RSS Events

The Center for World Performance Studies sponsors and cosponsors several special events throughout the year, including performances, public lectures, demonstrations, and roundtables. Our events are announced on our website, and through email and flyer distribution. Please contact us at CWPS.Information@umich.edu if you would like to be on our mailing list or if you would like more information on any of the following events.

We also encourage you to learn more about our previous Signature Events.

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  • CWPS Artist in Residence Lecture. The Role of a Queen Mother in Asante Culture

    Co-sponsored by: African Studies Center (ASC), Department of Afroamerican and African Studies (DAAS), African Students Association (ASA) Read More
    Speaker: Nana Afia Adoma II, Queen of Antoa-Krobo in the Asante Kingdom
    Date: 09/17/2014; 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
    Location: DAAS Conference Room: 4701 Haven Hall


  • CJS Noon Lecture Series: Ritual Song in Heian Japan: Shomyo and Shirabyoshi

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    Speaker: Makiko Sakurai, Songwriter/Vocalist (Tendai Ohara Chant)/Performer (Shirabyoshi Dance)
    Date: 09/18/2014; 12:00PM to 1:00PM
    Location: Room 1636, School of Social Work Building


  • CWPS Faculty Symposium

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    Date: 09/19/2014; 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
    Location: SSWB/International Institute- Room 1636


  • CJS Special Event: Special Shomyo and Shirabyoshi Performance

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    Speaker: Makiko Sakurai, Songwriter/Vocalist (Tendai Ohara Chant)/Performer (Shirabyoshi Dance)
    Date: 09/19/2014; 5:30PM to 7:30PM
    Location: Helmut Stern Auditorium (University of Michigan Museum of Art, 525 South State Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109)


  • CWPS Artist in Residence Lecture. African Culture: A Royal Perspective

    Co-sponsored by the Stearns Collection Read More
    Speaker: Nana Kwadwo Nyantakyi III and Agnes Nyantakyi
    Date: 09/24/2014; 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    Location: Ann Arbor District Library, 343 S 5th Ave, 4th Floor Meeting Room


  • CWPS Artist in Residence Lecture. African Culture: A Royal Perspective

    Co-sponsors: African Studies Center (ASC), Department of Afroamerican and African Studies (DAAS), African Students Association (ASA) Read More
    Speaker: Nana Kwadwo Nyantakyi III and Agnes Nyantakyi
    Date: 10/01/2014; 4:00 PM to 5:30 PM
    Location: Michigan League: Room D


  • CWPS Artist in Residence Lecture. A Glimpse into the Royal Instruments and Music of West Africa

    Co-sponsored by Stearns Collection Read More
    Speaker: Nana Kwadwo Nyantakyi III and Agnes Nyantakyi
    Date: 10/08/2014; 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
    Location: Ann Arbor District Library, 343 S 5th Ave, Multipurpose Room


  • Concert. Grazyna Auguscik.

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    Date: 10/21/2014; 8:00 PM
    Location: Kerrytown Concert House, 415 N. 4th Ave., Ann Arbor


  • Concert. The Waclaw Zimpel Quartet.

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    Date: 11/12/2014; 8:00 PM
    Location: Kerrytown Concert House, 415 N. 4th Ave., Ann Arbor