Mock Rock should be quite the event this year as several notables are on tap to participate.
The host of Mock Rock 2011 will be Dhani Jones, a former U-M football player (1996-99) who plays for the Cincinnati Bengals and tours the globe with a show on the Travel Channel.
Notable Michigan leaders and alumni judge the performances every year. This year's celebrity judges are:
- Brady Hoke, new Michigan football head coach
- Jan Brandon, wife of athletics director Dave Brandon
- Zoltan Mesko, former Michigan football player and current New England Patriots punter
- Adam Schefter, Michigan alum and ESPN analyst
- Elise Ray, former Michigan gymnast and Olympic bronze medalist
- Dan Sygar, president of Letterwinners M Club
Tickets are now on sale for Mock Rock, the variety show presented by current University of Michigan student-athletes. General tickets are $10 and premium tickets are $15 for the event, scheduled for 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 16, at Hill Auditorium.