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(L to R) James Jackson Jr., Jason Veasey, John-Michael Lyles, Jaquel Spivey, L. Morgan Lee, and John-Andrew Morrison in a pre-Broadway production of A Strange Loop, in Washington, D.C.

Detroiters Are Making their Mark on Broadway

These playwrights are bringing their talents to Broadway, and they're elevating the homegrown theater scene along the way
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Broadway in Detroit to Celebrate 60 Years with 7-Show Subscription Season

Catch 'Ain't Too Proud,' 'Mean Girls,' and more in Detroit during the 2022-23 season

Michigan Opera Theatre’s First Show of 2022 is ‘Frida’

See the show at Music Hall next month
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U-M Graduate Stars in ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas Live Onstage’

We chat with actor Aaron Robinson, who plays Charlie Brown, ahead of the production's stop at the Fox Theatre
MOT Bliss

MOT to Present 12-Hour ‘Bliss’ Performance at the Michigan Building

Cast and orchestra members will perform the same three minutes from 'The Marriage of Figaro' without pause

Live Theater Returns! Here Are This Season’s Must-See Shows

Our critic weighs in on what to add to your calendar
A New Brain

Theatre Nova and The Ringwald Theatre to Release Musical Comedy Film

The Ann Arbor and Ferndale performance groups have collaborated to release “A New Brain” on Broadway on Demand
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Theatre Nova’s Latest Zoom Play is a Comedic Exploration of Genre

Stream “4 Genres” at home this month

Broadway is Coming Back to Detroit

Broadway in Detroit’s new season will include ‘Aint Too Proud — The Life and Times of The Temptations’ and ‘Pretty Woman: The Musical’
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Performer Sydney James Harcourt on Bringing ‘Hamilton’ to the Masses

An original cast member, the Detroit native appeared in more than 700 Hamilton performances. Now, the Broadway hit is on Disney +.
The Neighbourhood

The Neighbourhood Packs Surprises for Their Show at The Fillmore

The band’s bassist talks with "Hour Detroit" prior to the performance

A Wayne State University Theater Ensemble Performs Original Play in Scotland

Billicia Hines, artistic director of the school's Black Theatre and Dance Collective, reflects on the Freedom Player's trip to Edinburgh Fringe Festival

An Award-Winning Playwright From Alabama Brings His Latest Production to The Detroit Repertory Theatre

The world premiere of Joe Musso’s ’Aubrey’ is on March 28
Cirque du Soleil

12 Hours with Cirque du Soleil Aerial Artist Julie Dionne

Cirque du Soleil’s Corteo is taking residency at Little Caesars Arena this week between Jan. 10-13, offering showgoers an unforgettable spectacle of coordinated trampoline acts, juggling performances, and ascending aerial routines.

Detroit’s Jewel of Broadway

Dead at 87, Grosse Pointe Park native Julie Harris spent her career as one of the most revered stage actresses of her time.

Culinary Acrobatics From Cirque du Soleil’s Chef Andrew Garrison

While the Cirque du Soleil cast performs gasp-inducing shows, Chef Andrew Garrison is busy behind the scenes feeding the acrobats and crew.