Everything listed under: The Ringwald Theatre

  • 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...".

  • REVIEWS: The Motherfucker with the Hat

    Encore Michigan REVIEW MODO REVIEW Oakland Press REVIEW THE MOTHERFUCKER WITH THE HAT by Stephen Adly Guirgis plays at Ferndale's The Ringwald Theatre from March 28-April 14, 2014. Jamie Warrow directs a cast that includes Travis Reiff, Amy Probst, Sean Rodriguez Sharpe, Vanessa Sawson, and Brian Marable. The production is designed by Alex Carr with Assistant Direction and Costume Design by Bailey Boudreau.

  • PHOTOS: The Motherfucker with the Hat

    Stephen Adly Guirgis' The Motherfucker with the Hat makes its Michigan debut at The Ringwald Theatre playing March 28th through April 14th, 2014. Jamie Warrow directs a cast that includes Travis Reiff, Amy Probst, Sean Rodriguez Sharpe, Vanessa Sawson, and Brian Marable. The production is designed by Alex Carr with Prop Design by Alexander H.

  • 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...

  • REVIEWS: Angels in America Part One

    Detroit Free Press REVIEW Encore Michigan REVIEW BroadwayWorld Detroit REVIEW Oakland Press REVIEW 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 li...

  • 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.

  • EVIL DEAD on WDIV Local 4

    Check out this video from Evil Dead: The Musical's promo on WDIV Local 4 (and get more info and reservations here). video platformvideo managementvideo solutionsvideo player

  • WOLVES photos

    Check out some promotional and rehearsal shots from The Ringwald's production of Steve Yockey's Wolves playing from September 7-30, 2013.  

  • The Ringwald Announces 2013/2014 Season

    The Ringwald’s Lucky 7th Season will explore the power of words. Taking a cue from last season’s artistically (and commercially!) successful “Season of Family”, the 2013/2014 Ringwald season also adheres to a theme: the power of words. Obviously, plays are made of words, but the plays in this season all deal with words specifically; how words can fail us, how they can sustain us, how they can identify us, or how we string them together to create stories that inform our lives for good or bad.

  • PORN videos

      Check out the promotional videos for MAKING PORN below! For tickets to the winter's hottest show, click here!        

  • 2012 GPS (Gay Play Series) Winners

    FANNY PACKS AND HANKY CODES WINS BEST SCRIPT AT THIS YEAR'S GPS (GAY PLAY SERIES) The third annual GPS (Gay Play Series) completed its most successful year last night at Ferndale’s Ringwald Theatre. The Audience Award for Best Script this year went to Fanny Packs and Hanky Codes by San Francisco playwright Kristian O’Hare. Fanny Packs and Hanky Codes was directed by Matthew Turner Shelton and featured Shelton, Patrick O’Connor Cronin, Frannie Shepherd-Bates, and Josh Campos.

  • Denise Manzagol's Preview of GPS

    Check out Denise Manzagol's preview piece of this year's GPS below: Sizzling hot summer fun with Gay Play Series By Denise Manzagol For the third consecutive year, the Ringwald Theatre offers sizzling hot summer fun with its wildly popular Gay Play Series (GPS). The Ringwald, located in Ferndale’s “Times Square", is showcasing 11 new, one act LGBT plays. This year’s festival – attended by hundreds of people last year – continues through June 25.

  • 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!!!

  • Reading of RESTORATION DOGS on Sun, March 18

    Restoration Dogs is a transformative period piece by Mark Finnell containing aspects of parody of the cult film Reservoir Dogs (1992). In this transformative work, eight criminals plot to steal the Crown Jewels of the British throne under the rule of King Charles II . The setting is London 1671.