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Plowshares Theatre promotes faith, community with ‘Gem of the Ocean’

Plowshares Theatre Company says its newest production, “Gem of the Ocean,” continues its ongoing celebration of Black women. “‘Gem’ highlights the power of a woman’s faith,” says Scott Norman, managing director for Plowshares. “It is also a play about grooming our next generation to be responsible men and women, the responsibility of sacrifice in one’s life and the lasting legacy that slavery has on the Bla ...

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MGM challenges employees to ‘Inspire Our World’

For Las Vegas’ MGM Resorts International, a Vegas-sized production was the best way to unite 62, 000 employees under its corporate culture. “Inspiring Our World: A Musical Journey” uniquely expresses the company’s views on diversity, philanthropy and sustainability. The original production hit the stage in December 2012 for its Las Vegas properties; this past week’s Detroit performance was the first stop on ...

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Tom Barrow: Napoleon should resign

Tom Barrow, president of Citizens for Detroit’s Future, called on Wayne County Sheriff Benny Napoleon March 26 to immediately resign his office now that he has formally declared his candidacy for the mayor of Detroit, according to a press statement. “The recently announced Detroit One Crime Abatement Strategy — in coordination with the Detroit Police, the FBI, ATF and State Police — demands that Sheriff Nap ...

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Week One of the occupation: Life, liberty and happiness

As Emergency Financial Manager (EFM) Kevyn Orr assumes civil powers in Detroit, local corporate media has launched a campaign to tell us all how glad we should be that such a fine person now has charge of everything. They have shared a “glimpse” of his personal life, detailed facts about his career and generously overlooked embarrassing tax questions or potential conflicts of interest. They have assured us ...

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