Get your tickets for the final production of
Detroit Public Theatre's 2017-18 season.


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 as she travels from her 17th birthday through her 101st. This world premiere by internationally acclaimed playwright Noah Haidle was commissioned by Detroit Public Theatre.


Individual Tickets

Wednesdays, Thursdays, + Fridays: $35
Sunday Matinees: $40
Saturday Nights: $45

Under 30 (Juniors): $20
Over 60 (Seniors): $30
Groups (10 or more): $25


For tickets, call the DSO box office: 313-576-5111.
For group tickets, call DPT: 313-974-7918.


World renowned playwrights Noah Haidle (left) and Dominique Morisseau (center) joined playwright Colman Domingo at the Detroit premiere of his play  Dot  last season at Detroit Public Theatre. Haidle and Morisseau will have their work presented in the theatre's 2017-18 season. Photo credit: Chuk Nowak.   


We are grateful for the support of our show sponsors and season sponsors.


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