Encore Michigan

Slipstream to present ‘St. Sebastian’ set in Detroit

Show Announcement May 26, 2018
FERNDALE, Mich.–Slipstream Theatre Initiative continues its exploration into the human experience with the Michigan premiere of St. Sebastian by award-winning playwright Andrew Kramer. Set in... Continue Reading

Opera Modo’s ‘La Cenerentola’ is a Cinderella you’ll never forget

Review May 26, 2018
DETROIT, Mich.–“And she persisted.” Funny to consider that phrase apropos to a fairy tale princess, but darn if Opera MODO’s latest production Rossini’s La Cenerentola... Continue Reading

Matrix closes season with political drama ‘Chuch & State’; opens June 8

Preview May 24, 2018
DETROIT—Matrix Theatre Company closes its 2017 – 2018 mainstage season with the political drama, Church & State, opening June 8 and running through July 1.... Continue Reading

Great Escape’s “Wit” opens May 31; dramatizes cancer’s challenge

Preview May 23, 2018
MARSHALL – Those who are taking dramatic action against cancer are rallying around a production of Margaret Edison's drama, “Wit,” the next main-stage production at... Continue Reading

Broadway team returns to Marine City with ‘Popcorn Falls’ to benefit Riverbank State Festival 5/24-27

News May 22, 2018
MARINE CITY, Michigan–Broadway actors James Hindman and Tom Souhrada, are returning to Riverbank Theatre’s Snug Stage to perform Popcorn Falls and all proceeds will benefit... Continue Reading

It’s a battle of wits in Tipping Point’s ‘Northern Aggression’

Review May 21, 2018
NORTHVILLE, Mich. – Depending on your loyalties and temporal perspective, the military conflict that took place in the USA between 1861 and 1865 might be... Continue Reading

Meadow Brook closes season with Michigan premiere of ‘Burt & Me’; opens May 30

Preview May 19, 2018
ROCHESTER—Burt & Me, with book by Larry McKenna, lyrics by Hal David and music by Burt Bacharach, runs May 30 through June 24 at Meadow... Continue Reading

Roustabout debuts first fully staged production May 31 in Milan

Preview May 18, 2018
MILAN—Roustabout Theatre Troupe will be bringing their first fully-staged production to Milan starting May 31, marking their company’s 2-year anniversary. All Childish Things: The Special... Continue Reading