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Spotlight Series

The Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight series this season offers a variety of entertainment you won’t want to miss, including family and childrens’ shows, dance, entertainers and comedians. And, as always, we’ll continue to add to our lineup, even as we get into the season, so become a Subscriber and get first choice for the best seats in the house.

Lake Michigan Mailers Spotlight
  • New Edition Image

    New Edition

    Sunday, July 17, 2016 @ 7 p.m.
    Style and charisma never go out of fashion and legendary R&B group New Edition is a case in point. Paving the way for the boy band movement of the '80s and '90s with their meticulously coordinated image and tight vocal interplay, they... more
  • Peppa Pig Live!

    Peppa Pig Live!

    Wednesday, Oct.12, 2016 @ 6 p.m
    Peppa Pig’s Big Splash is an action-packed live show featuring your favorite characters as life size puppets and costume characters! Come join Peppa, George, Mummy Pig, Daddy Pig and more in an all singing, all-dancing adventure full of songs,... more
  • Mannheim Steamroller Christmas

    Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016 @ 8 p.m.
    MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER CHRISTMAS by Chip Davis has been America’s favorite holiday tradition for the past 30 years! Grammy Award winner Chip Davis has created a show that features the beloved Christmas music of Mannheim Steamroller along with... more
  • MercyMe

    Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2016 @ 7:30 p.m.
    GRAMMY®-nominated,Christian super-group, MercyMe will take the stage at Kalamazoo’s Miller Auditorium. With eight albums under their belt and over 14 years of making music, the guys of MercyMe will perform a number of holiday inspired hits such... more
  • Moscow Ballet's Great Russian Nutcracker

    Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016 @ 7 p.m.
    The biggest Christmas experience of the year! The original, direct from Russia, Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker! “Knock Out!” raves The New York Times. Enchant the whole family with larger than life magical props, a 60 foot... more
  • Photo of dancers

    Complexions Contemporary Ballet

    Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.
    Combining technical precision, power and passion, Complexions Contemporary Ballet transcends tradition in a groundbreaking mix of styles ranging from ballet to hip hop. Complexions has been featured several times on the hit show So You Think You Can... more
  • Little River Band

    Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017 @ 8 p.m.
    With 11 hit songs breaking the Top 40, Australia’s Little River Band was one of the most successful groups to emerge from down under. With the perfect sound, LRB’s polished style was draped all over radio throughout the late ‘70s and... more
  • Postmodern Jukebox

    Postmodern Jukebox

    Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 @ 8 p.m.
    Created by Scott Bradlee, the rotating collective of Postmodern Jukebox has spent the past few years amassing more than 500 million YouTube views and 2 million subscribers, performed on “Good Morning America,” topped iTunes and Billboard... more
  • Gold Company Royally Dunn

    Gold Company: Royally Dunn

    Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 @ 2 & 8 p.m.
    Gold Company and GCII are back and bigger than ever in their new show, Royally Dunn! Come enjoy some of music royalty's greatest hits, rearranged in true Gold Company style, with a special nod of thanks to retiring WMU President John Dunn. Experience... more
  • Annie


    Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.
    The world’s best-loved musical returns in time-honored form.  Directed by original lyricist and director Martin Charnin and choreographed by Liza Gennaro, this production of ANNIE will be a brand new incarnation of the iconic original.... more
  • Photo of drummers

    DRUMLine Live

    Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.
    DRUMLine Live, the show stopping attraction created by the musical team behind the  hit movies, “Drumline” and “Drumline: A New Beat,” embodies the soulful, high-stepping style of the Historically Black College and ... more
  • Image of Ladies doing a high kick

    Menopause the Musical

    Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 @ 2 p.m.
    Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra AND memory loss, hot flashes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more! This hilarious musical parody set to classic tunes from the ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s... more
  • One Night of Queen performed by Gary Mullen & The Works

    One Night of Queen performed by Gary Mullen & The Works

    Tuesday, March 21, 2017 @ 7:30 p.m.
    In 2000, Gary Mullen won ITV’s “Stars In Their Eyes” Live Grand Final, with the largest number of votes ever received in the shows history. The record of 864,838 votes was more than twice that of the runner-up.  Gary began touring... more
  • Close to You: The Music of The Carpenters

    Close to You: The Music of The Carpenters

    Friday, April 21, 2017 @ 8 p.m.
    Considered one of the best vocalists of all time, Karen Carpenter captured the attention of a generation with the surprisingly deep material of her unabashedly catchy pop music. Singer and playwright Lisa Rock has compiled a moving tribute to the music... more