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'Detroit' Playwright Talks City's Radical Energy and Dramatic Success

ArtInfo | Posted 09.19.2012 | Detroit

Lisa D’Amour’s “Detroit” is actually set, as the program indicates, in “A ‘first-ring’ suburb of a mid-size American city.” But the Mo...

First Nighter: Lisa d'Amour's Motor City Tragi-Comedy Detroit Needs Bodywork

David Finkle | Posted 09.18.2012 | Arts
David Finkle

D'Amour's intentions might be accepted, and even applauded, if she supported her characters with three-dimensional grounding. But here's where she allows herself to believe that presenting a gloomy prediction of national spoilage is all she needs to do. (Or is she just being lazy?)

Berry Gordy Is Bringing Motown Back

Posted 07.19.2012 | Detroit

Berry Gordy is looking for a star singer. And no, this isn't a flashback to the heyday of Motown Records.     The 81-year-old founder of Detroi...

'Detroit' Goes Off-Broadway

AP | Posted 02.12.2012 | Detroit

NEW YORK — Playwright Lisa D'Amour will have to wait a little longer for her Broadway debut. The off-Broadway company Playwrights Horizons said...