Wild Swan Theater is dedicated to producing professional theater of the highest artistic quality for  families and to making that theater accessible to everyone including low income, minority and disabled children through low ticket prices and innovative outreach programs.

And The Nominees Are!

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The Wilde Awards (the Tony Awards of Michigan) honor the best performances and productions of Michigan’s 2015-16 professional theater season. Nominations are based on reviews by EncoreMichigan.com’s team of professional critics.  We are thrilled to announce that we have received four 2016 Wilde Award nominations:

Best Theater for Young Audiences

Rosie the Riveter, Hilary Cohen, Director

Charlotte’s Web, Lauren Mounsey, Director

Best Performance – Theater for Young Audiences

Sarah Briggs, Rosie the Riveter

Sandy Ryder, Charlotte’s Web

The 2016 Wilde Awards ceremony will be held Monday, August 29 at The Berman in West Bloomfield.

Wild Swan Theater is one of the most admired professional theaters for families in the nation, garnering praise for its ingenious artistry, its innovative audience accessibility program, and its projects for participants with disabilities.

 Premiering productions in its home base of Ann Arbor and touring them throughout Michigan and the Midwest, Wild Swan Theater has enchanted hundreds of thousands of play-goers of all ages in theaters, schools, libraries, and museums of all sizes. In addition to its many performances each year, Wild Swan Theater offers a wide variety of workshops for both teachers and students, youth drama camps, and after-school programs.