Overview

Join Michigan Opera Theatre for “Take Me Out to the Opera”, a programming series which celebrates groundbreaking African American artists and athletes who paved the way for integration in their fields. Inspired by MOT’s upcoming opera The Summer King, these concerts, lectures, films, and discussions will connect the history behind the opera to current issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Negro Leagues Exhibit at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

An exhibit on the Negro Leagues will open at the Charles Wright Museum in partnership with the Josh Gibson Foundation and the Friends of Historic Hamtramck Stadium. Items will be on display through June.

May 1 – June 10
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
315 East Warren Avenue • Detroit, MI 4820

For more information on community events, please contact
Andrea Scobie
Manager of Education and Community Programs
313.237.3429
ascobie@motopera.org