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FORBES: Jeff Daniels on ‘Guest Artist’ and new production company

News February 21, 2019
CHELSEA, MI–Many actors of Jeff Daniels' stature opt to create their own production companies to insulate their projects from being poisoned by studio executives beholden... Continue Reading

Southfield Sun: PuppetArt finds new home in Southfield

News January 05, 2019
SOUTHFIELD — After 19 years In the Motor City, PuppetArt Theatre has decided to call the Center of it All home. The group recently moved... Continue Reading

THE NEW YORK TIMES: Jeff Daniels is Atticus Finch in ‘To Kill A Mockingbird’

Other Voices December 24, 2018
SPECIAL FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES: NEW YORK, NY–As this is a trial, let’s have a verdict: “To Kill a Mockingbird,” which opened at the... Continue Reading

Oakland Press: Meadow Brook Theatre makes ’em laugh, makes ’em cry

Other Voices October 12, 2018
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich.–Travis Walter, artistic director of Meadow Brook Theatre, knows there are a lot of great arts experiences around metro Detroit. “Everybody’s dentist is... Continue Reading

ICYMI-FREEP: Alec Baldwin does Willy Loman in A2

Other Voices October 04, 2018
Though Alec Baldwin came to Ann Arbor on Saturday to play theater’s quintessential miserable, unraveling father, Willy Loman, in a staged reading of Arthur Miller’s... Continue Reading

David DiChiera remembered as tireless supporter and producer of the arts and opera in Detroit

Other Voices September 23, 2018
Special from The New York Times: By Daniel E. Slotnik David DiChiera, the founder of Michigan Opera Theater, a regional company that attracted world-class talent and... Continue Reading

A2 Arts Addict: ‘Night of The Stars’ at Theatre Nova

Other Voices August 16, 2018
ANN ARBOR, Mich.–A go-to hypothetical question, especially among the word-nerd set, is: “What three writers, alive or dead, would you invite to a dinner party?”... Continue Reading

Revue: Barn’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ is big, bold and beautiful

Other Voices August 05, 2018
From Revue: West Michigan's Art and Entertainment Guide AUGUSTA, Mich.–When Beauty and the Beast hit Broadway in 1994 it was a spectacle the likes of... Continue Reading

Pulp: Penny Seats ‘GraveDigger’ begins the outdoor season with a frank retelling

Other Voices June 20, 2018
Penny Seats Theatre Company’s two-show 2018 summer season -- cheekily called "Hail to the Victors" -- consists of two different takes on Mary Shelley’s classic... Continue Reading

Ann Arbor Pulp: Playright Joe Zettlelmaier takes center stage with three regional productions

Other Voices June 03, 2018
The playwright teaches at Eastern Michigan University, is executive director of a theater company, and has three of his numerous plays on stage locally this... Continue Reading

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