Fifty Years of Meadow Brook Theatre (Images of Modern by Thom F. Foxlee,Maryann Foxlee

By Thom F. Foxlee,Maryann Foxlee

Meadow Brook Theatre (MBT) all started in 1966 as a part of a technique to affiliate expert song and theatre with Oakland University's educational courses. The theater turned a truth whilst John Fernald, an across the world acclaimed director and head of London's Royal Academy of Dramatic paintings, permitted Chancellor D.B. Varner's invitation to set up a resident specialist theatre corporation at the university's campus. In January 1967, the curtain rose; approximately 5 a long time later, MBT continues to be a key portion of Oakland County's cultural textile. Many recognized actors--including William harm, Curtis Armstrong, and Cindy Williams--have seemed on its stage.

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