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University Musical Society

www.ums.org Ann Arbor

One of the oldest performing arts presenters in the country, UMS is committed to connecting audiences with performing artists from around the world in uncommon and engaging experiences. With a program steeped in music, dance and international theater, UMS contributes to a vibrant cultural community by presenting approximately 60-75 performances and over 100 free educational activities each season.

UMS presents its theater and dance season in the Power Center for the Performing Arts located in the heart of the University of Michigan’s Central Campus.


Performance address:

Power Center
121 Fletcher Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Business address:

881 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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Season Ticket Office Hours:
Monday – Friday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Sunday: Closed
Venue ticket offices open 90 minutes before the performance.

May through Labor Day:
Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed weekends.

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