Metro Detroit's Jewish Ensemble Theatre, known in recent seasons simply as JET, starts previews of John Logan's Never the Sinner, the lauded regional and Off-Broadway play about the notorious Leopold and Loeb murder trial, Feb. 10. Opening is Feb 14.
JET associate artistic director John Michael Manfredi directs a cast that includes Hal Youngblood as Clarence Darrow, Greg Trzaskoma as Robert Crowe, David Wolber as Leopold and John Hawkinson as Loeb. James Bowen, Carey Crim and Jim Shanley round out the cast. Performances continue to March 7.
JET, a nonprofit Actors' Equity theatre in suburban Detroit, performs at the Aaron DeRoy Theatre at the Metropolitan Jewish Community Center, 6600 W. Maple Rd., in West Bloomfield, MI.
For ticket information, call (248) 788-2900.
-- By Kenneth Jones