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Beautiful Theater!

Whether seeing a movie or a concert, the Michigan Theater is top notch. An old fashioned organ... read more

Reviewed July 31, 2019
Ann Arbor, Michigan
A step back in time

When was the last time you showed up early to a movie and had a live organist play to you? At... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2019
Detroit, Michigan
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603 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2003
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Reviewed July 31, 2019

Whether seeing a movie or a concert, the Michigan Theater is top notch. An old fashioned organ player plays the pipe organ in the main theater before movies. They have delicious popcorn with real butter, as well as other quality snacks and beverages. Concerts here...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

When was the last time you showed up early to a movie and had a live organist play to you? At first I thought it was corny, but now I love that aspect. That said, it is not a fancy modern theater, so don't expect...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 25, 2019

This movie theater has the flair of a few decades ago. It is cosy and comfortable, it is spacy and has a very nice atmosphere.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Michael F
Reviewed June 5, 2019

I've been to the Michigan Theatre numerous times over the last 4 decades, starting back during my time as a student in the 1980s. The place has only gotten better as time has passed, with a wide variety of events, films, concerts, and shows in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rick M
Reviewed May 7, 2019

What a beautiful old building. The sound was amazing at this concert. The seats look old and I was worried about comfort but it was comfortable. Lots of stairs here and I watched lots of people struggle with that. I would recommend coming here just...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank limila
Reviewed April 25, 2019 via mobile

The little know pictures as well popular movies shown in their screening room, as well as the large venue in the historic Theater. We saw Amazing Grace, the feature about Aretha Franklyn, recording her gospel album. Felt fortunate to see in A beautiful theater locally.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Dixie B
Reviewed February 19, 2019 via mobile

This lovingly-restored theater (and its cousin, The State Theater), are my favorite places to see all the best movies (and live shows in the auditorium of the Michigan Theater, too). In addition to being able to see films on the big screen with great sound,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Laurie W
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Make sure you watch a movie at the AUDITORIUM and visit a little earlier for the Organ Show. It’s lovely. Quite expensive popcorn and sodas though (costs us as much as the tickets :/

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank giorgos19904
Reviewed January 9, 2019

This may be the best motion picture and special events theater in the State of Michigan. Designed by famed theater architect Maurice Finkle, the theater opened in 1927. Over 50 years I've seen dozens of famous musician perform here and the films are always A...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

We visited the Michigan Theater for a free screening of Elf. It was our first visit to the theater and we were very impressed. The detail and artwork of the building is breathtaking and it brings you back in time. We sat up in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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