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Check out Disney costumes—including this yellow ballroom dress from the 2017 live-action film Beauty and the Beast—at the Heroes and Villains exhibit. // Photo courtesy of Walt Disney Archives

Heroes and Villains: The Art of Disney Costume

That Traveling exhibition “Heroes and Villains”. is currently on display at the Henry Ford Museum and gives Metro Detroit residents a chance to see the iconic costumes from their favorite Disney films up close. The huge exhibition features more than 70 original pieces from 32 different films. Highlights include Cruella de Vil’s 2000s dress 101 Dalmatianthe famous ball gown from the 2015 adaptation CinderellaJack Sparrows Pirates of the Caribbean Mary Poppins costume and traveling dress from the original 1964 film. $24+. Until January 1st. The Henry Ford, 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn; thehenryford.org

Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare Royal Oak returns with an open air production of William Shakespeare’s classic comedy-tragedy Romeo and Juliet. This contemporary reimagining is set in a war-torn Verona, plagued by climate crisis and civil unrest. Amid the chaos, Romeo and Juliet find each other and use their love to brave the dire circumstances that surround them. $30. 28 Jul-Aug 7. Starr Jaycee Park, 1321 W. 13 Mile Road, Royal Oak; shakespeareroyaloak.com

Zac Brown Band

Since 2002, the Atlanta-based Zac Brown Band has been releasing their unique brand of “Southern Rock” music, earning them three Grammy Awards in the process. This weekend, the group will perform at the Pine Knob Music Theater as part of this Out in the Middle tour, accompanied by country singer-songwriter Caroline Jones, best known for her 2021 single “Come In (but Don’t Make Yourself Comfortable)”. $40.50+. 29th of July. Pine Knob Music Theatre, 33 Bob Seger Dr, Clarkston; 313presents.com

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The Zac Brown Band performs at Pine Knob on July 29th. // Photo courtesy of Danny Clinch

¡Viva Maestro!

As political corruption and violent unrest divide his native Venezuela, Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra conductor Gustavo Dudamel must decide whether to use his platform to speak out publicly against those in power. This stirring documentary follows the famous musician’s ethical struggle between courage and silence, and his ability to unite his people through music. $9.50. 29-31 July. Detroit Film Theater, 5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit; dia.org

Retro prom for adults

The Detroit History Club offers the perfect opportunity to dress up in old-school digs and relive your high school days for the night with its retro adult prom. A portion of proceeds from the event, which celebrates the legacy of Detroit’s historic schools, will benefit the city’s history teachers. Guests enjoy leisurely dining and live performances by the Detroit School of Arts Drum Line and a local classic rock band. $95. 30th July. Traffic Jam Handy, 2900 E. Grand Blvd., Detroit; www.detroistoryclub.com

RuPaul’s Drag Race

The world’s most famous drag queen, RuPaul, took her show to the streets this summer Werq the World 2022 Trip. He will be joined by fellow queens Kameron Michaels, Rose, Vanessa Vanjie and Yvie Oddly, as well as season 14 finalists of the Emmy-winning series. $29.70+. 30th July. Michigan Lottery Amphitheater at Freedom Hill, 14900 Metro Parkway, Sterling Heights; 313presents.com

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Ride a UH-1 Huey Helicopter on the Yankee Air Museum this weekend. // Photo courtesy of the Yankee Air Museum

Noah Jackson and Full Circle

Grab a chair and blanket and enjoy a night of jazz at Sosnick Courtyard. This Saturday, local Grammy-nominated bassist, cellist and composer Noah Jackson will host an open-air concert with his new band Full Circle. $20+. 30th July. Sosnick Courtyard, 51 Parson St., Detroit; dso.org

Orchard Lake art exhibit

This two-day, juried art fair is held annually among the rolling hills and stately homes of West Bloomfield. Alongside works by up to 150 different artists, visitors can enjoy live music, food vendors and an art competition for youngsters. $5. July 30th and 31st. 6900 Orchard Lake Road, West Bloomfield; artsandeducationinc.org

Huey flight experience

Those with an interest in history or aviation — or wild adrenaline rushes — can experience a ride in a UH-1 Huey helicopter this weekend. The plane called greyhound, is a physical remnant of American history dating back to the Vietnam War when it traveled overseas to fight. $125. July 31st. Yankee Air Museum, 47884 D St., Belleville; yankeeairmuseum.org