Dauphin Island Beckons at Detroit Rep

By Daniel Skora Dauphin Island is a resort area located on the Gulf Coast at the southern tip of Alabama. With beautiful beaches and plenty of tourist attractions, the island is a prosperous community where vacationers come to enjoy the subtropical climate and the island’s numerous historical attractions. “Dauphin Island” is also the name of … More Dauphin Island Beckons at Detroit Rep

Everyone “Swimming Upstream” at Detroit Rep

By Daniel Skora The Detroit Repertory Theatre is presenting “Swimming Upstream”, a nice little play which centers on salmon, the fish that everyone loves to eat, even while covering a lot of extra territory in the process. Jen (Audrey Lovy) is a marine biologist working for a company that supplies government agencies with data relating … More Everyone “Swimming Upstream” at Detroit Rep

Silk Bonnet Requires “Capital” at Detroit Rep

By Daniel Skora Take the social, economical and philosophical ramblings of Karl Marx, a misdirected letter from Charles Dickens to his lawyer, and the yearnings of a soon-to-be young woman for a silk bonnet and you have the makings of “Capital”, the enjoyably amusing and often hilarious comedy currently being presented by the Detroit Repertory … More Silk Bonnet Requires “Capital” at Detroit Rep

Family’s “Firepower” Tested at Detroit Rep

By Daniel Skora George Montgomery is a man used to wielding firepower. Not the kind that comes from guns and bullets, but the kind that results from an accomplished use of character and ability. Like those years George spent quarterbacking his high school football team with a throwing arm that knew no equal. Like his … More Family’s “Firepower” Tested at Detroit Rep

it’s All Theatre’s Best of the 2015/16 Season

By Daniel Skora One of the disadvantages of writing for a newspaper is that much of what the reader sees and reads of an author’s work has been determined by someone other than the person who wrote the article. Word count, positioning, availability of space for pictures, deadlines, the title that goes above the review, … More it’s All Theatre’s Best of the 2015/16 Season