Sep 21, 2015


Tickets On Sale Now

(DETROIT – September 21, 2015) - Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!, the one-man fusion of theatre and stand-up starring Josh Hyman returns to the City Theatre from Friday, January 22 through Sunday, January 31. The show is a light-hearted theatrical comedy based on the New York Times #1 best-selling book by John Gray. Moving swiftly through a series of vignettes, the show covers everything from dating and marriage to the bedroom.

Tickets ($54) go on sale Friday, October 2 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at, The Fox Theatre and Joe Louis Arena box offices, Hockeytown Authentics in Troy (without service charge) at all Ticketmaster locations and To charge tickets by phone, call (800) 745-3000.  For additional information, call (313) 471-6611. Discounts are available for groups of six or more by calling Olympia Entertainment Group Sales at 313-471-3099.

Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE! is more than just the book. After beginning in Paris in 2007, Men are From Mars–Women are From Venus LIVE! has been seen by more than one million people around Europe. It debuted in the United States in February 2013 in Raleigh, North Carolina and will be playing to audiences around the United States and Canada throughout the year.

This hysterical show will have couples elbowing each other all evening as they see themselves on stage. Sexy and fast paced, this show is definitely for adults, but will leave audiences laughing and giggling like little kids!

Starring in this theatrical comedy is Josh Hyman. Josh is a New York City-based actor, comedian, and writer. He has competed in numerous IFNY Monologue Slam competitions, winning the Battle of the Champions in 2011. Josh is also known for his commercial TV work appearing in spots for Dunkin Donuts, Time Warner Cable, AT&T, ESPN, Good Morning America, Lowes, Jimmy Dean, Verizon Wireless and more. 

Josh is also an original cast member of the Off-Broadway smash-hit Drunk Shakespeare, and has appeared on HBO's The Deuce, CBS' Blue Bloods and Nick Jr.'s Team Umizoomi. Along with developing the TV pilot Sport Smart and the webseries Let's Shoot Dirty, Josh also produces YouTube videos - most notably the "You Down With JPP" song-parody sensation that accompanied the New York Giants' 2012 Super Bowl run. 

When Mars and Venus collide, the adventures are earth-shatteringly hysterical.

Since being published in 1992, John Gray’s Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus, exploring the differences between the sexes, has sold in excess of 50 million copies, been translated into 40 different languages and is one of the most recognizable titles in the world. Gray has written 17 books and become one of the most trusted relationship authors today, appearing on the national lecture circuit and on such TV shows as Good Morning America, Oprah and Larry King Live.

Producer, St. Louis based Emery Entertainment has produced or promoted thousands of events around the globe, including superstar attractions Blue Man Group, David Copperfield and James Taylor.

The talented team assembled for this production continues with the award winning playwright Eric Coble, direction by Broadway veteran Mindy Cooper, and animation & video production by the talented animators at Bazillion Productions.