DEATH OF A SALESMAN Comes to the Ringwald

DEATH OF A SALESMAN Comes to the Ringwald

The Ringwald Theatre's production of Arthur Miller's classic American tragedy Death of A Salesman will open on Friday, February 15 and run for four weeks.

Throughout its twelve seasons, The Ringwald has been committed to reviving iconic American plays-like A Streetcar Named Desire and Glengarry Glen Ross-and giving them distinctive productions that explore why they endure for contemporary audiences. Salesman is a thrilling work of deep and revealing beauty that remains one of the most profound classic dramas of the American theatre.

Ringwald regular and Wilde Award-winner Joel Mitchell will star as the downtrodden Willy Loman, who cannot understand how he failed to win success and happiness. Through a series of tragic, soul-searching revelations, audiences discover how his quest for the American Dream kept him blind to the people who truly loved him.

The production is directed by Joe Bailey and features Mitchell, Kelly Komlen, Donny Riedel, Jeffrey McMahon, Randy Stewart, Dante Jones, Brandy Joe Plambeck, Tess Hannah, Patricia Gajos, and Dyan Bailey

The design team features Christopher Kamm (set), Vince Kelley (costumes), and Brandy Joe Plambeck (lighting and sound).

Tickets can be purchased at or at the theatre, located at 22742 Woodward Avenue in downtown Ferndale. The Ringwald box office opens 45 minutes before performances and tickets can be purchased with cash or credit card. For more information, please call 248-545-5545.

The Ringwald opened their doors eleven years ago on May 11, 2007 with Fatal Attraction: A Greek Tragedy. Quickly, The Ringwald became a mainstay of Detroit's theatre community. Past highlights include: The Cake, Clue, Company, Merrily We Roll Along, Life Sucks, The Rocky Horror Show, Heathers The Musical, The Legend of Georgia McBride, Mr. Burns: a post-electric play, Glengarry Glen Ross, Stupid Fucking Bird, Angels in America, Into the Woods, A Streetcar Named Desire, August: Osage County, Mercury Fur, The Bad Seed, The Book of Liz, and Evil Dead: The Musical. The Ringwald was named 2009, 2012 and 2013 Best Theatrical Troupe by Real Detroit and Best Place to See Local Theatre in 2010, 2011 and 2012 by the readers of Metro Times.


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