You can help support the preservation of Detroit and its historic buildings by visiting these amazing theatres in Detroit.
BROADWAY IN DETROIT
Detroit’s crown jewel, the Fox Theatre, is one of the most iconic theatres and music venues in the world. In addition to hosting some of the biggest names in show business, the historic venue features a collection of award-winning Broadway musicals, interactive stage shows, and treasured holiday favorites. The world-class theatre ranked sixth in the nation and seventh in the world in Pollstar’s 2019 Year-End Rankings for Top 200 Theatres.
Location: 2211 Woodward Ave. Detroit, MI
DETROIT MUSIC HALL
Once known as The Wilson Theater, the historic not-for-profit Detroit Music Hall has brought magic to the city through its presentations and productions in Southeast Michigan. Take it from Ray Charles, who declared the Music Hall as one of his all-time favorite houses to play! The building is still going strong with high-quality performing arts programs and education. The diversity of cultures is present in the community today. Be inspired by dance, theatre, and music, particularly jazz. After all, Fred Astaire and Mikhail Baryshnikov left their starry mark on stage. Not to mention, the voices of Etta James, Nina Simone, and Billie Holiday have soared through the rafters. Find tickets HERE for upcoming events.
Location: 350 Madison St, MI
Detroiters have long visited the Fisher Theatre and it’s become Detroit’s venue for touring productions of Broadway plays and musicals. You can also enjoy other national theatrical productions inside the golden-domed historic gem. The grand theatre was designed to hold space for spectacular talent. Take a moment to appreciate the ornate lobby. Visit this destination spot for a more elegant experience and to keep the theater entertainment alive. Click HERE to get tickets to performances like Hamilton and Les Miserables.
Location: 3011 Grand Boulevard, Detroit
For a dramatic experience, explore the Gem Theatre’s incredible interior and storied history making it one of the most sought-after event spaces in the city. Forbes Hospitality unites this authentic Detroit landmark with the premier event and hospitality services. The space is truly a gem for weddings, presentations, and special events, with ornate Spanish Revival and Arts & Crafts architecture, warm hand-painted dining rooms, and an exquisitely landscaped garden patio. Plan your next wedding or another private event at this beautiful location HERE.
Location: 333 Madison St, Detroit, MI