The Michigan Theater will be one of eight venues across the country to host a special night of entertainment in conjunction with the Sundance Film Festival being held in Utah in January, 2010.

On January 28th a special evening at the Michigan Theater will feature one of the Sundance filmmakers and the film that they will be premiering. It has been announced that the film will be Cyrus, written by Mark and Jay Duplass. The film stars Marisa Tomei, John C. Reilly, Jonah Hill and Catherine Keener

The performance on the 28th will be the world premier of the film since the presentation at the full Sundance Festival will not be until three days later.

It is anticipated that one or both of the writers as well as one or more of the costars will be in Ann Arbor to premier the show. The filmmaker is expected to make a formal presentation prior to the screening.

Tickets will be available through Ticketmaster for this special event.

The Lamp Post will offer patrons that are attending the Sundance performance on January 28th a special overnight hotel rate. To make reservations at the Lamp Post Inn log onto Use the reservation box to search for availability for the night of January 28th and fill in the corporate box with the letters MICHTH to receive the special promotional rates.