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MSF’s ‘Merry Wives’ visits ’80s with Real Wives of Windsor
August 15, 2022
CANTON, MI–Interpreting Shakespeare into a modern setting is always a fraught project. So, when Michigan Shakespeare Festival moved The Merry Wives of Windsor into the...
Williamston turns ‘Hat Box’ into a classic
August 12, 2022
WILLIAMSTON, MI–What’s in the box? I’m not going to tell you! Everyone has to come to Williamston Theatre to find out and you only have...
‘God Kinda Looks Like Tupac’ blows open the conversation about race
August 08, 2022
ANN ARBOR, MI–Talking about race in the workplace, or even amongst friends and acquaintances at a backyard barbecue, is a mine field. Playwright Emilio Rodriguez...
Michigan Shakespeare Festival stages farcical favorite, ‘Charley’s Aunt’￼
July 31, 2022
CANTON, Mich. — The Michigan Shakespeare Festival is back! This year’s lineup complements its two Shakespearean productions (Henry V and The Merry Wives of Windsor)...
Wilde Theatre’s ‘Ruthless’ a parody of stage-door Moms, child actors, community and school theatre
July 27, 2022
BRIGHTON, Mich.–Ruthless!The Musical is an all women musical that is a spoof on the allure of becoming a star with book and lyrics by Joel...
Henry V offers a model of leadership in dramatic MSF production
July 25, 2022
CANTON, Mich.–What makes a good leader? Is it charisma? Is it the ability to motivate people? Is it fairness? Is it strict adherence to and...
‘Nunsense’ at Tibbits is…habit forming.
July 22, 2022
COLDWATER, MI–“How do you make holy water? You boil the HELL out of it!” That's just one of the many punny, if not actually funny,...
‘Fairview’ at Detroit Rep tackles racial stereotypes in black and white
July 18, 2022
DETROIT, MI–Fairview, now playing at The Detroit Repertory Theatre, is designed to make the majority of theatre patrons today uncomfortable. And it succeeds. The show...
REVIEW: ‘My Fair Lady’ in Detroit only fair…
July 15, 2022
DETROIT, MI–The North American tour of Lincoln Center Theater’s revived production of Lerner & Loewe’s “My Fair Lady,” landed at the Detroit Opera House Tuesday...
Review: ‘Sanctuary City’ arrives at Interlochen
July 10, 2022
INTERLOCHEN, MI–“Theater is dead,” a playwright friend of mine said not too long into the pandemic. And for those of us who love live theater,...
Week of 8/15/2022