WDET’s Ryan Patrick Hooper speaks with Haidle and Detroit Public Theatre’s co-founder Courtney Burkett about the play.
Haidle says the show is centered around a woman who grows older and bakes a cake “in real-time” on stage.
According to Burkett, the DPT commissioned Haidle to write the play “before he had written a word of it.”
“We believe in his ability,” Burkett says of Haidle. “He’s an incredible artist.”
Click on the audio player above for the full conversation.