This first-ever cinema broadcast from the stage of the RSC features David Tennant in the title role of Richard II
A Very Awesome Yo Gabba Gabba! LIVE! Holiday Show will feature everyone’s favorite cast of colorful characters, dance numbers that will make you “razzle dazzle” and special effects that will transform the stage into a glistening holiday wonderland.
Join Michigan Theater for the Christmas musical "One Sleepy Night". There will be over 13 original songs and some 30 people in the cast who will sing, dance, and act out "One Sleepy Night."
Featuring the Russian Ballet.
Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Performance Network Theatre with a special performance of “Jerry’s Girls” at 9pm followed by complimentary hors d’oeuvres and a champagne toast at midnight! Fabulous, flamboyant and fun for the whole family, JERRY'S GIRLS is the larger than life musical revue of Jerry Herman.
Genii, princesses and wizards abound in the marvelous tales of Scheherazade, the storyteller heroine of Aladdin and Other Enchanting Tales. Aladdin discovers a genie’s lamp in a hidden cave; Sinbad sails to distant lands; Ali Baba and his brave servant girl outwit the robbers. Set to the exquisite music of Rimsky-Korsakov, six actors play 45 characters in costumes and masks, with puppets, illusion and pantomime. Recommended for ages 5 and up.
Avner Eisenberg is a master of the art of physical comedy, an internationally-known American vaudeville performer, clown, mime, juggler and sleight-of-hand magician. Avner weaves a spell of poetic simplicity in a show of hilarious predicaments.
This weird and wonderful family comes to devilishly delightful life in a magnificently macabre new musical comedy. From the creators of Jersey Boys, The Addams Family features an original story thats every fathers nightmare. Your little girl has suddenly become a young woman, and whats worse, has fallen deliriously in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family. This shocking development will turn the Addams house downside up. Come meet the family!
This Pulitzer Prize and Tony-winning rock musical explores the lives of a suburban family as it copes with crisis and mental illness.
Join three-time Grammy Award-winning Ladysmith Black Mambazo for a dynamic performance of South African dance and a cappella harmony. The group originally joined Paul Simon on the groundbreaking album Graceland , introducing world music to mainstream audiences. Since then they have performed with Stevie
Wonder, Dolly Parton, Josh Groban, Emmylou Harris and many more. Sending spirits soaring with intricate rhythms and harmonies in a musical and spiritual alchemy that touches a worldwide audience, the group will feature favorites as well as selections from their Grammy-nominated release, Songs From a Zulu Farm.
Young Nuna, realizing she has inherited the ability to hear the spirits of rushing rivers and soaring mountains, travels with a boatman who brings her to where a
glacier is melting and the spirit of a great mountain weeps. Does Nuna have the power to answer the mountain’s cry? Discover the transformative power of nature
and the importance of courage.
You wont believe the artistry, athleticism and pure energy that radiates across the stage when DanceBrazil sambas onto the scene. For over 30 years, DanceBrazil has never failed to enthrall audiences with the companys unique fusion of Afro-Brazilian movement, contemporary dance and Capoeira, the traditional dance/martial arts form that turns dance into an athletic work of art!
Based on one audience suggestion (a title for a play that has yet to be written) The Improvised Shakespeare Company creates a fully improvised Shakespearean masterpiece right before your eyes. Each of the players has brushed up on his “thees” and “thous” to bring you an evening of off-the-cuff comedy using the language and themes of William Shakespeare. Nothing is planned out, rehearsed, or written. All of the dialogue is said for the first time, the characters are created as you watch, and if ever you’re wondering where the story is going...so are they! Recommended for adult audiences.
The Improvised Shakespeare Company creates a fully improvised Shakespearean masterpiece right before your eyes. Each of the players has brushed up on his thees and thous to bring you an evening of off-the-cuff comedy using the language and themes of William Shakespeare. Nothing is planned out, rehearsed, or written. Don't miss it!
The Improvised Shakespeare Company creates a fully improvised Shakespearean masterpiece right before your eyes. Each of the players has brushed up on his thees and thous to bring you an evening of off-the-cuff comedy using the language and themes of William Shakespeare. Nothing is planned out, rehearsed, or written. Don't miss out!
A tiny snail longs to see the world, so she hitches a lift on the tail of a huge humpback whale. Together they go on an incredible journey. The little snail is amazed by it all, but starts feeling very small in the vastness of the world. One day disaster strikes— can the tiny snail save the day?
This exciting new musical revue is based on favorite contemporary childrens books. It is approximately one hour in length and recommended for grades K-4. The show includes: Teacher from the Black Lagoon, Dogzilla, Grumpy Bird, I Want My Hat Back, Lily's Purple Plastic Purse, Love Splat, Splat the Cat, and The Grasshopper and the Ant.
TAO fuses the explosive power of Taiko drumming with fiery athleticism and innovative choreography. The performers move with extraordinary precision and skillfully play a variety of instruments, from the Japanese string instrument, koto, to flute and an array of drums in all shapes and sizes. Celebrate this traditional Japanese art form as each performer brings their own flair to the group by drawing on their diverse backgrounds. From the first beat, you’ll be captivated
Mid-Michigan’s award winning professional theatre company, Williamston Theatre, 122 S. Putnam Street in downtown Williamston, celebrates the importance of family this holiday season with Over the River and Through the Woods by Joe DiPietro.
A dark comedy called which has been best described as a mash-up of 1984, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest and Cocoon. The play takes place in a conceivable future Anytown, U.S.A, after Medicare has gone bankrupt and been replaced by the Senior Provisions Act. The S.P.A. provides very little for needy seniors without families to house them. You’d think it sounds thoroughly depressing, but indigent geezers and blue-haired birds apparently can laugh in the face of dire circumstance.
Snow Girls, a Christmas parody of Showgirls, it follows one brave, ambitious woman on her quest for fame, fortune, and an igloo to call her own. Watch as our heroine, Nomey, braves ice floes, polar bears, and Elvis impersonators to reach the shiny, shimmery, oh-so-wintry North Pole.
Multi-use performance space featuring quality experimental and locally produced theater.
"There's always something happening at Baker's. See live bands play every night, Monday through Saturday. Monday is family night, and Tuesday is the largest cruise night in the Midwest, with over 1,000 classic cars participating each week. Come back on Wednesday for Baker's famous all-you-can-eat crab legs. Thursday is ladies' night, and on Sunday, check out the delicious brunch buffet. Come as you are and enjoy great music while you eat, or have a quiet night out and enjoy dinner in the separate dining room. Planning an event? Call 248-685-3300 for information about one of our banquet rooms, for groups of 50 to 500. Get out of the house and check out what's happening at Baker's tonight!"
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Erin Zindle ("EBird") and her friends present a unique holiday show! Erin, just back from maternity leave and more energetic than ever, is the fiery frontwoman of The Ragbirds, Michigan's conveyor of positive, richly rhythmic music that's open to the whole world.
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Redford Theatre at Christmas as Dave Calendine performs at the Barton pipe organ. Bring your camera to get a picture with Santa
Rescheduled from Nov. 10. West’s recent effort Yeezus has been hailed by critics as the album of the year; The New York Times raved “the album is one long, efficient, inventive kick in the head,” while the Daily News agreed that Yeezus was "punk in attitude, genius in execution.” This is West's first major solo tour in five years. Kendrick Lamar opens.
We've heard the incredible ukulele feats of James Hill at The Ark and at the Ann Arbor Folk Festival. With the release of "Man With a Love Song," James, recognized as one of the world’s foremost ukulele players, stands poised and ready to take his place in the ranks of today's best young songwriters.
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