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Mamma Mia at River Raisin Centre

The wildly popular musical based around the hits of ABBA, Mamma Mia! visits the River Raisin Centre for the Arts for a three-show run beginning November 8. Set on a beautiful island in Greece, the show tells the story of… oh, come on, it’s Mamma Mia!, you know the story by now! 7:30pm, November 8

Revealing untold stories

Playwright Lauren Gunderson spotlights women whose roles in shaping history have been minimized or dismissed, and she does it again in the comedic fantasy, The Revolutionists. Set in the late 18th century during France’s “Reign of Terror,” the show focuses on four women— a playwright, a spy, an assassin and a queen— who all bring

Black Swamp Players presents “Psych”

Just your average comedy about murder, slapstick and insanity, Wisconsin playwright Lisa Rowe’s farcical play, Psych, tells the story of a renowned psychiatrist who has been framed for murder, and whose life begins to unravel as he tries to seek help from a fellow shrink. Full of dark humor and cracking dialogue, Rowe’s show is

Holy Toledo Tavern Introduces Comedy Series

A night of laughs comes to the Holy Toledo! Tavern with an installment of the Holy Toledo Comedy Series on November 16. Emceed by Toledo’s own Jon Ruggiero, the event will see sets performed by two outrageously funny performers: Featured performer Sophie Hughes out of Boise, Idaho, and the headline act, veteran Toledo comedian Keith

Ears to Sherlock at the Toledo Rep

An off-kilter take on the classic detective, presented by the Toledo Rep, beginning October 25, with the production of Michigan playwright David MacGregor’s satirical Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Elusive Ear. Featuring appearances by famous figures such as Vincent Van Gogh and Oscar Wilde, MacGregor’s play offers an entertaining send-up of classic Holmes