Encore Michigan

Roustabout to haunt Ypsilanti with ‘The Great Lakes Ghost Project’; opens October 4

Preview September 26, 2019
YPSILANTI—Roustabout Theatre Troupe has reached the end of their first full season, having put down stakes at the Ypsilanti Experimental Space, 8 N Washington St,... Continue Reading

Hercule Poirot at Meadow Brook from October 2

Preview September 25, 2019
ROCHESTER— Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie, adapted by Ken Ludwig, runs October 2 through 27 at Meadow Brook Theatre on the campus... Continue Reading

Frederick Glaysher’s ‘Parliament of Poets’ at Theatre Nova for three Sunday performances

Preview September 13, 2019
ANN ARBOR—On September 22, 29, and October 6, the theatre company, Apollo’s Troupe, will stage the theater adaptation of the poem, The Parliament of Poets,... Continue Reading

Julia Bullock at UMS in October; individual tickets now on sale

Preview August 22, 2019
ANN ARBOR—As part of its Renegade Festival, UMS presents Zauberland (Magic Land): An Encounter with Schumann’s Dichterliebe at the Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre October 24 and... Continue Reading

BoxFest Detroit announces schedule for August 16–24

Preview August 05, 2019
DETROIT – BoxFest Detroit, an annual theater festival that showcases and creates opportunities for female-identifying directors, runs Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons and evenings, August... Continue Reading

Mind the Gap at Theatre Nova opens Pinter’s ‘The Birthday Party’ August 15

Preview August 02, 2019
ANN ARBOR—Mind the Gap at Theatre Nova offers Harold Pinter's The Birthday Party running from August 15 through 25. The production features Larry Rusinsky, Fran... 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

Roustabout opens Shakespeare pastiche July 11

Preview July 04, 2019
YPSILANTI—Roustabout’s Big Daddy Shakespeare runs July 11-14 in yes [Ypsi Experimental Space] in downtown Ypsilanti at 8 N Washington St. Managing Director Anna Simmons has... Continue Reading

Slipstream does ‘The Merry Wives of… Miami”?

Preview July 03, 2019
FERNDALE—Slipstream Theatre Initiative offers The Merry Wives of Miami July 12 through August 4,  Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays at 7 pm. Picture... Continue Reading