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Read LSJ: Ixion’s “She Kills Monsters” takes road trip to to GenCon

July 28, 2016
LANSING, Mich.–Ixion, a theater with mythological origins in its name, is taking great glee in preaching to the choir. For the second time in its... Continue Reading

Read K. Michelle Moran’s review of Water Works’ “Twelfth Night”

Other Voices July 28, 2016
ROYAL OAK — Actress and director Nancy Kammer, of Grosse Pointe Park, had put her career on hold to care for her mother, who has... Continue Reading

Comedian Hasan Minhaj brings theatrical debut to City Theatre in December; tickets on sale July 29

News July 28, 2016
DETROIT—Hasan Minhaj: Homecoming King is the theatrical debut of humorist and The Daily Show correspondent Hasan Minhaj. Homecoming King, the story of the “New Brown America,” is based on... Continue Reading

“Love Jones the Musical” debuts at Fox Theatre October 8; tickets on sale July 29

Preview July 28, 2016
DETROIT—Love Jones The Musical has announced a performance at the Fox Theatre on Saturday, October 8 at 8 p.m., as part of its national tour... Continue Reading

Theatre Nova to host second annual Michigan Playwrights’ Festival; submission deadline Sept. 1

News July 27, 2016
ANN ARBOR—After the success of Theatre Nova’s inaugural Michigan Playwright’s festival in December 2015, they have announced the second annual Playwright’s festival. This year the festival... Continue Reading

Barn Theatre brings back “The Rocky Horror Show” in August

Preview July 27, 2016
AUGUSTA—The Barn Theatre School presents The Rocky Horror Show, playing August 2 - 14. Joining the company for the Barn Theatre’s 11th incarnation of its most popular... Continue Reading

Tickets on sale for “A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder” at the Fisher Theatre in October

Preview July 26, 2016
DETROIT—The Tony-award winning  A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder will play Detroit’s Fisher Theatre, October 4-16. Gentleman’s Guide tells the story of Monty Navarro, a distant... Continue Reading

Cornwell’s “Shout” is a trip back to the pop sirens of the 60s

Review July 24, 2016
MARSHALL, Mich.—“Welcome to 1962!” Dennis McKeen, director and producer of Cornwell’s Dinner Theatre, said, opening his curtain speech before Shout! “How many remember it?” Nearly... Continue Reading

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