JoAnne Purtan with star of "IF/THEN" musical

Posted at 1:55 PM, Mar 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-30 14:03:43-04

The hit Broadway musical "IF/THEN" is captivating crowds at Detroit's Fisher Theatre. The star of the show Jackie Burns opens up about her performance. WATCH the video clip for her interview with JoAnne Purtan on 7 Action News at Noon.

So what if you chose one path instead of another? How would your life be different today? That's the premise of "IF/THEN," the hit Broadway musical now playing at the Fisher Theatre in Detroit through April 10th. Tickets are available and also .

The story focuses on  Elizabeth, a city planner who moves back to New York to restart her life in that city of infinite possibilities. When fate interferes with her carefully designed plans, Elizabeth's life splits into two parallel paths. IF/THEN follows both stories simultaneously as this modern woman (Liz & Beth) faces the intersection of choice and chance.

Jackie Burns shines in the dual roles of Liz & Beth, effortlessly working two storylines on the stage.
The show is written by Tom Kitt (music) and Brian Yorkey (book and lyrics), and directed by Michael Greif. They comprise the creative team behind the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning musical, Next to Normal.


-              Tuesday through Saturday evening performances at 8:00 p.m.

-              Sunday evening performances at 7:30 p.m.

-              Saturday & Sunday matinees at 2:00 p.m.

-              Sunday April 3 at 7:30 p.m. is a special open captioned performance

Tickets for IF/THEN range from $35 - $90 (includes parking and facility fees). . Tickets will be available for purchase at all Ticketmaster locations, by phone at 1-800-982-2787, online at or, and at The Fisher Theatre box office. Tickets for the open captioned performance may be purchased in person at The Fisher Theatre box office or by phone at 313-872-1000, ext. 0. A limited number of premium seats will be available through Ticketmaster and at the box office.  For group sales (12 or more) please email or call (313) 871-1132. Performance schedule, prices and cast are subject to change without notice.

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