Encore Michigan Staff

Theatre NOVA Presents Michigan Premiere of 'The Devil's Music: The Life and Blues of Bessie Smith'

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Theatre NOVA is Ann Arbor's professional theatre with an exclusive focus on new plays and playwrights. Now, coming to its stage is "The Devil's Music: The Life and Blues of Bessie Smith" by Angelo Parra and Miche Braden. The [...]

Ringwald Opens Their Sondheim Spring Season with 'Merrily We Roll Along'

FERNDALE — The Ringwald Theatre's Sondheim Spring begins with a five-week run of "Merrily We Roll Along" on Feb. 16, playing through March 19. "Merrily" — aka the show they were doing in Greta Gerwig's "Lady Bird" — marked the reunion of legendary [...]

Douglas Macmillan Play at The Wharton Feb. 15–18

EAST LANSING — A new production of the play "Lungs" will round out Wharton Center's new Illuminate series this February. "Lungs" will be performed in Wharton Center's Pasant Theatre Thursday, Feb. 15 through 18. On a trip to IKEA, a young couple [...]