Encore Michigan

Penny Seats is Alive and Well with Jacques Brel in February

Preview January 28, 2016
The Penny Seats return to the stage this winter for Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris, a musical revue of the songs... Continue Reading

Exclusive: Mitch Albom tells us all about his new musical–”Hockey”

Preview January 28, 2016
In regard to bestselling author/journalist Mitch Albom’s new musical comedy stage farce, Hockey: The Musical, the puck will drop mid-May. And if you haven't heard about... Continue Reading

See the Preview video for Purple Rose Theatre’s The Odd Couple

Preview January 26, 2016
The Odd Couple opens this week at The Purple Rose Theatre in Chelsea, Michigan. Check out this preview video of the production: https://youtu.be/zARq4BE8R0E Click here... Continue Reading

Kickshaw opens this week in A2 with Electric Baby

Preview January 25, 2016
No, The Electric Baby isn’t the name of a new band; it’s the first full production to be staged by Kickshaw Theatre – a new, Ann... Continue Reading

Hilberry’s “Love’s Labour’s Lost” opens Jan. 29 with a costume party

Preview January 22, 2016
The Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance will present Love’s Labour’s Lost at the Hilberry Theatre. Join the excitement as a group of merry young men... Continue Reading

UMS to feature Young Jean Lee’s work this month

Preview January 14, 2016
This month, UMS will showcase Young Jean Lee’s two most recent theatrical essays on gender and identity, Untitled Feminist Show and Straight White Men, with... Continue Reading

Slipstream to present three faces of Hedda Gabler

Preview January 13, 2016
As a cold winter sets in, Slipstream Theatre Initiative adds to the chill with a haunting new take on Henrik Ibsen’s social masterpiece, Hedda Gabler. ... Continue Reading

From nerve, a hungry take on Dracula

Preview January 09, 2016
The table’s set in an iconic district of Detroit, as Kathe Koja’s ensemble nerve serves up Dracula. Dracula takes place in the IZZY, a former mercantile building in the... Continue Reading

Faceoff to produce The Mountaintop 1/14-17

Preview January 04, 2016
As part of their Diversity Guest Artist Series, Festival Playhouse has partnered with the Black Arts & Cultural Center’s Face Off Theatre Company to bring... Continue Reading

Olive and Florence are The Odd Couple, coming up at Tipping Point

Preview December 31, 2015
Tipping Point Theatre continues their 2015-2016 season with The Odd Couple (Female Version) by Neil Simon. Unger and Madison are at it again in Neil Simon’s famous... Continue Reading