“Liberty Valance” Strikes Fear at Tipping Point

By Daniel Skora Westerns, you would probably imagine, are not one of the genres that can be easily translated onto the stage. They became popular in the movies because they creating an Old West that was defined by easily recognizable stock characters and images that were visually striking and exciting. One such image that made … More “Liberty Valance” Strikes Fear at Tipping Point

“Dinner” Served Up in a Bowl of Laughs at Tipping Point

By Daniel Skora Ten years ago, when the Tipping Point Theatre first opened its doors to theatergoers in Northville and Southeastern Michigan, they knew it was important to start with a production that would not only have broad appeal but would showcase the attention to detail that patrons would expect from future shows. For their … More “Dinner” Served Up in a Bowl of Laughs at Tipping Point

Second Acts Improve Both “American Wee-Pie” and Zed

By Daniel Skora Edibles are not usually something a theatre has to worry about providing for a play since audiences are willing to accept “pretend food” as a reasonable alternative. But sometimes the presence of the real thing is an absolute necessity in order to make a point or to satisfy the requirements of a … More Second Acts Improve Both “American Wee-Pie” and Zed

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

A Clean, Well-Lighted Place at the Tipping Point

Tipping Point Theatre is presenting the romantic comedy “Stella & Lou”, a story of two mature people who appear destined to live out their golden years alone. Lou (Will David Young) is a barkeep, the owner of the neighborhood watering hole that bears his name. Tending bar and managing its finances have been his whole … More A Clean, Well-Lighted Place at the Tipping Point

Florence and Olive Make for an Odd Couple at Tipping Point

By Daniel Skora So popular was Neil Simon’s comedy “The Odd Couple”, that he just couldn’t resist the temptation to adapt the play for the ladies. “The Odd Couple (Female Version)” is currently being performed at the Tipping Point Theatre in a production that proves that this play is anything but a little sister to … More Florence and Olive Make for an Odd Couple at Tipping Point