This week, Deb and Joe discuss whether theater seasons should be selected for actors or audience members and talk to the director of St. Dustan’s Theater production of Clybourne Park, Alan Ellias.
This week, Deb and Joe discuss the Scottish play and talk to the director of Farmington Players’ production of And Then There Were None, Laurie Smalis.
This week, Deb and Joe discuss Stage Kisses with the director of Peter and the Star Catcher, Kevin Fitzhenry, at Grosse Pointe Theater
This week, Deb and Joe wish everyone a Happy 2018 and welcome John Luther, director of Stagecrafter’s production of Into the Woods.
Boeing, Boeing – January 19-February 3. Fri/Sat 8:00, Sun 2:00
Auditions – Dial M for Murder – Sunday, January 21 5:30 and Monday, January 21 starting at 6:30. Cuts and info available on their website.
Ain’t Misbehavin’ – January 19-Feb 4, Fri/Sat 8:00, Sun 2:00
Escanaba in Love – already running through January 27. Thurs 7:30, Fri/Sat 8:00 and Sun 2:00
Auditions – Into the Woods – Sunday, January 21 1:00 PM. Info and cuts available on their website
Peter and the Star Catcher – Opens Sunday, Jan 21 and then runs 25-28 and Feb 1-3. Thurs/Fri/Sat 8:00, Sun 2:00 at Pierce Auditorium in Grosse Pointe Park
GPT is also holding tap workshops for their upcoming production of 42nd Street on Saturdays – January 20, February 17, March 10 and March 17 at 315 Fisher Road starting at 2:00 each date.
Neil Simon’s Fools – already running through January 28 – Fri/Sat 8:00, Sun 2:00.
Into the Woods – January 19-Feb 11 Thurs/Fri/Sat 8:00, Sun 2:00 on the Main Stage
This week, Deb and Joe share their theatre audience horror stories and invite their listeners to share their stories for future episodes.
A Christmas Story – two chances left to catch it – Dec 8 & 9. Performances at 8:00 PM – plus a special matinee performance on Saturday, 12/9 at 2:00
Moving from Plymouth to a Civic Center Plaza in Livonia. They are looking for some help with their move and renovation – if you have building skills or otherwise wish to lend a hand, check their website for details.
Seussical Junior – Dec 7-10 – performances Thurs/Fri 7:00, Sat 2:00 and 7:00 and Sun at 2:00
Sing in the Season “Snowed In” – fundraiser – Dec 17 at 2:00 PM
Annie – already running – performing through Dec 17. Fri/Sat 7:30 and Sun 3:00
Greetings – When Andy brings his Jewish atheist fiancé to meet his traditional Catholic family on Christmas Eve, it’s a recipe for disaster. But when Andy’s intellectually disabled younger brother Mickey unexpectedly spouts the word “Greetings!” the entire family’s belief system is turned upside down. Author Tom Dudzick also penned our successful production of Miracle on South Division Street.
Already running – performing through Dec 17. Fri/Sat 8:00 and Sun 2:00
1940’s Radio Hour – opens today Dec 3 and runs 7-10 and 14-16. Evening performances at 8:00 and Sunday matinees at 2:00. Performing at University Liggett School Auditorium.
Junior Actors of Ridgedale – The Story of the Velveteen Rabbit – Dec 9 & 10 Performances at 10:00 AM and 1:30 PM on Saturday and 1:00 and 3:30 PM on Sunday.
Elf Junior! – runs Dec 8 – 17 – Thurs/Fri 8:00 PM, Sat at 2:00 PM and 8:00 PM and Sun at 2:00 PM
Auditions for Bug a Thriller – Sunday and Monday, Dec 10 and 11 – registration at 6:00, start at 6:30
Best Christmas Pageant Ever – current running through Dec 17 – performances at 7:30 PM
Ultimate Christmas Show (abridged) – Dec 8-17, Fri/Sat 8:00, Sun 2:00
Fisk for Footlights
Sunday, November 5, 2017 – 6:00 pm
Join Jef Fisk for an evening of amusing music & thoughtful FUN
16844 Kercheval Avenue
Grosse Pointe, MI
All proceeds benefit GPT
Auditions for How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying
November 4-5, 1-4:00 PM
At 315 Fisher Road
On Golden Pond
November 3-19 – Fri/Sat 8:00 and Sundays at 2:00
Children’s show —-
Cinderella and the Cookie Caper
Fridays at 7:30, Sat/Sun shows at 1:00 and 3:00 PM
A Raisin in the Sun
November 3-18, Thurs/Fri/Sat 8:00, Sun 2:00
This week, Deb and Joe, in the spirit of Halloween, invites you to send them your audio clip (.wav or .mp3) telling us about a ghost story from your theater. They also interview Dale Feldpausch, director of Birmingham Village Players‘ production of Leading Ladies.
Audition – Other Desert Cities – Grosse Pointe Theatre
The Graduate – Richmond Community Theater
It Came from Mars – Rosedale Community Players
Sister Act – Downriver Actors Guild
This week, Deb and Joe bid community theater’s nicest guy adieu in a tribute to his contribution to the arts in Metro Detroit. Those wishing to pay respects to Bill’s family may contact the Edward Swanson & Son Funeral Home.
Rehearsal for Murder – Barefoot Productions
Audition: Almost Maine – Barefoot Productions
Here on the Flight Path – Clarkston Village Players
Sister Act – Downriver Actors Guild
The Laramie Project – The Lakeland Players
Falsettos – St. Dunstan’s Theatre
Detroit ’67 – Stagecrafters
This week, Deb and Joe interview Chris Polhill, Director of Becky’s New Car at Ridgedale Players and Nancy Cooper, Director of Calendar Girls at Farmington Players.
Ridgedale Players – Becky’s New Car
Farmington Players – Calendar Girls
Grosse Pointe Theater – The Pirates of Penzance
Players Guild of Dearborn – Come Blow Your Horn
Southgate Community Players – Annie Jr.
This week, Deb and Joe kick off the second season of Front Row Podcast by interviewing Danielle Caralis, the lead of Birmingham Village Players’ production of Anything Goes.
Auditions for St. Dustan’s The Ultimate Christmas Show (directed by host Deb).
Avon Players – Ship of Dreams: Titanic – The Musical
Stagecrafters – Sister Act
Downriver Actor’s Guild: Princess Dianna – The Musical