Detroit Public Theatre Press

May 25, 2018. WDET 101.9 FM: Michigan Playwright Returns Home With New Detroit Public Theatre Play

May 17, 2018. Detroit Free Press: Detroit Public Theatre's 'Birthday Candles' burns bright

May 16, 2018. Detroit News: Playwright Noah Haidle talks 'Birthday Candles'

May 14, 2018. Michigan Radio: Detroit theater gave acclaimed playwright an unprecedented blank slate to create new work

May 11, 2018. Fox 2 Detroit: New Production Birthday Candles World Premiere at Detroit Public Theatre

May 10, 2018. Noah Haidle Pens World Premiere of BIRTHDAY CANDLES for DETROIT PUBLIC THEATRE

March 26, 2018. American Theatre: Ibsen, Our Contemporary

February 22, 2018. WDET 101.9 FM: Meet the Godmother of Rock N' Roll at New Detroit Public Theatre Play

February 22, 2018. Detroit Free Press: 'Marie and Rosetta' rocks and roars at Detroit Public Theatre

February 18, 2018. WXYZ Detroit: Detroit Public Theatre's third season continues with "Marie and Rosetta"

February 17, 2018. Detroit Public brings story of Sister Rosetta Tharpe to Motown with rock, roll and tenderness

February 15, 2018. Fox 2 Detroit: Detroit Public Theatre presents 'Marie and Rosetta'

February 12, 2018. The DBrief Podcast: Detroit History Tours, Detroit Public Theatre, and Gather

December 31, 2017. Detroit Free Press: Best 2017 moments in local music, theater, art and more

December 1, 2017. Fox 2 Detroit: 'Pike Street' at Detroit Public Theatre now - Dec. 3

November 16, 2017. The Detroit Free Press: Nilaja Sun creates one-woman magic at Detroit Public Theatre

October 25, 2017. The New York Times: Putting Detroit's Finest in Detroit Public Theater

October 22, 2017. Fox 2 Detroit: "Skeleton Crew" at the Detroit Public Theatre

October 5, 2017. WDIV Detroit: Ella Joyce Comes Back To The D

October 4, 2017. Detroit Free Press: Dominique Morisseau's 'Skeleton Crew': Maybe the best play you'll see this year

September 30, 2017. DPT's 'Skeleton Crew' depicts life on the line

September 29, 2017. Michigan Radio: Theatrical ode to Detroit autoworkers makes its Michigan debut

September 25, 2017. Deadline Detroit: 'Skeleton Crew' Play by Detroit's Dominique Morisseau Evokes Auto Workers' Fears

September 15, 2017. American Theatre: 'Detroit '67' Takes a Commemorative Lap Around Its Setting

August 21, 2017. New York Post: The off-screen experience guide to 'Detroit' the movie

June 11, 2017. New York Times: For Flint, an 1882 Play About Bad Water Is ‘Exactly What We’re Living’

June 6, 2017. American Theatre: Staging a Water Crisis: 'An Enemy of the People' in Flint

May 25, 2017. Hometown Life: Six Degrees of Roeper

May 11, 2017. It's All Theatre: Scandal Alters Policital and Parental Courses at DPT

May 9, 2017. C&G Newspapers: Detroit Public Theatre presents new political thriller

May 7, 2017. DPT's 'Iris Malloy' explores Lewinsky-esque issues

February 6, 2017. Detroit Free Press: Detroit actress gets TV break by joining 'Detroiters'

February 4, 2017. 'Holler Sessions' brings hallowed jazz sound and story to DPT

January 11, 2017. Detroit Public Theatre brings The Holler Sessions home

December 20, 2016. Detroit Performs - "Dot" clip

November 30, 2016. Detroit Free Press: Holiday-themed play 'Dot' delivers humor, insight through melancholy

Novemer 23, 2016. Metro Times: 'Dot builds holiday memories in the landscape of mental breakdowns

November 19, 2016. "Dot" explores coping with dementia in a modern world

October 26, 2016. Fox 2 Detroit: Colman Domingo's 'Dot' at Detroit Public Theatre Nov. 16-Dec. 11

October 21, 2016. A2View: Dynamite "Murder Ballad" at Detroit Public Theatre

October 7, 2016. Hometown Life: DPT kills it with 'Murder Ballad'

October 5, 2016. Detroit Free Press: Love triangle drives mystery at heart of 'Murder Ballad'

October 2, 2016. It ain't your mother's (murder) musical at DPT

September 29, 2016. Fox 2 News: Italian pop star to make U.S. debut in Detroit performance.

September 28, 2016. Detroit News: DPT opens new season with a rock musical about murder

September 22, 2016. Detroit News: Shows coming to larger Detroit theater stages

September 19, 2016. Detroit Free Press: Fall theater preview: What's ahead for metro Detroit in 2016-17

September 17, 2016. Detroit Free Press: 10 shows not to miss on metro Detroit stages in 2016-17

September 16, 2016. Detroit Free Press: Knight Foundation funds arts projects exploring '67 riot

September 16, 2016. Knight Foundation: Arts sector enriches dialogue on 50th anniversary of Detroit civil unrest

July 31, 2016. It's All Theatre: Best of the 2015/16 Season

July 6, 2016. Detroit News: An unexpected success: Detroit Public Theatre

June 26, 2016. Hometown Life: Curtain up for season two of Detroit Public Theatre

May 25, 2016. Detroit Free Press: 'Detroit '67' is must-see local theater

May 20, 2016. Detroit News: Detroit toughens up with 'Detroit '67'

May 17, 2016. Detroit '67: A play about a place we know well

May 17, 2016. Pulp: Detroit '67 Thinks Bigger with a Small Setting

May 12, 2016. Deadline Detroit: Home at Last: 'Detroit '67,' Dominique Morisseau's Hit Drama, Is Here for 3 Weeks (part one)

May 11, 2016. Detroit News: ‘Detroit ’67’ rewinds to unrest of Motor City at DPT

May 4, 2016. Detroit Free Press: A look at Dominique Morisseau's Detroit trilogy

May 4, 2016. Detroit Free Press: The D stays near and dear to Dominique Morisseau

May 3, 2016. Fox 2 Detroit: Detroit Public Theatre fundraiser May 5

May 2, 2016. Rolling Out: Blair Underwood joins 'Capturing Detroit' conversation about 1967 riots

April 26, 2016. Broadway World: DETROIT '67 at Center Stage - A Riveting Production

April 21, 2016. The Washington Post: It's the 1960s, baby. Who do you love?

April 18, 2016. Broadway World: Detroit '67 a Lot Like Baltimore '15

April 9, 2016. Chick in the Mitt: Detroit Public Theatre: World Class Plays & Programs Made in Detroit

April 8, 2016. The Washington Post: Taking 'Detroit' to Detroit

March 29, 2016. Hip in Detroit: The Detroit Public Theatre presents Sex With Strangers

March 18, 2016. Fox 2 Detroit: Detroit Public Theatre's 'Sex With Strangers'

March 18, 2016. It's All Theatre: "Sex With Strangers" at Detroit Public Theatre

March 16, 2016. Detroit Free Press: 'Sex With Strangers' is smart and timely

March 13, 2016. "Sex With Strangers" at Detroit Public Theatre thoughtful and titllating

March 8, 2016. Center Stage Announces Cast, Creative Team for Detroit '67

January 27, 2016. Detroit Free Press: Eric Gutman: Working his way back home, babe

January 27, 2016. It's All Theatre: "Oh, What a (Marvelous) Night" at Detroit Public Theatre

January 23, 2016. Eric Gutman: One man's musical journey explored at Detroit Public Theatre

January 22, 2016. Fox 2 News: Detroit Public Theatre's From Broadway to Obscurity

January 21, 2016. Grosse Pointe News: At home in Detroit

December 26, 2015. Detroit Free Press: Greg Crawford's Top 10: From Sutton Foster to Walk the Moon

November 21, 2015. The Cranky Critic: Playing catch-up: I'll never look at my local Subway quite the same again...

November 6, 2015. It's All Theatre: Detroit Public Theatre Opens With "American Hero."

November 5, 2015. DPT's American Hero is a story for gritty Detroiters to embrace

November 4, 2015. Detroit Free Press: Detroit Public Theatre launches with high hopes

November 4, 2015. Detroit Free Press: 3/4 Stars - Detroit Public Theatre makes the most of 'American Hero'

October 29, 2015. Fox 2 Detroit: Detroit Public Theatre premieres with "American Hero"

October 29, 2015. Detroit News: Detroit Public Theatre gets going with 'American Hero'

October 28, 2015. American Theatre magazine: Detroit Public Theatre Gets In on an Urban Arts Renaissance

October 28, 2015. Detroit Free Press: Best of the best: 5 fun things to do Oct. 29-Nov. 4

October 28, 2015. Detroit Free Press: 'Detours' Podcast featuring Detroit Public Theatre

October 27, 2015. Stateside on Michigan Radio: Detroit Public Theatre season begins Friday

September 23, 2015. Detroit Free Press: It's curtains up on a season of theater in metro Detroit

August 25, 2015. The New Detroit Public Theatre to Open This Fall

July 26, 2015. Detroit Free Press: New Detroit Public Theatre finds a home at the Max


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