Downward spiral

. May 29, 2012.

From stage to screen and back, Redbud Productions brings the play Rabbit Hole, on which the Oscar-nominated film was based, to the Riverside Arts Center. Playwright David Lindsay-Abaire showcases some of his most human work in this humorous drama of optimism in the midst of crisis.  A young couple, Becca and Howie, are living ideal, suburban lives. A sudden accident changes everything for the worse, and they must deal with the resulting damage to their marriage.  In 2006, the play received several Tony nominations and the Pulitzer Prize for Drama. Director and Redbud Productions co-founder Tim Grimes trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York, and has directed and performed with many local groups. This production also features Emily Rogers, Dave Barker,
Jenny Pritchett, Loretta Grimes, and Pat Grimes.  Riverside Arts Center, 76 North Huron Street, Ypsilanti, MI. 734-663-7167. $18 for adults, $15 for students and seniors. Thursday, June 2 through Saturday, June 4, 8pm. Saturday, June 4 and Sunday, June 5, 2pm.

Trending

The Hard Road and the Lessons Learned: Shawn Butzin’s Adventures Continue

New single, Indigo Sky, is the first of a series of new music. Shawn Butzin reveres songwriting as a kind of expedition, and fulfillment is the arrival. In this case, the finished song. Fittingly, a recent release was titled Adventures; also, several of the songs on his debut album came to fruition while he was

Michigan and State Theaters to Reopen Friday, October 9

The Michigan and State theaters are reopening this week! This is what you need to know about safety protocols as the theaters are reopening and what’s playing.

Bountiful Harvest: Growing Hope Launches Auction Fundraiser to Benefit their Mission

Local chefs and food personalities are lending their expertise to help Growing Hope raise money to keep residents of Washtenaw County fed. Here’s how to join the auction!

Quarantine Impact: How Three In-Person Businesses are Handling the Pandemic

The COVID pandemic has thrown a wrench into how a lot of local businesses are functioning. We spoke with three local businesses to see how they’re holding up.