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Here’s a look at some of the top bets for your night out with that special someone   For the love of gourd The ancient tradition of gourd art originated in Africa and Asia, as well as among the indigenous people of the Americas. This exhibit showcases the evolution of art form from early hand carvings to how featured artist Bonita Miner creates her masterpieces. By utilizing electric wood burners and high-speed pen-shaped rotary tools. Miner uses a specific design for each piece.   When: Through Feb. 15; recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday; noon-5pm. Where: Saginaw Art Museum Price: Regular Museum admission Information an ticket prices: www.saginawartmuseum.org/exhibitions (989)754-2491   2020 cornerstone series selection – “August: Osage county” Center Stage Theatre’s “Cornerstone Series” presents “August: Osage County.” Bursting with humor, vivacity and intelligence, “August: Osage County” is funny, vicious, compassionate and an unstoppable force of nature.   When: Saturday, Feb. 15, Feb. 21, and Feb. 22 at 7pm.; Feb. 16 and Feb. 23 at 2pm. Where: Center Stage Theatre, Midland Center for the Arts, Midland Price: Start at $20 More information and tickets: mcfta.org/event/august-osage-county     This month’s events Find the perfect night out no matter your interests   Perspective Series: 20/20 Vision – Seeing HERstory Exhibition Through April 26, recurring daily, Midland Center for the Arts, Midland, (989) 631-5930, mcfta.org   A Century of Preservation: Stories from our Collection Through May 29, recurring daily Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday noon-4 p.m. free, Bay County Historical Society, Bay City, (989) 893-5733   Contra Dance Through May 9, 7–9:30 p.m., $7 per person, recurring monthly on the second Saturday, Greater Midland Community Center, Midland, (989) 439-3911   Explorations in Wood Exhibition Through May 16, recurring daily, Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum, Saginaw Valley State University, Saginaw, (989) 964-7125, marshallfredericks.org/calendar   Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra Feb.  8, 8–10 p.m., $7 student or $15 general admission, Temple Theatre, Saginaw, (989) 754-7469   “Riverdance” Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m., The Dow Event Center, Saginaw, 989-759-1320, doweventcenter.com/events/riverdance-new-25th-anniversary-show   “Roustabout: The Great Circus Train Wreck” Feb. 19–Feb. 23, Wednesday-Saturday shows 7:30 p.m., Sunday 3 p.m., $15, Malcolm Field Theatre for Performing Arts, University Center, Saginaw, (989) 964-4261, www.svsu.edu/theatre   Hell’s Half Mile Film Series: “It’s Not Too Cold for Shorts” Feb. 21, 7–8:30 p.m., $7, State Theatre of Bay City, Bay City, (989) 892-2660, hhmfest.com/film-series   The Blue Man Group Speechless Tour Feb. 21–Feb. 23, $26 – $71, Midland Center for the Arts, Midland, (989) 631-5930, mcfta.org/event/blue-man-group/e26695

Here’s a look at some of the top bets for your night out with that special someone

 

For the love of gourd

The ancient tradition of gourd art originated in Africa and Asia, as well as among the indigenous people of the Americas. This exhibit showcases the evolution of art form from early hand carvings to how featured artist Bonita Miner creates her masterpieces. By utilizing electric wood burners and high-speed pen-shaped rotary tools. Miner uses a specific design for each piece.

 

When: Through Feb. 15; recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday; noon-5pm.

Where: Saginaw Art Museum

Price: Regular Museum admission

Information an ticket prices: www.saginawartmuseum.org/exhibitions (989)754-2491

 

2020 cornerstone series selection – “August: Osage county”

Center Stage Theatre’s “Cornerstone Series” presents “August: Osage County.” Bursting with humor, vivacity and intelligence, “August: Osage County” is funny, vicious, compassionate and an unstoppable force of nature.

 

When: Saturday, Feb. 15, Feb. 21, and Feb. 22 at 7pm.; Feb. 16 and Feb. 23 at 2pm.

Where: Center Stage Theatre, Midland Center for the Arts, Midland

Price: Start at $20

More information and tickets: mcfta.org/event/august-osage-county

 

 

This month’s events

Find the perfect night out no matter your interests

 

Perspective Series: 20/20 Vision – Seeing HERstory Exhibition

Through April 26, recurring daily, Midland Center for the Arts, Midland, (989) 631-5930, mcfta.org

 

A Century of Preservation: Stories from our Collection

Through May 29, recurring daily Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturday noon-4 p.m. free, Bay County Historical Society, Bay City, (989) 893-5733

 

Contra Dance

Through May 9, 7–9:30 p.m., $7 per person, recurring monthly on the second Saturday, Greater Midland Community Center, Midland, (989) 439-3911

 

Explorations in Wood Exhibition

Through May 16, recurring daily, Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum, Saginaw Valley State University, Saginaw, (989) 964-7125, marshallfredericks.org/calendar

 

Saginaw Bay Symphony Orchestra

Feb.  8, 8–10 p.m., $7 student or $15 general admission, Temple Theatre, Saginaw, (989) 754-7469

 

“Riverdance”

Feb. 20, 7:30 p.m., The Dow Event Center, Saginaw, 989-759-1320, doweventcenter.com/events/riverdance-new-25th-anniversary-show

 

“Roustabout: The Great Circus Train Wreck”

Feb. 19–Feb. 23, Wednesday-Saturday shows 7:30 p.m., Sunday 3 p.m., $15, Malcolm Field Theatre for Performing Arts, University Center, Saginaw, (989) 964-4261, www.svsu.edu/theatre

 

Hell’s Half Mile Film Series: “It’s Not Too Cold for Shorts”

Feb. 21, 7–8:30 p.m., $7, State Theatre of Bay City, Bay City, (989) 892-2660, hhmfest.com/film-series

 

The Blue Man Group Speechless Tour

Feb. 21–Feb. 23, $26 – $71, Midland Center for the Arts, Midland, (989) 631-5930, mcfta.org/event/blue-man-group/e26695

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