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WORLD PREMIERES AT THE FISHER THEATRE

Carol Channing - HELLO DOLLY

Zero Mostel - FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

Richard Rogers - NO STRINGS

Sammy Davis Jr. - GOLDEN BOY

Meredith Wilson - HERE'S LOVE

Mary Martin - JENNIE

Charles Boyer - LORD PENGO

Julie Harris - SKYSCRAPER

David Merrick - OLIVER and PICKWICK

Bert Lahr - FOXY

Joel Grey - GEORGE M

LOVERS AND OTHER STRANGERS

Hume Cronyn - PROMENADE ALL

Shirley Jones & Jack Cassidy - MAGGIE FLYNN

Godfrey Cambridge and Molly Picon - HOW TO BE A JEWISH MOTHER

Henry Fonda - THE TRIAL OF A. LINCOLN

Hal Linden - THE ROTHCHILDS

Gwen Verdon - SWEEY CHARITY

Louise Lasser - HENRY, SWEET HENRY

Lanie Kazan - SEESAW

Melina Mercouri - ILLYA DARLING

Lerner and Loewe - GIGI

Lauren Bacall - APPLAUSE

Carol Channing - LORELEI

Stephanie Mills - THE WIZ

2016-2017 Season

A Gentleman's Guide To Love And Murder

The Book Of Mormon

Fun Home

Beautiful, The Carol King Musical

The Phantom Of The Opera (Detroit Opera House)

Disney's The Lion King (Detroit Opera House)

Hedwig And The Angry Inch

Circus 1903

RENT

Perilous Times

Motwon, the musical

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-Time

 

2015-2016 Season

Dirty Dancing

Jersey Boys

CHICAGO

Cinderella (Detroit Opera House)

Matilda

If/Then

Love Letters

The Sound Of Music

2014-2015 Season

The Book of Mormon

ANNIE

Menopause the musical

Mamma Mia!

Motown the musical

Ghost Brothers of Darkland County

WICKED (Detroit Opera House)

Kinky Boots

ONCE

Million Dollar Quartet

Flashdance the musical

Blue Man Group

The Illusionists

PIPPIN

2013-2014 SEASON

Miss Saigon

Mamma Mia!

50 Shades - The Musical

ELF - The Musical (Detroit Opera House)

War Horse

American Idiot (Detroit Opera House)

The Gershwin's Porgy & Bess (Detroit Opera House)

Dinosaur Zoo

Heartbeat Of Home

Disney's Beauty And The Beast

We Will Rock You

Sister Act - The Musical

West Side Story

The Wizard Of Oz (Detroit Opera House)

2012-2013 SEASON

Billy Elliot

La Cage Aux Folles

Mary Poppins

Jekyll & Hyde

Jersey Boys

Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Detroit Opera House)

Disney's The Lion King (Detroit Opera House)

The Book of Mormon

Memphis

Catch Me If You Can

50 Shades!, the musical

2011-2012 SEASON

Come Fly Away

Tyler Perry's The Have And The Have Nots

Gazillion Bubble Show

A Christmas Story the musical

WICKED (Detroit Opera House)

American Idiot (Detroit Opera House)

Million Dollar Quartet

Love, Loss, And What I Wore (Gem Theatre)

Rock Of Ages

Shrek, the musical

Disney's Beauty And The Beast

Blue Man Group

2010-2011 SEASON

WEST SIDE STORY

ROCK OF AGES

MARY POPPINS (Detroit Opera House)

IN THE HEIGHTS

BURN THE FLOOR

LES MISERABLES; 25TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR

MAMMA MIA

CHICAGO

2009-2010 SEASON

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (Detroit Opera House)

ETHEL MERMAN'S BROADWAY (Gem Theatre)

LEGALLY BLONDE

THE WIZARD OF OZ

AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY

THE NEW MEL BROOKS MUSICAL YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN (Detroit Opera House)

SPRING AWAKENING

CATS

2008-2009 SEASON

AVENUE Q

A BRONX TALE

THE RAT PACK IS BACK (Gem Theatre)

WICKED (Detroit Opera House)

A CHORUS LINE

MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT

RENT (Detroit Opera House)

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF (Detroit Opera House)

SWEENY TODD, THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET

MANDY PATINKIN/PATTI LUPONE

STOMP

ANNIE

GREASE

JERSEY BOYS

2007-2008 SEASON

CAMELOT

SWEET CHARITY

DISNEY'S HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL

THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLING BEE

WORLD'S GREATEST MAGIC SHOW

TWELVE ANGRY MEN

DISNEY'S THE LION KING

ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER'S WHISTLE DOWN THE WIND

MAMMA MIA!

2006-2007 SEASON

THE RAT PACK RETURNS IN THE TRIBUTE TO FRANK, SAMMY. JOEY AND DEAN (Gem Theatre)

MOVIN' OUT

MOSCOW BALLET'S GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER

MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT

CIRQUE DREAMS JUNGLE FANTASY

I CAN'T STOP LOVING YOU: THE MUSIC OF RAY CHARLES

2005-2006 SEASON

ALTAR BOYZ (City Theatre)

PETER PAN

GOLDA’S BALCONY

CATS 25th ANNIVERSARY TOUR (Masonic)

MOSCOW BALLET’S GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER (Masonic)

LITTLE WOMEN

STOMP

CHICAGO

ANNIE (Masonic)

THREE MO' TENORS

LES MISERABLES

WICKED (Masonic)

2004-2005 SEASON

CAMELOT

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT (Masonic)

THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE

THE FULL MONTY

EVITA

THE KING & I

RENT (Masonic)

DISNEY’S ON THE RECORD

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

CIRQUE DREAMS

HAIRSPRAY (Masonic)

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

THE TRIBUTE TO FRANK, SAMMY, DEAN & JOEY (City Theatre)

MAMMA MIA! (Masonic)

2003-2004 SEASON

KISS ME, KATE

TRIPLE ESPRESSO (Gem Theatre)

MAMMA MIA!

THE PRODUCERS (Masonic)

LES MISERABLES

MOVIN’ OUT

ANNIE (Masonic)

THE EXONERATED

GREASE (Masonic)

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR (Masonic)

DISNEY’S THE LION KING (Masonic)

CHICAGO

THE GRADUATE

2002-2003 SEASON

AIDA

STOMP

42nd STREET (Masonic)

MARK TWAIN TONIGHT

THE TALE OF THE ALLERGIST’S WIFE

SPIDERMAN LIVE (Masonic)

SOME LIKE IT HOT

ARTURO BRACHETTI

CATS

PORGY & BESS

RENT (Opera House)

BEAUTY & THE BEAST

BLAST

2001-2002 SEASON

BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS

GUYS AND DOLLS

BLAST (Fox Theatre)

SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER (Masonic)

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

CONTACT

MAMMA MIA!

VAGINA MONOLOGUES (Music Hall)

SOUTH PACIFIC

CINDERELLA (Fox Theatre)

COPENHAGEN

PROOF

THE MUSIC MAN (Fox Theatre)

SWING (Fox Theatre)

2000-2001 SEASON

ANNIE GET YOUR GUN

BLAST (Masonic)

WHEN A WOMAN’S FED UP

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

NUNCRACKERS

RENT (Opera House)

LES MISERABLES

VAGINA MONOLOGUES (Second City)

STOMP

TALLULAH

DISNEY’S BEAUTY & THE BEAST (Masonic)

THE FABRIC OF A MAN

THE CIVIL WAR (Masonic)

RAGTIME

DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA (Masonic)

ANNIE

1999-2000 SEASON

FOOTLOOSE

MARTIN GUERRE

GALLAGHER II

ART

SUGAR DADDY

FOSSE

I CAN DO BAD ALL BY MYSELF

CABARET

GOD DON’T LIKE UGLY

1998-1999 SEASON

JOLSON

EVITA (Masonic)

YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN

DEFENDING THE CAVEMAN

BEAUTY SHOP

STOMP

SUNSET BLVD. (Opera House)

LOVE THE ONE YOU’RE WITH

JEKYLL & HYDE

TITANIC

RED BEANS AND RICE

LILY TOMLIN: THE SEARCH FOR SIGNS OF INTELLIGENT LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE

1997-1998 SEASON

MAN OF LAMANCHA

BRING IN ‘DA NOISE, BRING IN ‘DA FUNK

PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE

LES MISERABLES

PICASSO AT THE LAPIN AGILE

STOMP

DREAMGIRLS (Masonic)

FAKE FRIENDS

RENT

CHICAGO

BIG COMFY COUCH

MR. RIGHT, NOW

1996-1997 SEASON

CAROUSEL (Opera House)

THANK GOD THE BEAT GOES ON

STRONG WOMEN KEEP COMING

STOMP

SMOKEY JOE'S CAFÉ

DAMN YANKEES

THE SEQUEL—IT AIN'T OVER!

SHOW BOAT (Masonic)

MASTER CLASS

MISS SAIGON (Masonic)

1995-1996 SEASON

DIAL M FOR MURDER

ANGELS IN AMERICA

A TUNA CHRISTMAS

JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT (Masonic)

STOMP

BIG (Premiere)

DISNEY'S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

SNEAKY

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

FOREVER TANGO

1994-1995 SEASON

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

MADAME BUTTERFLY (Michigan Opera Theatre)

DAUGHTER OF THE REGIMENT (Michigan Opera Theatre)

PAINT THE WHITE HOUSE BLACK

STOMP

LAUGHTER ON THE 23rd FLOOR

LES MISERABLES

THE HOBBIT

THE SISTERS ROSENSWEIG

GOSPA (Film premiere)

KISS OF THE SPIDER WOMAN

MOMMA I'M SORRY

BERMUDA AVENUE TRIANGLE

WEST SIDE STORY

1993-1994 SEASON

EVITA

NO PLACE TO BE SOMEBODY

BARBER OF SEVILLE (Michigan Opera Theatre)

THE MERRY WIDOW (Michigan Opera Theatre)

LES MISERABLES January 18-February 6 TOMMY (Masonic)

CRAZY FOR YOU

THE SOUND OF MUSIC

EVITA

PERILOUS TIMES

5 GUYS NAMED MOE

PERILOUS TIMES

THE KING AND I

MISS SAIGON (Masonic)

1992-1993 SEASON

BRIGADOON

CAMELOT

SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM (Michigan Opera Theatre)

THE MUSIC MAN (Michigan Opera Theatre)

ANNIE

ANNIE

BREAKING LEGS

PERFECT DUET

BUDDY HOLLY STORY

CATSKILLS ON BROADWAY

THE SECRET GARDEN May 20-23 SELMA

THE WILL ROGERS FOLLIES

1992

BYE BYE BIRDIE

TRU

THE PIANO LESSON April 4 MOTOWN MUSEUM TRIBUTE TO MARVIN GAYE

CITY OF ANGELS

LOST IN YONKERS

OBA-OBA

1991

WJR/DODGE—QUEST FOR EXCELLENCE

HAIR

HEIDI CHRONICLES

LOVE LETTERS

BEAUTY SHOP

M BUTTERFLY

BURT REYNOLDS

MY FAIR LADY

MEET ME IN ST. LOUIS

GRAND HOTEL

ZIEGFELD—A NIGHT AT THE FOLLIES

CANDIDE (Michigan Opera Theatre)

THE MIKADO (Michigan Opera Theatre)

LES MISERABLES

1990

THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN

PETER PAN

OH CALCUTTA

ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATRE

RUMORS

PAUL ROBESON

OBA-OBA

OTHER PEOPLE'S MONEY

OKLAHOMA

PENN AND TELLER

MICHIGAN OPERA THEATRE RIGOLETTO November 2-4 & November 7-9 SHOWBOAT November 16-20 & November 20-25

LES MISERABLES

1989

CAN-CAN

LAURIE ANDERSON

DREAMGIRLS

DON'T GET GOD STARTED

STEEL MAGNOLIAS

OBA-OBA

CATS

A CHORUS LINE

LES MISERABLES

1988

JULIE ANDREWS

JOHNNY MATHIS

BARRY MANILOW

ENGELBERT HUMPERDINCK

WHOOPI GOLDBERG

ME AND MY GIRL

DON'T GET GOD STARTED

CATS

MICHIGAN OPERA THEATRE BALLAD OF A BABY DOE October 3-15 FOLLIES October 18-November 6 PIRATES OF PENZANCE November 8-20

LILY TOMLIN: THE SEARCH FOR SIGNS OF INTELLIGENT LIFE IN THE UNIVERSE

I'M NOT RAPPAPORT (Birmingham Theatre)

1987

CATS

SOUND OF MUSIC

ARSENIC & OLD LACE

MICHIGAN OPERA COMPANY FALSTAFF October 9-17 MAN OF LA MANCHA October 23-November 14 KISMET November 20-29

TANGO ARGENTINO

1986

MY ONE AND ONLY

ON YOUR TOES

INTO THE LIGHT (Premier)

MICHIGAN OPERA COMPANY ORPHEUS IN THE UNDERWORLD October10-18 MADAME BUTTERFLY October 14-November 1 MY FAIR LADY November 14-22

1985

LA CAGE AUX FOLLES

SOPHISTICATED LADIES

NOISES OFF

SING,MAHALIA, SING

MICHIGAN OPERA COMPANY—WEST SIDE STORY

THE TAP DANCE KID

1984

DAVID COPPERFIELD

BEETHOVEN'S TENTH

BRIGHTON BEACH MEMORIES

A SOLDIER'S PLAY

COMEDY JAM

TORCH SONG TRILOGY

DOUG HENNING and HIS WONDERFUL WORLD OF MAGIC

1982

TWIGS

SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS

ANNIE

THE TEMPTATIONS REUNION

THE MAGIC SHOW starring DOUG HENNING

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

DANCIN'

PUMP BOYS AND DINETTES

THE PIRATES OF PENZANCE

SAMMY

YOUR ARMS TOO SHORT TO BOX WITH GOD

CHARLES AZNAVOUR

AMADEUS

BARBARY COAST

1981

ANNIE

DANCIN'

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

BARNUM

LITTLE JOHNNY JONES

A CHORUS LINE

CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD

1980

AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'

THE BEST LITTLE WHOREHOUSE IN TEXAS

CHEATERS

A CHORUS LINE

THEY'RE PLAYING OUR SONG

CHAPTER TWO

1979

A CHORUS LINE

GREASE

ON THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

SUGAR BABIES

DEATHTRAP

BIG BROADCAST OF 1944

OKLAHOMA!

CHAPTER TWO

1978

PIPPIN

SOUTH PACIFIC

CALIFORNIA SUITE

GREASE

THE WIZ

FOR COLORED GIRLS WHO HAVE CONSIDERED SUICIDE WHEN THE RAINBOW IS NOT ENUF

THE MAGIC SHOW

THE MAN OF LAMANCHA

TIMBUKTU!

RICHARD PRYOR with PATTI LABELLE

ANNIE

1977

GREASE

EQUUS

A CHORUS LINE

VANITIES

HELLO DOLLY

SHENANDOAH

CHICAGO

1976

SHERLOCK HOLMES

PINOCCHIO

HAROLD MELVIN and THE BLUE NOTES with THE SYLVERS

SAME TIME, NEXT YEAR

RAISIN

PLAZA SUITE

CARNIVAL do BARSIL

SELMA

ALADDIN

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

THE BELLE OF AMHERST

BUBBLING BROWN SUGAR

1975

IRENE

GOOD EVENING

NOEL COWARD IN TWO KEYS

PINOCCHIO

PRETZELS

MARRIAGE-GO-ROUND

WHAT THE WINE SELLERS BUY

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

ALL OVER TOWN

PRESENT LAUGHTER

THIRD PERSON SINGULAR

1974

THE PRISONER OF SECOND AVENUE

FINISHING TOUCHES

GOOD NEWS

THE RIVER NIGER

A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC

GREASE

THE RIVER NIGER

THE SECRETARY BIRD

LONDON ASSURANCE

THE WIZ

MY FAT FRIEND

1973

SEESAW

GEORGE CARLIN

MELVIN VAN PEEBLES

TWO GENTLEMAN OF VERONA

LORELEI (Premier)

GREASE

GODSPELL

NO, NO, NANETTE

GLADYS KNIGHT and the PIPPS

TURTLENECKS

GIGI

RICHARD KILEY as CERVANTES (Premier)

JOSEPHINE BAKER

THAT CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON

THE SUNSHINE BOYS

1972

PROMISES, PROMISES

MARCEL MARCEAU

PROMENADE ALL

ROD MC KUEN

NO, NO, NANETTE

PURLIE

ROBERTA FLACK and DON HATHAWAY

RED FOX—SANFORD and SON

H.R. PUFNSTUF SHOW

AL GREEN and FREDA PAYNE

MELBA MOORE and MOMS MABLEY

PINOCCHIO

GLADYS KNIGHT—THE PIPPS—THE DELLS

JOSE FELICIANO

TWIGS

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

THE SOUND OF MUSIC

TRICKS

1971

JIM NABORS

JOSE FELICIANO

LIGHT UP THE SKY

MISS REARDON DRINKS A LITTLE

THE EFFECT OF GAMMA RAYS ON THE MAN IN THE MOON MARIGOLDS

SLEUTH

1970

ZORBA

APPLAUSE

HELLO, DOLLY

HADRIAN VII

MAME

JOHNNY MATHIS—BRUCE BELLAND—SOMERVILLE

ROBERT GOULET and CAROL LAWRENCE

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

THE DEBBIE REYNOLDS SHOW

BRAZIL 66

THE ROTHSCHILDS

NOT NOW, DARLING

THE BOY FRIEND

PLAY IT AGAIN SAM

BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE 1970 and 1971

LAST OF THE RED HOT LOVERS

FORTY CARATS

1776

BUDDY HACKETT and ANTHONY NEWLY

THE TRIAL OF ABE LINCOLN

BELAFONTE

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

ALVIN AILEY DANCERS

PINOCCHIO

BILL COSBY and RAY CHARLES

ROBERTA FLACK: FREE SOUNDS OF

1969

YOU KNOW I CAN'T HEAR YOU WHEN THE WATER'S RUNNING

I DO, I DO

ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY

DON'T DRINK THE WATER

YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN

LOVERS

PLAZA SUITE

YOUR OWN THING

SPOFFORD

ROD MCKUEN in CONCERT

LA STRADA (Premier)

MAN of LAMANCHA

THE PRICE

1968

THE IMPOSSIBLE YEARS

GEORGE M with JOEL GREY (World premiere)

THE LITTLE FOXES

A LION IN WINTER

CABARET

MAURICE CHEVALIER

DIANA ROSS and THE SUPREMES

STAR-SPANGLED GIRL

MAN OF LA MANCHA

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK

LOVERS AND OTHER STRANGERS

MAGGIE FLYNN

THIS WAS BURLESQUE

HALLELUJAH, BABY!

THERE'S A GIRL IN MY SOUP

1967

MAN OF LAMANCHA

ILLYA DARLING

HELLO DOLLY

MARAT DE SADE

A DELICATE BALANCE

THE ODD COUPLE

ON A CLEAR DAY YOU CAN SEE FOREVER

THE ROBERT GOULET SHOW

HENRY SWEET HENRY

CACTUS FLOWER

LES BALLETS AFRICAINS

MAME

THE JOHNNY MATHIS SHOW with OUR YOUNG GENERATION

HOW TO BE A JEWISH MOTHER

WAIT A MINIM

1966

THE OWL AND THE PUSSY CAT

THE DEPUTY

POUSSE CAFÉ

FUNNY GIRL

LUV

THE SUBJECT WAS ROSES

MITZI GAYNOR & COMPANY

THE JOHNNY MATHIS SHOW with OUR YOUNG GENERATION

STEVE LAWRENCE & EYDIE GORME with PAT COOPER

THE PIXIE JUDY SHOW

ANNIE GET YOUR GUN

GENERATION

BUDDY HACKETT and EDDIE FISHER

SHOW BOAT October 10-15 METROPOLITAN OPERA COMPANY

AT THE DROP OF ANOTHER HAT

WALKING HAPPY

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

D'OYLY CARTE OPERA COMPANY

HALF A SIXPENCE

1965

DEAR ME THE SKY IS FALLING

110 IN THE SHADE

THE SECOND CITY

D'OYLE CARTE OPERA COMPANY

PLEASURES AND PALACES

BAREFOOT IN THE PARK

ANY WEDNESDAY

HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING

BELAFONTE

PINOCCHIO

SOPHIE TUCKER-TED LEWIS-GEORGE JESSELL

LIBERACE

HENRY MANCINI and ALLAN SHERMAN

PICKWICK

SKYSCRAPER

METROPOLITAN OPERA COMPANY

CAROUSEL

KISMET

SWEET CHARITY

1964

FOXY

WHO'S AFRAID OF VIRGINIA WOOLF

NEVER TOO LATE

LITTLE ME

A MAN FOR ALL SEASONS

BEYOND THE FRINGE

A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM

MITZI GAYNOR SHOW with THE GOOD TIME SINGERS

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

GOLDEN BOY

THE MERRY WIDOW

I HAD A BALL

OLIVER

JOHNNY MATHIS

FIRST EDITION 65

LUTHER

1963

CAMELOT

MAURICE CHEVALIER

SOPHIE

MILK AND HONEY

HOW TO SUCCEED IN BUSINESS WITHOUT REALLY TRYING

MARY, MARY

ROBERT GOULET

HERE'S LOVE

JENNIE

THE SOUND OF MUSIC

HELLO DOLLY (Premiere)

A THOUSAND CLOWNS

1962

NO STRINGS (Premiere)

A TASTE OF HONEY

DO RE MI

PRESCRIPTION: MURDER (the original COLUMBO) (Premier)

BRAVO GIOVANNI (Premier)

IRMA LA DOUCE

AN EVENING WITH HARRY BELAFONTE

MY FAIR LADY

COME BLOW YOUR HORN

THE UNSINKABLE MOLLY BROWN

CARNIVAL

STEP ON A CRACK

A PROGRAM FOR TWO PLAYERS

LORD PENGO

I CAN GET IT FOR YOU WHOLESALE

OLIVER

D'OYLY CARTE OPERA COMPANY

THE SCHOOL FOR SCANDAL

1961

THE GAY LIFE (Premier)

LA PLUME DE MA TANTE

ADVISE AND CONSENT

THE BEST MAN

BYE BYE BIRDIE

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