Tiny Beautiful Things

Oct. 11, 2019 - Nov. 4, 2019

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A Very Golden Girls Christmas

Nov. 22, 2019 - Dec. 16, 2019

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Torch Song

Jan. 10, 2020 - Feb. 3, 2020

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HEAD OVER HEELS now opening on May 13
May 8, 2019

Being the first theatre to produce a show after it's Broadway run is exciting but can come with its share of pitfalls. Some bumps have arisen this week that are beyond our control and we must wait until Monday, May 13, to share this fabulous, amazing show with you all. We apologize for any inconvenience! Visit the show page for more details.

Gay4Detroit is coming June 28-July 1
May 8, 2019

Gay4Detroit is coming to The Ringwald from June 28-July 1! Get all the details HERE

Ringwald's 2019-2020 Season is Announced!
April 23, 2019

As usual, fans of The Ringwald can expect the unexpected! Camp? Yep! Gay? Sure thing! Musicals? Of course! Gay musicals? You betcha! Searing drama? Oh, we got that too.

Here’s the rundown of what to expect:

August 23-September 16, 2019
High School Musical

October 11-November 4, 2019
Tiny Beautiful Things by Nia Vardalos

November 22-December 16, 2019
A Very Golden Girls Christmas an unauthorized parody by Dyan Bailey and Christopher Kamm

January 10-27, 2020
Torch Song by Harvey Fierstein

February 21-March 16, 2020
Dance Nation by Clare Barron

April 3-27, 2020
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

May 15-June 15, 2020
Grindr: The Opera by Erik Ransom


"I love The Ringwald Theatre with all of my heart and soul! Thank you for all of the gifts you share with the world."

good to know info

  • Arrive early as seating is general
  • Buying tickets in advance secures your spot, but make sure to arrive at least 10 minutes before showtime to get your seats
  • Waiting lists are available for sold out performances. You must arrive in person to add your name on a first-come, first-served basis.

getting to the theatre

The Ringwald Theatre
22742 Woodward Ave
Ferndale, MI 48220

Located on the east side of Woodward, just south of 9 mile rd, north of Dino's restaurant.

PARKING: Metered parking is available in front of theatre on Woodward, behind the theatre, the WAB, Como's and next to the Ferndale Library. There is also metered parking in the big lot located behind the Rust Belt Market (across the street).

NEW Parking rates/times: Mon-Sat: $.50 per half hour/$1 per hour from 11am - Midnight. Parking is free on Sundays and major holidays.