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DMTC opens ‘Young Frankenstein’ March 29

Preview March 26, 2019 Encore Staff

DETROIT— Detroit Mercy Theatre Company (DMTC) presents the musical Young Frankenstein by Mel Brooks from March 29 – April 14, 2019 at The Marlene Boll Theatre on Broadway Street in Detroit.

Following the grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, Frederick Frankenstein (pronounced “Fronk-en-steen”) inherits his family’s estate and travels to Transylvania seeking to unlock his family’s secrets of bringing the dead back to life. Watch as hilarity abounds when his science experiment escapes, and a monster chase begins.

Directed by Greg Grobis with musical direction by Daniel Greig, choreography by Mike Suchyta and assistant direction by Jamie Warrow, Young Frankenstein is performed by the Detroit Mercy Theatre Company. Fourteen student actors and five student crew members are joined by faculty, staff and professional guest artists Hayley Pulizzi, Conor Sullivan, Arthur J. Beer, and Kirsten Renas.

Purchase tickets online at www.DetroitMercyArts.com or by calling 313-993-3270. Individual ticket prices are $30 for adults, $22 for seniors, $15 for veterans and $15 for students (with valid ID). Discounts are available for groups of 10 to 15 and special rates for groups larger than 15. To schedule your group, contact Damian Torres-Botello, S.J. at 313-993-3273.