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The Barn Theatre announces 2018 summer season lineup; box office opens May 14

Season Announcement May 13, 2018
AUGUSTA—The Barn Theatre, Michigan’s oldest professional summer theater, under the artistic leadership of Brendan Ragotzy, announced today the 72nd season of plays and musicals to... Continue Reading

Ixion announces 2018-2019 season

Season Announcement May 11, 2018
LANSING—Ixion Ensemble's 2018-2019 season ranges from science fiction space battle to a shabby Harlem tenement. Three directors will be making their Ixion directing debut in... Continue Reading

UMS opens 2018-2019 season with live performance of 2001: A Space Odyssey September 21; subscriptions on sale now

Season Announcement April 27, 2018
ANN ARBOR—UMS will open its 2018-19 season September 21 with a free multi-media community event on North Campus of Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 masterpiece, "2001: A... Continue Reading

Detroit Mercy Theatre Company announces 48th season lineup; tickets on sale May 1

Season Announcement April 20, 2018
DETROIT—The Detroit Mercy Theatre Company (DMTC) has announced an ambitious 48th season. Its 2018-2019 season is composed of six projects with two world premieres, two... Continue Reading

Wharton Center announces 2018-2019 theater season

Season Announcement April 18, 2018
EAST LANSING—Wharton Center has announced its 2018-2019 season which includes the dates for the premiere engagement of Hamilton as well as a host of Broadway... Continue Reading

Hope Summer Repertory theater tickets available beginning April 18

Season Announcement April 17, 2018
HOLLAND—Hope Summer Repertory Theatre at Hope College will present five productions for audiences of all ages this summer, including Tony Award winners, an innovative and... Continue Reading

Renée Fleming gala will open MOT’s 48th season September 29

Season Announcement April 11, 2018
DETROIT—Michigan Opera Theatre has announced the company’s 2018-19 opera season. MOT’s 48th opera season will be the second under principal conductor Stephen Lord’s artistic leadership... Continue Reading

The Ringwald Theatre annouces 2018-2019 season

Season Announcement April 07, 2018
FERNDALE—After undergoing a cosmetic overhaul—from lobby to stage and beyond—The Ringwald Theatre has announced the lineup for its twelfth season. Beginning with a 20th anniversary... Continue Reading

Slipstream announces coming season lineup

Season Announcement March 30, 2018
FERNDALE—Slipstream Theatre Initiative has announced their new line-up for the rest of the season. The next show is still Othello, with both the titular character... Continue Reading

The Brass Tacks Ensemble announces 2018 season

Season Announcement March 25, 2018
ANN ARBOR—The Brass Tacks Ensemble (artistic director James Ingagiola and executive director Isaac Ellis) has announced its 2018 season. Thought-provoking drama, thrilling suspense, and fast-paced... Continue Reading