The Secret: Comic Opera, Skins + Reeds, and music from Senegal

The week of November 11th will bring Comic Opera, Skins + Reeds, and Senegalese Musical Royalty to Ann Arbor.

No matter what you choose to do, The Bell Tower Hotel in Ann Arbor, Michigan will be within walking distance – and we always offer optional valet parking.

If you need directions or have any questions you can always feel free to ask anyone on our staff.

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University of Michigan Football

Coach Jim Harbaugh and the Wolverine football team will be playing on the road at Indiana this weekend. Good luck to the team in Bloomington!

Comic Opera

The University of Michigan Opera Theatre will be performing a double bill of one act comic operas…they are calling the combined production “How To Deceive Your Family” and it will be playing at the Power Center from November 12th through November 15th.

The show will start at 7.30 pm on the 12th and at 8:00 pm the remaining nights.

Skins + Reeds

Saxophonist Mark Hershberger and drummer Maruga Booker will perform in support of their new album Jazz Crossroads: Skins and Reeds at the Kerrytown Concert House on November 13th.

Hershberger and Booker play with a mix of traditional and experimental jazz themes in their performances. The show will start at 8:00 pm.

Senegalese Music Royalty

Youssou N’Dour and Super Etoile de Dakar will perform at Hill Auditorium on November 14th. Mr. N’Dour, a former Senegalese Presidential candidate, has been known to bring entire stadiums to their feet with his performances.

He will be leading one of Africa’s greatest bands in Super Etoile de Dakar. The performance will be part of the 2015 UMS concert series. The show will begin at 8:00 pm.

Sports Options for U of M Parents and Fans

Good luck to all Michigan Athletes, family, fans, and friends! Go Blue!  

Women’s Volleyball will play Wisconsin on November 11th at Cliff Keen Arena starting at 7:30 p.m.

Men’s Basketball will play Northern Michigan University at the Crisler Center November 13th starting at 7:00 p.m.

Men’s Ice Hockey will play Niagra at Yost Ice Arena on November 13th starting at 7:35 p.m.

Women’s Basketball will play Binghampton at the Crisler Center starting at 12:00 p.m.

Looking For Laughs

This weekend The Ann Arbor Comedy Showcase will play host to comedian Joe DeVito. You might have seen Mr. Devito on the Late Show with Craig Ferguson, Chelsea Lately, and NBC’s Last Comic Standing.

The Bell Tower Hotel Staff is Here For You

The Bell Tower Hotel offers the best accomodations in Ann Arbor with the best proximity to downtown and the University of Michigan Campus.

Please let us help you with planning, logistics, or whatever you need to have the best possible time while you are staying with us!  

The Bell Tower prides themselves on providing you with the best service and resort-like feel you will find in anywhere in Ann Arbor.

When you want the best lodging in Ann Abor Michigan, The Bell Tower Hotel is the perfect place for you – if you have any questions, or want to make a reservation, feel free to contact us at any time at (734) 769-3010 or at

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