“Fiddler on the Roof”: Encore Musical Theatre Company.
July 12-15, 19-22, & 26-29 and Aug. 2-5 & 9-12. Barb Cullen and Jon Huffmann direct this Dexter-based professional company in Joseph Stein, Jerry Bock, and Sheldon Harnick’s beloved, heartwarming musical, based on stories by celebrated Yiddish writer Sholem Aleichem, about life in a small Russian Jewish community around 1900. The show’s many familiar songs include “If I Were a Rich Man,” “Sunrise, Sunset,” and “To Life.” Stars U-M voice professor Stephen West, with Marlene Inman-Reilly, Judy Dery, Katherine Kujala, Clare Lauer, Hannah Clague, and Sebastian Gerstner.
7 p.m. (Thurs.), 8 p.m. (Fri. & Sat.), & 3 p.m. (Sat., Sun., & Aug. 9), Encore, 3126 Broad St., Dexter. Tickets $28 (seniors & students, $25; groups of 10 or more, $22) in advance at theencoretheatre.org and at the door. 268-6200. [map]