Encore Michigan

“Ladies Foursome” plays for par at Tipping Point

Review May 21, 2017
NORTHVILLE, Mich.–Ask most men who golf and they will tell you one of the worst plights they can face on a golf course is playing... Continue Reading

‘Good People’ very good indeed at Open Book

Review May 20, 2017
TRENTON, Mich.–Good People, running right now at Open Book Theatre here, shows how momentary decisions, bad choices, a single night of passion–the moments of life–can... Continue Reading

“The Simpsons” meet the apocalypse in Traverse City—for six performances

Preview May 20, 2017
TRAVERSE CITY—Parallel 45 Theatre will perform the dark comedy musical Mr. Burns, a post-electric play by Anne Washburn May 31 - June 4 at the... Continue Reading

Farmers Alley announces 10th season lineup

Season Announcement May 19, 2017
KALAMAZOO—Farmers Alley Theatre enters its milestone 10th season this fall.  There’s a mix of large scale musicals, old favorites, and intriguing new shows. Season packages,... Continue Reading
FLINT, Mich.–The Flint Youth Theatre (FYT) is proud to announce Michael Lluberes as the new Producing Artistic Director. Lluberes is the recipient of the ASCAP... Continue Reading

Barn Theatre announces 71st season

Season Announcement May 18, 2017
AUGUSTA—The Barn Theatre, Michigan’s oldest professional summer theater, under the artistic leadership of Brendan Ragotzy, has announced the 71st season of plays and musicals to... Continue Reading
DETROIT—Matrix Theatre Company completes its 2016–2017 Mainstage Season with its most highly anticipated show, Dream Deferred: Detroit, 1967. Reflecting on a formative moment in Detroit’s... Continue Reading

“Why Do Fools Fall in Love?” at Meadow Brook; opens May 24

Preview May 17, 2017
ROCHESTER—Millie is getting married, and her friends have thrown her an impromptu bachelorette party. It’s the ‘60s, and while talk of love and marriage carries... Continue Reading