30 p.m. (7:30 p.m. on Sundays), Feb. 16-21.

CONCEPT EAST THEATRE presents Three One Act Plays by Black Writers: GREAT GOODNESS OF LIFE, HOW DO YOU DO and THE EXAMINATION. Every Fri. & Sat. & Sun. thru Feb. 22. 8:30 p.m., 401 E. Adams corner Brush.

Pirandello’s NAKED at the Detroit Repertory Theatre, 13103 Woodrow Wilson.


DETROIT DRAFT COUNSELLING CENTER at the Central Methodist Church. Woodward and Adams. 6-10 p.m. Sundays.


ALVIN’S FINER DELI & GOODTIME SHOPPE Rock ‘n’ blues from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. $1.00- $1.50. Every Friday & Saturday. Cass Ave. & Edsel Ford Fwy.