Encore Michigan

Purple Rose revives Titanic ‘Diva Royale’

Review November 12, 2023
CHELSEA, MI--Diva Royale, first produced in 2018, hits the stage again at the Purple Rose Theatre in Chelsea, MI running until December 23.  This quirky... Continue Reading

Williamston presents ‘Murder for Two: Holiday Edition 11/16-12/23

Show Announcement November 02, 2023
WILLIAMSTON, MI--Mid-Michigan’s award-winning professional theatre company, Williamston Theatre, located at 122 S. Putnam Street in downtown Williamston, is celebrating the holidays with the return of... Continue Reading

Breeda Miller takes “Mrs. Kelly” to Plymouth 11/19

Show Announcement November 01, 2023
PLYMOUTH, MI--Breeda Miller's Mrs. Kelly's Journey Home comes to the historic Penn Theatre here Nov. 19 for two performances. The one-woman show that explores Miller's... Continue Reading

Detroit Mercy’s ‘Frog and Toad’ is a total must-see delight for the family

Review October 28, 2023
DETROIT, MI--A total delight. Go to the Detroit Mercy Theatre Company’s website here, and book tickets for you and your kids before you miss out.... Continue Reading

Tales of Two Sherlocks at Meadow Brook and Planet Ant

Review October 26, 2023
DETROIT, MI--Sherlock Holmes is all the rage. New plays featuring the London sleuth are popping up all over even though playwrights still have to go... Continue Reading

‘Constitution’ play at Theatre Nova more important and relevant than ever

Review October 26, 2023
By Fran Potasnik ANN ARBOR, MI--One of the difficulties involved with writing a play review is knowing how much of the script to reveal to... Continue Reading

Review: ‘Office Hours’ at Wilde Theatre

Review October 25, 2023
BRIGHTON, MI--What does an office, a raunchy book, a clock, a jumper, and a week-at-a-glance all have in common?  You will have to go to... Continue Reading

‘Putnam County Spelling Bee’ sizzles and soars at The Encore Musical Theatre Company

Review October 21, 2023
DEXTER, MI--You wouldn’t think a musical about kids in a spelling bee would be controversial. But at a time when religious, conservative right-wing Governors and... Continue Reading