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Black and Brown Theatre to host party to celebrate third season August 14

News August 11, 2018
HAMTRAMCK—Black and Brown Theatre will host a season launch party for their 3rd season. Since 2016, Black and Brown Theatre has created professional opportunities for... Continue Reading

Public sales for UMS’s 140th season begin August 13

News August 11, 2018
ANN ARBOR—Tickets to individual performances on the University Musical Society’s 140th season will go on sale to the public on Monday, August 13, 2018. With... Continue Reading

‘Wicked’ casts spectacular spell at Detroit Opera House

Review August 11, 2018
DETROIT, Mich.–There’s an old joke that the plot of The Wizard of Oz could be summarized as “two women fight over shoes.” Snarkiness aside, layers... Continue Reading

Hope Summer Rep announces 2019 season

August 09, 2018
HOLLAND – As the end of August approaches, it might seem that Hope Summer Repertory Theatre would be packing away the sets, lights and costumes,... Continue Reading

Dio opens ‘Wild Party’ 8/23

Preview August 08, 2018
PINCKNEY, Mich.–The Dio – Dining & Entertainment, Livingston County’s professional, award winning dinner theatre, is excited to present a musical with a cult-like following of... Continue Reading

Kickshaw Theatre announces fourth season lineup

Season Announcement August 08, 2018
ANN ARBOR—Kickshaw Theatre, Ann Arbor’s pop-up professional theater, will stage two full productions for their 2018-19 season, its fourth since the company’s founding in 2015.... Continue Reading

Michigan Premiere: Y. York’s ‘Impossibility of Now’ pleases at Tipping Point

Review August 08, 2018
NORTHVILLE, MICH.–“Words – so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the... Continue Reading

Shakespeare in Detroit returns 8/24 with ‘Much Ado Para Nada’

Show Announcement August 07, 2018
DETROIT, August 7, 2018 -- Shakespeare in Detroit will perform Much Ado Para Nada -- a vibrant adaptation of Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing --... Continue Reading