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TheaterTalkPlus Podcast: Summer Shakespeare

podcast July 20, 2019
ANN ARBOR, MI–Welcome to the TheaterTalkPlus podcast. This week we have a chat with Michigan Shakespeare Festival doyenne Janice Blixt who is the Artistic Director... Continue Reading

MSF’s ‘Cyrano’ is a loving summer treat

Review July 20, 2019
JACKSON, Mich.–The story of Cyrano de Bergerac is not just about a man with a seriously big nose in love. In a world of image... Continue Reading

‘Big’ is Big Fun at The Barn

Review July 18, 2019
AUGUSTA, Mich.–Making musicals out of movies, especially movies from bygone decades, is a popular genre that plays well not only to those who remember the... Continue Reading

Tipping Point opens Michigan premiere of Kat Ramsburg play July 27

Preview July 18, 2019
NORTHVILLE—Tipping Point Theatre presents the Michigan premiere of Anatomy of a Hug by Kat Ramsburg, July 25 - August 25, 2019. Amelia grew up in... Continue Reading

Farmers Alley wraps season 11 with ‘Avenue Q’

Preview July 17, 2019
KALAMAZOO—Farmers Alley Theatre concludes its eleventh season with the puppet musical Avenue Q  running July 19 through August 11. Join new college graduate Princeton, as... Continue Reading

John Lepard triumphs as ‘King Lear’ along with rest of the MSF players

Review July 16, 2019
JACKSON, Mich.–One thing about being a King. You know the fall is going to come. It’s going to happen sooner, if not later. A few... Continue Reading

MSF actually improves upon Shakespeare’s ‘Two Gentlemen of Verona’

Review July 16, 2019
JACKSON, Mich.–Had Shakespeare had more time after his Stratford retirement to edit his works before he died, they might have come out looking the way... Continue Reading

Riverbank’s ‘Grease’ timeless and tuneful

Review July 16, 2019
MARINE CITY, Mich.–The gals are wearing circle skirts and scarves, the guys are strutting about in leather jackets and slicked hair, and the tunes are... Continue Reading

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