MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival 2014 Lineup Announced

"It's Hip to Be Here!"

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MIDLAND, Mich., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- MATRIX:MIDLAND at Midland Center for the Arts has announced the lineup for its 37th annual MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival, featuring world-class performers, musicians and professional speakers. Tickets go on sale at noon on Monday, April 14, 2014. Information and ticket prices are available online at www.mcfta.org/mxfestival or by calling the Ticket Office at 800-523-7649.

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MATRIX:MIDLAND Festival 2014 – AT A GLANCE:

  • The Capitol Steps - Taking a stab at anyone within reach of their verbal swords, these Washington insiders present sketches and parody songs that will win everyone's vote of approval. No matter who or what is in the headlines, you can bet the Capitol Steps will tackle both sides of the political spectrum, and all things that are equally foolish! (May 31)
  • David Brooks: "Civic Discourse in America" – The New York Times writer and NPR analyst brings the audience face to face with the spirit of our times with humor, insight and quiet passion as he challenges us to look at the role of civic discourse – and what  questions we should be asking ourselves about the direction of our country. (June 3)
  • ChefSteps – Learn a totally new approach to the art and science of cooking from these "Modernist Cuisine" alumni. Whether you are a home cook, a professional chef or just love watching cooks work, they have something for you to discover. (June 5)
  • Huey Lewis and the News – They've sold over 300 million records worldwide, with hits like "The Heart of Rock and Roll," "The Power of Love" and "It's Hip to Be Square." Now you can rock with them live! (June 12)
  • Tiempo Libre– Get up and dance under the stars to the signature sound of this GRAMMY®-nominated, Cuban jazz band sensation: a high-octane and infectious fusion of traditional Latin salsa and Afro-Cuban rhythms with jazz, rock, funk, and classical music influences. (June 19)
  • Brian Regan – Critics and peers agree Brian Regan has distinguished himself as one of the premier family-friendly comedians in the country. The perfect balance of sophisticated writing and physicality, Brian fills theaters nationwide with fervent fans that span generations. (June 26)

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