Now playing at Detroit Public Theatre


Birthday Candles

by Noah Haidle
Previews May 10 and 11
Opening night May 12
Running through June 3, 2018

Birthday Candles will take audiences on a magical journey with Ernestine Ashworth, from birthday to birthday, baking a life. This world premiere by internationally acclaimed playwright Noah Haidle was commissioned by Detroit Public Theatre.

Each performance runs 90 minutes.

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