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Wordless play for young and old at Flint Youth Theatre January 26-28

Preview January 25, 2018
FLINT—Flint Youth Theatre presents Balloonacy by Barry Kornhauser. Performances begin Friday January 26 and run through Sunday January 28. Balloonacy is a wordless play starring... Continue Reading

PuppetART’s ‘Snow Queen’ at Detroit’s International Institute December 26–28

Preview December 18, 2017
DETROIT—PuppetART will perform its Snow Queen at The International Institute of Detroit, at 111 E. Kirby Street. Performences run December 26, 27 and 28 at 2:00... Continue Reading

Live theater version of “My Father’s Dragon” at Music Hall October 12

Preview October 05, 2017
DETROIT—Straight from its premiere performance in Philadelphia, My Father’s Dragon comes to Music Hall on Thursday, October 12th at 11:00 am, bringing to life in... Continue Reading

Riverbank Theatre announces three summer camp sessions for young actors

News April 10, 2017
MARINE CITY—Riverbank Performing Arts Academy has announced three, six-day summer camp offerings for young aspiring thespians. Each camp will provide the opportunity for students to... Continue Reading

Wild Swan concludes season with “Folktales from the Arab World”

News April 06, 2017
ANN ARBOR - Wild Swan Theater concludes its 37th season of high quality professional theater for Michigan's families with Marketplace Stories—Folktales from the Arab World. This... Continue Reading

Childsplay to perform “The Cat in the Hat” at Music Hall April 2

Preview March 23, 2017
DETROIT—The Music Hall will present the live stage adaptation of Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat, performed by Childsplay, the nationally-recognized professional theatre for... Continue Reading

New “Peppa Pig Live” show at The Fox in October; tickets on sale March 11

Youth/Family March 11, 2017
DETROIT—A brand new, live stage show announced today ensures Peppa Pig will be touring North America through 2017 and beyond. Peppa Pig’s Surprise will visit... Continue Reading

Wild Swan celebrates Black History Month with “Drum Me a Story”

Preview January 20, 2017
ANN ARBOR - Wild Swan Theater continues its 37th season with Drum Me a Story in celebration of Black History Month.  This collection of African tales was selected... Continue Reading

It’s a lovely story time at Wild Swan

Review January 19, 2017
ANN ARBOR – It's story hour at Wild Swan this week. Unlike many of the plays this young people's company performs, Owl's Winter, is a... Continue Reading

Nova Scotia’s Mermaid Theatre will perform at the Music Hall January 15

Preview January 04, 2017
Music Hall will bring back children's perennial favorite, Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia’s acclaimed composite of storybook favorites, Brown Bear, Brown Bear & Other Treasured Stories by Eric Carle Sunday,... Continue Reading