Everything listed under: Detroit Theatre

  • STUPID FUCKING BIRD promo graphics

    Aaron Posner’s Stupid Fucking Bird, a “sort of” adaptation of Anton Chekhov’s The Seagull, makes its Michigan premiere beginning November 14 at Ferndale’s The Ringwald Theatre. After previous productions played in Washington, D.C., Chicago, and Los Angeles to great acclaim, The Ringwald is honored to bring the play to Detroit.   Just as Chekhov’s play told the story of a decidedly theatrical family, Aaron Posner’s Stupid Fucking Bird updates the action to the 21st century America. As t...

  • ANGELS in AMERICA parts ONE and TWO coming to The Ringwald

    After a highly successful run of Tony Kushner's Angels in America Part One: Millennium Approaches, The Ringwald Theatre will open its 8th Season with both parts of this epic play, Millennium Approaches and Perestroika in repertory. Opening in February, 2014, the original production of Millennium Approaches was met with rapturous reviews. EncoreMichigan.com calls this production, "...stunning...beautiful and intense...".

  • 2014 Gay Play Series (GPS) Call for Submissions

      The Ringwald Theatre is sounding a call for new, original one-act plays to be performed at their 5th annual Gay Play Series (GPS). The Detroit-area’s only GLBT short play festival is striving to provide early-career writers the opportunity to see their work produced, giving them what is oft-needed exposure. The plays submitted should have a performance time of 30 minutes or less and deal directly with issues or characters that are identified as gay/lesbian/transgender, or contain a gay se...

  • PHOTOS: ANGELS IN AMERICA part one

    ANGELS IN AMERICA part one: MILLENNIUM APPROACHES by Tony Kushner arrives at Ferndale's The Ringwald Theatre from February 21-March 10, 2013. Joe Bailey directs a cast that includes Bailey Boudreau, Brenton Herwat, Chris Jakob, Meredith Deighton, Travis Reiff, Matthew Turner Shelton, Cara Trautman, and Jamie Warrow. The production will feature a set design by Alexander Henderson Trice, sound and light design by Dan Morrison, costume design by Bailey Boudreau.

  • General Auditions June 12-14, 2012

    Eleven of the Detroit area’s most popular and critically-acclaimed theatre companies will be holding joint general auditions for the 2012-2013 theatre season June 12, 13 and 14, at the Two Muses Theatre inside the West Bloomfield Barnes and Noble (6800 Orchard Lake Rd, West Bloomfield, MI 48322, south of Maple Rd.). Auditions will be held from 5:30-10:00 p.m. each evening.

  • AUDITIONS for 2012 GPS (Gay Play Series) on Sun, May 13, 6-9pm

    2012 GPS (Gay Play Series) Auditions are on Sunday, May 13 6-9pm at The Ringwald Theatre 22742 Woodward Ferndale, MI 48220 Auditions will consist of cold readings from selected scripts. No sign-up time is necessary. Please arrive between 6pm and 8:45pm.  Please bring headshot and resume.

  • The Ringwald named Best Place to See Local Theatre by the readers of Metro Detroit!

    The Ringwald Theatre has received Metro Times reader's award for Best Place to See Local Theatre for the 3rd Consecutive Year!!! Thank you to everyone who voted for us! We freaking love being here and couldn't do it without you!!!

  • The Ringwald named Best Place to See Local Theatre by the readers of Metro Detroit!

    The Ringwald Theatre has received Metro Times reader's award for Best Place to See Local Theatre for the 3rd Consecutive Year!!! Thank you to everyone who voted for us! We freaking love being here and couldn't do it without you!!!