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BWW Review: A vote for THE OUTSIDER at North Coast Repertory Theatre is a vote for la Photo BWW Review: A vote for THE OUTSIDER at North Coast Repertory Theatre is a vote for laughs
by E.H. Reiter - Feb 25, 2020

THE OUTSIDER now playing at North Coast Rep through March 22nd is the perfect comedy antithesis for a year that can feel like a neverending political drama.  A top-notch comedic cast this show delivers on the laughs with some pointed humor that makes the most of the sometimes counterintuitive feeling political system.

Photo Flash: First Look at THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Feb 19, 2020

North Coast Repertory Theatre presents The Outsider by Paul Slade Smith, directed by David Ellenstein.

Photo Flash: THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre - Now Extended By Popular  Photo Photo Flash: THE OUTSIDER At North Coast Repertory Theatre - Now Extended By Popular Demand
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 3, 2020

THE OUTSIDER, a razor-sharp, hilarious satire of modern American politics, is currently getting a witty and smartly paced West Coast premiere at North Coast Repertory Theatre.

THE OUTSIDER Comes to North Coast Repertory Theatre Photo THE OUTSIDER Comes to North Coast Repertory Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Dec 31, 2019

Photo Flash: Tipping Point Theatre Presents A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2 Photo Photo Flash: Tipping Point Theatre Presents A DOLL'S HOUSE, PART 2
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 20, 2019

A Doll's House is a play studied by students around the world. A production ahead of its time, it questioned the traditional roles of men and women in the 19th-century. This message, while not well received at the time, was essential to the forward movement of theatre. A Doll's House, Part 2 , written 140 years later by Lucas Hnath, aims to answer the question of what happened where Henrik Ibsen's classic play left off? 

BWW Feature: THEATRE COMMUNITY TO COME TOGETHER ON JUNE 9 FOR PUBLIC MEMORIAL AND CEL Photo BWW Feature: THEATRE COMMUNITY TO COME TOGETHER ON JUNE 9 FOR PUBLIC MEMORIAL AND CELEBRATION OF TERRY HECK SEIBERT at AT EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
by Julie Yolles - Jun 6, 2018

On Saturday, June 9, an entire theatre community will come together to memorialize, embrace and celebrate the life of everyone's favorite person: Terry Heck Seibert. That same community has been mourning the unimaginable, heartbreaking loss of Heck Seibert since April 13 when she died after being struck by a car while walking her dog in her Ann Arbor neighborhood. She would have been 62 on May 5.

2016 Wilde Awards Nominations Announced!
by Tyler Peterson - Jul 1, 2016

Theater professionals from across Michigan will gather Aug. 29 when The 2016 Wilde Awards are presented at The Berman Center for the Performing Arts in the Detroit suburb of West Bloomfield. Presented by EncoreMichigan.com, the most comprehensive resource for news and information about the state's professional theater industry, The Wilde Awards were established in 2002 to honor the excellent work produced by Michigan's professional theaters.

Williamston Theatre's CHAPATTI Begins Performances Today
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2016

Mid-Michigan's award winning professional theatre company, Williamston Theatre, located at 122 S. Putnam Street in downtown Williamston, returns to Ireland for the charming tale of CHAPATTI by Christian O'Reilly. Performances begin today, May 26 and run through Sunday, June 26. Tickets for this charming story are now on sale.

Williamston Theatre to Present CHAPATTI This Spring
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2016

Mid-Michigan's award winning professional theatre company, Williamston Theatre, located at 122 S. Putnam Street in downtown Williamston, returns to Ireland for the charming tale of CHAPATTI by Christian O'Reilly.

Photo Flash: First Look at Performance Network's WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF?
by BWW News Desk - Oct 7, 2015

WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF? by Edward Albee runs now through November 1, 2015 at Performance Network Theatre, directed by Suzi Regan. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

Williamston Theatre Announces 2014-2015 Season
by Courtnie Mele - Jul 13, 2014

The Williamston Theater, mid-Michigan's award winning professional theatre company located at 122 S. Putnam in downtown Williamston, celebrates its 9th Season with a mix of comedies, dramas, murders, World Premiers and Michigan Premiers. The 2014-2015 Season will include: The Gravedigger: A Frankenstein Story by Joseph Zettelmaier, Miracle on South Division Street by Tom Dudzik, The Best Brothers by Daniel MacIvor, Sirens by Deborah Zoe Laufer, Outside Mullingar by John Patrick Shanley and The Art of Murder by Joe DiPietro.

Performance Network Theatre Presents RICHARD III, Now thru 6/1
by BWW News Desk - Apr 24, 2014

From today, April 24 through June 1, one of William Shakespeare's most famous histories 'Richard III' gets an innovative PNT treatment in this boldly re-imagined tale of power, treachery, seduction, and fate.

Performance Network Theatre to Present RICHARD III, 4/24-6/1
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

From April 24 through June 1, one of William Shakespeare's most famous histories 'Richard III' gets an innovative PNT treatment in this boldly re-imagined tale of power, treachery, seduction, and fate.

VENUS IN FUR, OTHER DESERT CITIES & More Set for Performance Network's 2013-14 Season
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 12, 2013

Performance Network is proud to announce its 2013 -2014 season with epic plays and a musical revue extravaganza for its 32nd season in their intimate theatre located in Downtown Ann Arbor. The very first play of the season, 'An Iliad' adapted by Denis O'Hare and Lisa Peterson, begins on September 26th, 2013 as a one-man contemporary retelling of the famous poem, followed by 'Jerry's Girls' with music and lyrics by Jerry Herman and concept by Larry Alford, Wayne Cilento, and Jerry Herman, the World Premiere of 'County Line' by Ann Arbor playwright David Wells, the sexy 'Venus in Fur' by David Ives, a reimagined 'Richard III' by William Shakespeare, Pulitzer Prize Finalist 'Other Desert Cities' by Jon Robin Baitz, and the World Premiere of 'The Renaissance Man' by Joseph Zettelmaier closing on September 7, 2014. The epically intimate season features works by famous and premiering playwrights that are cherished by New York and local critics while bringing diverse plays to the stage. Subscription packages and single ticket sales are available by visitingperformancenetwork.org or by calling 734-663-0681.

Williamston Theatre to Present THE WOMAN IN BLACK, 10/3-11/3
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 10, 2013

Mid-Michigan's award winning professional theatre company, Williamston Theatre, located at 122 S. Putnam Street in downtown Williamston, starts the 2013-2014 with The Woman in Black by Stephen Mallatratt based on the novel by Susan Hill. Performances begin Thursday, October 3 and run through Sunday, November 3. Tickets for this spine tingling tale are now on sale.

Performance Network Theatre Announces 2012 - 2013 Season
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2013

Though Ann Arbor's professional theatre is still in the thick of its record-breaking 30th anniversary season, Performance Network has lined up seven exceptional plays and musicals for its 31st, to begin in the fall.

Performance Network Invites Audiences to BACKSTAGE ART SHOW, Today
by BWW News Desk - Sep 7, 2013

Performance Network Theatre and Ugly Mug Cafe & Roastery have announced the first Backstage Art Show in which audiences are escorted backstage after the 85 minute performance of 'My Name is Asher Lev' to engage with works by local visual artists Mike Aul, Dora Diaspora, Alex Mandrila, and Dan Muholland now through September 8.

Performance Network Extends MY NAME IS ASHER LEV Through 9/15
by Tyler Peterson - Sep 3, 2013

Performance Network has announced the extension of their summer smash-hit co-production with Jewish Ensemble Theatre (JET), "My Name is Asher Lev" adapted by Aaron Posner from the novel by Chaim Potok, directed by David Magidson (Artistic Director of JET), starring Naz Edwards, Mitchell Koory, and John Seibert. Extension performances will take place on Saturday, September 14 at 8pm and Sunday, September 15 at 2pm at Performance Network Theatre in Downtown Ann Arbor. For tickets and information, visit performancenetwork.org.

Performance Network Invites Audiences to BACKSTAGE ART SHOW, 9/8
by Arielle Ozery - Aug 29, 2013

Performance Network Theatre and Ugly Mug Cafe & Roastery have announced the first Backstage Art Show in which audiences are escorted backstage after the 85 minute performance of 'My Name is Asher Lev' to engage with works by local visual artists Mike Aul, Dora Diaspora, Alex Mandrila, and Dan Muholland now through September 8.

2013 Wilde Awards Winners Announced
by Tyler Peterson - Aug 23, 2013

It truly was 'One Wilde Night,' as approximately 250 professional thespians and their guests attended The 2013 Wilde Awards Aug. 19 at The Berman Center for the Performing Arts in West Bloomfield. Through coincidences and through recurring reference in thoughtful, cogent and brief acceptance speeches, the event was very much a 'family affair.'

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