Encore Michigan

Detroit Rep’s Bruce Millan hands baton to Leah Smith

News November 16, 2018
DETROIT, Mich. Keeping a theatre company operating in Detroit from the Eisenhower administration to the Trump White House is no easy feat. But Bruce Millan... Continue Reading

Sinatra, Elvis and Santa at The Marquis in Northville 12/1

News October 11, 2018
NORTHVILLE, Mich.–Northville's Marquis Theatre presents a Live On Stage Holiday Season Tribute featuring Frank Sinatra (Gary Sacco) & Elvis (Matt King).   "Two Legends, One Night"   ... Continue Reading

Tim Campos brings his ‘Guard’ to Detroit’s Boll Theatre 10/18-10/21

News October 11, 2018
Detroit, MI, August 17, 2018 – Detroit native and current Chicago actor and playwright Tim Campos returns home to perform his latest one-person comedy Keep... Continue Reading

So Close: Love & Hate with Migguel Anggelo

News October 11, 2018
DETROIT, Mich.–Presented by the DIA and Culture Lab Detroit,  So Close: Love & Hate  is a rich song-cycle addressing divisiveness, humanity and hope.  In this fun and intimate night of... Continue Reading

‘Bat Out of Hell’ album musical coming to Fox Theatre 11/6

News October 06, 2018
(DETROIT – September 11, 2018) – Jim Steinman’s Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical, the thrilling new musical based on one of the best-selling albums of all time,... Continue Reading

Opera Modo premieres ‘A Capacity for Evil.’

News September 28, 2018
HAMTRAMCK—Opera Modo offers the world premiere of Evan Snyder’s A Capacity for Evil at The Ant Hall at Planet Ant on Friday, September 28 and Saturday, September... Continue Reading

Renée Fleming at Michigan Opera Theatre 9/29

News September 24, 2018
Direct from her Broadway run in Carousel, Renée Fleming, vocal legend of our time, will sing selections from the best of Broadway and the heart of... Continue Reading

In Memoriam: Michigan Opera Theatre founder and legend David DiChiera, 1935-2018

News September 19, 2018
From The Michigan Opera Theatre Family DETROIT, Mich.–Today is a sad, but unfortunately anticipated, day in the history of Michigan Opera Theatre. It is the... Continue Reading

5th annual Activate: Midwest New Play Festival seeks unproduced plays; submission deadline December 1

News September 15, 2018
KALAMAZOO—Western Michigan University’s 5th Annual Activate: Midwest New Play Festival is now seeking unproduced full-length plays from playwrights living in Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, or... Continue Reading

Theatre Nova calls for submissions for Michigan Playwrights Festival – 11/1 deadline

News September 11, 2018
ANN ARBOR, MI (September 11, 2018) After the success of Theatre NOVA's inaugural Michigan Playwrights Festival three years ago, the theatre is continuing its semi-annual tradition... Continue Reading