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Royal Oak Music Theatre

Address: 318 West Fourth Street, Royal Oak, MI 48067
Phone Number: 248-399-2980
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Ranked #4 of 17 Attractions in Royal Oak
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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English first
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127 reviews 127 reviews
27 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We've enjoyed many great concerts here. It's large enough to draw good acts and small enough to be up close and personal. Seating can be a challenge if not reserved, but crowds tend to be happy and friendly and most everyone is there for a good time, parking decks fill up so get there early and grab a bite to... More 

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Detroit, Michigan
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This is my neighborhood concert venue and I love it! They have a pretty decent lineup of up-and-coming bands plus a few big name acts from time to time. I saw Adele here for $17 before she got big. General admission is kind of pain as you have to get their early (and stand around) for a good spot, but... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Royal Oak is ONE Cool Town, as is its' neighbor Ferndale. The ROMT is such an amazing place to see a show. Crowds are beautiful, polite, intelligent, creative and interesting. Doesn't get better. Been seeing shows Here since I was a Kid. Returned after decades of living elsewhere, and it is still the best location for large bands in a... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan, United States
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63 reviews 63 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This is a great place to see a concert. The location is perfect for grabbing dinner and drinks before the show.

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Novi, Michigan
3 reviews 3 reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

You are eligible for a parking ticket in the city of Royal Oak even after paying to park in a public garage. I learned this the hard way in March of 2014 when I returned to my vehicle after a night on the town. It's sad to see a municipality so desperate for revenue. I doubt if I will ever... More 

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Beverly Hills, Michigan
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I've seen a few concerts here lately -- this is an awesome venue. It's big enough that you never feel over-crowded, and small enough that it preserves a real feeling of intimacy and camaraderie…also great for photos & videos. You can very near the stage, if you so desire!

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Burton, Michigan
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I wish there was an option for zero stars because that is what I feel is deserved for the experience I had there last Friday night. We had tickets to see the Impractical Jokers show at 10pm February 21st, for barstool seats. Shouldn't have been a problem, except the rows of seats were placed so closely together that we were... More 

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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52 reviews 52 reviews
15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We really love this Royal Oak gem! Its a great place to see your favorite bands! I have been in Royal Oak for over 30 years and this theater has been rocking longer than that.

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45 reviews 45 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013 via mobile

I saw Jimmy Eat World last night at this venue. It was my first time and I was pretty impressed. Everyone moved thru the line smoothly, they check ID's for 21+ before doors open, this makes things much easier! The venue isn't too small or large, just right for a more intimate concert setting. I didn't feel squished or too... More 

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Pinckney, Michigan
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2013

We went to see Alabama Shakes last night. There were two opening bands. Doors opened at 8:00, which was a bit late IMO for a Wed. night. Alabama Shakes didn't even come out until well after 10:00. Not sure if that was a venue or band issue, but I was disappointed with the timing and sick of waiting around. Keep... More 

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