Welcome to Plowshares Theater Company, an urban theater with a distinctly Detroit style. By offering you a season of modern classics and contemporary plays, as well world and regional premieres we tell universal stories within the prism of the African-American life. Over this season and the next, we are going to be present you with those things you’ve come to expect from us: Great plays showcasing great performers and presented with great passion!
Plowshares Theatre Company seeks to set a national standard for ambitious programming, engaging with our audience and serving as a leader within our community for the collective development of all. Our vision begins with the artist and ends with the audience. Our...read more
Affirm: Like the storytelling griots of West Africa, we use the magic of the spoken word and the lyrical phrase of a song to navigate the human condition. We share lessons learned by our ancestors and pass them on to the next generation. We encourage our audience to...read more